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Ocean View, Beach, Modern Amenities, Balcony, Pet Friendly

Mariam & Jason

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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Mariam & Jason

Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
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Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2015
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Ocean View, Beach, Modern Amenities, Balcony, Pet Friendly

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Aptos House Rental Photos and Description

House, 2 Bedrooms + Other (See Description), 3 Baths, (Sleeps 4-8)

Sleeps up to 6 adults and 5 children

2 Bedrooms + 1 additional sleeping area

3 full bathrooms.

2 car parking + 1 street space

On the third floor living room there is a Large Flat Screen Google TV with Netflix & Premium Cable (including XFinity On Demand). Wireless Internet is available throughout the house. The kitchen area on the third floor has all new appliances that sit atop granite countertops.

Bella Casa Vista has beach-facing balconies on the third and second floor. Great for entertaining friends and family!

There is also a spacious patio on the back for barbequeing and relaxing.

You'll be very close to the beach--less than 2 minutes to Rio Del Mar beach!

If you have never been to the Rio Del Mar area, you have to experience it for yourself! Please feel free to reach out to us for a recommendation. We are always discovering new gems in the Santa Cruz area!

Keywords: ocean view, house, walk, beach, modern, 2 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, modern amenities, aptos, rio del mar, pet friendly, washer/dryer, sleeps 10, balcony, beachview, cable, netflix

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Mariam & Jason (Owner)
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2015

Why Mariam & Jason chose Aptos

The Santa Cruz area has always been a second home for our family. We finally were able to have a vacation rental of our own, and we love going to Aptos for the occasional getaway. We love referring great restaurants, coffee shops and places to see. If you have a recommendation to us, please feel free to send the recommendation our way!

What makes this house unique

By far, our favorite thing to do as a family is have a nighttime campfire on Rio Del Mar beach. Rio Del Mar is one of the few beaches to allow nighttime campfires.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Great location and awesome living room with a view. We watched the Super Bowl, drank on the patio and had a fun time. Highly recommend this place!
Feb 2013
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Why HomeAway

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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Three services to protect your trip:
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Reviews

4.8
based on 33 traveler reviews

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Ocean View, Beach, Modern Amenities, Balcony, Pet Friendly
average rating of 4.848485 based on 36 reviews
San Jose, Ca
5

Modern Clean House with Sunset Views

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed at many homes in the Aptos area. Most of the homes are older but not this one. This home is newer, was incredibly clean and the location is excellent. We could hear the ocean and enjoy the sunset from the balcony the extends across the whole front of the house. We watched the dolphins and collected beach glass at Rio Del Mar.

Thank you for the Pacific Roasters Coffee and suggestions on What to Do.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2015
  • Stayed: Feb 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Perfect Family Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We just got back from spending 10 days at this property and it was amazing.. our family can't wait to go back! Usually when we go on extended vacations, I can't wait to get home...but not this time. I could have easily stayed another 10 days. The house was SPOTLESS upon arrival. The view from the living area was perfect. They had everything we needed at the house..and much much more. I loved having Netflix for the kids! The owner was great to work with and always got back to me right away.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Dec 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
San Jose
5

Perfect Beach Vacation

  • 5 of 5

Excellent! Our fourth time and loved it again.

We found Rio cafe had the best happy hour as we watched the sunset.

  • Submitted: Nov 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Nov 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
4

Beautiful home, love walking to the beach!

  • 4 of 5

First, I grew up in Aptos so I know the area well-- but I have never stayed down on the "flats" before until this summer. Our family of 4 (two teens in tow) were traveling thru as we are stationed overseas. My parents are older so I didn't want to burden them.. which is why I was happy to have found this home on VBO. I was thankful it was and is a clean, updated, well maintained home. We travel a lot so having a washer and dryer available to us (me) was a huge plus! Everything worked fine and I won't think twice about renting this place again! I only wished we could have stayed longer. (Note: a number of stairs)

  • Submitted: Sep 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
5

Excellent Location, Property and Owners....

  • 5 of 5

My boyfriend and my children stayed here for 4 nights for our second time! We had first stayed in February 2014, and we came back again for a longer stay. I love the location of this property, as it is a few short blocks from beautiful Del Rio Mar State Beach. This beach is wonderful, and we saw dolphins, seals and a few incredible sunsets. I also love that the property is close to the Nisene Forest, which is gorgeous. The home is bright and sunny and has everything you will need for a comfortable stay. When I had a few questions about things, the owners were very responsive. LOVED sitting on the deck of the main living room, drinking wine, and enjoying the scenery. A incredible plus is having a nice shower located on the back patio to avoid sand tracking inside the home. The house has 3 showers inside too. The home was very clean, and we plan on staying there again.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
San Jose, Ca
5

Beach house vacay

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful time we had watching dolphins and seals!! The house was perfect, extremely clean and modern. Love the light and airy family room.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway

Map

Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Rio Cafe; Pixie Deli; Seaside Tavern
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Rio Del Mar Beach

unsuitable for elderly or infirm,wheelchair inaccessible

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Rates & Availability

From $239 Per night

Aptos House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Fall Winter Season
Sep 3 2014 - May 21 2015
2 night minimum stay
$239
From
$239
Fri,Sat
$1,548
 
 
Summer Season
May 22 2015 - Sep 8 2015
2 night minimum stay
$299
From
$399
Thu,Fri,Sat
$2,333
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$239
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $40
Refundable damage deposit $350
Cleaning $125
Tax Rate 10.0%

Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Aptos House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach View ...
  • Ocean View
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
  • 3 full bathrooms with showers
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Queen size Beds (1) Master Bedroom, Sleep Sofa or Futons (4) Two sofas that convert into beds, Bunk Beds (4) Full size bunk bed - Guest Bedroom
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • racquetball
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
iPod player, coffee maker,coffee grinder,blender,grill,toaster,clothes dryer,microwave,stove burners,oven,washing machine,fire place,sofa bed,board games,radio,fully fenced,housekeeper,activities guide,ceiling fans,fax,living area,alarm clock,toilet paper,laundry soap,shampoo,towels

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