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Holiday rentals in Santa Cruz

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Private room · Scotts Valley
Snug and Cozy between the Skyline and the Sea
Super private, peaceful, and quiet; an excellent place for the traveler who is excited about exploring the Santa Cruz mountains and coast. Completely private In-law unit with extras needed to make it cozy. Snuggled between Scotts Valley, Felton, and Santa Cruz it's near Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, 1440 Multiversity, and Mount Hermon Conference Center yet less than an hour from Silicon Valley. The Airbnb cleaning handbook is followed making this one of the cleanest places you’ll stay at!
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Shared room · Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Hostel (COED Shared Dorm)
We offer accommodations for travelers visiting Santa Cruz with a single bunk bed in a COED SHARED DORM. Bed assignment is first-come, first-served. All bed linens and a towel are provided, as well as access to hostel community lounges, a kitchen, free WiFi, free bag storage, and bathrooms/showers located in the hallways.
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Entire cottage · Santa Cruz
Seabright Cottage: Walk to the Beach & Boardwalk
Built in 1928 and fully modernized, the Cottage is a stylish and fun light filled space. It is located in Lower Seabright on a very peaceful street within minutes to the beach (0.7 mi), boardwalk (1.1 mi), downtown (1.5 mi) , midtown (0.6 mi) and UCSC (3 mi). Enjoy the rejuvenating ocean soundscape from the private courtyard. In the morning smell coffee roasting from nearby Verve Coffee Roasters (0.4 mi). Enjoy the best of Santa Cruz while being centrally located in a private oasis.
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Stay near Santa Cruz's top sights

Photo of Santa Cruz Wharf
Santa Cruz Wharf85 locals recommend
Photo of Main Beach
Main Beach4 locals recommend
Photo of Seymour Marine Discovery Center
Seymour Marine Discovery Center49 locals recommend
Photo of Giant Dipper
Giant Dipper6 locals recommend
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UCSC Arborebum8 locals recommend
Photo of Santa Cruz Harbor
Santa Cruz Harbor30 locals recommend

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Entire guest suite · Santa Cruz
Jade Studio by Beach at Jasmine Garden Oasis
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Entire guest suite · Santa Cruz
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Entire cabin · Corralitos
Santa Cruz Mtns. Dragonfly Cottage
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Private room · Santa Cruz
Comfort, Style at the Beach
Dome · Aptos
The Mushroom Dome Retreat & LAND of Paradise Suite
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Private room · Santa Cruz
Midtown Private Cabana-Private Entry
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Private room · Santa Cruz
Zen Garden Sanctuary
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Entire guest house · Santa Cruz
PrIvate Seabright Garden Apartment
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Private room · Santa Cruz
Beach Getaway Studio
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Treehouse · Watsonville
Redwood Treehouse Santa Cruz Mtns.
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Entire guest house · Santa Cruz
Upper WS Guesthouse-2mi. from UC, Downtown & Beach
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Entire guest suite · Santa Cruz
Cozy garden westside king suite STR18-0122
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