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Cozy Fireplace! Ocean & Catalina Island Views! Resort Style Pool! -Monarch Vista

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 800 sq. ft.
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 6 nights

Overview

About the property

Condo, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

Spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean & Catalina Island!

Monarch Vista is located in the upscale area of Dana Point known as Monarch Beach nestled in the gate guarded community of Ritz Point. Monarch Vista is recently remodeled with new double paned windows and doors, updated flooring, carpeting, furnishings and stainless steel appliances. This upper unit is on the 3rd floor of a 3 story building - thus the AMAZING views. It's bright and uplifting with vaulted ceilings and refreshing ocean breezes. I'm sorry, there isn't an elevator.

Stroll along a lush landscaped pedestrian only corridor through 'The Links' Golf Course terminating at one of Dana Point's premier beaches… Salt Creek Beach. There are expansive picnic area with picnic benches and shade structures, a seasonal snack bar, and plenty of sand and surf! Nearby are wilderness and regional parks and trails with many biking & walking trails waiting for you to explore.

Within minutes you'll be at the world famous Laguna Beach or at the Dana Point Harbor for sport fishing, scuba/snorkeling, and windsurfing/boat rentals. The Dana Point Harbor is only one of two locations in Orange County where you can catch the Catalina Express for a day trip or overnight adventure to Catalina Island.

Be sure to include a visit to the Orange County Ocean Institute to tour an exact replica of the tall ship 'The Pilgrim' sailed by our founding father, Richard Henry Dana, as noted in his famous novel 'Two Years before the Mast'.

Monarch Vista is located equal distance between LA and San Diego where there are endless opportunities for fun, food and entertainment. In an hour or less in either direction you'll find Disneyland, Knott's Berry Farm, Sea World, Lego Land, The San Diego Zoo, Sea Port Village, and The Gas Lamp district in downtown San Diego.

Or... choose to just stay home and relax in the community pool and spa which are heated all year 'round. A fitness center is available in the community club house for your use at any time. There are yoga classes and massage also available for a small fee.

More Details

Property Manager
Vacation Concierge
Member since: 2007
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
22 September, 2017

About Vacation Concierge

Vacation Concierge proudly represents... Monarch Vista.

Our family of vacation rentals are professionally serviced by Vacation Concierge, Inc., a local hospitality service company. You will be greeted with a lovely welcome basket, an informative guest guidebook along with other personal touches only Vacation Concierge can provide. We are a local service representative available 24 / 7 for any services you may need during your stay.

Vacation Concierge purchased this condo in 2010

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday condo in Monarch Beach in Dana Point

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 3
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 800 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • 1
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • California king in Master Queen size sleeper sofa
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Shared Hot Tub ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Cozy Fireplace! Ocean & Catalina Island Views! Resort Style Pool! -Monarch Vista
average rating of 4.9333334 based on 15 reviews
5

We had the best time!

  • 5 of 5

Perfect! Great location. Beautiful views of the ocean. Clean. Comfortable. Well-equipped. We're coming back!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A Wonderful Trip!

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed staying at this condo. It was our third time staying in ritz point and this condo was by far the best! It is sunny and bright and has amazing views from the porch! I also loved the high table and chairs. I could look at at the ocean all day! The one thing I would love for them to add is Tommy Bahama beach chairs. We took a few trips to the beach and the camping style chair is just not comfortable. Overall, this was a GREAT vacation and we can't wait to come back!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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PALM SPRINGS
5

Great Location

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our stay , very comfortable . Plan to rent next year , also.

Carpets needed cleaning .

  • Review Submitted: Sep 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

Jeff was very prompt and helpful in helping us to finalize the reservation smooth and quickly. Ther area and view of the Condo was beautiful. It is three flrs of stairs up so it was a bit of a struggle getting 5 bags & more upstairs. Wished we could have checked in earlier than 3:30/4:00pm since we got in at 10:50am. But the place was perfect for what we needed and it had pretty much all you needed, a very large washer & dryer, cooler, large refrigerator, beach mat, towels etc. from what other visitors had left for the next guests. We left a brand new boogie board. Near gorgeous beaches & St. Regis. The bed was a nice size but abit lumpy for our taste and the pool area seem to look larger in the pictures than actual but still nice. Wished we could have got the fireplace to work wewould have enjoyed it more& maybe All in all was a wonderful

  • Review Submitted: Oct 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback. Unfortunately, we weren't made aware of your experience with the bed and the fireplace at the time or we would have addressed these issues during your stay. We enjoyed having you as our guests and hope you visit again soon!
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Happy travelers

  • 5 of 5

We are very pleased to have found this choice property. It is quiet, clean, & has an ocean view off of a nicely furnished balcony deck!!! The location is outstanding & is a very safe gated community. Our hosts/property managers are professionals, helpful, & responsive !! We have stayed 3x & already have a return trip planned...a home away from home!!! Thank you!!!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Belmont, ON Can
5

Did we tell you about the view!!

  • 5 of 5

Talk about million dollar views! Sunsets behind Catalina Island from the balcony almost every night. Frequently our 20 minute walk to the beach would last 2-3 hours as we couldn't resist the temptation to explore further and savor the sand, the surf and the ocean views trying to spot whales and dolphins.

we have been spending 2-3 months in Socal for the past five years, renting condos for our stay. Without a doubt the Monarch Vista has been the best of them all. Have no fear, the amenities are as advertised. Very comfortable and well equipped. Did I mention the views!?😀 Vacation Concierge was prompt to address our concerns (only one ). Great stay.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 9, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jan 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Train
4 Miles
Amtrak - San Juan Capistrano
Nearest Motorway
0.25 Miles
Pacific Coast Highway
Nearest Beach
0.5 Miles
Salt Creek Beach & The Strands
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday condo in Monarch Beach, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
USD
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Holiday
18 Nov 2017 - 2 Jan 2018
6 night minimum stay
£1,377
for 6 nights
From
£129
From
£142
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,469
£3,358
 
 
Summer
24 May 2018 - 4 Sep 2018
6 night minimum stay
£1,415
for 6 nights
From
£138
From
£150
Fri,Sat
£1,527
£3,817
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
£1,340
for 6 nights
From
£121
From
£138
Thu,Fri,Sat
£1,394
£2,858
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £125.1
Ref Security Fee Deposit £379.1
Property Damage Protection £59.9
Tax Rate 10.0%

This home is non-smoking… no exceptions
Check in: 4:00 pm / Check out: 10:00 am
No pets are allowed at this rental.

Refundable Security Deposit: All bookings require a non-negotiable refundable security deposit and is required for all stays regardless of the length of stay. Upon checkout a $5 / night utility use fee and a 4% administrative fee based on the rental amount will be deducted and the remaining balance sent back to the guest. If you choose to make a payment for this reservation by any other method OTHER than a credit card there will be 4% costs

Please refer to the rental agreement for more specific information

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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