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Beachside Aptos Getaway - 2BR - Quick Walk to the Beach

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Charming living space with fold-out futon - for relaxing after fun in the sun!

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Last updated: 07/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Aptos house description

Beachside Aptos is a comfortable, dual-level, family town home situated 1 block from the beach at Rio Del Mar… just far enough to feel peacefully apart from the crowds, but an easy amble to the beach. This popular beach runs south of Santa Cruz and boasts miles of sand, and a variety of restaurants from the elegant Rio Cafe to several delis. There is also a shopping center with a major grocery store; sundries and hardware stores; a movie theater and other shops and restaurants nearby. A 2 minute walk takes you to the Seacliff State Park and Beach with BBQ and picnic areas, fishing pier and walking path. Usually lovely weather year-round.

This furnished vacation home has vaulted ceilings; tile and carpeted floors; large, open floor plan; and its own private deck. The secluded deck is a wonderful spot to relax and listen to the ocean. The kitchen has a bar counter with bar stools and a separate family style dining table. The tiled counter tops. Dishes, utensils, and appliances are included. Heating and ceiling fans makes this home comfortable year-round. Enjoy the great outdoors on the peaceful and serene Rio Del Mar Beach.

Linens are included at no extra charge. Stove, dishwasher, microwave, coffee pot, toaster and blender are all there to make you feel at home during your stay (plates, silverware and cookware provided).

2 Bedrooms, 1 bath. Sleeps up to 4 adults and 2 children.

Information and guides available at the home to plan your day-trips at the beaches, in the town or to enjoy culinary delights!

Parking available off-street. Pets OK.

Home is extremely CLEAN, has patio furniture; and a BBQ.

Our guest comments will give you an idea of what others have said after staying at Beachside Aptos. You will see that this is a great place in a fabulous location.

Ready to accommodate your beach visit. We appreciate all comments and reviews that will help make Beachside Aptos a wonderful getaway for visitors to the Aptos and Santa Cruz beach areas.

Property Type

      • House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Pets Considered:

                Dogs only with additional pet addendum to rental agreement....moreless

              • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

                Please contact owner for details....moreless

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining Area Seats:

                6...moreless

              • Kitchen
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Microwave
              • Seating for 6 people

              Amenities

              • Parking Off Street
              • Living Room seats 6
              • Hair Dryer
              • Parking
              • Towels Provided
              • Heating
              • Linens Provided
              • Washing Machine
              • Clothes Dryer

              Other Amenities

                  • Clean, great location, fully furnished, appliances included, tile flooring downstairs, carpeting upstairs, heating, ceiling fans, 2-stories, iPod docking, great for family gatherings or for a couple's private getaway!...moreless

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Video Library
                  • Television
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • CD Player

                  Communications

                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Internet

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Balcony

                  Activities

                  • Museums
                  • Snorkeling/Diving
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Hiking
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Tennis
                  • Swimming
                  • Surfing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Wind-Surfing
                  • Golf
                  • Fishing
                  • Cycling
                  • Sailing
                  • Kayaking
                  • Walking
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Beachcombing
                  • Whale Watching
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Wildlife Viewing
                  • Shopping
                  • Shelling
                  • Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Restaurants
                  • Cinemas
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Antiquing
                  • Parasailing
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 75 traveler reviews
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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Summer Rates
                  Jul 6 - Aug 18, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $225 $295
                  Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                  End of Summer
                  Aug 19 - Aug 28, 2014
                  2 night min stay
                  $195 $295
                  Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun
                  Labor Day Wkend
                  Aug 29 - Sep 1, 2014
                  3 night min stay
                  $325
                  Fall and Winter
                  Oct 1 - May 21, 2015
                  2 night min stay
                  $225
                  My Standard Rate
                  2 night min stay
                  $225 $225
                  Fri, Sat
                  $1,295

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning Fee $125
                  • Pet Fee $75
                  • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
                  • Tax Rate 11%

                  Notes:

                  Linens are included at no additional cost.

                  Pets welcome with approval and pet addendum. Pet fee subject to change.


                  Cancellation policy:

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


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                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 07/22/2014
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                  Location

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                    Rio Del Mar Beach View on map

                    Long, seven-mile, sandy beach great for families. Quiet, secluded beach area with charm. Opens to a flat walking path through Seacliff State Park. Bonfire rings and barbecue/picnic areas. Clean restrroms and outdoor showers. Pet-friendly beach.

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                    Seacliff State Park View on map

                    Popular beach with plenty of family-friendly activities. Make sure to check out the visitor's center, featuring exhibits of Monterey Bay’s natural history and the concrete ship. There's a convenient foot bridge over Aptos Creek that connects Rio Del Mar to Seacliff State Park. Enjoy an easy 3 mile walk along Seacliff Trail. http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=543

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                  • C

                    Pixie Deli View on map

                    Great sandwich and salad choices. Sit under umbrella seating with frozen desserts and drinks. You will LOVE this cozy deli - the best place to hang out on a warm summer day with your pets (very pet friendly).

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                    Cafe Rio Restaurant View on map

                    Weekday happy hour specials to die for (pastas, tacos, burgers, etc.)! Incredible prices. Known for elaborately rich desserts. Outdoor patio seating is heated and happy to accomodate your vacationing dog. For returning visitors: Cafe Rio has reopened and is better than ever (trust us!)!!

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                    Cafe - Full of Beans at the Beach View on map

                    Cute family-run coffee house. Delicious fare with relaxed seating inside and outside. Full espresso menu. Smoothies and fresh-squeezed juices. Dog friendly!

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                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2011

                  About the owner: Grateful to have an Aptos home to open to new friends - and oh the joys of vacationing with your furry friend!

                  Why the Owner Chose Aptos:
                  Grew up visiting Santa Cruz beaches during summer vacations. Aptos has everything that I remember enjoying as a child along with the same charm it did years ago.

                  The Unique Benefits at this House:
                  This Aptos location gives you many options - from beach activities, walking the promenade, nearby hiking trails to fun and unique shopping.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

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                  Photos

                  • Charming living space with fold-out futon
- for relaxing after fun in the sun!

                    Charming living space with fold-out futon - for relaxing after fun in the sun!

                  • Breakfast counter

                    Breakfast counter

                  • Confortable queen bed - with deck

                    Confortable queen bed - with deck

                  • Enjoy your morning coffee on the upstairs deck and hear the waves roll.

                    Enjoy your morning coffee on the upstairs deck and hear the waves roll.

                  • Great bedroom with twin beds - comfortable!

                    Great bedroom with twin beds - comfortable!

                  • Welcome to your vacation getaway!

                    Welcome to your vacation getaway!

                  • Rio del Mar beach just minutes away! Pet-friendly beach.

                    Rio del Mar beach just minutes away! Pet-friendly beach.

                  • Seacliff beach and promenade walking path

                    Seacliff beach and promenade walking path

                  • Walk along Seacliff Beach. Stop at the cement ship and visitors center.

                    Walk along Seacliff Beach. Stop at the cement ship and visitors center.

                  • Walk one block to Aptos Creek pilings at Rio Del Mar beach

                    Walk one block to Aptos Creek pilings at Rio Del Mar beach

                  • Pixie deli - sandwiches, salads and beverages (great for a picnic)

                    Pixie deli - sandwiches, salads and beverages (great for a picnic)

                  • Your coffee spot - across the street from the beach

                    Your coffee spot - across the street from the beach

                  • Well stocked kitchen ready for cooking your meals

                    Well stocked kitchen ready for cooking your meals

                  • Kitchenette - serve 6 family members or friends comfortably

                    Kitchenette - serve 6 family members or friends comfortably

                  • Upstairs deck

                    Upstairs deck

                  • Spacious bathroom with all amenities included!

                    Spacious bathroom with all amenities included!

                  • Private front patio with seating and barbeque

                    Private front patio with seating and barbeque

                  • Have fun at Rio Del Mar Beach

                    Have fun at Rio Del Mar Beach

                  • A quick walk to Rio Del Mar Beach entrance

                    A quick walk to Rio Del Mar Beach entrance

                  • Take a relaxing walk on the beach, listen to the waves and collect beach-glass

                    Take a relaxing walk on the beach, listen to the waves and collect beach-glass

                  • The cement ship at sunset .... 150 steps from the front door.

                    The cement ship at sunset .... 150 steps from the front door.

                  • Rio Cafe - sophisticated eating on the beach

                    Rio Cafe - sophisticated eating on the beach

                  • Path at Nisene Marks State Park-shade of huge redwood trees is just 2 miles away

                    Path at Nisene Marks State Park-shade of huge redwood trees is just 2 miles away

                  VRBO #402497

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                  This listing was first published here in 2012.

                  Date last modified - Wednesday, July 16, 2014

                  $195 - $325 per night (USD)
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                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  View calendar: Updated 07/22/14
                  Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
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