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Best Westside Beach Boardwalk & Surf Location

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Large 15 year new main house (~2800 sq. ft.). 4 BR, 3 BA. Optional studio.

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Last updated: 06/27/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

2800 square foot main house (4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms).
Main house is 15 years new with gourmet kitchen including spacious island with gas cooktop, double ovens, large LG fridge. Master bedroom and bath are 400+ square feet and include king bed, 42' flatscreen TV, hardwood floor, large bay windows looking out onto a beautiful Monterey Bay Cyprus tree, master bath includes separate toilet, spa tub, enclosed shower, 2 separate sinks and vanities, large mirrors.
Two additional upstairs bedrooms include one with a queen bed and one with 2 twin beds. These bedrooms share a bathroom with a tub/shower combination and vanity with 2 sinks.
Downstairs bedroom includes twin daybed with trundle that pulls out to a king size bed. Bathroom with shower stall accessible to downstairs bedroom. Queen sofa sleeper in the living room available to sleep up to 2 more guests. Total sleeping capacity in main house is 8-10.
Full kitchen is open to family room with 46' flatscreen TV and large sectional sofa for relaxing after a long day at the beach. Additional living room area includes 2 sofas and chairs for reading, games, much deserved naps.
Optional studio has a king size bed and a twin sofa sleeper. Will sleep up to 3. Bathroom with shower stall. Additional complete kitchen with full size appliances including range, oven, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, table & chairs. Sitting area in studio includes a gas stove and a 32' flat screen TV.
Large flagstone back yard has raised stone beds with a built in fireplace, gas grill and sink. Ample cozy outdoor seating for alfresco meals and sitting around the fire. A mature oak tree, Japanese maple tree, and pine tree give the back yard a lush ambience. Outdoor shower with hot and cold water is perfect for rinsing off after at day the beach or surfing.
There is an alley behind the property. The garage and the studio face the alley. The house comes with one legal off-street parking space on driveway off the alley. There is plenty of legal street parking on the Phelan Court cul-de-sac. Nearby Lighthouse and Laguna streets also have legal parking accessible via the alley. (This area does not have permit parking for the coastal homes like the Eastside of Santa Cruz does.)

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Property Type

  • House
  • 2800 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking in home or on premises. See contract for details....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Pet friendly. Downstairs living areas are tiled. Very friendly to pets....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 king

    Twin daybed with real mattresses that pull out to a king bed...moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    Made up as king unless otherwise specified....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • This home is not a full-time rental. This is our family vacation home that is sometimes rented as per our calendar. There are not numerous vacation rental homes in the area, so you can have a quiet vacation and feel like a local in this superb beach location. We have a guest book with listings of our favorite restaurants and things to do that will hopefully make your stay a pleasurable one....moreless

Entertainment

  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television:

    46' flat screen in family room/kitchen area. MBR has 42' flat screen. Optional studio has 32' flat screen....moreless

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Bay/Sound
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Synagogues
  • Theme Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Location Type

  • Beachfront:

    2 short blocks in 2 directions to the Pacific Ocean and Monterey Bay Beaches. Cowell's Beach/Santa Cruz Main beach .5 mile. 2 min walk to surfing. House faces Lighthouse Field State Park and beach....moreless

  • Downtown:

    Pacific Avenue at the heart of Santa Cruz downtown is leisurely 20 minute walk and about 3/4 of a mile. Many restaurants, shops, movie theaters, grocery stores, pharmacy....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Beautiful Santa Cruz mountains. Redwood forests. Big Basin State Park. Henry Cowell State Park. Take the Roaring Camp train from Main Beach to the Redwoods and back!...moreless

  • Resort:

    Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is .5 mile or 10 minute walk from the house. Seaside roller coasters, 100 year old carousel, arcades, amusement park rides for kids of all ages. Municipal wharf....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Kitchen dining seats 6-8 comfortably. 10 is tight....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Gas in MBR. Optional studio has gas stove. Outdoor wood burning fireplace....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    High speed wireless is included....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    One off-street space in driveway off alley behind house. Plenty of street parking available....moreless

  • Telephone:

    Local calls only. Use your cell for long-distance....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    Washer/dryer in main house....moreless

Kitchen

  • Pantry Items:

    The basics. Salt, pepper, sugar. Bring your groceries and any specialty items. There are great grocery store close by....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    5 years new large LG french door with freezer on bottom....moreless

  • Stove:

    Gas. In island....moreless

  • Toaster:

    4 slice....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
 

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Jul 14 - Jul 13, 2015
7 night min stay

$5,749

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $3,000
  • Pet Fee $300
  • Checkout cleaning charge $250 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until full payment is received, signed contract is returned and reservation is confirmed. Security/damage deposit of $3000 is due 3 weeks prior to arrival.

Reservation confirmed after payment is received & signed contract is returned. A $3000 reservation payment is required if booking prior to 90 days. The $300/pet fee is not refundable and payable at time of $3000 damage deposit. Full payment required 90 days prior to arrival.


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Last updated: 06/27/2015
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Location

  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

    "This seaside amusement park can be enjoyed "by the ride" or with an all-day ticket. There's..."

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  • Natural Bridges State Beach

    "On the migration path for Monarch butterflies, there is a "Monarch Resting Place" in a eucal..."

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  • Mystery Spot

    "Worth the short drive in to the local hills. The tour is professional. Typical "exit throu..."

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  • Steamer Lane

    "This legendary break is home to many annual surf contests, kayaking events, paddle surf even..."

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  • Santa cruz surfing Museum

    "This tiny museum is just on the other side of Lighthouse Field (at the end of our street). ..."

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  • University of California - Santa Cruz

    "Only rated a "3" because I wouldn't put it at the top of my list for a first trip to SC. Ho..."

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  • Cowell Beach

    "Great beach for building sandcastles, skin boarding, beginning surfer waves. City lifeguards."

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  • Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf

    "This 1/2 mile long wharf has restaurants, fish markets, ice-cream, candy, kayak rentals, boa..."

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  • Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

    "Great for hikers and campers!"

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  • The Penny Ice Creamery

  • Lighthouse Point Park

    "You can see this park at the end of our street. It fronts the ocean and is lovely to walk th..."

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  • Santa Cruz Harbor

    "You can rent boats for sailing/cruising day trips or sunset cruises. Fishing vessels too. ..."

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  • Harbor Cafe

    "Great breakfast. Get there early! It is popular."

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  • West Cliff Drive

    "This is where the locals walk, bike, check out the surf, meet up and mingle with the tourist..."

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  • El Palomar Restaurant

    "The taco bar is the best. Great value. Bar is also good. Dining area is fine, traditional..."

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  • Wilder Ranch State Park

    "Great historical dairy farm. Wonderful walking on the bluffs."

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  • The Hook

    "This is the break on the East side of Santa Cruz."

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  • Monarch Butterfly Trail

    "A wonder."

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  • Main Beach

    "Well kept beach that gets crowded in the summer. Right in front of the boardwalk. "

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  • New Leaf Community Markets

    "Great local supermarket and health food store. Produce is the best."

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  • Safeway

    "Good for the basics. Has a Starbucks."

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  • Capitola Wharf

    "Worth a visit. Lots of good restaurants with views."

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  • Soif Wine Bar Restaurant

    "Great wine bar, small plates and full menu. One of the best restaurants in SC."

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  • La Posta

    "Best Italian restaurant in SC."

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  • 515 Kitchen & Cocktails

    "Food is awesome. Creative drink menu. Al fresco and indoor seating with hip ambiance."

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  • Marianne's Ice Cream

    "Oldest and best-loved in SC. Many creative one-of-a-kind flavors."

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  • Top A Lot Yogurt

    "Locally owned. Pour your own and add your own toppings!"

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  • The Buttery Bakery Cafe

    "Best baked goods and wonderful sandwiches, homemade food to eat in or take out."

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  • Mobo Sushi

    "Our favorite sushi bar. "

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  • Surfrider Cafe

    "Great family dining. "

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25 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Jose International
0.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Aquarius Bar, Municipal Wharf - many options
7 Miles
Nearest Golf
DeLaveaga Golf Course, Pasatiempo Golf Course
0.5 Miles
Nearest Train
Roaring Camp Train at Main Beach
1.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Highway 1
0.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
Aquarius Bar, Municipal Wharf - many options
175 Miles
Nearest Ski
Lake Tahoe
0.2 Miles
Nearest Beach
Cowell's Beach/Main Beach Santa Cruz

Car: Recommended

Enjoy walking along the cliffs of West Cliff Drive or surf at world famous Steamer Lane. Standup Paddle Boarder's paradise just outside the surf line and hang out with the otters (or get in the surf yourself).

Take a 45 minute drive to largest waves on the west coast. One of the most popular surfing spots, Mavericks is known for some of the biggest waves and wildest surfing conditions in Northern California. Every year, Mavericks hosts surfing events that draw hundreds of spectators interested in watching many of the top surfers in the world. Even on a non-event day, watching the surfers tackle the enormous waves can be exciting.

 

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  • Large 15 year new main house (~2800 sq. ft.).  4 BR, 3 BA.  Optional studio.

    Large 15 year new main house (~2800 sq. ft.). 4 BR, 3 BA. Optional studio.

  • Large MBR with king bed, hardwood floors, 42' TV, gas fireplace, tree views.

    Large MBR with king bed, hardwood floors, 42' TV, gas fireplace, tree views.

  • MBR private bathroom with large stall shower.

    MBR private bathroom with large stall shower.

  • Family room with 46' TV and media center, open to kitchen.  French doors to yard

    Family room with 46' TV and media center, open to kitchen. French doors to yard

  • Eat-in kitchen table. Expands to accommodate 8-10.

    Eat-in kitchen table. Expands to accommodate 8-10.

  • Queen bed in tastefully decorated guest bedroom.

    Queen bed in tastefully decorated guest bedroom.

  • King Bedroom. Can be made as twin beds on request.

    King Bedroom. Can be made as twin beds on request.

  • Inviting front entry with porch swing and tree views.  Hear & smell the ocean!

    Inviting front entry with porch swing and tree views. Hear & smell the ocean!

  • Side yard features calming lighted fountain and reclining chairs.

    Side yard features calming lighted fountain and reclining chairs.

  • Enjoy the peaceful flagstone yard, mature trees, raised beds, ample chairs...

    Enjoy the peaceful flagstone yard, mature trees, raised beds, ample chairs...

  • Outdoor shower with hot and cold water.  Perfect for showering off after beach!

    Outdoor shower with hot and cold water. Perfect for showering off after beach!

  • Main house floor plan.

    Main house floor plan.

  • Out door seating for 12+

    Out door seating for 12+

  • Gas fireplace in MBR.  Great ambience.  Also adds warmth on chilly nights.

    Gas fireplace in MBR. Great ambience. Also adds warmth on chilly nights.

  • MBR private bathroom.  Includes large spa tub suitable for up to two.

    MBR private bathroom. Includes large spa tub suitable for up to two.

  • Gourmet kitchen. Extra large island with gas cooktop.

    Gourmet kitchen. Extra large island with gas cooktop.

  • Large living room - seating for reading, chatting, games. Non-working fireplace.

    Large living room - seating for reading, chatting, games. Non-working fireplace.

  • Downstairs bedroom with twin daybed that pulls out to a king bed.  Real mattress

    Downstairs bedroom with twin daybed that pulls out to a king bed. Real mattress

  • Queen sofa sleeper.  Full downstairs bathroom and closet space steps away.

    Queen sofa sleeper. Full downstairs bathroom and closet space steps away.

  • Enjoy outdoor eating and relaxing by the fire.

    Enjoy outdoor eating and relaxing by the fire.

  • Outdoor fireplace, gas grill, heat lamp, blankets...get cozy

    Outdoor fireplace, gas grill, heat lamp, blankets...get cozy

  • Full view of 2 outdoor dining tables and cozy fireside seating.

    Full view of 2 outdoor dining tables and cozy fireside seating.

  • A welcoming walkway to your vacation home.

    A welcoming walkway to your vacation home.

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Minimum stay: 1-7 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few days
  • Response rate 30%
  • Calendar last updated 06/27/2015
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