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Mission Bay's Tranquil Blue Waters Complimented By White Sand Beaches

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 950 sq ft
Property type house

Overview

About the property

Mission Bay's Tranquil Blue Waters Complimented By White Sand Beaches

Located in the heart of San Diego's most popular bay (Mission Bay) and just 2 blocks one direction to Fiesta Bay and 2 blocks the other direction to Sail Bay (Beautiful Sunsets) our place offers everything you might need to rest, rejuvenate and have some fun in San Diego! Note: The street does get a fair amount of traffic so you will hear some road noise in the living room with the windows open.

Not only are we right down the street from shopping, restaurants and entertainment, but we are mere minutes from San Diego's best beaches, including Pacific Beach, Mission Beach, La Jolla and Del Mar. Sea World is right around the corner (literally 2 minutes), Balboa Park is just a hop, skip and a jump away, and the Gaslamp District is about 10 minutes down Interstate 5. Let's just say we're about 10 minutes from almost any place you might want to visit in our amazing city, as well as the San Diego International Airport!

This home is a tastefully designed two-bedroom with a full kitchen that can sleep six. Our beach cottage features two queen-sized beds, along with a very comfortable sofa sleeper. The kitchen is fully equipped for cooking and amenities include, free Wi-Fi and Netflix.

More Details

Owner
Drew
Member since: 2014
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2018

About Drew

Hi! We are Neal and Drew (brothers) and Aimee. We all love traveling, San Diego, and especially helping other traveling folks like yourselves! Please allow us to facilitate your stay in sunny San Diego; we hope you love our city as much as we do!

As hosts we'll help you find great things to do, see, and eat in San Diego, whether it's off the beaten path or something as mainstream as catching a Padres or Chargers game!

Drew purchased this house in 2008

Why Drew chose Crown Point

The alluring image of Mission Bay's tranquil blue waters complimented by white sand beaches have been attracting people to San Diego for decades! Nestled between Fiesta Bay and Sail Bay, our home is located on a peninsula on the northern end of the bay in the quaint neighborhood of Crown Point. Within biking and walking distance to the beaches and nightlife of Mission Beach and Pacific Beach, Crown Point exemplifies the ideal San Diego lifestyle!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Chad and family were perfect guests. They left Mellow Yellow in perfect shape, were very easy to communicate with by phone and text and they seemed very easy going about the entire process. Chad was also super friendly and flexible about staying with us! We highly recommend Chad and would love to have him back any time.
Nov 2015
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Amenities

Crown Point House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 950 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
  • Free Wifi
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
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Mission Bay's Tranquil Blue Waters Complimented By White Sand Beaches
average rating of 4.2 based on 16 reviews
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Not what I was expecting

  • 2 of 5

It was a great location and 15-20 minutes to almost anything. I did read the reviews before booking so we were aware of the traffic noise ahead of time. We stayed for a week after Christmas. The place was surface clean but if you took a closer look it was dirty. Pull-out mattress would be suitable for a child but not for an adult, very thin mattress. Couch was lumpy, towels in bathroom were old and faded, inside of drawers were dirty, floorboards dirty, chairs on the island wobbly and squeaky, blinds in kitchen sections were broken, dishware needs updating. You can hear the neighbors through the walls, I think next door is another rental. Careful with showers because the hot water runs out fast. A few small updates/repairs and is thoroughly cleaning is needed.

  • Submitted: Jan 20, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Great Place!

  • 4 of 5

My family and I enjoyed our stay at Yellow Mellow. Quite Neighboorhood, really close to the beach and the house was clean. Only down side was the lack of AC and it's only one bathroom.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Easy Breezy

  • 4 of 5

Super cute pad in walking distance to the beach, recreational area and great restaurants. Besides the loud noise from being close to the street, it was GREAT! Drew and other owners were very easy to coordinate with and responded quickly to all questions!

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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3

Great location but the furniture smelled

  • 3 of 5

First the positives. This home is in walking distance to good restaurants and the bay. The two negatives and why I deducted two stars: 1. The couch smelled like bad body-odor & cigarette smoke. We had to take blankets off the beds to cover the couch to mask the smell.

2. The welcome book said they offered Apple TV, but when we spoke to the owner they had discontinued this service. The only option was Netflix which was continually buffering, and would not allow you to complete a movie before it gave you the error to pick another program.

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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3

Great location! Room for some improvements

  • 3 of 5

Mellow Yellow was a great location for our stay. There were 4 adults and one baby. It was just a few blocks from the bay and just down the street from a great restaurant we ate at--The Menu.

A few suggestions for improvements: get better speakers for the TV (the sound quality was pretty bad and if you have the windows open or fans on you really can't hear anything), and some window AC units would go a long way. The road noise from Ingrahm St is loud and doesn't die down at night. We didn't get good sleep the first night because we had the windows open with fans going, thinking the road noise would die down but it stayed very steady all night. Slept better with windows closed but it was harder to stay cool. If anything a few more fans would be helpful.

Owners were very responsive when we needed a battery replacement for the tv remote; we appreciated that.

Overall it was a great place to stay and very comfortable with the exception of the tv sound and street noise at night with windows open--which a few window units would fix great! Can't beat the location though!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Felt like home away from home

  • Submitted: May 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
8 Miles
San Diego International Airport
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Mission Bay
Car: recommended

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $95
Refundable Damage Deposit $150

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.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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