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Beautiful Leucadia Beach Vacation Home

Sleeps7
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 2,228 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Luxury 4 bedroom, 4 full bathroom Home Walking Distance to Beach

This unique Leucadia home is just a short walk or bike ride to the beach, many cafes, restaurants, shops and spas. The lofted ceilings bring the right amount of natural light into the home while the many windows, ceiling fans and French doors allow for a refreshing ocean cross breeze. High-end appliances and amenities make guests instantly feel at home and on a special vacation. Each of the 4 bedrooms has their own full private bathroom stocked with everything you will need for your pampered stay.


Owner
Katie and Todd
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 25, 2017

About Katie and Todd

We are a couple who loves the outdoors and work in the active travel industry. We've traveled the world extensively by bike and foot and find the town of Leucadia to be one of the finest

Katie and Todd purchased this house in 2012

Why Katie and Todd chose Encinitas

The inviting floor plan allows for an indoor/outdoor flow of living. The sectioned living areas give guests the option of community and privacy as desired. The kitchen is complete with gourmet appliances and amenities for those who enjoy cooking indoors and out. Choosing to stay home for meals, bringing them to the beach or going out to the many nearby restaurants can be a challenge whereas all are easily accessible and wonderful. If you love to surf, stand-up paddle or walk the beach - you'll be very happy here.

What makes this house unique

Lot: 8,407 sqft

Single Family

Stories: 1

Heating: Forced air

FEATURES

Cable

Double Pane/Storm Windows

Fireplace

Hardwood Flooring

High Speed Internet

Enclosed Front and Back Yards

Mother-in-Law Apartment

Parking: On street and Off street, 2 spaces

Furnished Porch with Outdoor Fan

Sprinkler System

Vaulted Ceiling

Granite countertop

Stainless steel appliances

APPLIANCES

Espresso maker / Coffee maker

Outdoor gas grill

Dishwasher

Garbage disposal

Microwave

Range / Oven

Refrigerator

Washer / Dryer

Map

Nearest Airport
27.5 Miles
San Diego International
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
Encinitas Ranch Golf Course
Nearest Train
1.7 Miles
Encinitas Coaster Station
Nearest Motorway
0.4 Miles
I-5
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Solterra Winery & Kitchen
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Beacon's
Car: not necessary

This quiet Leucadia home is west of the I-5 with easy access to the 101 and the Encinitas train station. Its central location allows for a short walk to restaurants, cafes, spas and world class beaches (Beacon's) for swimming, surfing, stand up paddle and strolling. The area is an outdoor mecca for hiking, road and mountain biking. Lots of parks and attractions for kids including LegoLand - just 7 miles away.

Amenities

Leucadia House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2228 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 13 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Guest Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Guest Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower
    Cottage Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Guest Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Guest Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
    Cottage Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 Master - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 4 bicycles
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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average rating of 4.888889 based on 9 reviews
5

Good spot, comfortable house, good service

  • 5 of 5

The price was quite high at >$500 a night, but there were no other options available when we booked this, so until there are more Airbnb's in Encinitas, the price was justified.

Todd and Katie have a great house.

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful week in Encinitas

  • 5 of 5

Fantastic week and wonderful stay at this beautiful home. Would stay here again in a heartbeat. Perfect layout for our family.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Anchorage, AK
4

Beautiful Home with plenty of space

  • 4 of 5

We recently had a great stay at this rental. It is a beautiful home, nicely appointed and very well laid out. It is a 10 min walk to Beacon's beach or a 5-10min car ride to Moonlight beach (great for kids). Local restaurants and shopping are all close by foot or car. The owners were very responsive to our requests. The owners request that the AC not be used and while I suppose this is rarely needed due to the local coastal influence for those of us that like a cool home it may be something to consider. Overall a nice rental for the price and location.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Evan, Thank you for your kind review of our home. We are sorry for any confusion on using the A/C. We have no restrictions on using the A/C as much as you want and we allow all our renters full control of all house systems. Again we apologize if communication was missed that made you feel you could not use it. Todd & Katie
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5

Great place to experience southern California living

  • 5 of 5

Spent one week here in mid June and found this home to be just as described. Never met the owner, Todd, but spoke with him a few times and found him to be always immediately reachable and very friendly and considerate. Enjoyed evenings on the back deck with doors open to family members inside.

No bugs, no humidity. Walked to the beach (just long enough for a little exercise) to watch the surfers each day. Nice clean property. Yes would give thumbs up to friends or family.

Bob and Sue from South Carolina

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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san mateo,ca
5

Leucadia Home for Legoland Visit

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the Leucadia house for three nights while taking the family (son/wife/ 2 grandsons and son/girlfriend) to Legoland. The house was very comfortable and provided an excellent base for our forays to Legoland. The house was clean and well appointed. There were a couple of minor mainetnance issues which we communicated directly to the owner. But these issues were well within expectations.

The term "beach vacation home" is a bit of a misnomer. It is about .5 miles downhill to the bluff above the beach (at foot of Leucadia Ave). From there a path wends its way down the cliff to the beach. So it's not convenient for a family to walk to the beach with all of their gear. But it is an easy drive to many fine beaches in the area.

If we were to vacation in this area again, we would defintely (strongly) consider using this property.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful home. The layout worked well for our three generation family of seven people.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed the open floor plan, fenced-in yard, and beautifully appointed designer details. We appreciated the fact that each bedroom has its own bathroom – and that the kitchen is large and centrally located. The location is quiet as well as super-convenient – close to the beach and close to the freeway.

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Cleaning $200
Tax Rate 10.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund