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Quiet Ocean Beach Getaway-1.5 Blocks to the Beach

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

Overview

About the property

Light and bright 2 bedroom/1 bath that is ideally located for trips to the beach

This nicely furnished condo is the upstairs unit of a duplex that has 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom in the peace and quiet of southern Ocean Beach, walking distance to the hustle and bustle (and bars and restaurants) of Newport Avenue, but far enough away that your evenings will be spent in solitude.

The bedrooms feature hardwood and several windows each to allow the ocean breezes to flow. One bedroom has a queen bed, the second bedroom has two twins. The sofa in the living room folds out to accomodate an additional 2 visitors.

The kitchen is completely equipped with all appliances, pots, pans, utensils and plateware that you will need to take full advantage of cooking for yourself when you choose to stay in.

Just 1.5 blocks from the unit is Sunset Cliffs, one of the most beautiful locations to explore in San Diego. Whether taking in gorgeous sunsets or exploring spectacular sandstone cliffs and tide pools, you will not have to travel far from your home base to have amazing experiences. However, should you choose to venture to those places that make San Diego a destination, you are a mere 10 minutes to Sea World, 15 minutes to the Zoo, 20 minutes to La Jolla, 30 minutes to Legoland and 35 minutes to the Safari Park.

The unit also has wonderful amenities such as a parking space for one car (a premium at the beach), washer and dryer, cable, and high-speed internet access. The unit even has air conditioning, for those days when the ocean breeze stops blowing. Everything else you need is included from linens to beach towels to beach toys.

It's a short stroll to grocery stores, shopping, many restaurants and nightlife.

More Details

Property Manager
Aaron Beard
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
September 23, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

We stayed for 5 days and we were quite pleased. Located on a quiet block very close to the beach. The apartment was spacious with a nice open layout, comfortable, well stocked and very clean. Aaron was a pleasure to deal with, helpful, accommodating, informative. All in all a very nice stay. We would stay again and recommend to friends.,
Nov 2014
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Amenities

Ocean Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
  • The sofa in the living room folds out to accomodate an additional 2 visitors.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • horseshoes
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(13 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 4.769231 based on 17 reviews
5

Excellent apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Great place to stay with my family. Very clean and everything worked well. The apartment is located in one of the best beaches in San Diego, three blocks away to the main street where you can find restaurants, liquors, and supermarkets. I highly recommend this apartment if you're planning to visit San Diego.

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the review Guilherme! We're always happy to hear how much people enjoy this amazing location. Hope to host your family on the next San Diego trip!
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4

Great location and Aaron is attentive

  • 4 of 5

Aaron is a great guy. Wonderful location. Light bulb pooped and he brought new ones same day. Guy who lives in bottom floor has smelly dogs but you only smell them walking up the stairs. AC unit is weak/ unusable, but you don't really need it. I'd stay there again!

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Phil! We're buying a new AC unit immediately, so next time you come back it will be even cooler than the ocean breeze!
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5

Dream

  • 5 of 5

Aaron is and will always be the best host you could ever ask for. His dwellings are always 5*, greatest locations and priced accordingly. You could not ask for. I would highly recommend him to anyone looking a place. Very quick response and more than accommodating. I will be back next year so thanks again. WARRIORS

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Much appreciated Mike! You're always welcome, and we look forward to seeing you again soon!
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Enjoyed a wonderful weeklong stay in Ocean Beach

  • 4 of 5

Property was in a great location just a couple blocks from the downtown Ocean Beach area with restaurants, bars, and a great farmers market on Wednesday evenings! Property was clean and with lots of windows to keep a nice cross breeze going. Neighbors are really close though and I'm sure we all got tired of hearing each other's conversations. 1 Queen bed and 2 twins - soft mattresses. Washer and dryer was a nice amenity - went home with clean clothes!

No need for an alarm clock when staying in Ocean Beach, as the local family of beautiful Parrots that escaped years ago do a better job than roosters at letting you know the sun is up! The location was great as it only took us 20-30 minutes to get to many other great locations in the San Diego area, from Pacific Beach and La Jolla to the north to see the seals, to Old Town, Point Loma and Liberty Station to the east, and Coronado and Downtown Area including the Gaslamp District, Southport Village, and the USS Midway to the southeast. Thanks for the hospitality!

  • Submitted: May 30, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the review Michelle! Glad you had a comfortable stay and walked to all OB has to offer. Great to hear how easy it was to hit all the spots in SD! It is unfortunate that the parrots spend part of the year in the area. We hope to have you back!
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5

Great place to base from

  • 5 of 5

This is a great little place to base all your adventures from. Everything is walking distance from here. Great places to eat, surf, hike, club, watch sunsets, explore tide pools and enjoy the community. There is plenty of room for storing you adventure gear and for cooking if eating out is not your thing. There are a few not so great points you should know about. 1. its an upstairs unit and doesn't have a place to sit outside and enjoy the day. That said, the cliffs are two blocks away and there are incredible microbars and coffee houses that all have curb side seating. 2. All of the OB is under the air traffic strip and you can hear the planes most of the day . Also the occupant downstairs has a yappy little dog, cute but yappy. Not all day long and if you love being out then only at night when you enter and exit. On the plus side the place is great to hang out in if there is a rainy day. Great WIFI, TV, games and space.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for the 5 stars Jacqueline! Happy to hear you enjoyed the area and were able to walk to all that OB has to offer. One downside of several of our beautiful beach communities is that the airport is also located on the coast. But they do have restricted hours for the planes. We hope to see you again in the future!
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5

Absolutely fantastic property close to the ocean!

  • 5 of 5

Aaron was top notch in the whole process from reservation to final refund of the deposit. The property was certainly well maintained except for a couple very minor items. All the necessary items to make ourselves at home were on site. Small item was that you are only a few miles from the airport and first flight out in the morning was about 6:30AM. That along with the local parrot population meeting for their morning coffee ensured one that you did not oversleep on your vacation! We would certainly recommend this property and would go back again if we came back to San Diego.

  • Submitted: Mar 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lyle Thank you for the kind words. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay. Thanks also for the feedback for the little stuff so I could take care of it. Unfortunately the planes are the planes and the downside to an urban airport is just about every neighborhood in San Diego has to deal with plane noise. Luckily the parrots come and go throughout the year! Aaron
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Map

Nearest Airport
5 Miles
Lindbergh Field-San Diego Int'l Airport
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Multiple options
Nearest Ferry
4 Miles
San Diego Harbor Excursions
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Several Options
Nearest Train
2 Miles
San Diego Trolley
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Highway 8
Nearest Restaurant
400 Metres
Several Options
Nearest Ski
100 Miles
Bear Mountain
Nearest Beach
200 Metres
Ocean Beach/Sunset Cliffs

Ocean Beach is the easiest beach to get into and out of in all of San Diego. Just minutes off the highway, the unit is literally less than 15 minutes to downtown, the Gaslamp, Sea World, the Zoo, Balboa Park, the airport, and the beaches of Mission/Pacific Beach and La Jolla.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $100
Additional Guest Fee $20 per person per night
Pet Fee $250
Damage Deposit $500

Rates are subject to change without notice; "Summer and Holiday" pricing applies to all holidays (Christmas, Thanksgiving, New Years, Spring Break, Comicon, etc. regardless of the rate quoted by the website).

Rates are not guaranteed until the booking is finalized and a deposit is received. Stated rates are subject to change at any time.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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