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Beach house Santa Cruz

Bedrooms 3
Space 2,058 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 6 nights


About the property

Located in the sun belt beaches of Santa Cruz, just minutes from Twin Lakes State Beach, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, West Cliff Drive, Capitola Village and Roaring Camp Railroad, this 3 bedroom/3 bath home features two suites each with a master bedroom room, living room, and fully equipped kitchen. Accommodating up to 10 people, this home is perfect for an extended family getaway or for two families to enjoy. Spend the day at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, take a ride on the historic Giant Dipper or stroll the newly renovated downtown filled with vibrant shops, galleries and outdoor bistros.

No need to pack the car with beach items, this home is fully stocked with everything you will need for the many family-friendly beaches in the area.

More Details

Member since: 2013
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

About Suzanne

We are two families that jointly own the property. We all live in Bay Area & love to come down to Santa Cruz for relaxation and beach fun. Between the 2 families we have 4 x boys and a girl, ranging from 4 years old up to 12 years old. We often go together as there is plenty of space for everyone.

Suzanne purchased this house in 2011

Why Suzanne chose Santa Cruz County

This area of Santa Cruz is very desirable due to it's proximity to all the area's sites. The neighbors are really nice, many of them full-time residents who look after each other's homes.

It's close to the Sunday's Farmer's Market and a short bike ride to Capitola and the Boardwalk. Plus the beach at the end of the street is fantastic.

What makes this house unique

The property is actually two units combined. This is perfect for two families or groups as there is space to spread out. The garden is very well-maintained and often has blooms of rose bushes, a lemon tree and an outdoor shower. Sunsets from the top deck are epic, while a cup of coffee on the lower deck is a wonderful way to kick off your day.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Santa Cruz in Santa Cruz County

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2058 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 24
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please strip beds and place dirty linens and towels in downstairs’ washing area. Any dishes etc should be washed and put away
  • Take garbage and recycling out. Santa Cruz only permits garden waste in the green bins. Friday is garbage day
  • Our cleaner will clean floors, bathrooms, kitchen surface areas etc, please do not leave her an excessive mess. If heating is used, PLEASE turn off!
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Lake View ...
  • Ocean View ...
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Upstairs
    Outdoor shower - Outdoor shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Downstairs bath
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bathroom in bunk room
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bunk room - 2 Bunk Bed , Perfect for children & has own bedroom
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Upstairs bedroom
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Downstairs master bedroom with king size bed
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Water Sports Gear
  • 3 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • Miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • Basketball Court
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Beach house Santa Cruz
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews

6/28/17 Family Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful house for a family vacation with adult children, grandchildren and family dog. One block from a wonderful beach in Live Oak area of Santa Cruz. House was extremely well stocked, even had wet suits that fit the grandchildren, boogie boards, and all kinds of beach gear...wonderful!!!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice clean open lots of beach town commodities

  • 5 of 5

The house was close to the beach, had tons of beach stuff and bikes to enjoy. The theme of the house was great, very beach. The owner is also a lovely woman, very sweet and helpful. I love our stay, my family had 5he best time

  • Review Submitted: Jul 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely home

  • 4 of 5

Wonderful place to stay. Wish we had planned to stay longer. House had everything we needed and more.

Drawbacks: limited privacy, only 2 actual bedrooms, small bathrooms, lots of burned out light bulbs.

  • Review Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The house was ideal for our group and in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful girls' trip at the beach house. There were 10 of us and the accommodations were perfect and allowed for everyone to have their own space and spread out. The weather was crazy so we enjoyed hanging out & being cozy at the house. We explored the beach a bit when the weather allowed, went into Capitola and enjoyed the awesome shopping & restaurants in Santa Cruz.

Having the 2 kitchens was great as we brought a lot of food & utilized both fridges :)

The beds were comfortable & everything was clean. Thank you Suzanne for an awesome rental experience ❤️

  • Review Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Santa Cruz at its Best......

  • 5 of 5

In spite of the weather!

Our stay at your home was the epitome of Santa Cruz living! The home was beautiful as the typical beach bungalow having been expanded to welcome even more to stay. It was quaint, it included all of the modern day enhancements such that all of us former SC residents could celebrate our past memories of living in this beautiful beach town. The weather didn't play out as we expected, as an intense storm was there for the weekend. We made the most of it, however, being able to walk to the beach and enjoy the beauty and intensity of an angry ocean, followed by the warmth, light and enjoyment from the return to your home. The home provided the setting for us to celebrate our time together for our particular gathering in a joy filled manner. Personally, I could certainly see returning to take full advantage of the amenities and beach toys on a beautiful summer day.

Thank you for sharing your home!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great Place

  • 5 of 5

We had our girls weekend there this past weekend. It is a great place, lots of space, well equipped and just a block from the beach. Easy access to the main part of Santa Cruz, but far enough away to be quiet. Cute restaurants nearby and a small but nice Farmers Market on Sundays just a short walk away.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
35 Miles
San Jose Airport
Nearest Barpub
0.4 Miles
Crow's Nest
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Alaister MacKensie's Pasatiempo
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
Star Bene
Nearest Beach
50 Metres
Blacks Beach

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Capitola Village, Downtown Santa Cruz and Santa Cruz Wharf are a nine minute drive. San Jose Airport, Carmel and Monterey are a 40 minute drive.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Santa Cruz, Central Coast California

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
PEAK 2017
17 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
Off Peak 2017-18
2 Sep 2017 - 25 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £155.36
Damage Deposit £388.4

Check in 3pm check out 12pm. Check in maybe earlier, if no guests previous day.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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