"Tuscany on the Beach" Now Booking for March Maddness Savings(7 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:3-7 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
Charming Beach Duplex Only 5 Houses to the Beach
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2. Arrival and Departure Date.
3. Number of Adults and Children under 18.
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*******If you need more room at the same location and would like to reserve a three bedroom instead,
or want the option to rent both exceptional vacation rentals for a super reunion sized experience, please email or text owner. Many return guests have rented both homes all together for additional family and friends they chose to invite. So please email owner and provide your email and phone number so that the owner can contact you with the other listing number for you to view all the photos and answer any questions you may have.
This charming beach duplex is located only 5 houses from Stone Steps Beach and is just a short walk to the ever popular, Moonlight Beach. After years in the making, Moonlight Beach just competed construction on new bathrooms, a restaurant, and a rental equipment and expanded life guard facility to main tower in addition to existing fire pits, volleyball, a play ground, and even a tennis court just a short walk away.
As you enter the gate, you will be delighted to see that your world has just transformed as you begin your vacation at the beautiful 'Tuscany on the Beach'. A true secret unknown to those passing by at the street.
Your vacation home has been recently remodeled with granite and travertine tiles throughout. It is beautifully furnished and decorated and boasts a Tuscan-like feel. The kitchen is well equipped complete with modern appliances, dishes, glassware, and utensils. All linens, bedding, and beach towels are also provided for your convenience. Your Tuscan vacation home has a beautiful patio area with plenty of seating, and an amazing outdoor kitchen. You can either eat in or dine 'Alfresco Style' in the outdoor dining area that overlooks a beautiful garden and play yard. For the young at heart, bring nothing as your stay includes most beach equipment needs and there are plenty of board games, lawn games, tennis racquets, and an out door ping-pong table.
Whether you're a family looking for the ultimate beach vacation or surfers looking for awesome waves, this is the place for you. Couples looking for a romantic honeymoon or anniversary, golfers looking to play world class courses, or Thoroughbred Racing regulars who disire an alternative to Del Mar... all will discover that 'Tuscany on the Beach' is the perfect place to relax and enjoy a well desrved vacation.
Note: Enjoy a day trip of watersking/wakeboarding and tubing.
You can book a family sized ski/deck boat with crew on beautiful Mission Bay for an additional fee. Inquire at time of reservation.
*****This is a No-Smoking Vacation Rental so no smoking, not even outsidel******
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Member since: 2013
- 750 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Children Welcome:
- Non Smoking Only
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 5-7
Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom
- DVD Player:
- Game Room:
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Gambling Casinos
- Horseback Riding
- Miniature Golf
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Basketball Court
- Deepsea Fishing
- Equestrian Events
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Ice Skating
- Jet Skiing
- Pier Fishing
- Roller Blading
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Surf Fishing
- Water Skiing
- Water Tubing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Coffee Maker
- Dishes & Utensils
- Deck / Patio:
- Lawn / Garden:
- Outdoor Grill:
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Winter Snow Bird Savings
Jan 9 - Apr 7, 2017
7 night min stay
May 17 - Sep 20, 2017
5 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
- Pet Fee $100 + tax
- Cleaning Fee $95
- Tax Rate 10%
September 1 - May 30 $3995.00/month (With Two Month Stays)
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Car: Not Necessary
San Diego Botanical Garden is located right here in Encinitas and is one of the worlds best in addition to the beautiful San Elijo Lagoon with exceptional bird watching and hicking activities.
* Sea Side Bazar weekends on Mian St.
* La Paloma Theater Theater
* Farmers Market every Sunday just down the street
* World Class surf spots nearby;
Cardiff Reef, Swami's, Pipes,'D' Street,
Stone Steps, Beacons, and Grand View
* Embarcadero Waterfront
* Mission Bay Boating and Fishing Excursions
* Amusement and Attraction Parks
- Lego Land
- Sea World
- San Diego Zoo
- Safari Animal Park
- Belmont Park (roller coaster)
- Water Parks
* Other Attractions
- Knotts Berry Farm
- Universal Studios
- Queen Mary
- Temecula Wineries
Year Purchased: 1985
About the owner: Welcome to 'Tuscany on the Beach.' I'm Loretta Marie and so happy you found me on VRBO. Ever since I was a small child growing up in Southern California amongst a wonderful, large family, I always loved going to the beach. Unfortunately many of those beaches were the flat, heavily populated type like Santa Monica in L.A. and Huntington and Newport Beach in Orange County. But at the age of 16, the crowded, flat beaches of LA and Orange County would become a thing of the past. I luckily came across Encinitas with my older brothers during a small surfing trip. When we drove up the hill on Old Highway 101 near La Costa Ave., I immediately fell in love as we entered Encinitas and knew right then that I would some day live in this beautiful town. It felt like 'Hometown USA on the Beach with towering eucaliptus trees, unique shops and reataurants, and with a laid back, Hawian, North Shore kind of feel. The beaches were amazingly beautiful with large bluffs, two large lagoons, and of course boasted incredible waves. I knew right then and there that someday soon, I would return to live here. So a few years later, I came back to start my college years and have stayed here in the Encinitas area ever since; enjoying all the water activities, restaurants, and it's terrific, small town beach atmoshphere.
Why the Owner Chose Encinitas, CA, USA:
I chose to purchase this wonderful duplex property because it was located only 5 houses to Stone Steps Beach and near the ever popular, Moonlight Beach. It was the most charming beach home I had ever seen with each home having it's own unique style and amazing outdoor living spaces that make beach living so wonderful.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
When I first entered the property, I was taken by the amazing yard that was virtually hidden from the street. The secured entrance gate and fenced in yard allowed tremendous privacy and a tranquil setting that made me immediately feel like I was on a relaxing vacation. The large, beautiful coral tree, grass, and charming alcove patio area made me never want to leave. I became even more surprised when I realized the property had another completely separate home with another private yard that was equally impressive and each with it's own unique style that felt like home in each their own way. I immediately put in an offer and ultimately became a homeowner for the first time making my beach front living dream come true. To this day, it is my favorite place to be and is where I spent the rest of my years with my husband while raising our three beautiful children. Recently, we made both homes of the duplex vacation rentals so that they could be enjoyed throughout the year by family and friends as we began to travel and do home exchanges with friends in Europe. Recently, I came to realize that this wonderful beach property should be shared with even more wonderful folks who could also use a well desrved vacation at the beach. I felt it was implortant to provide all our favorite games and beach equipment so that travelers and friends would only need to pack their clothes and a bathing suit. Although my family has traveled to many far away places throughout the world including the real Tuscany area of Italy, our favorite place has always been right here at our very own, 'Tuscany on the Beach.' I can not tell you how happy it makes me feel to share this wonderful home with you, my next guest, at the beautiful, 'Tuscany on the Beach.' Enjoy...
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Fantastic patio area to enjoy the beautiful California sunshine.
World class surfing at Swami's Beach
Play or charge your I-Pod at AM/FM/CD docking station and desk.
Well equipped kitchen with granite counters, modern appliances, and lighting.
Relax in a warm tuscan bath after a day at the beach.
Get a good nights sleep in your beautiful tuscan queen sleigh bed.
Perfect bedroom for a second couple joining your beach time adventure.
Always greeted by a beautiful yard and gate each time you return from the beach.
Enjoy a game of badmitton on this spacious lawn.
This is where my family loves to play Risk, Taboo, and Monopoly.
The outdoor ping ping table is sure to be a hit with the kids while DAD BBQs.
Play your favorite board games late at night.
Ocean Views only a few houses away...
Great seating area by day, third slumber area with pull out sofa bed by night.
Enjoy your favorite programs and DVDs on this hidden state of the art TV.
Tuscan travertine kitchen and gas cooking...
Enjoy a Tuscan shower after a great workout surfing or running on the beach.
Watch your favorite late night show or DVD as you begin to retire for the night.
A touch of 'Tuscan Elegance' found in every corner.
An outdoor kitchen with spacious dinning area is dad's BBQ dream come true.
his outdoor kitchen is sure to bring out the cook in your favorite man.
Additional seating for your favorite guests.
Included laundry, game and beach equipment, beverage fridge, and 1/2 surf bath.
Even beach towels are provided so pack light.
This listing was first published here in 2013.
Date last modified - Thursday, February 23, 2017
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