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Ocean Views from Architecturally Designed Redwood and Glass Mid-Century Modern

Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 14 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Wireless Internet
  • Fireplace
  • children welcome


About the property

House, 5 Bedrooms, 3 Baths (Sleeps 12 in 8 beds)

**Absolute 12 person maximum occupancy exclusive of infants < 18 months**

Remodel completed late fall 2012. NOW WITH PRIVATE TWO-PERSON OUTDOOR SPA!

Five BR, 3BA, FR, Great Room (combination living room/dining room), and eat-in-kitchen. Equally comfortable for two, four, six, or up to twelve occupants. ONE DOES NOT WALK BY ANY OTHER BEDROOM TO ACCESS ANY BEDROOM. Sleeps up to 12. Great for multi-generation gatherings. And three bedrooms have direct access to private patio. All with vistas, two of them with ocean views.

Roche Bobois, Ligne Roset, Baughman, BDI & other top of the line furniture. 2013 65' top rated Panasonic plasma TV. Tempurpedic mattresses (two Cal-King - one of which can be split into two single XL, two queens, one bunk bed and one double) on six of the eight beds, the other two featuring top of the line pillow top mattresses. Feather pillows. New hardwood floors, hardware, lighting (and controls) and granite throughout (counters, bath, fireplace & thresholds). Home enjoys ocean views and enjoys elbow room of 26,000 sf of land which includes adjoining lot owned by same owner. Huge patios including one with sweeping ocean, cove, and North Shore views. Big circular driveway. Parking for 8-10 cars in huge motor court.

SUPERB LOCATION. In the heart of La Jolla, the home is only 0.29 miles from the beaches of La Jolla Shores, a huge crescent-shaped children-friendly beach. It is less than 0.5 miles to Prospect Street and restaurant row and 0.68 miles to the ultra-scenic and world famous La Jolla Cove, a small intimate sheltered beach and 'San Diego's most desirable spot for swimming, snorkeling and diving.' Walk Coast Walk between the residence and the Cove for one of the most scenic walks of your life.

Beach towels (8 huge), beach lounge chairs (six back-pack style for ease of carrying), and umbrellas (four over-sized but lightweight), all Tommy Bahama, included.

More Details

David Schroedl
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2017

About David Schroedl

La Jolla resident for 43 years. Retired La Jolla residential real estate broker. Legend status with Prudential California Real Estate. Former real estate developer. Three degrees from MIT.

David Schroedl purchased this house in 2004

Why David Schroedl chose San Diego County

One of the very few redwood and glass mid-century modern homes in La Jolla. Rich redwood texture. Updated with high quality touches. Extremely high quality furniture. Super-high speed internet. Enjoy the romance of soft lighting with Lutron dimming on almost all the lighting.

Vistas or ocean views from all rooms!

Enjoy all the advantages of Apple TV including ability to view NETFLIX and all your photos and video on the 65' TV screen. Relax on the Rouche-Bobois couch and lounge chair or on the zero gravity Human Touch 'Perfect Chair' featuring tempurpedic foam. A second large screen TV is located outdoors for your enjoyment while sitting in the large outdoor patio off the great room.


For computer use, six foot glass topped 'desk' in FR with two Knoll office chairs. For dining, tables and chairs for ten (twelve when using the office chairs).

What makes this house unique

Enjoy being indoors with the feeling of being one with nature. Glass just disappears into the ceilings and many of the walls. YOU FEEL LIKE YOU ARE OUTDOORS WHILE INSIDE THE HOME. Eight huge skylights bath the home with light while the cedar roof overhang providing natural sun control. Two of the skylights in the bathroom area are ventilating.

And speaking of ventilation, with operative sliding glass windows next to the ceiling in all rooms, catch the ocean breezes and enjoy SUPER cross ventilation. That ventilation eliminates all the hot air that typically rises to the ceiling and creates higher interior than exterior temperatures. No need for mechanical airconditioning nor is any featured. ENJOY LA JOLLA'S FANTASTIC WEATHER WHILE INSIDE YOUR HOME!

Although there is little need for it, enjoy radiant hot water heat in the floors on those cooler winter nights.

Wonderful huge patios and much lush vegetation. Extreme privacy.

Note: Door clearances are 6'2' to 6'3'.


La Jolla House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2200 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 12
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Near The Ocean ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village ...
  • Water View ...
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • All baths have elaborate shower assemblies with rainforest upper shower head and numerous body sprays. Italian granite counters. Beautiful faucets. Highly polished terrazo walls in shower areas.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , MBR floor to ceiling glass. Cal-King w/ Tempurpedic mattress
    Bedroom 4 - 2 queen , 2 bunk bed , Queen (pillow-top) & bunk beds. Ocean views.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2ndMBR floor to ceiling glass. Queen w/ Tempurpedic mattress
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Cal-King (or two twin XL) mattress. Ocean views
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , Floor to ceiling glass/exterior exit. Tempurpedic Mattress.
  • King size beds (2) Two Cal-King beds each with tempurpedic mattresses. One of those are split and can be made into two twins, each XL., Queen size Beds (2) tempurpedic mattress on one, extreme top of the line Beautyrest on other, Double Bed with tempurpedic mattress, two additional twins in bunk bed, one with Sealey pillowtop mattress, the other a tempurpedic mattress.
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • limited accessibility ...
Pool / Spa:
  • jetted tub ...
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Close proximately (walking distance) to La Jolla beaches, restaurants, and shopping.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(58 traveler reviews)

Ocean Views from Architecturally Designed Redwood and Glass Mid-Century Modern
average rating of 4.8965516 based on 58 reviews

ocean view paradise

  • 5 of 5

centrally located

fully loaded kitchen

fully loaded laundry

5 bedrooms

high end bedding and towels


year round BBQ with outdoor heating

knowledgeable professional OWNER

huge driveway

walk to Marine Room restaurant

walk to La Jolla downtown strip

just be aware you are located next to main La Jolla Road

would love to come back in the future

recommend to anyone looking for prime location in their La Jolla Vacation

perfect for family of all ages

children to grandparents

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Unique and Lovely Home

  • 5 of 5

We had the pleasure of spending a 4 day weekend in this lovely La Jolla home. We flew to the San Diego area to celebrate our grandson's third birthday with his parents and uncle, while my son studied for final exams and my husband studied for a medical board. The rest of us enjoyed the La Jolla coast attractions, including La Jolla Shores Beach and the sea lions and seals at La Jolla Cove. The home is conveniently in the middle.

This house is warm in its wooden surfaces, and light in its many windows and skylights. It has a string of 4 bedrooms on one end and a fifth one off a short hall from the kitchen. Each room is private and has easy access to an updated full bathroom, with fantastic showers (or shower over tub). All bedrooms have their own access to the outdoors.

We did not get to enjoy the outdoor spaces of this house, because the weather was rather cool, and we were away for most of the daytime hours. There is a huge, lovely back patio, with dining, heaters and a large television. There are also stairs to an upper deck with a wonderful sunset view. There is plenty of parking.

We did enjoy the wonderful kitchen and easy clean surfaces. The kitchen is generously supplied for cooking and dining. We cooked and baked, and found everything we needed. There is a spacious living area with great comfortable leather chairs and sofa, and huge flat screen tv. There is also a nice separate office area, which my son was happy to use. We also took advantage of the washer and dryer, and a roll away bed.

The house is perfect and a fun place to stay. David, the owner, is very nice and attentive and very easy to rent from. The location is very good. You will want to know that Torrey Pines, the front street, is very busy at various times, and has street traffic noises. The two bedrooms facing the street have white noise machines, which my son used and had no problems. The noise is not noticeable from the back facing rooms. There is a large gravel front court and bushes separating the house from the street, and a bicycle lane. You will need to enter and exit with care, and it may take a little patience to cross the street on foot. Other reviewers also mention this, and it's good to know going in, but it did not negatively impact our stay.

  • Submitted: Dec 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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A very unique and inviting home; full of amenities,; good value; and overseen by a gracious host.

  • 5 of 5

The home was very much as described in the online site. Pretty much "as-advertised"! The one feature of the listing that was not included was its most important asset: namely, David the host! He was available and responsive to all of our needs, and his sincerity and warmth was clear: David wanted us to experience La Jolla living as 'residents' rather than 'tourists.' Customer friendly: I was very impressed that he was not only available to greet us, but to spend time orienting us toward the house and the immediate neighborhood.

David was also available by phone and email before the actual house stay, which was comforting.

We found the entire house clean and in order, and the description of distances to sites in the immediate community very accurate. The locale was perfect if you enjoy walking short distances the town. Proximity to the airport was a very, very big plus.

The home met the needs of our group: 6 adults and one baby in residence; and, ultimately, eight adults fitting around the outdoor and indoor tables in comfort. Ours was a family reunion, and it fulfilled the role of everyone able to enjoy 'hang-out time" together as well as the potential for individual privacy.

This was way, way better than staying in an area hotel. So I would book it again, and recommend it to family and friends!!!

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The Nines

  • 5 of 5

Our group spent 5 days and enjoyed the spacious living quarters, the separate bedrooms and the well-stocked amenities closet. The big screen TV with movies channel availability was great as the weather was cooler than was comfortable to being outdoors on the patio, which also has a big screen TV. All in all, a great destination.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great place for a guys weekend.

  • 5 of 5

We had a guys get away weekend, and this house was perfect. It was set up perfect for us to watch lots of football. The house is well set up with everything you need. The house was very clean and looked great. I'd definitely use it again.

My only complaint is that it is located next to a very busy street. Getting to the beach takes a little work, and it may not be ideal for someone with small children.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Perfect for our family

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the house recently with our children and grandchildren. There was ample room for everyone to spread out and the home was perfectly prepared! The outdoor spaces were taken advantage of by all, especially the upper deck that had a view of the ocean. David was easy to talk to and made sure we had everything available to make it like staying at home. Was very easy to get around and all the conveniences you can think of are close by. Would definitely stay again, we thoroughly enjoyed our visit!

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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Nearest Airport
12.5 Miles
San Diego
Nearest Barpub
0.29 Miles
Marine Room
Nearest Golf
4.8 Miles
Torrey Pines Municipal Golf Course
Nearest Train
12.3 Miles
Amtrak Station, 1005 Kettner, San Diego, CA 92101
Nearest Motorway
2 Miles
Interstate 5
Nearest Restaurant
0.29 Miles
Marine Room
Nearest Beach
0.29 Miles
La Jolla Shores
Car: recommended

In the heart of La Jolla, the home is only 0.29 miles from the beaches of La Jolla Shores, a huge crescent-shaped children-friendly beach. It is less than 0.5 miles to Prospect Street and restaurant row and 0.68 miles to the ultra-scenic and world famous La Jolla Cove, a small intimate sheltered beach and 'San Diego's most desirable spot for swimming, snorkeling and diving.' Walk Coast Walk between the residence and the Cove for one of the most scenic walks of your life.


Rates & Availability

La Jolla House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Spring Break 2017
Mar 31 2017 - Apr 22 2017
5 night minimum stay
Memorial Day Weekend
May 26 2017 - May 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
Early Summer
Jun 10 2017 - Jun 30 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
4th of July Week
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
Prime Summer
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 19 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
Labor Day Weekend
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
3 night minimum stay
November preThanksgiving
Nov 1 2017 - Nov 18 2017
3 night minimum stay
Thanksgiving Week
Nov 19 2017 - Nov 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Nov 26 2017 - Dec 17 2017
3 night minimum stay
Christmas New Years
Dec 18 2017 - Jan 1 2018
14 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,000
Cleaning $295 + Tax
Tax Rate 11.05%

Summer weeks: Sat to Sat only, seven day increments
Deposits: $1500 holds your reservation until 60 days prior to your stay.
Add to all rates: $295 cleaning fee + 11.05% occupancy tax

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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