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Minutes to San Diego's most popular attractions! 4 Bdrm house in jungle setting

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom, 2 bathroom, heart of San Diego in park-like setting, tourist friendy.

Yes, it's that close! If you want to be within minutes to many of San Diego's popular attractions, this private Jungle House is for you! San Diego International Airport, Downtown, Gaslamp quarter, Convention Center (10 minutes), The World Famous San Diego Zoo (5 minutes), Balboa Park (5 minutes), Museums, Coronado Beaches, Old Town San Diego, Sea World, Golf (5 minutes), Disc golf (5 minutes), Restaurants & Brew Houses, Military bases, and so much more! Our 2 story home sits back off the street in a serene, natural park-like setting with towering Eucalyptus and Palm Trees, enveloping you in nature. It's naturally spectacular during the day and becomes even more magical in the evening with glowing Palm Tree lights and other special lighting throughout the yard. Ideal floor plan with 1 bedroom and 1 full bath on main level. The mail level bedroom has a luxury Queen memory foam bed and French doors leading to the back patio. The Living room has a fireplace, huge 65" 4K TV with 200 channels. Open kitchen with breakfast bar and dining room, gas range, microwave, stainless steel refrigerator, SS dishwasher, inside washer/dryer. We provide for you complimentary coffees/teas/hot chocolate/water/condiments/pantry items. The 3 bedrooms upstairs have vaulted ceilings, with 2 rooms having luxury Queen size memory foam beds, and the Master Bedroom having a top of the line King Copper therapy memory foam bed, 4K TV, and a spacious Balcony with spectacular views of overlooking the jungle setting. You'll sleep well with windows open, enjoying the aromatherapy of the canyon. Marble bath/shower(full) with double sinks upstairs. All rooms in the house have beautiful views of the jungle. Grand outdoor patio and yard area with multiple seating areas, tables and umbrellas, lounge chairs, and there's even a outdoor bar with chairs and umbrella. Gas BBQ too! Perfect for morning coffee and al fresco dining and entertaining. The patio is a great spot to stretch and do some Yoga or Tai Chi...we have Yoga mats for your use. There's even an outdoor fire pit with log seats for cozy evening fires surrounded by the Jungle. There's lots of wild birds and squirrels and other wildlife around, so relaxing to sit back and just enjoy. Located in the desirable North Park neighborhood with prime restaurants, bars, nightlife, and shopping. House can sleep up to 8 guests maximum with an extra fee over 6 people. When you visit our home, you will be sleeping in a luxury bed in a private bedroom, not on an air bed or fold out sofa. You're going to love this special house in a fantastic location. We know you'll love staying here! Welcome.


Owner
Patrick McHale and Will Scherneck
Member since: 2016
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, Our friends speak Chinese and Spanish to translate
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 September, 2018

About Patrick McHale and Will Scherneck

We're both born and raised in California and have lived in Northern CA and Southern CA, including West Hollywood, Long Beach, Orange County, Palm Springs, and of course, San Diego.

We are Realtors, so if you're interested in buying or selling in San Diego, Los Angeles, or the Palm Springs area, we can help you. In addition to Real Estate, Patrick also works in the entertainment industry in Hollywood. Taking care of our vacation home certainly keeps us busy, but when we can, we love to travel. One of our favorite places to visit is Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. We own a timeshare right on the beach, amazing, and we rent that out too! You'll see some pics of the area on our walls in the dining room. We love this home and we're very fortunate and grateful we have the ability to share it with you. We're hardworking guys and we do all we can to make sure you, our guests, get to experience the San Diego area we call home.

Patrick McHale and Will Scherneck purchased this house in 1998

Why Patrick McHale and Will Scherneck chose Fairmount Park

This home is in one of the best locations in San Diego. There's nothing else like it. There's just something about the natural canyon setting, the towering Eucalyptus, giant Italian Cypress, and Palm Trees...a true oasis. We're so close to everything, but we feel like we're in our own private park. There's nothing like being within minutes to so much. We also have another home located in San Diego, just south of this home. It's also listed on VRBO, and called the Panoramic Ocean View House #907583.

What makes this house unique

Prime Location. We love the natural, canyon setting and privacy. Instant relaxation and natural aromatherapy from the Eucalyptus trees and microclimate. Relax on one of the patios, BBQ, lounges for sun and also perfect for stargazing. Such a natural and private setting yet so close to most of San Diego's main attractions.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house around the Fairmount Park around the North Park

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Quiet time outside after 10pm. Please help us conserve water and energy with limited laundry and A/C use. BBQ - If you use it, you clean it or pay fee
  • Prefer no shoes in the house. Definitely no shoes on carpet upstairs. Shake and rinse sand outside before laundry.
  • Maximum 8 guests. Heat maximum: 72* A/C minimum: 78* Do not leave on when not in the house and please turn off all lights and lock all doors/windows.
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Main level.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Upstairs. Dual sinks. Separate tub/shower/toilet room.
  • One Main Floor full bath and one upstairs full bath with dual sinks.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Main level. Also has french doors leading to back patio.
    Bedroom 4 - Master - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Upstairs Master Bedroom. Balcony. Canyon views.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Upstairs front bedroom
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed , Upstairs side bedroom
  • Copper top Luxury King size memory foam bed in Master Bedroom, 4K TV, vaulted ceilings, and a large private balcony overlooking the canyon area. Luxury memory foam/gel Queen beds in the other 3 bedrooms. Vaulted ceilings, and jungle views.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antique hunting
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • Miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • Wildlife Viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • 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
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • jet skiing
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • pier fishing
  • Racquetball
  • Rock Climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Seriously, one of the best locations in San Diego! Minutes to almost everything you'll want to see and do during your stay. We think the location is key and so convenient. Northpark is a thriving area full of trendy restaurants and brew pubs, art walks, and so much more. The house is in a residential area yet secluded in it's own little canyon, or Jungle as we like to call it. It's a beautiful space and there's nothing else like it in San Diego. Just ask us if you have any questions.

Reviews

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Minutes to San Diego's most popular attractions! 4 Bdrm house in jungle setting
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 39 reviews
5

Fantastic vacation home absolutely close to everything you want to see in San Diego

  • 5 of 5

Our office team stayed here while attending a course at the convention centre and it was in a perfect location, quick and easy to get there and quickly wanting to return back to enjoy the beautiful gardens, patio and serenity. The house was very clean and had absolutely everything you need and more. We have stayed in many many vacation homes where there is absolutely no amenities, no dish soap or coffee or seasonings. Patrick welcomed us to use what we needed and of course we left our extra beer, fruit, etc. I'm sure this luxury could be abused by some but it was surely appreciated by our crew. We had such a lovely time and still able to visit La Jolla, Seaport Village , Gaslight district and much more due to the close proximity. We would definitely stay here again in the future. The ease and promptness of which the owners reply and keep in touch during your stay makes it easy and accommodating. Overall a fantastic get away and experience. Lucy

  • Review Submitted: 28-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Lucy, We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and we're so appreciative of you taking the time to write a review. When we travel, we appreciate all those little things that make a stay welcoming and convenient, so it's just something we do. To us it's not just a vacation rental, it's our home, so whether you're on business, vacation, or both, enjoy the amenities. Pay it forward. Since we're new to VRBO, we try to anticipate our guests needs, so again, thank you. We'd love for you to stay with us again. (Special thanks for the help with the BBQ!) Patrick and Will
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3

Charming yard and relaxed, comfortable home. Close to all the sights, fun and charm of San Diego.

  • 3 of 5

We stayed here while visiting family in San Diego. It was very convenient to all attractions and the San Diego freeways. The property has a lovely garden oasis for relaxation and gathering together at the end of the day.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Sep-2018
  • Date of Stay: September 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Mt. Sinai, NY
5

Great location, lovely home

  • 5 of 5

I stayed here with my family. The house was big enough for all of us. The beds were very comfortable and the outside was very nice. Our hosts left us beach chairs, towels and a cooler. Made going to the beach easy. It was very well stocked too. The house was centrally located and only took about 10 minutes to get anywhere we wanted to go. They recommended restaurants that we tried and were very good. I would recommend this house to anyone I know. If I come to San Diego again, I'd defiinitely stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Sep-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Charming, well equipped

  • 5 of 5

The home was everything we hoped for and more. Lots of places to relax, close to everything, Well furnished with all the comforts of home. Will was incredibly helpful and available without being intrusive. All in all, a great place for a great vacation

  • Review Submitted: 22-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: August 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Gold Canyon, AZ
4

Nice property!!

  • 4 of 5

Clean and kept up! Fit our needs!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking your time to write a review. Please let us know what we can improve on to get a 5 star review! Patrick and Will
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5

Amazing stay with beautiful surroundings

  • 5 of 5

What an amazing stay we all had in your house. The house was perfect for all 8 of us very clean and comforting. Will greeted us and gave us lots of information of San Diego and places to go. Two of our guest flight was late Will offered to take them to were we were, I will go back and stay here again. Thank you so much for making our stay that much better.

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for taking your time to write this 5 Star review and thanks for mentioning Will for going above and beyond the responsibilities of a typical host. We hope you will come back and visit again. Sincerely, Patrick and Will
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Location

Nearest Airport
6 Miles
San Diego International Airport
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Northpark
Nearest Ferry
6 Miles
Coronado/Downtown
Nearest Golf
3 Miles
Balboa Park
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
805, 5
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Northpark
Nearest Beach
8 Miles
Coronado
Car: recommended

This home is so amazingly close to all of San Diego's main attractions, yet you'll feel like you're in your own personal park when you return home from sightseeing. North Park is a trendy little area known for it's Brew pubs, restaurants, and art. North Park borders beautiful Balboa Park and the world Famous San Diego Zoo! Close proximity to it all. We love our Jungle house and know you will too! Feel free to ask us any questions about the house and the area.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house around the Fairmount Park,

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Nightly Rate
23 Sep 2018 - 26 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£674
for 3 nights
From
£166
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
27 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£736
for 3 nights
From
£187
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
October
1 Oct 2018 - 13 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£861
for 3 nights
From
£228
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Nightly Rate
14 Oct 2018 - 17 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£861
for 3 nights
From
£228
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
October
18 Oct 2018 - 31 Oct 2018
3 night minimum stay
£861
for 3 nights
From
£228
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
November
1 Nov 2018 - 20 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,122
for 4 nights
From
£236
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving
21 Nov 2018 - 25 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
£1,337
for 4 nights
From
£290
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Nov Two
26 Nov 2018 - 30 Nov 2018
3 night minimum stay
£885
for 3 nights
From
£236
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
December
1 Dec 2018 - 20 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£920
for 3 nights
From
£248
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
21 Dec 2018 - 26 Dec 2018
5 night minimum stay
£1,524
for 5 nights
From
£270
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
NYE
27 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,254
for 4 nights
From
£270
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £21 per night, per additional guest
 
Jan. 2019
2 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£861
for 3 nights
From
£228
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
Feb. 2019
1 Feb 2019 - 28 Feb 2019
3 night minimum stay
£861
for 3 nights
From
£228
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
March 2019
1 Mar 2019 - 31 Mar 2019
3 night minimum stay
£920
for 3 nights
From
£248
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
April 2019
1 Apr 2019 - 16 Apr 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,168
for 4 nights
From
£248
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
17 Apr 2019 - 24 Apr 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,524
for 5 nights
From
£270
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
April part 3
25 Apr 2019 - 30 Apr 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,168
for 4 nights
From
£248
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
May 2019
1 May 2019 - 31 May 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,089
for 4 nights
From
£228
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
June 2019
1 Jun 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
6 night minimum stay
£1,918
for 6 nights
From
£290
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
July 1 2019
1 Jul 2019 - 15 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
£2,493
for 7 nights
From
£331
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
Comic Con 2019
16 Jul 2019 - 20 Jul 2019
Changeover Day: Tuesday
5 night minimum stay
£2,457
for 5 nights
From
£456
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
July 2 2019
21 Jul 2019 - 31 Jul 2019
7 night minimum stay
£2,493
for 7 nights
From
£331
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
August 2019
1 Aug 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
6 night minimum stay
£1,918
for 6 nights
From
£290
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
Sept 2019
1 Sep 2019 - 30 Sep 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,254
for 4 nights
From
£270
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
Oct 2019
1 Oct 2019 - 31 Oct 2019
3 night minimum stay
£985
for 3 nights
From
£270
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
Nov 2019
1 Nov 2019 - 24 Nov 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,254
for 4 nights
From
£270
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving 2019
25 Nov 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
5 night minimum stay
£1,831
for 5 nights
From
£331
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £33 per night, per additional guest
 
Dec 2019
1 Dec 2019 - 19 Dec 2019
4 night minimum stay
£1,337
for 4 nights
From
£290
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest
 
Holiday 2019
20 Dec 2019 - 1 Jan 2020
7 night minimum stay
£2,493
for 7 nights
From
£331
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £33 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£985
for 3 nights
From
£270
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add £29 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £131.88
Property Damage Protection £44.46

This is a very quiet neighborhood and noise really travels in the canyon area. 10pm is the cut off for any outdoor sound, so enjoy the serenity. This is not a party house. Please be respectful of our neighbors and their peaceful enjoyment. Definitely no smoking, especially with the open canyon. No special events and no loud parties...no extra guests beyond those approved for stay, and please use your best judgment and know you're responsible for invited guests. House can sleep up to 8 guests in luxury beds (additional nightly fee over 6 guests, max 8). If you use the gas BBQ, you need to clean it. ($50 fee if it's not clean). We want you to enjoy your time here as much as we do. It's a special place. We operate on a personal level, so communication is key. Enjoy, relax, and welcome to San Diego!

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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