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MAGNIFICENT CASA RIVIERA- BAY VIEWS

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4 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
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This stunning 3,300 sq ft, 2 story 1930 Spanish home in desirable Crown Point boasts sweeping, unobstructed views to San Diego's Mission Bay and Sea World's seasonal fireworks from the living room, spacious front patio, upstairs patio and two upstairs bedrooms. Why it's a Great Escape: The location is phenomenal! Just cross the street, down a few steps and you're on the sand! The architectural detail is amazing! Vintage wrought iron chandeliers and wall sconces abound, original push-button light switches have mother-of-pearl inserts, original hardwood floors, magnificent solid oak and glass doors with amazing wrought iron overlay provide entry front and rear, and impressive Spanish tile in the grand entry. This home is truly unforgettable! Warm leather chairs and couch in the livi...This stunning 3,300 sq ft, 2 story 1930 Spanish home in desirable Crown Point boasts sweeping, unobstructed views to San Diego's Mission Bay and Sea World's seasonal fireworks from the living room, spacious front patio, upstairs patio and two upstairs bedrooms. Why it's a Great Escape: The location is phenomenal! Just cross the street, down a few steps and you're on the sand! The architectural detail is amazing! Vintage wrought iron chandeliers and wall sconces abound, original push-button light switches have mother-of-pearl inserts, original hardwood floors, magnificent solid oak and glass doors with amazing wrought iron overlay provide entry front and rear, and impressive Spanish tile in the grand entry. This home is truly unforgettable! Warm leather chairs and couch in the living room, beautiful Spanish-style furniture throughout. Objet's' d'art and wonderful oil paintings everywhere! The kitchen has a classic gas range & oven with indoor grille, huge array of cooking utensils, pots & pans, dinnerware. Prepare the grandest dinner and set the table in colorful style! Step out to the charming side patio or throw open the French doors and bring the outside in! Four bedrooms, three baths, formal dining room, breakfast room off the huge kitchen, spacious living room with an oversized fire place ...you'll experience quality throughout! The sleeping configuration is as follows: Queen bed in Master en-suite with the Sage Green bath and roomy tiled shower Queen bed in the second bedroom with access to the balcony. Two twins or a king (with our king-maker memory foam mattress) that has a large balcony, shared by the second bedroom, with table & chairs to enjoy the view Cobalt Blue tiled full bath upstairs with vintage tub and water closet. Double futon in the downstairs study with the Terra Cotta tiled bathroom. Pack 'N' Play (your linens) and portable high chair provided at all Great Escape properties at no extra charge! And if that's not enough to draw you to the home, step into the back yard and enjoy a built-in natural gas BBQ, dining table for six, an 8-person Jacuzzi, gorgeous Cobalt Blue tile & teak outdoor shower, all nestled in a lush tropical setting. Oversize single-car garage houses a large laundry room, 2 bikes, two kayaks and 6 beach chairs! The owners have lovingly continued the restoration of this historic home and will eventually make it their permanent home in a few years, but for the time being, you will be thrilled to enjoy this lovely vacation home! Beds: 2 Queen Beds, 2 Twin Beds, 1 Sofa Bed, 1 CribMore
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About the Owner
John P
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2008
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Reviewed January 11, 2019

Everything about this house was just as we would have liked it to be! We felt welcome and at home from the minute we walked in. From the fully equipped kitchen, to the perfectly decorated rooms, down to the jacuzzi and the canoes in the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank ornella s
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Casa Riviera is a perfectly located and well appointed, classicly styled home right on Mission Bay. This 3+1 bedroom and 3 bathroom house is extremely comfortable, private, and equipped with all the kitchen, dining, and entertaining functionality and equipment you could need. The gourmet kitchen...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank MarkRM69
Management response:Responded April 9, 2018

This delightful family traveled from Michigan to enjoy San Diego and I'm very appreciative of their kind words! Happy, too, that they had such a good time. This is a very unique and historic home that has been enjoyed by many families. Hope we'll see...More

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

Perfect kitchen for a chef with a pasta sink over the stovetop, spacious counters and lots of cookware options. We cooked every night. Great sunset views from many areas. Easy access to beach and stores with several toys to use. Beds/pillows were comfy as was...More

Date of stay: December 2017
2  Thank Christina J
Management response:Responded February 4, 2018

Thanks so much for sharing the positives of your stay! Glad you and your family enjoyed our beautiful beaches,. With three sets of cookware from which to choose, cooking is a joy! We were all disappointed that the previous guest had broken the fireplace flue...More

A Vacation Home Rentals Traveler
San Francisco, California
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Reviewed October 27, 2016

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Date of stay: October 2016
Management response:Responded November 1, 2016

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A Vacation Home Rentals Traveler
Chester, VA
Reviewed August 22, 2016

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Date of stay: August 2016
Management response:Responded August 28, 2016

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
Stove
Grill
Fishing Nearby
Hot Tub
Refrigerator
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Washer
Water Views
Blender
Dryer
Dishwasher
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cable/satellite TV
Cycling Trips
Waterfront
Iron
Ceiling Fans
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Hairdryer
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Garage
Internet Access
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
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About the neighborhood
Gorgeous Crown Point. Watch boating, jet skiing and swimmers and the seasonal Sea World fireworks from your private patio. Belmont Park and Sea World are at the other end of the bay. Dozens of restaurants, bars, beachy-shops abound. History of Casa Riviera In the 1920's, there were few houses on Crown Point; mostly farms. The 'water' in Mission Bay consisted of marshlands. By 1926, plots were being sold for homesites, the Mission Bay Yacht Club and dock were built at the edge of Edge Cliff Drive, and the bay was dredged for sailing and to reduce flooding. We believe Casa Riviera was built after 1927 and more than a decade before the Palmer homes were built on Crown Point during the 1940's. They were 3 bedroom 1 bathroom 1,000 sf, Eastern style homes built for the expanding N...
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby
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