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The Surf House

The Surf House
205 Rio Del Mar Blvd
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The Surf House is located across the streeet from Rio Del Mar State Beach in Aptos California. Located 10 miles south of Santa Cruz, on the sunny side of the Monterey Bay. The state beach is one of the few California beaches that allow pets. The Surf House is a charming 800 sq ft, single story, beach bungalow. Sleeps 6. Master Bedroom has a queen size bed, 2nd bedroom has 2 twins, twin trundle bed in living room. Expansive view of Rio Del Mar State Beach from the living room and large deck. Watch the surf and beach activities from the comfort of your lazy boy recliner or deck chair. Built in late 30's as part of the Rio Del Mar Country Club in Aptos Ca, it retains many of the original features. Deck has barbeque & redwood picnic table. Lovely hillside view from the master bedroom balcony and kitchen. Fully furnished. TV, DVD, phone, and internet connection provided. No washer or dryer. See the USS Palo Alto from your living room. This cement ship was brought to Rio Del Mar beach in the 1920's and turned into a floating nightclub. Time and tides took its toll. The cement ship is now the home for numerous fish and sea birds. The pier leading to the ship offers no-license required fishing. 90 minutes from San Francisco. 40 minutes from Monterey or San Jose. 15 min to the Santa Cruz boardwalk. 5 minutes to Santa Cruz Mountains and redwoods.
Off Season rates: 2 nights $781. $275 for each additional night. Stay 6 nights and the 7th night is free.
Summer Season rates: 2 nights $1001. $385 each additional night. Stay 6 nights and the 7th night is free.
Visit our website for more pictures and information, send an e-mail to or call 408-541-1987 and ask for Lynn or 805-260-1255 and ask for Jeff.


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