Fantastic Location, Prices: Close to Beach, Eateries, Harbor, Boardwalk!(41 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:House
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
2 Story House, 2 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)
Upstairs is the Master Bedroom, outside deck, walk-in closet, and bathroom. The outside deck has chairs available for early morning coffee sipping.
Adjacent to the Master Bedroom is a loft with a comfortable futon and a TV, for your relaxation time.
The downstairs Bedroom has a bunk with twin on top, and double on the bottom. The large closet and bureau make it a wonderful room for kids and/or a family. A full bath completes the picture.
In our living room, kick back in comfortable furniture, enjoy the gas fireplace, or watch TV/Cable/DVD's in a bright and cheery atmosphere. Help yourself to our collection of board and card games!
The dining room is adjacent to a fully stocked kitchen, with lots of counter space. We have included basic cooking spices and kitchen essentials for your use.
Exit the back door to a quiet garden patio, complete with an outdoor shower. What a great way to clean up after a day at the beach!
Utilize our cabinet full of beach towels and our beach toy crate for your visits to the beach. Folding beach chairs complete the picture.
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Member since: 2008
- 1450 sq. ft.
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Housekeeper Optional
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Minimum Age Limit For Renters:
- Children Welcome
- Limited Accessibility
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 5-6
Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms
- Park your car for this vacation! Easy walk (2 blocks) to beautiful Seabright Beach. Voted 'Best Beach in Santa Cruz' by Good Times Magazine, the famous Seabright Beach has seasonal lifeguards and bonfires available year-round. People enjoy walking, skim boarding, volleyball & sunbathing here. This beach is adjacent to Santa Cruz Harbor and the Walton Lighthouse, numerous cafe's/restaurants, and the Natural History Museum. Close by are the Boardwalk Amusement Park, the Surfer's Museum, Lighthouse Field & State Beach, Twin Lakes State Beach, Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, and Natural Bridges Beach/State Park. Take a short stroll for daily beach fun, and evening viewings of beautiful sunsets. Also close by: Gourmet Breakfast, numerous Bars, Oceanfront dining and Seafood Cuisine....moreless
- Audio Tape Player
- Books For Adults
- Books For Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Games For Kids
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Library
- Away From It All
- Coin Laundry
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Live Theater
- Recreation Center
- Theme Parks
- Water Parks
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Whale Watching
- Wildlife Viewing
- Near The Ocean
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Deepsea Fishing
- Mountain Biking
- Pier Fishing
- Rock Climbing
- Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
- Sound/Bay Fishing
- Activities Guide
- Alarm Clock
- Basic Soaps
- Ceiling Fans
- Clothes Dryer
- Gas Fireplace
- Iron & Board
- Laundry Soap
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Coffee Grinder
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Beach Chairs
- Beach Towels
- Porch / Veranda
- Walkway To Water
- Wood Deck
- Housekeeper Optional
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tax Rate 11%
We accept Mastercard, Visa, Discover, and Paypal.
Refundable Security Deposit:
$400.00 for 3 nights or less
$500.00 for 4 nights or more
$750 for 30 nights or more
The Security Deposit is a separate charge from the Rental Fees, Lodging Tax (11% of Rental Fees), and Departure
The Security Deposit is due 4 weeks prior to occupancy. The Deposit is typically returned within 3-5 days from departure, unless there are complications.
Owner's cancellation policy:
Policy available by contacting owner when booking
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Park your car and start your vacation! The 'Seabright Cottage' has many amenities within walking distance. Walk to the corner and enjoy a latte, visit the local brewery, or have a meal at one of the best breakfast places in town. The Harbor, Walton Lighthouse, animal & sea life, and boat watching are within 2 blocks. The Seabright community is an attractive, friendly neighborhood, and we walk just down the block to famous Seabright Beach! Many state parks and beaches are within a short driving distance.
Plan time to walk to the local Natural History Museum, 2 blocks away. A full day is needed to spend at the Boardwalk, only 1 mile away.
Santa Cruz is a central hub-bub for the music scene, with an active night-life in the downtown area. Enjoy unique shopping and excellent dining in the center of town!
Other Activities: kayaking, boating, wildlife viewing, rock climbing, racquetball.
Year Purchased: 1971
About the owner: We originally built the 'Seabright Cottage' as a gathering place for extended family and friends. My parents bought the lot in 1971, and the (very small) shack built there was demolished to make way for the new house 30 years later. As a vacation rental, our visitors get the opportunity to enjoy the ocean, beach, great places to eat, parks, Harbor, etc. as much as we do. We visit frequently from our home in Truckee. Our kids love the transition from the mountains to the ocean environment, and spend countless hours at Seabright Beach, a 5 minute walk from our house, and down the steps to the beach. We love our friendly little neighborhood; the well maintained gardens are colorful and a joy to inspect on our daily walks to the beach! The Boardwalk is also within walking distance. We enjoy visiting Steamer's Lane (close to the Boardwalk), where all of the locals surf. Occasionally, we go Downtown to hear music, see a movie, go to the bookstore, or browse the many little shops. My husband is a General Contractor and keeps the Cottage in ship shape. Our good friend, Debbie, is our on-site Manager, and lives close by. I spend time in my home office year round working on the maintenance, upkeep, and rentals of Seabright Cottage. In addition, I spend winters as a ski instructor at Squaw Valley USA, and occasionally teach for Disabled Sports USA at Alpine Meadows ski area. I enjoy providing our tenants with a great place to stay in Santa Cruz.
Why the Owner Chose Seabright, Santa Cruz, CA, USA:
The Seabright Cottage is in a neighborhood of first home owners and locals. It is a well maintained, friendly, and safe area.
The Unique Benefits at this House:
Nearby Restaurants include: La Cancun Taqueria, La Posta,Seabreeze Cafe, Betty's Burgers, Brady's Yacht Club, Seabright Brewery, Java Junction, Enfger Pizza, Drunk Monkey Market: Day's Market
- Primary: (530) 277-5682 (California, USA)
- Secondary: (530) 587-7869 (California, USA)
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The Seabright Cottage- perfect location and a beautiful home
Private upstairs deck for morning coffee or quiet reading
Our sunny, bright Living Room- complete with gas stove for evenings
Kitchen- fully stocked and ready for cooking
Seabright Beach and Walton Lighthouse- 2 blocks away
Back Patio , garden, outdoor shower area
View of Santa Cruz Pier and Boardwalk from our Beach
Upstairs Bedroom with Queen Bed, plenty of light and adjoining deck
Bunk Bed in Downstairs Bedroom- Double on Bottom, Single on Top, large Closet
Dining Room, with seating for 6, and adjacent to the Kitchen
Upstairs Futon in the loft- easy reading and TV viewing
Santa Cruz Harbor- 2 blocks away, plus Aldo's seafood restaurant
Entry Way- easy storage and coat racks
Our Backyard Garden- quiet and peaceful
This listing was first published here in 2008.
Date last modified - Sunday, January 15, 2017
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