Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927
Book Online or call HomeAway Booking Assistance 888-640-7927

STEPS to the SAND. Oceanfront Vacation 3 Bedroom at the Beach!

Bedrooms 3
Space 925 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Non-smoking Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 6)

Come enjoy our 3 bedroom vacation getaway at the beach. Our property is completely non-smoking inside and outside. We have several other units on the property for vacation rental as well - bring your friends and family! Walking distance to the pier, downtown Oceanside, shops and restaurants. Located under the patio cover you see in the main picture, you enjoy an ocean view from the kitchen/dining area. We have 2 queen beds and 2 twin beds. The Bathroom has a full tub/shower. The kitchen is fully stocked and includes gas range, microwave, toaster, toaster oven, blender, coffee pot, pancake griddle and all cooking & dining utensils. Enjoy grilling on our outdoor BBQ and dining on the patio with the whole family seated at our outdoor picnic table. This is a ground floor unit with patio cover over the front, located in the 3rd building in from the beach on the right. The kitchen/living room area has 2 sliders that open to the patio. Both queen bedrooms have slider doors to the patio. The room with the twin beds is a pass through to the 3rd bedroom.

Free WiFi, Cable TV.

We provide linens, beach towels, beach chairs and umbrellas and boogie boards.

Kick back in our double recliner couch or swivel recliner rocker after a fun day at the beach.

Enjoy a sunset stroll along Oceanside's 1600 ft. long pier. Walking distance to shopping, restaurants, & the harbor.

Let the sound of the surf lull you to sleep.

Call me directly to save on fees.


More Details

Tammy Gildersleeve
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 16, 2017

About Tammy Gildersleeve

We've lived in the area for 35 years, and managed local property for over 25 years. It has always been our dream to own a property right on the ocean. We love that we are able to make it possible for so many others to experience a beautiful, relaxing stay at the beach.

Tammy Gildersleeve purchased this apartment in 2012

Why Tammy Gildersleeve chose Oceanside

The Ocean View is amazing! We are constantly in awe. We love just watching the beauty of the waves hitting the sand RIGHT in front of us. You can't beat waking up to the sound of the sea and the view of the Pacific.

What makes this apartment unique

The property is as close to the beach as you can get. Enjoy walking, jogging or biking along the Strand to the Oceanside Pier or harbor for fishing or dining (bike rentals at the pier and Alan's bike shop in town.). We are convenient to plenty of great restaurants. We are an easy drive to San Diego's world famous Zoo, the Safari Wild Animal Park, Sea World, Legoland, outlet mall shopping and Disneyland. Walk to the weekly Thursday farmer's market and sunset market with unique vendors, great food and live music is great fun. Hop the train ( 5 minutes walk) for a visit to Old Town or downtown San Diego.


Townsite Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 925 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Beachfront ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Family
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • 1
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , This is an interior room - no windows.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Slider door to the patio.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Slider door to the patio.
  • Queen size Beds (2), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Thick Fold-out Futon Mat available. 2 Queen bedrooms have sliders opening to the patio. The twin bedroom is a pass through to the second queen bedroom.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing


Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(31 traveler reviews)

STEPS to the SAND. Oceanfront Vacation 3 Bedroom at the Beach!
average rating of 4.612903 based on 31 reviews

Amazing spot!

  • 5 of 5

Property manager and owner were so nice and helpful. We had an amazing stay. SO close to the beach! Would definitely book again.

  • Submitted: Jun 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great Beach Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Our soccer team family rented 3 units of this property for a beach tournament in May. We were not disappointed in the units or the location! There is a resident "maintenance man" named Dave who is really more like the welcome team! He was fabulous and made sure we had everything we needed and was beyond nice. We were able to celebrate my sons 15th birthday during our stay which was fabulous for him - and Dave even came over to sing with us! The unit we rented was the 3 bedroom on the ground floor and was perfect for the 6 of us (3 adults and 3 teenage boys). The kitchen was great size and was stocked with everything we needed, the unit accommodated us all plus a few dinner guests. It was a tad stuffy the one night but we opened doors and turned on the house fan and the unit cooled off really quickly. The kids were able to play on the beach out front, the adults were able to relax in the courtyard - it was an awesome weekend. There is also a coin-op laundry facility on site which was nice to wash the boys soccer uniforms. We are already looking forward to coming back next year!

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Very clean and comfortable. Love the location.

  • 4 of 5

We stayed in unit 8. 3 bedroom 1 bath.

It slept five comfortably and we still had the couch hide-a-bed available. This unit can sleep 8 easily. The proximity to the water is perfect.

I really enjoyed running The Strand in the morning. The Thursday night farmers market was amazing and was an easy walk. Thank you Tammy for the hospitality. I am glad we had the chance to meet. We will definitely return.

  • Submitted: May 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great place for the family!

  • 5 of 5

Our family of six had a wonderful time. The unit is clean and has everything we needed for our stay. Just steps from the beach for my mother and I, swimming, fishing, skateboarding for the grandkids, and relaxing in the sun for my daughter! We will definitely go back.

  • Submitted: Mar 31, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0

Great location, everything we needEd was supplied.

  • 4 of 5

I would rent here again.

  • Submitted: Feb 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0

Awesome location

  • 4 of 5

Stayed in the 3 Bedroom unit with my family (2 adults, 5 kids). We had a great stay. Unit is a basic place, easy to get to and it is literally steps from the beach. It was so nice to be able to look right out the door and see the ocean right there. Plenty of beach toys, chairs, boogie boards, etc., for the whole family. There are two playgrounds just up from the house (one about 2 blocks away and the other near the pier) which the kids loved. Keep an eye on the tide schedules. When it is high tide, the water is right up to the rocks across from the property. No big deal, just walk a little up the beach towards the pier to get to sand again. Definitely would suggest water shoes, since there are a lot of little rocks and pebbles that wash up on the beach. It can be rough walking on them without shoes. Overall, it is hard to beat the location for this place.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
2 0


San Diego Zoo
Nearest Airport
40 Miles
San Diego
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Flying Pig, 333 Pacific, Harney Sushi
Nearest Golf
8 Miles
The Crossings
Nearest Train
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Miles
333 Pacific
Nearest Ski
117 Miles
Big Bear
Nearest Beach
Out your front door

Enjoy the downtown Oceanside Thursday farmers' market and Thursday evening sunset market (street faire) year round. They have live music, crafts, food, a variety of gifts and services. We are walking distance to the pier, harbor and downtown Oceanside with a variety of shops and restaurants.


Rates & Availability

Townsite Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer 2017
May 27 2017 - Jun 30 2017
3 night minimum stay
July 2017
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
End Summer
Jul 30 2017 - Sep 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning $120
Pet Fee $100
Tax Rate 11.5%

No Smoking inside the unit or anywhere on the property. No Parties. No loud music.
25% required to make a reservation is non-refundable. No refunds on cancellations within 60 days of arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
Contact Owner

You might like these similar properties