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***Luxurious Estate Home-Sumptuous Views - Resort Like!!!***

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 (14 if also rent #588032)

This listing is for an ~ 1250 square foot townhouse which is part of a larger ~ 5,000 Sq. Ft. estate, that includes the lower level of my residence (which can also be rented at VRBO listing #588032). Both Vacation Rentals are completely separate, updated, freshly painted with: private entrances; beautiful bathrooms; 55' flat screens in the living areas (premium cable/smart TV); 32' flat screens in the master bedroom of each listing; separate washer/dryers. You have a fully furnished kitchenette/with granite counters/stainless appliances.

You look out on a beautiful kidney shaped, newly resurfaced pool, with a water slide and LED color changing pool light, hot tub, waterfall, deck, Travertine patio, BBQ island/bar/sink with a large built in gas grill & granite counter-top, fire pit with decorative glass rock. The pool is solar heated, thereby extending the swimming season. Patios/pool/outdoor areas are open ONLY from 9 A.M. to 10 P.M. The rental, including the patio/pool/outdoor areas, are for paying guests ONLY. If you wish to entertain non-paying individuals, do so at a location off the property. Large, 3/4 acre, fenced, private, property with fruit trees for you to enjoy/consume when in season (orange, tangerine, grapefruit, apple and lemon).

The property has stunning mountain and canyon views to the Pacific Ocean and Mt. Helix. Very private and tranquil. Outdoor aviary and occasionally I see a flock of wild parrots fly by or perch in the trees. There is only off street parking.

This Vacation Rental listing has 2 bedrooms/2 bathrooms, sleeps 6 with two queen beds, two twin (trundle) beds, (and a queen inflatable air mattress if needed). For groups of 1 to 6, rent this one Vacation Rental listing. For groups of 7 to 14, rent both Vacation Rental listings. The base rent for each Vacation Rental listing covers the first two people staying in the listing. For additional persons (beyond two), staying in the listing, there is an additional $25 per person daily fee (holiday dates rates will be based on a minimum of six people). The outdoor areas are the only thing you share with others staying at the property. Pets may be brought for a fee, upon approval.

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Mount Helix Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Level 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom Level 2 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single , Twin Beds are Trundle Beds
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services


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***Luxurious Estate Home-Sumptuous Views - Resort Like!!!***
average rating of 4.785714 based on 56 reviews

Enjoyed our stay

  • 5 of 5

Great neighborhood, host was on site and attentive to anything we might have needed, we really enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
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Immaculate and serene!

  • 5 of 5

From booking to departing, was smoothe. Communication with host was a delight and efficient. The home is beautiful and well kept, as is the entire property. Location is perfect. Every thing is close by, but when enjoying the fantastic view, it is so serene that you wouldn't know it.

Excellent place to be.

  • Submitted: Oct 6, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Enjoyed the accomdations and view!

  • 4 of 5

This home worked out perfectly for my four sisters and me. There were enough beds for everyone, kitchen is well equipped with all the essentials and the patio, pool, and view are peaceful and beautiful!

I highly recommend this home if you are looking for something that easily sleeps five people and can accommodate as many as seven.

Only negative is that many of the doors need oiling as the creaked and one door into one of the bedrooms is difficult to close without force. Sometimes made noise for those still sleeping!

Jeff is very easy and pleasant to work with!!

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable stay

  • 5 of 5

Spacious home that has all necessaries. Fully recommend.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Quiet neighborhood, great owner.

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time staying in La Mesa for a week, the location is a nice get away from the city, but does require a drive daily to see the sites. The pool area is awesome, grill with an outdoor sink, clean pool and hot tub, and plenty of space on the deck to eat and lay out in the sun.

The inside of the property is clean and has been updated some, could stand to be organized and detailed just a little bit. For example, the fridge isn't level and rocks back and forth...not a huge deal but it was a little annoying.

Jeff is a very nice man, laid back and easy going, cleans the pool every day and makes time to talk to his guests...thanks Jeff!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

The stay was amazing thank you Jeff

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Jeffrey Linn
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 19, 2018

Why Jeffrey Linn chose Mount Helix

I bought this large home as I loved the views and it was suitable to house my multi- generational family. However, it ended up mostly being me and Lucy (my ten year old golden retriever). Therefore, I decided to share it with others. Although I'm biased, I think it is a beautiful place and I hope you can come and see it/stay a while.

What makes this townhome unique

Views - Spacious Rooms - Beautiful Design & Furnishings - Quiet - Convenient to the 8 & 94 Freeways


Car: recommended

Mt. Helix has been called the La Jolla of East San Diego County. It is a high end area with many beautiful sprawling homes, that have spectacular views. One home is round and the whole home rotates. At the top of Mt. Helix is a park and amphitheater. Many weddings and wedding pictures take place at the top of Mt. Helix. There is a large white cross at the top of Mt. Helix that is lit at night. Large Easter Sunrise services is a long standing tradition there. Additionally, you can walk around the top of Mt. Helix and see San Diego County for miles. It is a must to drive to the top of Mt. Helix in both the day and night (spectacular night light show). My house has a bird's eye view of Mt. Helix, its beautiful homes and the cross.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $95
Refundable damage deposit $100
Pet Fee $75
Tax Rate 8.0%

Check in - 3 PM, Check out - 11 AM
Quiet Hours 10:00 PM to 9 AM, Inside & Out, Pool/Patio Area Closed
Damage Deposit Refunded when you leave the property undamaged as you found it.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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