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Historic Loft with Downtown Views - Close to Convention Center (Unit #2)

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Sherman Heights Apartment Rental Photos and Description

1 Bedroom with Loft and Sofa Bed. 1 Queen Bed, 1 Full Bed and Full size Sofa Bed

Located in an Historic District on the Slope above Downtown San Diego, this beautiful Queen Ann Victorian 1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom and Loft accommodates 6 people. One of 7 highly restored, separate units in a unique home built in the mid-1800’s and formerly known as the Kennedy house. The first level bedroom features a queen bed with Smart TV complete with cable access and streaming capability. A spiral staircase offers access to a loft bedroom featuring a full size bed and large dresser and closet. A full size leather sofa bed with a second smart TV is provided in the living room which boasts wonderful daytime and nighttime views of downtown San Diego. All beds including the sofa bed are equipped with high quality memory foam mattresses and the best quality linens available. The furniture, drapes and decor are of modern classic design with no expense spared. Both the kitchen and bathroom are highly equipped and tastefully upgraded. All linen and towels are provided as well as beach towels, a baby high chair and toddler utensils. The property is located 3 minutes from the Convention Center, Gas Lamp district and ball park and 4 minutes from the Island of Coronado & the Airport. Freeway access is located around the corner and bus stop transits to and from downtown are both located within a block. The San Diego Zoo and all local beaches are within easy driving distance of the property. Some of Golden Hills hottest spots such as the Turf Club, Panchitas Bakery, Krakatoa Coffee Shop, Luigi's Pizza and Golden Hill Park are located within walking distance. Beautifully Decorated Featuring City Views, Barbecue, Gazebo, Fire Pit & Laundry facility. Enjoy a morning cup of coffee and city views on the patio table and chairs provided on the front porch. Grill your favorite foods on a gourmet barbecue and relax with dinner under a lighted Gazebo. Share the day’s events and memories of your experiences in San Diego with your favorite beverage by the warmth of the fire pit. There is an on-site coin operated laundry so check for the coins provided in the unit as a complimentary gift and a way of saying thank you. Enjoy these beautiful and unique accommodations while enjoying all the best that San Diego has to offer.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
John Reardon
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, Japanese
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
December 5, 2016

About John Reardon

I grew up in Northampton Massachusetts, a town with countless beautiful old homes and lots of woods. I spent countless days in my youth building tree forts never knowing that those 2 dynamics would intersect at this point. Upon arriving in San Diego with an interest in building and purchasing real estate, I became immediately interested in the largely neglected Victorian buildings in this area of town. This property became a labor of love for me many years ago and I hope that legacy will be carried forward by my 3 sons. My wife if Japanese, so our family often divides our time between 2 very different worlds, both with much to offer.

John Reardon purchased this apartment in 1991

Why John Reardon chose San Diego

It is our hope that our guests will appreciate the attention to detail and uniqueness of design that has been incorporated into every aspect of this property.

What makes this apartment unique

This property is strategically located close to most of San Diego's most popular destinations. It's central location and proximity to a newly revitalized downtown, airport, beaches and parks affords our guests the best possible experience while visiting San Diego.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
(21 traveler reviews)

Historic Loft with Downtown Views - Close to Convention Center (Unit #2)
average rating of 4.571429 based on 21 reviews
5

Great location, close to downtown San Diego, polite and responsive owner and staff

  • 5 of 5

The property and property owner, John, were great. We were provided with a detailed Welcome Letter outlining all the information about the property, how to access, where to park, etc. and the owner was readily available through messaging and replied promptly (within 30 min or less). This location is located on a main street (Market) with easy access to bus stops and is also within walking distance of downtown San Diego. Bus fare from the unit to downtown was $7 for three people and taxi service was about the same amount; usually $7-$9 depending on pick up point and traffic in downtown (if taking the taxi we would recommend walking to Market and 6th and catching the taxi to keep the fare in the $7-$9 range and that is also where the bus stop is located).

We were vacationing and also attending an event at the San Diego Convention Center which gave us easy access to our destination, Little Italy, the USS Midway Museum, Harbor Tours, San Diego Zoo, it was a 15-20 minute drive to Sea World, and about 15 minutes to La Mesa where we did some shopping. It does sit on a main street so there was some traffic noise occasionally with fire trucks and emergency vehicles; however, this was not an issue for us and would not deter us from staying here again. There is a grocery outlet on Market and also a leading retail neighborhood market close to the property (both within driving distance or you could walk if you do not need many groceries). Also provided easy access to the freeway without being too busy.

We stayed in Unit #2 on the second floor and the unit was clean, had full-sized appliances in the kitchen, and provided enough room for our group of three. It would also provide enough room for up to 4-6 people comfortably. Free street parking was within the same block of the property and there are laundry facilities on-site for use which made it easy. The property has a secure door keypad access to the front door and for each unit. All the tenets were very quiet and we did not have any issues with noise from neighbors, the staff we came into contact with was nice and polite.

We had a great view of downtown San Diego from our unit because our unit faced Market Street and we would definitely stay here again. Thank you to John and his staff for a great stay!

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very cozy, extremely well located.

  • 4 of 5

The listing was accurate, the rental is not very big but clean, very conveniently located and very well equipped. Close to highway, Costco, Walmart, beaches, Zoo, Seaworld etc...John is always ready to assist in any way. Had a great stay and I would recommend it to anyone visiting beautiful San Diego.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay in San Diego!

  • 5 of 5

The five of us enjoyed our stay in the apartment. We were comfortable, the apartment was clean, there were all the amenities we needed, the bus stop was right across the street, and the landlord was most attentive when we needed something minor. I would definitely stay here again.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Just what we were looking for

  • 5 of 5

It was very clean which is very important. Nothing worse than walking into a d dirty place. We enjoyed the full kitchen and having all the comforts of home. Having access to beach towells and other equipment was perfect.

The only issue we had was lack of water pressure in the shower. Overall it was great.

It's not necessary to tell family because they have a booking for the end of June. I assured them not to worry about it begin clean and how close it's to town.

Thank you for keeping in touch with me before and after our stay. I will recommend you to friends.

  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 2 of 5

La escalera esta mal ubicada ya que nos podemos pegar al pasar por el poco espacio que hay, el tanque del baño tarda en llenarse, los canales de la tv son limitados, buena ubicacion, falta estacionamiento.

  • Submitted: Apr 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Nice and conveniently close to everything

  • 5 of 5

Very nice property. The loft was fun, especially for the grandchildren. This property is very secure, and the parking wasn't at all a problem. I really appreciated the laundry facility, as the little ones had "accidents". There is an Albertson's about 8 blocks away and a Costco at the end of Market. Also, all freeways are easy to access. I would definitely book again on a return trip to San Diego!!

  • Submitted: Mar 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Mar 2016
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Map

San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego
Balboa Park
Seaport Village
Petco Park
Gaslamp Quarter
Coronado Island
Cabrillo National Monument and Park
Little Italy District
Old Town Trolley
Belmont Park
Fashion Valley Mall
San Diego Comic Con International -- CLOSED
San Diego Natural History Museum
George's at the Cove
Torrey Pines Gliderport
Star of India
Gaslamp Quarter
Ocean Beach Municipal Pier
Point Loma Seafoods
Marine Room
Top of the Hyatt
San Diego Air & Space Museum
Coronado Ferry Landing
Old Town Mexican Cafe
The Fish Market
El Indio Mexican Restaurant
El Zarape
Nearest Airport
2 Miles
San Diego International Airport (Lindbergh Field)
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Downtown
Nearest Ferry
2 Miles
Bay Ferry
Nearest Golf
1.5 Miles
San Diego Municipal Course
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Downtown Terminal
Nearest Motorway
0.2 Miles
Highways 5 and 94
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Downtown
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Coronado
Car: recommended

Our property is located immediately adjacent and on the slope above Downtown San Diego which has become the center of energy for all of San Diego. Restaurants and bars of every conceivable type, shopping, theaters, the library, the airport, San Diego Municipal Golf Course, Golden Hill Park, Balboa Park, San Diego Zoo, Sea World, the Del Coronado Hotel, Beaches, Major Freeways and the Airport are all very close and accessible.

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Rates & Availability

Sherman Heights Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Nov 28 - Dec 18
Nov 28 2016 - Dec 28 2016
3 night minimum stay
$119
$770
 
 
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Jul 15 2017 - Jul 24 2017
7 night minimum stay
$199
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$149
$975
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $100
Cleaning Fee $60

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Sherman Heights Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 530 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown ...
  • Water View ...
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Bathroom is new and has a full shower/tub combination. All linens are of the highest quality and plenty of towels are provided.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Loft - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Living Room - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Full Size Sleeper Sofa with Memory Foam Mattress
  • There is a bedroom on the first floor with a Queen bed and another loft bedroom with a full size bed accessible via a spiral stair case. An additional Full Size Sofa Bed Couch is available in the living area. All beds including the sofa bed have memory foam mattresses and are very comfortable.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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