This is home away from home, but even better... with all the amenities you would expect.
We are family friendly and pet friendly, for quiet well-behaved pets.
Enjoy our CHARMING LARGE ONE BEDROOM HOUSE, (1 MILE FROM THE BEACH) located in the Seabright neighborhood, super sunny, within walking distance to one of the best beaches and the harbor. Great restaurants also within walking distance!
The house has it own dedicated private entrance, private patio with 4 chaise lounge chairs and outdoor table and chairs to dine on, and two patio umbrellas.(and inside dining too,seats up to four inside). For your use, there is a brand new weber bbq and an awesome outdoor heater!..enjoy the tranquility and peace, all within 1 mile of our beautiful ocean, 1 mile to downtown Santa Cruz, and a 5 minute drive to Capitola and many State Parks.
Reserved off-street driveway parking spot, for up to 2 cars.
The house has a large enclosed patio/yard for secure storage for all of your toys, ie, bikes, boards... (2 beach cruiser bicycles provided, with helmets, beach chairs, beach umbrella) and even use of an SUP (STAND UP PADDLEBOARD).
HIGH SPEED wifi:
cable tv, HBO, blue ray/ DVD , huge selection of movies to watch, NETFLIX.
Sound machine/ipod/cell phone charger/radio/alarm clock.
We are in a very quiet neighborhood...In the morning you can listen to the doves cooing, and we enjoy the cool breeze from the ocean, both in the morning and in the evenings.
Perfect for biking or walking it to all the hot spots (we provide two bike cruisers) and metro bus station within walking distance. Hop on the nearby freeway for a day trip to San Francisco or Monterey.
There are amazing eateries walking distance or a short 5 minute drive, many state parks for serene hiking or mountain biking....needless to say we have world class surfing too!
Hop on the two bikes we provide, WALK, drive, or ride the bus! Santa Cruz is very bike friendly, many bike paths all around us!
Public bus system is easily accessible. We are five minutes off hwy 1.
To get around you can bike, drive, or walk almost everywhere comfortably.
45 minutes from San Jose airport
1hr from San Francisco airport
1.5 hrs from San Francisco ( Fisherman's Wharf)
45 minutes from Monterey (Monterey Bay Aquarium)
1 hr from Carmel
THIS IS A COMPLETELY NON-SMOKING PROPERTY, INSIDE AND OUT.
Our house is for couples or families with 1 -2 children, great for a girls-get-away, a romantic retreat, a family reunion!!!
The house is set in the back of our 1/4 acre property, you have your own secure parking space and completely private yard and entrance.
It is extremely quiet, immaculately clean and cozy. There is a brand new pillow top queen bed, a pullout single bed also in the master bedroom and an additional single bed in the living room. (On hot days it is still pleasantly cool and comfortable...There is even a ceiling fan in the living room for added comfort.
This is dog friendly environment and there is one in our gated yard.
We expect all guests to be respectful and quiet for the sake of our neighbors, and everyone's enjoyment.
Friendly and non-barking dogs welcome by arrangement.
No parties, or additional guests allowed without consent of owner.
When you arrive, there will be treats waiting for you in the fridge.
If you're arriving late, you can arrange to have dinner waiting for you for an additional fee...If you've traveled a long way, this is very nice to "come home to"...:-)just ask, we'll give you an selection of homemade choices, or delivery of local restaurants.
The cottage is located in the very best spot of Santa Cruz!
We are centrally located.
Enjoy viewing the sailboats races on Wednesday evenings at the crows nest upstairs patio..half off appetizers and drinks in the upstairs patio. , or on Aldo's deck.
Tuesdays is taco Tuesdays at El Palomar! both at the Harbor and Downtown on Pacific Avenue.
The first Friday of every month is Art Walk downtown Santa Cruz... featuring local artists, and their workshops.
If you love getting farm fresh produce, enjoy a farmers market three days a week, all within a 5 min. drive:
Wednesdays: downtown Santa Cruz
Saturdays: Cabrillo College, (Aptos)
Sundays: East Cliff drive and 17th ave., in the parking lot. (Live Oak neighborhood)
Wonderful things to do are endless...
The Boardwalk: rides, yummy food!...Ask, I'll tell you the best way to get there to avoid the crowds and save on parking $$$.
Downtown Santa Cruz: shopping, restaurants, night life, clubs, coffee houses, movie theatres
State parks galore: Nisene Marks (Aptos), Sea Cliff State Beach (Aptos) Henry Cowell (Felton), Natural Bridges (Westside) Wilder Ranch (north County..Davenport)
Mountain biking..single track trails...
Tons of yummy eateries.
Three different gourmet/healthy grocery stores within walking distance:
Staff of Life, Whole Foods, Shoppers Corner
The harbor and beach..only one mile away, a 15 minute walk, 5 minute drive, or a quick bike ride away.
Enjoy the footpath from Frederick Street into Arana Gulch, 40 acres of pristing open space, all above the Harbor..Takes you right down to the Harbor:-)!!!
Jogging trails...run along west cliff drive and watch the sea life while your running or walking.
The first Friday of every month is Art Day downtown and at the Tannery.
For the month of October, every weekend is OPEN STUDIOS.. Local artists open up their workshops to show their processes and sell their art.
COME AND ENJOY SANTA CRUZ! YOU'LL WISH YOU LIVED HERE YEAR-ROUND,
It's a slice of heaven!
We are in a very quiet neighborhood. Our cottage is perfect for a single, a couple, or family with up to two children. No loud parties are permitted, as we honor the peace and quiet of all of our neighbors.
At check-in we collect 11% City of Santa Cruz Occupancy Tax. This is separate from the booking fee, it is paid directly to the city.
We are in the heart of the sunny Seabright neighborhood. We are 1 mile from the beach and the Santa Cruz Harbor. Perfect for walking and biking it to all the hot spots and metro bus station within walking distance.(delicious Sushi and bagelry only three blocks away!)
Hop on the nearby freeway to either San Francisco (1 hour) or Monterey(45 minutes) for the day.
There are amazing eateries all within walking distance, (a couple blocks), as well as many state parks for serene hiking or mountain biking....needless to say we have world class surfing too!
We are pet friendly, there is a park only 1 block away for a quick walk, and an off-leash park only 3/4 mile away.
Private off street parking in driveway.