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Panoramic Ocean Views - Across Street from Beach - Gated

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Last updated: 10/09/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Enjoy panoramic views and stunning sunsets from this exquisite upscale 3 bedroom 2 1/2 bath home located just across the street from the beach. Beach access is steps away!

This 3 level home is located almost at the end of Beach Drive in the exclusive gated Rio Sands Community. It is fully furnished with all conveniences including an elevator. The elevated height provides views that are superior to some of the beach front homes.

The bottom level has two 2-car garages (parking for 4 cars) and elevator access.

The second level has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and tiled ocean view deck. Enjoy the exceptionally large master bedroom with marble fireplace and walk-in closet. The elegant master bathroom has a Jacuzzi tub, full separate shower and bidet.

On the third level is a spacious living room with marble fireplace and flat screen TV, dining area with marble fireplace, large kitchen with granite countertops, eating/game nook, 1/2 bath and deck.

Off street parking in front of rental requires Permits which we provide.

Number Allowed in Unit: 8
Beds: 1 King, 1 Queen, 2 Twins, 2 Twin Floor Mats

No Pets
No Smoking

Keywords: House


Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 2550 sq. ft.
  • Details:

    Elevator : Lower Level Garages, Middle Level Bedrooms, Upper Level Living Area/Kitchen/Dining...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Minimum Age 25...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Accessible:


Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Queen Size Aero Bed Available to Use


  • Books
  • CD Player


  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Boating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beach
  • Beach View
  • Near The Ocean
  • Ocean View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    In addition to the Dining Area sitting 6, the Game/Eating Nook seats 4 (next to dining area) plus 4 bar stools at kitchen counter...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator:

    Lower Level Garages, Middle Level Bedrooms, Upper Level Living Area/Kitchen/Dining...moreless

  • Free Long Distance
  • Garage:

    Two 2-car garages...moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    3 Gas Fireplaces...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Sheets provided. Bath towels available for a small additional fee....moreless

  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    2 parking passes provided for outside parking (in addition to garage parking)...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wireless provided, however connection cannot be guaranteed...moreless


  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Beach Chairs
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Charcoal BBQ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub


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from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sept 7 to Nov 19
Sep 7 - Nov 19, 2015
3 night min stay
$400 $450
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
Nov 20 to Nov 28
Nov 20 - Nov 28, 2015
4 night min stay
Nov 29 to Dec 17
Nov 29 - Dec 17, 2015
2 night min stay
Dec 18 to Jan 2
Dec 18 - Jan 2, 2016
4 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Cleaning Fee $240 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

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Last updated: 10/09/2015
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Enjoy wonderful walks and sunsets along this largest stretch of beach in the area. Close to Capitola Village and Santa Cruz. Great restaurants and yearly activities make this a wonderful year round vacation destination.

Other Activities: Boating, Miniature golf, Shopping, Kayaking, Shelling, Health/Beauty Spa.


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  • Exterior


  • Living Area

    Living Area

  • Eating Area

    Eating Area

  • Eating/Game Nook

    Eating/Game Nook

  • Master Bedroom - Opposite Wall

    Master Bedroom - Opposite Wall

  • Master Bath - Sinks

    Master Bath - Sinks

  • Bedroom with Twin Beds

    Bedroom with Twin Beds

  • Upper Balcony

    Upper Balcony

  • Sunset from Balcony

    Sunset from Balcony

  • Home as seen from the beach!

    Home as seen from the beach!

  • Living Area View

    Living Area View

  • Kitchen


  • Master Bedroom

    Master Bedroom

  • Master Bath

    Master Bath

  • Queen Bedroom

    Queen Bedroom

  • Lower Balcony

    Lower Balcony

  • View to North (towards Capitola)

    View to North (towards Capitola)

VRBO #246220

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