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Charming La Jolla Shores Beach Cottage - Steps to Beach

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Space 2,000 sq ft
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Cottage, 2 Bedrooms + Sunroom, 3 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

JOYCE’S LA JOLLA SEASIDE COTTAGE, PRIVATE SPACIOUS ACROSS THE STREET FROM FAMOUS CAROLINE'S ON THE BEACH!

2 Bedrooms + Sunroom (sleeps 6 + baby crib), 3 Baths. Just steps from Scripps pier and ocean with EXTRA PARKING! IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND! BEST RENTAL IN THE SHORES!

A truly exceptional dreamy classic La Jolla property! GATED, ELEGANT LOCATION, SAFE, QUIET and BONUS EXTRA PARKING!! Where waves lull you to sleep at night, where you wake up and spy the ocean from your bedroom, where you can entertain yourself playing music on the upright grand piano, where your children can explore pathways and waterfalls on the private property, where you are steps from the beach (across the street!), minutes from the famed UCSD, across the street from Scripps Institute of Oceanography and pier with picturesque Cliffside Nature Walk, a short walk to SCRIPPS AQUARIUM, and across the street from a park and the most ELEGANT WEDDING SPOT IN SAN DIEGO! FAMED Torrey Pines Golf Course and the Salk Institute just minutes away. JOYCE'S SEASIDE COTTAGE is your very own home away from home on an exclusive private estate. Come and get away from it all!

FAMOUS CAROLINE’S RESTAURANT IS JUST ACROSS THE STREET AND IS RIGHT ON THE OCEAN! PERFECT FOR BREAKFAST, BRUNCH OR LUNCH!!!

JOYCE'S SEASIDE COTTAGE is well equipped with all the comforts of home and sleeps 6 (plus a baby crib = sleeps 7!) WE EVEN HAVE A STAIRLIFT FOR HANDICAPPED PERSONS! It is dreamy and poetic, safe, quiet and is located amidst rambling gardens with rock waterfalls and a backyard pond, lush native plants, trees and pathways that meander throughout the property. A beautiful gazebo awaits you in the garden that you can enjoy from your very own cozy upstairs private balcony off the sunroom! Ceilings are high and rooms are big. THREE FULL BATHROOMS! Two with showers and one does have a tub for the little ones. Also a crib and high chairs are provided.

This gated private property offers you PREMIER access to the beach with views, and at the same time offers complete privacy for you and your family. Just walk across the street to the beach with your boogie boards and picnic, then walk home and rinse off in the outdoor shower!

2 bedrooms + two bathrooms and an inviting sunroom/library with private balcony are upstairs, (which can be used as a bedroom to sleep 2 on the pullout trundle bed). The deep blue expansive Pacific Ocean, framed by towering palms, can be seen from master bedroom in the front and gorgeous classic La Jolla mountain views can be seen from the side. The master also has a vaulted ceiling and a large and roomy closet with lots of extra bedding and linens. We have also included a baby cot and childproofed the stairway so toddlers are safe.

Downstairs is a great room including kitchen, dining room and living area…a most inviting space to revitalize your spirit and relax with the family after enjoying the beautiful beach across the street! An upright grand piano is ready for your playing enjoyment. All doors open out to patios and gardens which you are welcome to explore and use. There are lots of beach toys, beach towels, boogie boards and beach chairs for your use as well. Also a new high-spec washer and dryer (which is a real plus when travelling with children!) AND there is AIR CON!

The kitchen in JOYCE’S SEASIDE COTTAGE is extremely convenient and we have even installed a water purifier at the sink so you DON’T EVER HAVE TO BUY BOTTLED WATER!!!!!!

Listen to the sound of the waterfall in the East garden as you enjoy your breakfast or relax in garden. The house has two cable TV’s (one in the master bedroom and one in the great room). This is one of two separate homes that sit on 1/2 acre of land which is available for your use. The owners are onsite so this property is very special as it is UBER PRIVATE AND YET QUIET, DREAMY, COZY AND INVITING! It doesn’t get better than this in La Jolla Shores! Super romantic and family friendly at the same time. Lots of light, JOYCE’S SEASIDE COTTAGE is the perfect place to feel you are at your very own HOME AWAY FROM HOME! DIVINE SUNRISES AND SUNSETS ARE AWAITING YOU!

The quaint yet classic La Jolla Shores business district is a relaxed, mixed-use village. It is a nice little walk from JOYCE’S SEASIDE COTTAGE to pick up some picnic items and head to the beach or go kayaking. The small and exclusive village has several fine dining restaurants as well as plenty of casual dining places, shops, and a few galleries. You can take surf lessons and rent surfboards, boogie boards, paddle boards, kayaks and wetsuits from Surf Diva. Kayak, snorkel, and bike tours and rentals are available at San Diego Bike and Kayak. Or just go for a swim and lay in the beautiful warm California sunshine! We are all SMILES HERE!!

!!!***PLEASE CHECK CALENDAR BEFORE INQUIRING. THE CALENDAR IS CURRENT AND IS UPDATED EVERYTIME A RESERVATION IS TAKEN***!!! FOR THE QUICKEST REPONSE TO RATES AND QUESTIONS PLEASE SEND EMAIL. THANK YOU!

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More Details

Property Manager
Brant Westfall
Member since: 2009
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 12, 2018

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation cottage rental in La Jolla Shores, California

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq ft
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 30
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • I will need your home address and cell # for the rental agreement. I will email it to you via DocuSign for electronic signatures.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Master Bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Guest Bedroom
    Sunroom - 2 twin/ single , Trundle bed with two single beds
  • Master Bedroom - One king size bed Guest Bedroom - One Queen size bed Sun Room - One trundle bed with two single beds One crib and high chair.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
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
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

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Charming La Jolla Shores Beach Cottage - Steps to Beach
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5

"My secret garden" beach house.

  • 5 of 5

House was very spacious and warmly decorated. A real California artist style bungalow. Grounds were well cared for and lush with foliage. Much care was taken to insure our needs were met. Everything was immaculate. Joyce, the owner, was very accommodating regarding our schedule and happy to assist with recommendations for restaurants or grocery stores. Decor was bright and fresh.It was lovely. Location near the beach was perfect.

  • Submitted: 22-May-2018
  • Stayed: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely cottage experience

  • 5 of 5

Spacious, comfortable, and within easy walking distance to ocean and beach. Kitchen very well stocked. Owner is readily available and very gracious. Will love to stay here again if travels bring us back to La Jolla.

  • Submitted: 1-May-2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Washington, Utah
5

Perfect family spot....

  • 5 of 5

I will admit I was nervous about this home because the price was great but we were incredibly pleasantly surprised. It was clean, well stocked and in a perfect location. I never met Joyce face to face but phone calls and emails were promptly answered in a very helpful manner. The only hiccup we had was finding where to pull in because it was late at night. If you get to the street light you have gone too far... that is the exit gate. Go back a bit. There were towels for the beach and sand toys and the beach was close enough to walk but we chose to drive and the parking was free and there was plenty of it. It was large enough to fit our family of 7 for the one night my oldest was able to come and it fit the 6 of us very comfortably for the remainder of the time. We plan to go back...

  • Submitted: 25-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Elgin, Iowa
5

Great location and lovely home.

  • 5 of 5

If you're looking for a place near La Jolla, this is a great place in La Jolla Shores near the beach and a short walk to the pleasant community of La Jolla Shores. The home was a great size for our family with the added outdoor features including a sitting area, gazebo, and lawn waterfall/pool. The beds were nice with very soft bedding and the place was clean with an airy kitchen area. Having three bathrooms was nice too!

  • Submitted: 13-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Super roomy and close to the beach.

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed staying at Joyce's cottage and the location. The owner was very nice.

  • Submitted: 9-Mar-2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Colorado Springs
5

Great location and excellent property

  • 5 of 5

A really nice stay in half of a large home just a short walk from the beach. The owners who live in the other half were no problem at all. Parking is rather tight so be careful if you get a large car for your stay. And mind the traffic -- it's always bad in San Diego, but particularly so right next to the UCSD campus where this house is located.

  • Submitted: 9-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
12 Miles
San Diego International Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Miles
Piatti Ristorante
Nearest Golf
3.5 Miles
Torrey Pines Golf Course
Nearest Train
12 Miles
Solana Beach Coaster Station
Nearest Motorway
2.5 Miles
Hwy 5
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Miles
Piatti Ristorante
Nearest Ski
150 Miles
Big Bear Mountain
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
La Jolla Shores
Car: recommended

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation cottage rental in La Jolla Shores, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Early Peak Season
May 26 2018 - Jun 29 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
C$2,637
 
 
Peak Season
Jun 30 2018 - Aug 31 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
C$3,296
 
 
Off Season
Sep 1 2018 - Nov 16 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$297
From
C$428
Fri,Sat
C$1,978
C$6,592
 
 
Thanksgiving Break
Nov 17 2018 - Nov 25 2018
7 night minimum stay
C$2,637
 
 
Off Season
Nov 26 2018 - Dec 21 2018
3 night minimum stay
C$297
From
C$428
Fri,Sat
C$1,978
 
 
Christmas Break
Dec 22 2018 - Jan 5 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
C$2,637
 
 
Off Season
Jan 6 2019 - May 24 2019
3 night minimum stay
C$297
From
C$428
Fri,Sat
C$1,978
C$6,592
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
C$297
From
C$428
Fri,Sat
C$1,978
C$6,592
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$263.68
Damage Deposit C$659.2

Rates and availability are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. Payment made by check does not incur any additional fee.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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