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Opal Cliff Drive Cottage- with Private Beach Access

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 850 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

House, 2 Bedrooms, 1 Bath, (Sleeps 4)

“Madeline’s Cottage” is our guest house located on Opal Cliff Drive in the best beach-side micro-climate in Santa Cruz County. We have the best beach weather and the quietest beach location in town!

The cottage is set well off the street just a few doors from gated “Privates” beach (you’ll have use of a gate key during your stay). From here you can hear the waves crash and the seagulls call, and walk or bike to many local attractions: A five minute walk one direction will take you to the dining and night life of charming Capitola Village, five minutes the other direction leads you to the world-famous surfing area of Pleasure Point. Madeline’s Cottage neighborhood offers access to entertainment for every interest.

Maybe you don’t feel like venturing out- or you have little ones and need to stay a bit closer to home? The cottage enjoys use and views of our award-winning garden and yard.

Maybe you want to get out of the neighborhood? The more urban cultural attractions of downtown Santa Cruz are 15 minutes away.

Maybe you don’t like that kind of culture? The Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and its Giant Dipper roller coaster are also 15 minutes away.

Due to the floor plan of the cottage it is best suited to couples and small families. The kitchen/dining area is light, bright, and roomy, and separate from the family room where the TV is located. The Garden bedroom has a queen bed and large closet, and looks through a big sliding door onto the garden, while the “Kids” bedroom is smaller and has a (two twins) trundle bed. The bathroom is located off the “Kids” room, so everyone had better be very close friends or family. Overall floor space of the cottage is ample for 4.

Madeline’s Cottage is located behind our own personal home on our 1/3 acre lot, so you will not feel wedged in amongst a lot of other vacation rentals, and we take pride in making your stay as pleasant as possible. It has a fully equipped kitchen with all utensils and basic spices and condiments, but if you have special needs please let us know. Also, if you have dust allergies and let us know a bit in advance we can remove all soft-surface flooring from the cottage.

We’re looking forward to your visit!

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Owner
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
May 23, 2017

Amenities

Opal Cliffs House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 850 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2)
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
For guests with allergies all soft floor coverings can be easily removed- just let us know in advance, Please be aware that the floor plan- with the bath located off the smaller bedroom- might be awkward for unrelated couples, The smaller bedroom is equipped with a twin trundle bed (ie two twins)

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(33 traveler reviews)

Opal Cliff Drive Cottage- with Private Beach Access
average rating of 4.6969695 based on 33 reviews
4

Cute. Clean. Comfortable.

  • 4 of 5

The three of us had a good time in this surprisingly larger-than-I-expected cottage on Opal Dr. Parking was right in front of the cottage. A short walk to Capitola's restaurants and attractions. Cottage was clean, comfortable and quiet. Simple but adequate for our purposes. I would definitely come back!

  • Submitted: Apr 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Seaside, California
5

An amazing Cottage to stay at!

  • 5 of 5

This was a girls week end for the Capitola Art and Wine Festival and this cottage was just perfect. It easily sleeps 4 people and the location was the best. The cottage was so comfortable and the patio was just awesome. We spent a lot of time out there relaxing. The dogs, Miya & Cooper came to visit us all the time. They were so much fun. Mary Lou and Hugh have thought of everything in this cottage. It was so clean and well stocked. We walked back and forth to Capitola the whole time we were there. Thank you again and we will be back.

  • Submitted: Sep 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Cozy private cottage

  • 4 of 5

This was a great place to stay for our honeymoon. Comfortable and cozy, it was nice to have a kitchen so you can eat in some too. The location was perfect, quiet neighborhood but within easy walking distance to the beach and restaurants. It was nice that we knew if we had any questions we could ask the owners but they gave us our privacy. The dogs are very friendly! We would stay here again. The cottage is clean and well stocked with the all the basics you would need in the kitchen. Shadowbrook restaurant is a great place for a special dinner, and is a fifteen minute walk from the cottage.

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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Coeur D Alene
5

Perfect vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay at the cottage. We highly recommend this location and were very impressed with the private beach. The host family was kind and we loved interacting with them and their dogs! We will definitely stay here again and would recommend it.

  • Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

More than expected.

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for the wonderful stay and for the beautiful weather. I love the closeness to the beach and to the village. Your dogs were oh so sweet.

Although we never used the stove, I would love to come back in the winter months to try it out.

We had no time for cooking on this trip.

Thank you again.

  • Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Sweet little Cottage in Capitola

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed our stay at the Opal Cliff Cottage. It was just a stroll to all of the action in Capitola. The owners are lovely. They greeted us on arrival and gave us tips about the area. A wonderful family vacation was had!

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Opal Cliffs House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$225
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,425
 

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning- Stays < 1 week $75
Tax Rate 11.0%

Stays of less than 30 days will be charged 11% county tax.

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