It shouldn’t be that hard to find good beach house rentals San Diego.  It is important that you know what you want before you start looking.  You should also know your inclusive dates and your budget as well.   Though the yellow pages and the phone option still remains a viable option, searching for a rental property of should really begin with an internet search.

While you will find many attractive beach houses, there are some precautions you need to take before deciding to book a vacation rental.  Here are a few tips:

a)       Check for hidden fees.  Some real estate or travel companies charge a bit less for rentals but make up for it in fees that cover such things as admin, taxes, garbage, cleaning, etc.  If possible find a rental that will give you a total of the fees inclusive of all taxes and charges.  This will make it easy for you to compare rates.

b)      Make sure there are no prohibitions that clash with your requirements.  Some prohibit pets, some do not allow smoking, and some will not allow cooking.

c)       Make sure the property has the features you consider essential.  If you have a disabled or elderly person in your group, ensure that the property has access for the disabled and the elderly.  If you cannot break the link with the office you may want a fax machine and or broadband internet connection, etc.

d)      Check customer reviews of both the company renting it out and the property itself.  As there are fake reviews, if possible, do a physical check or ask someone who lives nearby to do it for you.

Always remember that in booking beach house rentals San Diego, as in everything else, due diligence pays.