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Beachside Aptos Getaway - 2BR - Quick Walk to Beach, Pet Friendly

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Charming living space with fold-out futon - for relaxing after fun in the sun!

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Last updated: 07/29/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2-3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Beachside Aptos is a comfortable, dual-level, family town home situated 1 block from the beach at Rio Del Mar… just far enough to feel peacefully apart from the crowds, but an easy amble to the beach. This popular beach runs south of Santa Cruz and boasts miles of sand and a variety of restaurants. There is also a shopping center with a major grocery store; sundries and hardware storesand other shops and restaurants nearby. A 2 minute walk takes you to the Seacliff State Park and Beach with BBQ and picnic areas, fishing pier and walking path. Usually lovely weather year-round.

This furnished vacation home has vaulted ceilings; tile and carpeted floors; large, open floor plan; and its own private deck. The secluded deck is a wonderful spot to relax and listen to the ocean. The kitchen has a bar counter with bar stools and a separate family style dining table and tiled counter tops. Dishes, utensils, and appliances are included. Heating and ceiling fans makes this home comfortable year-round. Enjoy the great outdoors on the peaceful and serene Rio Del Mar Beach.

Linens are included at no extra charge. Stove, dishwasher, microwave, coffee pot, toaster and blender are all there to make you feel at home during your stay (plates, silverware and cookware provided).

2 Bedrooms, 1 bath. Accommodates up to 4 adults and 2 children.

Parking available off-street. Pets considered.

Home is extremely CLEAN, has patio furniture; and a BBQ.

Ready to accommodate your beach visit and getaway to the Aptos and Santa Cruz areas.

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Property Type

  • Townhome

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Please contact owner for details....moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered:

    Dogs only with additional pet addendum to rental agreement....moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Clean, great location, fully furnished, tile flooring downstairs, carpeting upstairs, heating, ceiling fans, 2-stories, great for family gatherings or for a couple's private getaway!...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks

Leisure Activities

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 22 - Aug 31, 2016
3 night min stay
$245 $325
Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Event pricing
Sep 1 - Sep 12, 2016
2 night min stay
$275

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$225
$1,450

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Cleaning Fee $125
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $350
  • Pet Fee $75
  • Tax Rate 11%

Notes:

Linens are included at no additional cost.

Pets welcome with approval and pet addendum. Pet fee subject to change.

11% Santa Cruz County TOT#CO00128


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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Location

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    Rio Del Mar Beach View on map

    Long, seven-mile, sandy beach great for families. Quiet, secluded beach area with charm. Opens to a flat walking path through Seacliff State Park. Bonfire rings and barbecue/picnic areas. Clean restrroms and outdoor showers. Pet-friendly beach.

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    Seacliff State Park View on map

    Popular beach with plenty of family-friendly activities. Make sure to check out the visitor's center, featuring exhibits of Monterey Bay’s natural history and the concrete ship. There's a convenient foot bridge over Aptos Creek that connects Rio Del Mar to Seacliff State Park. Enjoy an easy 3 mile walk along Seacliff Trail. http://www.parks.ca.gov/?page_id=543

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    Pixie Deli View on map

    Great sandwich and salad choices. Sit under umbrella seating with frozen desserts and drinks. You will LOVE this cozy deli - the best place to hang out on a warm summer day with your pets (very pet friendly).

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    Cafe Rio Restaurant View on map

    Weekday happy hour specials to die for (pastas, tacos, burgers, etc.)! Incredible prices. Known for elaborately rich desserts. Outdoor patio seating is heated and happy to accomodate your vacationing dog. For returning visitors: Cafe Rio has reopened and is better than ever (trust us!)!!

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    Cafe - Full of Beans at the Beach View on map

    Cute family-run coffee house. Delicious fare with relaxed seating inside and outside. Full espresso menu. Smoothies and fresh-squeezed juices. Dog friendly!

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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2011

About the owner: Grateful to have an Aptos home to open to new friends - and oh the joys of vacationing with your furry friend!

Why the Owner Chose Aptos, CA, USA:
Grew up visiting Santa Cruz beaches during summer vacations. Aptos has everything that I remember enjoying as a child along with the same charm it did years ago.

The Unique Benefits at this Townhome:
This Aptos location gives you many options - from beach activities, walking the promenade, nearby hiking trails to fun and unique shopping.


Contact us

Speaks: english

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Charming living space with fold-out futon
- for relaxing after fun in the sun!

    Charming living space with fold-out futon - for relaxing after fun in the sun!

  • Well stocked kitchen - ready for your home-cooked meals

    Well stocked kitchen - ready for your home-cooked meals

  • Queen bed

    Queen bed

  • Enjoy the upstairs deck for morning coffee or relax listening to the waves

    Enjoy the upstairs deck for morning coffee or relax listening to the waves

  • Spacious bathroom with all amenities included!

    Spacious bathroom with all amenities included!

  • Stairs to bedrooms

    Stairs to bedrooms

  • Front entry with courtyard  & barbeque

    Front entry with courtyard & barbeque

  • A quick walk to Rio Del Mar Beach entrance

    A quick walk to Rio Del Mar Beach entrance

  • Rio del Mar beach just minutes away! Pet-friendly beach.

    Rio del Mar beach just minutes away! Pet-friendly beach.

  • Rio Del Mar Beach - easy walk to long stretches of sand

    Rio Del Mar Beach - easy walk to long stretches of sand

  • The cement ship at sunset .... 150 steps from the front door.

    The cement ship at sunset .... 150 steps from the front door.

  • Flats Bistro at the beach - 2 min walk .  Open all day for espresso & pizza

    Flats Bistro at the beach - 2 min walk . Open all day for espresso & pizza

  • Living room - open floor plan

    Living room - open floor plan

  • Breakfast counter

    Breakfast counter

  • Queen size bed with upstairs deck.

    Queen size bed with upstairs deck.

  • Great bedroom with twin beds - comfortable!

    Great bedroom with twin beds - comfortable!

  • Front courtyard entry

    Front courtyard entry

  • Front patio with seating

    Front patio with seating

  • Beach chairs, umbrella & boogie boards for your fun at the beach

    Beach chairs, umbrella & boogie boards for your fun at the beach

  • Seacliff beach and promenade walking path

    Seacliff beach and promenade walking path

  • Walk along Seacliff Beach. Stop at the cement ship and visitors center.

    Walk along Seacliff Beach. Stop at the cement ship and visitors center.

  • Walk one block to Aptos Creek pilings at Rio Del Mar beach

    Walk one block to Aptos Creek pilings at Rio Del Mar beach

  • Cafe Rio - Great menu of seafood, steaks, salads and more. Quick walk.

    Cafe Rio - Great menu of seafood, steaks, salads and more. Quick walk.

  • Path at Nisene Marks State Park-shade of huge redwood trees is just 2 miles away

    Path at Nisene Marks State Park-shade of huge redwood trees is just 2 miles away

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This listing was first published here in 2012.

Date last modified - Friday, July 29, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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