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Studio With a View!! Amazing Ocean View From Your Room, Overlooking the Ocean.

Bedrooms 1
Space 300 sq. ft.
Property type studio


About the property

Unobstructed Panoramic View Of The Entire Monterey Bay, From S.C. To Monterey.

In a great neighborhood. Great for long walks, there are nearby hiking trails to the ocean. Bikes are available for your use. Access to beach is 6 blocks away, on 'Beachgate Way'. This room has all the amenities for your comfort. Close to everything. The studio has its own private entrance, and its own private covered porch, with lots of seating overlooking the ocean. Small outdoor kitchenette with well stocked refrigerator, oven, microwave, coffeemaker, hotplate, toaster, blender and sink.

This home has been on the Annual Symphony League Home Tour two times, and has been in the local newspaper, as the 'Fanti-Sea House'. Aptos is an idyllic beach community with a small-town feel and diverse population. Nestled amongst miles of pristine beaches, rolling hills, towering redwood trees, and strawberry fields, the community sets the scene for an extraordinary lifestyle. Situated on Monterey Bay's northern coast, Santa Cruz/Aptos homes are found within a progressive resort community. The area is alive with families, artists, local business owners, surfers, students, and visitors who return year after year. Amazing views from Monterey to Capitola. There are no better views in Santa Cruz. A private massage by a professional can be arranged. A dog may be allowed for an additional fee. Not suitable for parties. Security deposit may be withheld. If possible, email or text host an hour before arrival.

Please e-mail us a bit about yourself when you first inquire about the accommodations..... either before or at the time you book. Although the studio is very private, we like to know who will be sharing our space, so we ask quests to share a little bit about themselves before they make a reservation. Check In is 3:00pm Check Out is 11:00am. $20. an hour for late check outs. Be sure and check out the video after seeing the pictures. It is also located on the main picture, top left. A few days prior to check in let host know around what time you will be arriving. If possible, an hour or less email to confirm when arriving. Park in front of the house on the street, as close as you can. Push gate open in the middle towards the house. Go to the right into the backyard, all the way to the end. I will leave the studio key in the door for you. Contact host will any questions. Enjoy!

More Details

Jeanell Martin
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 27, 2018

About Jeanell Martin

I have lived in Santa Cruz County for over 40 years. I am licensed to care for foster children, and have done so for over five years. I love sports, and play tennis several times a week.

Jeanell Martin purchased this studio in 2005

Why Jeanell Martin chose Aptos

I always wanted a Beach House, and this is my Dream House.

What makes this studio unique

Safe neighborhood, great for walks, bike riding, hiking. Everything is close by. The ocean views are awesome.


Aptos Studio Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • studio
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 300 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • pets considered ...
  • not suitable for children
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
  • Comfy bathroom with extra if you forgot anything.....
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • comfortable bed, desk, lots of books. Only one bed for maximum of two people but foam pad for third person is available for extra charge of $20 per night.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 3 bicycles
  • limited accessibility
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
One queen bed for two only.


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Studio With a View!! Amazing Ocean View From Your Room, Overlooking the Ocean.
average rating of 4.5 based on 38 reviews
Pleasant hill

Really nice

  • 5 of 5

Very nice studio, AMAZING view. Host was very quick with replys to questions and was very good about personal space (didn't see her the whole time!). It was raining and still so beautiful. Thanks for the great stay! Would recommend to couples looking for a close space to spend some quality time. Beach was super close (to physically go there), the view of the beach and the ocean = impeccable.

  • Submitted: Mar 4, 2018
  • Stayed: March 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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San Leandro, CA

If you want ocean front and panoramic ocean views this is a great getaway!

  • 4 of 5

This property is just as it was portrayed. If you are after sleek, polished and the like this property is not for you. If you like eclectic, casual, comfortable and usable this is the place. We will be back I am sure!

  • Submitted: Jan 22, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The place was just as described.

  • 5 of 5

Loved this rental! The view is spectacular...❤️ The “welcome” board was a sweet and unexpected touch. Thank you!

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: Vacation Rentals, from HomeAway
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San Francisco

Great potential for the place, but it was under construction and messy

  • 1 of 5

The place was under construction and therefore extremely dirty, dusty and messy. I got an allergic reaction to the dust as well. It was unprofessional of the host to rent out the place when it was under construction and in such a terrible state.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

This suite overlooking Monterrey Bay was a real treasure. Cozy & intimate with an outstanding view! The furnishings were very comfortable & the outdoor space was fantastic.

  • Submitted: Sep 23, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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It was a nice quiet place to relax and unwind.

  • 4 of 5

great view of ocean, and nice relaxing atmosphere will help you disconnect from a hectic life.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
30 Miles
San Jose
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
End of Street
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Seascape golf club
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
End of street
Nearest Beach
1 Miles
Seacliff Beach
Car: not necessary

The beach studio has a unsurpassed, unimpeded panoramic, ocean, bay, cement ship & whitewater views! Moments to Seacliff Village with famous Manuel's Mexican Restaurant, Marianne's Ice Cream, Hwy 1 Pizza within a mile, plus so much more! Private terrace overlooking ocean.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $55
Additional Guest Fee $20 per person per night
Pet Fee $25
Damage Deposit $150

If there are more than 2 quests, a nightly fee of $20. is asked for. Small dog may be approved, for $25.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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