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BEST OF PAJARO DUNES: 3 for 2! EVERYTHING for adults/kids just steps from sand

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,000 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 1 - 4 nights


About the property

4 bedroom, 3 bath house with a garage, across from beach stairs

3 for 2 special for stay dates from NOW to May 24 !! Book two nights and get the third added free!

(Enter two nights in VRBO dates not three, for correct pricing - if weekend use Fri/Sat only)


NEW for 2018!!



House 84 has it ALL... New, modern furniture and supplies for grownups -- ocean views -- a dedicated playroom full of toys and kid supplies -- drive-up convenience -- and the closest home to the beach access stairs! It has everything you could want or need - just bring your clothes and food and you are ready!

To view a walk-through video of this home, click through the slideshow above and look for the arrow to click to start the video. Or, go directly to:

To view the path to the beach from this home, go directly to:

This house has the ONLY electric vehicle (E.V.) charger in a rental home at Pajaro Dunes! Level 2 Clipper Creek charger on site for guest use.

Four bedrooms with flexible sleeping arrangements and three full baths allow this home to be shared by one large family or multiple families/generations. The maximum headcount day/night is 12 people, ALL included. No pets, no exceptions...

The bed configurations are (see photos):

• Main floor master w/King and own bathroom

• Main floor playroom with four twin bunks (4) and hall bathroom

• Bottom floor bedroom with King shares downstairs hall bath

• Bottom floor bedroom with King and two twin bunks shares downstairs hall bath

Boutique hotel feel at the beach... We completely redecorated, restocked, and revamped this home with $100,000+ in updating and tweaks all dedicated to the "stuff" inside, rather than the house itself. New king beds - high quality 20' Simmons BeautyRest mattresses. Twin bunkbeds are all new latex foam mattresses. High quality linens, leather beds and Pottery Barn duvets complete the modern beach feel. You don't need to sacrifice comfort and quality to be at the beach!

Between the potential to share this home with multiple generations or multiple families, and the extra amenities this home offers, it is truly a bargain compared to other properties. This is the only rental home at Pajaro Dunes that has this level of updating, electronics, kid and beach supplies and special touches. We know, we rented the others before we bought - and decided to create the rental home WE would have wanted to rent!

This home is especially comfortable for longer term visitors as it offers all the comforts of home (maybe more).

• Every bedroom plus living room and playroom have large flat screen smart TVs with DISH Network and Blu-ray players. Enjoy the game on our big TV guilt-free while others enjoy the beach.

• Dedicated WIFI on site for you to surf, work or stream

• Wii, games and Minecraft for older kids

• Two loaner LAPTOPS for guest use (Windows OS)

• Tons of movies and popular TV shows already saved on the DVR plus a ton of DVDs. Bring your popcorn for movie night!

• Cordless phones with free local and long distance

• PLAYROOM/BUNKROOM stocked with toys and games! The grownups can enjoy themselves in the great room while the kids are off making art creations with their sand dollars. We have grownup games too, like poker, twister, cards, and puzzles.

• Have a baby/toddler? No problem, so do we! We have the stuff: changing table, two pak n plays, three high chairs, a baby-washing basin, potty seat adapters on every toilet, one floor-based training potty, high and low step stools in every bathroom, wipe warmer, baby monitor (video), boppy pillow, baby bjorn, bumbo chair, and floor entertainer mat for infants. We have three strollers: a dualie Bob stroller plus two single strollers, ride-on toys and even bikes (helmets on site). Tons of beach toys for the kids and balls/chairs for adults! See photos!

• No kids? No problem! You’d never know the kid stuff was there. Enjoy our vast assortment of fancy cocktail glassware for your adult weekend.

• Beach stuff! We provide coolers, beach towels, boogie boards, chairs, chaises, umbrellas, beach toys, sports balls (with pump), and even beach bags for your convenience. See photos!

• Weber gas grill, propane included, and lots of outdoor furniture and umbrellas so you can actually enjoy the view decks.

• Container for a beach bonfire: A metal container as required by state parks for a bonfire, and marshmallow roasting sticks -- just bring your wood and stuff for s'mores! Yeah we also have plastic wine glasses for the beach - 'cause we think through it all so you don't have to.

• Curtains. You may say – so what? Well, we woke at dawn at too many rental houses without decent window coverings. Close the curtains and sleep late. You are on vacation!

• Extra fridge/freezer in garage. You can store a week of food for everyone plus beverages and ice. You can also order pizza and Chinese delivery from nearby Watsonville. We can send delivery menus in advance to help you plan.

• Allergy friendly: no forced-air heat, only radiant space heating, NO PETS on site, no smoking. ALL NEW: all mattresses (with dust covers), pillows, down comforters, linens and duvets/covers, mattress pads, towels, area rugs -- all brand new.

• Pajaro Dunes has tennis courts (reserve one day prior), a volleyball court, full basketball court, soccer field and bocce ball on site.

• OUTDOOR SHOWER - Brand new, private outdoor shower with hot/cold water and direct access into garage. Wetsuit drying hooks and hangers are outside shower. Calling all boarders/surfers!

For a walk-through tour and a view of the walk to the beach, see these videos:

We look forward to your visit!

[Note: Pajaro Dunes does not allow renters to bring dogs or cats. Some try anyway. This is NOT the house to try to bring animals to. The owner's kids are VERY allergic to the dander left behind.]

Cal BRE Brokers License # 01952817

Santa Cruz County Transient Occupancy Tax Certificate # CO 00304

More Details

Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
February 20, 2018

About Stacey

We are an active family that loves the beach and loves to share our love of the beach. When we are not at House 84, we are likely camping, at a T-ball game, or looking for an adventure somewhere.

Stacey purchased this house in 2014

Why Stacey chose Watsonville

We grew up on the East Coast, where beachhouses on the ocean are fairly common. We had never seen such a thing in California. When we first came to Pajaro Dunes, it instantly felt like home.

What makes this house unique

The close beach access right across the street! Lots of supplies you won't find in any other house, plus brand new furnishings and beds.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Things liked best: "location, view-beach. TV's in all rooms. Beds-great. Laptops-numerous chairs and tables. Outside tables. Kids' playroom. Quick reaction by owner with any problems. Garage repair man was excellent! Lots of dishes. Beach toys, shovels, chairs."
Jun 2015
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Watsonville House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 35
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • Cancellations will get refund per rental contract if the same dates re-book to another guest.
Location Type:
  • Ocean View
  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Water View
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Main Floor Hall Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bottom Floor Hall Bathroom - toilet , shower
    Main Floor Master Suite - toilet , shower , double sinks
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bottom Floor Bedroom - 1 king
    Main Floor Master Suite - 1 king
    Bottom Floor Bedroom - 1 king , 1 bunk bed , CA King bed plus twin bunkbed
    Main Floor Playroom/Bunkroom - 2 bunk bed , Twin bunk beds sleep 4
  • We also have three pak n plays for infants/toddlers.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 5 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Cancellations will get refund per rental contract, if the same dates re-book to another guest.


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average rating of 4.818182 based on 59 reviews
Terra Bella, CA

Monterey Bay Aquarium Trip

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay. We took the entire family for my Grandson's 4th birthday to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. The house was wonderful, the grandchildren loved all of the toys. The house had everything and more that we needed. Plenty of room for all. Thank you so much Stacey!

  • Submitted: Dec 28, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 4 of 5

Our family adores Pajaro and has been spending many hours in the water and walking the beach! We had another wonderful long weekend here. Soul refreshing and recharged!

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Cozy home!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful time at Stacy‘s house. So cozy and we had everything we needed. We’d go back anytime! House right across from the beach great location. We all had the best time ever!

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Love the place! So convenient to the beach!

  • 4 of 5

The place was VERY nice! Very well for kids, beach chairs, beach toys, kitchen supplies, plenty of towels and beach towels. We had a great time!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Austin, Texas

Perfect Beach Getaway

  • 5 of 5

Myself and 3 coworkers stayed here while in the area for car week down in Monterrey. The house itself was very tidy and had everything we needed for grilling out on the porch and enjoying a bit of time out on the beach. While it is a bit more remote than we anticipated, it was nice to get away and spend some time unwinding. Definitely plan to stock up on groceries as a run into town is an easy 30+ minute round trip.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Clayton CA


  • 5 of 5

Sad that we were only able to squeeze in 4 nights this year. Sleeping arrangements worked perfectly for all adult couples who did not have to have children in with them. children ages 13-7 :2 10s and 1 11 slept in the playroom the 9 slept in the small bunk room upstairs and the 13 and 7 slept on the trundle bed upstairs. The house is well equipped and very comfortable. The three floors allows people to have private time as needed. Enjoyed bonfire on the beach.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Jeanne, thank you for the great review. I just want to clarify for those reading, that the "third floor" mentioned here is not part of the standard rental - the description here on VRBO is for a spacious two-floor, four bedroom, three bathroom, over-2000 square foot home for up to 12 people. We have a third floor that is the private space of the owner, but we sometimes make it available for rent as an add-on for large groups to stay together in one home at a cost lower than multiple homes. It increases the headcount by 50% (12 -> 18 people), the total bed count by 50% (9 -> 14 beds), the square footage by 50% (2000 -> over 3000 SF), and the price by 50% above the quote here on VRBO.
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Nearest Motorway
3 Miles
Hwy 1
Nearest Beach
Pajaro Dunes
Car: not necessary


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Property Damage Protection $99
Departure cleaning $325
Tax Rate 11.0%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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