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Hillcrests Cozy Private Balcony Overlook Zen Garden W/garage
Heat up the cherry-red kettle or a cappuccino and indulge in a morning snack while overlooking the serene Zen garden of a Hillcrest haven with beach equipment for coastal road trips. Take a stroll in Balboa Park and greet Buddha at the foot of the steps as you return to this fresh abode and relax with a favorite beverage on your private balcony, or grilling area while listening to the twinkling garden fountain creating a chilled ambience before sampling the eclectic Hillcrest nightlife. Each apartment has it's own private balcony, nestled in the beautiful palm tree-populated resort-like courtyard. The courtyard, gazebo and grill for all guests to enjoy. Free high-speed internet provided. Bedroom TV features AT&T U-verse and a "Smart TV" is located in the living room. Full kitchen with espresso machine, coffee press, (Starbuck's coffee provided) gas stove, new appliances, and most needed cooking utensils. Cleaning supplies, dish drainer, and garbage can are located under the kitchen sink. Each bathroom is complete with shampoo, antibacterial body wash, and bar soap. Air conditioning and heating provided. Garage space for a small to mid-size car. In-room safe box, luggage rack, wooden hangers, iron and board. Dual-pane windows with Blackout shades in the bedroom. All beds are brand new, (Simmons World Class Cresthill, Plush Pillowtop Mattress) using only high-quality hotel bedding standards. White sheets and Egyptian cotton towels, blankets, and comforters are provided and washed with each new guest. Mattresses are covered with a moister barrier protector, as well as a "Sure Guard Mattress Protector", providing an allergen barrier, and dust mite protection. Dark towels are provided for dirtier jobs, and are located in the bathroom closet. Here you will find the hair dryer bar soap, extra toilet paper, and a few cleaning supplies. Laundry facility is located at the back of the house, and is complete with all laundry needs, and a vacuum cleaner should you need it. Here you will also find beach chairs, towels, umbrellas and coolers. After arriving at the main address, 1255 Essex St. San Diego, CA 92103, proceed to the gated entrance on right, and enter into the garden courtyard. Go to back of property and take the stairs to left to Retreat #1 For safety, all outdoor spaces are under video surveillance at all times. All doors and gates are keyless, and must remain closed at all times. All door codes for accessible spaces to the front gate, front door, laundry room and garage, will be provided one day prior to your arrival. Guests will also have access to the BBQ/garden area, and Laundry Room. Although I do not personally greet all of our guests, I am often at the property, and live only a few blocks away. Please know that I am always available through phone call or text messaging, and you should feel free to contact me anytime should you need anything. Hillcrest is centrally located immediately north of downtown San Diego and accessible to 3 major freeways. Many beaches are 10-15 minutes from the property and restaurants, shopping, and nightlife are all within walking distance. Walking Hillcrest and Balboa park is a common activity for both locals and visitors. Bus stations and public bicycle rental program "Decobike" are at a walking distance; Uber and Lyft are very popular in San Diego. If you are driving your own vehicle, we offer free garage for small to mid-size cars. The apartment is small (cozy) and was designed for two people only. One couple or possibly two single friends, with one person sleeping on the sofa sleeper. The bathroom is located off the bedroom, which might make a stay difficult for two friends. - Laundry Room hours are from 8am to 8pm, so we don't disturb other guests. - All beach equipment, vacuum cleaner, and plunger, can be found in the laundry room area. - Garbage receptacles are located by the entrance of the garage, under the steps of the apartments on either side. Please tie all bags before disposing.
Jun 13 – 20
$146 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 409 reviews
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Apartment in Mission Hills
Clean, Private, Quiet, Centrally Located Apartment
This spacious 1BR/1BA is nestled in Mission Hills, one of San Diego's most historic neighborhoods. We provide comfortable accommodations within walking distance to many restaurants and pubs. We're only minutes away from Old Town, Little Italy, Gas Lamp, the airport and more. We have all the amenities to make you feel at home while you away from home. The neighborhood is quiet and safe. This property is detached with a private entrance. Includes parking. The laundry is shared with our neighbor.
Aug 11 – 18
$118 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 136 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
At Mine | Central Suite in the Gaslamp Quarter
This unit is a meticulously renovated historical hotel suite, designed by the renowned Italian firm Pininfarina, located in Downtown San Diego. Nestled in the vibrant Gaslamp Quarter, you'll find yourself in the midst of nightlife with an array of restaurants and bars in close proximity. The suite provides private and spacious accommodations catering to both vacationers and business travelers. Its features include a comfortable king-sized bed, a smart TV, central AC, and a mini-fridge
May 16 – 23
$169 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 722 reviews

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Apartment rentals with a hot tub

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Apartment in Encinitas
Leucadia Beach Cottage
Jun 26 – Jul 3
$140 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 292 reviews
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Apartment in Oceanside
Seaside Retreat with Ocean View-Steps to the Beach
Nov 18 – 25
$194 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 211 reviews
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Apartment in San Marcos
Hillside 2/2 Subdivided Home w/ Pool and Views!
Jan 12 – 19
$168 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 148 reviews
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Apartment in City Heights
~Hot Tub Getaway in Central San Diego~
Sep 15 – 22
$174 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 113 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
360° Ocean & City Views | Pool & Spa | Pets OK
Dec 9 – 16
$228 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 228 reviews
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Apartment in Oceanside
Beach Apartment near Oceanside Pier
Jun 4 – 11
$194 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 219 reviews
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Apartment in Point Loma Peninsula
The Hidden Gem with Jacuzzi in Midtown San Diego
Jul 23 – 30
$413 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 110 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Balboa Park Zoo steps away, EASY PKNG HotTub + W/D
Jul 5 – 12
$240 per night
4.84 out of 5 average rating, 285 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
La Jolla WindanSea Paradise Three
May 23 – 30
$207 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 138 reviews
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Apartment in Carlsbad
Luxurious La Costa Condo!
Dec 26 – Jan 2
$562 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 229 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Literal neighbor to Balboa Park!
Jun 24 – Jul 1
$379 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 43 reviews
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Apartment in Logan Heights
Barrio Logan Loft/ Detached Guest House
Feb 2 – 9
$112 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 10 reviews

Apartment rentals with air conditioning

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Apartment in San Diego
Huge Beachy Studio. Steps2Bay +AC +Bikes (Hanalei)
Nov 26 – Dec 3
$146 per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 437 reviews
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Apartment in Oceanside
Forty feet from Pacific Ocean
Feb 13 – 20
$293 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 544 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Charming Home in North Park w/parking
Jun 11 – 18
$188 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 318 reviews
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Apartment in Oceanside
1 bedroom apt // BEACH ACCESS // Unit B
Jan 24 – 31
$450 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 137 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Lovely spacious upstairs studio with private entry
Jan 6 – 13
$88 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 394 reviews
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Apartment in Solana Beach
Solana Artistic, Renovated and Private Beach Loft
Sep 9 – 16
$147 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 113 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Trendy Studio, Natural Light - Heart of Downtown
Aug 2 – 9
$115 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 250 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Reclaimed Retreat
Apr 12 – 19
$106 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 229 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Aunt Chris' San Diego Getaway New and Improved
Oct 10 – 17
$117 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 653 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
PALM BEACH HIDEAWAY New remodel in Crown Point!
Jan 28 – Feb 4
$133 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 166 reviews
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Apartment in Downtown San Diego
Relaxing Studio Apt in Little Italy
Jun 20 – 27
$157 per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 384 reviews
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Apartment in Downtown San Diego
Calm Luxury Penthouse Getaway With Panoramic Views
May 28 – Jun 4
$643 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 109 reviews

Weekly apartment rentals

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Apartment in Encinitas
Cardiff Walk to Everything! + Surfboards & Bikes
Aug 30 – Sep 6
$152 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 268 reviews
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Apartment in Encinitas
New Stunning Encinitas 2 bedroom
Feb 23 – Mar 2
$190 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 589 reviews
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Apartment in North Ocean Beach
Studio Apartment in Heart of Ocean Beach
Dec 5 – 12
$114 per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 218 reviews
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Apartment in La Jolla
Ocean View La Jolla Cove Gem! One Block To Beach!
Aug 11 – 18
$222 per night
4.82 out of 5 average rating, 169 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Ocean Front Dog Mahal
May 11 – 18
$180 per night
4.83 out of 5 average rating, 304 reviews
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Apartment in Del Mar
Adorable Del Mar Beach Apartment
Sep 23 – 30
$199 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 129 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Mission Beach 1 BDRM w/ Large Ocean View Deck 714
Apr 12 – 19
$155 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 240 reviews
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Apartment in Mission Hills
Victorian attic in the trees
Apr 3 – 10
$92 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 193 reviews
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Apartment in Mission Beach
Luxurious Oceanfront! Sand & Surf/Sun & Sunsets
Feb 21 – 28
$587 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 118 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Rustic Oceanfront Beach Pad
Apr 30 – May 7
$227 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 109 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
Modern Renovated Bayside Condo
Aug 27 – Sep 3
$165 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 271 reviews
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Apartment in San Diego
★Lux Designer Penthouse | Balcony w/ Stunning View
Oct 29 – Nov 5
$351 per night
4.91 out of 5 average rating, 111 reviews

Quick stats about apartment rentals in San Diego

Total rentals

4.1K properties

Rentals with dedicated workspaces

2.1K properties have a dedicated workspace

Rentals with a pool

970 properties have a pool

Pet-friendly rentals

1.3K properties allow pets

Family-friendly rentals

1.3K properties are a good fit for families

Total number of reviews

176K reviews

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