A Strand of Paradise

Oceanside's beachfront vacation rentals

About The Place

- Welcome to the Strand! -

Come Stay at The Strand and Escape the Every Day

At A Strand of Paradise the only thing separating you from the surf and sand is The Strand.
Offering a seaside escape with the casual spirit that made Southern California’s beach culture legendary. Let the waves lull you to sleep, enjoy fresh sea breezes, spectacular sunsets and a gorgeous ocean view!
Our units can be rented separately or all together, and with the ability to sleep up to 36 people,
A Strand of Paradise is perfect for large gatherings!

Locale, Attractions & Weather

Central to all, A Strand of Paradise is a short walking distance to the Oceanside’s historic wooden pier, a Cape Cod-style harbor village and a bustling town filled with restaurants, theaters, shops and more. You can enjoy bike riding, surfing, and boogie boarding right out your front door or get away for the day at Southern California’s famous attractions including LEGOLAND, SeaWorld, Disneyland, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo and Safari Park. With easy access to public transportation you may not even need a car! Known for our year-round sunny weather, and an average temperature of 70 degrees, you’ll enjoy your stay in one of the most ideal climates in the world.

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    Beach Supplies We've got you covered

    All guests have access to a variety of beach toys and accessories to fully enjoy your stay.

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    Lovely Ocean View Just 12 feet from the beach!

    No matter which unit you stay in, you’ll get a fantastic view of the San Diego coast.

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    Free Parking No need to search

    Each rental unit gets a parking space in our private lot.


We strive to provide the maximum convenience no matter how long you stay! Additional kitchen supplies can be made available upon request.


Towels + Linens


Laundry Facility


Equipped Kitchenettes


Wi-Fi Access


  • The rooms were great! It had everything we needed…even a wine opener!! The views of the ocean from your room are amazing. We couldn’t say better things about this place!

    by Ashley F.
  • A Strand of Paradise literally lives up to their name. The location is great, you can always hear the waves, and the room is comfortable and affordable. We will definitely be coming back soon!

    by Sophia O.
  • I almost don’t want to give this hidden gem away! I absolutely loved all the beach-themed decor in the room and they supply umbrellas, chairs, sand toys, and even a BBQ; so convenient!

    by Trisha W.
  • A Stand Of Paradise has become our home away from home! Very clean, remarkable views of the ocean, and every time we go it gets harder to leave…I’m so glad we found this place!

    by Ozzie D.
  • We loved staying at The Strand. It served our family very well; some members needed privacy and separation, others enjoyed lots of togetherness that the units provided.

    by Dale M.
  • Love this place! It’s so close to the beach you can hear, see & smell the waves crashing! Awesome updated rooms too!

    by Lynn G.
  • My family and I have gone here for 3 years running. We LOVE it! Clean. On the beach. Great prices.

    by Molly T.
  • What a great little gem we found. We loved how close we were and how quiet our part of the beach was. It was like a private beach.

    by Robin D.

Our Rooms

- Stay in one of our four types of rooms -

  • Bedroom

  • Kitchen

  • Dining + Bath

from$98Per Night

Standard Studio

Studio – 1 Bath – Kitchenette

Come stay in one of our four beautifully appointed studio units. Each studio includes a dinette, bathroom with a walk-in shower, queen bed, an equipped kitchenette, and unique decor. You are literally just steps from the beach. You can watch the waves, the sunsets, or the surfers right outside your front door.

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  • Bedroom

  • Kitchen

  • Bathroom

from$120Per Night

Large Studio

Large Studio – 1 Bath – Kitchenette

Our two large studios include a sitting area with a sofa bed, queen bed, dinette, bathroom with a walk-in shower, an equipped kitchenette, and unique decor. You are literally just steps from the beach. You can watch the waves, the sunsets, or the surfers right outside your front door.

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  • Bedroom

  • Living Room

  • View

from$159Per Night

1 Bedroom

1 Bedroom – 1 Bath – Kitchenette

Our two 1 bedroom units are located as close to the beach as you can get! This suite offers a bedroom with a queen bed, kitchenette, dinette, living area with a sofa bed, a bathroom with walk-in shower, a patio with a seating, and unique decor for each room. Enjoy your meals and the amazing California sunsets right from your own patio.

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  • Living Room

  • Kitchen

  • Master Bedroom

from$302Per Night

The Beach House

3 Bedroom – 2 Bathroom – Kitchen

This unit is a great choice for a large family, providing plenty of space for everyone. It has a panoramic view from the living room and provides 3 private bedrooms with closets, 2 full bathrooms, equipped kitchen, dining room, and a small sitting area outside. This becomes your home away from home!

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Room Spring
Apr 1 – May 23
May 24 – Sep 5
Sep 6 – Sep 30
Fall + Winter
Oct 1 – Mar 31
Standard Studio $131 $159 $143 $98
Large Studio $155 $188 $169 $120
1 Bedroom Suite $189 $220 $189 $159
The Beach House $388 $570 $388 $302

*Rates do not include one-time cleaning fees and taxes.
*Additional fees will be applied to guests exceeding maximum room occupancy.

*Special rates during holidays may apply.
*Discounts may be applied to monthly rentals and entire property rentals.

Contact Us

- Request a reservation or send us a message -