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Charming and sunny cottage one block from Santa Cruz's best beach. Lovely 5 minute walk from our quiet street to the Yacht Harbor and its many waterview restaurants and activities.
Experience all that Santa Cruz has to offer in this cheerful, spacious and relaxing updated Craftsman bungalow from another era. Enjoy dining inside on the comfortable expandable 4-6 person kitchen table or outdoors on the warm sunny deck overlooking the beautiful flowering garden. Relax in the hot tub while gazing at the stars and breathing in the sea air. The cottage features 2 bedrooms with Queen size beds and ensuite full bathrooms on opposite ends of the house offering complete privacy.
Twin Lakes Beach, the local's favorite, is a block away. It's a wide sunny strand, perfect for sunning, body surfing or just taking in the view of the lighthouse, passing sailboats and wildlife. The house comes equipped with everything you need for a perfect day at the beach-boogie boards, beach chairs and beach towels.
You can have a great time without ever getting in your car. Strolling to the beach, dining at local restaurants. dancing to live music at the Crows Nest or sailing, kayaking or stand up paddling at the Yacht Harbor.
Within a 10 minute drive or a slightly longer cruise on our vintage tandem bike, enjoy the historic Santa Cruz Boardwalk, surfing at world famous Pleasure Point, the lovely beachside village of Capitola or lively downtown Santa Cruz. with it's many store, cafes, movie theaters, street musicians and quirky Surf City personaility.
Venture a little further and there is wine tasting, mountain biking and hiking. Monterey and Carmel are just a scenic 45 minute drive away on Highway 1.
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Warm and sunny deck overlooking lovely garden, patio table seats 4-6, Hot Tub, expandable kitchen table seats 4-6, ceiling fan in Master bedroom, 2 bedroom suites with full bathrooms, everything you need for the beach-beach chairs, umbrella, boogie boards, tandem bike, sand toys and beachwagon...moreless
Martin Luther King Weekend Jan 16 - Jan 19, 2015 3 night min stay
Presidents Weekend Feb 13 - Feb 16, 2015 3 night min stay
Shoulder Season 1 May 1 - May 21, 2015 2 night min stay
Memorial Day Weekend May 22 - May 25, 2015 3 night min stay
Summer May 26 - Jul 1, 2015 4 night min stay
$350 Fri, Sat
July 4th weekend Jul 2 - Jul 6, 2015 4 night min stay
Summer 2 Jul 7 - Sep 2, 2015 4 night min stay
$350 Fri, Sat
Labor Day Weekend Sep 3 - Sep 7, 2015 4 night min stay
Shoulder Season 2 Sep 8 - Sep 30, 2015 2 night min stay
My Standard Rate 2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
Refundable Security Fee$500
Book 7 nights and 1 night is free
High Season- 4 night minimum on weekends and holidays. 2 nights minimum during week.
Low Season- 2 night minimum., 3 night minimum on holidays.
$500 security deposit is needed to hold reservation. Half is due 60 days from check in and balance at 30 days.
All guests must sign and return rental agreement to confirm booking
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World famous Roller Coaster at nearby Beach Boardwalk, 15 State Parks from Big Basin Redwoods to over 29 miles of sandy beaches, Roaring Camp Steam Locomotive rides, Walking tours of Victorian homes, World famous bird watching area at Elk Horn Slough, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Whale watching tours, Shakespeare in the Park festival, Free musical concerts at Boardwalk, Capitola and many festivals, Unique museums from historical to Bigfoot, clubs with live entertainment every night. BMX bicycle park, new Skateboard park, Stand Up Paddling, Rock Climbing Gym, UC Santa Cruz and more. Home of the new Santa Cruz Warriors Basketball Team