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Ocean Echo Inn and Beach Cottages
3.5 out of 5
401 Johans Beach Dr, Santa Cruz, CA
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The price is AU$302 per night from 20 Oct. to 20 Oct.
4.2/5 Excellent! (282 reviews)
"I loved the beach access and view from our balcony. The room was comfortable and had everything I needed."

Reviewed on 15 Sep. 2021

Ocean Echo Inn and Beach Cottages
Hitching Post Studios Inn
2 out of 5
1717 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$115 per night from 1 Nov. to 1 Nov.
3.6/5 Good! (328 reviews)
"Great overall. Some people arrive late. Some get up really early (like 4 a.m.). Quiet other than that."

Reviewed on 19 Jul. 2021

Hitching Post Studios Inn
Harbor Inn
2 out of 5
645 Seventh Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
The price is AU$181 per night from 31 Oct. to 31 Oct.
4.2/5 Very Good! (260 reviews)
"It was a beautiful, clean, conveniently located property. We would definitely stay there agian."

Reviewed on 12 Oct. 2021

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YACHT HARBOR BEACH HOUSE
340 8th Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA
4.8/5 Exceptional! (132 reviews)
Great Twin Lakes Location
"The location could not be beat. Clean, thoughtful home. Perfect location for everything you might want to do in Santa Cruz. Leave your car parked and bike or walk every where. Thank you for such a lovely long weekend. It was exactly what we needed!"

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2021

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YACHT HARBOR BEACH HOUSE
Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor BEACH Cottage located 2 blocks from TWIN LAKES BEACH
4.7/5 Exceptional! (179 reviews)
Relaxing Getaway
"The property was very clean and had everything we needed. It was described exactly how it was in the listing for the beach cottage. It was a short walk to the beach and the boardwalk. It was perfect for two people."

Reviewed on 30 Sep. 2021

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Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor BEACH Cottage located 2 blocks from TWIN LAKES BEACH
Aloha Beach Cottage - Modern, Quiet & Cozy     NOTE * ONLY SLEEPS 2 (3 max!!)
4.3/5 Excellent! (29 reviews)
Cozy stay
"Cozy space with all amenities that you will need. Great location. We had a small issue getting in bc owners forgot to send check in info -my bad too for not asking before we arrived. Luckily super fast reply and we were in! Thank you"

Reviewed on 8 Sep. 2021

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Aloha Beach Cottage - Modern, Quiet & Cozy NOTE * ONLY SLEEPS 2 (3 max!!)
Adorable Seabright Bungalow - Steps to the Beach!
109 Alhambra Ave., Santa Cruz, CA
5/5 Exceptional! (68 reviews)
Great Family Weekend Away
"This house was perfect for our family of 4. Exactly as described. So much charm to enjoy in a period house! Can hear the waves and seals barking through the open windows. Close to beach that is good for sand play and designated fire pits (get there early to sit and hold). Beach isn't good for boogie ..."

Reviewed on 30 Sep. 2021

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Adorable Seabright Bungalow - Steps to the Beach!
Private Beach House with amazing views of Shwann Lagoon and Twin Lakes Beach
5/5 Exceptional! (47 reviews)
Great location
"Was looking for a place to rent while visiting my daughter at UCSC for the next four years and I think I found it. Beautiful view and great location (waking distance to beach and marina). Owner very responsive."

Reviewed on 3 Oct. 2021

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Private Beach House with amazing views of Shwann Lagoon and Twin Lakes Beach
Two bedroom cottage just blocks from the beach in Pleasure Point, Santa Cruz!
4.7/5 Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Loved location! Pillows need help☹️Other than that we loved our stay!!!! We’ll be back❤️❤️❤️
"Great place to stay!!!!!"

Reviewed on 29 Sep. 2021

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Two bedroom cottage just blocks from the beach in Pleasure Point, Santa Cruz!
Peaceful Seabright Townhome Retreat Near Boardwalk & Yacht Harbor
4.8/5 Exceptional! (86 reviews)
Great place to simply land and explore Santa Cruz
"This location is close to many great eateries and the boardwalk and not to forget, the beach - just two blocks walk or ride away!!!"

Reviewed on 16 Oct. 2021

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Peaceful Seabright Townhome Retreat Near Boardwalk & Yacht Harbor
Walk to Boardwalk, Seabright Beach, Yacht Harbor and much much more
4.9/5 Exceptional! (138 reviews)
Excellent Property & Owner close walking distance to beach
"Girls getaway. Perfect Property & Location to walk to the beaches, Shop in Santa Cruz & Capitola. Lauren responded promptly to all questions & brought over another beach chair for us. Great to have front & back decks to relax in the sun. Wished we could have stayed longer, because it was so perfect!!! ..."

Reviewed on 3 Oct. 2021

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Walk to Boardwalk, Seabright Beach, Yacht Harbor and much much more
Charming Twin Lakes Beach Cottage
4.9/5 Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Nice cozy cottage!
"We really enjoyed our first trip to Santa Cruz! This cute and cozy cottage was exactly what we needed. Great location! We will definitely consider again for future trips!"

Reviewed on 30 Sep. 2021

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Charming Twin Lakes Beach Cottage
East Cliff Beach Retreat - Ocean Views!
150 30th Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
4.6/5 Exceptional! (32 reviews)
Dropping off son at UCSC
"One block from the ocean!!! Walking to the point to watch the surfers, grabbing something fantastic off the menu at Point Market, walks along Cliff drive and jaunts into town and Capitola - memories we can’t wait to repeat on future visits."

Reviewed on 4 Oct. 2021

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East Cliff Beach Retreat - Ocean Views!
Beautiful View...and 5 Houses from Boardwalk!
219 Buena Vista Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
4.8/5 Exceptional! (142 reviews)
Multi generation family trip
"We loved staying here. Plenty of space indoors and outdoors. Everyone really had a great time and the house was perfect for the 8 of us. Location was awesome as it’s a short walk down to the SC boardwalk. Views are sweet from the upper deck and we got excellent sunsets. Kitchen had everything we ..."

Reviewed on 14 Oct. 2021

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Beautiful View...and 5 Houses from Boardwalk!
One of two oceanfront units right on the beach near Pleasure Point in Santa Cruz
4.6/5 Exceptional! (20 reviews)
The sunsets and view are amazing and honestly could not get much better
"The view was gorgeous and great location! Felt like you had your own private beach next door. Some things needed a little attention, however the owner was very responsive and accommodating. I would rent this place again."

Reviewed on 12 Oct. 2021

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One of two oceanfront units right on the beach near Pleasure Point in Santa Cruz
Beautiful Craftsman Style Home
203 1st Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
4.7/5 Exceptional! (40 reviews)
Beautiful weekend getaway
"The location and neighborhood was perfect for my family and friends. We were 5 individual families with 2 newborns and the house had everything we would need. The property manager was also very communicative when we thought we left behind an iPad."

Reviewed on 18 Oct. 2021

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Beautiful Craftsman Style Home
Charming & Private Santa Cruz Cottage 3 Blocks from the Beach
5/5 Exceptional! (41 reviews)
Santa Cruz Beach Cottage
"I often stay at Vrbo locations but I must say this was one of if not the best experiences I have had. The owners really went above and beyond to make this trip wonderful. They assisted me with a delivery that came two days early, even personally going to the property to make sure it was ok. Having ..."

Reviewed on 29 Sep. 2021

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Charming & Private Santa Cruz Cottage 3 Blocks from the Beach
Cozy And Private Beach Bungalow, Hot Tub, Dog ok, 3 Short Blocks To Beach.
4.5/5 Wonderful! (45 reviews)
Cozy but Cute
"Overall we had a great stay! Walking distance to beach was nice, good amount of outdoor space and enjoyed the hot tub. Wish the only way to the bathroom wasn’t through the master bedroom. Parking was VERY tight. My husband is slender and could barely get out of the car when parked in the driveway. ..."

Reviewed on 29 Sep. 2021

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Cozy And Private Beach Bungalow, Hot Tub, Dog ok, 3 Short Blocks To Beach.
Allegra Villa Alla Spiaggia  - See & Hear Ocean - Luxurious
5/5 Exceptional! (76 reviews)
Elegant
"From the moment you walk in you notice the expansive open floor plan with living room, dining room, and kitchen all connected with large open view of the ocean. Open the windows and triple-sliding doors and you can easily hear the waves. Nice back porch to soak up the sun and enjoy a good book. Everything ..."

Reviewed on 12 Oct. 2021

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Allegra Villa Alla Spiaggia - See & Hear Ocean - Luxurious
Beautiful Beach Bungalow!
101 Park Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
5/5 Exceptional! (2 reviews)
"It’s the coziest, cutest bungalow I’ve ever seen! Conveniently located a short walk to the Boardwalk (you can hear the roller coaster screams) The fully equipped kitchen made it easy for us to cook. We ate in the small but comfortable side yard that had enough seats for 6. There was even a corn hole ..."

Reviewed on 14 Jul. 2019

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Beautiful Beach Bungalow!
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