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Sunny Seahouse 1/2 Block from Surf, Hot Tub, Wifi, Pet Friendly

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The Sunny Seahouse is just steps away from West Cliff Drive and the ocean

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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Welcome to the Sunny Seahouse. This Upscale beach home is just a hop skip and a jump from the ocean and West Cliff Drive a 3 mile long walk/bike path known for it's popular surf spots and numerous beaches. This newly renovated 3 bedroom 3 bath is situated on the sunny side of the Monterey Bay Sancutary. Guest are treated to a sparkling clean hot tub. We are 1.9 miles from Wilder Ranch State Park with great hiking and biking trails, 1.5 hour scenic coastal drive to San Francisco, 45 minute drive to Monterey & Carmel, just 2 minutes from local beaches. The Sunny Seahouse is available year around for nightly, weekly, and extended vacation rental accommodations.

Location, Location, Location...This oceanside getaway is the perfect retreat for a large family looking to experience all that Santa Cruz has to offer. Only a few blocks away from family-friendly Natural Bridges State Beach on the Westside home of tide pools and Monarch butterflies, local wineries, shops, organic brewery, french bakery/cafe, natural foods market and Dog/Kid-Friendly Derby park with Tennis Courts and Skate Park. Within two miles are the Boardwalk, Santa Cruz Lighthouse, Steamer's Lane, Wilder State Ranch, downtown and UCSC. Also just a short 1 hour drive to visit the Monterey Bay Aquarium, 17 mile drive and Carmel.

Extensively remodeled in Spring of 2011 the owners took pride in making this seaside home a calming and tranquil space by the sea. Light-filled, exquisitely furnished and tastefully-appointed this home offers a spacious living room with flat screen TV and plenty of seating to enjoy a movie at night after a fun day exploring. The spaciously remodeled kitchen is ready for you to entertain in with beautiful granite slab counters, porcelin tile floors, custom oak cabinets, gas range stove, stainless whirlpool refrigerator, all new ocean theme tableware, pots, pans, cooking utensils, toaster oven, coffe maker, bar seating and dining table for 6 or more. The open floor plan from the kitchen and living room to the backyard makes bar-b-ques fun and indoor-outdoor entertaining easy.

The master bedroom with private bath has a calming affect with it's ocean decor, king size bed, flat screen TV and seating area to kick back and read a good book. The second bedroom offers a queen size bed and cozy daybed with trundle. The third bedroom sleeps four with custom built dual adult sized bunk beds, large closet with a TV, board games and toys to keep young guest easily entertained.

Sunny Seahouse provides our visitors with a library of local travel tourism books and catalogs for you to use during your stay. Including State Park Passes to make it easy and accessible to Natural Bridges State Beach and Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf Parking Pass. We can also provide you with discount surf and stand-up paddle board rentals at the local surf shop up the street Arrow Surf and Sport Shop, $50 off shaping appointment with Bob Pearson to make a custom Pearson Arrow Surf or Stand-up Paddle Board and 10% off Arrow Surf and Sport Merchandise. Just Ask for more info.

Here are some fun activities to do in close proximity to Sunny Seahouse...
Surf or Standup Paddle at Cowells or World Famous Steamers Lane.
Visit the local Westside Farmers Market on Saturday's 9am-1pm
Visit Longs Marine Lab, free on the first Tuesday of every month.
Walk to Natural Bridges State Park and visit tidepools, park museum/store.
UCSC hike and biking trails
Visit Wilder Ranch State Park
Visit Light House Surf Museum, Wharf and Boardwalk
Take a sail on the Chardonnay Sail Boat, ask about our discount.
Walking distance to a dozen local wineries and brewery located off Swift Street.
Local Kelly's French Bakery and Iveta Cafe within Walking Distance, discounts available for Iveta Cafe.






Keywords: Retreat, getaway, beach house/home, remodeled, pet friendly, single level, comfortable, ocean front, upscale, handcrafted, custom, ocean view, seabreeze, family friendly, private, cozy, contemporary, clean

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome:

    Great family getaway crib available for use, dual custom bunk beds (sleeps 4) in the third bedroom with TV, DVD player and games....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Great dog park 1 block up the street called Derby Park and miles to walk along West Cliff Drive and the beach....moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Single level home with no stairs....moreless

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 10

  • Bedroom 1

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  • Bedroom 2

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  • Bedroom 3

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  • King size beds (1) King Bed located in Master Bedroom. (1) portable crib available, Queen size Beds (1) Queen Sized bed located in the second bedroom with day bed- trundle. (2nd bedroom sleeps 3-4), Twin or Single Beds (1) Day bed with trundle in the second bedroom., Bunk Beds (1) Custom Built Dual Bunk beds in the 3rd bedroom sleeps 4....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Portable Firepit, Outdoor tables and chairs, Umbrella.

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • VCR

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Leisure Activities

  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    A view of the ocean is seen from the front yard and drive way....moreless

  • Water View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    Mini-Laptop available to use....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Including bath and beach towels...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Spring
Apr 1 - May 31, 2015
3 night min stay
$325
$2,200 $5,000
Summer
Jun 1 - Sep 6, 2015
3 night min stay
$400
$2,800 $10,000
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$375
$2,500 $5,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Pet Fee $25 + tax
  • Booking Fee $50 + tax
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Linen-Cleaning Fee $175 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Last updated: 04/30/2015
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Location

The Sunny Seahouse is located just off Highway 1 on the beautiful Northern California coast along the edge of Monterey Bay just 1 mile north of Santa Cruz city limits. Easy access to many local attractions and points of interest: Monterey Bay Aquarium, Big Basin Henry Cowell, Wilder Ranch, Nicene Marks State Parks: mountain biking, hiking, horseback riding opportunities. Historic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Amusement Park, Local award winning wineries and tasting rooms just 3 blocks away, local organic brewery and French bakery. Roaring Camp Steam Locomotive Train. world renown surf spots Steamer Lane and Mavericks. Long Marine Laboratory. Seymore Marine Discovery center. Scuba and Snorkeling in the Monterey Bay's Kelp forests. Minutes from University of California Santa Cruz Campus. Santa Cruz is a culturally diverse area offering outstanding entertainment and dining year round including: Cabrillo Music Festival, Monterey Jazz Festival. Shakespeare Santa Cruz, Cultural Coucil's Open Studio Tours (Fall/Spring). First night Santa Cruz new years eve celebration.

 

Manager info

Year Purchased: 2009

About: Pictured Bob and Kathy Pearson (owners) with daughter Kaila at Cowells beach.


Contact us

Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • The Sunny Seahouse is just steps away from West Cliff Drive and the ocean

    The Sunny Seahouse is just steps away from West Cliff Drive and the ocean

  • Spacious Living Room with plenty of seating and flat screen TV.

    Spacious Living Room with plenty of seating and flat screen TV.

  • Master Bedroom with private bath and seating area looking out to the backyard.

    Master Bedroom with private bath and seating area looking out to the backyard.

  • Bedroom with custom built adult-size Bunk Beds, sleeps 4.

    Bedroom with custom built adult-size Bunk Beds, sleeps 4.

  • Beautiful West Cliff Drive

    Beautiful West Cliff Drive

  • Guest bathroom with shower over tub.

    Guest bathroom with shower over tub.

  • Indoor seating area in Master Bedroom looking out to backyard and hot tub.

    Indoor seating area in Master Bedroom looking out to backyard and hot tub.

  • Fully stocked Kitchen with granite counters.

    Fully stocked Kitchen with granite counters.

  • Warm Outdoor shower in backyard to hose off after the beach.

    Warm Outdoor shower in backyard to hose off after the beach.

  • Water-view off West Cliff Drive, photo taken from neighbors balcony.

    Water-view off West Cliff Drive, photo taken from neighbors balcony.

  • Remodeled Kitchen w/ bar/dinning table, granite counters & new appliances

    Remodeled Kitchen w/ bar/dinning table, granite counters & new appliances

  • Bedroom with Queen bed and daybed with twin trundle, sleeps 3-4.

    Bedroom with Queen bed and daybed with twin trundle, sleeps 3-4.

  • Fire pit, hot tub, grill and patio furniture for outdoor dining.

    Fire pit, hot tub, grill and patio furniture for outdoor dining.

  • The view from the corner of West Cliff Drive-Stockton Avenue Surf Spot.

    The view from the corner of West Cliff Drive-Stockton Avenue Surf Spot.

  • Backyard Patio with fire pit, grill, Weber BBque, Hot Tub and plenty of seating.

    Backyard Patio with fire pit, grill, Weber BBque, Hot Tub and plenty of seating.

  • Spacious Living room with large flat screen and comfortable seating.

    Spacious Living room with large flat screen and comfortable seating.

  • Master Bedroom Bath

    Master Bedroom Bath

  • Kiki the dog enjoying the sunshine in the backyard with gas grill and hot tub

    Kiki the dog enjoying the sunshine in the backyard with gas grill and hot tub

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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 70%
  • Calendar last updated 04/30/2015
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