About this listing
Separate, stand alone cottage located behind oceanfront home. Steps from the beach, close to downtown, and easy 10 minute walk to Boardwalk. Fully furnished, basic cable, WiFi access. VERY charming and romantic. Pets welcome for additional fee.
Very cozy, romantic garden cottage on the grounds of historic landmark home, Epworth-by-the-sea. Cottage was built in the late 1800's, and was used as a caretaker's cottage. Modern amenities with the charm of a bygone era.
Entire cottage and private patio. Private parking next to unit. Shared laundry access for guests staying longer term.
Interaction with Guests
Homeowner is an extrovert, but will take cues from guest as to how much interaction they would like. :-) Observation of privacy can be expected.
Cottage is located on beautiful West Cliff Drive. Easy access to Boardwalk, Municipal Wharf, Natural Bridges, SC Surf Museum, downtown shopping area. There is a GREAT (and very scenic) 10K run right outside our door.
Bikes and Segway scooters can be rented nearby. Bus lines located 6 blocks away.
Other Things to Note
Well-behaved pets are welcome for an additional fee of $25 per night, or $100 for weekly rentals. 3 night minimum, please. Modest discount ALWAYS given for stays that are four days or longer in duration. Weekly, monthly, and seasonal rates are available---discounts also given to return guests and weekday-only guests. This unit has worked very well as a home-away-from-home for longer-term, visiting professionals. There is an additional fee for each guest over two adults...please inform us in advance if you are traveling with children or if your reservation is for more than two people. ***PLEASE NOTE: We believe in legitimacy. Quoted rates include 11% Transient Occupancy Tax as required by the City of Santa Cruz***
Strictly no smoking. And no rowdy parties, and no loud activities, please. Really...that's all I ask. :-)