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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

World Famous Windansea Beach House

30 Reviews
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Overview

San Diego County House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This lovely La Jolla classic beach house, of about 1200 square feet, remodeled throughout with wood floors, lush carpet, fresh paint, new Hot Springs Spa, private patio with BBQ. It is very tastefully furnished with all your daily needs being considered, so just bring your clothes and personal items, and you will be ready to enjoy the world famous Windansea beach.

This beachhouse is located half a block from the world famous Windansea Beach. A short walk to the beach will let you enjoy the surf action, swimming, sunbathing, and beautiful sunsets. Windansea, the prime beach area of La Jolla, is your neighborhood!!!!

The house has two bedrooms and two full baths and will sleep 6 max. The Master bedroom has a queen sized bed and a trundle bed/sofa. The second bedroom has two twin beds and a trundle bed/sofa. The rooms have TV VCR CD and the Master has high speed internet for your laptop.

Within walking distance or a short drive from the house one has access to first rate boutiques, top notch restaurants, museums, the world famous San Diego Zoo, Sea World, Scripps Aquarium, Balboa Park, Legoland, 2008 US Open Torrey Pines golf course!!!

In addition Sporting events, Pro Golfing at Torrey Pines, Horse racing at the Del Mar Racetrack, San Diego Chargers, San Diego Padres, Sailing, Diving, Snorkeling, parasailing, hang gliding, Baja California, San Diego convention center, Comic con etc.....

Keywords: Beautiful Beach House

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Owner
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english

About The Owner

We have been married 50 years and bought the house in 1969.

The Owner purchased this house in 1969

Why The Owner chose San Diego County

This location is simply perfect!

What makes this house unique

The weather and sunsets are great! It is safe and perfect for a relaxing getaway!

Guestbook comments from the owner

Next time we will come for a longer visit! Thanks for your great hospitality. The home was perfect - everything we needed. We're leaving feeling very relaxed and rested which is what we needed.
May 2012
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Reviews

5
based on 30 traveler reviews

World Famous Windansea Beach House
average rating of 5.0 based on 91 reviews
5

4th time, still amazing!

  • 5 of 5

Our family has stayed at this wonderful beach home 4 summers. We have made many beautiful memories with our 2 sons (now 6 and 4), extended family, and we consider this spot a home away from home. We appreciate the owner's (Rick and Marsha) hospitality and kindness. It is a lovely location, and we look forward to another stay in the future.

  • Submitted: Jul 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for such a lovely review. It is our pleasure to have such a wonderful family enjoy our cottage and to watch your boys grow and enjoy the beach. We love seeing you. Marsha and Rick
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Shenandoah, Ia
5

A Lovely Spot

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for 2 weeks in February and can only echo the positive comments of other visitors! The owners are very pleasant and most attentive if needed. One casual mention from them was the #30 bus line that runs about a 1/2 block away. It's a great way to travel to downtown La Jolla or Pacific Beach and not have to worry about parking. We had a lovely time.

  • Submitted: Mar 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We really enjoyed having such a delightful couple and so pleased you enjoyed your visit. Glad you took the bus and it made things much easier. Thank you for taking the time to write such a nice review. Marsha
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5

Love this place!

  • 5 of 5

This is a repeat visit, and we'll be back. My husband and I love the Windansea neighborhood and the house, and it is roomy enough for our grown son, his wife and 6 year old child to visit from San Francisco if their schedules allow. The house is so clean and well stocked. The owners are particularly pleasant and helpful!

  • Submitted: Feb 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for taking the time to write such a positive review. We enjoyed seeing you again and, boy, did we have nice weather. Keep working on your project Bill. I am looking forward to it.
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5

Great spot!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was great! Very responsive owners. Fabulous location in cute neighborhood. Just down the street from the beach!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Stacey for taking the time to write such a nice review. I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit. Marsha
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5

Nice Vacation in La Jolla

  • 5 of 5

I would like to review this house and I am going to give it 5 stars because some people might think it is 5 stars and I certainly don't want to be the only person who doesn't give it 5, however, I probably would give it 4.

Our family of six stayed here for one week in July. We have three teen daughters (18, 16 and 14) and a 2.5 yo son.

The cottage is lovely. It was MUCH larger than I thought it would be. There was plenty of room for the six of us to sleep in the two bedrooms. I didn't ask my teen daughters, but the main queen bed was SUPER comfortable. This home was also extremely clean and we really appreciated that. The gardens are wonderfully kept and great to spend time outside on the back patio. They had everything we needed including fully stocked kitchen, bath and shower towels and everything you need to take to the beach. The owners are super lovely people and were easy to work with.

Here are the things that I would have liked to know before I got there. The cottage was on a very busy and popular street so on the weekend, people walked by talking late into the night and early morning. As you need the windows open in the summer, that was hard to sleep. You can hear everything at your neighbors homes... like them blending their drinks and opening their frig (as I am sure they could hear us). There is no designated parking and having a large family and a minivan, we often had to walk kind of far back to the cottage... but we did always find parking on the actual street. The home is smoke free, but the owners smoke had a tendency to drift through the house with all the windows open. They live behind the home, directly above the hot tub is their deck...good to know if you think you are getting a private hot tub... we have teens so that was not a problem for us at all. I was also caught outside having morning coffee in my PJs when one of them walked by which was a little awkward since I didn't know they would be walking through the cottage yard.

We would stay here again as our vacation was great. My two year old called it "my beach house" and my teen daughters loved the fact that their room was behind two separate doors (bedroom door and hallway had a door) so that they could sleep in without being disturbed by their little brother, the beach access, hot tub and overall vacation.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am sorry you were disturbed with the street noise. This is a beach community and homes are in close proximity. Although our deck is in the back, the spa is not visible and is private. We enjoyed having your family. Thank you for taking the time to write a review.
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Maple Grove, MN
5

Great stay

  • 5 of 5

Our family of five from Minnesota had a great stay at this charming home. It was the perfect size, was well stocked with everything needed, and was a perfect short walk from the beach. We appreciated such a homey place to come home to after our day excursions to Torrey Pines Beach, Mission Bay, La Jolla Cove, Sea World, San Diego Zoo, USS Midway, and Coronado Island. So much to do and see! After a long, cold Minnesota winter, it was the perfect way to get a spring back in our step! We are reaching 70 degrees in Minneapolis this week, but we miss the La Jolla sunsets and the beautiful Pacific Coast. Thank you Marsha and Rick for being gracious hosts.

Spratt Family

Minnesota

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. It was a pleasure to have such a wonderful family and so glad you enjoyed the beach house and all the wonderful things to do in San Diego and La Jolla. You were a very busy family and glad you were comfortable after such busy days.
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Rates & Availability

La Jolla House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Jun 18 - Sept 9
Jun 18 2016 - Sep 9 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,000
 
 
Fall
Sep 10 2016 - Nov 18 2016
4 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Early Winter
Nov 19 2016 - Dec 31 2016
4 night minimum stay
$1,700
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Security Deposit $250
Cleaning $150

June 15th through September 6th is $2000 per week, Saturday to Saturday only.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

San Diego County House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Free Long Distance
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Baby Cribs (1) Pack N Play, Trundle beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
3 bogie boards, surfboard, 5 bicycles, baby booster seat, tricycle, 3 scooters, safe, high chair, stroller

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