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Encinitas Paradise Overlooking Ponto Beach & Batiquitos Lagoon

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths1
Space 4,400 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights


About the property

5 Bedroom, 4.5 Bath With Ocean Views and 7 person hot tub

This charming beach area Rental is located in the beautiful & adorable surf town of Leucadia, Encinitas. This gorgeous home is fully furnished and decorated, with every necessary amenity for a hassle free vacation including a new 7 person fully loaded Hot Tub. Tucked into a multi-million dollar small private gated community, this is a great location for a romantic get-away, working vacation, or surf & beach family adventure. We are within walking distance to Ponto State Beach & Grandview, both with great surf breaks.

Leucadia/Encinitas is one of the last true surf towns in Southern California with a mix of old and new world charm. It boasts plenty of boutiques, shops, restaurants, and coffee and surf shops. We have a rich art community and classic surf shops mixed with great local taco shops and modern spaces to enjoy food and drink. There are plenty of great local hot spots including: the Pannikin, which transformed the old Santa Fe Railroad station, built in 1888, into a local coffee hot spot with plenty of character and great treats. If you want something within walking distance, the Bar Leucadian is a great venue for live music or a round of pool and is considered a local establishment since 1946. Down Highway 101 you will find Old Encinitas a couple miles away with a plethora of nice bars, restaurants and things to do including the Seaside Bazaar that is held every weekend morning. You can also find some amazing golf courses a short drive away, along with world renowned Balboa Park and world famous San Diego Zoo all within a 30 minute drive. For the kids, Disneyland is only an hour away and Legoland several miles. Close to the beach and easy access to the freeway, this house is ideally located for beach bumming as well as local venturing. We are also right next to the Batiquitos Lagoon, where you can view amazing wildlife in one of the few remaining tidal wetland nature reserves in the southern California. This bird sanctuary is an amazing sight along with the white water view of the blue Pacific Ocean.

Vacation Rental Features

Comfort is very important to us and that's why we give you a fully stocked home with plenty of the conveniences you may need during your stay. The home includes an 7’ pool table, table tennis, home office, fire pit, and plenty of areas for lounging or relaxing while enjoying the view.

Every space is neatly decorated with comfortable furniture and accessories. You'll find fresh linens, beach towels, toiletries, and even spices, in case you wish to cook that tasty meal while enjoying the beautiful views and sunset over the Pacific.

This 4400 square foot home has spectacular ocean white water and lagoon views. Along with the large balconies attached to the 3 upstairs bedrooms, the view will be sure to take your breath away. The interior has travertine and carpeted floors throughout, 4 bedrooms each with its own full bath. 5th bedroom with twin bunks (we also have 3 fold out single futons for young people. On main floor,there is a 1/2 bath, a formal dining room, a gourmet kitchen and much more. There are 3 big screen TV's, 3 DVD players, internet access, printer, Wifi and cable. Outside you will find a nice tranquil custom garden with paths, fire pit, gas BBQ, shower area for after the beach, and many different varieties of fruit trees and herbs for cooking.

The gourmet kitchen has 3 sinks, 2 ovens, a 6 burner gas cook-top with griddle, microwave, toaster, 2 dishwashers, and an oversized refrigerator, so cooking your favorite meal or entertaining won't be a problem. We have 4 different dining tables to choose from including a formal dining room for 8, a casual granite gather height table for 4, a casual solid Mango table for 8, and a large outdoor table for when you want to enjoy the beautiful weather. Beautiful enclosed courtyard.

We realize that many people vacation with their families, but need to bring the office with them. Hence, we offer WiFi internet, printer/copy machine, desk and land line for phone calls.

More Details

A Rohrbach
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
November 20, 2017

About A Rohrbach

John and I lives in Seattle area , split our vacation time between our cabin right outside Whitefish and our near beach home in Encinitas....If we can we spend our Winter month in San Diego enjoying sunshine blue sky....we love to walk to the beach watching sunset. Beautiful area and so much to enjoy. We love our home here and hope you will enjoy your stay in our home....Welcome.

A Rohrbach purchased this house in 2008

Why A Rohrbach chose Leucadia

We fell in love with the location and size of the property to create our own oasis in paradise.

What makes this house unique

Views of Batiquitos Lagoon, Pacific Ocean


Leucadia House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 4400 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Master Bath - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet
  • Full bath in each of the bedrooms and powder room downstairs by kitchen.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , With Balcony views to ocean/lagoon & TV/DVD player
    Master - 1 king , Private balcony views with outdoor table and sofa. TV & DVD
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Balcony with views of ocean & lagoon
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 3 sleep sofa /futon , 3 bunk bed , bunk bed with trundle, 3 twin fold out futons for young folk
  • 3 bedrooms upstairs all with full bathrooms ,balconies with ocean views. Master bedroom is upstairs. 1 bedroom downstairs with full bath.1 bedroom with twin bunk bed with trundle. We also have 3 fold out single futon (for young people)
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Check in 4pm Check out by 11am No Event Party.


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Encinitas Paradise Overlooking Ponto Beach & Batiquitos Lagoon
average rating of 4.7586207 based on 29 reviews

Lovely house with a great view!

  • 5 of 5

Our guests really enjoyed staying at the house. It was clean, comfortable and inviting. We used it as a gathering place, and it worked out quite well. The owner and property manager communicated frequently to make sure everything was ok. The backyard landscaping is lovely.

  • Submitted: Nov 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Richland, Washington

Roomy, nice view and lovely yard

  • 4 of 5

most neighbors were welcoming, gated access has pros and cons, master bed needed fresh bedding, property manager could not have been better, back yard was top of the line

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect home for large family gathering!

  • 5 of 5

We all enjoyed staying here very much! Plenty of room for us all to come together or spread out. The pool table, ping pong table, dart board, hot tub and board games kept all ages entertained. Comfy beds, especially the temperpedic in the master suite, let us all sleep well. The huge kitchen was fabulous for preparing large meals and gathering together. The location was ideal for fun as well, close to the beach and town.

I would recommend this home for your next vacation! You'll have a great time!

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and comfortable! TONS of space

  • 5 of 5

Great view and location, traffic was loud but it didn't bother our group and wasn't noticeable inside. Layout suited our group well! Property was clean and well-maintained; property manager was kind and personable. We most enjoyed the large outdoor dining table and adapted our plans to eating at the home more often than at restaurants! Part of our group spent the first two days in the area at close! We all enjoyed running to and on the beach. Part of our group went down to Torrey Pines to hike as it is one of their favorite places. Great location, close grocery stores, beach parking pass was great to have though a little tricky as our group had more than one car. Overall: highly recommend and would stay there again!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
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Phoenix, AZ

The house is well appointed, the grounds are lovely and well maintained. .

  • 4 of 5

This a perfect house for a large family gathering. The ping pong and pool tables are great for a little family competition while the hot tub and fire pit are conducive to relaxing after a hard day at the beach or wherever your daily adventures take you. There is no lack of kitchen cooking and serving pieces. Did I mention the beautiful view and easy access to the beach? The property manager is a dear person and most helpful. The only reason I gave the house four stars is the lack of beach towels and extra towels in general; wash cloths and hand towels and dish towels. Also not much in the way of extra paper towels and toilet tissue. All this is odd because the house is so welcoming and comfortable in every other way.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Very clean and well appointed property with lush, landscaped gardens and thoughtful touches within.

  • 4 of 5

We recently stayed at the property for a multi-family spring break getaway. The house was gorgeous and had just about everything you could need in terms of amenities. The thoughtful owner even supplied shampoo and conditioner, coffee to get you started in the morning and laundry soap. We all loved the array of things to do in the house: play pool or ping pong, hot tub, lounge in the lovely landscaped garden, sit by the fire pit and enjoy the BBQ. An added thrill for us Canadians was picking fresh lemons from the garden for our gin and tonics! Bliss! The only improvements would be more reliable wifi throughout the house (some rooms have a strong signal, others not so much). For our size of group, we were short a few beds so the teenagers used the sleeping mats that weren't very comfortable. I would also ask for extra towels if you are a large group. Carol was super quick to respond to any issues or concerns. We didn't raise any of the above as they were not that significant or quickly resolvable (wifi). I would recommend this property without hesitation and hope to return soon.

  • Submitted: Apr 5, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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San Diego Zoo
Nearest Airport
29 Miles
San Diego Airport
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Coast Hwy 101
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Carlbads station
Nearest Motorway
0.3 Miles
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
Ponto State Park

Located in Leucadia, Encinitas right on the border of Carlsbad. Great wildlife setting with amazing beaches and great surf. Legoland is only 4 miles away.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $400
Property Damage Protection $99
Pet Fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 10.0%

If cancel your booking less than 60 days, you will forfeit the deposit.
Additional guest fee of $60 for each guest per night over the 11 maximum.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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