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Last updated: 11/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Welcome to Serene Sanctuary in Hillcrest!

This spotless and beautifully appointed apartment is ideally located to explore the vibrant community of Hillcrest by foot as well as San Diego with its many neighborhoods and attractions by car or public transportation.

With 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, fully stocked eat-in kitchen, dining area, living room with 50" Plasma TV (Netflix, Sling TV and 50/5 Mbps Wi-Fi provided), DVD-Player, Roku, relaxing patio area with table, chairs and gas BBQ, fully stocked laundry area and a large one-car garage, Serene Sanctuary is the perfect retreat for a get away with family or close friends.

Being one block away from the famous Hillcrest Farmer's market and walking distance to countless award-winning restaurants, cafe's, grocery stores and trendy boutiques, makes this apartment a great location for anyone visiting San Diego throughout the year.

The apartment is very close to many of San Diego's major freeway's, only 10 minutes to Downtown, the convention center (which hosts Comic-Con) and Coronado.

Many of our guests come without a car as most of Hillcrest's attractions and events are in walking distance, including the world famous San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park with it's many museums and events. Exploring the rest of San Diego can be done by public transportation (the apartment is 1 block from a major bus hub) or with Uber, Car2go or Decobike.

Many major events are held in Hillcrest throughout the year such as the Rock'n'Roll Marathon, Pride Parade, Taste of Hillcrest, CityFest and many more.

Boogie boards, beach chairs and beach towels are provided for your day at any of the many beautiful beaches which San Diego has to offer and most are within a 15 minute drive!

Arriving at Serene Sanctuary is easy, leaving can be a bit more difficult ;-)

Walking Distance (2 - 15 minute walk):

-World famous San Diego Zoo
-Balboa Park with its many museums and special events
-The Rock’n’Roll Marathon, Pride Parade, Taste of Hillcrest, CityFest, other events.
-San Diego's best farmers market (1/2 block away)
-Countless Award winning restaurants, bars, cafe's
-Whole Foods, Sprouts, Trader Joe's, Ralph's (grocery stores)
-Trendy boutique shops
-Major public bus hub

5-10 Minute Drive:

-San Diego International Airport
-San Diego Convention Center (hosts Comic-Con)
-Downtown San Diego
-Seaport Village
-San Diego Bay
-Little Italy
-Old Town San Diego
-Fashion Valley Mall
-Westfield Mission Valley Mall
-Horton Plaza Mall
-Coronado Island & beach
-SeaWorld
-Petco Park (San Diego Padres ballpark)
-Qualcomm Stadium (San Diego Chargers football)
-San Diego Opera
-San Diego Repertory Theatre
-The Old Globe Theatre
-UCSD Medical Center
-Scripps Mercy Hospital

15 minute Drive:

•La Jolla (I.e. La Jolla Cove, La Jolla Shores Beach, etc)
•Pacific Beach
•Mission Beach
•Ocean Beach
•Mission Bay

The apartment sleeps 4 guests and is located on the second floor, has two bedrooms (each with a Queen bed). Feel at home in this newly remodeled and upgraded apartment with crown moulding, stainless steel appliances, tile counters, ceiling fans, motion lights and hardwood and tile floors.

The building is a duplex and these are the only two units.

For our little guests we provide toys, a highchair (upon request) and a pack'n'play.

All main rooms have ceiling fans and for those who like it a bit cooler a portable A/C unit is provided.

Please ask should you need anything in particular.

Serene Sanctuary is the ideal retreat to experience the color and beauty of San Diego!

Owner

Member since: 2015

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/29/2016

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 2
  • 750 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    21...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

    ...moreless

  • Shampoo, Conditioner, Body wash, Body lotion, Hand soap, toilet paper, tissue, blow dryer, curling iron, bath towels, hand towels and face cloths provided...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    selection of novels and children's books...moreless

  • DVD Player
  • Games:

    board games, cards, kids games, puzzles...moreless

  • Television:

    50 inch Plasma, DVD Player, Roku Box with Netflix and SlingTV provided....moreless

  • Toys

Theme

  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Ice Skating
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Skiing
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Snowboarding
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Water Tubing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Dining Area Seats 4. Additional Bistro Table in Kitchen Seats 2....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Air Conditioning:

    Portable A/C unit....moreless

  • Clothes Dryer:

    located in the garage, shared with one other vacation rental. Fabric softener provided....moreless

  • Garage:

    large one car garage....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Living Room:

    big couch, plus armchair, seating for 4. 50 inch plasma TV, DVD-player, Roku, DVDs board games, puzzles, books....moreless

  • Parking:

    large one car garage and street parking...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Kitchen, Bath and Beach Towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    located in the garage, shared with one other vacation rental. Detergent, spot treatment provided....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    Coffee, creamer, tea and sugar provided to start your stay....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes, utensils, glassware, baking ware, etc. provided....moreless

  • Dishwasher:

    Stainless steel...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Large eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances and lighted food preparation area...moreless

  • Microwave:

    Stainless steel...moreless

  • Oven:

    Stainless steel Range/Oven...moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    Salt, Pepper, other spices, oil, vinegar, ketchup, mustard, mayonnaise, syrup, coffee, tea, creamer, sugar, cooking oil spray, aluminum foil, saran wrap, Tupperware and snacks provided....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Stainless steel...moreless

  • Stove:

    Stainless steel Range/Oven...moreless

  • Toaster:

    Stainless steel...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Common Patio Area with seating for 4 and Gas BBQ....moreless

Building Type

  • Building
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Winter
Nov 28 - Dec 18, 2016
2 night min stay
$129 $149
Fri, Sat
$899 $2,699
Winter/Spring 2017
Jan 2 - Apr 9, 2017
2 night min stay
$139 $159
Sat, Sun
$899 $2,699
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$169 $189
Fri, Sat
$1,150 $3,499
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Cleaning $79 + tax
  • Tax Rate 10.5%

Notes:

Extended stay rates negotiable.

FOR ANY PROPOSED STAY OF 30 DAYS OR GREATER - The management of listing#744613 may require both a credit and background check. In addition, a non refundable $40.00 (forty dollars) fee may apply to facilitate those screening checks.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 11/29/2016
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Location

5.5 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Diego International Airport
0.2 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Hillcrest Brewing Company
5 Miles
Nearest Ferry
Ferry to Coronado
2.7 Miles
Nearest Golf
Balboa Park Golf Course
3 Miles
Nearest Train
Mission Valley Center Station
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
HWY 163
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Great Maple
146 Miles
Nearest Ski
Big Bear
7.9 Miles
Nearest Beach
Coronado Beach

Car: Not Necessary

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 1999

About the owner: Growing up here and now raising our kids in this captivating city has been a wonderful experience. As a family we have a lot of out-of town visitors and all have been intrigued by the beauty of this place. We have traveled all over the world, often staying with locals or in vacation rentals and getting to know an area more from a locals perspective. It is an experience we would like to share with those seeking to get to know San Diego.

Why the Owner Chose Hillcrest, San Diego, CA, USA:
Working in the real estate business at the time I knew this property was in the perfect location as it is so close to everything San Diego has to offer. The walkable neighborhood dazzles you with the wide array of food options in its renowned restaurants. Going to the beach in the morning, visiting museums, sight seeing and shopping all without having to drive for a long time, means you can make the most of your day. Taking it all in without the stress that life so often brings. Enjoy your stay and the convenience of being close to it all!

The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
Walking distance to many of San Diego's best restaurants, coffee shops, wine bars, unique shops, the world famous San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park and much more. One block from San Diego's biggest farmers market, the Pride Parade, the Rock'n'Roll marathon and City Fest. A short drive to downtown San Diego, the airport and many of San Diego's beaches. Our apartments are located in the middle of the best San Diego has to offer yet still a quiet location tucked away from the main street with a big garage. Supermarket, cafes, bookstores. Kid-friendly, highchair, toys, pack'n'play. Outdoor patio area with table and gas BBQ.


Contact us

Speaks: english, german
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 11/29/2016

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Photos

  • Unwind on this Supple Leather Couch

    Unwind on this Supple Leather Couch

  • Sun filled Solid-Wood & Wrought Iron Dining Table for 4

    Sun filled Solid-Wood & Wrought Iron Dining Table for 4

  • A/C unit for those warm Summer Days

    A/C unit for those warm Summer Days

  • Large Eat-in Kitchen

    Large Eat-in Kitchen

  • Luxurious Queen Bed, 1800 Thread Count Linens, High Quality Bedroom Furnishings

    Luxurious Queen Bed, 1800 Thread Count Linens, High Quality Bedroom Furnishings

  • Large Closet, Organizer, Mirrored Doors, Extra Pillows, Hangers, Pack 'n Play

    Large Closet, Organizer, Mirrored Doors, Extra Pillows, Hangers, Pack 'n Play

  • Newly Remodeled Full Bathroom with Tub/Shower - Stocked with All you may need

    Newly Remodeled Full Bathroom with Tub/Shower - Stocked with All you may need

  • Large One-Car Garage - Fits largest size SUV

    Large One-Car Garage - Fits largest size SUV

  • For your day at the Beach!

    For your day at the Beach!

  • Pacific Beach - Crystal Pier

    Pacific Beach - Crystal Pier

  • Petco Park

    Petco Park

  • Relax and enjoy a movie on the 50" Plasma TV

    Relax and enjoy a movie on the 50" Plasma TV

  • Newly Remodeled Kitchen - Generously Stocked with Everything you may need!

    Newly Remodeled Kitchen - Generously Stocked with Everything you may need!

  • New Stainless Steel Appliances

    New Stainless Steel Appliances

  • Enjoy your Morning Coffee at this Beautiful Wrought Iron Bistro Table

    Enjoy your Morning Coffee at this Beautiful Wrought Iron Bistro Table

  • Crown Moulding, Full length Wall Mirror, Blackout Drapes

    Crown Moulding, Full length Wall Mirror, Blackout Drapes

  • Mission-Style Solid Wood Queen Bed Set,  Newly Refinished Original Oak Flooring

    Mission-Style Solid Wood Queen Bed Set, Newly Refinished Original Oak Flooring

  • Large Closet, Organizer, Mirrored Doors, Extra Pillows, Hangers

    Large Closet, Organizer, Mirrored Doors, Extra Pillows, Hangers

  • Common Patio Area with BBQ

    Common Patio Area with BBQ

  • Spacious Laundry area with detergent, stain remover, fabric softener Provided

    Spacious Laundry area with detergent, stain remover, fabric softener Provided

  • Visit the One of a Kind Hotel Del Coronado and Beach

    Visit the One of a Kind Hotel Del Coronado and Beach

  • Sunset at the Beach

    Sunset at the Beach

  • Balboa Park

    Balboa Park

VRBO #744613

This listing was first published here in 2015.

Date last modified - Saturday, December 03, 2016

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