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Cottage Near Beach, Surfing, Boardwalk, and Wharf

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There's plenty of room in the yard to lounge in the sun.

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Last updated: 11/09/2013

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  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Santa Cruz cottage description

West Cliff Beach Cottage • 123 Gharkey Street • Santa Cruz, CA

West Cliff Beach Cottage is a fully furnished vacation beach rental in Santa Cruz, CA, located one-half block from Cowells Beach off West Cliff Drive. If you're looking for a vacation rental in Santa Cruz that's near the beach, world-class surf, the Boardwalk, the Wharf, and Natural Bridges State Park, then you've come to the right place. Property featured in the January 2006 edition of Sunset Magazine.

From our front door, it's just a short walk to the Santa Cruz Wharf and the historic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and an easy walk to downtown. Head the other direction, and you're strolling along West Cliff drive past Lighthouse Field and Steamer Lane-- home to some of the best surf in California.

Our smoke-free cottage includes bedspreads, linens, blankets, pillows, bath towels and beach towels, hair dryer as well as a fully equipped kitchen (including microwave, coffee maker, blender, dishwasher) all charmingly decorated in a Central American beach theme.

Outside, you'll enjoy a gas barbecue in our sunny, private yard while you lounge on the lawn in a beach chair while reading your favorite book... browse through our website, and give us a call to begin planning your next beach vacation.

* Comfortably sleeps 2 adults with 2 children;
* Sunny fenced yard with outdoor shower, beach chairs and gas BBQ;
* Washer-Dryer, cable TV/DVD, telephone for local calls, radio/CD;
* Quiet and private, 1/2 block from the beach and 3 blocks to a great park for children;
* 15 minute bike ride to Natural Bridges State Park and Long Marine Lab;
* Gas fireplace.

Keywords: Cottage

Property Type

      • Cottage

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

              • Bedroom 1

                ...moreless

              • Convertible bed(s)

                ...moreless

              • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Baby Cribs (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1) Queen sleeper sofa...moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Microwave
              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Cooking Utensils

              Amenities

              • Washing Machine
              • Parking Off Street
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Linens Provided

              Entertainment

              • Satellite / Cable
              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Stereo
              • Video Library

              Communications

              • Broadband Access
              • Wireless Internet
              • Telephone

              Outdoor Features

              • Outdoor Grill
              • Deck / Patio

              Activities

              • Theme Parks
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services
              • Fitness Center
              • Sailing
              • Tennis
              • Golf
              • Mountain Biking
              • Deepsea Fishing
              • Pier Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Wind-Surfing
              • Fishing
              • Surfing
              • Snorkeling/Diving
              • Swimming
              • Groceries
              • ATM/Bank
              • Boating
              • Antiquing
              • Restaurants
              • Arboretum
              • Churches
              • Library
              • Marina
              • Playground
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Kayaking
              • Cinemas
              • Paddle Boating
              • Scenic Drives
              • Walking
              • Whale Watching
              • Shelling
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Wildlife Viewing
              • Beachcombing
              • Cycling
               

              Reviews

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              High Season (Jun 01-Sep 30) & Holidays .. $1500/week .. $225/night
              No minimum stay, though rate for one night high season $275/night
              Off Season (Oct 01-May 30)... $1200/week ; Sunday - Thurs. ...$175/night
              Off Season Friday and Saturday (Oct 01-May 30)..$225/night
              No minimum stay, though rate for one night off season $225/night
              $250 security deposit, 10% City Tax, Prices include Cleaning fees
              Balance of rent due 60 days prior to arrival
              Check in time: 3:00 PM.   -    Check out time:  11:00 AM
              

              Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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              Location

              30 Miles
              Nearest Airport
              San Jose
              30 Miles
              Nearest Train
              San Jose
              1 Miles
              Nearest Motorway
              Highway One
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Beach
              Main Beach at Boardwalk
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Barpub
              Aquarius at Dream Inn
              3 Miles
              Nearest Golf
              DeLaVeaga or Pasatiempo
              0.1 Miles
              Nearest Restaurant
              Aquarius at Dream Inn and Many on Wharf

              Car: Recommended

              Santa Cruz Boardwalk, Santa Cruz Wharf, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Long Marine Lab, Monarch butterflies at Natural Bridges nearby, Santa Cruz Warriors Arena

               

              Owner info

              Year Purchased: 2002


              Contact us

              Speaks: english

              Links to more information:

               

              Photos

              • There's plenty of room in the yard to lounge in the sun.

                There's plenty of room in the yard to lounge in the sun.

              • Come in and enjoy your stay!

                Come in and enjoy your stay!

              • View from the entry of the front yard and lawn.

                View from the entry of the front yard and lawn.

              • View from the loft of the living area inside the cottage.

                View from the loft of the living area inside the cottage.

              • Relax and rejuvenate.

                Relax and rejuvenate.

              • The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is a few minutes walk.

                The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is a few minutes walk.

              • The pathway leading to the cottage

                The pathway leading to the cottage

              • Dine in the kitchen, or dine on the patio, it's up to you.

                Dine in the kitchen, or dine on the patio, it's up to you.

              • Our kitchen sports everything you'll need to cook at home.

                Our kitchen sports everything you'll need to cook at home.

              • You'll love all the little details that make our cottage unique.

                You'll love all the little details that make our cottage unique.

              • Succulent garden

                Succulent garden

              • View of the Wharf from the beach at sunrise.

                View of the Wharf from the beach at sunrise.

              VRBO #54037

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              This listing was first published here in 2005.

              Date last modified - Thursday, June 19, 2014

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              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
              Sleeps 4

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              (831) 425-7557 (California, USA)

              Speaks: english
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