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Donna Carlson

Member since: 2011
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Speaks: english

OCEANVIEW!PRIME DOWNTOWN LOCATION- RD OUR REVIEWS! CALL 4 OPEN WEEK PRICING

50 Reviews
Sleeps10
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Huntington Beach House Rental Photos and Description

HOUSE, 3 Bedrooms + Loft, 3.5 Baths, (Sleeps 10)feb 15-23rd still available!

!FABULOUS, 2800 sq ft 3 story OCEANVIEW house one block to beach , 3 blocks to downtown.YOU WILL FALL IN LOVE WITH THE HOUSE AND LOCATION.!!! Two upper sun decks, front patio, covered outdoor eating area off kitchen, beautiful table seats 8, built in bbq, refrig and sink. Ocean white water views from master bedroom front patio and upper front deck. Awesome family house - master has kingsize bed, lg bath with jacuzzi tub, guest room has queen bed, own bath , and the large 'kid room' has 2 full size beds and a double futon couch- full bath with tub/shower.. Loft has daybed with trundle... All bedrooms have their own baths and closets.. 5 large new flat screen TVs and 4 blue rays, wireless high speed Internet thru out. All high quality linens, fully equipped kitchen, new granite counter tops.

Garage is full of fun beach stuff but has PARKING for 3 cars behind. 4 beach cruisers, 2 kid size bikes, 2 mountain bike, boogie boards, soft surf board!!! beach chairs , towels,umbrellas and 2 large beach carts.Just added beach stroller for little ones. We bought this house after looking for 2 years and just felt it was the right one for us. We are furnishing it for us and hope that you will fall in love with it just like we have and want to be return guests. We love to walk the short block to the sand and watch the sunset over Catalina island or take a bike ride either south to Newport Beach or north to Sunset Beach. Doggie beach is just a short walk down the boardwalk towards the cliffs and it is always fun to 'doggie' watch.. Lots always going on in HB! Check the surfcity website!!

Although home is close to all the action it is a quiet residential street and we need to respect the neighbors. We cater to families and couples.. If you are looking for a party house this is not the place. IT'S PERFECT FOR 2 FAMILIES OR GRANDPARENTS - IDEAL RENTAL FOR 4 ADULTS AND 4-6 KIDS. NON SMOKING, no pets please. CALL FOR ANY LOW SEASON OR LAST MINUTE SPECIALS.

Keywords: Beautifully updated, comfortable family home. Tastefully furnished yet family friendly. One short block to beach, 3 to downtown ,steps to beach, dining, play. Definitely the best priced house for quality of home , location and private parking in downtown HB . . OCEAN views from master bedroom and sundecks. PERFECT for 2 families or 4 adults and 4-6 children. You really will feel at home here

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Donna Carlson (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Call Owner
Speaks: english

About Donna Carlson

We have been married 32 years and have 2 children 25 and 28. We all love the sound of the ocean and being so close to the beach. We have 2 dogs, a yorkie and a rescue ????We love being outdoors and living a healthy lifestyle. Have a twin brother, a younger sister, a

Tesister -in-law and 6 nieces in town.

Donna Carlson purchased this house in 2011

Why Donna Carlson chose Orange County

I grew up on 12th st in HB and graduated HB High in 1971. Have a large family still here and look forward to sharing our beautiful new home with them for many years to come. Have a memorial bench on beach walk way at Goldenwest for parents.We love being so close to everything - !!!

What makes this house unique

Best value home for the LOCATION, QUALITY ,SIZE and PARKING.. A two minute walk to beach(signal bathroom,crosswalk), main street, the pier. Has an urban feel when sitting out on the front patio catching late afternoon sun , reading a book, having a glass of wine. . Walk everywhere.!!! If you are looking for a really nice upscale but comfortable, fully equipped home close to beach and town you won't be disappointed! We also have a safe in master closet for your valuables.

Reviews

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OCEANVIEW!PRIME DOWNTOWN LOCATION- RD OUR REVIEWS! CALL 4 OPEN WEEK PRICING
average rating of 4.98 based on 50 reviews
5

Great property in Huntington beach

  • 5 of 5

Stayed with the kids for spring break and the property was just perfect for our group. The older girls took the 3rd floor bedroom the little ones took the bedroom on the 2nd floor, I had the master bedroom on the 2nd floor. All rooms have attached full bathrooms. Didn't get to use the outdoor fire pit or the outdoor Grill area but they looked great! House was decorated well and I really loved the carpet and flooring! Kitchen was very large and easy to make meals. Huntington beach has ton of shops and food within walking distance so the older kids had a blast. There are a number of stairs in the house as an FYI if you have very little ones it may be tough to keep an eye on them. Sanchos tacos is very yummy and Sugar Shack is an A++ breakfast option. Disney is about 30 minutes away. You do have to drive to get to the Grocery store. It was tricky to get the ideal water temp out of the shower but I finally got use to it.

  • Submitted: Apr 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Nikki, thanks for the review! Its always nice to hear others love HB and our home as much as we do.! Its so nice being able to walk to the beach,downtown, and the new Pacific City. We are spoiled! Hope you will come back and visit again. Donna
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5

Halloween get-a-way for three generations!

  • 5 of 5

This is a must do rental! My husband and I rent across the country and it has to be rated at the top. We didn’t need to bring anything along. Everything you can think of or need has already been thought of. Kitchen ware is all there, hair dryers, hangers and extra towels, blankets and of course beach supplies are abundant. The owners have provided everything you can think of, for a beach retreat. Although, if you bring younger children, plastic wear might be considered. We spent 5 days over the Halloween weekend and what a treat!! Huntington Beach really goes all out. Houses are decorated on every street, downtown turns into Halloween town and families are everywhere. A very old fashioned, hometown atmosphere. Our family get-a-way included 3 generations, ten total peeps, including little ones and this house is perfect. Two TV locations, plus well spread out and separated bedrooms with sitting and TV areas, made nap and quiet time as well as individual family time very awesome. Plenty of space on one of the many balconies to find adult quiet time and of course you are 5 minutes walking from the beach or downtown.

The owners are very attentive and great to converse and work with. Response time was quick and the whole rental process very easy. Deposit return time was more than appropriate. We loved it, would certainly recommend it and hope to return next year!!

Thank you for sharing your beautiful home and helping to create lifelong memories.

  • Submitted: Nov 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful Vacation Home!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this house for four nights. There were eight of us, and we had plenty of room. The house is a couple of blocks from the beach and the shopping district of Huntington Beach. The house is stocked with lots of beach stuff which made our beach time so much fun! We walked to restaurants and a couple of us enjoyed morning runs on the beach. The location of this house is perfect!

The owners of the house are well practiced in hospitality. The house itself is beautiful. The kitchen is a good size and there are multiple outdoor decks and balconies. The owners have done little things to make the house more comfortable - like labeling the light switches, providing plenty of bath and beach towels, putting luggage racks in every room, and placing instructions for the TV and wifi in multiple places. It was very easy to reach the owner when we had questions and they were very helpful.

Our group has rented multiple vacation properties across the country and this is the best one we have ever stayed!

  • Submitted: Oct 28, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: erin we are so happy you and your friends enjoyed our home and HB. We have put alot of TLC into making in a home away from home and really appreciate that you enjoyed our efforts and your vacation. Donna and Steve
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Beach Life

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in HB was great. The home is centrally located to the beach and downtown. Walk or bike ride everywhere and leave your car parked. HB was enjoyable with a Farmers Market, surf and VB competition active people eveveywhere. After a long day of fun we retreated to the comfortable home and relaxed, to get ready for the next day.

We'll be back!

  • Submitted: Oct 14, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Greg so glad you and Linda were able to visit ( not just pedal thru town) come back anytime! Donna and Steve
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Three generation family vacation

  • 5 of 5

This house was perfect for our family vacation. It's location could not be better!!! So close to the beach and Main Street with all the shops and restaurants. We parked our cars and they barely moved all week.The home has a great layout for privacy and quiet so early risers don't disturb those who prefer to sleep in. The bikes provided were a great perk as well! The owners were very easy to work with and made sure all things were covered to have a thoroughly enjoyable stay. Everything was provided, just bring food and clothes. I am working on trying to schedule the family so we can do it again next year!

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Tracy so glad it worked out so well for you and the family! It is a special place for us and we get alot of pleasure when our guests enjoy the house as well. Come back soon! Donna
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Ultimate Home for FUN and Family

  • 5 of 5

My immediate reaction was that I stepped into an Archetectial Digest photo shoot! Decorated with a designers touch. Every space had a useful living area. The BEST part was the easy of all the amenities. The organization of the kitchen made you enjoy cooking. The rooms were large and inviting. The Kids had a great time with the privacy of their own entertainment center and bathroom in their room. The Master suite was to die for with its huge bathroom(double shower!) and balcony to view the ocean. My family took the 4 bikes for a great beach cruise. The walking distance to the beach made it easy for us to come and go through out the day without the "pack-up and go" hassle. The only regret is that I wished I booked it for another week! Thanks for a great vacay! My family had a fantastic time at the beach in your gorgeous home!

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Shawna so glad you got to experience HB from our home! It is a special place for us and so happy you could be guests! Hope you will be returning guests! Remember HB is a year round destination. Donna
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close to all that Huntington Beach 'surf city' has to offer All shopping within a few miles, trader joes, albertsons, target,, ralphs, home depot, the mall. Walk to main st, 24 fitness, starbucks, CVS, pier 3 blocks, boardwalk, the strand , all right here.disneyland 30min, Hollywood 60 mins, legoland 80 mins, San Diego Zoo 2 hrs away, LAX 45 mins, Long Beach airport 25 mins A great place to go in any direction.

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Rates & Availability

Huntington Beach 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
 
summer
May 27 2016 - Sep 5 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,400
 
 
thanksgiving
Nov 19 2016 - Nov 27 2016
7 night minimum stay
$3,000
 
 
christmas/new years
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,400
 
 
EASTER WEEK
Apr 9 2017 - Apr 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,400
 
 
summer 2017
May 26 2017 - Sep 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,400
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$360
From
$400
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,400
 

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $225
Refundable damage deposit $500

----- CALL FOR ANY LAST MINUTE DISCOUNTS.. SUMMER is sat-sat only. WEEKENDS high season, holidays $1500 all others $1200. HIGH SEASON RATES apply to HOLIDAY weeks,EASTER, THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS and NEW YEARS. JULY 4th week AND SURF CHAMPIONSHIP US OPEN $3800
Minimum 5 night rentals in May, Sept. Oct. 15 ****

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Huntington Beach House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2800 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Monument View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3.5
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • King size beds (1) king bed in master bedroom- top quality, Queen size Beds (1) queen bed in 3rd floor guest room with ocean view deck, Double Beds (3) 2 double beds in 'kid bunk room' one double futon, Twin or Single Beds (1) one twin daybed with trundle makes two singles or king bed in loft, two single folding floor futons. 2 sleeping bags, Child Beds (1) single folding floor futons (2) bed rails for bed, Baby Cribs (1) Pak n Play available on request- bed rails for double beds available if needed, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) queen size blow up bed available- 2 single floor futons
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • VCR
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 5 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • limited accessibility
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
outdoor kitchen area seats 8, outdoor heater, retractable awning - front patio with ocean views - 2 sun decks on 3rd floor - one with ocean view one with main street view, 3 hair dryers , iron, beach umbrella , beach chairs,, boogie boards, beach toys, beach cart, umbrella stroller, outdoor conversation set on front patio seats 4- card table with 4 folding chairs - 2 extra outdoor folding chairs-firebowl- child bed rails, highchair, pak n play also available- hotel type safe in master closet for valuables

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