Sunny & fresh Bungalow, sleeps up to 4 with 1-full bathroom.
1st bedroom is one of two alcoves that have blue velvet privacy curtains with a Queen Tempurpedic bed. The 2nd alcove is Living Room with a Queen Innerspring Futon and a Twin Futon Chair. The Bungalow has all refinished (2011) hardwood & tile floors, Fire-stove (with free firewood), fully equipped Kitchen w/Dishwasher, Gas stove, Microwave, Coffee maker, Waffle maker, Blender, Juicer, etc, Automated Shiatsu Massage chair, toy box for kids, 2 twin-sized Cots with aerobed toppers, Cable TV/VCR/DVD with 100s of DVD & VHS movies available at no charge plus 100s of 'ON Demand' instant movies from Comcast. Several musical instruments including drum, flute & concertina, etc.
The Private backyard with 6’ high redwood Fences and Gates, great for kids and pets, has a Gas BBQ, and a fun-for-all-ages-Foosball table.
The $10,000 Hot Tub is the highlight of the yard, with colored light Fountain with 6-different water massage areas from which to watch the incredible star show at night or to wake up in the morning while enjoying a fresh cup of the local Santa Cruz coffee.
In front, there's a Redwood Deck with an ocean view at the end of the block to watch the Sailboats go by. Enjoy the trickling water fountain feature. The many Bike trails at the ocean’s edge are yours to explore on the several complimentary Bicycles with many sizes to choose from. The 15-min ride down to the Village of Capitola is especially fun, as there is always places to park the bikes with the supplied locks and helmets.
This area, called Pleasure Point, (which lives up to its name) is between Capitola & Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and has some of the best surfing around. This is fun to watch from the handy Benches on the Bluff above the Beaches off East Cliff Drive or join in the waves with lessons available from world class surfers, who guarantee to have you up on the board and riding a wave in on you First lesson!. There are sand toys, beach chairs and several boogie and surf boards for you to play at the beach with. There is also an outdoor shower in the Bunglow’s backyard for easy sand removal and lines for drying towels and bathing suits.
We welcome pets of all shapes and sizes. There are several nearby beaches that are pet-friendly with plastic mutt mitts etc. There is also one of the Best Dog Parks, right on the Ocean where neighbors, friends & visitors with friendly dogs run around off-leash. There is almost always an informal coffee club where everyone brings their Mugs & Mutts from 8-9am and all discuss the fun things to do in the area.
Keywords: House, Bungalow, Ocean, Beach,
Judith is a 5th generation Californian whose Great Grandparents were the lighthouse keepers at Point Loma at the top of the bay of San Diego. Buck lived all over the world with his parents and brothers & sisters as his Dad worked for several embassies in Khartoum Sudan, Thailand, Hong Kong and elsewhere. He retired as a Director for Visa and now enjoys the wonderful surfing world of Santa Cruz.
We fell in love with this home and the area and entered a bidding war to get it. The letter my husband wrote telling of his life long desire for a cottage by the sea and the best surfing waves convinced the former owners that we were the best people for their neighbors and the area. We enjoy sharing all the fun activities that our guests tell us about in the Guest Log and look forward to you and your group sharing the love and laughter that the Bungalow creates.
Full of laid back luxury, Bucks Beach Bungalow has unique amenities like a $10,000 hot tub with color lights waterfall, fluffy bathrobes, the complete set of the Wizard of Oz books, a shiatsu massage chair that automatically works on your back etc to enhance the relaxation of this wonderful area. Enjoy the power juicer that will let you enjoy all the fresh vegetables and fruits from the nearby Saturday Farmers Market on 17th & Portola. Stroll through the quiet level streets of Pleasure Point and enjoy all the flower gardens. Take a fun bike ride over to the twinkle-light village of Capitola or to the Harbor with its Free Water Taxi on the summer weekends. 15+ restaurants are within walking distance and lots of fun and unique shops are accessed by 41st Ave.
World famous Roller Coaster at nearby Beach Boardwalk, 15 State Parks from Big Basin Redwoods to over 29 miles of Sandy beaches, Roaring Camp Steam Locomotive rides, Walking tours of Victorian homes, World famous bird watching area at Elk Horn Slough, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Whale watching tours, Shakespeare in the Park festival, Free musical concerts at Boardwalk, Capitola and many festivals, Unique museums from historical to Bigfoot, clubs with live entertainment every night. BMX bicycle park, new Skateboard park and much more...
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