It just doesn't get any better. Fantastic ocean views - downstairs living room, dining room, upstairs bedrooms and awesome, awesome, awesome deck with clear glass railings for the breathtaking unobstructed views of the waves and watching whales, otters, dolphin and sea birds whiling away the afternoon.
Perfect location in 900 block of West Cliff Drive, steps to beaches, walk to Boardwalk, 6 blocks to new grocery store/center, short bike ride to downtown.
This home is a large spacious 3200 sf ocean front home in mid-900 block of West Cliff Drive, sleeps 12 in beds, steps to the beach, sunset views of Monterey Bay, close to downtown, West Side of Santa Cruz, 3 mile walking path along water, Saturday Westside Farmers Market, Wine tasting, close to wharf, Boardwalk, Redwoods, and much, much more!
1) Master bedroom upstairs has a Queen bed with full Bath,
2) Bedroom Two downstairs has Queen mattress
3) Bedroom Three downstairs has Full mattress
4) Bedroom 4 downstairs 2 Twin beds that can be put together with a provided topper to create a King size bed.
5) Cottage Bedroom has pull-out queen size bed, closet, TV, and full bathroom. The cottage is in the rear of the house, next to the Bocce court and has an outdoor shower for after beach trips!
6) Living Room upstairs same level as Dining Room and Kitchen has European style couches which convert to two twin sleeper Sofas.
Fully equipped kitchen.
All linens and some beach towels provided.
Exchange: This property is not available for exchange.
Details: The house is about 3200 sf, 2 stories. Upstairs is Ocean/beach views, front deck, main living room, dining room, and master bedroom and two baths. Downstairs is laundry room, 3 bedrooms, large full bath and entry to back yard. Outside is a large deck with seating overlooking the regulation size Bocci court.
Next to the Bocci court is an outdoor shower for post-beach rinsing and our cottage. In the cottage is a queen pull-out sofa sleeper, cable Television, a full bath, a refrigerator and closet.
NON SMOKING PROPERTY.
Here are the most common FAQ's. If you have other questions not covered here please don't hesitate to email.
Check in is at 4pm, check out is at 11am.
Please note minimum stay requirements listed below with the nightly rates.
Minimum age of responsible party to reserve is 30 and photo ID is required to be returned with paperwork. This is a low-key location - parties which cause a disturbance or annoy the neighbors are not permitted. Guests are responsible for any police-involved disturbances during their stay which will cause a forfeiture of deposit.
The home is located in the mid-900 block of West Cliff Drive in Santa Cruz, CA. The exact address is provided when booking.
Exchange or Long Term Rental: Property is not available for exchange or long term rental.
Weddings & Events: This house is not available for weddings or events.
Beaches: Two beaches are within one block. The beach at Mitchell's Cove is visible from the deck of the property is about 100 yards to the stairs. Main beach, wharf & boardwalk are 8 blocks.
Bring binoculars to watch the otters, dolphin, whales and shore birds from the balcony.
Jackets are needed in the evening all year round in Santa Cruz.
Parking: The maximum number of vehicles is four (4) - two in the garage and 2 on the driveway. Overnight on-street parallel parking is allowed. Guests are asked to park in the parking spaces across the street during daylight hours then move cars to on-street parallel parking in front of house overnight.
Pets: Well-behaved pets are welcome with prior approval. The fee is $75 per pet/ maximum 2 pets. Pets are not allowed on furniture, may not be an annoyance to neighbors and may not be left unattended for any length of time.
Rates: The rates on the website are current and are also provided below for your convenience. Local tax is and 11% added to nightly rates. Additional nights beyond the minimum stay requirement are charged at the same nightly rate. Credit Card transaction fee is 3% - MasterCard, Visa & Discover Accepted.
1/7-2/27 - $499/Night 3 Night Minimum
2/28-5/14 - $529/Night 4 Night Minimum
5/15-9/16 - $575/Night 5 Night Minimum
9/17-10/31 - $529/Night 4 Night Minimum
11/1-11/21 - $499/Night 4 Night Minimum
11/22 - 12/3 - $549/Night 5 Night Minimum
12/4-12/18 - $499/Night 3 Night Minimum
12/19-1/6 - $549/Night 5 Night Minimum
To reserve: The payment/contract form will be emailed to you. Return completed contract, payment in full will confirm your reservation. Once contract and payment are received you will receive an email confirmation and arrival information. Please print the confirmation letter and take it with you.
PAYMENT: Reservation may be paid by 1) check mailed or 2) credit card. Payment is due within 5 days of reservation unless other arrangements are made. Payment may be made by: mailing completed forms with payment to mailing address on contract; or by returning completed scanned (printer or smart phone) forms via email attachment. Refundable security/breakage deposit of $1000 ($1500 with pets) is paid by credit card only at time of booking. Please note: reservations are first come basis and are not confirmed or guaranteed until guest receives confirmation that contract, payment, copy of the renter's drivers license (or passport overseas travelers) have been received.
Cancellation: Should you wish to cancel this reservation, notice of cancellation MUST BE IN WRITING AND RECEIVED MORE THAN 90 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR CHECK IN DATE. A refund will be made less 20% of the total charged plus any transaction fees. Should you wish to cancel this reservation less than 90 days but more than 60 days prior to your check in, notice of cancellation MUST BE IN WRITING AND RECEIVED MORE THAN 60 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR CHECK IN DATE. A refund of the sums you have paid will be made, less a $1000 cancellation fee and any transaction fees. If your notice of cancellation is RECEIVED LESS THAN 60 DAYS PRIOR TO YOUR CHECK IN DATE no refund will be made. Holidays and graduation weeks are non-refundable. Reservation may be cancelled by owner if Beach House becomes uninhabitable for reasons of damage, weather accidents, or other building failures. Owner may cancel reservation without cause upon 120 days notice. Credit Card convenience fees are not refundable.
Guests are encouraged to purchase travel insurance. A link will be provided on all responses to inquiries.
Our dream come true - ocean front, comfortable family retreat. Used often for family reunions, holidays and family retreats.
Location, location, location! Home situated perfectly for fabulous views and easy access.
Convenient to and close to downtown Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Jose, San Francisco. Peaceful ocean front oasis accommodates our whole family comfortably. Newly remodeled Safeway grocery store nearby, with UPS mailing center, coffee shops, eateries, hardware store, and more.
Newly Renourished Front Row Beach House just steps to the sand, waves, surf, Boardwalk, Wharf, Downtown Santa Cruz, Natural Bridges & Lighthouse Field State Parks.
Email for availability.
Whale, dolphin & otter watching from the deck, fish for salmon, tuna, sea bass, halibut - details @ wharf, paddle board, surf, wind and kite surf & lessons for everything right down the street at the wharf, bike & segway rentals, hike the redwoods @ Big Basin St. Park, Monarch butterflies down the street @ Natural Bridges St. Park & much, much, more! Maps online or at local shops. Information kiosk downtown on Pacific Avenue.
Perfect location right on West Cliff Drive, steps to beaches, walk to Boardwalk, 6 blocks to new grocery store/center, short bike ride to downtown. It just doesn't get any better. Fantastic ocean views from all front and side windows - downstairs living room, dining room, upstairs bedrooms and awesome, awesome, awesome deck with clear glass railings for the breathtaking unobstructed views of the waves and watch whales, otters, dolphin and sea birds whiling away the afternoon. Fully equipped kitchen to prepare your family's favorites. All linens provided.