|Space||700 sq. ft.|
|Minimum Stay||2 nights|
Surrounded by tropical ambiance this cozy and charming bungalow is the perfect place to get away. Located in the heart of the old, unique and beautiful neighborhood of Golden Hill, this is a prime location for a visit to San Diego. Located on a side street there is ample, safe and free parking.
Within just a few blocks you have the choice of delicious local eateries. Cook your own steak at the legendary Turf Club, enjoy Humberto’s famous carne asada fries, or have a stone oven pizza while enjoying the outdoor patio of Luigis.
Just 4 minutes away you can visit the baby panda’s at the zoo or take in a museum and a walk through beautiful Balboa Park. Head about 1 mile straight down Broadway into the lively downtown, Gaslamp or Little Italy. Extremely convenient for Convention Center visits. If you are too tuckered after a busy day downtown, grab a bus as it drops you off just 1/2 block from the bungalow. Want to see a spectacular view of the San Diego bay? Hop on the ferry and cross the bay to Coronado for a day on the island. Golden Hill has easy access to all the major San Diego highways, making a trip to most San Diego beaches just 10-20 minutes away.
The bungalow is the perfect home away from home to return to after a funfilled day in San Diego. With granite countertops and stainless steal appliances, the kitchen provides all the amnemities needed to cook your own fish tacos! Pots, pans, cooking utensils, dishes are all provided. Sit under the avocado tree, and enjoy the dual BBQ and charcoal grill on the patio/lounge area while relaxing in our comfy lounge chairs. Beware of falling avocados! Grab them for some homemade guacamole!
Sit back on the couch and enjoy the flat screen tv with HDTV or hop on the internet with our free WiFi. Did your clothes get sandy at the beach? We have on site laundry with complimentary soap .
Each room is decorated with the comforts of home in mind. Sheets, towels and blankets are all provided as well as dish soap, toilet paper and paper towels.
Have pets? We are a pet friendly property and the yard provides a great romp and play area for your dog. This unit has a pet door!
Your safety and peace are our priority and we provide 24hour video survellience for the extra layer of security.
Retired professor & operator of rental properties. We travel extensively so we are aware of the comfort levels expected by guests.
Ron & Susan Oleson purchased this apartment in 1990
We strive to insure that the rental stays in top condition.
Most guests describe site as cozy, convenient, private, with lovely tropical ambience. The site provides all the amenities needed, esp for the kitchen. Patio offers barbecue grill & table for outside eating. Freeways 5, 94, 163, 15 are close by & easy to access. Grocery store, bakery, & eating sites within walking distance such as great Pizza Parlor, a local beer brew & tapas bar, Karatoka coffee spot. Golden Hill park which is 2 blocks away offers a great walking roundabout & city views. Balboa Golf Course is 3 blocks away & Zoo is 3 min away by car as is Balboa Park. Bus stops out front takes one to Gaslamp & back. It is so central to all.
A bit tricky to find, but called the owner who helped a lot. Very nice to have the garage available, as the on street parking was not good. Easy to get to places, San Diego Zoo very close. Clean, and fairly comfortable, the bed & pillows were fine. Would have liked a more comfortable couch for sitting ( a futon). Would also like more glassware & spoons--we had sufficient for our needs. A hook on the back of the bathroom door would be nice also. Great Mexican bakery & small grocery store just a 3 minute walk away. On a bus line, but no information given. I would recommend it to anyone.
As described, the grounds are lovely, the location is convenient, the apartment space is fine for two adults. Being on the first floor was a real plus; we walked right out onto one of the patios where we spent time each day. Ron and Sue were pleasant and helpful.
We were three adults and I wouldn't recommend this unit for three adults (we didn't see other units). Booking it for three was my mistake because everything else was so wonderful I really wanted to stay here.
This is our second time staying here and we loved it as much as the first time. It is in the convenient and safe Golden Hill neighborhood. I would recommend to anyone who is visiting San Diego.
We had a lovely time - the place is in a nice location, close to downtown and the park, and it has everything you need.
I spent 3 nights in this cutie and liked it. It was in the perfect spot for all my activities: Balboa Park and Coronado. The first day I was in La Jolla, which was a bit of a hike but no big deal. The apartment comes with access to a private garage, however, heed the owners' warning that the garage is meant for a small car. I had a Volkswagen Jetta as my rental and it fit, but nothing bigger than that. If you are a person that needs some yoga to work out the kinks of travelling, Ginseng Yoga is wonderful an less than a 10 minute drive from the apartment. Wifi is strong and bandwidth is plenty to stream over.
The only heads up that I would give regarding the accommodations is the shower. I'm 5'8" and fit ok under the shower head, however, if you are any taller than that, you might need to duck down to get in the water. The head is maybe set at about 5'10".
Owners were kind and professional. I would absolutely rent from them again.
We enjoyed this property and its nice patios. Our 20 month old daughter had fun smelling the flowers. We also liked that it was dog friendly, even though our little dog didn't quite adjust well and the neighbor definitely let know when we got back. (Sorry!) It has a doggy door if you are comfortable with letting your dog out into an enclosed space while you're gone. Ours would have just been an even more nervous wreck with the other little dog running along side the other side of the fence.
Really nice that it had a garage and so many places within walking distance, including the dog friendly coffee shop, 15 minutes to Sea World or the beach.
The owners were nice, gave clear instructions, left a nice book of local places and didn't bother us during our short stay.
Definitely recommend it again! :-)
Retired professor. We travel internationally & have two Bichon's. Love to walk on the waterfront and eat the best fresh fish at Mitch's Seafood which is located at the Sport fishing landing. Balboa Park & the Zoo are favorites; Park has the Prado Restaurant which has great happy hour drinks & food; Zoo has Albert's Tree Restaurant which many do not know about; it is breezy & has an African motif.
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2 night minimum stay
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