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Downtown Romantic Getaway and Pet Friendly!

(11 Reviews)

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Last updated: 03/17/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

2 blocks from the heart of Downtown and the SC Mission atop Mission Hill!

The Flat sleeps up to 2 adults, in the French inspired bedroom with an excellent Queen bed (twin roll away and pack~n~play available upon request); Laundry room W/D, Full kitchen with Gas stove (may you find all you will need) and romantic claw foot tub (bath/shower) with marble floor and wood floors through out.

Please know this is on Hwy 1 and very quiet compared to other hotels in the area along Hwy. 1 Easy commute to Hwy 17 and up the Coast. Coming from San Francisco is easy too; one turn into the driveway as you enter Santa Cruz!

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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/17/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 550 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Events Allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    Must be 21 and have a valid ID....moreless

  • Children Welcome:

    * twin roll away bed * twin blow up mattress * Pack n Play...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only:

    Historic Building of Santa Cruz- 1864...moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Up to 2 dogs ONLY: aprox. 30 lbs...moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef


Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Love Shed

    IKEA Full Sofa/sleeper in lil detached room across parking. ...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 child bed, 1 baby crib

    Queen Plush Bed/Down Bedding (Hypoallergenic on request)...moreless

  • The apartment has a 'shotgun' feel... enter in the laundry room, bathroom on your right, then you enter the kitchen, and then a seperate bedroom set up like a hotel room; twin rollaway and blowup are available, along with a pac-n-play on request. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Please enjoy our Marine Sanctuary here in Monterey Bay and respect the beautiful surroundings; Sail The Chardonnay with Capt. John, Hike Big Basin and see the amazing redwoods, Horseback ride in Monterey at Seahorse Equestrian Tours, wine~n~dine in Capitola Village, and if there is anything we can do to make your stay more enjoyable, please call or text! We'll make it happen! ...moreless


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Downtown:

    Romantic Walks to all the hot spots Santa Cruz has to offer! We are also about 1/2 mile from the beach... direct walk to the wharf too! ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Parasailing
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling/Diving
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Breakfast area High chair on request...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Parking:

    Off Street/Back Parking lot Please park next to the Pic-nick table....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    You have your own washer and dryer with the unit....moreless


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Cooking Spice and oil...moreless

Building Type

  • House


Write a review 4.1
from 11 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Sep 20 - Apr 1, 2017
2 night min stay
$145 $165
Fri, Sat
$700 $2,900

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$900 $3,000
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees and Rental Conditions:

  • Pet Fee $30 + tax
  • Property Damage Protection $59
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $250
  • cleaning $70 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11%

Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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Last updated: 03/17/2017
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32 Miles
Nearest Airport
San Jose International Airport
1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Hoffman's Downtown
4 Miles
Nearest Train
Roaring Camp Railroad
0.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Hwy. 1
0.2 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Nearest Beach
Cowell's Beach at the Boardwalk

Car: Not Necessary

This welcoming Victorian flat comfortably sleeps 2 and is one of the historic beauties! Built in 1860s, this Romantic getaway is a short walk from the heart of Downtown. Very Easy to explore the best of Santa Cruz! Specialty baskets available as well as a stocked fridge! (inquire within) ENJOY!


Owner info

Year Purchased: 2010

About the owner: This apartment house is like a hotel, located in Downtown Santa Cruz. (see map) It is a Victorian House that has always been 3 apartments; each with their own laundry and parking. The Nicely's live very close by and are quick to be at your service should you need anything. We provide a clean and nice place to hang your hat for a few days. The apartment is equipped with all you will need. Hope you enjoy your stay in the Cruz!

Why the Owner Chose Santa Cruz, CA, USA:
This welcoming Victorian flat comfortably sleeps 2 and is one of the historic beauties! Built in 1860s, this Romantic getaway is a short walk/2 blks from the heart of Downtown ta CruzSan. Very easy to explore the best of Santa Cruz! ENJOY!

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Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few days
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/17/2017

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This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, March 25, 2017

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