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Cardiff near San Elijo Beach~walk to everything - includes bikes , some pets OK!

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 74 m²
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedroom & 1 bath, sleeps 4, can walk to food & beach, rec. gear provided!

Completely renovated, well organized and beautifully decorated Cardiff Beach bungalow right near the heart of town in the walking district, no detail overlooked! Professional and extensive cleaning and linen service after every single stay, you will think its new each time you come to stay. 2 minute walk into town and only 5 minutes to the beach on foot, also includes use of beach cruisers, boogie boards, surfboards, beach chairs, beach towels & umbrella.

Please see my other listing VRBO #641606 for more reviews or if you have a large group and would like to have both bungalows for your stay. They are almost identical.

We made sure to fully outfit our vacation home with everything you’ll need to have a comfortable and enjoyable stay including Air Conditioning! Enjoy our fully equipped kitchen, upgraded bathroom, and designer furnishings. We have HD TVs in both the living room and master bedroom (high speed internet & full cable package, including HBO, Cinemax and Showtime), as well as Apple TV with hundreds of movies, and iHome clocks/speakers all throughout for your own personal enjoyment. And don’t forget to soak up the sun out on the large private patio w/ BBQ grill, the outdoor dining area with gas fire-pit, or on the upper lookout deck with incredible sunset views! To see more about the bungalow and the surrounding area, please select the video icon from the main photo page in the upper left corner.

Use of the provided yoga mats, beach cruisers, boogie boards, surfboards, beach chairs, beach towels, and umbrellas is highly encouraged! Whether you’re planning a romantic getaway for two, a family vacation by the sea, or a quiet retreat with friends, this charming setting is absolutely perfect and comes with all you need for total enjoyment and relaxation.

The bungalow is located on a quiet street, and is only a short stroll from the heart of Cardiff’s many restaurants, cafes, boutiques, yoga studio, salons, library, post office, wine bars, and local favorite — the “Seaside Market” grocery store, plus great surfing and beautiful beaches!

Just a short distance up the street, you can catch the coaster to explore downtown San Diego for a day. And just a short drive away, you can hike the bluffs overlooking the ocean at nearby Torrey Pines Reserve, catch the thrill of the world-renowned Del Mar Racetracks, snorkel in the gorgeous La Jolla Cove, or take in a Padres game after a long day at the beach.

Sleeps up to 4 with 1 king size bed and 2 twin beds.

Fully stocked kitchen.

Off-street parking in front of unit.

Email owner for a quick response. Please note - calendar is up to date and accurate, credit cards accepted.

More Details

Owner
Keith Clarke
Member since: 2014
Speaks english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2018

About Keith Clarke

We took extra care in transforming the bungalow into the perfect vacation getaway! We love to travel and have used our experiences to perfectly outfit this bungalow with everything we believe to be essential for a fun relaxing vacation.

Keith Clarke purchased this bungalow in 2014

Why Keith Clarke chose Cardiff

We bought this property because we love the charm of Cardiff-by-the-Sea. It’s a true gem in San Diego and is just a few minutes walk to the market, restaurants, coffee shops, and the beach!

What makes this bungalow unique

All the recreational gear is provided: yoga mats, beach cruisers, boogie boards, surf boards, beach chairs, beach towels and umbrellas. No need to pack heavy for this trip, we’ve got you covered!

Amenities

Accommodation and Amenities for this vacation bungalow rental in Cardiff, California

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 74 m²
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , Brand new top-of-the-line toilet and faucets, luxury towels
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Master - 1 king , Complete with high quality linens and HD TV
    Guest - 2 twin/ single , Complete with high quality linens
Entertainment:
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 2 bicycles
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Cardiff near San Elijo Beach~walk to everything - includes bikes , some pets OK!
average rating of 4.9375 based on 48 reviews
5

Charming, very comfortable property, awesome landlord, great location!

  • 5 of 5

We really loved this place! Keith was very helpful and attentive to our needs and stay. The house was well-equipped and our stay was so relaxing.

We can't wait to return for a visit!

  • Submitted: 17-Jan-2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Amazing little home with all you need!

  • 5 of 5

Keith and Stacy have this down to a science! Booking was easy, arrival and getting into the house was a breeze!

This house is amazing! The beds are so comfortable, huge kitchen, washer and dryer, the appletv feature was really great and all the foliage around the house made it feel really private. We will definitely be back. Cardiff by the sea is such a perfect little spot for a family, 4 playgrounds, beaches and all the shops you need are within a 15 minute walk! We used the bikes every day to get groceries/go to the beach, we even signed up for yoga! It was such a great place, can't say that enough. Thanks again to Keith and Stacy for making our vacation so memorable.

  • Submitted: 21-Dec-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Cute place, perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time in Keith's beachside cottage in a quiet and peaceful neighborhood. It was a quick walk to the beach, yoga, restaurants, and coffee shops. Cottage is perfectly furnished and comfy. It felt like my home away from home.

  • Submitted: 30-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Best Vacation Rental we've stayed at!

  • 5 of 5

This property was very comfortable and had everything we needed and more for us, a couple and our small dog. The location was so convenient, with lots of good shops and restaurants in short walking distance, and quick drive to some of the most beautiful beaches in the area.

Our short legged, old dog had easy time going in and out the house, thanks to 3 different doors, straight to the yard without any steps. The owner brought us a foldable fence to place at the entrance of the property so the yard was completely closed in for the dog. He LOVED this place too!

Every home electronics and such functioned well. The owners really put effort into making the house comfortable for their guests, and it really shows.

We would love to stay there again. Thank you so much!

  • Submitted: 18-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic Home! Super organized!

  • 5 of 5

I have never been to this area of Southern California, great little town and great restaurants and markets all within walking distance. Loved this home, it was so clean and well organized and Keith really keeps it stocked with everything you could need. I did bring my dog with me, loved that I could find a place that allowed dogs. He loved his walks on the beach and we hit a few dog parks in the area and of course Dog Beach in Del Mar is a very short drive away. Never had a problem with parking at the beach, it is walkable/bikable but with kids and dogs it was easier for me to load up the car and drive. The owner was very responsive and thought of everything you could need! I highly recommend renting this home.

  • Submitted: 11-Nov-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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LOVE THIS BUNGALOW!

  • 5 of 5

This was our 2nd time staying in Keith and Stacy's bungalow in Cardiff by the Sea and it was fantastic! The bungalow is stocked with everything you need to make it feel like home! It's walking distance to Starbucks grocery and the beautiful beach! Thank you Keith & Stacy! We look forward to staying at your bungalow in the near future.

  • Submitted: 27-Oct-2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
San Diego Airport
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Torrey Pines
Nearest Train
2 Miles
Encinitas Station
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
I-5
Nearest Beach
0.2 Miles
San Elijo State Beach
Car: not necessary

Located a quick 2 minute walk to the heart of Cardiff, everything is there for your vacation, restaurants, bars, shopping and just a few minutes further away are the local beaches.

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this vacation bungalow rental in Cardiff, California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Spring Break 2018
Mar 10 2018 - Apr 28 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$314
C$1,822
 
 
Early Summer 2018
May 26 2018 - Jun 15 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$346
C$1,885
 
 
Summer 2018
Jun 16 2018 - Sep 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
C$440
C$2,482
C$8,798
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
C$283
C$1,571
C$5,656
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee C$245.08
Pet Fee C$62.84

Monthly rates will not require local tax of 10%, all pets require an extra $50 fee per pet

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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