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Artist's Garden Cottage in Mission Hills

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Artist's Garden Cottage in Mission Hills

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

The space

This private, garden cottage is a very quite and peaceful retreat, nestled in the historic Presidio district of Mission Hills.
This space is a small studio, with a kitchenette, bathroom and private garden.
This craftsman cottage stands alone with beautiful french doors that open onto a lush garden setting. bright and roomy with gorgeous brick floors and full bathroom!

as a bonus, this property features a unique artist's experience! On site sculptors clay studio!

Mission Hills is located at the center of San Diego’s greatest attractions. Minutes from Downtown, Convention Center, GasLamp Quarter, Old Town, Balboa Park, San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld, Fashion Valley Shopping Mall, Mission Bay, Petco Park & the Lindberg Field Airport.

a short walk will take you to beautiful Presidio Park, shopping and attractions in Historic Old Town or experience the energy of Hillcrest's shopping, dining, and nightlife. Perfect neighborhood to ride a bike around.

We are very close to both Scripps Mercy Hospital and UCSD Medical Center for travelling nurses, physician residents and those needing to be close to a hospitalized loved one.
All major freeways are within 2 miles. Bus lines run nearby and the San Diego Trolley is a short walk away. quick taxis rides to downtown are approximately $10



House Rules

No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)


149 Reviews

Christopher User Profile
July 2018
We didn't get a chance to work with Kristi, but her friend Roslyn was amazing with communication and hospitality. The property was very private and clean. The neighborhood is such a clean and delightful area that we walked to Old Town every day. The only time we used our car was …
Sarah User Profile
July 2018
Lovely cottage on a lovely street in a lovely neighborhood. Would definitely recommend to a couple visiting San Diego. After a day of exploring we loved coming home to a little oasis. The private patio is a gorgeous place to relax and the stylish cottage is comfortable and has…
Erik User Profile
June 2018
Good pied a terre, quiet, away from the bustle but close enough!
Cody User Profile
May 2018
Amazing location. The homes in this neighborhood are beautiful. The Cottage is very nice and the backyard area is a great place to hangout and give your dog some space. Really enjoyed our stay.
Jessica User Profile
May 2018
Wonderful spot, beautiful and neat cottage, the neighborhood is beautiful and you are walkable to the best Mexican food you've ever had!
Pamela User Profile
May 2018
Super charming cottage in a great neighborhood. 20 minutes from seemingly everything. Nice yard to enjoy a book, barbecue, or just chatting. The cottage is the right size for 1-2 people. It is small but comfortable and worked great for us. Easy communication with the …
Carol User Profile
May 2018
Beautiful, serene, private setting. Only has microwave and fridge, no stove (there is a hot plate burner with teapot). Very comfortable. Kitchen and bathroom sinks a bit antiquated but functional with one faucet/temp. Would check first about construction noise next door as it ap…

Hosted by Kristi

Joined in December 2012
Kristi User Profile
187 Reviews
The house owner Kristi McLean is a self-supporting artist and fisherman. She was born and raised in rural Alaska to a fishing family. Each year she returns to the homestead in Alaska to reconnect with the land and sea that has been so inspirational to her art work. Please take…
Response rate: 100%
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