About this listing
This craftsman bungalow has a bit of vintage charm (and hint of mid-century flair). Enjoy close proximity to beaches, the university, and downtown, while relaxing in a comfortable family friendly home and peaceful flower-filled garden.
Come enjoy a long weekend or longer vacation at this family friendly home.
If you haven't been to Santa Cruz, it's time for a visit. Between the beaches, surfing, mountain biking, hiking, good music, and wine tasting (80 wineries in the Santa Cruz Mountains), it makes for a great weekend get-away.
This picture perfect craftsman bungalow is a private home with three bedrooms one bath, hardwood floors, fireplace, vintage eat-in kitchen, off-street parking, and high speed internet (no TV). The house is centrally located approximately 1 mile each to the beach, the boardwalk, downtown pacific avenue, and the university. Ride your bike or take a bus (5 min ride) to any of these locations. The bus stop is right in front of the house. There are several great restaurants, coffee shops, organic food store, an amazing chocolate shop, and other amenities within a quarter mile. There is also a pub and half a dozen wine tasting rooms within a mile. (Walk Score of 79).
The flower filled garden/back patio is private with gas bbq, hammock, and outdoor seating. Available to guests are two surf boards, and multiple kids toys bikes/scooters/wagon, etc. There's a bike shop a couple blocks away (Another Bike Shop) that rents out bikes. Two indoor/outdoor cats also live here and will need food/water and an occasional pet. :)
The house is set up with one adult and two kids bedrooms (toddler bed and a twin bed). There is an additional queen size air matress is also available if needed.
It is available most weekends and holidays, and for some longer periods.
full house, garden, laundry room
There is a bus stop in front that can take you downtown, to the beach or up to the University. there are also bike rentals nearby.
We live here! Please leave it as clean as you found it. 2 cats also live here and will need to have food and water. They are nice. More details are provided in the House Manual, accessible once your booking is confirmed