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5th Ave Beach House Craftsman Style

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Last updated: 05/13/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

VRBO Bear stayed here: We found this property to be beary special Read review

About the Property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6)

This is an exquisite Craftsman style home, a true work of art. Two blocks to beach, harbor and restaurants. Located in a quiet, friendly beach neighborhood.

This home has all slate and hardwood flooring with radiant heating. Beautiful cherry wood trim throughout. Full working Kitchen with top of the line appliances, Viking, Kitchenaid and Bosch. Counter tops in black granite and white marble, tile work in glass and granite. Living area has a cozy leather sofa and woven banana leaf arm chairs. Gas fireplace tiled in granite and glass tile. There is a gorgeous mahogany dinning set with seating for six.

The bed rooms are all elegantly furnished with top of the line comfortable queen size beds, with luxury linens. Upstairs bedroom has a small deck. Downstairs bedroom has a fenced patio with flowers and private access. The other downstairs bedroom opens to the private backyard. Bathrooms are tiled in traditional craftsman style of blacks and whites complimented with oiled bronze fixture. Towels and wash cloths provided.

A private back yard with patio dinning set and barbeque. Nicely landscaped with black bamboo. You'll find an out door shower to rinse off the sand after a great day at the beach.

Relax and enjoy your stay.

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Member since: 2008

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/13/2017

Property Type

  • 2 story
  • House

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 6
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Renter must be 28 years of age. Please review contract. ...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No Smoking...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • This is a newly constructed absolutely beautiful home away from home. Harbor view, Outdoor shower,...moreless


  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Large flat screen HD TV...moreless

  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library:

    We have a small library and there are local video rentals close by...moreless


  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Beach View
  • Ocean View:

    Also has harbor view, great sunsets from the front deck...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer:

    In the home...moreless

  • Garage:

    small 1 car great to store bikes, beach toys ets....moreless

  • Gas Fireplace:

    remote operated...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    floor heating...moreless

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

    2 in drive way and 1 in garage also street parking 1 guest permit provided...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    2 car parking in driveway, permit parking on street ...moreless

  • Telephone:

    please bring your own cell phone for phone service...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    also have some beach towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    In the home...moreless

  • Wireless Internet


  • Catering Available:

    Dinner on late arrival? Other catering options can be arranged...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils:

    Cutlery, dishes and glassware provided...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    all new!...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    Nice sunny morning deck off of kitchen area to enjoy a cup of coffee. Decks off of living area for harbor, beach and sunset views. Small deck off of master Bedroom...moreless

  • Deck / Patio:

    beautiful private backyard great for outdoor dinning....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill


from 4 traveler reviews
Santa Cruz beach home- incredible location! 07/21/2008

VRBO Bear stayed here:

This brand new, custom designed Craftsman home was built by the owners themselves! It stands out as the nicest, most luxurious home on the block! I arrived to a beautiful bouquet of fresh cut flowers, a bottle of California wine and a block of Italian truffle cheese!

The 8 foot tall French doors with glass throughout add to the sheer beauty of this beach home. No detail was overlooked and this home has it all, from dimmer switch lighting to radiant heated flooring to intricate tile and slate designs. The beds and bedding are so elegant and comfortable that I wanted to bring them home with me.

Outside there were multiple slate patios to choose from to enjoy the great views of the Marina and the Harbor. The gardens and landscaping make you feel like you are staying in a tropical resort. This home has everything you could possibly need for the perfect vacation.

The location of this Santa Cruz beach home is second to none! You are literally two blocks from the Beach Harbor, the Santa Cruz Light House and one of the best restaurants in town - The Crow’s Nest. Within 10 minutes of the home you will find the Beach Boardwalk (an amusement park on the water), Downtown Santa Cruz with great shopping, amazing surfing, plenty of great restaurants and more! If you want to experience the majesty of the California Redwoods, you are only 20 minutes away! This the perfect home to experience Santa Cruz at its finest.

The VRBO Bear

The VRBO Bear
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 - Sep 30, 2023
7 night min stay

$2,700 $6,500
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$2,400 $6,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,000
  • Tax Rate 11%


7 night minimum stay during busy season

$150 cleaning fee on all 2 night stays during off season

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 05/13/2017
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Whale watching tours, wine tasting, art galleries, beach has fire pits for cookouts, skateboard park, short distance to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Longs Marine Lab and indoor mountain climbing. Forty five min. drive to Monterey Bay Aquarium and Fisherman's Warf. Take an easy day trip to San Francisco. Henry Cowell Redwood Trees State Park, Roaring Camp, Natural Bridges State Park. Also indoor Mountian climing.


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Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 05/13/2017

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  • Fifth Avenue Beach House

    Fifth Avenue Beach House

  • Dining Area

    Dining Area

  • Living room area and doors out to deck

    Living room area and doors out to deck

  • Kitchen Area With Island

    Kitchen Area With Island

  • Upstairs Bedroom

    Upstairs Bedroom

  • Downstairs Bedroom

    Downstairs Bedroom

  • Downstairs Bedroom

    Downstairs Bedroom

  • Back Patio

    Back Patio

  • Twin Lakes Beach right down the street

    Twin Lakes Beach right down the street

  • Living Room Area

    Living Room Area

  • living area

    living area

  • kitchen


  • Upstairs Bathroom

    Upstairs Bathroom

  • Downstairs bath

    Downstairs bath

  • back yard patio area

    back yard patio area

  • Beach and Lighthouse Right Down The Street

    Beach and Lighthouse Right Down The Street

VRBO #172511

This listing was first published here in 2008.

Date last modified - Wednesday, May 17, 2017

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