BREATHE IN THE SEA AIR! FALL CONDITION'S LOOKING SAVORY!

Robin Wirth

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights

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BREATHE IN THE SEA AIR! FALL CONDITION'S LOOKING SAVORY!

Capitola House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 BR, 1 BA, Along the creek, Ideally sleeps 4. 6 at most

This charming setting and cottage has become known as the first home built along the creek.

There are numerous traces and remnants of historic Capitola hidden, but still remaining in this old beach town. This unit is one of them and is available to be rented anytime of year. Take advantage of these great seasonal rates!

Recently renovated, this cozy historic 2 bedroom 1 bath riverfront cottage is located in the heart of the Capitola Village. You can enjoy this peaceful habitat setting, relaxing in the most spacious yard, or on the deck overlooking the coastal wildlife along the banks of Soquel Creek. Certainly, walking a two-minute trail stroll to Capitola’s most popular beach, wharf, shopping, bars & restaurants is an option as well. This furnished beach cottage is in an ideal location and provides the perfect retreat for a family or friends.

This sweet craftsman is in the shape of a duplex now that does share 1 wall and the front patio. However, it has not lost it's original and historic charm. To whom will you be sharing the wall with? Well, a very nice tenant who has complete understanding that we rent our side unit during the summer. The tenant keeps to themselves and you may see a glimpse of him/her coming and going. Situated in the Riverview Terrace neighborhood, you will feel like you have a very private setting. We have been renting for numerous years now and have yet to have any issues with this arrangement.

This is a great place for a couple or small family that want to enjoy this great little village without hassle! Relax on the deck with a drink overlooking the creek. Cuddle up with your honey or with your loved ones while taking in the smells and sounds of this coastal riperian corridor.

Keywords: Vacation Rental, ample parking, cabin, home, getaway, tucked away,, Large waterfront yard, Capitola beach, Capitola village,

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Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters
Robin Wirth (Property Manager)
Advertiser since 2009
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About Robin Wirth

I very much enjoy living in Capitola for it has much to offer. There are sandy beaches to walk on, surfing and fishing in the ocean, and hiking and biking in nearby forests.

Being a general contractor means working outside a lot. This area has some fog in the summer months, that really makes for a comfortable climate. I like to build and work on homes. More recently, I have built a number of decks and fences using redwood and bamboo harvested sustainably from the Santa Cruz area.

One thing I hear about Capitola that holds truth, 'Once you come here, you will always come back.'

Robin Wirth purchased this house in 1976

Why Robin Wirth chose Capitola

Capitola is a great place to live along the coast . In only a little over an hour by car and you can be in San Francisco or Monterrey/Carmel.

Being within walking distance of the beach has ethereal advantages. There is nothing else like the sounds of the waves lapping or crashing along the shoreline. There always seems to be an influx of aquatic life that beckons into this bay's region during the summer months. Whale watching and fishing has been epic in recent years and is just a walk to the wharf and a boat ride away.

I like to think that the beach is close enough to enjoy the excitement, yet far enough away when it is time for quietude.

What makes this house unique

This craftsman home is the first house to be built along Soquel Creek. The view across the creek makes you feel like you are in the forest, yet the ocean is also visable beneath the train trestle and Stockton bridges.

Far enough away from the traffic, there is a subtle peacefulness. Some large trees provide shade. There is a spacious driveway for parking and large creek side yard with a redwood deck and benches for relaxing.

Being along the creek allows viewing of a wide variety of waterfowl. The beach is within a two-minute walk along a foot path that provides a straight shot to the beach.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
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Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Reviews

4.9
based on 20 traveler reviews

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Breathe in the Sea Air! Fall Condition's Looking Savory!
average rating of 4.95 based on 20 reviews
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Breathe in the Sea Air! Fall Condition's Looking Savory!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p255569vb
+1 (408) 314-8221
Capitola Central Coast California
Sebastopol, CA
5

Location, location, location!

  • 5 of 5
My mother and I stayed at this adorable creekside cottage for a quick 3-night mother-daughter getaway and it was perfect for us. Love, love, love the location - a hop, skip and a jump to Capitola Village and beach - although just far enough away to escape the fray; right on the river so we could enjoy our coffee (morning) and wine (evening) on the patio while watching ducks peacefully float by; and a short walk to the infamous Gayle's Bakery (yum!), not to mention a few day spas (go get a massage!). We parked in the cottage's driveway Mon and didn't get in the car again until we left Thurs morn. The cottage itself was well stocked (loved the extras in the bathroom medicine cabinet) & very clean with super comfy beds. Dan has done a great job with it - I highly recommend! We plan to make this an annual pilgrimage and will def be staying here again. Thanks again, Dan!
  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Anne, thank you for the wonderful review! So glad to hear that you maximized your getaway and will be coming back. Until then,
-Dan
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Breathe in the Sea Air! Fall Condition's Looking Savory!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p255569vb
+1 (408) 314-8221
Capitola Central Coast California
5

Location, Location, Location!!!

  • 5 of 5
Great place. Great location! Within walking distance of downtown, the wharf and Brighton Beach park (within 1.5 miles - Great walk!!). Clean and cute and extremely quiet!

Must try Stockton Bridge Grill! Very very good for small plates and the Wharf restaurant had incredible breakfast!
  • Submitted: Jun 5, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Tourists without a Car
Owner's Response: Thanks Brad! Glad you and yours made the choice to visit our place. Grateful for the positive review and that you made some fond memories during your stay.
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Breathe in the Sea Air! Fall Condition's Looking Savory!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p255569vb
+1 (408) 314-8221
Capitola Central Coast California
5

Daniel's Cottage

Daniel's Cottage
  • 5 of 5
2nd stay...excellent experience throughout
  • Submitted: May 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Thank you Gerald, we appreciate your review. Nice and succinct. The rest speaks for itself. To the point, simply, the way we like it!
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Breathe in the Sea Air! Fall Condition's Looking Savory!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p255569vb
+1 (408) 314-8221
Capitola Central Coast California
5

Perfect Birthday weekend!

  • 5 of 5
The cottage offered the perfect birthday getaway! Spent a lovely, quiet night alone, with coffee in the fog on the river in the morning. Then hosted friends for surfing the next day. The cottage was clean, comfortable, and quiet. Loved the details (live plants, hot cocoa and biscotti in the kitchen). Also a has a lovely neighborhood feel. Friends meet and visit on the path along the river, and smile as they pass by. Can't wait to return!
  • Submitted: Apr 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Shannon, Glad your stay was a pleasant one and thank you for sharing your experience with a 5-star review. Hope you'll think of our place next time you come to visit Capitola.
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Breathe in the Sea Air! Fall Condition's Looking Savory!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p255569vb
+1 (408) 314-8221
Capitola Central Coast California
Walnut Creek, CA
5

Charm and location

  • 5 of 5
Having spent many happy vacations at various places in Capitola over the years, this house along the river is the ideal place to spend a few tranquil days close to the ocean, the night spots, and yet in a quiet location off the main drag.... perfect for a family vacation with the grandchildren in an updated yet original "river house" with a view of Shadowbrook across the way. easy access to the beach and town. Well maintained by the owner , with a beautiful little flower garden along the river and a deck overlooking the water.
  • Submitted: Apr 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Tourists without a Car, Families with Young Children
Owner's Response: Thanks Ellen for the kind review. So grateful you've been able to find your way back to Capitola over these years. Looking forward to your next visit! - Dan
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Breathe in the Sea Air! Fall Condition's Looking Savory!
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p255569vb
+1 (408) 314-8221
Capitola Central Coast California
5

Lovely Capitola!

  • 5 of 5
This little cottage has all the comforts of home, only better! I surfed each morning, enjoyed great meals along the Esplanade and my husband joined in on a blues jam Sunday night at the Fog Bank bar. A perfect "staycation" for us. I look forward to staying in this darling cottage along the Soquel river.
  • Submitted: Apr 15, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
Owner's Response: Glad you made it all the way over here to the coast and back! Grateful that our place, the waves and weather were all accommodating. Thank you for the kind review.
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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
25 Miles
San Jose, Monterrey
Nearest Motorway
1 Miles
HWY 1
Nearest Barpub
1 Miles
Esplanade
Nearest Golf
10 Miles
Pasatiempo, De La Vega Golf Course and many more!
Nearest Restaurant
1 Miles
Esplanade
Car: not necessary

Wine tasting, bars, baseball & soccer fields, playground, across the river from Shadowbrook Restaurant. Numerous golf courses nearby. Centrally located for Golf at Pasatiempo and Carmel Golf courses.

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Availability & Rates

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Capitola House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall/Winter
Sep 16 2014 - Feb 11 2015
2 night minimum stay
$195
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,373
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
Feb 12 2015 - May 14 2015
2 night minimum stay
$225
From
$275
Fri,Sat
$1,507
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer Season
May 15 2015 - Sep 14 2015
3 night minimum stay
$275
From
$370
Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,008
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$225
From
$275
Fri,Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add $50 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

cleaning fee $100
Refundable damage deposit $500
Notes Rates, including holidays, are subject to change unless reservation is confirmed.
Checks, cashier checks or money orders are accepted - credit cards are not.
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Amenities

Amenities

Capitola House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Waterfront ...
Theme:
  • Family
General:
  • Wireless Internet
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Heating ...
  • Parking Off Street ...
  • Parking ...
  • Living Room
Kitchen:
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Pantry Items ...
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • Narrow but effectively contained. Tub/shower enclosure, toilet, vanity, sink, medicine cabinet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Queen size Beds (1) 1 Queen, Double Beds (1) 2 Double
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • VCR
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Video Library ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Deck / Patio
Suitability:
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
Attractions:
  • museums
  • theme parks
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • restaurants
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • winery tours
  • churches
  • marina
  • synagogues
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • walking
  • horseshoes
  • sight seeing
  • whale watching
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • wildlife viewing
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • snorkeling/diving
  • mountain climbing
  • roller blading
  • snorkeling
  • rock climbing
  • pier fishing
  • deepsea fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • golf privileges optional
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • kayaking
  • basketball court
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
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