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Oceanfront Condo On The Sand- *Special*

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,288 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

Oceanfront Views From Your Living Room And Private Deck

Enjoy your 2 bedroom 2 bath oceanfront condo on the sand in Imperial Beach at the IB club. With views of the IB Pier, you can watch surfers from your living room and private deck, and easily walk to the weekly farmer's market, pier restaurant, or dozens of other local sites; and all this while being just a 15 minute drive to downtown, the zoo, or Sea World.

Laura Cyphert
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 23, 2017

About Laura Cyphert

20 years ago we moved to Imperial Beach with the US Navy, and rented a furnished apartment near the ocean. We left 6 months later to live near the University where Laura attended college, and it took us nearly 20 years to come back.. to our dream condo with amazing ocean views. From the beach you can see from Mexico to downtown San Diego. Still far from the San Diego crowds you can experience that magical place we discovered 20 years ago. Now we live there 'part time' and when we are not there we share our dream with others. We are glad to have you as our guest and to share in our dream come true.

Laura Cyphert purchased this condo in 2012

Why Laura Cyphert chose San Diego County

Enjoy the beach without leaving your condo (if you want!); white water and pier views from the living room, including the sound of ocean waves. Or enjoy your private desk with lounge chairs, and outdoor dining.

What makes this condo unique

Our condo is close to all the IB attractions.. .a short walk to many restaurants or the IB pier. Plus there is a surf break here which attracts surfers from all over San Diego. And if you want to enjoy more than just the beach scene, you are just a short drive to the rest of San Diego's many attractions.

Guestbook comments from the owner

The location is incredible - direct ocean front views of the sand and waves and pier. We loved watching the waves from the comfort of the living room and private patio. We found so many sand dollars on the beach. And our dog LOVED the dog beach area. Thank you!
Jul 2013
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Imperial Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1288 sq. ft.
  • 3 stories
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beach ...
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Resort
  • Water View
  • Waterfront
  • Waterfront
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • There is a bathroom in the hallway and a private bath with large bath and shower off the master bedroom.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Each bedroom has a queen bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • pier fishing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(40 traveler reviews)

Oceanfront Condo On The Sand- *Special*
average rating of 4.475 based on 41 reviews

View was great! Rooms clean and comfortable. Patio was another plus.

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The location and the view from our condo was excellent. The condo was clean and comfortable. However, I do have some complaints.

1. The lockbox was VERY difficult to open and impossible to return keys to.

2. Obviously, you knew when we booked the rental that the pool and hot tub would NOT be available. However, this information was not shared with us until right before our arrival.

3. When we needed information from you during a medical emergency, we received no feedback. However, when we found it difficult to return the keys to the lockbox, you managed to contact us.

Normally, when I visit San Diego (this was visit 21) I stay in a hotel but chose to stay at your facility on this trip to make it extra special for my granddaughter. Because of her special needs, swimming in the ocean is a difficult option so having an indoor pool accessible was to be an advantage. I had stayed there with friends (Eikers) last October and had been pleased during that visit so chose your location. I plan to visit San Diego again as our daughter continues to live there, but will probably research other facilities.

Kaarina Stanley

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location is everything!

  • 5 of 5

This condo is about as perfect as we could've wanted for a (NOT crowded) beach front spot, with amenities and accommodations to make the stay comfortable. The furnishings were nice, the ocean waves were constantly peaceful, the pier was right there & very cool. If only the pool and hot tub hadn't been under renovation at the exact time we stayed, it would have been beyond perfect. I will look here in the future, and recommend to friends. Imperial Beach (and we visited La Holla and Ocean beaches) is superb...less crowded, warmer, and cleaner sand. And IB town had much delicious dining to enjoy: fish, shrimp, crab, yum! Loved!

  • Submitted: Mar 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect view

  • 4 of 5

The property was nice and a perfect setting. Loved the view. Would stay there again.

  • Submitted: Jan 16, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

My husband and I stayed here for our wedding/honeymoon and absolutely loved it. It was obvious that the owners put a lot of time and energy into making the condo a wonderful place. The pictures just don't do it justice. The rooms are large and well furnished. The deck provides absolutely beautiful views of the ocean and had everything we needed for laying out on the beach. Even the building itself was very nice. We will definitely stay here again if we ever find ourselves back in San Diego!

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice place on the beach

  • 4 of 5

We had a nice time in this condo on the beach. All the fixin's for a good time seaside are included. We would stay again.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Very enjoyable!

  • 4 of 5

The condo was right next to the beach. Our views of the breaking waves and pier were beautiful! The condo was very nicely equipped, both inside and out. Inside the only appliance we wished we had, was a blender. Outside we wished we had propane for the fire pit. Every thing was in good repair. We enjoyed our stay immensely! We all agreed that we would like to do it again!

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
12 Miles
San Diego International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Various nearby
Nearest Ferry
10 Miles
Nearest Train
10 Miles
Downtown Amtrack station
Nearest Restaurant
Across the Street and in the Building
Nearest Beach
Imperial Beach
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Imperial Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
May 2 2017 - Sep 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Damage protection policy ($1500) $39
Pet Fee $50 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Visits for less than the minimal days rental are approved on a case-by-case basis and are subject additional fees.

(Note that other rentals in the building charge a $85 cleaning fee and a $35 booking fee for all rentals. COMPARE and save $$$$$)

We accept all forms of online payments. 50% is due upon booking, and 50% is due 30 days prior to arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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