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All New Interiors including flat screen, granite counters, appliances, furnishin

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Last updated: 04/08/2017
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  • Minimum stay:3-6 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Townhome
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4

Come for a romantic or getaway weekend or enjoy Thanksgiving or the December holiday season at this completely newly renovated contemporary beach retreat. BRAND NEW,TOP-OF-LINE, POWERFUL CENTRAL AIRCONDITIONING HAS RECENTLY BEEN INSTALLED (even though really not needed as so close to the beach that the residence enjoys the cool ocean breezes) !.
Enjoy La Jolla and the San Diego area from a lovely residential neighborhood, just six blocks from the golden sand of WindanSea Beach and 1/2 block from downtown La Jolla Village!

The residence has a high efficiency - brand new central air conditioning and heating system.

All appliances and designer furnishings in this sophisticated contemporary are brand new in 2013. There is sleeping for four – the master bedroom has a queen bed, the guest bedroom has two full beds; all mattresses are Plushtops and brand new. The granite countertop kitchen is fully equipped with dining table for six and kitchen island for additional eating. The unit has a washer and dryer for your use during your stay. There is Free Direct TV and WI-fi Internet come with the rental. The retreat has a large, private deck with table/chairs a double chaise lounge and BBQ.

The house is in a great location for enjoying the amenities of La Jolla and the San Diego area. La Jolla is a friendly town for walking. It is just 6 blocks to the Beach and La Jolla Village businesses, dining, shopping and other activities are right next to the retreat – town center, museums, restaurants, shops and businesses. A delightful Sunday Farmers Market is a source of fresh produce and unique crafts. The Coggan Aquatic Center with Olympic-size pool and sports complex offering tennis courts, track, baseball fields and basketball courts is located just two blocks east of the home.

As an alternative to strolling thru La Jolla, the main public bus line stops within a block of the house and provides transportation throughout La Jolla and south to Pacific Beach, Mission Bay and other San Diego destinations. Beach bikes are also readily available for rental. The retreat has street parking space for one car.

Welcome to La Jolla and “your home away from home”. In Spanish, La Jolla means 'the jewel,' and as a local resident of La Jolla, CA for more then 20 years, I am proud to call this ‘jewel’ home and look forward to you exploring and discovering this breathtaking, Mediterranean-style seaside town - sitting on cliffs flanking the ocean. Enjoy Your Visit & ‘Your Home’

– Thank you, Owner, Lisa Widmier

Exploring La Jolla:

There is no shortage of things to explore and discover right in La Jolla from eating at top restaurants with expansive views to strolling along the ‘cove’ to learning to ocean kayak to taking in a show at our Tony Award-winning Playhouse.
For an ongoing list of current events be sure to visit and download the free app La Jolla 37; it is an interactive map that lets you discover 37 places within La Jolla and the stories behind places from the Cross on top of Mount Soledad to Seal Beach to the Cove to many more.
Here is a short list of my top 10 picks for places to discover:
1. La Jolla Playhouse: If there's a show on, don't miss the Tony Award-winning La Jolla Playhouse - in the past 20 years, they've launched no less than nine plays to Broadway (including Jersey Boys, I Am My Own Wife and Memphis), with six of them winning Tony Awards and one garnering a Pulitzer Prize.
2. Mount Soledad: Climbing up to the Mount Soledad War memorial affords magnificent views of La Jolla, San Diego and beyond.
3. Torrey Pines Reserve: Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve is located within San Diego city limits and yet remains one of the wildest stretches of land on our Southern California coast! Because of the efforts and foresight of the people in this area, 2000 acres of land are as they were before San Diego was developed -with the chaparral plant community, the rare and elegant Torrey pine trees, miles of unspoiled beaches and a lagoon that is vital to migrating seabirds. Well worth taking a few hours to hike (easy hiking tails) to explore this Park.
4. La Jolla Cove & Shores: This is still the number one draw for visitors from around the globe; a simple stroll along the seawall above the cliffs will quickly reveal why? La Jolla Cove is a small, picturesque cove and beach that is surrounded by cliffs in La Jolla, San Diego, California. The Cove is protected as part of a marine reserve; underwater it is very rich in marine life, and is popular with snorkelers and scuba divers.
The swells that often roll in from the open ocean here can be rather large and strong, and so being in the water at the Cove is not always suitable for people who do not have good water skills. The water temperature is also often a little colder than the average San Diego beach, and the beach has the disadvantage that the dry sand area is very small at high tide. In contrast, during very low tides, a lot of interesting tide pools are revealed at the Cove.
5. Shop Girard Ave & Prospect Street: The choice of celebrities and bargain-hunters alike, La Jolla is for all who seek 'just for me' instead of 'me, too'. Here, you'll find the priceless and the popular. The haute couture and the comfortably familiar. The world's most luxurious brands and the everyday values. Who wouldn't you rather browse a beautiful seaside village than a crowded, noisy mall? However, it is the numerous art galleries that get my top pick for ways to shop or ‘window shop’ in my hometown.
6. Take in the Sunset: Take your pick from the WindanSea, The Shores or The Cove; all offer amazing places to watch the sunset. People camp out hours in advance with their lawn chairs and picnic dinners to experience one of the most photographed sunsets in the world.
7. La Jolla Open Aire Market: Every Sunday, the upper playground at La Jolla Elementary is transformed into a colorful, friendly and wholesome Farmer's Market. Come experience the community feel, live music, creative artisans, diverse food court, and local farm-fresh fruits, vegetables, and flowers. Consistently ranked as one of the largest and best farmers markets in San Diego, our Sunday Market in La Jolla has grown to become one of the premier weekly events for locals and tourists alike. Families and their kids can enjoy the live music, fresh air, playgrounds, and grass fields to run and play on.
8. Birch Aquarium at Scripps: Birch Aquarium at Scripps is the public exploration center for the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego. Perched on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the aquarium features more than 60 habitats of fishes and invertebrates from the cold waters of the Pacific Northwest to the tropical waters of Mexico and the Caribbean. An interactive museum showcases research discoveries by Scripps scientists on climate, Earth and ocean science.
9. Museum of Contemporary Art – La Jolla: At MCASD in La Jolla, take in the fabulous ocean view from the Edwards Garden Gallery, or lunch on the patio at the Museum Cafe. The La Jolla location also houses the Museum’s X Store, filled with a selection of contemporary art books, apparel, and innovative design objects.
10. Biking, ocean kayaking, paddle boarding, etc: The town was designed for outdoor ‘lovers’ and there is no shortage of ideas from renting cruiser bikers and exploring the town by bike to kayaking to learning to surf. However, my top pick, would be to rent a kayak and explore the La Jolla Caves. A guided tour is highly recommended,

And here is my top picks for places to eat from take out to casual dining to top-notch restaurants:
Great Take Out places ($-$$): El Pescador Fish Market, 627 Pearl Street or The Promiscuous Fork, 6984 La Jolla Blvd. *one of my favoriate things to do is grab take out from either of these places and watch the sunset at the La Jolla Cove or WindanSea Beach
Great Casual Dining places (aka very family friendly) ($-$$$): Sammy’s Woodfired Pizza, 702 Pearl Street or Prepkitchen, 7556 Fay Ave.
Great Top-Notch Restaurants with amazing views ($$$-$$$$): A.R. Valentien, The Lodge at Torrey Pines, ask for a table out on the deck and watch the sunset over the 18th hole of Torrey Pines Golf Course, rated one of the top restaurants for a reason, well worth the experience or Eddie V’s, 1270 Prospect Street, amazing views, service and food, one of my personal favorite places to dine.


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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/08/2017

Property Type

  • Townhome
  • On floor 2
  • 1300 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Completely new!!!

Entertainment

  • Books

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Beautiful new dining table and chairs! Also, outside dining and lounging on private roof top deck!!!...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    BRAND NEW, TOP OF LINE, POWERFUL CENTRAL AIR CONDITIONING RECENTLYINSTALLED even though not needed as residence is close to ocean and enjoys cool ocean breezes. ...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Brand New - in unit!...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Brand new, top-of-line, high power/efficiency central air conditioning and heat installed December 2015!...moreless

  • Internet:

    Free wifi!!!...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    One off-street parking space plus on street parking spaces...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Brand New - in unit!...moreless

Kitchen

Outside

  • Boat:

    For rent at Mission Bay...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    Huge Private Deck with Dining table and lounging area....moreless

  • Golf:

    World Reknown Torry Pines Golf Course...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    For rent at La Jolla Shores...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Deck and private patio garden...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Brand New Grill on Private Roof Top Deck ...moreless

  • Tennis:

    Free courts at nearby La Jolla High School...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    For rent at Mission Pay and La Jolla shores...moreless

Building Type

  • House

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Summer 2017
May 27 - Sep 4, 2017
6 night min stay
$395
$2,400 $6,800
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$350
$1,990 $3,900
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Check Out Cleaning Fee $150

Notes:

Check In is at 4 pm on day of arrival and check out is at 11 am on day of departure. Rates are subject to change until reservation is booked and first payment is made. Reservations are non-refundable less than 30 days before check in.


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

20 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Diego Airport
0.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Many Bars within blocks!
9 Miles
Nearest Golf
Torrey Pines Golf Course (Public)
9 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak
3 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Interstate 5
0.1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Many within blocks!
0.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
WindandSea

Car: Not Necessary

The house is in a great location for enjoying the amenities of La Jolla and the San Diego area. La Jolla is a friendly town for walking. It is just four blocks to the Beach and La Jolla Village businesses, dining, shopping and other activities are within ½ mile of the retreat – town center, museums, restaurants, shops and businesses. A delightful Sunday Farmers Market is a source of fresh produce and unique crafts. The Coggan Aquatic Center with Olympic-size pool and sports complex offering tennis courts, track, baseball fields and basketball courts is located just two blocks east of the home.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2013

About the owner: I graduated magna cum laude form Cornell Hotel School and my focus has been in the hotel industry. I have now created a collection of vacation rental properties in La Jolla and am living my dream of providing hospitality services to visitors to my vacation rental properties. I strive to make these properties fantastic for you and your visit wonderful! – Thank you, Owner, Lisa Widmier

Why the Owner Chose La Jolla, San Diego, CA, USA:
Welcome to La Jolla and “your home away from home”. In Spanish, La Jolla means 'the jewel,' and as a local resident of La Jolla, CA for more then 20 years, I am proud to call this ‘jewel’ home and look forward to you exploring and discovering this breathtaking, Mediterranean-style seaside town - sitting on cliffs flanking the ocean. Enjoy Your Visit & ‘Your Home’

The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
This property is 1/2 block away from the commercial center of La Jolla Village with all the wonderful restaurants, shops and theaters within walking distance.


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Speaks: english
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/08/2017

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  • All New Interiors including flat screen, granite counters, appliances, furnishin

    All New Interiors including flat screen, granite counters, appliances, furnishin

  • This Beach is THREE blocks from the residence!!!!  Marine Street Beach

    This Beach is THREE blocks from the residence!!!! Marine Street Beach

  • Comfortable sofas

    Comfortable sofas

  • All new stainless appliances and stone countertops

    All new stainless appliances and stone countertops

  • Dining for six

    Dining for six

  • Master Bedroom with Queen PlushTop Bed

    Master Bedroom with Queen PlushTop Bed

  • Master bedroom has flat screen TV and walk in closet

    Master bedroom has flat screen TV and walk in closet

  • Interesting art and reading lights for each bed.

    Interesting art and reading lights for each bed.

  • Private roof terrace with BBQ, dining table and loungechairs

    Private roof terrace with BBQ, dining table and loungechairs

  • All new bath with shower/tub

    All new bath with shower/tub

  • Designer accents throughout

    Designer accents throughout

  • Living room with flat screen tv and desk work area

    Living room with flat screen tv and desk work area

  • Bar eating area

    Bar eating area

  • Interesting art throughout

    Interesting art throughout

  • Door from master bedroom to private roof terrace.

    Door from master bedroom to private roof terrace.

  • Guest bedroom has two full (double) beds.

    Guest bedroom has two full (double) beds.

  • Guest bedroom has large reach-in closet

    Guest bedroom has large reach-in closet

  • Private roof terrace

    Private roof terrace

  • In residence new washer and dryer

    In residence new washer and dryer

  • Floor Plan showing furniture and private roof top deck

    Floor Plan showing furniture and private roof top deck

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Friday, April 21, 2017

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