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Erik Vandenakker

Advertiser since: 2013
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Speaks: english
Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Erik Vandenakker

Advertiser since: 2013
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
20%
Calendar last updated:
November 24, 2014
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

ONE OF A KIND; NOT TO BE MISSED!

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Overview

Balboa Peninsula Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Central Location, Clean, Attention to Detail, Value & Service

Grab your fav beach pal and enjoy an affordable get-away in our charming beach cottage for two. Quality mattress, finer linens, flat screen television, well-appointed kitchen and spacious outdoor patio for your personal sunning, dining or game playing.

Easy walk to the sand, legendary bay, fun pubs, groceries, restaurants, bike rental, famous pier and water sport rental. If your perfect vacation means a relaxing book by soothing ocean tides or heart pumping fun such as paddle surfing, kayaking, fishing, hiking, golfing, tennis, biking or boating, Newport Beach offers it all!

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
Erik Vandenakker (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2013
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Speaks: english

About Erik Vandenakker

Peter and Barbara Swanberg, Pomona high school sweethearts..class of 1953, spent many spring breaks known as 'Bal Week', an iconic spring fling in Southern California from 1945- 1955 where So Cal high schoolers gathered at the fun zone for innocent fun and sun. After a serious college football run at Mt Sac and U of O (go Ducks!), the couple married, started a family and became professionals educators (Pete was also a football and wrestling coach) in San Gabriel Valley. This special time at Newport in their youth created a yearning for a beach house of their own. Through hard work and saving, Peter and Barbara fulfilled this dream when they purchased this duplex Property. The family lives on-site in back and rent the charming bungalow in the front. Today, Kim, their youngest, and Erik, her oldest, manage the VRBO rental, with the hope they give their guests the same special coastal memories once shared by Barbara and Peter.

Erik Vandenakker purchased this cottage in 1972

Why Erik Vandenakker chose Balboa Peninsula

Peter and Barbara were Pomona High School sweethearts and the gang spent many spring and summer breaks having fun in the sun.

What makes this cottage unique

Exceptional service and hospitality. Let us know if you are celebrating something special, we have created a 'honeymoon suite' for a newlywed couple. It was great fun! We will be happy to arrange for flowers, champagne or anything we can do. If you need a ride from the airport, just ask. If we can manage it, we will. You really do not need a car in Newport Beach.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Reviews

5
based on 14 traveler reviews

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One of a Kind; Not to be Missed!
average rating of 5.0 based on 14 reviews
business
One of a Kind; Not to be Missed!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p457086vb
- (949)922-1260
Balboa Peninsula Newport Beach and Balboa Island Area
5

The best place in Newport Beach!!

  • 5 of 5
We stayed at this beautiful beach house for two and a half months while I was in Newport for a summer internship. The best part of our summer was staying here. The place is absolutely beautiful and comes stocked with everything you can imagine. Coffee, beach towels, sun screen, magazines, and much much more. The inside is beautifully decorated. The bed is very comfortable and has lovely pottery barn furnishings and bedding. We had guests over who raved about the property. I could not imagine a more perfect place to stay and spend your holiday. Steps from the beach and you have beach umbrellas, beach chairs, paddle ball games, and beach cruisers all ready to go when you want. The host family is unbelievably kind. We loved getting to know them. They were extremely helpful and frequently brought treats. I could not have been more pleased with my stay, the only down side is having to leave. I highly highly recommend staying here, you will not be sorry.
  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
business
One of a Kind; Not to be Missed!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p457086vb
- (949)922-1260
Balboa Peninsula Newport Beach and Balboa Island Area
SAN FRANCISCO
5

What a great bungalow!

  • 5 of 5
My husband, 3 month old daughter and I stayed here for 8 days in August of 2014 and we had an amazing time. The owners are the most wonderful and generous people and we really enjoyed our stay. The proximity to the beach, restaurants, grocery store & laundry mat are excellent - no need to drive anywhere!! It was a great home base for our little family as I have family and friends in the area. The BBQ was great, the kitchen was perfect for our meals, the patio was amazing, etc. etc. etc. We can't wait to stay again!
  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, People with Disabilities, Romantic Getaway
business
One of a Kind; Not to be Missed!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p457086vb
- (949)922-1260
Balboa Peninsula Newport Beach and Balboa Island Area
5

Sweet!

  • 5 of 5
We came down from the bay area for mother's day weekend and couldn't be happier. It was a sweet little cottage with all the extras we could have wanted: bikes with hand breaks, close to beach, beach chairs & towels, close to supermarket, close to the kids. The hosts were lovely and accommodating!
  • Submitted: May 16, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway
business
One of a Kind; Not to be Missed!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p457086vb
- (949)922-1260
Balboa Peninsula Newport Beach and Balboa Island Area
5

Awesome Cottage!!!! Awesome Owners!!!!

  • 5 of 5
As we sat on the patio, wine in hand and the sun shining on our faces…we had only just arrived and began to relax when I was already regretting our departure in a week. We could not have asked for a more magnificent cottage. The location was perfect for walking, biking, restaurants, shopping and traveling to nearby locations. The beach was a hop, skip and a jump from the cottage giving us the opportunity to meet the sun rise every morning on the beach. The owners were so accommodating and there for whatever we needed. The bicycles were also a great treat. The cottage is perfect in charm, cleanliness and comfort. I am so glad we stayed here! Carl and I sincerely want to thank the family for such a great experience. Please do not hesitate to choose this cottage for your vacation. You will not be disappointed.
  • Submitted: Jan 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Dec 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Romantic Getaway
business
One of a Kind; Not to be Missed!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p457086vb
- (949)922-1260
Balboa Peninsula Newport Beach and Balboa Island Area
Tualatin, OR
5

Charming beach cottage

  • 5 of 5
My sister invited me to stay with her at this beach cottage in July. The accommodations were very nice, and the location was convenient to the beach, stores, and restaurants. We also appreciated the owners hospitality. We hope to stay at this beach cottage again. Thank you.
  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
business
One of a Kind; Not to be Missed!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p457086vb
- (949)922-1260
Balboa Peninsula Newport Beach and Balboa Island Area
Houston, TX
5

Best Beach Bungalow

  • 5 of 5
As I am sitting on the front porch of this charming bungalow, I felt compelled to write my review early. My husband and I could not have asked for a better place to stay in Newport Beach. We parked our car the moment we arrived and never felt the need to get back in it. Everything is in walking or biking distance. The beach is a VERY short two blocks/two minute walk away, and the closest beach is amazing and is not overcrowded (as some of the other beaches in the area seemed to be), even on memorial day weekend. The owners are extremely accommodating and provided everything we needed for our stay, from beach towels to bicycles. The pictures barely do the beauty and charm of the place justice. The size of the home is perfection as you have so much more room than a hotel and so much more character, perfect for a romantic and relaxing getaway. We will definitely be back and will not hesitate to recommend this place to our friends and family!
  • Submitted: May 27, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Romantic Getaway

Map

Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
John Wayne
Nearest Barpub
0.01 Miles
Malarkys
Nearest Ferry
3 Miles
Balboa
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Pelican Hill Golf Club
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
29th street Newport Beach
Car: not necessary

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Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From $175 Per night

Balboa Peninsula Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Base Rate
2 night minimum stay
$175
$1,050
$3,000
 
 
Summer
Jun 1 - Aug 31
2 night minimum stay
$250
$1,400
$4,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees And Taxes $75 cleaning fee
10% tax
Notes $500 REFUNDABLE security deposit
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Amenities

Amenities

Balboa Peninsula Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 650 sq. ft.
  • 1 story
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 bathroom, shower, no tub, bath sheets provided
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • 1 bedroom, sleeps 2, comfortable queen size bed, upgraded mattress, pillows, and linens.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Games
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only

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