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Jason

Member since: 2008
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Speaks: english, spanish

Walk to Beach in Dana Point, Laguna Beach Area - 3 beds - Air Conditioned

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Overview

Ritz Pointe Condo Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 3 beds (1 King, 2 Queen, Plus Sofa bed)

Walk to Monarch Beach (Salt Creek Beach) along a secluded pathway with no traffic along the golf course until you reach the isolated Salt Creek Beach. You will feel like you have this picturesque beach almost to yourself. The walk to the beach is about one mile and takes 20 minutes.

Located adjacent to two of the only five star hotels and resorts in California, St. Regis Dana Point. Two other five-star resorts, The Ritz Carlton and Montage in Laguna Beach are nearby.

In the beautiful upscale Dana Point/Monarch Beach area of Orange County. Dana Point is located on Pacific Coast Highway midway between Los Angeles and San Diego. Disneyland 31 miles, San Diego and Sea World 60 miles, Los Angeles 55 miles. You are only minutes from some of the best dining, shopping, beaches, golf and tennis in Southern California.

This is a gated community and includes your own parking space. There are short stairs to climb when entering this top level 1,150 square-foot single-story Air Conditioned condo. This relaxing and tastefully decorated condominium is perfect for two couples or a family looking for a beach retreat.

Walk into the spacious living room, fully equipped with a 42-inch plasma TV and DVD player. Each of the two bedrooms is also equipped with flat-screen TVs and DVD players. Enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner in the separate dining room, or use the bar-b-q grill and relax at the patio table on the balcony.

The kitchen is fully-equipped with dishwasher, microwave, toaster, blender, coffee maker and all your cooking needs. The master bedroom has a queen size bed and TV with your own private bathroom. The second room has 2 queen beds and flat screen TV. The condo also has its own laundry room with washer and dryer.

My other properties in Dana Point:

vrbo 472412

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Jason (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Call Owner
Speaks: english, spanish

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)
Walk to Beach in Dana Point, Laguna Beach Area - 3 beds - Air Conditioned
average rating of 4.6060605 based on 33 reviews
3

A nice stay

  • 3 of 5

The property was in a good location in Dana Point. It really wasn't steps from the beach. You would need to drive to the beach. But there is plenty of parking avail and it's $1/hour. The closest beach is a little confusing. You have to park and then walk down quite a big hill to get to the beach. There is a shuttle you can take that is $1 per person per ride (pay to go down and pay to go up). The booklet in the apartment lists the nearest beaches and has maps and directions, etc. But when I booked I didn't really realize that there was no way we could walk with 3 little kids to the beach and then down the hill and then back. That said, we drove and Salt Creek Beach was lovely. We tried Aliso Beach one day and it was beautiful but pretty rocky so not good for bodysurfing, etc.

The apartment is on the second floor. There are 2 entrances to the complex (which I didn't realize) so when reading the directions you need to know which entrance they are talking about. There was ample parking and even a specified covered parking place, which was nice. The apartment seemed really dark! I was constantly looking for a light to turn on! But since we weren't there during the day much, it wasn't a huge deal. The 2 Queen beds in the second bedroom was nice and there is a big closet. The master has a King and a huge closet. It's a bit short on towels. There were only 4 bath towels, but we didn't bother calling to ask, we just made do. Even though it said there was A/C it was a little warm so I'm not sure what was up with that. But each room had fans we could use so we were fine.

There are 5 nice beach towels, 4 or 5 beach chairs, a small rolling cooler and some sand toys. That was really nice to have! The pool and hot tub were fun and not crowded. And it was nice to have a washer and dryer. The kitchen knives weren't very sharp so you may want to bring a good paring knife with you if you're doing much cooking. There were paper plates to use and that was really handy! Overall we had a great stay.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A Great Place to relax

  • 5 of 5

We had a great stay in Jason's property. We are familiar with the neighbourhood, and Jason's was perfect. It was clean, comfortable and had everything needed for our stay. An added bonus was Netflix for our teenagers! it's in a great location, near Salt Creek beach, restaurants and shops. Thanks Jason!

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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4

Clean and comfortable!

  • 4 of 5

Has everything you need:) except not enough towels:( bring your own beach towels because there is only 1 there! Clean and comfortable! Would have given it 5 stars except it's not walking distance to the beach and we also ran out of toilet paper! We had to go buy some of our own! Jason is great to communicate with-so that made it super nice!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice large apartment

  • 5 of 5

We liked the layout of this apartment with dining room, kitchen, sitting room separated and looked larger with high ceilings. It had everything we needed and two beds in one room which is badly needed in the short term home rental industry.

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Dayton, Ohio
5

AMAZING vacation! Would definitely recommend!!!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 9 nights and we loved it.

I would really only rate a 4.5, but since thats not an option I rounded up! The 4.5 rating is because we had two kids and the pool/hot tub looked amazing but the key did not work to get inside! Three different people tried and it still didn't work. I contacted the owner and he apologized, but never offered to get it fixed for us, so we were never able to use the pool which was a pretty big disappointment to us. The other reason for a 4.5 rating is because of the electrical. A few of the outlets do not hold plugs in well, they'd fall out half way. One of them got very hot and after using the prong actually burnt my mother in law. Some of them if you move or wiggle the cord, it doesn't work. It was not a major issue to us really, but slightly scary.

Aside from those things this condo was great!!! Even better and bigger than the pictures! I would highly highly recommend staying here. We had three adults and two kids with room to spare. The closets were massive, the place was clean and quiet, the beds were comfortable. Jason was so easy to contact and responded to everything very quickly. Dana Point is a nice area with quite a bit to do nearby. We found this place amazing! There was even extra shampoo, conditioner, shaving cream, and bar soap! The laundry room even provided detergent. The patio was large, there was even a grill there (we didn't use but would have come in handy had we stayed longer). I did not see it listed but they provided beach chairs, a cooler, plenty of beach towels, even a few buckets and shovels. They have several DVD players and large TVs, enough kitchenware for cooking (although I would recommend buying an ice cream scooper if you buy ice cream) and even some seasonings/spices. I cannot say enough good things about this condo!

I can confidently say you will not have to worry about getting your money's out of renting here. This place is great!!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Phoenix, AZ
5

Thank You for a Great Beach Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our family spent a week at this condo and had a great vacation. The owner was easy to contact and very responsive. The beds were very comfortable and it was we really found everything to be even better than what we were expecting. It is a very spacious condo and has a balcony that runs the length of it with three sliding doors leading outside. We had coffee and breakfast on the balcony patio table every morning and enjoyed the weather and peacefulness of the neighborhood. We also walked took morning and sunset walks to the beach. The area around the condo has several restaurants and activities. We also went on a sunset harbor cruise in nearby Dana Point Harbor.

  • Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
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Map

Car: recommended

Other Activities: boating, basketball, shopping, kayaking, mini golf, parasailing

Golf: Monarch Beach Golf Links, a Troon Golf Course, is adjacent to the development.

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Rates & Availability

Ritz Pointe Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
July/Aug 2016
Jul 1 2016 - Sep 4 2016
5 night minimum stay
$170
 
 
Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 27 2016
7 night minimum stay
$185
 
 
Christmas Holiday
Dec 16 2016 - Jan 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$185
 
 
Spring Break
Mar 3 2017 - Mar 31 2017
5 night minimum stay
$174
 
 
Summer 2017
Jun 10 2017 - Sep 2 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,888
$6,888
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$124
$2,770
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Departure Cleaning Fee $175
Tax Rate 10.0%

Holiday rates $1,850/week
My other properties in Dana Point:
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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Amenities

Ritz Pointe Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1150 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain View ...
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 queen , 1 baby crib
  • Living room has an additional queen sofa sleeper.
Entertainment:
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Terrace
  • 3 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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