HOLIDAYS: Thanksgiving Week, Winter Holidays, Spring Holidays, Memorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day
All 6 of our 1 bedroom, 1 bath cottages have THE SAME layout, furnishings and appointments. All backdoors open onto the large, enclosed courtyard. Cottages 1-4 face Cable St. and Cottages 5 and 6 face Santa Cruz Ave. Cottage 5 and 6 have a front porch area that is enclosed within the yard. A great choice for guests with children or dogs that run out the door unexpectedly. PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOUR COTTAGE CHOICE IS A SPECIAL REQUEST.
Check-in: 3PM Check-out: 11AM. Please inquire immediately if an early check-in or late check-out is needed.
If you cancel 30 days OR MORE prior to arrival, we will REFUND ALL MONIES PAID. Minus $25 processing fee.
If you CANCEL LESS THEN 30 days prior to your arrival, you will FORFEIT 100% of all monies PAID, unless we can rebook your stay.
If you CANCEL WITHIN 24 hours we will charge a processing fee of $25 and REFUND ALL MONIES paid.
We require a 50% deposit with the balance due 30 days before check-in. Reservations less then 30 days from stay require a full payment at time of booking. We accept all forms of payment.
Our cottages can comfortably sleep four adults. Each cottage has a separate bedroom with a queen size bed. Additionally, there is a convertible sectional sofa in the living room that makes into a VERY comfortable queen size bed. All linens are provided.
We have a two night minimum, except for the Thanksgiving and Winter Break, during which we have a 4 night minimum. Over the Memorial Day, Fourth of July and Labor Day weekends we have a 3 night minimum stay.
We require damage protection in the form of a $49 Damage Waiver Fee. This is a mandatory fee that is NON REFUNDABLE and covers you up to $1000 in accidental damages. Guests are responsible for any damages above this amount. Charges will only be made in the event of excessive damage.
We accept all major credit cards. Payment is made through a secure payment portal via the internet.
We also accept checks by mail. Please inquire as to the address where payments of this kind shoud be sent.
A $125 cleaning fee is required for all stays.
Dogs are allowed at Blue Heron Cottages. We require a one time fee of $25 for up to 4 dogs. You may bring more dogs, but there is a charge of an additional $25 for up to 4 more dogs. If your dog barks or is distructive when alone, please do not leave them unattended. We ask that only RESPONSIBLE pet owners join us. YOUR DOG’S POOP needs to be cleaned up and disposed of IMMEDIATELY (we provide the baggies).
Appoximately 1 week before your arrival you will be sent, via email, all the information you will need to check-in, including access codes and WiFi login imformation.
Each cottage comes with an off street parking spot suitable for all car sizes.
We offer COMPLEMENTARY bikes, boogie boards, surfboards, beach chairs, umbrellas, sand toys and small coolers to use during your stay on a first come basis.
In consideration of our guests, smoking is NOT allowed in the cottages. Smokers are welcome to smoke outside, AWAY FROM THE COTTAGES. Please be considerate of non-smokers. Dispose of butts in provided ash cans.
Dog Beach is a large, public beach open to all dogs and their owners. Enjoy a traditional day at the beach with your pup! The cottage is just a 5 minute drive, or a 20 minute walk, away. There is a lovely cove that is only one and a half blocks away from our cottages, which is also dog friendly.
The common courtyard in the back of the cottages is entirely fenced in.
Yes, we have two large barbeques for the communal use of all 6 cottages.
We have provided seating for 6 under the gazebo, additonal seating for 8 at the picnic table, and there is various seating throughout the courtyard area. There are also comfortable lounge chairs for your relaxation.
Yes, we can comfortably accomodate up to 24 guests at Blue Heron Cottages. The open and large courtyard provides a beautiful setting for casual and relaxing entertainment for many more friends and family.
We are obligated to charge a 10.5 % San Diego Occupancy Tax on the rental portion only for stays less then 30 days.
We also charge a one time cleaning fee of $125.
If you are bringing a dog we require a $25 pet fee for up to 4 dogs. You may bring more then 4 pets, but this will require an additional pet fee of $25.
Blue Heron Cottages charges a non refundable Damage Waiver Fee of $49 that covers you up to $1000 in accidental damages. This is a non refundable fee paid to management and is not a third party insurance product. If anything is broken or damaged during your stay, merely alert management and we will replace or repair, no questions asked. Accidental damage above $1000 will be the guest's responsibility to pay. Additional charges would only be made in the event of very excessive damage.
Cancelations: Greater then 30 days: full refund Less then 30 days: non refundable unless management can rebook canceled dates.
All cancelations incur a $25 cancelation fee.
Cancelations made within 24 hours of booking will receive a full refund, less a $25 processing fee.
We require a 50% deposit of all rents, fees and taxes for stays booked more then 30 days in the future. If less then one month prior, we require 100% at time of booking. We accept all major credit cards.
If you do not feel comfortable making payments online we can provide you with an address where checks can be sent. We will only accept checks for stays more then 10 days from time of booking. Please email owners at http://firstname.lastname@example.org for instructions.