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Downtown Victorian Hideaway #5

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Downtown Victorian Hideaway #5

4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
4 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
Sparkling clean4 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

The space

This vacation rental unit is the Guest House to a Multi-Unit Queen Ann Victorian built in the early 1800's known as “The Kennedy House”. This 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom unit has been redesigned with its own unique characteristics and upgraded to the highest standards. The bedroom features a Queen bed with memory foam mattress, large mirrored closet, ceiling fan, air conditioner and LED Smart TV. The living room has high ceilings, high quality carpeting, a quality Queen Size leather sofa bed couch with a memory foam mattress, separate dresser, a ceiling fan and an additional LED Smart TV. Both TV’s come with streaming capability and free Netflix. Wifi is also provided. The kitchen is beautifully designed with granite counters, lots of cabinet space and is fully equipped with everything needed to cook perfect meals. A dining table and chairs are provided in the unit, or perhaps you might choose to dine in the lighted gazebo under the stars located in the common area. The bathroom is brand new, completely upgraded and comes equipped with Shampoo, Conditioner, Body Wash and all the high end towels you will need. There pull down stairs with access to a large storage area above the living area that is perfect for storing luggage. It is also the place where the ironing board, beach chairs, high chair and boogie board can be found. Access to the unit is via electronic key pad, so no keys are required. There is a fire pit, firewood and a BBQ located outside as well as a laundry room with soap, dyer softeners and quarters provided. The property consists of 3 buildings, the main building, the guest house and a building that was formerly used as a horse barn. Built on the slope above today's current downtown formerly known to residents as “New Town”, this property is designated historic and is surrounded by historic buildings of the period.

Front Porch Table and Chairs
Lighted Gazebo with Large Table and Chairs
Barbecue Front
Fire Pit
Laundry Facility

Our guests are kept informed from the moment a reservation request is made until the end of their stay with us. We are always available to answer questions or provide insights into events and activities in San Diego and the surrounding areas.

The proximity of this property to all of the best that San Diego has to offer is very compelling. It's location in a historic district above downtown offers easy access to the energy of the city, beaches, airport, Balboa Park, the Zoo, Sea World, Coronado Island, the Convention Center and 3 major freeways while offering privacy and easy parking.

Bus transit stops are located in and out of downtown within a half block of property on both sides of Market St. A trolley station located downtown is walking distance from the property. Access to 3 major freeways are within 1 minute driving distance from the property.


Wireless Internet
Cable TV
Air Conditioning

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed

House Rules

No smoking
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)


36 Reviews

Dan User Profile
September 2015
A fantastic apartment in a great location, near in downtown San Diego. The host communciated very quickly and there were no issues at all. I loved the apartment and San Diego too ... will definitely be back!
Zyad User Profile
July 2018
Great place and great value
Steven User Profile
June 2018
Very thoughtful and accommodating space (coffee, tea, water battles in refridgerator), a nice surprise. John was also very good with communication.
Bushra User Profile
May 2018
This is a great little place close to gas lamp. It was very clean and everything you could need was included. It was priced extremely reasonably compared to other places in San Diego. Ample parking out front if you are driving. John is very quick to respond, he’s friendly, he che…
Adel User Profile
April 2018
We had an amazing time In San Diego! This AirBnB is literally in the best spot in the whole City. We were blown away day after day when we found out it was literally a 10-15 minute drive to everything that we wanted to do. The Zoo, Sea World, Padres Baseball game, Science Center…
Melissa User Profile
February 2018
Great, clean place. Short Uber ride to most popular spots.
Kenneth User Profile
January 2018

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San Diego, California, United StatesJoined in June 2013
John User Profile
609 Reviews
For the last 25 years I have been involved in virtually every aspect of the real estate business and have spent years lovingly restoring this building which long ago became a labor of love. I have a beautiful wife and 3 wonderful young sons who love to visit the property and clim…
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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