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Oceanfront Luxury Villa The Perfect Destination For Families and Couples

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 3,750 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Over 3700 Sg. Ft. Of Luxury On A Large Lot With 5 Bedrooms/ 4 Baths/ Pool/spa

Magnificent sunsets and relaxing ocean views from your Sunset Cliffs Villa that will surely have family and friends wanting to come back. With close proximity to the water and San Diego's famous attractions, this villa is the perfect starting and ending point for an unforgettable vacation. This home was designed with great gathering spots and private retreats inside and outside the home. The family room and kitchen is combined so no one is left out of the fun and entertainment. The bedrooms have two large spaces on the main level and three bedrooms on the upstairs level that also provides an elevator for those in need. The master bedroom occupies half of the second story with views of the ocean and cliffs. Relax with a book and enjoy the sounds of the ocean waves or watch the surfers ride the waves. San Diego provides a great year round climate to be outdoors and enjoying the many activities of the area.

Enjoy the many attractions of the San Diego area including Sea World (4 miles),Del Mar Racetrack (21 miles) the San Diego Zoo( 10 miles), Petco Park (10 miles) home of the San Diego Padres, Qualcomm Stadium (11 miles), home of the San Diego Chargers,tour the USS Midway,rent a boat for sailing or a yacht or go out on a day fishing charter at Point Loma 2 miles) or go to the beach at Ocean Beach(1.2 miles) and the San Diego Airport (5 miles). These attractions are all within 25 minutes by auto or less. After a day of visiting sites you can relax in this spacious villa that allows individuals privacy and quiet relaxation. Later, gather your family and friends at the swimming pool for an outdoor barbecue. Lastly, do not miss the amazing sunsets from multiple venues on the property or walk out to the cliffs to enjoy why many locals come to Sunset Cliffs in what seems like a Zen moment with the setting sun into the ocean. You will be wanting to take pictures each evening as the sun disappears and watch the artistry of the changing colors of the sky. Your pictures will be great reminders of your time at the villa at Sunset Cliffs.

Checkout Pinterest photos of Sunset Cliffs. You will see the sandy beach below the cliffs and the surrounding beauty that have captivated visitors and locals.

More Details

Owner
Dennis McKenna
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 25, 2017

About Dennis McKenna

Retired executive

Dennis McKenna purchased this villa in 2013

Why Dennis McKenna chose San Diego

San Diego's year round climate and outdoor activities make this one of the finest locations in the world.

What makes this villa unique

Stunning views both inside and outside the property of the ocean overlooking Sunset Cliffs are addictive. In addition, this villa has large spaces for comfortable living for large groups of people that can afford both privacy and gatherings.

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Amenities

Sunset Cliffs Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3750 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Oceanfront ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , master bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 2 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
Notes:
Property has electronic security gates to enter property via auto and has alarm and video camera security from front, side and rear of property.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

Oceanfront Luxury Villa The Perfect Destination For Families and Couples
average rating of 4.923077 based on 13 reviews
5

Stunning views and perfect home for our family vacation

  • 5 of 5

As stunning as the photos, near everything we wanted to do. Kids enjoyed the pool and hot tub and we enjoyed the views. Beds were very comfortable

  • Submitted: May 13, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We work to make our Guest's stay as effortless and relaxing as possible.
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Berkeley, CA
5

Excellent home, but we had some issues with the hot tub and pool.

  • 5 of 5

This home is amazing and it's location along the cliffs is wonderful as joggers go by, surfers surf, dog walkers walk, etc. The location and home are amazing. You will love it. =)

There is plenty of space and all beds are queen size or larger, the linens are good, it is a nice home. We truly appreciated having our family get-together there and feel grateful to the home owner for that. It was expensive at 10.5k for the week, but well worth it.

We did run into an issue with the hot tub and pool. After 3 days the hot tub got a nasty film over the top surface area of the water. I didn't think anything of it as children were at play in and out with sunscreen on. We called the pool man to come and drain it and clean it. He was super wonderful and did so even on a Sunday evening. Really nice! Everything back to normal, right?

Well the next day many of us started showing signs of hot tub folliculitis. I had never heard of it, but 8 out of 10 got it and we all got prescribed antibiotics. The two not affected by it didn't go into the hot tub. Evidently a certain bacteria can grow when there is not enough chlorine in the water. So this might have been a culprit in the scum that evolved and not just sun screen. I imagine this is a one off situation and not typical at all. The home owner assured me that no one else had ever had that experience. So it was just the luck of the draw that week. We still remained grateful and respectful and placed no blame. Sometimes this stuff happens. No one lost an arm or leg so all was fine.

At some point I wanted to swim laps in the pool and removed the pool sweep. It is a small pool and hard to do laps with the sweep in. Evidently doing so brings air into the pump and causes the pump to burn out. The total cost to replace this was $1400. I did end up paying for the replacement of the pump with the 1k deposit. The home owner actually paid for the remaining $400. I did offer to cover that too, but he insisted on taking care of it. I felt so bad as I know this also cost him time, worry, and his next guests had a time delay in utilizing the pool. Yuck!

We tried to be gracious and considerate and over looked the hot tub issue and then took full responsibility for the pool pump and tried to right a wrong. However, I did get a negative review on VRBO. Truly I hope this is unusual too.

We hope you love your stay and all goes well. Truly a beautiful place.

Before we left from our 7-day stay

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We provide both verbal and written instructions for the property. Starting with the pool, instructions were given not to remove the porpoise pool cleaner sweep as air will enter the lines without proper priming. Well, they removed the equipment and the pump being only 1.5 years old ceased up due to insufficient water flow. Problem 2, the hot tub is serviced professionally weekly with the proper balance of chemicals. With 8 adults and children using the tub bacteria entered the spa through human contamination. We have rented this property for 3 years with no prior issues. My pool professional has never experienced the problem this group encountered. The good news all is recovered.
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Littleton, Colorado, USA
5

A beautiful large home, set in San Diego's ideal location.

  • 5 of 5

This home, and it's owners, met all of our expectations and more. It is comfortably furnished with quality goods and the kitchen is large with great pots and pans and accessories, even with most of the spices our kitchen at home has. 14 of us stayed in Mexico but the kitchen only had 8 servings of everything, not so here with plenty of plates, silver etc for all day. The bathrooms are fully stocked as well, and the owners had anticipated all of our needs. The pool and spa were well equipped, with plenty of beach towels, pool toys, chairs, lounges and tables with umbrellas. We had two small children and an infant and the owners thought of everything. Two pac&plays, high chair, stroller, pool toys and life vests. Everything was relatively new, in good repair, and everything worked. The house itself is beautiful with large airy rooms, high ceilings, many windows and balconies to view the adjacent cove and the sunsets over the water. It has off the street parking for five cars including a garage inside a locked enclosure. There is an elevator for those in need. The location is excellent, on a cliff with a lovely view, close to everything in San Diego. Also, a special thanks for a bottle of champagne to celebrate the birthdays we were having.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for providing a review of your stay at our villa. We are dilligent in trying to meet the needs of all guests young and old to relieve the stress and enhance the relaxation.
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4

beautiful house, nice location

  • 4 of 5

Great location to take a large group. We were there with children and grandchildren. The house is plenty spacious and fully equipped with everything you need including beach accessories, bikes etc. We really enjoying biking to Ocean Beach in the mornings. The house is fairly easy access to most all of the San Diego hot spots. The only downside is that the heater in the pool was broken when we were there and with recent rains and overcast it was a little cooler than we had hoped (around 78-80 degrees) which prevented several from swimming at all. Definitely recommend going to the Stone Brewery at Liberty station which is less than 10 minutes away.

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Pittsburgh
5

Beautiful house and perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation with our entire family in this home. The owner greeted us and oriented us to the home. Everything was as described on VRBO. The pool and spa were wonderful. The pool is actually larger than appears on the website photos. We were there with our 4 children, assorted spouses and grandchildren and the house was large enough to accommodate all and provide privacy for all. I would strongly recommend this home to anyone planning a vacation in the San Diego area. Sunsets were spectacular!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for providing us confirmation of our efforts to make your stay enjoyable . We will continue to strive to enhance the experience for our global guests.
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5

Incredible location, perfect home for a group or large family

  • 5 of 5

We have rented many lovely vacation homes through VRBO over the years, but without a doubt this was our favorite. The house is so comfortable that we found it difficult to leave for our planned activities each day. The pool was the perfect temperature and we used every (already inflated) floaty the owners provided. There were eight staying in the house and there was more than enough privacy for all of us. Each night we gathered in the comfortable outdoor furniture in the side yard, with a glass of wine, to view the beautiful sunsets. We walked to a great little organic coffee shop each morning, only a 10 minute walk from the house. Everyone enjoyed the "front yard" proximity to the beach and the running trails that were easily accessible. I hope we are able to stay here again, a great vacation getaway! Thank you Dennis!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are thrilled when our guests enjoy the amenities and the surroundings of this unique property. Receiving a 5 STAR ratings is great feedback to our efforts and future guests but most important is our guests desire to return to our beautiful villa. Thank you!
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
San Diego International
Nearest Golf
20 Miles
Torrey Pines
Nearest Motorway
5 Miles
I-5
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
many
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Ocean Beach
Car: recommended

The Villa overlooks Sunset Cliffs Natural Park of approximately 56 acres of walking paths and stunning views. Within 15 minutes of Sea World Park, downtown San Diego and Point Loma yacht basin. 25 minutes to Del Mar race track, 20 minutes to San Diego Zoo, 30 minutes to Legoland and 20 minutes to Petco Baseball Park.

To get a view of the sandy beach below the cliffs and the beauty of the area, checkout the photos at Pinterest under Sunset Cliffs, San Diego.

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Rates & Availability

Sunset Cliffs Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Winter/Spring
Jan 8 2017 - May 27 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,200
$8,000
$20,000
 
 
Summer
May 28 2017 - Sep 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$10,000
 
 
Fall/Winter2017
Sep 10 2017 - Mar 3 2018
5 night minimum stay
$1,300
$8,000
$20,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$1,500
$20,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Cleaning fee $300
Tax Rate 10.0%

Checkin time is 1pm and checkout time is noon.
Our policy does not permit bachelor, bachelorette, wedding, graduation and corporate events.
Thankgiving, Christmas and New Years weeks require a minimum of 5 nights stay per period and the rate will be the summer rates.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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