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Breathtaking Ocean Views Steps from Beach -Wow!

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The Stairs to the Beach. Only the locals know about this Gem!!

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

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SEAL COVE BEACH HOUSE
$350 per week night.
This Home is new on VRBO, we welcome you to this comfortable, spacious beach house with amazing views.

This home is directly in front of the spectacular Seal Cove Beach, awesome ocean views, adjacent to the Cypress Bluff Trail along the Marine Reserve. Beautiful views of Seal Cove Beach from the upstairs and downstairs. This Beach House is across from the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve. The Cypress Beach House is the perfect location for your quiet beach vacation. Watch whales from the upstairs deck, walk along the park trails and saunter down to the beach only yards from the front door to watch seals or go tide pooling.

This is a tranquil quiet neighborhood within steps to Seal Cove Beach across from the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve. Please do not inquire if you are having a large gathering, party, wedding, or reception.

The furnishings and touches are all beach inspired. We provide the most comfortable beds you've ever slept on. You will appreciate the soft white 600 count white linens on all the beds. Everything you expect to find in a fine hotel and more, will be available at the Beach House; lots of towels, blow dryer, shampoo, etc.

A huge bonus is beach access and amazing walking paths through an old Cypress tree forest right outside the front door. Walk through this breathtaking forest overlooking Seal Cove Beach and watch the surf from above or explore the tide pools and harbor seals below on the sandy beach. You are also within walking distance to Maverick Surf Break. The bluffs are perfect for mountain biking or hiking. This area is a well kept secret - at least during the week when most visitors park on the other side of the reserve.

This fully equipped home, has a spacious kitchen which opens up to the living / dining / family rooms - all with the breath taking white water views. The Cypress forest views on one side, the ocean views and sunsets on the other side. The clean smells of the Beach and salt air, and the soothing, smells of the cypress trees are captured throughout this magical Beach Home.

The master bedroom has a king bed with added memory foam, for a comfortable sleep, with high grade bedding. The Spacious Master Bedroom has its own Private Master Bath with Peek a Boo Ocean Views from the Comfy Bed!

The second and third bedrooms, share a full bath downstairs. Second bedroom has a king bed with the high grade linens and memory foam for your added comfort. Third bedroom has a queen bed with high grade linens. There is also an air bed (queen) for the kiddies.

Laundry is downstairs, with a washer and dryer. The spiral stair case leads upstairs to the great room, kitchen and half bath. There are two decks, one off of the living room area overlooking the cypress trees. The second deck is off of the dining area overlooking the unobstructed ocean views. A weber gas grill is waiting for you to cook something scrumptious.

For a long or short weekend or a holiday week at this beach house , this treasure has something for everybody. Plenty of ocean views, a comfortable well stocked Beach Home. Once you park your car, there is NO Reason to get in your car again. You are able to walk to the beach, walk to the historic Moss Beach Distillery Restaurant and the Marine Reserve, or hike to Princeton By the Sea Harbor for fish and chips. Or stay home, watch the whales go by while you are lazing on the back deck.

Welcome to a homey, comfortable, California Beach House in a one of a kind location;

A one minute walk to Seal Cove Beach
A three minute walk to the Famous Distillery Restaurant
A 30 Second walk to entry of the Cypress Bluff TRAIL The path leads to the entrance of the marine reserve on the northern side.
An 18 minute walk to the famous Mavericks Surf Break
from the front door.
Relax, on one of two outdoor decks, among the trees, and the Ocean Views and enjoy a slower pace of life for a few days at this incredible , Comfortable Family Beach House!

Welcome to a Tranquil, Beautiful, Relaxing environment with all the comforts of home and more!!
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Property Type

  • House
  • 2000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional
  • Massage

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    30 years old...moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    We are happy to supply a toddler bed, Boon high chair, First Year Ignite stroller, a safety gate, & beach toys....moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    If you smoke on the deck, please close the doors to the house so the smell does not enter the house. Thank You....moreless

  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

    master Bedroom with Private Full Bath...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • Luxurious bedding; soft comforters, quality pillows and mattresses. Open the windows and let the ocean breeze lull you to sleep. A very comfortable queen size inflatable is available upon request....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower

    2 - 1/2 baths...moreless

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower, jetted tub

    Plenty of Closet Space...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet

    Powder room is conveniently located upstairs....moreless

  • We tried to think of everything so you wouldn't have to pack: soft white bath towels, 3 blow dryers, eucalyptus soap, shampoo, & lotion....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Rejuvenating massage. Call Jane @Joy of Being to make arrangements 650-219-7609. Watch for discount specials.Jane's yoga studio is located within walking distance of the Beach House. Kelly Huber tidepool docent and family photographer at your service. Please inquire regarding availability....moreless

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television:

    Brand new 32 inch...moreless

  • Toys:

    Enough beach toys to keep a toddler happy for days. Also for little ones a Boon high chair, a Pak'n'Play safety gate, and inflatable toddler bed....moreless

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Walk outside the front door to the dramatic staircase down to the beach. This beach is normally very quiet ; seals are nestled in the sand and beautiful tide pools stretch out waiting to be explored....moreless

  • Ocean View:

    White water ocean views from living areas of home. You don't have to leave the house to see whale spouts. Just sit at the table, sipping your coffee and enjoy the show....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Large dining room table with seating for 8 - every seat has an ocean view!...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    New quiet dryer....moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Half Moon Bay sparetheair.org should be consulted before lighting the fireplace. Fires are only allowed during clean air days....moreless

  • Garage:

    Private property, stays locked please do not trespass....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Brand new furnace stays on a timer. Please do not change....moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    600 hundred thread count. Everyone loves these linens....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Lots of space for family & friends to gather in front of fireplace, or big screen with views of the forest & ocean....moreless

  • Parking:

    Two to three cars can park on the driveway. No parking allowed across the street....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Plush white bath towels. Soft large colored beach towels....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Brand new ...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    10 cup Brew Master...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    New knife set and sharpener available. Brand new white setting includes 12 plates, soup or salad bowls and mug....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer:

    Please get ice at Coastside Market if you need a lot. We have ice cube trays....moreless

  • Kitchen:

    Well stocked, large kitchen with high ceilings and skylights opens up to great room and views. You won't miss the ocean views while you are in the kitchen....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    We try to keep items at a minimum because we know people prefer fresh unopened packages. We do keep some seasonings and will add to them around the holidays....moreless

  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    Toaster and blender are in the cabinet to the right of the stove....moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Ocean view, deck furniture, colorful flowers...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Lillies, hydrangeas, bougainvillea and daisies....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional
 

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • cleaning fee $250
  • Tax Rate 10%

Notes:

Note: Parties are NOT allowed at the beach house. You must be at least 30yrs of age.

$350 nightly rate Monday through Sunday

No smoking in the house or on the balconies is allowed.

Any and all damages including excessive dirt on furniture, carpet & broken dishes will be taken from the

deposit. Security deposits are mandatory if you do not purchase property damage or we are making an exception from our routine contract.

Garbage must not be left outside for the raccoons. Keep trash covered in receptacles in the back yard. Trash is collected early Tuesday morning.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Location

  • Moss Beach Distillery

    "The Distillery is a must if only for the friendly outdoor deck with fire pits, indian blanke..."

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  • La Costanera Restaurant

    "Lots of beautiful tapas, killer views of the ocean, dancing, fire pits, fun place to socialize."

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  • Sam's Chowder House

    "The most popular place on the coast for lunch or dinner, outdoor dining, beautiful ocean and..."

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  • Pasta Moon

    "Fresh homemade pasta, creative menu, Italian wines, the best desserts, friendly service, gre..."

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  • New Leaf Community Markets

    "Everything is organic; the best fruits & veggies California has to offer, gourmet cheeses, j..."

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15 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Francisco Airport
Half Moon Bay
Nearest Barpub
Distillery Restaurant or La Costanera Restaurant
20 Miles
Nearest Ferry
San Francisco
5 Miles
Nearest Golf
Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay
15 Miles
Nearest Train
BART
Half Moon Bay
Nearest Motorway
Highway One / Route One
Half Moon Bay
Nearest Restaurant
Distillery Resaturant or La Costanera Restaurant
Half Moon Bay
Nearest Beach
Seal Cove Beach

Car: Necessary

Steps from pristine Seal Cove Beach tide pools and the enchanting trails of the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve. Views from this home are beautiful everywhere you look! Unobstructed white water views of the Pacific Ocean will await you every morning, watch the whales go by while you eat breakfast in the spacious dining room. Take long walks along the beach, hike the mystical trails through the reserve along the bluffs, gaze at the sleeping seals below, take a bike ride on the newly created coastal trail along side the reserve. It will be the vacation of a lifetime without going anywhere else.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1986

About the owner: We fell in love with this house as newlyweds, raised two children and now a grandchild. We have loved this house for almost 3 decades. The magic of this place is undeniable and it is fun to share with other families.

Why the Owner Chose Half Moon Bay:
Where else can you find tidepools, the beach, and a magical forest right outside your front door?!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
This is the only place I know of where you can be cooking in the kitchen or reading a book by the fireplace and still feel like you are at the beach! That is how amazing the view is.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • The Stairs to the Beach. Only the locals know about this Gem!!

    The Stairs to the Beach. Only the locals know about this Gem!!

  • View from Deck , Dining and Living Room!

    View from Deck , Dining and Living Room!

  • Welcoming Spiral Stair Case upon your entrance to the Cypress Beach House!

    Welcoming Spiral Stair Case upon your entrance to the Cypress Beach House!

  • Looking at living, dining and entertainment area with TV and Piano!

    Looking at living, dining and entertainment area with TV and Piano!

  • Welcome to the Seal Cove Beach House - no shoes required.

    Welcome to the Seal Cove Beach House - no shoes required.

  • Sitting & entertainment area.

    Sitting & entertainment area.

  • Master Bedroom,  Tranquil Sleep with a Peek a boo Ocean View!!

    Master Bedroom, Tranquil Sleep with a Peek a boo Ocean View!!

  • Private Master Bath, with Plenty of White Spa Towels!

    Private Master Bath, with Plenty of White Spa Towels!

  • 2nd Bath shared between Bedroom #2 and Bedroom #3

    2nd Bath shared between Bedroom #2 and Bedroom #3

  • The Seals Lined up resting in the Sand!

    The Seals Lined up resting in the Sand!

  • Upper deck with white water views so the check can cook & whale watch.

    Upper deck with white water views so the check can cook & whale watch.

  • Ocean Views from upper deck. Beautiful staircase to the beach to the right.

    Ocean Views from upper deck. Beautiful staircase to the beach to the right.

  • SEAL COVE Beach, only 1 Minute Walk from the front door of this Beach House!!

    SEAL COVE Beach, only 1 Minute Walk from the front door of this Beach House!!

  • Your Spacious Beach House w/ lots of windows and 2 decks!

    Your Spacious Beach House w/ lots of windows and 2 decks!

  • Sitting Area,  looking out at the Cypress Forest and Ocean Beyond!

    Sitting Area, looking out at the Cypress Forest and Ocean Beyond!

  • Dining Table can seat 8 comfortably , has Ocean Views from the Table.

    Dining Table can seat 8 comfortably , has Ocean Views from the Table.

  • Keeping it comfortable.

    Keeping it comfortable.

  • Spacious kitchen!  Plenty of Space for a couple 'Chefs'!

    Spacious kitchen! Plenty of Space for a couple 'Chefs'!

  • Sitting Area in Master Bedroom

    Sitting Area in Master Bedroom

  • 2nd Bedroom, slider to outside decking overlooking garden.

    2nd Bedroom, slider to outside decking overlooking garden.

  • Queen Bed with Beach Inspired prints and Turquoise colors 3rd Bedroom!

    Queen Bed with Beach Inspired prints and Turquoise colors 3rd Bedroom!

  • Seal Cove Beach Sunset in January 2015

    Seal Cove Beach Sunset in January 2015

  • View from the deck on a foggy day.

    View from the deck on a foggy day.

  • Great place for families!

    Great place for families!

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    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2.5
  • Property type
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Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
  • Response time Within a few hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 04/27/2015
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