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This property allows you to book online with a credit card. After submitting a reservation request, the owner or manager has 24 hours to accept, at which time your card will be charged and you will receive an email confirmation

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Recent Santa Cruz reviews

  • Cozy Cottage right across the street from the ocean.

    "My husband and I stayed here for 3 nights. It was perfect. The cottage was well maintained, clean and perfectly located. We had a great view of the ocean and just had to cross the street to reach the beach. It was in walking distance of restaurants and the Santa Cruz Marina. There were lots of events and activities in the area. I would definitely stay there again and recommend it to friends. Though there were two bedrooms, the second one had built in bunk beds. So it may be best for a family or close friends who don't mind tight quarters."
    Guest: Kay Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: October 25, 2014
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  • Great house and location!

    "This is among the best VRBO's I've rented for my family. The good: decor is fresh, clean, updated and darling. The three bedrooms (the lower level is one big bedroom/TV room) are each on separate floors, each with their own modern bathroom....GREAT for privacy and sharing the house with extended family or kids. The beach is just a few houses down the the quiet road. The kitchen/fridge is stocked with staples like spices, maybe some leftover beer or wine, paper products/plastic wrap/baggies, coffee filters,+++. This is awesome and saves money on the little things! Great communications with the owner. Nice beach toys available too. The not so good: There's a somewhat busy street you have to cross to get to the beach. The Santa Cruz traffic is awful (can't be helped by homeowner of course)....that's about it! We loved it!"
    Guest: Amy Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 12, 2015
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  • A great stay!

    "Me and five friends of mine stayed here for a week in March, and we couldn't be happier with the stay! The house was clean and cozy, and the beds comfortable. Kitchen fully supplied and a great wifi. The owner was very accessible and made sure her guests got all the information they needed. The location is great, close to surfing and restaurants. I would definitely stay at Portola Paradise again and also recommend it to anyone!"
    Guest: Agnes N. Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: April 3, 2015
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  • The perfect vacation home within a stones throw from the beach

    "My family and I spent this past Christmas and New Years with our pets at this charming house. The house was comfortably furnished and equipped with everything that we needed to cook and celebrate the holidays in a beautiful, relaxed setting. The beach, which is amazingly close, can be accessed from a number of angles, or you can just watch the sun set over the water either from the back porch or just down the road at a bench overlooking the water. The neighborhood is quiet, and it provided a lovely area to soak up some rays while getting exercise. The owners are very friendly and accommodating. Overall, we thoroughly enjoyed the house, and I hope that we can make it back sooner rather than later!"
    Guest: Megbeth Date of Stay: December 2014 Review Submitted: January 30, 2015
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