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This modern three-bedroom, three-bathroom home is just feet from the beach and has everything you need to enjoy the beach! Get a professional picture shoot at the Pier to capture your vacation memories!

With 1,000 Mbps Gigablast WiFi, you can work or play. Keypad entry and private parking with a gate. Enjoy your favorite beverage on the terrace while enjoying a beautiful sunset, or prepare your favorite foods in the fully equipped kitchen.

Stroll down the Pier, watch the surfers, and go to fantastic restaurants, pubs, and craft brewers, all within walking distance!

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During the global financial crisis, this house is being carefully cleaned. Every doorknob has been cleaned clean. Every dish is washed in the dishwasher, and all of the linens are bleached.

The property offers two separate bedrooms, one of which has a queen bed, a TV, and a complete bath (shower, toilet, sink). The downstairs bedroom contains a full-size fold-down sofa bed, a television, and a complete bath. In a semi-private sleeping loft with another queen bed, there is another queen bed. A ladder leads to a space above the communal area.

The three-story home's rooftop deck offers panoramic views and is furnished with a table, chairs, loungers, and a BBQ.

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This is the perfect seaside residence. Relax, entertain, and watch the sunset from one of three spectacular west-facing decks. Sail Bay offers nearly 3,000 square feet of luxury, as well as white sand beaches, a boardwalk, and proximity to the ocean, shopping, and restaurants. This tranquil residential enclave is conveniently located near all of the action. If you and your family are looking for comfort, space, and breathtaking views, this magnificent luxury home will make you feel like you're living "on the Riviera."

This 3,000 square foot, two-story home with four bedrooms and two bathrooms overlooks Mission Bay's gorgeous Sail Bay. A double bed beds two people in this room. A double bed beds two people in this room. You'll enter the formal living room after passing the bedroom and half bath. The living area is spacious and airy, with stunning views of the bay from the sliding glass doors leading to one of two balconies. In this room, there is also a wood-burning fireplace. The kitchen is spacious and well-equipped with everything you'll need to prepare meals. A side-by-side refrigerator, a gas double oven, a gas cooktop, and a dishwasher are all included. On the rear of the sink, there is a counter with barstools where you can sit.

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This ocean front home is located in the popular beach community of La Jolla Shores. This La Jolla Shores beach house is a vacation property you'll want to frequent because of its fantastic beachfront position, spectacular views of the waves, broad sandy beach, and breathtaking sunsets.

With 4 bedrooms, 3 full baths, chef's kitchen with views, enormous great room with ocean views, fireplace, outdoor kitchen with built-in BBQ, pool, and 3 expansive outside decks, this home offers approximately 3,000 square feet of living space.

This fully furnished 4 bedroom, 3 bath property is located immediately across from Kellogg Park and is only a 3-block walk to restaurants, stores, the La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, and much more. There are various fine dining restaurants, as well as stores and galleries, in the village.

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This three-bedroom, three-bathroom condo is well decorated with a perfect blend of modern design and comfortable living. Enjoy a fully equipped kitchen, high-speed internet, three flat-screen SMART TVs (each with all the latest apps such as Pandora, Netflix, and Kodi), and a spacious living room with floor-to-ceiling doors that open up to a fully furnished patio overlooking the Pacific, where you can watch local surfers ride the waves.

One Master Suite, on the third floor, has floor-to-ceiling windows that overlook the ocean. A huge flat-screen Smart TV installed on the wall and a strong WiFi signal are available in the room. The spacious en-suite bathroom features two vanities, a separate shower and commode, and plenty of closet space. Bedroom Two, which is located on the third floor, is a large Master Suite that is extremely peaceful. The third bedroom is on the second level, just a few steps from the front door and a shared bathroom.

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From the private deck of this apartment at the foot of the Imperial Beach pier with a fantastic view of the ocean, watch the sun set over the water.

The apartment's décor is beachy, with a blue palette and high-end furnishings. Because there are many permanent residents in the complex, this is not a party house, and we adhere to the HOA restrictions by only entertaining a maximum of 8 guests. Please note that the entire complex, including the outdoor patio and common areas, is non-smoking, and the HOA does not allow dogs.

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New modern Ocean Beach property with excellent panoramic views of the ocean, bay, and city from the rooftop deck. You'll be one street from the beach, and restaurants, bars, and shopping are all within walking distance. Large windows, lofty ceilings, modern furnishings, high-quality bedding, and a fully equipped kitchen are among the amenities. It is well-maintained, thoroughly cleaned, and easily accessible for check-in.

The house is bright, modern, clean, and tastefully equipped and furnished on the inside. It includes two queen bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, a communal area with a fully equipped kitchen and half bathroom, and a semi-private sleepingloft with another queen bed.

The residence has a spacious 600 sq ft rooftop terrace with wonderful ocean views, table and chairs, loungers, and a BBQ, in addition to three tiny balconies. You won't find anything like it in the neighborhood – dine, listen to the waves crash, or watch a spectacular West Coast sunset from the privacy of your own private spot.

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Stay in our newly constructed, tastefully decorated vacation home directly on the Boardwalk. Flat-screen TVs, WiFi, a BBQ, dishwasher, washer/dryer, and parking are all included in the rental. The windows open to a large patio in the style of a cabana.

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This beachfront home is located in La Jolla Shores, a highly sought after beach community. This La Jolla Shores beach house is a holiday home you'll want to visit and never leave, thanks to its fantastic beach front location, beautiful views of the waves, broad sandy beach, and breathtaking sunsets.

With 2,800 square feet of living space, 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, a chefs kitchen, big great room, fireplace, BBQ, and an open roof-top terrace for dining or watching the sunset, this home has it all.

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This newly remodeled one bedroom apartment on the 10th floor of the lovely Capri by the Sea in Pacific Beach features incredible views through its floor to ceiling windows. Beach toys, big screen TV, Cable, WiFi, one parking spot in secured area with opportunity for additional The beach is only a few steps away, and there are numerous restaurants and pubs within a short distance. A resort-style complex with a 360-degree view roof deck, gas grills, a private pool and spa, a hot water beach shower, and 24-hour security is available.

Ideal for a romantic break, a family vacation, or a small group of friends. Located in Pacific Beach's only seaside high rise. Linens, towels, beach towels, beach chairs, umbrellas, sand toys, noodles, boogie boards, surfboards, and a wagon are all available.

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When you open your own door to paradise, you will be greeted with panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean, Silver Strand, and southern vistas of the SD Harbor. This excellent residence for those with sophisticated taste features 2 Master-suite bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, and is a gleaming new, nicely finished spit floor plan.

The open-concept kitchen features state-of-the-art stainless-steel equipment, gorgeous marble worktops, and a welcoming wine refrigerator. Each of the refurbished master bedrooms has a separate walk-in closet and offers seaside views.

The floor-to-ceiling windows open completely for genuine indoor/outdoor living, and the bar is right next to the glass balcony railing, making it the ideal spot for an afternoon treat.

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Surf's Up and Turf's Down Mission Beach is a two-bedroom, two-bathroom oceanfront condo with breathtaking views of the ocean from the oceanfront terrace and the unit's interior. Beautifully decorated and with a wide outside parking spot. It can accommodate up to six people.

This property, which is spacious and beautifully equipped, is on the second level of a secure and quiet condo complex with one designated parking place that might suit a large SUV. Surf and Turf Mission Beach features three flat-screen televisions, a washer and dryer, two bathrooms, two queen beds, and a queen-sized couch sleeper in the living area. The kitchen is modern and updated, with stainless steel appliances and all of the conveniences you'd expect from an oceanfront holiday rental.

Because it is positioned right on Ocean Front Walk in Mission Beach, the living and dining areas provide unimpeded views of the Pacific Ocean. Nothing stands between you and the beach... Unless you count the 30 seconds it takes to go out the front door. You can watch the waves, see for dolphins playing in the early surf, enjoy the sunset each evening, and people watch from your own private patio in this sought location.

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Your breath will be taken away by the scenery! Beautiful Ocean & Beach FRONT condo that has recently been refurbished. Panoramic 180-degree views of the ocean, beach, and white water! In the heart of Solana Beach, in a quiet, gated, tiny development!

Newly remodeled in 2020 and 2021, with all new furnishings and design. Almost everything is brand new! New heating and air conditioning, electricity, appliances, lighting, fireplace, dcor, built-ins, fans, crown molding, appliances, bedding, granite counters, kitchen waterfall quartz, granite and tile, and paint

Our unit has the best of all worlds: it's on the first floor, one story, and has no steps, but it also boasts views of the second and third stories! Our upstairs neighbors are only here on occasion as well! White water views may be enjoyed from the Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, and Master Bedroom! 2 remodeled full baths, new crown molding, built-in bookcases, and décor! We have plush furniture, including a huge power reclining couch with four reclining seats and a built-in phone charger. All of the bedding, dining furniture, and bedroom furniture is high-end but stain-resistant and easy to clean. The newest high-end luxury vinyl is waterproof and suitable for use with children. Both bedrooms have newer carpet for added warmth and quiet.

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Welcome to our Pacific Beach property, which is only steps away from Sail Bay's white sand beaches. These beaches and "boardwalks" stretch around the Pacific's moderate waters for miles of sun and moonlight pleasure. This beach condo features a private patio with views of the park and beach, as well as private parking in a gated garage and access to the elevator.

Our two-story, two-bedroom, two-bathroom condo features plush linen, high-end mattresses, high-speed wireless internet, air conditioning, and all the amenities you'll need for a relaxing and enjoyable visit.

A beach-themed living area with cozy seats, a work space/desk with super fast WIFI, and a couch sleeper for up to 1 adult or 2 children can be found on the first level. The kitchen, dining room, and a separate bedroom/bathroom section on the second story can be closed off for greater privacy.

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Welcome to your beautiful OCEAN FRONT penthouse condo on Mission Beach's boardwalk. Enjoy the sun, romantic walks, water sports in the bay, or play in the ocean. Enjoy the spectacular sunsets while relaxing on the own deck with panoramic views of the ocean and beaches. Stores, family-friendly restaurants, gourmet dining, bars, and nightlife are all within walking distance of the condo.

The condo was completely redone inside a year ago, with high-end appliances, quartz countertops, and an open floor design that feels fresh, bright, elegant, and modern.

The master bedroom includes a Queen bed, and the second bedroom has a Queen bed as well as a Futon, which may be utilized to sleep a fifth person but is not as comfy as the beds. I wouldn't advocate sharing the unit with five adults because the futon isn't very long and was designed for a toddler. The furniture is entirely fresh and contemporary. The condo has a coastal flavor to it. To wash your feet, there is an outdoor shower next to the garage.

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This oceanfront condo in Solana Beach lets you wake up to the sound of the waves. Relax in the colorful, beachy décor of Sea + Sol, which features high ceilings and unrestricted ocean views from the master bedroom and living room. The kitchen has everything you need for a home cooked meal, plus there's a grill on the front patio.

From the wide balcony on the top level, enjoy privacy and spectacular views of the Pacific. And, when you're ready to hit the sand, the beach stairs is just steps away from the front door! Sea + Sol is an oceanfront condo with two bedrooms and two bathrooms in the Solana Beach & Tennis Club in lovely Solana Beach, California.

Guests receive exclusive use of the whole two-bedroom condo, as well as two dedicated covered parking spaces. A pool, two hot tubs, four tennis courts, the beach, and a parking garage are all available to residents of the condo complex.

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The Pacific Ocean and Solana Beach are just steps away from this first-floor property with direct ocean views. Relax and watch dolphins and whales from an outside grill and Adirondack chairs. Free WI-FI, 2 flat screen TVs with cable TV, luxurious bedding in the master bedroom, plus a queen sleeper sofa and a twin sleeper sofa in the living room are all included in this luxury rental. The best of resort living!

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Unobstructed Ocean Front Views! Living on the Beach at its Finest! The Breathtaking Views will stay with you for a Lifetime from the moment you enter into this 9th floor condo! A complete high-end remodel with furniture and several amenities. In Pacific Beach, San Diego, just north of Crystal Pier. The area's best view and location.

The condo turned out fantastically! All new appliances and furniture were installed as part of the refurbishment. The entire building's new glass railing installation is nearly complete. They're putting the finishing touches on it! This not only improves the building's outside appeal, but it also enhances the unit's beach and ocean views while also bringing the balcony's existing level of code and safety in line with industry requirements.

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Oceanfront, 8th Floor, Spectacular. As you open the floor-to-ceiling glass door, you can hear the waves. At the foot of your building, you'll find the Boardwalk and a Beautiful Safe Swimming Beach. Get up and take a stroll along the Boardwalk. Join the surfers for an easy ride around the Ocean and Mission Bay on our beach cruiser bikes and wet suits.

Have some fun with the bidet. Under red lighting, wood panel cabinets, and travertine floors, unwind in the hot tub, our leather massage chair, and melt into bed. Security is provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and you have reserved underground parking. You'll find everything you require right here.

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This beautiful condo is in the middle of everything OB has to offer, making it an ideal location for families, couples, singles, surfers, boaters, adventurers... individuals who lead active lives or simply want to rest on the beach.

This beach-themed condo features a full kitchen, towels for bathing and sunbathing, fans to circulate the cool breezes, a queen size bed in the bedroom, and a queen size sofa bed for guests or the kids. It's on the first floor, so there's no need to take the stairs. There is a flat-screen television and free wireless internet access.

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This property is private and gated, away from the crowds and public common areas, allowing you to feel comfortable and secure while enjoying the view of the Pacific. Guests who go to bed and get up early are ideal.

The top level features a kitchen with all modern facilities (cooking amenities included), a sofabed (that converts to both a Queen and a Twin sleeper), a half bath, and a deck with a small BBQ and fire pit eating table overlooking the ocean.

There are Queen Bedrooms with en suite full baths, King Bedrooms with adjacent full baths, and a Stacking Washer/Dryer in the hallway closet on the ground floor.

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In this refurbished 2bd/2ba beach-level condo in the magnificent "Sand Castle" house — featured in San Diego Magazine! — enjoy epic sunrises and sunsets directly on Mission Bay sand! Everything you'll need for a wonderful beach trip is right here!

In the living area, there is a flat screen TV near to the gas fireplace for those chilly evenings. All three patios have new sliding glass doors, and there's a secure two-car garage (!!!) with full-size washing and dryer for your exclusive use.

The new open kitchen features all stainless steel appliances, including a refrigerator with ice maker, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, trash compactor, and a full range of kitchen amenities to meet all of your eating needs – all with panoramic views of the patios and bay from every aspect.

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Budget Vacation Rentals Near San Diego

Wave Crest Resort offers a 600 square foot 1 bedroom condo. The grounds are well-kept, and there is a pool with a view of the Pacific Ocean.

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This one-of-a-kind place comes alive at all hours of the day and night! Every room has floor to ceiling windows with breathtaking views! From the comfort of your living room, watch the surfers at world-famous Windansea Beach, stroll down the beach, and walk into town to sample the greatest restaurants and shopping La Jolla has to offer.

Everything is completely new and ready for you in every room! Everything has been planned to make your stay as comfortable as possible. This huge 2 bedroom condo, which is light and bright, will far exceed any of your vacation fantasies!

In the living area, there is a queen-size couch bed. The linen closet is where you'll find the bedding. Microwave, dishwasher, full-size refrigerator, blender, toaster, coffee maker, brand new pots and pans, kitchen utensils, and table sets for 6 people are all included in the kitchen.

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Only a few steps from the sand and the waves of the ocean! Small condo in the heart of OB, right on the dog beach! One bedroom condo with a front yard that has a lovely fire pit/grill to enjoy the evening! Many restaurants and the pier in Ocean Beach, which has many stores, are within walking distance. Only dogs are permitted; please enter your pet's name in the guest count:) and notify us. Animals should never be left alone. We don't have air conditioning, but we do have a beautiful seaside wind and cooling floor fans!

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The huge ocean view terrace on Pacific Ocean Breeze Court, just feet from the beach, entices you into this home, resulting in a cascade of smiles as you realize you've just landed in possibly the greatest property in the neighborhood. This calm location has been constructed with your privacy and comfort in mind, with seaside breezes and natural lighting throughout.

The Pacific Breeze Pacific Ocean Breeze Court, newly rebuilt with all new interiors and fixtures, shines out like a crown jewel among the crowd. Like so many others, you will be compelled to come season after season because it is clean, peaceful, and cozy. We place a premium on making your stay both pleasant and memorable. Our goal is to provide excellent service.

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1 block from Mission Bay, Belmont Park, restaurants, rentals, and beach activities.

1 bedroom with a Queen size bed, 1 bathroom, comfy living area seating, fully stocked kitchen with stainless steel equipment and everything else you'd need to cook a gourmet dinner + Separate dining space with ample seats In the living/dining area, we have a window air conditioner, and in the bedroom, we have a fan.

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House with a balcony and a fireplace in the living room. The Pacific Ocean, Mission Bay, and the Catamaran Spa are all just 50 feet away. Pacific Beach is a short walk away, featuring a variety of eateries and shopping. With towering ceilings and an attached bathroom, the master bedroom is a dream come true. There's an inside fireplace and a fully outfitted kitchen with a grill, as well as a dining room and a balcony.

The kitchen, dining area, living room, and bathroom are all located on the main floor. Full-size fridge/freezer with icemaker, stovetop/oven, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, immersion blender, and crockpot are all included in the kitchen. Two balconies, one outside the kitchen with a gas grill and the other outside the living room with seating, are also located on the main level. A dining table, a huge sectional, and a gas fireplace can be found in the living area. Smart TV with Amazon Prime and HDMI/USBC ports for connecting your laptop.

A master bedroom on the top floor has a desk with a monitor, keyboard, and mouse. The adjoining master bathroom features a spacious bathtub, shower, hairdryer, and ironing board/iron.

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