Find the best place to stay — Santa Cruz

Where to stay around Santa Cruz?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 1,209 vacation rentals near Santa Cruz. From 785 apartments to 237 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Santa Cruz for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Santa Cruz?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Santa Cruz. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Santa Cruz Beach: 1,507 vacation rentals
  • Madeira Congress Center: 2,228 vacation rentals
  • Madeira Casino: 2,203 vacation rentals
  • Funchal Marina: 2,209 vacation rentals
  • Madeira Stadium: 2,141 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Santa Cruz listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent apartments in Santa Cruz?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 785 apartments in Santa Cruz. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Santa Cruz include:

  • Houses: 237 rentals available
  • Villas: 110 rentals available
  • Cottages: 15 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I rent near the ocean rentals in Santa Cruz?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 643 near the ocean rentals in Santa Cruz. You have also many other possibilities in Santa Cruz area, including:

  • Golf resort rentals: 529 rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 303 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 291 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Santa Cruz?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 323 vacation rentals with pool available in Santa Cruz. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    The Oceanfront Setting of Santa Cruz is Ready to Explore

    The ocean and beaches create a pretty picture of Santa Cruz. This romantic and relaxing city entices travelers with its sporting events and dolphin watching. The area has so much to see with top attractions like Palheiro Gardens, Madeira Stadium and Botanical Garden. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a kitchen and laundry facilities.

    Attractions In and Around Santa Cruz

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Santa Cruz? Take the kids and check out Funchal-Monte Teleferico, Funchal Municipal Garden and Madeira Theme Park. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for beaches like Santa Cruz Beach and Reis Magos Beach and green spaces such as Palheiro Gardens and Botanical Garden. Plan to attend a game or event? Get tickets for Madeira Stadium or Barreiros Stadium. While you're in the area, stop by Monte Palace Gardens, Santo da Serra Golf Club and Ponta da Oliveira. You may also want to visit Palheiro Golf Club, Pregetter's Orchid Garden or Funchal Cable Car - Monte Station.