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Tracy Ruane, mgr.

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english

FALL/Thanksgiving/Christmas on Mission Bay, Newly remodeled beautiful Penthouse

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

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Overview

Mission Beach Condo Rental Photos and Description

Condo, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 2-6)

Enjoy spending your vacation at the newly remodeled Penthouse Suite on Bayside Walk. With all the comforts of home you can leave all your worries behind while relaxing on our spacious patio facing the bay. We offer one of the best balconies, perfect for entertaining by the BBQ with drinks or watching the nightly summer firework show burst over the bay, Just steps away from the sand and a small walk to the surf, you will find that the views breathtaking with great privacy and a style that is hard to beat.

The Master bedroom has a large comfy King size bed, flat screen wall mounted t.v with DVD player, attached private bath with large tub for soaking up the relaxation. Second bedroom has 2 double beds, flat screen wall mounted t.v with DVD player attached bathroom with large glassed shower. Both bedrooms have patio doors and access to the wrap around balcony with views of the beach side of South Mission Beach. The open floor plan has your large balcony just off the main living space. The main living area offers a couch and love seat with wall mounted flat screen T.V w/ cable, I-Pod dock w/speakers, wireless internet and free local and U.S long distance calling. The dining room offers seating for 6 and the patio has a patio table with seating for 4. Extra chairs and a table are also provided for times when entertaining a larger group of friends. You are provided with one garage parking space.

Our goal is to make your vacation feel like a home away from home. We provide to you all your linens, paper products and a stocked kitchen (minus food) with the supplies you need to make your meals, if you don't feel like going out.

When you do decide to head out you are just a bike ride away from the best places to eat in San Diego, we provide 3 beach cruiser bikes. Mission Beach is home to the historic Belmont Park with shopping and rides. If you just want to relax by the water, we provide a blow up row boat, beach chairs and towels. Everything you need to enjoy hanging by the water or heading out to explore Mission Beach. While you are here you can visit HIKE, BIKE & KAYAK just down the street which offers hourly, daily or weekly rentals of paddle boards, kayaks, and different types of bikes. Everything you need to enjoy a vacation on the water all within blocks of this Penthouse Suite.

Keywords: 2bd/2bath, penthouse, beautiful views, spacious, views, fireworks, sea world, family, sand, bay, walking, bike riding. Sleeps 6 in beds and 8 with small children on fold out mattress

More Details
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Tracy Ruane, mgr. (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Tracy Ruane, mgr.

I am a San Diego guy at heart. As a real estate developer I could have my pick of properties and I have lived in many parts of the U.S. Though I no longer call San Diego my permanent home I wanted a place to come to that embodied all San Diego had to offer. I found that when I bought the Penthouse Suite on Bayside Walk. My family and I love to spend time here. My kids enjoy Belmont Park and riding their bikes around the boardwalks. I enjoy hanging out on the balcony, even when work calls and I have to bring my laptop...is there any better place to work that has this view? NO WAY! I know the enjoyment we have experienced here and I hope your family will have the same wonderful experience which creates memories we cherish forever.

Tracy Ruane, mgr. purchased this condo in 2011

Why Tracy Ruane, mgr. chose San Diego County

I went to college at the University of San Diego. I knew from the time I first landed in San Diego I would spend a lot of time here.

What makes this condo unique

I love the early mornings at the bay. It's quiet and peaceful. I enjoy my coffee on the balcony and then head out on the bike to ride along the boardwalk. One of the best features is entertaining here. Having your friends and family with you is what life is all about, BBQ and watching the summer fireworks show always puts everyone in a relaxing mood!

Reviews

4.8
based on 24 traveler reviews

FALL/Thanksgiving/Christmas on Mission Bay, Newly remodeled beautiful Penthouse
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 24 reviews
4

Loved the views and location!

  • 4 of 5

The view of the bay was fabulous and the balcony was nicely appointed with table and chairs /lounge chairs. The interior accommodations were very nice too.

The reason for 4 stars: several of the dishes /silverware/glasses were not clean. The dishwasher had food in the drain. It appeared whoever stayed there before didn't rinse the dishes properly and because of that food was baked on dishes and dishwasher was not clean. So, I washed every dish before using. Otherwise it was clean. We also had a hiccup upon arrival. The TV was out--unfortunately when my husband wanted to watch a playoff game. Tracy came right out and had it working within an hour. House phone was out. The cell phone reception is not good in that location. Be prepared for that. Also, there is quite a bit of airplane noise from the airport. I would recommend staying here-- very quiet--- other then periodic airplane noise. I only wished property manager would make sure TV, house phone were working and that dishes are clean etc...

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Great Location, Great Vacation

  • 5 of 5

We were so pleased with the condo, it looked just like the pictures and view was incredible and the condo had everything we needed and more. Neighbors were friendly and helpful, area was nice and we felt safe. The mission bay side is definitely quieter than that ocean side with less traffic and people on the beach. The only negative is the cell service is spotty in the south Mission beach area, we were able to get service but it was spotty. However the condo has land lines and great wifi. This would not keep me from staying here again. We loved the condo and San Diego and would love to visit again soon.

  • Submitted: Mar 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Feb 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Location location location!

  • 4 of 5

The property is a hit because of where it is-the balcony overlooks mission bay on the one side and is just a block and a bit from the Pacific Ocean on the other side. There's plenty of room in the unit-and the four of us never felt crowded. Outdoor dining for four as well as inside for 6 make it plenty roomy. The decor is a bit dated but again we were rarely inside so it was fine. The kitchen is well stocked for pots/pans. We wished there was an electric kettle for tea (or a tea kettle) but we managed by using a small pot. There was NO food items at all except salt and pepper (no oil, spices etc). There are plenty of stores nearby but it would have been nice to have some basics there. (I'll remember next time to pack small packets of spices). It was great having a garage to use as parking can be difficult around there. (It is a small inside spot-we had a Toyota Camry and much longer would not have fit), but the description of the property warned us of this) One of the other great perks was having four beach cruisers to use, which we did! you can jump on the path right outside the unit and ride for almost eight miles around mission bay or hop on the path on the ocean and ride that about 3 miles till it ends and then head on up the road to LaJolla. The only negative is that there is no heat in the unit other than space heaters and we had a couple

of really cold mornings (due to a huge storm that came through). The space heaters were slow to warm things up in the AM as we didn't want to leave one on in the living room while we slept. I'm sure the few cold days we had were unusual, but it's not fun waking up to 57F inside. Overall Id definitely recommend this place as a great beach condo. If you're looking for elegance or sleek or modern this isn't it, BUT if there for the views and location this is a winner!!

  • Submitted: Feb 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
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5

Wonderful Rental!

  • 5 of 5

We truly enjoyed staying at this condo, and would definitely rent it again. The condo was clean, and had all the amenities mentioned in the description. We loved the location, and felt like we had a private beach on Mission Bay. We also loved being able to use the bikes on the boardwalk along the Pacific, which was just a couple blocks away. If you want to do the Trolley tour of San Diego, you can walk over to the Hyatt and catch a shuttle.

Having a full kitchen was nice, and we found a grocery store very close by to pick up a few items. We also found a Sprouts store a short drive away, which is a great place to get some fresh fish, fruit and vegetables.

Tracy, the manager, was wonderful. She checked in with us and answered any questions we had promptly.

We loved the zoo, the beach, biking/jogging, Point Loma, Coronado....so many options! And the tacos!!! Great tacos wherever you go.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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4

perfect location - wonderful deck

  • 4 of 5

While the ocean-side of Mission Beach was a zoo over Labor Day weekend, this Bay-side location was quiet and relaxing. We parked our rental car in the garage and took quick, inexpensive Uber rides when we wanted to go into the city and not deal with the car. Coffee shop, market, and pizza just down the alley - plus many other options a few blocks down at Belmont.

The condo was very clean and well laid out for our family of 4. The neighbors were very nice and helpful as well.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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5

Amazing location!

  • 5 of 5

This is a really beautiful top-floor unit in what has to be one of the best locations on Mission Bay ... spectacular views, very comfortable and extremely well appointed place. Tracy is the absolute best and was very responsive and helpful.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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Map

Nearest Airport
7 Miles
Lindberg Field, San Diego International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.01 Miles
Beachcomber and Pennant
Nearest Restaurant
0.03 Miles
Belmont Park
Car: recommended

Property is located blocks from Historic Belmont Park with rides and arcades. Just minutes from Sea World, with an awesome view of Sea Worlds nightly summer fireworks show.

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Rates & Availability

Mission Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall 2016
Sep 11 2016 - Nov 18 2016
5 night minimum stay
$225
$1,500
 
 
Holiday
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 30 2016
5 night minimum stay
$275
$1,900
 
 
Winter
Dec 1 2016 - Dec 17 2016
4 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Holiday
Dec 18 2016 - Jan 2 2017
5 night minimum stay
$300
$2,100
 
 
Winter
Jan 3 2017 - Feb 24 2017
5 night minimum stay
$150
 
 
Early Spring
Feb 25 2017 - Mar 10 2017
5 night minimum stay
$225
 
 
Spring
Mar 11 2017 - Apr 7 2017
5 night minimum stay
$300
 
 
Easter Break
Apr 8 2017 - Apr 22 2017
5 night minimum stay
$300
$2,000
 
 
Late Spring
Apr 23 2017 - May 19 2017
5 night minimum stay
$275
 
 
Early Summer
May 20 2017 - Jun 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
 
Summer 2017
Jun 11 2017 - Aug 4 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,700
 
 
Late Summer
Aug 6 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
 
Fall 2017
Sep 9 2017 - Nov 17 2017
5 night minimum stay
$250
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$150
 

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $59
Clean fee $175
2.9% convenience fee $0
Tax Rate 10.5%

If you choose to pay with a credit card there is an additional 2.9% service fee for guests in the U.S. and a 3.75% service fee for International travelers.
Any Holiday week is subject to Holiday rates @$2000.00- $2500.00 + 11.05% tax, Christmas week, Easter week, Thanksgiving Week.


Clean fee of $165.00 will be deducted from the security deposit.
$500.00 security deposit is required.
Please inquire about off season SPECIALS

Off Season Rates Start at $200.00- $300.00/night depending on how many nights are requested.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Mission Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront ...
  • Downtown ...
  • Water View ...
  • Waterfront ...
  • Waterfront ...
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • coin laundry
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

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