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Ocean View. Beach, Park and Restaurants just steps away.

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,250 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights


About the property

Boards, Bikes, WiFi, Ready for you to explore or relax. Discount for over 10 day

Whether you are going to beach or want a place while you find that right home in Del Mar this is your place.

Just steps from the beach. Ocean view from your living room windows.

Kitchen – completely supplied for you to cook indoors or bring everything outside to grill on the outdoor deck.

Parking – 2 spots, a big deal when you are in the heart of Del Mar.

Washer and dryer – yes, shared with downstairs.

Outdoor shower – yes, no need to bring the beach in. Wash off outside, put beach gear in the wash and head out to the races or your favorite restaurant.

1) Master bedroom – queen size bed with connecting bath.

2) Bedroom - queen size bed with jack and jill bath

3) Bedroom – two twin beds, one with a trundle for when you need to sleep 3 in the room.

Beach gear– beach chairs, umbrellas and towels.

And for the more adventures; surfboards, wet suits, boogie boards, and bikes.

(availability depended on the owner’s themselves using gear. Just let know your specific interest)

More Details

Steven McDowell
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 21, 2017

About Steven McDowell

Resident of Del Mar since 2001. 3 kids, all contributed to getting the property ready.

Steven McDowell purchased this townhome in 2013

Why Steven McDowell chose San Diego County

Own by previous owner for 40 years. Great Location, loved the opened beam ceilings and the chance to make it special

Guestbook comments from the owner

Thanks Steven,

We had a great time! The rental was perfect.
Nov 2014
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Del Mar Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1250 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , Access from Bedroom and Hall.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , Access from bedroom with Twin Beds and Room with Queen bed
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single , One bed has a trundle underneath. The other is an Extra Long
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 3 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • golf
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Ocean View. Beach, Park and Restaurants just steps away.
average rating of 4.9166665 based on 13 reviews

Excellent Del Mar Beach Location

  • 5 of 5

Can't beat this location. This property was perfect for a family with small children. The owner has everything on site to keep the kids entertained and comfortable. We will definitely be contacting Steven next time we head down to San Diego to visit family.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location Location Location!

  • 4 of 5

Owner is very nice and was accommodating on our unusual dates needed. The property's location is superb. In town for our son's wedding at l'auberge and able to rent both upstairs and downstairs units for all family and friends to pile in together. Very relaxing and comfortable knowing we could walk everywhere we wanted to go! Just across the street from a perfect beach spot (had great fun with a pickup beach volleyball match), Jake's and Poseidon's for nice dining. Upstairs unit has nice view on beach side and large patio on the back for gathering. Only complaint we have is BEWARE of the neighbor..he screamed out his window that we were keeping his 7 year old from getting his was 3 adults talking at normal conversation level at the patio table at 8:57 pm. No A/C but owner provides plenty of fans for comfortable sleeping. Downstairs unit has a nice fenced front yard for gathering, and owner provides plenty of outdoor accoutrements necessary for beach activities. Would, most definitely, rent this house again from Steven McDowell on our next trip to Del Mar!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect location!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our week at Stevens beach house. The shed full of beach supplies (boogie boards, beach chairs, umbrellas, rash guards, bikes, etc) made it easy to flyin and have lots of great beach time. The kitchen is well stocked and there are plenty of beach and bath towels. The back deck is great for coffee and cocktails. Steven was easy to reach and responsive. We hope to return!

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome location - clean property & friendly/responsive owner!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great first visit to Del Mar and will definitely be back! The property location could not have been better and the property was clean and well-maintained! Steve also has lots of great beach equipment - chairs, surfboards etc!

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Getaway--just steps away from the beach!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great experience and stay during our time in Del Mar. Steve went above and beyond to make sure we had everything we needed during our stay, and he was easily accessible by cellphone even when we were coming in very late. The beds were comfortable and the house was clean and stocked with plenty of pillows, blankets, and towels. The beach is right across the street and the home is not far from Starbucks, Jakes, and other great places to eat and shop. During our stay we drove to Disneyland (1.15 min away), hiked Torrey Pines Reserve (less than 3 miles away). It was perfect for our family.

  • Submitted: Mar 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

We loved staying at this place. It's a block to the most quintessential So-Cal beach. The place is clean, comfortable, and well-equipped. Steven was really easy to communicate with, and was a great host. We loved the porch and all the beach gear. We will definitely be returning!

  • Submitted: Jan 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Miles
San Diego Airport
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Torrey Pines
Nearest Train
3 Miles
Solana Beach
Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Jakes, Posideon
Nearest Beach
Del Mar
Car: necessary

Del Mar Race Track


Rates & Availability

Del Mar Townhome Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer Start
May 28 2017 - Jul 7 2017
5 night minimum stay
Prime Time
Jul 9 2017 - Aug 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
Aug 27 2017 - Oct 28 2017
5 night minimum stay
Breeders Cup
Oct 29 2017 - Nov 6 2017
5 night minimum stay
Autumn to Holiday Break
Nov 7 2017 - Dec 20 2017
4 night minimum stay
Winter Break
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 2 2018
5 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150
Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $1,000

I have tried to gear the place for a family get away. If you are looking for a place to party this isn't it.

First Payment is Non Refundable. Some Holidays and School Breaks maybe more.
Additional nights beyond the weekly rate listed maybe higher or lower then average based on impact of future bookings.

Security Damage Deposit required on arrival. Rate may vary depending on number of guest and time of year.

Owner has right to decide to deposit or hold Security Deposit. Normally check is held unless issues during stay; extra dogs, complains about smoke, parking.

While a dog is allowed, sorry no cats. There normally is an additional Pet Fee of $100.

Owner assumes no responsibility or risk on items taken down to the beach. List includes but not limited to Boggie Boards, Wagons, Chairs, Surf Board and Foam Boards. Repair or replacement of any may come out of the Security Deposit.
While should not be required to mention, no alcohol allowed for minors, possible cause for removal from facilities and total lost of Security Deposit.

To access this unit requires you to walk up a flight of stairs. The unit below this one is
Both share back parking, washer and dryer. If interested in both please let me know.

I live in the neighborhood and I enjoy adding in extra special touches to make your trip more enjoyable.

For kids under 5, I bring down some DVDs, extra toys and beach gear. I also put up high some of the more fragile things. For older kids, I can add a bike or two, WIFI devices, skateboards etc.
For just adults, I can pull out the kids stuff so you don't have to worry about.

While should not be required to mention, no alcohol allowed for minors, possible cause for removal from facilities and total lost of Security Deposit.

Agreement to usage of space not finalized until acceptance and receipt of payment has been made by owner

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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