Casa de Turtle Bay sits on a large lot with a cul-de-sac, just minutes off the I-5 in South Oceanside. This centrally located home allows short drive times to the San Diego Safari Park, (30 minutes) Legoland, (15 minutes) The San Diego Zoo, (45 minutes) Sea World, (40 minutes) Disneyland, (55 minutes) Knott’s Berry Farm, (55 minutes) and short minute drives to downtown Carlsbad, downtown Oceanside or Oceanside Harbor! We’re close to everything you could want while on vacation. For the beach lover, the Pacific Ocean is a mere 4.9 miles away so if you’re so inclined, boogie boards, coolers, chairs, beach toys, umbrellas and an endless supply of beach towels are on hand for much fun in the sun!
YARDS: Who needs the beach when you have a backyard like this? Relax on the canopy, covered lounge and have some family fun with the custom putting green. Take a dip in the large tropical pool, (Warmed throughout the day with solar pads) and enjoy a natural message, compliments of the cascading waterfall. Soak in the hotel-sized Jacuzzi and enjoy a barbequed meal at the fire pit! (Seats 12) The outdoor kitchen island is equipped with a gas barbecue, one side burner and lots of prep space. You can also enjoy the peaceful tranquility of the gated courtyard in the front of the home. Listen to the calming waters of the fountain while reading on the porch swing. Both yards are very private with several fruit trees ranging from lemon, lime, avocado, pomegranate, orange, loquat and many more.
BEDROOMS: This two-story house offers close to 2,800 square feet of living space. It features new wood flooring upstairs, oak cabinetry in the kitchen, an open floor plan, five beautifully appointed bedrooms and four full bathrooms. The “Whale Room” contains two twin size bunk beds, books and a treasure chest of toys.
The “Seashell Room” boasts a comfortable queen size bed and plenty of closet space.
The spacious master “Elephant Room,” features a new California King size bed, a 50’ flat screen TV, a large walk in shower. These 3 rooms share a spacious master bathroom with an adjoining powder room.
The second master suite or “Jungle Room” is a large, one bedroom, apartment style quarters that includes a New Cal King bedroom set, private entrance and court yard, with full access to the main house, private bathroom. This is also facilitated with its own full kitchen.
The downstairs bedroom or “Seahorse Room” has a new queen sized bed, with French doors leading to a private courtyard. A full bathroom is adjacent and also contains access to the private courtyard.
Need more beds? 2 super comfortable large single roll a way beds.
LIVING SPACE: With its upgraded windows, multiple ceiling fans and insolated walls, this home provides comfortable coolness, even during those rare San Diego heat waves! The gourmet kitchen includes cookware, dinnerware and utensils for up to 14 guests. I have also provided a juicer, Panini maker, crock-pot, blender and more to make you feel right at home. The family-size dining area seats 8 comfortably, with 3 more seats at the bar. The adjacent family room has an entertainment center featuring a 55’ HDTV, digital cable, DVD player, Bose surround sound, a Wii system, new comfortable sofas, with a leather chair. This area is perfect for family entertainment or relaxing after a long day of sightseeing! Other amenities include high speed, wireless Internet access to unlimited local and long distance calls, within the US.
Just added a game room as of June 2018. Features: classic arcade game with 412 games. Shuffle board, Top of the line electric dart board, foosball table and more.
PARKS: If you love nature you are in luck! Nestled in the northeastern part of Carlsbad is a 10-minute walk to a historical wilderness - an ancient volcano and dam dating back to the Second World War. Lake Calavera Preserve is a hidden gem. Amongst the growing city of Carlsbad, Lake Calavera Preserve is 262 acres of wildlife that supports plant and animal life only found in Southern California. Hike, bike, walk or run through this amazing natural experience and don't forget your camera. At the entrance to the preserve, is Oak Riparian Park. This area offers 2 brightly colored, play structures for little ones under 5 and for kids over 5. There are lots of picnic tables and grassy area for kids to run and play ball. The beauty of the area is worth a visit just in itself.
GOLF COURSES: Four Season Aviara Resort Golf Club - 10 minutes, The Crossings at Carlsbad - 15 minutes, Encinitas Ranch Golf Club - 20 minutes, La Costa Resort - 15 minutes and Carlsbad Golf Center. (Driving range within minutes from the house) Of course we can’t forget the world renowned Torrey Pines Golf Course which is host to the Farmers Insurance Open, on the PGA Tour - 30 minutes!
*ABSOLUTELY NO EVENTS, NO PETS, AND NO SMOKING