Ocean Front.Sauna.Hot Tub.Steps to Beach.Relax in Style

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Last updated: 11/03/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

Vista Del Mar: Your premium vacation destination.
3 bed 2.5 ba sleeps up to 8 adults plus up to 4 children under 12. Many extras ~ Vista Del Mar has the vacation amenities you have been waiting for. Make this summer an extra special one, and visit this relaxing private beachfront villa. Enjoy being in the best spot in Santa Cruz, Pleasure Point, in Live Oak. Easy beach access with your own Private steps. 26th ave/Moran lake beach literally just outside your door.
Life sure is sweet. Fire up the BBQ and watch the surfers and sailboats while the family relaxes on the patio next to the Outdoor Fire pit.
A one of a kind home with features such as a full 6-8 person sauna and a tournament sized pool table! Large Hot tub with a panoramic view of the ocean. 3800 square feet of premium vacation rental amenities. 3 bedrooms 2.5 bathrooms including a den and a game room. Formal dining area fit for a full 6 course meal. Full gourmet kitchen.Two 55” flat screen tv’s. Three easy to light gas fireplaces for cozy evenings after a day at the beach. Soak up the luxury you deserve at this premium vacation destination. It’s about time to treat yourself to a real vacation and relax at Vista Del Mar. Surf boards skim boards, and boogie boards are available for those who can't get enough of the water.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 3600 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    sorry no pets at the vista please...moreless

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12, Beds for 8-12

  • Master Bedroom: 1 king


  • Main Floor Bedroom: 1 queen


  • Den: 1 double, 2 twin/ single


  • Upstairs Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 baby crib


  • Game Room: 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    1 Queen size air bed...moreless

  • King size beds (1) Master bedroom features a king sized bed with a view of the ocean, Queen size Beds (2) both upstairs bedrooms are queens, Double Beds (1) in Den with Twin or Single Beds (2), Queen size futon/sofa as well as a queen size Air bed in Game Room with Twin or Single Beds (2)...moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Downstairs bathroom: toilet


  • Upstairs bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower, jetted tub


  • Master bathroom: toilet, shower, jetted tub


Other Amenities

  • On the beach in between 26th ave and Moran Lake beaches. One of the most beautiful views in Santa Cruz is waiting for you....moreless


  • DVD Player
  • Game Room:

    48" Table for card games next to the tournament sized pool table, free standing gas fireplace, wet bar, 55" wall mount HD. TV. and DVD player, games in bench cubbys. All with incredible ocean views....moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    large 55 " HD. TV's in upper game room and great room living area...moreless


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


  • Arboretum
  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Marina
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Miniature Golf
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shelling
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    This beach is a locals favorite and you have a front row seat. Beautiful sunsets are seen from the patio and balcony while the Great Room lights hues of orange and pink as the sun slowly fades....moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Vista del Mar has a stairway which leads from the front garden to the sand. Easy to get the kids in for a snack before skipping back to the beach for more play time....moreless

  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront:

    See, hear, smell and feel the fresh breeze of the ocean while you sit on the porch watching the dolphins, surfers and sailboats. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

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


  • Dining:

    A large dining table sits in front of the windows facing the ocean with vaulted ceiling....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Gas Fireplace:

    easy to light... no wood needed...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:


  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    High Quality bed linens and towels provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Beautiful views, leather couches, vaulted ceiling, 55' flat TV. with DVD. ...moreless

  • Parking:

    On the street 2 parking permits provided...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    Room for two cars only in front of the garage...moreless

  • Telephone:

    local calls...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    large newer model front loading washer and dryer...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    throughout the home...moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    G.E Monogram Double Oven with Convection....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Beautiful New Stainless Fridge...moreless

  • Stove:

    48" Jenn Air Stove Top, four burners with griddle....moreless

  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    with high bar Teak table and chairs off of the game room. One of the upstairs bed rooms with private deck and ocean view...moreless

  • Bicycles:

    Bicycles are available for rent from a recommended local shop. delivery is free...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    large Teak table and chairs on the patio for outdoor dining. Upper deck off game room with high bar Teak table and chairs ...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    many succulents and tropical flowers surround the house. ...moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Sauna:

    large 6-8 person sauna next to the master bath...moreless



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Winter Holidays
Dec 18 - Jan 8, 2016
7 night min stay


Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $99
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Departure Cleaning $350
  • Tax Rate 11%


We prefer 7 night rentals and offer a free night in the weekly rate for doing so. On the rare occasion, the Owner will allow a 5 night or 6 night booking at the rate of $975 per night.

For bookings over 10 nights, the Owner requires a mid-stay cleaning at the fee of $250. This will be just be touch up cleaning to maintain the floors and bathrooms.

To ensure that Vista del Mar remains well maintained, for rentals of 10 nights or more we required a mid-stay cleaning.

Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting manager when booking.

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Last updated: 11/03/2015
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32 Miles
Nearest Airport
1.5 Miles
Nearest Barpub
The Crows Nest
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
32 Miles
Nearest Train
Amtrak San Jose
5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy 1
1.5 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
The Crows Nest
Santa Cruz
Nearest Beach
26th avenue beach at pleasure point

Car: Necessary

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is a 10 minute drive away. The village of Capitola is just 5 minutes away. The nightlife in Capitola includes live music and several festivals during the summer. Don't miss the Wednesday night Santa Cruz Yacht Club Sailboat regatta in full view from the patio and balcony! This location is amazing. A vacation for the whole family to remember forever!


Manager info

Year Purchased: 1980

The Unique Benefits at this House:
We never miss a sunset. The sound of the waves and the natural beauty of this area make living here very special.

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Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • The dining table faces the ocean

    The dining table faces the ocean

  • Master bd tempurpedic king with a view. Attached master ba w/jacuzzi tub

    Master bd tempurpedic king with a view. Attached master ba w/jacuzzi tub

  • Tournament sized table in the game room

    Tournament sized table in the game room

  • views from your private hot tub

    views from your private hot tub

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  • full 8 person sauna

    full 8 person sauna

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Saturday, November 28, 2015

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