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Incredible Beachfront Condo - Gorgeous View, Wonderful Complex

25 Reviews
Bedrooms 2
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights

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Minimum Stay
7 - 14 nights


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2 bedrooms 2 Bath - sleeps 6

Check out this view right on the water! Come home to gorgeous sunsets and sleep to the sound of the ocean waves in this wonderful beachfront condo located in Oceanside, California. Watch dolphin and surfers from your front row balcony seat. This second story condo is right on the water in a gorgeous resort-like complex - 2 bedroom, 2 bath, sleeps six. Recently upgraded with 42-inch flat screen TV, wireless Internet, 30 minutes north of San Diego in Oceanside, California. The family friendly, gated complex has two heated pools, a large jacuzzi, a recreation room with ping-pong tables, billiard tables, and game tables and a putting green area. The condo is supplied with beach toys and boogie boards. If you want a true beach experience- this condo is it.

The condo is fully furnished including complete kitchen, towels and linens. It even has boogie boards and sand toys and wireless Internet. Beautiful gated grounds patrolled 24/7 with waterfalls, koi ponds, workout room, pool, sauna, ping-pong, Jacuzzi, putting green. Bring your swim suit and sun screen and you are ready to go!

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Jim & Kerri Desmond
Member since: 2001
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
October 22, 2016
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About Jim & Kerri Desmond

My husband and I live about 12 miles inland from the North Coast Village. We work hard to keep the condo in excellent condition; we continually update the decor, replenish the linens, clean the carpets twice yearly, and deep clean the condo every three months. We have been managing our property for over 12 years and take pride in having a clean, functional, family-friendly condo.

Jim & Kerri Desmond purchased this condo in 2000

Why Jim & Kerri Desmond chose Oceanside

When growing up in inland San Diego my family spent summers going to the beach. I always dreamed of owning a property along the waterfront. As young adults my husband and I would ride bikes along the Oceanside strand where we admired The North Coast Village complex. When we had the opportunity, we bought this incredible oceanfront condo at North Coast Village because of the beautiful grounds, the complex amenities, and the expansive beach. It is the perfect family vacation spot or couples get-away.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We loved the condo...we loved waking up every morning to the sound of the ocean and the beach. We loved playing board games in the condo and boogie boarding outside of it! We enjoyed lighting the fireplace at night and watching movies while listening to the ocean. The condo had everything we needed and the beds were comfortable. There were plenty of blankets and towels and lots of toys for the beach. We can't wait to come back!
Jun 2015
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based on 25 traveler reviews

Incredible Beachfront Condo - Gorgeous View, Wonderful Complex
average rating of 4.96 based on 26 reviews

Great spot right at the Beach

  • 5 of 5

We (2 Adults, 2 teens) had a very nice stay. You really can't stay any closer to the water. The apartment was clean and well-maintained. We appreciated the Boogie Boards and beach chairs that were there for our use. Also the kitchen was supplied with many of the little necessities that you hate to have to buy for a few days use (spices, olive oil, paper towels, etc...). I imagine this is somewhat variable so you might want to check what's there before heading to the store. The grounds, pool, and grill area were all very nice.

Several times we walked over to the Harbor area (10 minute casual walk) to eat at the restaurants there.

The owners were easy to work with and returned our deposit promptly.

We would stay there again and would recommend this condo without any concerns.

Go ahead, book it. You won't regret it!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad to hear you enjoyed your time at our condo and we appreciate you taking time to review our property. The complex is so beautiful and very well maintained and the view from our unit is incredible. We work hard to keep our condo clean, organized, and comfortable for our guests so it is nice to hear it is appreciated. Thank you again and I hope you have a chance to stay with us in the future. ~Kerri and Jim
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Beautiful and relaxing!

  • 5 of 5

I fully enjoyed my stay in Kerri and Jim's condo on the beach! The view was second to none and the condo was beautifully appointed and very clean. It was quiet and relaxing. I loved falling asleep listening to the waves crash on the beach. I will definitely be back!

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad to hear you enjoyed you time in our oceanfront condo. The location is a wonderful place for a relaxing beach vacation and the view from the unit is truly amazing. Thank you for posting a review of your stay and we look forward to your next visit! ~Kerri and Jim
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Perfect Oceanfront Condo...Fabulous Owners!

  • 5 of 5

This condo is beautiful and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay! Kerri & Jim make it so comfortable with all of the goodies they stock it with: DVDs, free WiFi and NetFlix, boogie boards and beach chairs, board games, condiments and more (including a first aid kit, which came in handy when my husband got stung by a sting ray!). We were excited to see a number of dolphins cruising by a few mornings! The balcony is perfect! You can't get much closer to the ocean than this.

The unit is exactly as described and the pictures don't do it justice. Very clean, everything was in working order. Lots of pots, pans and tools for cooking. We visited my parents in LaJolla and brought back some lemons from their tree and we even found a manual juicer to make lemonade! Beds are comfortable; good shower always with hot water. They supply just about everything you need.

The complex is beautiful, safe, clean and well maintained. There is a good security presence but not imposing. Check in procedures run very smoothly. Parking is great. The people are very friendly and it's very peaceful. The harbor is a short walk with some good restaurants and shops. Easy access to gas stations, grocery stores, pharmacy, Walmart, etc.

Kerri is fantastic. She's very responsive and truly cares about her guests having a wonderful vacation. She contacted us a few weeks before our stay to let us know that annual beach dredging had run late this year and might be going on during our stay. She helped us consider all of our options and was honest about what she knew and what she didn't. It didn't end up affecting us, but we were impressed that she even told us. We had one little thing break while we were there and she immediately responded that she'd come fix it for the next guests (it didn't affect our stay at all). She followed up with us and returned our deposit within a week after our stay. Owners can make a huge difference in the quality of your stay and these guys are in the elite class! This condo is worth every penny! Thanks Kerri and Jim! We hope to return as this was our second visit to North Coast Village and this unit can't be beat!

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your thoughtful review of our oceanfront vacation property. We are always glad to know a family has enjoyed their stay in our condo. We have many families and couples that have been coming back over the past 10 plus years to enjoy the relaxed, stress-free vacation they know they will get at our condo and the resort-like complex...not to mention the incredible view of the blue pacific. Thank you for taking time to post a review and we hope you can stay with us again sometime soon! ~Kerri and Jim
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Incredible views!

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our vacation at this condo. It was clean, comfortable and was equipped with everything we could possibly need. The location and views were beautiful. We enjoyed walking to the pier and the harbor and our kids couldn't get enough of the beach and pool. We met some really sweet people while playing ping pong and using the community BBQ as well. We can't wait to stay again!

  • Submitted: Apr 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review of our condo at North Coast Village. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay and the kids enjoyed the property. I hope you have an opportunity to stay with us again. ~Kerri and Jim
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Beautiful space that was perfect for our vacation!

  • 5 of 5

It was just like the pictures - watched surfers and sunsets from our balcony, steps from the beach and pool and short walk to restaurants and pier. Clean, comfortable and a great place to stay to explore San Diego. Would go back anytime!

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay at our oceanfront condo in Oceanside, California. The complex is a great place to stay for a family vacation on the beach and we work hard to keep our condo clean and functional. Thank you for taking time to write a review and we hope you can stay with us another time! ~Kerri and Jim
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Wonderful Place to Stay - Amazing View

  • 5 of 5

This Condo worked out very nicely for our stay. The view was amazing - and you really are right on the water. We woke up watching surfers every morning and we watched the sunset from the balcony just about every night. We even saw dolphin from the balcony a few times. The condo itself was clean and organized with plenty of supplies for cooking and lots of pillows and linens. The beds were comfortable - even the futon we used a few nights. What made the stay really nice were some of the little things like paper products (even Kleenex), plenty of soap (hand, laundry and dishwasher), spices in the cupboard and condiments in the fridge - very nice not to have to buy all that!

There were lots of DVDs and movies - watching original Hawaii Five-O episodes at night was hilarious. The owner was good about answering questions beforehand and the reservation was easy. The condo really felt like "our home" from the time we arrived. We are already making plans to come back in the summer for a week and definitely plan to stay here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the nice review. I am glad to know you enjoyed your time at our oceanfront condo and we look forward to your many more stays! ~ Kerri and Jim.
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Car: recommended

The harbor with fishing trips and boat rentals is within walking distance. Swimming, surfing, boating, fishing, golf, Legoland, Disneyland, Sea Word, San Diego Zoo and Safari Park. Oceanside Harbor.

Other Activities: Disneyland, Lego Land, Safari Park, Sea World, San Diego Zoo


Rates & Availability

Townsite Condo Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Oct 30 2016 - Dec 17 2016
14 night minimum stay
Holiday Weeks
Dec 18 2016 - Dec 30 2016
7 night minimum stay
Dec 31 2016 - Feb 17 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
14 night minimum stay
Feb 18 2017 - Apr 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Apr 8 2017 - May 26 2017
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7 night minimum stay
Memorial Day Week
May 27 2017 - Jun 2 2017
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7 night minimum stay
Early Summer
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 16 2017
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7 night minimum stay
Late June
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 30 2017
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7 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 11 2017
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7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Aug 12 2017 - Aug 25 2017
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7 night minimum stay
Late August
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 8 2017
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Sep 9 2017 - Oct 28 2017
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Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $150
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 11.5%

From $1400/Week
Rates do not include an 11.5% city tax and $150 cleaning fee.
Rates are subject to change without notice until confirmed.
Minimum age for responsible party to rent condo is 25 years old
Second story unit without elevator access - You will have to climb 10 steps to enter condo

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Townsite Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Alarm Clock
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dialup Access
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Paper Towels
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Futon in Family Room
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Binoculars
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Small Cooler
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Sauna
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • coin laundry
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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