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OCT $2600! CLASSIC BEACHFRONT BEACH COTTAGE W/PRIVATE BEACH AND PRIVATE FIRE RI

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Sleeps11
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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OCT $2600! CLASSIC BEACHFRONT BEACH COTTAGE W/PRIVATE BEACH AND PRIVATE FIRE RI

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday home in Oceanside - Classic Beach Cottage

3 bedroom plus a 4th sleeping room. Sleeps 2-11

This classic beach cottage is built directly on the beach in Oceanside, California. It is very popular for family beach vacations. If you have been searching for a beach vacation rental that really is directly ON the sand, with no street or sidewalk between you and the ocean, you have found it. You share none of the property with other renters and you have a fire ring and private beach that is yours alone to use and enjoy. This is not a condo. This charming and historic beach house features a large private beach and includes a private fire ring that is perfect for bonfires, roasting marshmallows or hot dogs. From your private beach and beachfront lawn you can watch whales and dolphins pass by or enjoy the evening sunsets. You can collect seashells or build sandcastles in your own back yard or take a short stroll up to the pier for food and entertainment. This classic beach cottage will remind you of summers in Cape Cod from its bead board walls to its painted blue, wood plank floors.

Great for Families: You will love the classic blue and white details and decor of this vacation rental where the property owns title all the way to the Pacific Ocean! The charming cottage is decorated in fresh blues and crisp whites. Separate entrances for each level, without an interior staircase, assure privacy when vacationing with family, grandparents and friends. The beach side deck accesses each level and has the best beach front location and views you can imagine. But, its the beach front lawn and private beach with a fire ring that everyone just raves about! Enjoy the beautiful view of the beach, sand and sea and be astounded by the sound of the crashing waves right in front of you. Collect seashells and take walks to the nearby pier for dining and entertainment. You will love this home and its privacy on the beach. Most of our guests return more than once.

Layout: From the street side, you walk up two steps to the blue and white front porch. Pass through the red front door and on this level you will find the main living room, dining room and the kitchen, all with great beach views. Also on this level, is a bathroom and a bedroom with a queen bed decorated in blues and whites. Go out the the beach side dining room sliders to the upper deck. Its a great spot to have a drink or snack while watching your family on the beach. Now go down 8 outside deck steps to reach the lower level. On the lower level you will find a quaint family room,bathroom, two bedrooms -each with a queen bed and a fourth sleeping area with two queen beds.This fourth sleeping area is perfect for kids or teens. It is a sleeping area rather than a formal bedroom and opens to the downstairs family room. It is not as private as the other 3 bedrooms. The back yard features the main deck, a wonderful lawn and private beach. The lawn has been a huge hit with all families. Its a great spot for beachfront games or a BBQ and it acts as 'natures doormat' when it comes to keeping sand out of the house. If you want to go from your private beach to the public beach you simply go down our six private steps to the beach and water! It really is the true beach house you were looking for!

Location is everything in a beachfront rental and this is on the best block in the city. You share none of the property with anyone else- it is your alone to use and enjoy. The home is very well known in the community as the Red Door House and has been featured in the city's holiday home tour. Built in 1898 and lovingly cared for, it has all the charm and romance of a classic beach cottage. The area is perfect for families. You can walk to the farmers market on Thursday mornings and get fresh local produce and food from great vendors, or walk to one of the longest piers in Southern California. There are two restaurants to choose from right at the pier, and Ruby's at the end of the pier. On Thursday evenings the street fair is set up again with live music, vendors with hundreds of options for gifts and every type of food you can imagine. There is now a small 'Stone Brewery' to stop in at and get a wonderful craft beer while sitting around an out door fire pit. The famous 'Top Gun' house is located just a few hundred yards down the Strand for a nostalgic photo opportunity. Want to see a movie? There is Regal 16 movies right up the street. There is also many restaurants, including Hello Betty,The Flying Pig and 333. The nearby village of Carlsbad on State street has great shops and food too.

This is a family beach cottage. If the rental you are looking for is a granite, chrome and marble mansion on the beach.......this is probably not the home you are looking for. BUT if you love wood plank floors, billowy white curtains, bead board walls and being barefoot....you should love this house!

If you have more questions we are more than happy to speak with you or email about this beachfront home. Our calendars are not always accurate so please inquire by phone or email and verify the date you want is open and the exact rate for that week.

This home is great for weddings on the beach, reunions and special events. Please inquire for details. Built in 1898 and once owned by silent screen stars Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks, this cottage on the seashore is perfect for your next seaside vacation

Popular Nearby Places to Eat

Breakfast

Beachbreak

Bessies

101 Cafe

Petit Madeline Bakery

Longboarder

SK’s Donuts

Lunch and Dinner CASUAL

Hello Betty-Fish

Bagby’s Brew House

Masters

Local Tap House

83 degrees

Harney Sushi

Garcia’s –Mexican

Pizza Port

Flying Pig

Fishhouse Veracruz

Kings Fishhouse

Joes Crab Shack

Rim Talay (Thai)

Rubys Burgers (on Pier)

Anitas

Wench and Rodent ( Sushi)

Harney Sushi

Fine Dining:

333

West Steakhouse

West Bistro

Masters

Paon

Vigilucci’s Seafood & Steakhouse

Argyle Steakhouse

BlueFire Grill at La Costa Resort

Pizza

Dominics

Privateer Coal Fire Pizza

Pizza port

Carmines Pizza

Knockout Pizza Pizza Port

Sportsbars and Beer:

Stone Brewery Tasting Room

Bagby’s Brew House

Hello Betty

Master’s

Breakwater Brewery

Local Tap House

Pizza Port

Take out

Robertos Taco Shop

In and Out Burger

Bull Taco

This Oceanside beach front vacation rental is close to major San Diego attractions and theme-parks including Legoland, the San Diego Zoo, the San Diego Wild Animal Park, Sea World, Balboa Park, Coronado, the Downtown Gas-lamp district, and so much more! If you want to take a drive north, you can visit the quaint coastal towns of San Clemente, Laguna Beach, and Newport, or spend the day at Disneyland, Knotts Berry Farm, or Universal Studios

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Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • Events Allowed
  • Singles
  • Groups
Kim (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2004
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About Kim

Raised our family on the beach and now we enjoy sharing the home with others

Why Kim chose Oceanside

Its one of the few beach rentals to NOT have a street, hillside or public used walkway between the home and the ocean. It really is ON the beach

What makes this house unique

You have a private fire ring and private beach with a lush green lawn! This is far away from the strand and all the noisy/dense/jammed condo rentals where you have to share so much of your vacation and vacation property with strangers. Here you have safety and privacy for family time.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We have been to this charming beachfront home so many times all of my grandkids think this is "Grandmas Beach House" We love the lawn right on the beach. It is just perfect for three generations to enjoy our time at the beach. Its cute as a button.
Jun 2014
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Reviews

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5
based on 47 holidaymaker reviews

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Oct $2600! Classic Beachfront Beach Cottage w/Private Beach and Private Fire Ri
average rating of 4.9787235 based on 47 reviews
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Oct $2600! Classic Beachfront Beach Cottage w/Private Beach and Private Fire Ri
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Oceanside San Diego County
5

Amazing Beach Vacation!!!

  • 5 out of 5
Just got back from an absolutely amazing week at this house! We went with 13 people (8 adults, 5 kids) and felt like we had ample space. Although admittedly, we spent the majority of time outside. If you have the chance to stay here, you'll understand why!

We all commented that although we wouldn't have looked for it, having the grass area in the back was fantastic. The kids could run and play and it kept the house a lot cleaner. We bbq'd every night and ate our meals on the picnic tables in the sand. The fire pit was amazing at night and of course, this house is RIGHT ON THE BEACH! Just a few steps out the back door and we were on an awesome beach. It never felt crowded, water was great, and we could watch dolphins ride the waves...unbeatable!

To top it off, Kim the owner was fantastic. It was so nice to have her two doors down and although she was there when we needed her, it never felt like she was "checking in on us". Overall she was a pleasure to work with.

The memories we created with friends and family here will be something we all remember for years and years to come. I recommend this experience 100%.

Jared Jarecki
  • Review Submitted: 31-Jul-2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are thrilled you enjoyed your vacation! Thanks for staying at "The Red Door House" Kim
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Oct $2600! Classic Beachfront Beach Cottage w/Private Beach and Private Fire Ri
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p168122
+1 760 722-1866
Oceanside San Diego County
5

One of the Best Vacations!

  • 5 out of 5
Hands down this is one of the best vacation destinations we've experienced. (And I feel we've had a good share of many great vacations around the world.) There are numerous beach homes to choose from, but what makes this one a stand out in my book is the grass. The kids can play in the grass without covering themselves in sand. It's a sweet addition that one may not consider. Of course the property is well maintained and clean with all the amenities that are a must. But in addition the property provides all the beach toys, chairs, umbrella, beach towels, BBQ, Fire Pit,. . . . . everything you need is there. Perfect location, close enough to walk to the Pier and buy and ice cream cone or fish taco. This is a vacation destination that offers all the theme parks, shopping, golfing, dining or just being lazy on the beach (our favorite activity!) I definitely recommend it!
  • Review Submitted: 15-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Oct $2600! Classic Beachfront Beach Cottage w/Private Beach and Private Fire Ri
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p168122
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Oceanside San Diego County
St. George, Utah
5

AMAZING!

  • 5 out of 5
This was our second year coming back to the same place because we love it so much. Such a beautiful little quaint cottage that makes our vacation the perfect stay. It works great for babies and kids, because you have your own backyard equipped with grass and your own little sandy beach. It's not too far from the pier but just enough you that you feel like you have your own little private slice of heaven away from the busy beach crowds! We also love working with Kim, and will definitely be returning again.
  • Review Submitted: 14-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Oct $2600! Classic Beachfront Beach Cottage w/Private Beach and Private Fire Ri
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p168122
+1 760 722-1866
Oceanside San Diego County
St. George, Utah
5

Dream Vacation!

  • 5 out of 5
We love this house so much we book every year. Waking up to the beach just steps from your bed is heaven. We really enjoy all the amenities such as beach toys, chairs, towels, umbrella's, and boogie boards for us to use on the beach. The house is so clean when we arrive. And the grass yard and private beach is so nice to have for the kids to play on. Kim (the landlord) is so nice and helped us out so much during our stay. We really love that the pier is so close and there is plenty of parking in front of the house with the driveway. We will never stay anywhere but here when booking a beach vacation. It truly is divine!
  • Review Submitted: 13-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Oct $2600! Classic Beachfront Beach Cottage w/Private Beach and Private Fire Ri
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Oceanside San Diego County
Santa Clarita, CA
5

Perfect Beach House

  • 5 out of 5
I grew up in San Diego, and every summer we go back and spend a week but usually stay in a hotel. This was our first time renting a home in SD and the location right on the sand was perfect. Our 14 and 10 year old sons still talk about what a great week it was and loved being right on the sand, having a fire every night and playing a bit of soccer or football on the grass. We have rented homes in other areas and this house was by far the best. Extremely clean, nicely decorated and the kitchen had everything we needed. It is a great beach with soft sand, minimal seaweed and nice waves for boogie boarding. My dad, who has limited mobility, came with us and Kim was so helpful in picking this house as he did not have to deal with any stairs but could still sit on the upper deck and watch the kids in the yard and surf. Was an absolutely perfect week. Looking forward to coming back.
  • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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Oct $2600! Classic Beachfront Beach Cottage w/Private Beach and Private Fire Ri
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Oceanside San Diego County
St. George, Utah
5

Best Vacation I've ever had!

Best Vacation I've ever had!
  • 5 out of 5
We stayed last September and had the most amazing time. The beach house looks like straight out of a pottery barn catalogue and the location was perfect. The weather was wonderful and we swam everyday. We loved that there was sand toys for the kids and boogie boards to use. The pier was just a short walk away. On Thursday nights downtown Oceanside did a street party and had food tents and fun things to look at and buy. We had such a great time we booked again and plan on booking every year. We've vacationed a lot of places and nothing beats a beach house vacation.
  • Review Submitted: 26-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: HomeAway, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thankyou
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Location

Location

Car: recommended

Beach weddings, Beach Front Property San Diego Oceanside California, Beach event Location, Film Location, Photo shoot location

Other Activities: Sunbathing, Relaxing on the Private Beach, Watching Dolphins and Sunsets

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday house in Oceanside, San Diego County

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Oct
18 Oct 2014 - 31 Oct 2014
7 night minimum stay
$2,600
for 7 nights
$2,600
 
 
Nov-Dec
1 Nov 2014 - 7 Nov 2014
7 night minimum stay
$2,900
for 7 nights
$2,900
 
 
Thanksgiving
22 Nov 2014 - 28 Nov 2014
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
Dec
1 Dec 2014 - 25 Dec 2014
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
for 7 nights
$2,200
 
 
Christmas
20 Dec 2014 - 26 Dec 2014
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
 
 
New Years
27 Dec 2014 - 3 Jan 2015
7 night minimum stay
$5,500
for 7 nights
$5,500
 
 
Jan -Feb
4 Jan 2015 - 7 Feb 2015
3 night minimum stay
$1,050
for 3 nights
From
$350
 
 
March/April
7 Mar 2015 - 25 Apr 2015
7 night minimum stay
$4,200
for 7 nights
$4,200
 
 
Summer 2015
5 Jun 2015 - 22 Aug 2015
7 night minimum stay
$6,900
for 7 nights
$6,900
 

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Notes Check in 3 pm check out 9am Bring: Your clothes,food,spices,personal hygiene products, paper goods, plastic goods,firewood and charcoal. We are sorry but we have a strict No refunds policy for any reason once a payment has been made to retain your specific vacation time. We suggest you purchase travel insurance if you think you might have to cancel.

Cancellation Policy

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Oceanside in San Diego County

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Beachfront ...
  • Oceanfront ...
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Romantic
  • Family
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking Off Street
  • Broadband Access
  • Wireless Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Telephone
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Garage ...
Kitchen:
  • Hob
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Blender
  • Stove
  • Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , pack n play for baby
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Large Double Bed , It is a kid/teen sleeping area that opens to family room
  • The home can accommodate groups from 2 to 10 guests on a weekly or monthly schedule Beach weddings, We also do intimate daytime beachfront wedding rentals
Entertainment:
  • Toys
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Video Player
  • CD Player
Outside:
  • Sand Pit
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Yard
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Deck Furniture
  • Porch Furniture
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • veranda
  • Walkway to Water
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Barbecue
  • Wood Decking
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 10 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • Events Allowed
  • Singles
  • Groups
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • theme parks
  • live theatre
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • scenic drives
  • whale watching
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • roller blading
  • bay fishing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Kayaking
  • Basketball Court
  • tennis
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • swimming
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • deepsea fishing
  • sailing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • diving
  • surfing
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • pier fishing
Notes:
This classic and vintage beachfront cottage was once the home of screen stars Mary Pickford and Douglas Fairbanks. Their home is a classic Cape Cod on the sand. A perfect spot for an intimate beach wedding and reception.You can walk to the farmers market on Thursday mornings and get fresh local produce and food from hu vendors, or walk to one of the longest piers in Southern California. There are two restaurants to choose from right at the pier, and Ruby's at the end of the pier. On Thursday evenings the street fair is set up again with live music, vendors with hundreds of options for gifts and every type of food you can imagine. There is now a small 'Stone Brewery' to stop in at and get a wonderful craft beer while sitting around an out door firepit. The famous 'Top Gun' house is located just a few hundred yards down the Strand for a nostalgic photo opportunity. Want to see a movie? There is a theatre right up the street. There is also many restaurants, including Hello Betty and 333
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