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Oceanfront Beach Condo In Sunny San Diego

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,277 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • non smoking only
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hot Tub
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom 2 bathroom, sleeps 6

While sunbathing on a private patio, you can watch your toddlers at the state-of-the-art playground (safety engineered, with foam-cushioned flooring), wave to your teens on the basketball or volleyball courts beyond, or take pictures of your friends riding the ocean waves or perhaps fishing from the pier. With no boardwalk, your patio practically touches the sand, yet sits comfortably away from the activity. All you hear outside are the sweet sounds of the ocean waters. Linens, all towels, beach chairs, and even boogie boards are available for your use.

Note: the pool and jacuzzi are currently under repair until further notice.

Make use of outdoor BBQ grills (gas), and try working out in the exercise gym. On day two, try taking a seven mile walk along an undeveloped beach to the historic Hotel Del Coronado, or rent bikes to tour the mansions along the way.

More Details

Property Manager
Alyssa
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
March 17, 2017

Amenities

Imperial Beach Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1277 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beachfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Master Bathroom - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Master Bedroom - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Second bed has bottom pull out bed. Crib available
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Hot Tub
Attractions:
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(15 traveler reviews)

Oceanfront Beach Condo In Sunny San Diego
average rating of 4.2 based on 15 reviews
B.C., Canada
1

Great, beautiful condo + poor, poor service=ruined vacation

  • 1 of 5

The condo deserves 4 stars: it was beautiful! Why 1 star?

Pros:

1. Beautifully decorated condo, very functional, updated since the pictures shown

2. Nothing beats morning coffee on the patio! Beautiful!

3. Fully-loaded kitchen--it has EVERYTHING you need except your groceries. The condo also has a few games, lots of beach toys, etc., enough towels.Very well equipped, as promised

4. Close to attractions/tourist spots/restaurants

Cons:

1. The manager failed to contact or give code/key. Yep, you heard me. We actually thought this condo was a scam! It was a MERE 4 HOURS AFTER check-in that she finally call us!!! And that was after we had sent 5 frantic e-mails in the last 24 hrs, even going on vrbo & trying to book the condo again to get her to call! Then, she had the nerve to ask us if we were able to cancel the hotel we had booked ourselves into & still come that night! The fact that this even happened is UNACCEPTABLE! Reason for no call: she was busy & forgot. REALLY?

2. She failed to contact us & tell us that pool & hot tub were under maintenance/unavailable. When we confronted her, she acted as if she hadn't really known before. Unfortunately, we went to ALL lengths to contact her & with the thought of being scammed, we had researched EVERY property in the complex in the last 2 days. Other owners/managers had posted since the beg. of March about the closure--& she had even updated the description for the condo a few days prior! Again, this is unacceptable! AT OUR suggestion, we were reimbursed a minimal amount for this. However, had we known, we would have moved our booking to a later date when the pool was open for use. This was a HUGE part of our vacations, & it kinda ruined it for us. Very dishonest & poor form.

3. Not sure what the housekeeping fee is for--maybe just for the bathrooms and showers, as they were very clean. But the bed sheets actually had nail-clippings & well...other stains on it. EW! So upon arrival, we had to clean all the sheets. Before doing that, I also had to transfer laundry (cleaning/towels)from the washer to the dryer, & put those away. Shouldn't that be done for me if I am paying a housecleaning fee? The kitchen dishes all had dried on food--as if they went through a dishwasher with no soap, but food scraps as detergent. Or maybe they hadn't been cleaned at all. And while the main areas were vacuumed, all along the edges of the condo & table base was full of crumbs/debris. EW!

  • Submitted: Mar 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Fantastic location and views

  • 4 of 5

We had a great time here and would definitely stay here again if we are staying in Imperial Beach.

Our first time staying in Imperial Beach. Great for what we wanted which was just to kick back and relax. It is a small area with limited but quality choices within quick walking distance. If you are looking for excitement, probably not the place for you. If you are looking for nice relaxing time with the family then give it a try. We drove to the USS Midway Museum in San Diego via 75 along the Silver Strand State Beach which is a direct shot to Coronado. It was only a 20 minute drive or so to the museum and downtown SD.

My view of the condo:

Enjoyed our stay here and will consider it again for a future rental. Furnishings were fine four our family of four including two teenagers. Kids in the room with two twin daybed style beds. Master BR had a comfy king bed. We are not nitpickers with our bedding. Master BR was large with separate shower and nice tub and two sink vanity and toilet in its own little room. Guest bath was large, two sinks and combo shower/tub. Kitchen not huge but plenty for our needs. Stainless appliances. Flat TVs in both bedrooms which we didn't use. Flat LCD Samsung TV in great room. Dining area with seating for four at table and two at counter. Plenty of spare bedding material to curl up with in living area with two couches, recliner and convenient side tables. The condo is older and the decor may be dated for some. We don't usually care as long as everything is clean which it was.

Condo Positives:

1. Basically right on the beach and overlooking the public park.

2. These condos adjoin Barrels restaurant which we enjoyed a couple of times and only a block or two to other eating establishments. Our favorite was Coronado Brewing Company brewpub (nice happy hour food and drink deals from 2-6) just a block or so away. Market and liquor store are also very close.

3. Huge patio area with lots of furniture.

Could use improvement:

1. A decor update would improve the unit for those expecting the latest styles and trends.

2. The latches that keep the little screen trapdoors closed that provide access to opening/closing the windows are all broken with age.

3. No leftover spices. Removed with each visit? We purchased salt/pepper and ketchup.

4. Arrival/departure instructions could be better. Wasn't quite sure what to do with keys on the way out.

5. No signal with AT&T in unit.

For us, the minor negatives are far outweighed by the positives.

  • Submitted: Jun 14, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Reeeelaaax

  • 5 of 5

This place was perfect for us. The sound of the waves each morning and evening, a constant reminder of being on vacation. The place was very clean in spite of much of the decor being older. Beds were comfortable and there were plenty of blanket/pillow combinations. Some of the furniture is new since the pictures were take. The pool was super easy access and the grounds are impeccably kept. The park was active, but only during the daytime - lots of family and community type activity. Quiet at night. There are dining options within walking distance and some smaller convenience type stores, as well as the pier. This location is exactly what you'd expect a small beach town to be. Views were spectacular. A great place for people who like to contemplate, read, dine and drink outside and are looking to truly get away from the hustle and bustle of the workaday world.

  • Submitted: May 31, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Ogden, Utah
5

Beautiful oceanfront condo with amazing view!

  • 5 of 5

We absolutely loved our stay at this condo. It was very clean and comfortable and the view of the ocean out the family room windows is breathtaking. The pool and hot tub are nice and there are a lot of great places to eat out in the area. We plan to stay again.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

San Diego Vacation

  • 4 of 5

We have stayed at a few other VRBO since there are 5 in our family & we often travel with 2 other relatives. The kitchen makes it easy & less expensive by allowing us to cook a few meals at the condo. It would be nice to have a cookie sheet or foil for baking pizza or cookies. It was very nice having assigned parking spaces. We had a rough first night which was sort of my fault...we got in late & I assumed the air was just taking a while to cool down but it wasn't working so we had a very warm night & I was a bit worried since the next day was Sunday but they came out & got it cool for us...on a Sunday! The owner/manager were very apologetic about our first night issue & got it fixed ASAP. The beach is well patrolled & the area is nice, clean & quiet. We felt very safe. A suggestion would be a detailed email about keys, garage, elevator, places to get groceries, wifi directions, favorite restaurants (skip Carrows by the way), things to do near by, things to do upon leaving...

We visited the San Diego Zoo & Seaworld...both were awesome! My absolute favorite adventure was to explore the La Jolla Beach area...we found it by accident & all enjoyed climbing the rocks/cliffs. It is well worth the drive. The little park right outside the condo is great for smaller children. We enjoyed watching the kids & surfers off the back patio each morning. It is cool when the sun goes down so bring a jacket.

  • Submitted: Jun 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Ridgecrest ca
5

Great family fun!

  • 5 of 5

Our kids loved the pool, the playground, being on the beach was amazing!! Owners were excellent to work with!!

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: recommended

15 miles to the World Famous San Diego Zoo,

17 miles to San Diego International Airport,

20 miles to Sea World.

Photos

Rates & Availability

Imperial Beach Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Sep 3 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,600
 
 
Holiday
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
Holiday
Dec 20 2017 - Jan 3 2018
3 night minimum stay
$350
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$250
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $200
Refundable damage deposit $500
Tax Rate 8.0%

Guests may cancel up to 2 weeks prior to the scheduled stay for a full refund.

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