Clean, family-friendly 2-bedroom charmer. Kitchen, living room, private fenced yard, plenty parking. Beautiful gardens are shared. Owner's home is attached, but not connected and private as is the "cottage." Near freeways: (I-5, 76, 78), shopping, restaurants, movie theaters, gyms. Five-minute drive to beach! 10 minutes to Legoland.
We have a very comfortable and quiet rental home with a California King and a Queen bedroom. Each room has a clock radio, dresser, plenty of closet space, extra pillows, and portable fan for each bedroom and one for the living area.
The kitchen is furnished with a refrigerator, stove, oven, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, delicious coffee, teapot with assortment of teas, dishes, pans, utensils, and a lovely garden view!
We have filtered water throughout the home, including the shower! You may drink straight from the tap (unusual for most of Southern California)! There will be a pitcher of cold water in the fridge, and a bowl of fresh fruit on your table! We supply coffee and tea.
There is an air conditioner for the hot and humid days.
We also supply a popcorn popper with popcorn and a NutriBullet for your juicing pleasure!
The living room has cable TV and comfortable seating with two recliners and a sofa.
You will also have a desk and a complimentary "guest" Wi-fi connection.
The bathroom has double sinks with a combination tub and shower…. with plenty of towels, hair dryer, first-aid kit, soap, shampoo, conditioner and a wall magnifying mirror for your convenience.
There is a private fenced yard with patio table and chairs, propane gas barbecue, and extra chaise lounges.
Additional amenities include, an iron and ironing board and sewing kit. There is a towel-drying rack in the closet. You may use our washer and dryer when available. It is located in our home.
We also have brochures about area attractions along with books, games, and puzzles for family fun and leisure time.
We are family friendly, and do not charge the $10 "additional guests" charge for children under the age of 5 years old.
Please take a calming stroll through our acre of gardens and enjoy our hummingbirds and flowers. Or, you may want to want to relax with a glass of wine or coffee on our comfy sofa under the beamed cathedral ceiling of our covered patio with stone fireplace and wifi available. There are two hammocks beneath our beautiful, gigantic magnolia tree.
Interaction with guests
We look forward to meeting you, but will happily give you all the privacy that you desire. We love meeting new people and hearing about their lives and where they come from. We hope that you will want to return to us again and again after your stay!
Other things to note
We are required to comply with Oceanside's city tax requirements. Therefore, 11.5% tax is INCLUDED in our daily rate. T.O.T. (10%) OMTD (1.5%) See the City's website for explanation.
From the Oceanside Pier, you can see pelicans sitting on the railings and dolphins swimming and frolicking in the beautiful Pacific Ocean. Stop for a meal at Ruby's Restaurant at the end of the pier.
The Oceanside Harbor has shopping, restaurants, kayak and boat rentals! The beach at the harbor is beautiful, one of the nicest in San Diego County! That's where LeAnne learned to surf in high school!
Oceanside has two Farmers' Markets, both on Thursday. Both are downtown and lots of fun.
Check out Oceanside's website for events and more info about what Oceanside has to offer!
Nearby Encinitas is the yoga capital of the U.S. There are breathtaking meditation gardens, free to the public, at the Self-Realization Fellowship at Swamis' Beach.
Smoking is allowed outside only, please.
Small events or parties are allowed, if arranged before booking. Please inquire. We do have events at times on our patio.
We are a quiet residence and would prefer no parties or additional overnight guests unless prior arrangements are made.
As most Californians do, we recycle and ask that you join us by being conservative with your water usage.
We are a family-friendly residence; however, we ask that you please do not leave your children unattended as some of the areas could be unsafe, and we do have occasional critters strolling through the property.
We may allow a small dog if it is housebroken and kennel trained. Arrangements need to be made prior to booking, and there be a $25 additional charge.
Smoking is permitted in your own private backyard but not but not in the cottage, please.
** 11.5% TOT and OMTD (Tax required by the City of Oceanside) is included on your daily rate.
Please do ask if you have any questions or special requests!