VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Aaahhh! Delightful Beach Getaway/ Ocean Views 1 Flat Block to Beach

You sent a message to this owner.


Last updated: 11/17/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Aptos house description

Warm and inviting 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom house. Sleeps 7, with 2 queen beds, 1 pull out queen sofa bed, and one twin bed. This home has three decks: one from the master suite overlooking the mountains and lovely Aptos neighborhood; one larger deck is adjacent the kitchen and living room and houses a bbque. Enjoy the ocean waves while you grill your burgers! The stunner is upstairs on the spacious rooftop deck. You will 'Oooh and Aaah' over the 360 degree view with a clear view across Monterey Bay and neighborhood hillsides. At night all the stars are a sight to behold.

You will arrive to a fully furnished two level home. Park behind the house (2 spaces). There is an outdoor shower with -WARM WATER- to rinse off after the beach. The downstairs has a large bedroom, tons of closet space. There is a bathroom with a shower, and a Washer and Dryer Area. Walk upstairs to a lovely living room with vaulted ceilings that has a sofa bed couch, dining area, kitchen, mini island and flat screen TV viewing. The Master Bedroom and Bathroom with tub and shower are also found on this level. All linens are included but please bring your own Beach Towels. A gas stove, dishwasher, fridge with icemaker, microwave, coffee pot, toaster, blender and iron are all there to make you feel at home during your stay. Plates, silverware and cookware provided.

Amenities include: high definition Cable/Flat Screen TV, FREE UNLIMITED high-speed internet access; CD player/radio, patio furniture and a BBQ. Super convenient access to grocery stores, coffee shops and restaurants.

We are a dog loving family so dogs are allowed, but due to family member allergies, no cats.


We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 7

          • Master Bedroom: 1 queen

            Has adjacent bathroom and deck...moreless

          • Lower Bedroom: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

            Spacious Room with lots of closet space...moreless

          • Living Area: 1 sleep sofa /futon

            Pull out couch sleeps 2...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Master Bathroom: toilet, combination tub/shower


          • Downstairs Bathroom: toilet, shower


          • Outdoor Shower: outdoor shower

            This shower has warm water!!...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • If you have your dog with you and would like to go sight seeing for a day without your furry friend, arrangements can be made with a doggie sitter who lives nearby. She provides pick-up and drop off of your dog!...moreless


              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                board games, chess board, cards...moreless

              • Television:

                flat screen high definition TV in living room and small tv for downstairs bedroom...moreless

              • Toys:

                Boogie Boards (2), bucket of sand toys, horseshoes...moreless

              • Video Library:

                assortment of family friendly dvds...moreless


              • Churches
              • Restaurants
              • Theme Parks

              Local Services & Businesses

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

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach View:

                Two decks from the house look upon the beautiful beach. ...moreless

              • Monument View:

                Just around the corner from the historical cement ship 'Palo Alto' that is grounded by Seacliff State Beach....moreless

              • Mountain View:

                There are delightful views of the Aptos hills from the various decks of the house....moreless

              • Ocean View:

                The large rooftop deck has a 360 degree view where you can see across the Monterey Bay. ...moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Pier Fishing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Surfing
              • Swimming


              • Dining:

                Dining Table has leaf that can be inserted to accomadate more diners....moreless

              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Clothes Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet:

                Unlimited Free High Speed Internet...moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Parking:

                2 spots behind house and plenty of off street parking...moreless

              • Telephone:

                Landline with unlimited local and long distance calls withing the U.S....moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                Hand Towels and Bath Towels provided. Please bring your own Beach Towels....moreless

              • Washing Machine


              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Ice Maker
              • Kitchen
              • Microwave
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Deck / Patio:

                3 lovely decks including spacious roof top deck with patio furniture...moreless

              • Outdoor Grill:

                Gas Grill on deck outside of kitchen...moreless

              Payment Type

              • Amex
              • Discover
              • Mastercard
              • Visa


              Write a review 4.9
              from 18 traveler reviews
              Rental basis: Per property
              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
              Peak Summer/Fall
              Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2015
              3 night min stay
              My Standard Rate
              2 night min stay

              Additional information about rental rates


              • Refundable Damage Deposit $400
              • Cleaning Fee $145
              • Pet Fee $75
              • Tax Rate 11%


              Holidays or Holiday Weeks/Weekends add extra $50/stay/holiday

              Cancellation policy:

              100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

              Please wait... Pay with confidence

              Paying through this free service protects your payment up to $10,000 against listing fraud. If you are not paying through HomeAway Payments always call the owner at the number listed on our website and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.

              Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

              Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


              Last updated: 11/17/2014
              Check availability
              23 Available
              21 Unavailable
              22 Today
              23 Selected dates


              Oh what a wonderful feeling! Enjoy the beach life in a gem of a neighborhood that is super friendly, relaxing and fun. The beach stretches for miles, where long walks work up your appetite for a great meal at home or at nearby restaurants or delis. (Pixie Deli = Yum) The ocean is perfect for swimming, boogie boarding, skimboarding and surfing. People of all ages enjoy this setting. There is so much to enjoy here. The sunsets are picture perfect and the California coastline is mesmerizing to watch. It is not uncommon to see dolphins, sea lions, otters etc...The Beach House is just a 2 minute walk to the sand. There are public restrooms, firepits, and places to buy coffee, lunch and dinner at friendly neighborhood eateries right across from the beach. If you walk north you will travel through Seacliff State Park and at low tide all the way to Capitola. If you stroll south you will pass countless beautiful beach homes and other parks. This area is very dog friendly, but be sure to keep your pooch on a leash. A short drive from Aptos is attraction filled Santa Cruz with its beach boardwalk and amusement park. Just a smidge south you will find the luxurious Seascape Resort with a golf course.


              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2012

              About the owner: We are a beach loving family from San Jose that has enjoyed this area since forever! You can feel the laid back energy this gem of a neighborhood has as you casually stroll around. There are hidden hillside trails you can go on that lead up to the most spectacular ocean views. The beach stretches on and on; you can literally walk for miles. We love staying at our beach home because you can't help but feel relaxed. Any tension you may have melts from your neck and shoulders the minute you see the ocean view. It really is a little slice of heaven and we are grateful to have this home away from home!

              Why the Owner Chose Aptos:
              We purchased this home as a get-away for family and friends. It is in our favorite beach neighborhood with lots of friendly folks. The views from the three decks and the positive energy that exudes from this happy home is why we love it. The beach is perfect for us because we like to boogie-board, skim board and take long walks. There are volleyball courts and firepits nearby. It really has everything you could want for a beach get-away.

              The Unique Benefits at this House:
              The location of this home is ideal in that there are local businesses around the block that make it that more cozy of a neighborhood. Just around the corner is a favorite deli, Pixie Deli, they have super friendly service and delicious breakfasts and lunches. Your dog can hang out there in the outdoor picnic area too! For morning coffee lovers there is a coffee shop and for dinner the local Cafe Rio can't be beat when you can take a stroll along the beach after dinner and then walk home as well. The main benefit of the house is the unique roof top deck, aptly named 'Heaven's Roost'. The views are tops!

              Contact us

              Speaks: english



              • Welcome to our Aptos Beach House!

                Welcome to our Aptos Beach House!

              • Master Bedroom with deck

                Master Bedroom with deck

              • heart of the house

                heart of the house

              • Downstairs Bedroom (twin bed in corner not shown)

                Downstairs Bedroom (twin bed in corner not shown)

              • Roof top deck with view of beach.

                Roof top deck with view of beach.

              • Top Deck corner

                Top Deck corner

              • Rooftop snoozers

                Rooftop snoozers

              • nearby SeaCliff State Park

                nearby SeaCliff State Park

              • Stairs to the historic 'Cement Ship' and SeaCliff State Park Beach

                Stairs to the historic 'Cement Ship' and SeaCliff State Park Beach

              • State Park that is a very close walk from beach house

                State Park that is a very close walk from beach house

              • sunset


              • end of the day

                end of the day

              • Enter for a wonderful beach escape....

                Enter for a wonderful beach escape....

              • Upstairs Bathroom with Shower and Bathtub

                Upstairs Bathroom with Shower and Bathtub

              • Fully equipped Kitchen

                Fully equipped Kitchen

              • Downstairs Bathroom

                Downstairs Bathroom

              • heavenly deck- with 360 degree view.  Lots of space up here.

                heavenly deck- with 360 degree view. Lots of space up here.

              • Roof Top Deck with view of Aptos Creek and the Ocean

                Roof Top Deck with view of Aptos Creek and the Ocean

              • 2nd story deck with grill

                2nd story deck with grill

              • The Aptos Beach Neighborhood

                The Aptos Beach Neighborhood

              • View from nearby hilltop of Rio Del Mar Beach

                View from nearby hilltop of Rio Del Mar Beach

              • Coastline


              • just chillin'

                just chillin'

              VRBO #452119

              There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

              This listing was first published here in 2013.

              Date last modified - Saturday, December 20, 2014

              $275 - $320 per night (USD)

              2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
              Sleeps 7

              View calendar: Updated 11/17/14
              Minimum stay: 2-3 nights
              Dates are unavailable
              Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
              This listing requires that rentals start on a .
              Get an instant quote
              Member since: 2013
              Speaks: english
              • Response time: Within 12 hours
              • Response rate: 90%
              • Calendar last updated: 11/17/2014
              Email owner

              + (408)529-3852

              Please wait... Pay with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn more
              Add vacation protection services to your booking

              Three services to protect your trip:

              Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

              Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

              Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

              Get it now


              Share this property via Email

              Aaahhh! Delightful Beach Getaway/ Ocean Views 1 flat Block to Beach

              Aptos #452119

              2 BR  2 BA  Sleeps 7

              You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

              Share this property via Email

                Please correct the following errors and resend:
              • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
              • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
              • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.