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Walk to Beach, 4bdr + Playroom!

People10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's3
Space 2,500 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 5 min walk to the beach

Named on VRBO's TOP 10 Kid Friendly Vacation Rental Homes across the country in 2012. Thank you VRBO and to all of our guests!

Come enjoy our 2500+ sq. ft. 4 bedroom 2.5 bath home. The house sleeps 10 comfortably and is located in a small neighborhood of custom homes ACROSS THE STREET from Carlsbad State beach. It is on a quiet residential cul-de-sac with no through traffic. It has a private backyard with a hot water outdoor shower and built in gas firepit! Cook your meals in the fully stocked custom kitchen or barbeque on the Weber gas grill in the backyard. The family room has a beautiful river rock gas fireplace and is a wonderful space to gather for games or watch movies. Enjoy NETFLIX movies with Blueray/DVD/CD/IPOD, wireless internet, wireless printer, and 4 high definition televisions throughout the home. The garage has been converted into a playroom with a playhouse, toys, games, and foosball table. All beds have new mattresses with 'CleanRest' encasements and new bedding. There are two king beds, two queen beds, and two queen sofa sleepers. An Aero mattress and/or crib are available upon request. Family vacations are special! It is important to us that you enjoy your stay.

CITY OF CARLSBAD PERMIT # VR - 1241309*

*Protect your payment and help keep vacation rentals legal by renting only from legally operated vacation rentals.

More Details

Owner
Jeff or Kim Todd
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
12 October, 2017

About Jeff or Kim Todd

We live in Carlsbad with our four children approximately one mile away. During the summer months our family spends almost every weekend at the beach. There's something for everyone - playing in the sand, jumping in the waves, boogie boarding and surfing, or just relaxing in the sun. We believe one of the greatest joys in life is quality time with family. Family vacations are special. We set up this home with the hope that our guests will create life long memories and have a wonderful, relaxing vacation with family and friends. Thank you for considering our house for your vacation!

Jeff or Kim Todd purchased this house in 2010

What makes this house unique

The house is located in a quiet neighborhood close to the beach. It has hard floors throughout and all mattresses and pillows are encased for cleanliness. It is beautifully decorated, well maintained and without "owner clutter."

Location

SeaWorld San Diego
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park
Downtown San Diego
Petco Park
La Jolla Cove
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Seaport Village
LEGOLAND California
Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Belmont Park
Reuben H Fleet Science Center & Space Theater
The Flower Fields
Carlsbad Premium Outlets
SeaWorld San Diego
San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Car: recommended

Carlsbad Beach - ACROSS THE STREET!

Legoland - 5 mins

Disneyland - 65 mins

Sea World - 40 mins

San Diego Zoo - 40 mins

Wild Animal Park - 40 mins

Carlsbad Flower Fields - blooming March to May - 5 mins

Carlsbad Company Stores (upscale outlet mall) - 5 mins -

24-Hour Fitness Sport gym - 5 mins

Aviara Four Seasons Resort, golf, spa, restaurants - 5 mins

Poinsettia Park - baseball, playground, basketball, tennis, soccer, jogging trail - 5 mins Palomar Airport - 5 mins

Carlsbad Village - shops, restaurants, antiques, live music, more beaches - 5 mins

Del Mar Racetrack & Fairgrounds -(July-Sept),Dog Beach, Hot Air Balloons -15 mins

The Wave Waterpark in Vista - 20 mins

La Jolla - Birch Aquarium – 25 mins

Facilities

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

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2500 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Water Cooler
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 3 Separate WC's
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Authentic claw foot tub
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , 1st Floor
    Bathroom 4 - Outdoor Shower , Hot water
    Half Bathroom -
    Half Bathroom -
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , 2nd Floor, double vanity
  • The Master Bath has an original claw foot tub under a romantic chandelier, two beautiful pedestal sinks, a shower and a private toilet area. The powder room has an antique sink cabinet with a mosaic tile top. The Hall Bath Upstairs was renovated in 2014.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • There is a queen sofa sleeper in the family room, a queen size sofa sleeper in the master bedrooom and a queen size Aero bed. We also provide a full size crib and portable pack and play.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Player
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Large Cooler
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Small Cooler
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 13 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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(93 traveller reviews)

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Walk to Beach, 4bdr + Playroom!
average rating of 4.967742 based on 93 reviews
5

Perfect Family Rental

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time! The playroom is incredible. It’s a quick walk to the beach (though the stairs down are pretty intense with lots of beach gear.) The house is stocked with anything you would want.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful home, immaculate! Our family had a Wonderful time. Children's playroom was a huge plus!

  • 5 of 5

This home was just what we needed. My adult children and grandchildren loved it. We BBQ'd out most nights. Roasted marshmallows, everything you would need is in the kitchen as far as utensils and appliances. The playroom for the grandchildren was a huge plus. Also having a crib in one of the bedrooms was a blessing for my infant grandson. Everything you would need for the beach was supplied by the homeowners. Centrally located, we stopped at Ralph's Grocer, Costco, and bought fresh fish at Pellys fish market to make a Foil Fish Bake on the grill. FABULOUS! Traveled to Disneyland and South to San Diego area for entertainment, this home is in a perfect area. Beach was lovely, the town itself was clean and refreshing! I highly recommend this vacation rental. Owners are very nice and left us a welcome bucket filled with goodies! A+

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Overall terrific

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful property with very caring and thoughtful owners. This house has all of the little things you need that are missing in most rentals, from a game room, to kleenex boxes everywhere.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We love it! It's the best!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at other beach rental properties- nothing compared. It is beautiful and well maintained. It has everything you need. We just enjoyed our 4th visit and will never stay any place else. We've recommended to friends and they love it. It's not worth taking a chance on any other rental in Carlsbad/Sandiegp area.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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You will be very happy with this rental.

  • 5 of 5

The house is fabulous with a great beach is very near. Everything we needed was provided, including beach towels, boogie boards, umbrellas, chairs, and sand toys. Our hosts were gracious and quickly responded to all of our requests, but almost everything was easily found and answered without having to bother them.

Parking was no problem for our three cars. There was an outdoor heated shower to wash off sand with the beach and keep the house clean. The kitchen had a full complement of kitchenware, supplies, and even a few condiments. They provided a parking permit for California state parks which we used at Torrey Pines Park and South Ponto Beach. You will be very happy with this rental.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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One word........AMAZING!!!!

  • 5 of 5

What an enjoyable week for the entire family! This home was perfect for us which included three children under the age of 4. The house is perfect; pristine and gorgeous. After a day at the beach, the fire pit gave the adults the time we needed to chill. Jeff and Kim are responsive and hospitable. We are looking forward to next year!!!

Marilyn Drone

  • Review Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Carlsbad, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Last minute special
22 Oct 2017 - 26 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,378
 
 
Last minute special
27 Oct 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£1,378
 
 
Late Fall/Early Winter
2 Nov 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,067
for 3 nights
From
£311
£2,164
 
 
Thanksgiving
18 Nov 2017 - 25 Nov 2017
5 night minimum stay
£2,620
for 5 nights
From
£497
£3,034
 
 
Winter
26 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,067
for 3 nights
From
£311
£2,164
 
 
Winter Break
23 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£3,324
for 7 nights
£3,324
 
 
Winter
7 Jan 2018 - 2 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,067
for 3 nights
From
£311
£2,164
 
 
Spring
3 Mar 2018 - 25 May 2018
6 night minimum stay
£2,247
for 6 nights
From
£352
£2,454
 
 
Early Summer
26 May 2018 - 8 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,626
for 4 nights
From
£373
£2,454
 
 
Peak Summer
9 Jun 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,406
for 7 nights
£3,406
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,253
for 3 nights
From
£373
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £376.4
Cleaning £135.5
Tax Rate 10.0%

CITY OF CARLSBAD VACATION RENTAL PERMIT #VR-1241309*
*PROTECT YOUR PAYMENT - rent only from legally operated vacation rentals. Carlsbad city ordinance effective June 2015

Holidays will be charged at peak rate
$500.00 Security Deposit is refundable at end of rental period, less cost of any damages.
$180.00 non refundable cleaning fee, $200 for more than 8 guests.
The weekly rental rate to include 7 nights payable upon occupancy. A 50% non-refundable deposit of rent is due upon signing

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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