Top Side - Seabright Pied-a-Terre with Harbor and Bay Views

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Last updated: 09/06/2016
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  • Minimum stay:1-30 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Peace, Harmony and Tranquility
Top Side is classical but with a cutting edge...Located in the picturesque Seabright area of Santa Cruz with head-on view of Monterey Bay and the Yacht Harbor is an elegant-one-bedroom, one-bath pied-a-terre. This distinctive retreat is a unique sanctuary that offers the discriminating individual or couple a sophisticated haven on the shores of the Pacific.

It is fully furnished and you will find everthing you need for a relaxing getaway. Well equipped kitchen, quality linens, fireplace, cable, wireless internet and workstation, exterior patio with BBQ, washer/dryer, garage and even outside shower to rinse the sand off your feet.

Just steps from Seabright Beach (also known as Castle Beach) voted #1 by the locals, and rated five star beach in National Publication. This wide strand of beautiful soft sand is perfect for beachcombing, jogging, body surfing, vollyball, evening bonfires or viewing incredible sunsets.

Stroll to the yacht harbor for kayaking, windsurfing or fishing off the jetty by the lighthouse. Want to feel like a kid again...cross the trestle to the Boardwalk and ride the Roller Coaster and indulge in a Cotton Candy.

Seabright itself is known for its restaurants, cafes and coffee houses all nestled among the beach bungalows and all within easy walking distance.

Top Side is located in a quiet neighborhood yet is a perfect getaway for all Santa Cruz has to offer- world class surfing, sailing, kayaking, wind surfing, fishing cycling, golf, premium wine tasting and breweries or hiking among the redwoods.

Want a short day trip...Monterey/Carmel is only 45 mins. away with the infamous Cannery Row, Monterey Bay Aquarium and Pebble Beach Golf Course. There are also many fine vineyards throughout Santa Cruz, Monterey and San Benito Counties to explore and enjoy.

Come to Top Side and create your life time memories.

This is a monthly rental.
Months still available for 2016 are October, November & December
Summer rates June to October - $3300. per month
Winter rates November to May - $2750. per month

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Property Type

  • Cottage

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Not Suitable For Children
  • Pets Not Allowed:

    Subject to discussion...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

  • Bedroom 1


  • Queen size Beds (1), built in desk area and flat screen tv

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Romantic


  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Marina
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Ocean View:

    From living room view of the bay and peek of the yacht harbor....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Basketball Court
  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Pier Fishing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 2 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Garage
  • Gas Fireplace
  • Living Room
  • Parking:

    1 car garage...moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine


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

    Fully equipped kitchen, plates, stemware, utensils, pots and pans...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove


  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Several Golf Courses nearby plus well renoun courses in Monterey...moreless

  • Kayak / Canoe:

    Available at the Harbor...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill


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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Jun 1 - Oct 31, 2016
30 night min stay

Nov 1 - May 31, 2017
30 night min stay

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Taxes Not included


When emailing for information please include your best contact phone number. Property is available for long term rental. All utilities are included plus cable, wifi and washer & dryer.

A signed reservation letter/guest agreement must be fully executed and check for $400.00 deposit, there is a $150.00 cleaning fee.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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Last updated: 09/06/2016
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This is a very special area in Santa Cruz with many families having beach homes here for generations. Seabright beach was voted one of the locals favorite, it is a short one block walk.


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1972

About the owner: Retired Counselor of Real Estate with a past client base that included lending institutions, developers, REITs, and pension funds.

Why the Owner Chose Seabright, Santa Cruz, CA, USA:
The property was inherited from my family in the early 1970's. Initially the property was purchased in1944 by my grandparents as a second home.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
To me...this is my home, one of the most beautiful and peaceful places in the world. I'm a lucky guy.

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Speaks: english



  • Exterior building elevation

    Exterior building elevation

  • Master Suite

    Master Suite

  • Come enjoy!!

    Come enjoy!!

  • Sailing by the lighthouse

    Sailing by the lighthouse

  • Westcliff


  • Hike in the Redwoods

    Hike in the Redwoods

  • Seagull on the wharf

    Seagull on the wharf

  • Fishing Boat

    Fishing Boat

  • Explore exceptional wineries in the region

    Explore exceptional wineries in the region

  • Living Room

    Living Room

  • Kitchen & Dining

    Kitchen & Dining

  • Yacht Harbor

    Yacht Harbor

  • Stairs to Seabright Beach

    Stairs to Seabright Beach

  • Boardwalk


  • Baby Sea Lion

    Baby Sea Lion

  • Shopping in Carmel

    Shopping in Carmel

VRBO #350135

This listing was first published here in 2011.

Date last modified - Tuesday, October 25, 2016

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