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Ocean Views + Gourmet Kitchen + that “Peaceful, Easy Feeling” SURF PASSAGE

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Space 1,232 sq. ft.
Property type townhome
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

2 Bedrooms, 1.5 Baths, Sleeps 7

Wake up to ocean views, the gentle sounds of waves and seagulls in the distance, and the fresh scent of salty air. Spend the day on the beach flying kites or building sandcastle under big blue skies, walking along the pier in flip flops with an ice cream in hand and a collection of shells combed from the sand. Or rent bikes for the day to pedal around Imperial Beach, or up to Coronado Island along the Bayshore (Silver Strand) Bikeway. End your perfect day watching the sun set over the Pacific from your private balcony, while the stars and moon begin to light up the night sky. And fall asleep with the ocean breeze cooling your sun kissed cheeks before you drift off to sleep, dreaming of the new experiences tomorrow will bring.

Spend your dream vacation at Surf Passage, a gorgeous townhome just steps from the beach. This spacious 2 bedroom / 1.5 bathroom home of more than 1,200 square feet, three balconies & a private, secure garage. Surf Passage has all the comforts of home plus some amenities you would never expect to find in a vacation rental. The updated gourmet kitchen has shining stainless steel Viking appliances and granite countertops. The open floor plan provides ocean views from the living room, dining room and kitchen! Open the sliding glass doors to fill the house with a cool ocean breeze. Grab the wagon full of beach gear (chairs, umbrella, toys, boogie boards, volleyball) and spend the perfect day at the beach.

A bright and airy master retreat has vaulted ceilings, a beach view balcony and a separate loft with two twin beds and its own peak-a-boo view to the sea.The second bedroom is furnished with a queen and twin bed, vaulted ceiling and its own balcony. The main bathroom is situated between the two bedrooms and has a large, newly tiled shower and plenty of storage space. A convenient powder room is located on the main living floor. Please let us know if you require additional furniture for your baby or infant. We can provide a baby crib or a twin-size inflatable air mattress & a highchair, for a one time $25 delivery fee.

Surf Passage is across the road from the beach in “Seacoast Villas” a small complex with 10 townhouses. Each property has its own private garage with direct access to the individual units – guests can also access their unit from the second floor common area.

Pack your swimsuit, flip flops and sunscreen, head to Imperial Beach and experience a nostalgic beach holiday at Surf Passage.

Imperial Beach: Experience a “Peaceful Easy Feeling” that won't let you down

Imperial Beach is like no other -- a throwback to a simpler, southern California beach town of days gone by, with miles of uncrowded, white sand beaches, magnificent views of the Coronado Islands and the downtown San Diego skyline. Imperial Beach (IB) is laid back, unpretentious and has a wonderful, “small town” vibe. You'll find everything you need within a short walk along the seacoast – beachfront parks with picnic tables and barbeques, a weekly farmer’s market (every Friday), beach volleyball nets, restaurants, waffle-cone ice cream, and retail shops. Stop by the Surf Hut (right across the street from Seacoast Villas) to rent surfboards, stand-up paddle boards, wetsuit, fins and bikes. Plus there are plenty more shops & restaurants along Palm Ave. Take a walk along the pier to gain a different perspective of the surfers and unrivaled views of San Diego: from Point Loma to Mexico. Extending almost 1,500 feet into the sea, the Imperial Beach Pier is also a great place to spot whales and dolphins swimming by just off-shore, or to try your luck fishing (BONUS: a license is not required for Pier fishing).

Imperial Beach is one of the most unique areas of San Diego, and lends itself to quiet getaways, family vacations and nostalgic trips down memory lane. IB is untouched by overdevelopment and void of the late-night party crowds, high density housing, congestion, traffic

Check-in time: 4 pm

Check-out time: 10 am

If available, early check-in or late check-out options can be arranged for a small fee.

More Details

Property Manager
Birgit + Cindy + Paula
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, german, danish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
November 21, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Perfect vacation in a perfect place! Extremely clean, fully equipped and very nice house, suitable for families with kids. We enjoyed our stay very much and appreciate all property management efforts to make our stay comfortable and pleasant. Thank you very much!
Aug 2014
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Amenities

Imperial Beach Townhome Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • townhome
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1232 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Water View
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Main Bathroom - toilet , shower , shampoo, conditioner, shower gel provided
    Powder room - toilet
  • Towels, toiletries and hair dryer included.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Loft - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 twin/ single
  • 2 Queen beds, 3 Twin beds Baby Crib and high chair available ($25 set-up fee) Bed Linens Included
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • festivals
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Ocean Views + Gourmet Kitchen + that “Peaceful, Easy Feeling” SURF PASSAGE
average rating of 4.84375 based on 34 reviews
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relaxing stay

  • 4 of 5

Appartent has all you need incl beach accesoires. just crossing the street to reach beach. Great service from Cindy, Paula and Birgit, they really care! Restaurants around the corner. Would recommend!

  • Submitted: Nov 16, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful Holiday Home

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at Surf Passage was awesome the area was lovely close to everything you want to do on a holiday, the house was clean tidy and very equipped for a family of six to stay in.

Would definitely recommend to place to others to stay at on their visit to San Diego.i would definitely return again

Thank you for allowing this opportunity to me and my family on our first visit to San Diego

  • Submitted: Sep 29, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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South Carolina
5

Our BEST family vacation to date!!

  • 5 of 5

In addition to all the wonderful things San Diego and surrounding area have to offer, this condo is fabulous! We are from a small town in SC and the imperial beach area is very family friendly and we felt very safe to walk the area with our 2 young children. The beach is just steps away and you get amazing views from 2 balconies! The balconies were overlooking the Main Street and I was a little concerned about noise late at night, but all the shops close down by 9 or 10pm and we were left with very peaceful nights. Everything was well stocked and they provided so many more extras on top of the normal necessities. From beach chairs and toys, to shampoo/conditioner, and any tools you need to cook a family feast! They even had laundry detergent and dryer sheets for our use!! We were also greeted with a lovely welcome basket full of goodies and a info book with everything we needed to know about the area and condo. Hands down our best family vacation to date! We hope to visit again and will not hesitate to book one of their properties again!

  • Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Mapleton, Utah
4

Beautiful Peaceful Location!

  • 4 of 5

This is in the best location. Imperial Beach is beautiful and is one of the least crowded beaches we've been to. One of the best kept secrets of Southern California. The locals were super friendly. The condo itself was clean, the beds were comfortable and everything we needed was there. It was a wonderful vacation for our family!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
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WONDERFUL

  • 5 of 5

The house was located with a beautiful view of the ocean. The trip to the beach was only a short block away, the rooms where nice and clean. All that you needed was in walking distance and if you felt the need to travel UBER was just a phone call away. We will be coming back to Imperial Beach and would recommend this place to all. Eileen and family from Wisconsin

  • Submitted: Feb 7, 2017
  • Stayed: January 2017
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Excellent Experience

  • 5 of 5

Imperial Beach is a cute beach town, with many amenities! This condo is spacious and very clean. The property manager is very helpful, even provides an app for the condo and area. The beach is just across the street and not crowded. There are many restaurants within walking distance that my family enjoyed. We definitely recommend this condo!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2016
  • Stayed: November 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Lauren, the Next Stop: San Diego team is so pleased that you and your family had a fun stay at our Surf Passage vacation home in Imperial Beach. Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your stay to inspire other travelers to visit this unique Californien treasure. It was our pleasure to host your get-away, and we truly hope to welcome you back soon. All the best, Birgit
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Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $200
Turnover Service $250 + Tax
Tax Rate 10.0%

Rates shown above do not include taxes and fees

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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