Experience the Most Quaint Airbnb in Encinitas: A Romantic Escape

Experience the Most Quaint Airbnb in Encinitas: A Romantic Escape


The Mint Cottage, a recently renovated 1950s cottage that exudes vintage charm and modern luxury. Restored by design duo Cottage + Sea, this cozy retreat offers a unique blend of retro aesthetics and contemporary comforts.


Step Back in Time

Step inside The Mint Cottage and be transported back to the 1950s. The design duo Cottage + Sea removed the outdated blue shag carpet to reveal the original hardwood floors, bringing a touch of nostalgia to the space. The addition of mint tiles in the kitchen, popular in the 1950s, adds a playful pop of color to the interior along with a beautiful farm sink and retro fixtures.

Modern Amenities with a Retro Twist

While The Mint Cottage pays homage to the past, it also offers all the modern amenities you need for a comfortable stay. The kitchen is equipped with Big Chill high-quality luxury appliances that are a nod to the 1950s era. The light fixtures and quaint cottage-style windows add to the vintage charm of the space.

The bathroom at The Mint Cottage is a true blast from the past. With black and white tiles and fixtures that harken back to the era, it's like stepping into a time capsule. The attention to detail in the design ensures that every corner of the cottage reflects the retro aesthetic.

Luxury Meets Vintage

From the moment you walk through the door, you'll be surrounded by luxury decor and thoughtful design touches. The Mint Cottage has already received rave reviews, with guests praising the attention to detail and the cozy atmosphere. It's no wonder that this charming retreat has earned 5-star ratings: "We had a great stay at the cottage! Beautiful decor and a fun retro kitchen. Located close to the beach and lots of coffee shops. Appreciated the little touches like local homemade soap and chocolates. Kitchen was extremely well stocked and had everything you needed to cook an elaborate meal."

Whether you're looking for a romantic getaway or a peaceful retreat by the sea, The Mint Cottage offers a unique experience that combines the best of the past and the present. Book your stay today and discover the magic of this quaint 1950s short-term rental in Encinitas.

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