MASTER BEDROOM & BATHROOM FEATURES: The Master Bedroom, located on the Second Floor of the home, features a King sized bed, fitted with luxury linens and pillows, and matching nightstands with lamps and an alarm clock. This room also features a long Floor-to-Ceiling window, a sitting chair, and a small vanity. Just outside of the door are large closets and access to the Bathroom, which features a Full Mirrored Vanity with sink and a Shower and Tub. Luxury linens and pillows for each bed GUEST BEDROOM: The Second Bedroom is located in the Loft, just steps down from the Master Bedroom, and offers a top of the line Queen sized bed with a Twin T...rundle bed. A mirrored closet and large window let sunlight pour in over the sitting chair and side table. This space also features a long counter with a sink, mirror, vanity lighting, and cupboard space. SPECIAL FEATURES: - Hi Speed Wireless Internet - Telephone with Answering Machine - Refurbished Front Porch with Seating - Front Yard and Large side Patio w/ Deck and Garden - Gas BBQ - Outdoor Dining for 6 - Driveway Parking for 1 car - Laundry Facilities - Forced Air Heating - Historic Home - Hardwood Flooring - Outdoor Activity/Beach Items - Adult sized Beach Cruiser Bicycles LIVING ROOM FEATURES: The Living Area features a comfy couch with a lamp on each side, a matching Armchair, and an additional wicker chair, arranged around the 27” TV with Full Cable, VCR player, and CD player. Framed by the nearly Floor-to- Ceiling windows is a Fireplace across from the stairs at the homes entryway. The Dining Area, open from the living area, offers a table for 4. This space also offers access to a Private Deck, located just off of the Dining Area, and access to the half-bath, located near the stairs. The spacious half bath features a stacked Washer/Dryer and large cabinet. KITCHEN FEATURES: The Kitchen, just through the Dining Area, features a charming Breakfast Nook, Display Cabinetry, and lots of sunlight. Fully Furnished, the kitchen offers a refrigerator, a stove range and oven, microwave, toaster, coffee maker, and Dishwasher. In addition to all appliances, all cookware, glassware, utensils, dishes, and any other small appliance or kitchen amenity you may need will be provided. LOCATION: - 2.5 Blocks to World-Famous Windansea Beach - 6 Blocks to La Jolla Village - Walking Distance to several shops and restaurants
Additional amenities include: beach chairs, easy walk to beach, bicycles, playground in walking distance, skylight, private driveway for 1 car, hardwood floors, table seating for 6, table seating for 4, complimentary high-speed wi-fi, boogie boards, table and chairs, forced air heating, stacked washer & dryer, sofa, bathtub & shower, twin trundle bed, cd player, beach wagon, no smoking/no pets, iron, ironing board, outdoor furnishings, sand toys, all major appliances, king bed, direct private deck access, kid's games, phone/answering machine, queen bed.
This was an ideal arrangement for my husband ,myself and son.
We chose the location as it was near our daughter's apt in La Jolla, Ca, only a few blocks away from the beach too.It had excellent kitchen , dining & living room space.The size of the Master was fine. The 2nd bdm is a loft space to the right at the top of the upstairs. It doesn't have complete privacy but was still fine for our 26 yr old son.The only full 2nd floor bathroom is small . I would advise having the hallway window open to provide more air circulation in general.The steam from the bathroom set the smoke detector off 1 morning ! During the hot monthes in this region ,I'm sure you will need to use all fans that are provided in the house. There is no air conditioners.
Think the exterior of the the cute Victorian gingerbread style' could use some touch up paint, over all .I'd recommend it to a couple or young family w/ 1 or 2 youngsters.
Left on 01/12/2012 for a stay in November 2011 | J&J W
Great location (very short walk to the beach, quick drive down the street to everything in La Jolla), a beautiful neighborhood just to talk a walk around. Very unique, historic house, it felt very quaint and memorable and relaxed. Despite the age of the house, staying there was still quite comfortable. Kitchen and bathroom are both small, but they worked for us. Very close to the other two houses on the property, so while it feels private indoors, the outdoors patio areas are actually quite open to the neighbors and to the street. Overall, we just wish we had more time to spend in La Jolla. We had a nice romantic trip for the two of us, but I also think the house would be a lot of fun for a family with kids.
New York Mom
Cozy home in a great location
Left on 01/04/2012 for a stay in December 2011 | New York Mom
The Yellow Cottage was just right for our family of 3 with our son in the second bedroom. The 2 nights my mother-in-law stayed over, we set up an air mattress in the living room it was a bit cramped. We cooked many of our meals in the little kitchen and on the grill and dined outdoors. Its very close to the other two cottages, but they were vacant while we were there so we had lots of privacy. We could or bike to the beach, which is beautiful or village which has 2 yoga studios, many restaurants, and plenty of shipping. Most things in the bedrooms were neatly organized but a little untidy in the living area and kitchen, which could use a better selection of pots and utensils. Overall, it was a great experience.
The perfect home away from home!
Left on 06/21/2010 for a stay in June 2010 | completely satisfied
We loved the yellow cottage! The location was perfect-very close to the beach and everything else! The cottage was very cute, warm and comfortable! The grounds were well kept and very relaxing! I would definitely recommend anyone staying at the yellow cottage. The service was so friendly and accommodating that it make our whole vacation experience smooth and enjoyable. We really look forward to our next stay!
Perfect for our needs
Left on 05/23/2010 for a stay in December 2009 | grandma9
We rented both the Yellow Cottage and Heritage place to accommodate our entire family for a week's visit to San Diego. The set-up was perfect with the front door of the yellow cottage only a few steps away from the back door of Heritage House. The baby monitor allowed us to put some of the kids to bed and still hear them next door.
The location of the houses was great! The house was clean and well supplied. It was great that there was a washing machine right in the house.
However, there were a few mainenance issues with the house. It "rained" in the kitchen when the shower was on. Unbeknowst to us, this was not a new problem and it was alleviated by having the drain plug in a certain position. However, this should not be a continual problem. Secondly, one of the shutters kind of fell apart when we opened it. We were able to fix it, but again this is a sign of some easily resolved maintenance issues. Both were reported.
Overall, it was a great space and we were happy with our week in the two houses.
Cute House-needs cleaning
Left on 05/20/2010 for a stay in November 2009 | lorna
The house was adorable and it was in the most perfect locations. We could easily walk to the beach and it was close to restaurants. The rental company was efficient. The house was not clean. The shutters in the house were filthy. When I opened the shutters the window sills hadn't been cleaned since the house was built. There were cobwebs all over the ceiling.
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