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Great Getaway 1/2 Block From Beach

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,000 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 6 nights


About the property

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, 6 Sleeps

Great vacation getaway one half block from Carlsbad Beach and a short walk to Carlsbad Village shops, restaurants and brewery/winery. Easy access to north, south and east freeways. This lightly used owner's unit sleeps 6, is decorated beautifully and has your own 1000 sq ft oceanview deck with firepit, barbeque and tiki bar. This second floor unit is located in a well-maintained 4 unit building and has onsite laundry, single car garage and offstreet parking. The unit has newly installed air conditioning to take the sweat off those hot and humid summer days. This property is located a half block from the Tamarack Beach Resort. A minimum 4 night stay is required to reduce the turnover of the unit.

Dennis and Jean Bauern
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 28, 2018

About Dennis and Jean Bauern

Our home is close so we are available if anything is needed

Why Dennis and Jean Bauern chose Carlsbad

It is an excellent location for beach and Village access

What makes this apartment unique

20' by 50' oceanview deck

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful time in the San Diego area. Loved the condo and the beach.

New York and Ohio
Mar 2010
  • 1 of 5


Carlsbad Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 2
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • coin laundry
  • festivals
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
In addition to the large deck, firepit and tiki bar, this two bedroom, two full bath unit includes granite countertops, a fireplace, flatscreen TV and internet access. Also included is an onsite laundry, storage, a small single car garage and offstreet parking for a second vehicle.


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Great Getaway 1/2 Block From Beach
average rating of 4.821429 based on 33 reviews

Homey surroundings great deck perfect location and a great owner.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our two week stay. This units location is perfect for walking to the beach and restaurants in town. When in Carlsbad you want to live outside as much as possible. The spacious deck and ocean view provide a comfortable out door experience. We had a small concern with the unit upon arrival that was immediately addressed by

the owner.

We hope to return next year.

  • Submitted: Mar 20, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great property

  • 4 of 5

Great location. Great beach. It has everything the ad said it did. There is construction next door but we knew about that prior and wasn't too much of a problem. Everything is a little dated but was fine for a week. All in all our family enjoyed it.

  • Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Awesome view!

  • 4 of 5

The view on the balcony is amazing! We spent every night out there listening to the ocean waves. Our stay was wonderful at Dennis' home. He answered all my questions and even brought over a crockpot for us to borrow. That made our trip! The kitchen has odds and ends but enough for us to make dinners and breakfast each day. We had enough beach towels and other linens and the beds were very comfortable. The beach items are loved but they worked for our stay. My suggestion is to get a wagon from Costco as it makes traveling the short distance to the beach even easier. We definitely recommend this place and look forward to returning. Oh, and since there is still construction going on next door it didn't bother us much at all. The loud work didn't start until about 8 but we were already up and about. It also wasn't very loud inside anyhow.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Great house in close proximity to the beach

  • 5 of 5

We just finished our stay and had a blast. We are a family with 3 kids, ages 8,7,and 2. The place had everything we needed including games and cards for kids. Kitchen was well stocked and we cooked most of our meals there, grilling on the patio. In the early morning, one can hear the waves from the deck.

There is construction going on next door, but we didn't find it to be a problem at all. Our kids are early risers, so we were up long before the noise started each day and out of the house during the day most days. Our two year old had no problem napping through what noise their was.

There is not a washer/dryer in this unit like in most other vacation rentals we have stayed at. There is a coin one available downstairs. This wasn't a problem for us, just something different from most other places we have stayed.

Overall, we had a great stay and want to book another trip to come with friends and no kids. The place has a great set-up for that and I can just imagine the fun we can have on the deck. Thanks Dennis and Jean for a great stay and the wine you left!!!

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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The perfect spot in Carlsbad!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at Dennis and Jean's place by the beach! The home was warm and inviting just like the hosts! Half a block to the beach, and walking distance to everything Carlsbad has to offer. the best part was the second floor patio overlooking the ocean! We spent many mornings watching the dolphins play just off the coast and the sunsets were pretty awesome too! Dennis was always quick to answer any questions we had. It really felt like home! Thanks for an amazing vacation! We hope to come back again!

  • Submitted: Apr 11, 2017
  • Stayed: April 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Great stay as usual

  • 5 of 5

This is our 2nd year in a row staying here. Dennis was great communicating with us and the house was amazing. We spent a lot of time on the huge deck with great views of the ocean. You won't find a better rental with a view in this area. We will be back next year!

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Other Activities:

Top Thing to do in City:

* Go to the beach.

* Dine in the Carlsbad Village.

* Golf.

* Visit Legoland.

* Visit the flower fields.

Top Thing to do in Budget:

* All beach activities.

* Stoll on the beach & walkway.

* Bike riding.

* Relax on the large deck.

* Jog on the beach.

Top Thing to do in Family:

* Go to the beach.

* Barbeque on the deck.

* Visit Sea World.

* Visit Wild Animal Park.

* Visit Old Town.

Carlsbad is strategically located near Interstate 5 and Highway 78 to access north, south and east locations throughout Orange, San Diego and Riverside Counties. All activities and attractions are available.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500

Nightly Rate: $175 - $325
Weekly Rate: $1000 - $2000
Monthly Rate: $3500 - $7000

* Off Season: $1100 weekly or $175/night
* June thru August: $1600 weekly or $275/night
* Holiday Weeks: $2000 weekly or $325/night
* Cleaning Fee: $100
* Security Deposit: $500 - refundable

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.