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    Spectacular Ocean Views!!! This house is on the bluff with an unobstructed view the ocean and surf. Pleasure Point is a world class surf location and has waves that range from expert to beginner because of the way the long surf comes into this area. The house has a great room that opens to a deck... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago
    Loved the location, away from too much traffic or commercial noise. House was clean, looked just like pictures online. Was a little concerned about the exterior, as it looked a...
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    5 of 5 stars (4) Excellent
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    Vaquita House is a newly remodeled cottage steps from Privates Beach, our gated neighborhood beach. We will provide you with a key to access this unique private beach and great uncrowded surf spot. A five minute walk along the ocean will take you to shopping and dining in Capitola Village and... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 14 March 2014
    We were a family of four looking for a quiet beach neigbourhood with easy access to the beach, good food and awesome bike riding. Each day included a easy ride to the hills...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 10 September 2013
    We just stayed at Vaquita House last weekend. The location was amazing for a family. We have a middle schooler and a toddler and there was plenty to do with each. We spent time at...
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    Are you looking for a relaxing vacation or a fun-filled adventure? Well, you can have both with this spacious, yet cozy abode! It feels like home and is perfect for an enjoyable family vacation or even a romantic getaway. Just a 10 minute walk brings you to the brilliant Seabright Beach and a brief... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    5 of 5 stars (1) Excellent
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    Minutes from beach -gourmet kitchen, outdoor shower, large backyard deck w gas BBQ & patio heater, 2 car garage, 3 bedrooms. Centrally located in Live Oak: a few blocks from the beach and the SC harbor. Shopping, hiking/biking, minutes away. 7 golf courses including Pasatiempo. 5 minute drive to... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago
    The house was in such a great spot! Walking distance to a locals beach which was so nice and not crowded and just a 5 minute drive from everything else you could want. The bonfire...
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    5 of 5 stars (1) Excellent
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    Enjoy your ocean view among the treetops in this secluded 3-bedroom house. Situated in a valley in Santa Cruz County next to a Redwood State Forest, yet it's 2 miles from the beach and 8 miles from downtown Santa Cruz. Lofted twenty feet in the air by a single structural pillar, experience... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95003
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago
    Sam's Treehouse was the perfect getaway. The three balconies provide wonderful views of the ocean and forest, and the surrounding oaks offer a sense of privacy. The treehouse is...
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    4.5 of 5 stars (3) Very good
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4 | Quick View
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    Home Away from Home..<BR><BR>Beautiful beaches, great local attractions and great outdoor activities awaits you! <BR><BR>The house is a 8 to 10 minutes walk from one of the nicest beaches in Santa Cruz. All attractions in Santa Cruz and Capitola are either a walk or a short bike ride away (the... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 August 2015
    I loved this rental cottage, and so did my family. It not only felt safe, but the neighborhood was calm, laid back, and locals proudly describe Felt street as in the "best" part...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 12 June 2015
    This was a perfect place for us to stay and enjoy a long weekend! The cottage was exactly what they promised, very comfortable and clean! Although it was walking distance to the...
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    COASTVIEW BEACH HOUSE: This property is where you can immerse yourself in the Spa Therapy seats, and watch the moon rise over the lagoon. Sooth yourself with the sound of waves crashing on our Santa Maria beach. Early morning walks often have dolphins playing in the waves, flocks of Pelicans... View all property information
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    5 of 5 stars (38) Excellent
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 3 | Quick View
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    *Location Location Location* Walk out your door and down the block to the beach and surf, Private Pleasure Point Beach Cottage is your own charming Private Beach Cottage. Private HOT TUB, Beach Bicycles, Gas Grill and more! Welcome to our lovely Pleasure Point Beach Cottage (PPBC). Built in 1928... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 9 February 2016
    Annie is amazing! She is so sweet and hospitable. The space is warm and welcoming-a perfect escape from San Francisco. We walked to the beach every day with our little pups...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 12 December 2015
    This is a great place to relax, heal and be by the ocean. I was only surpose to stay 3 nights but ended up staying 6 since I did not want to leave. Great location, friendly...
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    5 of 5 stars (5) Excellent
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    Beautifully furnished one bedroom retreat in quiet neighborhood. This serene vacation spot is excellently located within walking distance to the Seabright neighborhood restaurants, cafes, live music venues, and shops. Only a 5 minute drive to the Beach, Boardwalk, or Downtown. 10 minutes to... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 January 2015
    The apartment was in the perfect location. Very nicely appointed and soooo quiet! It was centrally located and we biked everywhere. The owner Hallie was wonderful to work with.
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 November 2013
    We found our stay here excellent. We were greeted on arrival, shown through with all questions answered. It is opposite a convenient shopping center with all we needed. Bed was...
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    Ocean View Delight consists of two separate and private bedrooms, containing a tastefully decorated and furnished suite with a small but fully equipped kitchen. The property is shared with another unit "Beach Fanta-Sea" that can be rented out as well. This ocean view paradise offers a 20x8 foot... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    Shorebirds Resort , a bit of a kept secret on Monterey Bay, is nestled in protected natural habitats on the edge of farmland and a marine sanctuary and just 70 miles from San Francisco and 30 from Silicon Valley. From your home on the beach you can totally unplug. Read a good book, watch for... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95076
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    This is home away from home, but even better... with all the amenities you would expect.<BR><BR>We are family friendly and pet friendly, for quiet well-behaved pets. <BR><BR>Enjoy our CHARMING LARGE ONE BEDROOM HOUSE, (1 MILE FROM THE BEACH) located in the Seabright neighborhood, super sunny,... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 30 April 2015
    I recently had a baby and wanted to go on a baby friendly vacation before I went back to work and thought this cottage would be the right choice for my family and it sure was!! It...
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    ONE BLOCK TO PRESTIGIOUS WEST CLIFF DRIVE IN SANTA CRUZ AND LIGHTHOUSE Come stay in Beautiful Santa Cruz! (3 night minimum - no exceptions) We are minutes from Downtown Santa Cruz, The Famous Beach Boardwalk and The Santa Cruz Municipal Municipal Wharf. Lighthouse Retreat has been a vacation... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95060
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5 | Quick View
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    Available Starting Aug 4 2016. More photos to come! Beach FanTa-Sea consists of two separate and private bedrooms, containing a tastefully decorated and furnished suite with fully equipped kitchen The property is shared with another unit; Ocean View Delight. The unit is connected via a separate... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    You will find our Aloha Beach House in Pleasure Point provides the perfect home base for a wonderful adventure in Santa Cruz. The house is 1 and 1/2 blocks to the water with world class surf and beaches just steps away. The picturesque City of Capitola is within walking distance, and the... View all property information
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    **SPECTACULAR OCEAN VIEWS** Relax and rejuvenate in our beautiful upscale Mediterranean home. The Great Room is expansive and light filled featuring panoramic ocean views of Monterey Bay, an Italian fireplace, and comfortable furniture. RELAX and DE-STRESS to the sound of waves and smell of ocean... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2 | Quick View
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    Cute, peaceful retreat within 2 minutes walking distance to Pleasure Point surf breaks. This is a quiet 1 bedroom guest unit next to a main house, it is TOTALLY private and a sweet relaxation spot. It has a separate entrance, and private, secluded patio where you enter. Fully furnished 1 bedroom... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8 | Quick View
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    OWNER MANAGED PROPERTY + Caretaker on property. Yes, that does make a big difference in your vacation experience! SUN - SUN - SUN - Enjoy its warmth when it's fogged in at the beaches only six miles away. Villa Soquel is located well above the fog line! Modern home on top of the world surrounded... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95073
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    Ref # 372700 Because we focus on monthly rentals, we do not accept bookings with a gap between move in date and availability date. We generally require move in dates to be within 7 days of the availability date. Clean Modern & Quiet Cabin in Private secure Redwood Valley surrounded by nature. First... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95065
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    Historic Victorian carriage house on the grounds of Epworth-by-the-sea. Fully furnished. Peek ocean view from balcony, gas stove, well-stocked gourmet kitchen, comfortable bedroom, luxurious and opulent bathroom. Perfect for a romantic getaway.<BR><BR>The Space<BR><BR> Separate, stand alone... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95060
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 7 January 2015
    What a cozy romantic setting-- and the perfect West Cliff location- to celebrate special occasions. We were fortunate enough to spend the 2014 Holidays at the Carriage House...
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    We have a Sunny, Spacious, and Modern 2100 + sq. ft. sunny home for those looking for the entire family and/or extended family. The house is a 1.5 minute walk to Seabright Beach for body surfing, boogie boarding, relaxing, etc. Walk to La Posta restaurant or several others on Seabright Avenue, or... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    Be one with nature in this very private home near the beach. With amazing views from the treetop, you will surely find peace and serenity in this 1600 sq ft vacation house with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. This well-lit house features picture windows in each room and an open kitchen, dining and... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95060
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    Ref # 160895 Because we focus on monthly rentals, we do not accept bookings with a gap between move in date and availability date. We generally require move in dates to be within 7 days of the availability date. For a quiet and tranquil stay on the beach, this fully furnished 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom,... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    5 of 5 stars (16) Excellent
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    Spectacular Oceanview Dog-Fiendly Vacation Rental in Santa Cruz, CA Come relax in our bright, stylish beach cottage and enjoy the spectacular white water ocean and beach views from the deck or spacious living room. Our newly decorated beach house comes complete with a fireplace, TVs in both the... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 December 2012
    Watching surfers from the leather lounger as I write (on excellent wifi). What a lovely restorative winter stay. Big storms brought big surf with plenty of unexpected sunny beach...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 24 August 2011
    After paying too much for too little in Tahoe last year, my husband and I decided to go to Santa Cruz this year... And it did not disappoint! The cottage was exactly as I'd...
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    5 of 5 stars (4) Excellent
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    Best Beach House in Santa Cruz, California welcomes you to Opal Cliff Beach House Vacation Rental! Smell the ocean mist, feel the breezes, see Monterey Bay from the many beautiful windows in Santa Cruz, California. Relax in the hammock and on the tiled decks. Stroll through the whimsical and... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 25 May 2016
    I would recommend this gorgeous property for anyone looking for a beach house getaway. Private beach access is just a few minute walk from the house. We enjoyed a beautiful day at...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 26 February 2012
    We wish we didn't have to leave! Everything we needed was there in the house, and so much more. There are beach cruiser bicycles in the garage for our use, as well as beach...
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    5 of 5 stars (1) Excellent
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    The Harbor Beach House and Studio Cottage with Hot Tub provides a fantastic setting for a seaside getaway. The two bedroom house AND the studio cottage are rented together to provide a comfortable setting for an extended family vacation or a holiday with friends. The property is located just... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 January 2014
    This place was excellent for my husband, baby, parents, dogs and myself. The house was right up the street from a dog friendly beach which was so great. There was plenty of room...
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    Ref # 335740 Because we focus on monthly rentals, we do not accept bookings with a gap between move in date and availability date. We generally require move in dates to be within 7 days of the availability date. This Santa Cruz four bedroom furnished beach house is the perfect home for you to stay... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    4.5 of 5 stars (16) Very good
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8 | Quick View
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    Live like a local in a comfortable house on a quiet street, just 14 houses from some of the most amazing beaches in all of Santa Cruz County.This well stocked, clean, single-level, comfortable house is perfect for families, girls' getaways, romantic retreats, multi-generational gatherings, and... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 8 February 2016
    Hot tub, board games, foosball table, and a very short walk to the beach.. my idea of paradise! ;) Clean, spacious, includes everything required for short or long stay. Nice...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 27 June 2015
    Thank you thank you !! We had a wonderful stay. The house was perfect for the graduation celebration with the family. We would definitely love to stay again. The house is a...
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    5 of 5 stars (13) Excellent
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    Furnished like a high-end hotel, on the Architect's Tour in Santa Cruz, enjoy white-water views from the upstairs deck, great room, and master bedroom. We provide a great barbeque grill on the high, upstairs deck (from which you can watch surfers), everything a cook could want--including a large... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95060
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago
    Exactly as described and with pleasant surprises. This house is like a luxury hotel suite with matching silver, good glassware and holiday like bright place settings and serving...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 7 June 2016
    The house was beautiful and was two stories with an outdoor upper deck and nice backyard with a hot tub and fire pit. It is 1/4 of a block from the ocean with plenty of ocean...
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    5 of 5 stars (13) Excellent
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4 | Quick View
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    Complete seclusion, peace, and quiet, for 4 ADULTS MAXIMUM, with walls of floor-to-ceiling glass and mirror to reflect the giant redwoods just outside your door. This one-of-a-kind house on an acre was designed by a student of Frank Lloyd Wright overlooking Henry Cowell State Redwood Park in the... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95067
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 April 2016
    A lovely house, peaceful and welcoming, a great place to start our holiday. Response from owner was very prompt and the booking process very easy The house was easy to find...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 23 April 2015
    We loved this place. Yes it is Frank Lloyd Wright designed home. Yea, it is quirky with round walls and triangle bathrooms which add to it's charm. This place is so relaxing...
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    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2 | Quick View
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    Ref # 335750 Because we focus on monthly rentals, we do not accept bookings with a gap between move in date and availability date. We generally require move in dates to be within 7 days of the availability date. Come and enjoy a relaxing stay in this lovely two bedroom furnished house in Santa... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    3.5 of 5 stars (3) Average
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    This cozy and freshly remodeled 1920's garden-style bungalow is less than one block from the first of 3 nearby beaches. There is a 5-night minimum during high summer season between mid-June and mid-Sept, unless there is a 2+ night gap between existing reservations. (Call for availability or just... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 9 January 2016
    This charming Bungalow had more amenities than any other vacation rental we have stayed in. Free bicycles in assorted sizes, fun Foosball table, fantastic hot tub with great...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 October 2015
    We just came back from staying at week at Bucks and had a wonderful time. It was great to have private parking for our large SUV and our dog really enjoyed having his own door to...
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    4.5 of 5 stars (2) Very good
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    IMPORTANT NOTE: The VRBO and HomeAway nightly rates tab listed for this property are not being properly fed from our website. The rates tab is wrong. For Best Rates, contact Beach House Rentals directly. Please refer to the following 3 and 7 night rates listed below for both the Off Season and... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    4 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8 | Quick View
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    Seahaven is a family home filled with great memories and good times. Located in Santa Cruz just at the border of Capitola. Walking distance to Pleasure Point you can watch surfers brave the waves! Often you will see Sea Lions, Sea Otters, Dolphins, and sometimes Whales! Also walking distance to... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2 | Quick View
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    Stand alone cottage located behind historic oceanfront home. Walking distance to wharf, lighthouse, beaches, and Boardwalk. Complete kitchen, and clawfoot tub in bathroom with shower ring. Cozy (500 Sq ft), romantic, and fully appointed. Perfect for a couple with or without pets, or... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95060
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    5 of 5 stars (11) Excellent
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8 | Quick View
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    Federal Designated Preservation Area is rich world around our home. It is a Single level California Bungalow with chef's kitchen and open floor plan is a great indoor/outdoor space to kick back and enjoy not only the Santa Cruz Mountains but the entire central coast between San Fransisco and... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95005
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago
    Myself and 3 friends visited this lovely home so we could be near Santa Cruz and the boardwalk. We had a great time the house was very clean and easy to get to. The kitchen is...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 16 June 2016
    Perfect home for my family's visit to the Santa Cruz-Santa Clara area. House was kept very clean, kitchen was well stocked with plates, utensils and cookware, and overall it was...
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    5 of 5 stars (18) Excellent
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 10 | Quick View
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    Spend some time at our beautiful beach house overlooking Natural Bridges State Park. Hear the surf and see the ocean through the trees from the living room and the expansive deck. Drift into sleep listening to the waves from your bedroom. Walk down the block to the beach, build a sand castle,... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95060
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago
    This was an excellent place for my family to stay. Many sitting areas and places to gather as a group. It has lots of stairs throughout the house so if you are taking someone...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 13 May 2016
    Bruce was delightful to work with and I would rent again in an instant if the opportunity so afforded. Folks on the street would stop and ask me about the rental and I couldn't...
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    4.5 of 5 stars (2) Very good
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    Santa Cruz vacation rental perfectly located in the Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor. This beautiful custom home's views and location can't be beat, just steps to the beach and Crow's Nest restaurant. Watch the sail boats glide by from the patios off the living room, master bedroom and upstairs bedroom at... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 21 May 2015
    We had 3 couples, my husband, my brother/sister in-laws and my son, wife and two children. There was plenty of room, plenty of towels and the house had every amenity that we...
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    4 of 5 stars (1) Very good
    4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 9 | Quick View
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    Welcome to your vacation destination at the Casa Grande an executive level home situated between the desirable Opal Cliff areas of Pleasure Point in Santa Cruz and the charming Capitola Village. Custom-built in 2008, Casa Grande features a reverse floor plan with ocean view great room upstairs,... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 December 2014
    The house was great, perfect for 8 adults and 2 children, plenty of space to spread out. The house had a great kitchen for a family that like to cook!
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    4.5 of 5 stars (21) Very good
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    This charming vacation rental cottage is located in a quiet neighborhood just a short stroll from the beach and 1/2 of a mile from Capitola Village. It features 2 bedrooms and 2 baths, 1 bonus room with 2 pull out double beds, spacious front and backyard and beautiful landscaping. It also includes... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago
    My family of 6 (2 adults, 2 kids, 2 Labradors) had a wonderful time. The location is perfect and close to beaches, grocery, and the boardwalk. The comfortable and very clean...
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    4.5 of 5 stars (2) Very good
    4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 11 | Quick View
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    The "Beach Glass House" is nestled in the quiet and private neighborhood known as "The Avenues". This 2700 square foot home features 4 bedrooms, 3 bath with parking for 5 cars. This home offers everything you would need for a romantic getaway for 2, or a special time with up to 11 (or more) adults... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95630
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 30 June 2015
    Extremely nice home. Our family (adult children, their spouses and our Grandchildren) were all very comfortable. Although the weather didn't cooperate the children still had fun...
    4 of 5 stars Reviewed 26 June 2013
    We had our married children and our young grandchildren meet at this home for a family reunion. There were comfortable spaces for sleeping, bathing, eating; as well as a lovely...
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    **VRBO INQUIRY - RATES IN THE RATE TABLE BELOW ARE INCORRECT. PLEASE SEE THE CORRECT RATES IN THE DESCRIPTION.** *RATES* SUMMER/HOLIDAY WEEKLY $2438.89 4 NIGHTS SUMMER/HOLIDAY $2319.73 OFF SEASON WEEKLY $1919.91 2 NIGHTS OFF SEASON $1180.19 *Includes the Cruzin' Special-3 nights for the price of... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    5 of 5 stars (4) Excellent
    3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    Oceanview in picture is actual photo from living room. 3rd bedroom is an open loft with queen size bed. This beautiful beach house is located just above Manresa State Beach and ready for summer! La Selva Beach is located just 15 minutes south of the Santa Cruz area and centrally located for... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95076
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 July 2015
    We booked this property after looking at a lot of options. And this one seemed the best fit for us. Near the beach, but not a party location, and centrally located to base our...
    5 of 5 stars Reviewed 19 August 2014
    My family and I have been renting beach houses for the past 30 years. This house is by far our favorite. Just steps to the ocean, close to Santa Cruz, close to Carmel and one of...
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    "Nature is not a place to visit. It is home." - GARY SNYDER YOUR VERY OWN SANCTUARY Whether you're dining al fresco, luxuriating in a hot tub, or listening to the calming sounds of the front yard fountain, you'll be surrounded by a full pallette of color in this home's lovely multi-leveled garden.... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6 | Quick View
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    Three houses from Cowell's beach, the Cowell Beach House offers the perfect location for anyone looking to be near it all. Steps to the Wharf, the Boardwalk, Aquarius, Jack O'Neill Lounge, Steamer Lane, Lighthouse. 2 bedroom, 1 bath duplex with garage, washer/dryer, back yard, LCD TVs, Wifi. B E D... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95060
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 3 | Quick View
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    Sublet / Vacation rent $3600.00 for 3 week period, or $3000.00 for 2 week period during dates of July 12 - August 15, 2015. Choose your preferred 2 or 3 weeks. One month rate is $4800.00.<BR>This beautifully furnished cozy, 2BD., 2 BA. Beach Home is accented with Indonesian artifacts and outdoor... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
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    Ref # 363862 Because we focus on monthly rentals, we do not accept bookings with a gap between move in date and availability date. We generally require move in dates to be within 7 days of the availability date. Homesuite This HomeSuite property comes fully furnished and has at least a 30 day... View all property information
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    Santa Cruz, California 95062
    Santa Cruz holiday rentals

    Santa Cruz is a coastal town in California, famous as a centre for alternative culture, with a brilliant boardwalk, amazing beaches and great Californian climate. It's a perfect destination for a west coast family holiday, with a laid back family friendly atmosphere. And with a huge selection of rental homes available in and around the area, including many with spectacular ocean views, it can be a surprisingly low cost place to take a brilliant holiday! Shop around for deals among the luxurious oceanfront houses available to rent in this great little corner of California, away from the madness of the larger cities.

    Things to do in Santa Cruz

    There is more than enough to do in Santa Cruz to fill a family holiday. Beaches like the Natural Bridges State Beach will probably take up at least a few days, with their hiking trails and surfing facilities, in addition to working on your tan, but the town of Santa Cruz is also well worth exploring, particularly the historic Beach Boardwalk which has been entertaining families since the 1900s, with what is apparently the oldest wooden rollercoaster in the United States. Downtown Santa Cruz is also easy to walk around (and cycling is also a popular form of transport), with some great restaurants and quirky little shops. And of course you can't visit California without seeing the giant redwoods! The Big Basin Redwoods State Park is probably the most impressive, with some great walking trails for hiking over to Waddell Creek State Beach. You can also have a great round of golf at the challenging Delaveaga Frisbee Golf Course. There's definitely something for the whole family.

    Renting a house in Santa Cruz

    There are a huge number of houses and cabins for rent in the Santa Cruz area, at the truly luxurious end of the market, many overlooking the beach directly, so you will have no trouble finding amazing rental homes for your stay. With prices starting from around £600 for a week in a house large enough to accommodate a family of four or more, it can be a money saving option compared to the cost of booking hotel rooms. And with luxury features including HD televisions, hot tubs, pools and enormous rooms, the houses are worth a holiday in their own right! The added privacy and extra space also means rental homes in Santa Cruz are great for kids. The youngest members of your family can run around and let off steam without you needing to worry about disturbing the neighbours!