Design Duo Transforms Mint + Sea Cottages into Luxurious, Vintage-Inspired Retreat in Encinitas

Design Duo Transforms Mint + Sea Cottages into Luxurious, Vintage-Inspired Retreat in Encinitas

Mint + Sea Cottages, located in the charming coastal town of Encinitas, California, has recently undergone a complete renovation by design duo Steve and Nikki from Cottage + Sea. The couple spent all of 2022 designing and renovating the two cottages to create the perfect stay for guests from around the world. The design of Mint + Sea Cottages was inspired by the couple's 5-star Airbnb, 1920s The Mint Casa, located in Belmont Shore, Long Beach, California.

The Mint + Sea Cottages have been completely transformed from top to bottom, with new tile in the bathrooms and kitchen, modern vintage-style appliances, new faucets and fixtures, smooth walls and white paint, restored and refinished original 1950s hardwood floors, high-quality brass hardware on cabinets and doors, hand-blown Art Deco glass light fixtures, brass accents, new air conditioning and heat, new custom designed and built fireplace, new cabinetry and brand new dishes and kitchen essentials, custom built cafe nook bench, custom built-ins with brass hardware finishes, upgraded electrical.

The cottages feature brand new furniture, top of the line linens and bedding with memory foam topper and mattresses, waterproof casings for mattress and pillows, and top-of-the-line towels. Each stay features custom soaps, high end shampoo and conditioner, and Starbucks coffee among other essentials.

Cottage + Sea duo has also designed the cottages with brand new and beautiful furnishes from companies such as Pottery Barn, Article, Burrow, Modern Komfort, Fireclay Tile, Signature Hardware, and more. Their focus is on cleanliness and offering a meticulously maintained space.

One of the unique features of the Mint + Sea Cottages is the attention to detail and the incorporation of vintage elements. The design duo was able to preserve the charm of the 1950s cottages while bringing in modern luxuries, creating a truly unique and one-of-a-kind stay for guests.

Mint + Sea Cottages not only offer a beautiful and luxurious stay, but also provide guests with top-notch amenities. One of the most important amenities for many travelers is a strong and reliable WiFi connection. The cottages are equipped with high-speed internet that ensures guests can stay connected and productive during their stay. Whether you need to work remotely, stream your favorite shows, or stay in touch with friends and family, the WiFi at Mint + Sea Cottages will not disappoint.

In addition to strong WiFi, the cottages also offer a variety of TV channel options for guests to enjoy. From local news and sports to national networks and cable channels, guests will have access to a wide selection of programming to keep them entertained during their stay. With a flat-screen TV in each cottage living room and bedroom, guests can relax and unwind after a day of exploring Encinitas and its surroundings. The Mint + Sea cottages will make sure you have an enjoyable, comfortable and luxurious stay.

The cottages were newly launched as an Airbnb in 2023 and has received a lot of positive feedback from industry experts. The cottages are in a great location, appealing to those who love a luxury, quaint stay, and highly upgraded for a luxurious experience.



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