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Six Doors from the Beach! Dec. 12 - 13 for $1250

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Six doors from Pleasure Point Beach, ten to Rockview, twelve to Moran Beach/Park

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Last updated: 12/07/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-5 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Santa Cruz house description

View our 30 - Five Star Reviews - this spacious 3700 sq. foot custom designed contemporary home is nestled in lush Tropical gardens with a beautiful waterfall and koi pond. It is the perfect place to get away and enjoy Santa Cruz. It features high vaulted ceilings with skylights, including a great room for cooking, dining and entertaining. The back yard has lots of seating, a wood fireplace, dining table with umbrella and a hot tub! (please all children must be supervised). We are dog friendly (with permission) and accessible via an elevator (request in advance).

Our Pleasure Point Beach House is the perfect destination for romantic getaways and family fun vacations. You can head south to Carmel for a romantic dinner, or take the kids to the world famous Monterey Bay Aquarium. Or to our local Beach Boardwalk. Free Water Taxi service is a lovely way to tour the Harbor - Memorial day to Labor day.

We feature radiant heated floors, lots of windows, views of the ocean from the top floor. Marble and granite through out. The kitchen is well equipped for several cooking and prepping at once.

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Property Type

  • House
  • 3700 sq. ft.
  • Elevator : By Reservation

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Massage
          • Private Chef

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Low Allergen Environment
          • Children Welcome:

            Fully gated yards, pond is gated separately for their safety. We have a high chair for meal time. Two pack n play cribs....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only:

            NO SMOKING ALLOWED IN HOME...moreless

          • Pets Considered:

            Back and side and front yards are fully gated and safe for pets and children....moreless

          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Accessible:

            Elevator upon request. Most of the home is wheel chair accessible....moreless

          Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16, Beds for 14-16

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

            ...moreless

          • Bedroom 3

            ...moreless

          • Other (See Description)

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          • California King in Master Bedroom., Queen size Beds (6) in other bedrooms. Plus comfy single futons. 2 Play n Packs are available for your infant's use. 15 lb max....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          Other Amenities

              • We provide two guest safes in the bedrooms for your valuables. Soft water through out our home is great for your skin and hair! Radiant heating under the marble floors with individual heating controls in each room. Intercom system in each room. IPOD decks in rooms. Filtered water in kitchen with instant filtered hot water in kitchen. Super raised ceilings with skylights, Reflective mirror tinting on all windows...keeps house cool and insures your privacy, Extra thick windows to keep outside sound out and inside sound in. Game table with roulette; black-jack; and craps in upstairs living room. Original photography & paintings by local artists. Foosball table, Darts and lots of games for the kids....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Books For Kids
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Foosball
              • Game Room
              • Games
              • Games For Kids
              • Music Library:

                (5) 'IPOD' Docking Stations - Drop in your IPOD and listen to your tunes in all or any of the rooms!...moreless

              • Pool Table
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable:

                (6) New Flat screen, plasma, wall mounted TV in ALL bedrooms and T.V. in the living area....moreless

              • Stereo
              • Television
              • VCR
              • Video Library:

                Many dvd's to choose from. Kid friendly to action packed....moreless

              Theme

                  • Family

                  Attractions

                  • Arboretum
                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Forests
                  • Health/Beauty Spa
                  • Library
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Nude Beach
                  • Playground
                  • Pond
                  • Reefs
                  • Restaurants
                  • Synagogues
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Laundromat
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Antiquing
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Boating
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Horseshoes
                  • Miniature Golf
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Shelling
                  • Shopping
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Wildlife Viewing

                  Location Type

                  • Beach
                  • Beach View:

                    Four houses from the Beach and East Cliff Drive. One minute Walk to surf or swim in world famous waves at 'Pleasure Point', 26th and many more beaches...moreless

                  • Near The Ocean
                  • Ocean View:

                    Four houses from the Beach. Walk seconds to surf the world famous waves at Pleasure Point. Spots like 'Sewers, 1st, 2nd & 3rd peak, Pleasure Point, Wind & Sea, The Hook, 38th, 26th' etc. ...moreless

                  • Water View:

                    From Kitchen, Master Bd Rm, Living room and decks!...moreless

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Basketball Court
                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Ice Skating
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Mountaineering
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Racquetball
                  • Rock Climbing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Spelunking
                  • Surf Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area

                  General

                  • Activities Guide
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Elevator:

                    By Reservation...moreless

                  • Filtered Water
                  • Firewood
                  • Garage:

                    Garage comes loaded with beach cruiser bikes, boogie boards, surfboards and beach chairs...moreless

                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating:

                    Radiant heated floors...moreless

                  • Iron & Board
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided:

                    All high quality cotton linens are provided and clean ready for your arrival....moreless

                  • Living Room
                  • Local Activities Guide
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Paper Towels
                  • Parking:

                    2 - 4 cars can park in the driveway...moreless

                  • Parking Off Street:

                    Street parking...moreless

                  • Parking On Street
                  • Safe
                  • Security System
                  • Telephone:

                    (3) Cordless phones with wireless internet. ...moreless

                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine:

                    Use a small amount of HE provided laundry detergent please....moreless

                  • Wireless Internet:

                    Secure wireless internet provided! WI-FI password posted in the house....moreless

                  • Wood Fireplace:

                    Wood-burning, gas ignition fireplace in master bedroom. Great backyard fire pit....moreless

                  Kitchen

                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Blender
                  • Catering Available:

                    We can connect you with the highest quality chefs and caterers....moreless

                  • Coffee Grinder
                  • Coffee Maker:

                    And espresso maker...moreless

                  • Cooking Utensils:

                    Everything needed to make your own gourmet meals, that is if you choose not to try any of the amazing restaurants nearby. Or hire one of the amazing chefs and relax at home and be pampered....moreless

                  • Dishes & Utensils:

                    Serving platters...moreless

                  • Dishwasher:

                    Stainless Steel Silent dishwasher...moreless

                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Kitchen:

                    Truly a chef's kitchen! 5 separate work stations All stainless steel with plenty of room for all to cook. Everything needed to cook a gourmet meal. Lots of appliances, cookware, dishes, etc....moreless

                  • Microwave:

                    This is a convection oven as well as a microwave oven...moreless

                  • Oven:

                    Wolf - small and large ovens...moreless

                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator:

                    Sub-Zero Stainless Steel Refrigerator and Freezer + 2 small pull out drawer refrigerators in kitchen, plus small refrigerators on each level....moreless

                  • Stove:

                    Wolf Range...moreless

                  • Stove
                  • Toaster

                  Outside

                  • Balcony:

                    (2) Kitchen/dining room deck and living room deck....moreless

                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Chairs
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Bicycles
                  • Deck / Patio:

                    (4) Kitchen Deck w/ ocean views, Living Room Deck w/ ocean views, 2 bedrooms access backyard patio surrounded yards....moreless

                  • Large Cooler
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Outdoor Grill Gas
                  • Patio
                  • Small Cooler
                  • Walkway To Water
                  • Wood Deck

                  Payment Type

                  • Amex
                  • Mastercard
                  • Visa

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Hot Tub:

                    In back yard with privacy from any neighbors. Has special high grade Silver Filter! ...moreless

                  • Outdoor Hot Tub

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      House Cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional
                           

                          Reviews

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Winter
                          Dec 1 - Mar 31, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $500 $550
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          Spring Break
                          Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $600
                          Spring
                          May 1 - Jun 11, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          $500 $550
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          Summer 2015 + Holidays
                          Jun 12 - Sep 15, 2015
                          5 night min stay
                          $725 $750
                          Fri, Sat, Sun
                          Fall 2015
                          Sep 16 - Oct 31, 2015
                          2 night min stay
                          $600

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Cleaning(starts at $250) $250 + tax
                          • Tax Rate 11%

                          Notes:

                          5 night min. waived ~ first two weeks in June ~ second to the last week of August. Also 7 days from check in date. Please no loud music or loud conversation outside (esp. on front balcony please) after 10pm.

                          Security Deposit is $1000+ (postdated for check out date). This check is not cashed and is returned marked VOID if there are no damage to the house or property.

                          Payment due at time of booking. Payment plan may be considered (please ask). Payer must be named on the Contract. 2.5% fee for MasterCard or Visa. 3.5% fee for AMEX credit cards.


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                          Last updated: 12/07/2014
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                          Location

                          38 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          San Jose International
                          5 Miles
                          Nearest Golf
                          De LaVeaga Golf Course
                          2 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Highway 1
                          0.1 Miles
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          LOTS OF RESTAURANTS
                          0.1 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          Pleasure Point/Rockview/30th Ave/26th Ave walking

                          Car: Not Necessary

                          The famous Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is just minutes away. Mountain terrain flows seamlessly to beach life. The Mystery Spot you must check out! Roaring Camp's train/amusement picnic area. Henry Cowell State Redwoods hiking trails and camping. Big Basin Giant Redwood forests. Tennis clubs throughout town, Off road Automobile terrain park, world class golf courses nearby. Also, did you know we have a zip line? See: www.canopy-tours.com/canopy-tours/redwoods-canopy-tour-Mount-Hermon-ca.html

                          If you are wondering what's happening in Santa Cruz or are interested in local real estate ask Monica for references 831-818-2435

                           

                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 2005

                          About the owner: Monica Bowman This is my favorite beach neighborhood. you can feel everyone having fun and relaxing. I love walking these beaches and watching our amazing surfers and enjoying the great shops, cafe's and restaurants. Call my Manager Irene at (831) 818-1688

                          Why the Owner Chose Santa Cruz:
                          This is Pleasure Point! Who wouldn't want to be here, located within walking distance to some of the best beaches and surf spots on the west coast! We are so lucky to be here, to feel the ocean air and enjoy this amazing custom designed home. It is architecturally unique and beautiful. Everything from the custom copper, decorative etched glass windows, handmade stainless steel banana leaf railings, the solid book matched marble throughout the whole home. Many of the light fixtures are hand blown in Italy. The art work is done by local artists. Lovingly cared for, for you to enjoy~

                          The Unique Benefits at this House:
                          This LUXURIOUS HOME provides every comfort we can think of for our guests. You can relax indoors or outdoors in the tropical yards, the soft water system through out the home leaves your skin and hair feeling great! Ipod stations on every floor. Every comfort is thought of :)


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                          Speaks: english

                           

                          Photos

                          • Six doors from Pleasure Point Beach, ten to Rockview, twelve to Moran Beach/Park

                            Six doors from Pleasure Point Beach, ten to Rockview, twelve to Moran Beach/Park

                          • Elegant spiral staircase in Entry ~ or request use of the Elevator.

                            Elegant spiral staircase in Entry ~ or request use of the Elevator.

                          • Sunny bright Living Space on third floor - has balcony with peak of  the ocean.

                            Sunny bright Living Space on third floor - has balcony with peak of the ocean.

                          • Center island sink is an amazing place to display a feast over ice!

                            Center island sink is an amazing place to display a feast over ice!

                          • Master Bedroom with fireplace/walk in closet - adj. marble Bath Tub sep. Shower

                            Master Bedroom with fireplace/walk in closet - adj. marble Bath Tub sep. Shower

                          • This Queen bedroom has a full sized closet with flat screen wall mounted TV.

                            This Queen bedroom has a full sized closet with flat screen wall mounted TV.

                          • Big Bedroom - has space for a futon on the floor too.  TV is wall mounted

                            Big Bedroom - has space for a futon on the floor too. TV is wall mounted

                          • Lower level bathroom - next to billiards and dart board!

                            Lower level bathroom - next to billiards and dart board!

                          • Move the chaise lounges to enjoy the sun!

                            Move the chaise lounges to enjoy the sun!

                          • Ginger in the backyard - in bloom in the Summer.

                            Ginger in the backyard - in bloom in the Summer.

                          • Rockview Beach at low tide - check your dates with the local tide chart

                            Rockview Beach at low tide - check your dates with the local tide chart

                          • Roaring Camp Railway in Felton 25 minutes away.   - photo credit Sack N. Yelp

                            Roaring Camp Railway in Felton 25 minutes away. - photo credit Sack N. Yelp

                          • Waterfall leads to tranquil koi filled pool and reading bench.

                            Waterfall leads to tranquil koi filled pool and reading bench.

                          • Koi in our tranquility pond out front

                            Koi in our tranquility pond out front

                          • View of the Monterey Bay from our front balcony...

                            View of the Monterey Bay from our front balcony...

                          • Beautiful skylights on third floor

                            Beautiful skylights on third floor

                          • Master Bathroom, two basins, bathtub, and separate glass enclosed shower.

                            Master Bathroom, two basins, bathtub, and separate glass enclosed shower.

                          • Hall Bathroom on ground floor-with beautiful matchbook marble slabs twin basins.

                            Hall Bathroom on ground floor-with beautiful matchbook marble slabs twin basins.

                          • Pink Room - wall mounted TV - with a door out to backyard/hot tub.

                            Pink Room - wall mounted TV - with a door out to backyard/hot tub.

                          • Lowest Floor, so much space!  Billiard table, dart board, mini- refrig. 1/2 bath

                            Lowest Floor, so much space! Billiard table, dart board, mini- refrig. 1/2 bath

                          • Fenced backyard ~ Firepit is great for smores!

                            Fenced backyard ~ Firepit is great for smores!

                          • Hot Tub in back ~ enjoy the stars at night!

                            Hot Tub in back ~ enjoy the stars at night!

                          • Stand up paddleboarding at the Yacht Harbor - 10 min. away -photo credit Scott R

                            Stand up paddleboarding at the Yacht Harbor - 10 min. away -photo credit Scott R

                          • Great room on 3rd floor, Living, Dining, Kitchen

                            Great room on 3rd floor, Living, Dining, Kitchen

                          VRBO #229690

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                          This listing was first published here in 2009.

                          Date last modified - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

                          $500 - $750 per night (USD)
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                          3 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 16

                          View calendar: Updated 12/07/14
                          Minimum stay: 2-5 nights
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                          Member since: 2009
                          Speaks: english
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                          • Calendar last updated: 12/07/2014
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                          Six doors from the Beach! Dec. 12 - 13 for $1250

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