Home for Rent

Santa Cruz California 95060 United States of America

Listing # 110130

Rates From USD 3950 Monthly
Academic Verified
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Last Updated: Friday, October 11, 2019

Monterey Bay: close to UCSC, Beach and US 1 to Stanford

Charming, comfortable and convenient: this ocean view home is an attractive and enjoyable, sought-after West-side Santa Cruz house with wide, open ocean and Monterey Bay views. This very private home is perfectly located close to UCSC, Santa Cruz, West Cliff Drive walk, beaches and crashing surf. You are also within 1-2 hour drive to San Francisco, Yosemite and the world-famous Big Sur Coast drive. There is plenty of parking on the large driveway entrance adjacent to the 2-car garage.

The large front deck enjoys the full extent of the ocean views. Enter the front porch to the glass enclosed veranda with tile floor. The living room has a very high vaulted ceiling and windows featuring extensive views and South facing sunshine to warm the interior. A raised dining area allows dinner overlooking the city lights. The open family room includes a sofa, TV, Bay views, and high ceilings. Casual dining area and a breakfast bar are next to the kitchen.

The master bedroom has the full ocean views and its own fireplace and a joining remodeled bathroom with shower. Stepping outside the private master bedroom door leads to a private garden area and gazebo, perfect for lounging, reading and relaxing, with gorgeous ocean views. If interested, click "contact member" on the upper right corner of this Sabbatical Home listing page.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
2000 Sq. Feet
Suited for
4 people
Property Type


Available from Sunday, December 1, 2019 until Wednesday, July 15, 2020
Minimum Stay
3 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
Need 1 month notice; can accommodate 4-9 month dates to accommodate Sabbatical leave dates.
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Santa Cruz
Postal Code - State or Province 95060 CA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Upper West Side Santa Cruz
Closest University University of California, Santa Cruz - UCSC
University nearby Stanford University, Palo Alto, Ca

Rental Price:

USD 3950 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
Some utilities included (water, trash, gardener) . Security deposit $4500.
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Rural Environment
  • Near Woods
  • Near Shops
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Ocean/Lake
  • Near Restaurants
  • Sub Urban Environment
  • Near Mountains
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Writing or Country Retreat


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Printer
  • Reserved Parking
  • Security System or Doorman
  • Fireplace
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other: 3rd bedroom available for monthly rate of $4500.


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

  • Care for Plants
Housesitting Comments
Place and retrieve trash bins weekly or as needed.

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Member Since Feb 14 2014
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About Me
Active, healthy, quiet, considerate, congenial Professional couple semi-retired. We enjoy traveling, especially to Europe and France. We prefer 3-12 month rentals in France, especially in Provence and in the greater Biarritz region.


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I stayed in Ray and Nicole's beautiful home for around 2 months. Everything was prepared for my stay down to the smallest details, with extremely helpful and considerate information being made available. They were extremely helpful in all matters and they made it very easy to enjoy the stay and focus on the work. The house is very both very functional and pleasant, with a fantastic view and up-to-date amenities. A truly friendly, pleasant and positive experience, and highly recommendable! Excellent Jens Seeberg 7/24/2018 6:21:00 AM