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Charming Ocean Beach Vacation Flat - Block From Beach

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 750 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bdrms fully furnished with all the amenities of home. Furnished patio &yard

Our cozy apartment is one and a half blocks from the beach. There is a small front yard, a completely furnished deck with a barbecue grill, patio table, chairs and umbrella. Inside is tile and hardwood flooring and brand new furniture and decorations. New paint, new sofa, new beds, new dressers and chairs – everything is brand new as of july 2013

Please keep in mind, the apartment is on the small side. Only 750 square feet. There is a pull-out couch in the living room and it will sleep 6, but it's better suited for 2-4 people

IMPORTANT NOTE: No more than 1 pet per rental please

We also have a 1 bedroom beach cottage (sleeps 4) for rent right next door so if you're traveling with more people, it might be fun to rent the cottage and the apartment!

The cottage VRBO #385631

Ocean beach is an authentic, ocean-front community with an eclectic, intimate character that is revered by travelers from around the world. It is a perfect destination for families, couples, singles, surfers, boaters, explorers - people with active lifestyles or people who just want to relax on the beach. Everything San Diego has to offer is virtually at your doorstep.

OR, spend the day at home. Read the morning paper on the deck with a cup of coffee, barbecue steaks at dinner time on the patio, or just lounge with a cold beer by the firepit after an invigorating day at the beach.

Amenities include indoor and outdoor furniture, fully-equipped kitchen, tv/dvd, stereo, wifi internet, bath towels, beach towels, hair dryer, linens, pillows, blankets - all the comforts of home.

We are a small, family-owned operation. Like you, we love to travel and we know what it means to provide quality customer service. For the duration of your stay, we will be available all hours for all your needs.

NOTE: We only have two off street parking spaces to share between several units. For this reason, we lowered the general price of the rental but charge $7.60 per day for a dedicated, off street parking space. Must be arranged in advance.

Attractions within walking distance

1) Pacific Ocean – forget the car! Just walk to the beach in 5 minutes.

2) 2) SAN DIEGO RIVER TRAIL - Beginning at the Ocean, and only a block or so from the bungalow, The San Diego River trail is excellent for wildlife viewing; bird watchers from all over the county come to snap pictures, and get good sightings and light for an array of wildlife. Fish are always jumping, eagles and hawks are often flying with live catches in their talons or beaks, and the tides make sure the visit is never the same twice.

3) Robb Field – is a huge park and recreation complex with multiple tennis, basketball and handball court. It also has a fitness gym, lighted softball and multi-purpose fields, playground area for kids, and acres of wide open grass with picnic tables and shade trees.

5) Robb Skateboard Park – is a recently-built, 40 thousand square foot, state-of-the-art skate park.

6) Main Street Ocean Beach (Newport Avenue) – stroll along antique row or shop in any of the dozens of mom-n-pop retail stores. Roam the farmers market and street fair every Wednesday afternoon. Afterward have lunch, or an adult beverage, at one of the many restaurants, nightclubs and neighborhood bars.

7) Ocean Beach Pier – is the second longest pier in California. It’s an amazing, panoramic location from which to drop a fishing line (no license needed), take a romantic stroll, or grab a burger and a beer at the OB Pier Café.

8) The Tide Pools of Sunset Cliffs – stroll along the stunning, striated sunset cliffs of the pacific ocean. This is one of the most beautiful locations in the world, named after its amazing sunsets. Take a leisurely stroll down to sea level and explore the magic and the mystery of the tide pools at low tide.

9) Bird Watching at the Famosa Slough – birdwatchers come from around the world to see the many different, exotic birds that inhabit this 37-acre wetland, including, osprey, snowy egrets, pelicans, ducks, sandpipers in the estuary black-necked stilts, avocets, kingfisher, forster's tern, and great egret. Walk or bike on the path that circumnavigates the slough.

Attractions within driving distance

10 minutes – is all the driving time you need to visit Sea World, Seaport Village, historic Old Town, downtown San Diego and the historic Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego Convention Center, Little Italy, maritime museums, Petco Park (SD Padres stadium), and San Diego’s main airport, Lindbergh field.

20 minutes – to San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park and museums, Torrey Pines golf course, five outdoor shopping malls, Qualcomm Stadium (San Diego Chargers), Coronado Island and the Historic Hotel Del Coronado, Cabrillo National monument and lighthouse.

30 minutes - to Tijuana and the Mexico border, Del Mar Racetrack and Fairgrounds, several gaming casinos, Legoland, etc.

As you can see, there is so much to see and do within a close distance of our vacation units you probably won't be able to do it all in once visit. Which is why we want you to come back.

Best!

Ed Decker

Ocean beach getaways

619 261 5664

More Details

Owner
Ed
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 26, 2017

About Ed

We are a family owned business with tons of experience with travel and the service industry. We know how to provide for our guests and want nothing more than to help make your stay as enjoyable and memorable as it can be.

Ed purchased this apartment in 1994

Amenities

Ocean Beach Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • one bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • 2 bedrooms
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • shuffleboard
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
IMPORTANT NOTE: No more than 1 pet per rental please

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

Charming Ocean Beach Vacation Flat - Block From Beach
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews
5

Great cozy cottage to relax in!

  • 5 of 5

Great cozy comfortable clean place to relax. The house was well furnished with everything you would need. We made many meals and enjoyed the quiet. (We even got used to the planes flying over) We enjoyed playing the board games that were available during the rain we got on New Years Eve. We enjoyed our daily morning walks around the area and to the beach, which was only 7 to 10 minutes from the house. Surf Rider Pizza place is within walking distance from the house and was so delicious. A great place to relax and enjoy if your are in the Ocean Beach area.

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Albuquerque, NM
5

Great place!

  • 5 of 5

Great place. Beach house everything you need. Ed is very accommodating. Wonderful neighborhood, walk to beach, restaurants, etc. Rent both of Ed's cottages for a big group. Will definitely stay here again!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great rental

  • 4 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at this property. Area was quiet ( except for the early morning planes overhead). Unit was comfortable and perfect for bringing the dog. I will return as Ocean Beach is my new go-to vacation spot!

  • Submitted: May 31, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great property, great stay

  • 5 of 5

The place was clean, well furnished and we'll maintained. Everything we needed for a comfortable stay was there and Ed was very friendly and available...We'll certainly stay there again.

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Wallkill, New York
5

Excellent Accomodations

  • 5 of 5

This Ocean Beach cottage you just can't ask for more! Perfect place to stay while in San Diego, clean, comfortable and ALL the comforts of home even "better!" Mike and Ed are extremely accommodating and Mike went above and beyond during our stay. Everything beautiful San Diego has to offer and its numerous attractions are only a short distance away. Hope to go back to San Diego and when we do this will be our #1 choice to stay.

  • Submitted: Oct 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Charming as the ad indicates

  • 4 of 5

Lovely cottage. Cozy, clean , truly charming. The court yard with it beautiful garden and well kept lawn became a place to relax and enjoy the breeze . The owner was attentive and helpful. I will be back. We were impressed as soon as we walked in. Actually very surprised . Thanks .

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
3 Miles
Lindbergh Field/San Diego Airport
Nearest Barpub
100 Metres
Mothers Saloon
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
San Diego Harbor Excursion and Coronado Ferry
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Torrey Pines
Nearest Train
5 Miles
Amtrak
Nearest Motorway
100 Metres
Interstate 8 and Interstate 5
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
BoBeux
Nearest Ski
150 Miles
big bear mountain
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Ocean Beach / Dog Beach
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Ocean Beach Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
high season
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
$215
$1,295
$2,990
 
 
Off Season
Jan 3 2018 - Feb 28 2018
3 night minimum stay
$170
$896
$2,589
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$185
$1,085
$2,421
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $150 + Tax
Property Damage Protection $99
cleaning fee $150
Tax Rate 10.05%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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