This precious, enchanting cottage is set on a quiet side street less than half a block to one the most beautiful beaches in the world and the legendary gem of the Southern California—Windansea Beach. The home is newly renovated and furnished by the internationally renown designers/owners. It offers relaxed cozy comfort with sophistication and simplicity of classic modern design with distinct European flavor.
It features top quality appointments from original artworks to luxurious details. The elegantly spacious, light filled, airy space opens through the wall of French doors to the sun-filled intimate tropical patio-paradise. Perfect for a romantic enjoyment of a couple or two-to-four persons. (Accommodation of larger groups possible through adjoining sister-cottage.)
The home is steps from the shore of Windansea Beach, known for its spectacular scenery, sand and soft rock formations and turquoise-translucent surf breaks created by underwater reefs. The beach with its’ grass-roofed shack that dates back to the early 1940's and is designated as a National Landmark, enjoys a colorful history involving the quintessential California surfing and beach culture integrated into the exclusive high-end community of La Jolla.
Sandstone rocks act as partitions along the beach offering a secluded atmosphere for picnics, intimate gatherings and sunbathing. The magnificent sunsets bring to a peak this unforgettable, phenomenal-and romantic spectacle. It has been immortalized in many an account including the Tom Wolf’s famous book; The Pump House Gang.
The home amenities include:
• King size bed with firm mattress:
o Seven inches of natural latex provides good pressure-relieving capacity, enabling your body to relax more fully
o Pure, 100% eco-cotton, grown without pesticides, lets you enjoy a fresh, natural sleeping surface
o Seven comfort zones provide very precise support and reduce pressure on your shoulders and hips
o The open-cell material improves air circulation and allows moisture to evaporate naturally
• Fine 630 thread count Linens. Down Comforters and Pillows.
• His & Hers Luxury Bathrobes
• Two Flat-Screen TV's: 42' LED Edge Lit LCD HDTV in living room and another set in the bedroom
• Blue-Ray DVD/CD player
• Stereo System with tuner and iPods & iPhone dock has surround sound with volume controls in both living and bedroom areas
• Cable TV
• Broadband Internet with Wi-Fi secure network
• 2 Beach Cruisers Bikes with Baskets and Lock
• Ceiling Fans in bedroom and living room
• Corner Sleeper Sofa (full-size)
o The pull-out unit is covered in the same fabric as the sofa; pulls out to make a generous chaise and full-size bed in one.
• Dining table pulls out to accommodate up to 6
• Full Kitchen:
o Granite bar countertop
o Cooking utensils provided
o Gas stove
o Coffee maker
o French press
o Toaster oven
• Private Tropical Patio with outdoor Bistro Set
• Outdoor Propane Grill
• Covered Parking space
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I grew up here in this idyllic place and even though my life has taken me all over the world I always consider this home. Windansea is a special place with awesome surfing, swimming and the most beautiful sunsets in the world. La Jolla is truly a gem that is always in my heart.
The Owner purchased this cottage in 2003
Thank you for letting us stay in your cozy cottage! We loved it and had a great time in La Jolla! The perfect get-away for us and we do enjoyed the wonderful walks along the ocean.
Thanks Cathleen for making us feel welcome and all your suggestions.
Highlight of our trip was Osteria Romantica restaurant down near La Jolla Shores.