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Huge Sea Canyon Home Rebuilt And Designed For Entertaining And Family Fun!

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 6 nights

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Details
Property
house
Sleeps
14
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
2 - 6 nights

About the property

This Home Is In The Perfect Location For A Visitor That Wants To Experience OC

24351 Armada Drive, Dana Point (Sea Canyon) is custom designed by renowned architect Jason Bell and it was completed in 2014. This home is in the perfect location for a visitor that wants to experience everything that Southern California has to offer.

Located halfway between LA and San Diego in South Orange County, Armada is walking distance to Salt Creek Beach (it's just over a mile and the way back is up hill making it a workout), less than 5 miles from dozens of southern California's top beaches including Doheny State Park and many of the top Beaches in Laguna Beach, less than 33 miles south of Disney Land and California Adventure Park, 66 miles south of Hollywood, 36 miles north of LegoLand (San Diego/technically Carlsbad), and 64 miles north of SeaWorld San Diego. this property is in the heart of Southern California, far enough south to enjoy the more laid back lifestyle of South Orange County, clean air and less traffic, but close enough to experience, Hollywood and Los Angeles if you choose to.

The contemporary Craftsman Home was designed with a contemporary beach home feel while maximizing outdoor living. The kitchen boasts a Viking 6-burner gas stove, a commercial grade 46" refrigerator, a 72" island with seating that opens the living room. The back of the home opens to the back yard with 15' pocket doors that recess into the wall. In addition, the kitchen area boasts a 6' bi-fold window that serves as a pass through and eating area and allows for a perfect flow between the backyard kitchen/bar and the inside kitchen.

The owners selected this location after living in Southern California and Orange County for 10 years for it's ideal location that allows one to easily experience all that Southern California has to offer. It's rare to find beach close neighborhoods that are conducive to families with flat bike-able streets, parks, and a lot of younger families.

During Peak times including Christmas/New Years, and June- August there is a 6-day minimum stay. The owners use this home a lot throughout the year and when they are not using it, it leases quickly, therefore please check the schedule, availability is limited. Thanks!

City of Dana Point Permit number STR15-0348

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Owner
Shevy Akason
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
January 19, 2017

About Shevy Akason

My wife Erika and I grew up I the Midwest, she is from northern Minnesota and I'm from North Dakota, we both love to travel and we've visited numerous countries and states with our family. We enjoy camping and adventuring to see and experience different cultures. We have three daughters, Krimzen (10), Brooklyn (8), Regan (6), and one son, Crew (1).

Shevy Akason purchased this house in 2012

Why Shevy Akason chose Orange County

I took my family to Salt Creek Beach one day, when we left our home in Irvine I was very stress, after swimming around at Salt Creek Beach and playing with my kids, I felt the stress melt away. We at dinner at Shwacks, a cool little restaurant off of PCH, I remember thinking everyday should be like this. We fell in love with this property because of Sea Canyon Park, the trail access through Monarch Beach to Salt Creek Beach, the Strands, Ritz Carlton, the Monarch Golf Links, not to mention all of the wonderful and friendly neighborhood families. Now I can jog to Salt Creek Beach and Schwacks from Villa Armada. We love it!

What makes this house unique

The trail behind Sea Canyon Park and access to the trails that lead to Salt Creek and through the Canyon are great for walking, jogging, and biking enthusiasts. Located halfway between LA and San Diego in South Orange County, Armada is walking distance to Salt Creek Beach (it's just over a mile and the way back is up hill making it a workout), less than 5 miles from dozens of southern California's top beaches including Doheny State Park and many of the top Beaches in Laguna Beach, less than 33 miles south of Disney Land and California Adventure Park, 66 miles south of Hollywood, 36 miles north of LegoLand (San Diego/technically Carlsbad), and 64 miles north of SeaWorld San Diego.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(9 traveler reviews)

Huge Sea Canyon Home Rebuilt And Designed For Entertaining And Family Fun!
average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
5

Perfect Home!!! AMAZING experience. Book Now!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 1st experience booking with HomeAway.

We booked this property because of the beautiful pictures and the space to accommodate our large family. We had a delightful time & wonderful Christmas with our family. This property is beyond gorgeous! We wish we could simply move in and just stay. It was very warm & spacious and we can't say enough good things about the property.

Shevy was a perfect host! He contacted me prior to the booking and was extremely helpful with all of my questions. A few days before we arrived he asked if they have any questions or special requests. Shevy made himself available by phone & email at all times to answer any questions. I highly suggest this property.

We had a great stay there and can recommend this accommodation with confidence. My family and I are already planning our next visit. LOVED the home! Thank You for the memories that we will cherish forever!

  • Submitted: Jan 7, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Salt Lake City
5

Great family experience. This is our third year renting this property.

  • 5 of 5

Shevy is great to work with. This property is ideal for families. Very clean and quiet and in a nice location which is close to beaches and freeways and other amenities. Wonderful areas...patio and family room for kids and adults. The kitchen is spacious and has all the things you need to cook for your families. Close to a park and many eating places. We hope to return again.

  • Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect property!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful experience when we rented this home for our son's wedding in Dana Point; it was perfectly located between the rehearsal dinner and wedding venues. The house was clean and well-maintained, and the sizes of beds available were perfect. The house had everything we needed except A/C -- the days got a little warm when I was cooking, but the nights were delightfully cool. I had a few questions and Shevy responded promptly. We were able to sleep 12 comfortably one night without falling over each other, and the nearby park was excellent for playing family games. There were not many rentals to choose from, but even if there had been more we couldn't have chosen a better one. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The Best

  • 5 of 5

Everything was exactly as advertised. Amazing house so close to such beautiful places. Shevy was amazing as well. It was an awesome experience overall and I would highly recommend staying here.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing Home

  • 5 of 5

My family, which consisted of 8 adults and 8 children, recently spent a week at this beautiful home. This house is so family friendly!! I cannot emphasize this enough. Even though all the finishes are very high end, (you feel like you are staying at a 5 star resort) it still felt like you could completely relax there. Anything you could possibly want is there. Toys and games both inside and outside for the kids. Beach towels, boogie boards, everything you need for the beach. They also have every conceivable type of small appliance. The pots and pans and the major appliances are amazing. There is a wonderful park close by as well. It is a quick 5 minute ride to the beach. The owner was wonderful to deal with and always got back to us promptly. The whole family agreed it was the best home we have ever stayed in. You will not go wrong in booking this home. I hope you have as wonderful a time staying there as our family did.

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Salt Lake City
5

Family Beach Vacation Extraordinaire

  • 5 of 5

Our family group of 18 had a wonderful vacation...with baby, young children and several teenagers and eight adults. We enjoyed the shopping and fine restaurants in San Clemente, Laguna. We loved the beaches which are close by especially the Salt creek beach with its easy access. The home was very accommodating and spacious and the patio with the large open doors was wonderful and we enjoyed a wonderful BarBQ and playing games outside. Shevy was very good to work with and quick to respond to our needs. A great family vacation and we hope to return again next year. Thank you for a memorable vacation.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Scott, we are so glad that you chose our home. You were excellent guests and left the home very clean. We hope to have you back next year.
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Map

Nearest Airport
25.1 Miles
John Wayne
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Miles
Still Water
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Dana Point Harbor
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Monarch Beach
Nearest Beach
1.5 Miles
Salt Creek- 1.5 mile walk using short cut
Car: necessary

5 minutes to Monarch Beach Golf Links, a little over a mile to the beach on a trail behind Sea Canyon Park, or a 2.5 mile, 5 minute drive to Salt Creek, the Strands, Dana Point Harbor, and Doheny Beach.

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Rates & Availability

Dana Point House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring Break
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 8 2017
5 night minimum stay
$680
$4,500
 
 
Thanksgiving
Nov 18 2017 - Nov 26 2017
6 night minimum stay
$800
$5,600
 
 
Christmas/New Years
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 7 2018
6 night minimum stay
$800
$5,600
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$700
$4,800
$15,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $250
Property Damage Protection $99
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Dana Point House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3600 sq. ft.
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , dual sinks, 3 shower heads, and soaking tub
    Bathroom 2- First level bath with direct access to exterior - toilet , shower , Perfect to come into from a nice day at the beach
    Bathroom 3- Surf bedroom bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , Bathroom is accessed from the hallway right next to surf rm
    Bathroom 4- Brooklyn/train room bath - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , Brooklyn, train room, and bonus room bath
  • Master bathroom, 3 shower head with bench seating, large soaking tub, dual vanities
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Master bedroom - 1 king
    The Train Room (Babies room) - 1 bunk bed , Pack and play available upon request
    The Surf Room - 1 queen , The Surf room
    Bonus room - 2 sleep sofa /futon , queen sofa bed, queen size mattress upon request
    Brooklyn Room - 2 twin/ single , room for queen air mattress upon request
    First Level Bedroom - 1 queen , First level bedroom
  • Note; Here is the bed count summary 1- King 2- Queens 1- double part of a bunk bed 1- twin/single part of a bunk bed 1- Queen Sofa Bed 1- Pack and Play Air mattresses and additional couches Master bedroom- 1 Queen air mattress Bonus room- 1 Queen air mattress There is one additional couch in the family room that could sleep two Please provide a count of air mattresses and pack and plays you will need
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 5 bicycles
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming

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