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Minutes to the Beach Without Beach-Front Prices!

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Front view of corner lot. Park behind has a no neighbor feeling!

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  • Minimum stay:2-4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

3 Bedroom 2 bath home. Sleeps 6-10. Gloria Ann's Ranchero House is located in beautiful, Soquel, CA right next to Capitola and Santa Cruz. The entire home has just been 100% remodeled with literally everything you see BRAND NEW! Zero maintenance landscape-front and back, large TREX deck with BBQ and umbrellas/patio furniture, modern kitchen with quartz counter-tops, book, CD and DVD library, games, ping-pong table with finished garage and modern, hotel-like bathrooms (Jacuzzi therapeutic tub and walk in shower) and washer/dryer.

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be at least 25 years old to rent home....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11, Beds for 8-11

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable:

    DISH Network in each bedroom. DVR in master bedroom and great room. Wi-fi! Wireless Internet!...moreless

  • Stereo
  • Television:

    Wall-mounted flat screen LCD TVs in each bedroom. Large 55 inch Plasma TV in great room...moreless

  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Marina
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Garage
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet:

    Wi-fi Router covers entire home and outside!...moreless

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Peak Season
May 22 - Sep 7, 2015
2 night min stay
$420
$2,200 $4,500
July 4th Weekend
Jul 3 - Jul 6, 2015
4 night min stay

$1,560
flat fee
Thanksgiving Week
Nov 25 - Nov 29, 2015
4 night min stay
$520
$2,520
Christmas 2015
Dec 23 - Dec 27, 2015
4 night min stay
$520
Memorial Day wknd
May 27 - May 30, 2016
4 night min stay

$1,560
flat fee
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$320
$1,800 $4,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • cleaning $150
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Holiday Rates. All Holidays require a three night minimum stay at $520.00 per night. Thanksgiving and Christmas week are rented at $3,500.00. A week constitutes 6 nights/7 days.


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Location

You'll find very high prices to stay at beach-front properties in Santa Cruz and Capitola. You can avoid the crowded streets and nightly noise by staying at Gloria Ann's Ranchero House in beautiful Soquel, located just minutes from the beach. Wineries, local shops, clean beaches, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and fine restaurants are all close by too. This completely remodeled home features flat screen TVs in every room, DISH Satellite service, brand new beds, hotel-like bathrooms, back yard deck with brand new BBQ, modern kitchen, games, books, CD and DVD library with a ping pong table in the garage. Ranchero House is located just steps from Anna Jean Cummings Park with walking/running paths, picnic grounds, large open fields baseball/soccer fields and playground equipment for children. Gloria Ann's Ranchero House: 'Close enough to the beach without beachfront prices!'

 

Owner info

About the owner: I'm Gloria Ann, raised just one mile North of Ranchero House, in the 1950s when the rolling hills of Soquel were all dairies, orchards and farmland. My mother and Italian immigrant father raised chickens and goats while living the American dream of raising children, owning property and living off the land. Now a retired public school educator/administrator, some of my most peaceful moments are spent reading a great novel on the large deck in the backyard. It is my pleasure to share our vacation home with you and your family as you relax, enjoy the beach and coastal amenities, while making memories for a lifetime. May you always feel welcome here!

Why the Owner Chose Santa Cruz:
Keep searching and you'll notice the high price of vacation home rentals in the Santa Cruz or Capitola beachfront area. Quite frankly, the nights get loud and the streets very busy during the peak beach season. Who needs that? You're on vacation, right? While at Gloria Ann's Ranchero House, you can enjoy quiet Soquel nights, a walk along the Anna Jean Cummings Park walking trail or just some great BBQ moments on the back deck.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Rachero House is equipped with everything you need. My family and I have gone to great lengths to provide you, your family and friends with a fully equipped kitchen, towels, linens, fine soaps, shampoo and conditioner, hair dryers with comfortable beds and pillows. Every guest can find their niche at Ranchero House whether they're in the back yard barbecuing, relaxing on the large deck, playing ping-pong in the finished garage, watching DISH Satellite TV on one of the four flat-screen LCD or Plasma TVs located in each bedroom and great-room, playing cards or games on the game table, reading one of the many novels in the library, or preparing a meal in the modern kitchen. Close enough to fine dining like the 4 star Shadowbrook Restaurant or the best pizza you will ever taste; Pizza My Heart in Capitola! Ranchero House can become your yearly destination for seeing the local sights, providing the comfort and relaxation you need while making memories for a lifetime! Let us help you make it happen!


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Speaks: english

 

Photos

  • Front view of corner lot.  Park behind has a no neighbor feeling!

    Front view of corner lot. Park behind has a no neighbor feeling!

  • Plenty of shade, comfortable chairs and eating space to kick back and relax.

    Plenty of shade, comfortable chairs and eating space to kick back and relax.

  • View from over fence- Park, walk/run path, soccer, baseball, play equipmen

    View from over fence- Park, walk/run path, soccer, baseball, play equipmen

  • Comfortable Sofa and love seat.

    Comfortable Sofa and love seat.

  • Closer view of great room beds in sleep position.

    Closer view of great room beds in sleep position.

  • Pass-through bar to kitchen with three leather/chrome barstools.

    Pass-through bar to kitchen with three leather/chrome barstools.

  • Fully stocked cabinets, quartz counter top kitchen.

    Fully stocked cabinets, quartz counter top kitchen.

  • Jacuzzi tub and modern vanity.

    Jacuzzi tub and modern vanity.

  • Master Shower.

    Master Shower.

  • Guest bedroom with Tempurpedic adjustable/massage bed and ottoman pull-out twin

    Guest bedroom with Tempurpedic adjustable/massage bed and ottoman pull-out twin

  • Guest room with two twin trundle bed. CD library. Entry/exit to deck.

    Guest room with two twin trundle bed. CD library. Entry/exit to deck.

  • This is a garage? No way!  Ping Pong table and washer/dryer.  Detergent provide.

    This is a garage? No way! Ping Pong table and washer/dryer. Detergent provide.

  • Gloria Ann's plush backyard garden.  The perfect setting to relax.

    Gloria Ann's plush backyard garden. The perfect setting to relax.

  • BBQ!

    BBQ!

  • Great room with large 55 inch Plasma TV.

    Great room with large 55 inch Plasma TV.

  • View of great room made up for bedtime.

    View of great room made up for bedtime.

  • View looking to French door to outside TREX deck. Reading library/game cabinet.

    View looking to French door to outside TREX deck. Reading library/game cabinet.

  • View from French door to garage/bonus room door.

    View from French door to garage/bonus room door.

  • Hallway, Brazilian Cherry wood floors throughout.

    Hallway, Brazilian Cherry wood floors throughout.

  • Master bedroom, Cal King, DVD, and flat-screen LCD TV with DISH DVR.

    Master bedroom, Cal King, DVD, and flat-screen LCD TV with DISH DVR.

  • Master bedroom large walk-in closet.

    Master bedroom large walk-in closet.

  • View if ottoman in sleep position.

    View if ottoman in sleep position.

  • Trundle bed. Second twin in sleep position. Flat screen TV, CDs

    Trundle bed. Second twin in sleep position. Flat screen TV, CDs

  • Epoxy floor garage/game room/Washer/Dryer

    Epoxy floor garage/game room/Washer/Dryer

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  • Calendar last updated 06/24/2015
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