This luxury, 3 story, 2,000 square foot, townhome sits above the boardwalk in the desirable Beach Hill neighborhood. It was built to take full advantage of the stunning views. The windows on every floor in the front of the home have unsurpassed views of the ocean, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and the wharf. Grab your morning coffee or tea and enjoy the beautiful sunrises over the ocean. The windows on the other side of the home have views of the Santa Cruz mountains.
Once you have parked your car there is no need to move it for the remainder of your stay. The boardwalk and wharf are just steps from your front door. It's only a 7 minute walk to downtown Santa Cruz. See below for a list of activities that are all within a short walking distance.
The living space on the second level of the home is a bright and sunny open space with a gas fireplace, tiki bar and a balcony overlooking the ocean. There is a 65-inch TV with built in surround sound and Xfinity X1. Throw open the doors and windows to immerse yourself in your surroundings and the activities below. When you are ready for some quiet time the top-of-the-line dual pane windows allow for that too.
The gourmet kitchen is fully equipped for your culinary needs. It has granite counter tops, filtrated water, and a convection oven with gas range. There is countertop seating and an adjacent counter height table that expands to seat 8. The kitchen is supplied with coffee, tea, spices, and oils for guest use.
A closet adjacent to the kitchen houses the washer, dryer, and ironing board.
Walk up to the third floor, past the giant picture window and through the glass french doors to reveal a spacious master suite. The bed is a top-of-the line king size sleep number with a premium bamboo mattress pad. At the foot of the bed is a gas fireplace. The views from the tall corner windows are the best on Beach Hill and allow you to wake up to some spectacular sunrises. (If you want to sleep in there are blinds on the windows.) The master bath has a double vanity, large walk in shower with pebble floor, separate water closet, and balcony.
The cozy second bedroom is on the first floor. It has a super comfy queen bed with foam mattress topper, walk-in-closet with hangers, and armoire. The private bathroom is bright and sunny, has a tiled shower/tub combo, and large granite counter top. There is a large window with views of the ocean, boardwalk and wharf.
ACTIVITIES WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE
Beach Hill is a quaint neighborhood of historic Victorian homes. Located on Main Beach yet only an 8 minute walk to downtown, it's close to everything. Here are just some of the activities and locales you can enjoy within walking distance.
The Santa Cruz Boardwalk is just steps away. So when you need a break from the fun or want to make a bite to eat, pop back in.
Adjacent to the boardwalk are 15 beach volley ball courts open for all to use, free of charge.
Walk to the wharf for the great tacos and margaritas at Olita's. And you have to try the gelato at Riva.
- Head towards the beach, take a right and enjoy a walk up the scenic West cliff drive. Visit the surf museum at the lighthouse along your way.
-Paddle boarding at Cowell Beach is world famous. Located on the right side of the wharf, bring your own board or rent at Cowell Surf Shop across the street.
- If you're up for surfing the famous Steamers Lane, you can walk there board in hand.
-If you're new at surfing or up for other adventures, surf lessons, bike rentals, segway rentals, and kayaking are at the base of our beautiful Beach Hill.
-Santa Cruz is a mountain biking utopia. Epic rides start from our front door.
- Downtown you can find virtually everything including shopping, restaurants, cafes, bars, dancing, movie theaters, grocery shopping, yoga studios, gyms, music, music, and music.