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Seriously FUN Beachfront Cottage, Newly Remodeled 2017 Private Beach Bon Fire Pi

Bedrooms 4
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 90 nights


Minimum Stay
3 - 90 nights

About the property

Four bedrooms, New Kitchen, New bathrooms, Plenty of Sand and Private Beach

This popular and just updated 4 bedroom/2 ba beachfront vacation rental is perfect when you want to be ON the beach, not just near the beach. It has perhaps the best beachfront location in the city of Oceanside and perhaps all of San Diego. The beach cottage features an impressive private beach backyard with its own bonfire ring on the sand. During the day, kids will be making sandcastles on the private beach and in the evening they will make s'mores over the bon fire. You will love using the BBQ, cooking hotdogs and hamburgers while watching the dolphins jump and play right in front of the house.

The beachfront house has a brand new kitchen with white cabinets, granite counter tops, stainless appliances and a wonderful ocean and beach views. The cheerful and cozy living room has stunning beach views from the massive picture windows. Bedroom number one features a queen bed and is on the street level. Bedroom number two has two queen beds. Bedroom number three, with a queen, is on the lower level and features an Ocean View and access. And finally bedroom number 4, although on the small side, has a queen bed, is light and airy with ocean views and has its own door for beach access! There is a sleeper sofa in the living room when you need to sleep up to 12 people.

This home is located on a very calm, family friendly and safe beach. You always have plenty of san don your private beach.The house is an easy walk to the pier area with many fun restaurants to eat, gastro pubs, coffee shops, ice cream shops and even the movies is an easy walk. Bring your beach cruisers because we have miles of coastal trails and its always fun to ride to the shops and restaurants at nearby Oceanside Harbor. We are only 10 minutes from Legoland and an easy drive to Seaworld and San Diego Zoo.

More Details

Property Manager
Kim Dillon
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2017

About Kim Dillon

We raised our family on the beach and love family time on the beach.

Why Kim Dillon chose Oceanside

This home is ON the beach with plenty of sand right in the private yard for the kids to paly and make sandcastles. There is no street or sidewalk to cross to get to the beach. You have a private beach and fire ring. Its a fun walk to all the great places to eat.

What makes this house unique

You do not share any of the property with other rentals or renters. The private beachfront lawn and private bon fire pit in the sand are very popular. No mater what the public beach is like you always have a nice sandy beach.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We just wanted to let you know what a wonderful time we had at the beach house. We had never booked online before and were honestly a bit worried if the house and beach would be anything like the photos. We are beyond happy to report its just like the pictures, only even better! The kids loved both the private beach and the grass to play on. Now they want to have bonfires in our backyard!
May 2016
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Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Seriously FUN Beachfront Cottage, Newly Remodeled 2017 Private Beach Bon Fire Pi
average rating of 4.9058824 based on 119 reviews

Perfect for families and friends.

  • 5 of 5

Our kids not only enjoyed digging in the sand but, also enjoyed playing on the grass lawn. A wonderful place o stay!

  • Submitted: Dec 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Just pack your clothes for this vacation!

  • 5 of 5

It has been our pleasure to stay at this lovely beach house on three separate occasions. Each visit surpasses the last. Our stay next year will be no exception, considering all of the exciting improvements that Kim has planned. We enjoyed the updated and remodeled kitchen during this trip but were also pleasantly surprised by bags of ice in the freezer in addition to paper towels, shampoo, conditioner, bath gel, dish detergent, toilet tissue, nice towels, beach towels and bed linens for the week. Anything that we don’t have to “haul” from AZ is a welcome addition. The backyard is a favorite feature for our four young grandchildren. The grass, private sand beach and easy access to the ocean are important to our family. We have looked all along the San Diego coast and nothing compares to this special place.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you once again for staying with us an dI am thrilled you noticed the updates!
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Lone Tree, CO

True beach living!

  • 4 of 5

The location of this property is amazing and offers true beach living! Adorably decorated in a mid-century modern beach style. Layout was perfect for us, we put our teen/early twenties girls upstairs and my husband and I had the privacy of the lower quarters. Windows open all the time to enjoy the ocean breezes and the sound of the waves crashing against the rocks. You are so close to the water you won't even have to salt the rim of your margarita glass...the ocean will provide the salt for you :) We loved barbecuing and eating outside, the beach fire pit and s'mores at night and our own private beach to soak up the sun...not to mention the beautiful, unobstructed sunset views.

Easy walk to the Farmer's market in Oceanside on Thursdays and a 5 minute (or less) drive to Carlsbad.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Oceanfront Home

  • 5 of 5

I am from Virginia and we came to California for my daughter's wedding. We stayed at this incredible beach house. The house was immaculate and the location incredible! There were 12 family members staying and there was plenty of room for us all. I can't say enough wonderful things about the owner Kim, she was wonderful!!!! We had our own beach and a wonderful grass area to play and play we did! There are a lot of nearby attractions, but we stayed at the house because it was Paradise. It was the most relaxing vacation I have ever had. We plan on staying here at least a couple of times of year when visiting California! It was fun waking up to the dolphins and the surfers. I sat in the sand for a week and didn't move, there was no need to! Out of 5 stars I would give it 100 stars!!! It was amazing and I recommend anyone needing a place to stay in California to get this house!!! The property is incredible and I made memories that will last a life time! Susie Hall

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for staying in our rental when there are so many to select from. We are thrilled you had a wonderful time, that means the world to us. We try very hard to make sure each family enjoys their stay.
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Just a wonderful stay at the beach, again

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed here many times and just love it. It really has the prettiest beachfront location of any beach house in Oceanside or San Diego. We love getting our sun time out on the lawn but it has sand to use too. You can walk or ride a beach bike to anything you want to do. Its nice when you arrive to a place thats just like the pictures but even better.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you !
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Honeymoon vacation

  • 4 of 5

We had our wedding here on this property and rented the house out for a week as our honeymoon. The owner/coordinator has a cheerful disposition and was very kind and resourceful. Our wedding could not have been more perfect! I would recommend any couple or family to stay here for a few reasons: the house itself is updated and very cute and cozy, the location is perfect; it's easy to get to anything plus you can walk all the way down the beach from the property and back, and the quality of beach you get is so perfect. It's clean, laid back, mostly intimate and very relaxing. Our experience was incredible and I would come back with my family for a vacation anytime!

  • Submitted: May 26, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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San Diego Zoo
Gaslamp Quarter
Balboa Park
333 Pacific - Steaks & Seafood
Bagby Beer Company
Local Tap House
Flying Pig Pub & Kitchen
Hello Betty Fish House
LEGOLAND California
"Real close and fun for little ones"
Beach Break Cafe
"red barn ranch"
Bessie's 1929 Cafe -- CLOSED
"Great breakfast"
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Hello Betty, 333, Harni Sushi
Car: not necessary

Southern California beach rental, beachfront, on the sand, private beach, bonfire ring, San Diego, Oceanside, ocean view, whitewater views, surfing, amusement parks, zoo, Disneyland , Sea world, beach house,pier , harbor, snorkeling, boogie boards

Other Activities: Collect sea shells and watch the dolphins at sunset from your private beach


Rates & Availability

Townsite House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jan Feb
Jan 3 2017 - Feb 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
March April
Mar 1 2017 - May 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
May 2017
May 20 2017 - Jun 16 2017
5 night minimum stay
Summer 2017
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
High Season
Jun 24 2017 - Aug 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
Late Summer
Aug 17 2017 - Sep 5 2017
5 night minimum stay
Sep 6 2017 - Oct 20 2017
4 night minimum stay
Oct 21 2017 - Nov 19 2017
3 night minimum stay
Nov 21 2017 - Nov 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 2 2018
5 night minimum stay
Not posted Yet
Jan 3 2018 - Apr 2 2019
90 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250
Cleaning andTurnover $350
Pet Fee $350
Tax Rate 11.5%

Sorry no refunds for reason for any retainer or funds paid unless we can rebook your week for the same terms. We suggest you purchase travel insurance offered at time of booking

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund if canceled at least 0 days before arrival date.
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Townsite House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Monument View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Resort
  • Village
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
  • Bathrooms are supplied with bath towels and beach towels.
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , Ocean View
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Ocean view
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • There is a queen sofa sleeper in the living room that will sleep two people.
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Porch Furniture
  • Sand Box
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Wood Deck
  • Yard
  • 1 bicycles
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 12 beach chairs
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Singles
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
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