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Ocean view!  Fantastic Seascape Resort 1 Bedroom-Newly Remodeled!
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Situated in Aptos, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beer Can Beach and Monterey Bay. Rio Del Mar Beach is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) away.

4.3/5Excellent! (7 reviews)
Relaxing

"We had a wonderful stay in this property and would recommend to anyone considering a nice relaxing vacation on the coast."…"

Reviewed on Sep 4, 2020

Ocean view! Fantastic Seascape Resort 1 Bedroom-Newly Remodeled!
Seascape Resort Villa  - Gorgeous Ocean View
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Situated in Aptos, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Beer Can Beach and Monterey Bay. Rio Del Mar Beach is 1.4 mi (2.3 km) away.

4.4/5Excellent! (18 reviews)
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Reviewed on Sep 20, 2020

Seascape Resort Villa - Gorgeous Ocean View
Private one Bedroom With Patio by the Ocean
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Situated on the beach, this apartment building is within a 10-minute walk of Potbelly Beach and Monterey Bay. Rio Del Mar Beach is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) away.

4.7/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Great location, decent pad

"Cute area in an awesome location by the beach. NOTE: the description is not quite accurate. This is not exactly a separate apartment. It is in the back of a house, separated by a locked-door (which sounded like a laundry room on the other side...could hear people talking pretty clearly). However, ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2021

Private one Bedroom With Patio by the Ocean
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Newly Remodeled, Family Friendly, Village Apartment Seconds From The Beach
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Nestled on the beach, this Capitola apartment building is just steps from Esplanade Park Beach and Capitola Beach. Monterey Bay is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) away.

4.8/5Exceptional! (68 reviews)
Great location!

"Great location! Walking distance to the beach, food, shops, everything. Property was beautiful and fully stocked. We enjoyed the beach chairs and beach toys! Spa was amazing! Very accommodating for a family of 9!"…"

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

Newly Remodeled, Family Friendly, Village Apartment Seconds From The Beach
Gorgeous Remodeled Seascape Resort Large 1 Bedroom
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Situated in Aptos, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beer Can Beach and Monterey Bay. Rio Del Mar Beach is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) away.

4.7/5Exceptional! (17 reviews)
Very nice

"We really enjoyed our stay. It was very clean and comfortable and management was helpful."…"

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2020

Gorgeous Remodeled Seascape Resort Large 1 Bedroom
Ocean view studio in Capitola Village - Location!
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Situated in Capitola, this apartment building is steps from Esplanade Park Beach, Capitola Beach, and Monterey Bay. Capitola Mercantile and Capitola Historical ...

5/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
Amazing location!

"Super cute and clean studio! It was larger than I was expecting and very comfortable for me, my husband and two small children. We would definitely consider staying here again!"…"

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2020

Ocean view studio in Capitola Village - Location!
2 BD - Ocean Views at Seascape Resort!
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Situated in Aptos, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beer Can Beach and Monterey Bay. Rio Del Mar Beach is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) away.

5/5Exceptional! (9 reviews)
Great location!

"The views from this condo are wonderful! Well stocked kitchen for cooking in but also close to wonderful restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Dec 14, 2020

2 BD - Ocean Views at Seascape Resort!
Oceanfront Condo at Pajaro Dunes
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Situated in Watsonville, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Palm Beach and Monterey Bay. Sunset Wetland Nature Preserve and Sunset State Beach ...

4.4/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)
Great location

"Really nice place to listen to the ocean, stroll along the beach, enjoy a beautiful sunset."…"

Reviewed on Aug 13, 2020

Oceanfront Condo at Pajaro Dunes
Romantic Riverview Studio Wifi Courtyard Gasfirepit Patiolights 15min>santa Cruz
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Situated on the waterfront, this romantic apartment building is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Felton Covered Bridge Park and 2.6 mi (4.1 km) from Roaring Camp Railroads. ...

4.6/5Wonderful! (7 reviews)
Ben Lomand studio

"I stayed in this studio for almost two weeks while evacuated from my home due to fires. Altho' it is directly on the highway, the house is well insulated and quieter than you would think. It was very well set up for an extended stay, with a complete kitchen and comfortable bed. The owners were very ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

Romantic Riverview Studio Wifi Courtyard Gasfirepit Patiolights 15min>santa Cruz
Brand New Stunning and Stylish Apartment
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Located in Westside Santa Cruz, this apartment building is within 2 mi (3 km) of Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, and Monterey ...

Brand New Stunning and Stylish Apartment
Rare Oceanview Studio Seascape Resort!
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Situated in Aptos, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beer Can Beach and Monterey Bay. Rio Del Mar Beach is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) away.

4.3/5Excellent! (4 reviews)
The pics are on point on VRBO website. Plastic cover on mattress MUST GO!! Carpet is older &stained

"Property location was great. Ocean view great! Didn't get room access info until afternoon on day of arriving after 2 requests. Coffee maker broke but they quickly replaced it for remaining of our stay."…"

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2020

Rare Oceanview Studio Seascape Resort!
Beautifully Remodeled 2 br Ocean Front Villa Seascape Resort! Ocean View!
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Situated in Aptos, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Beer Can Beach and Monterey Bay. Rio Del Mar Beach is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) away.

4.9/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)
Birthday at the Ocean!🌊

"Great condo, sadly we were not able to use the fireplace! The kitchen needs dish towels! Would definitely stay again!"…"

Reviewed on Nov 28, 2020

Beautifully Remodeled 2 br Ocean Front Villa Seascape Resort! Ocean View!
Beach Condo 2 Bedroom
Watsonville, CA
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Situated in Watsonville, this apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Palm Beach and Monterey Bay. Sunset State Beach is 0.6 mi (1 km) away.

5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Reprieve while we grieved

"We needed a place to retreat each night while attending toour mother’s funeral and clearing her apartment. We picked the right spot. We had a fairly good weather and caught some amazing sunsets. We saw dolphin moving south down the bay and Hummingbirds through the living room window. We had a little ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2021

Beach Condo 2 Bedroom
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Other property types in Santa Cruz

Dream Inn Santa Cruz

Dream Inn Santa Cruz

4 out of 5
175 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA
The price is ¥20,092 per night from Mar 8 to Mar 9
4.6/5Wonderful! (963 reviews)

"The Ocean view.. Perfect. The staff was nice and prompt to the needs of others."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2021

Dream Inn Santa Cruz
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz

Hyatt Place Santa Cruz

3 out of 5
407 Broadway, Santa Cruz, CA
The price is ¥11,878 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
4.4/5Wonderful! (970 reviews)

"Great valet service and easy check in during Covid times"…"

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2021

Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
Casablanca On The Beach

Casablanca On The Beach

3.5 out of 5
101 Main St, Santa Cruz, CA
The price is ¥12,580 per night from Mar 7 to Mar 8
3.7/5Good! (9 reviews)
Relaxing, friendly, stunningly beautiful weekend away

"My family of four spent a long weekend biking and surfing at Cowell's beach. The Casablanca Inn at the Beach served as the perfect base of operations. We read books and ate dinners on the decks overlooking the ocean, enjoyed quiet nights even though the hotel was full, and even got some help with ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2021

Casablanca On The Beach
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Frequently asked questions

What's it like to stay at an apartment in Santa Cruz?
There are 55 apartments to choose from in Santa Cruz for your trip. Why not make time for the entertainment choices and scenic seaside in this walkable area? Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Mystery Spot are top places to visit.
How do you know if an apartment is the right choice for your stay?
An apartment comes equipped with a kitchen, so you can cook some of your meals, and usually is more spacious than a traditional hotel room. Apartments are a good option for couples looking to stay away from the tourist areas, and also for families wanting the conveniences of home.
What's a favorite apartment for my stay in Santa Cruz?
Ocean view! Fantastic Seascape Resort 1 Bedroom-Newly Remodeled!: Includes fireplaces. A fitness center and a spa tub are on site. Seascape Resort Villa - Gorgeous Ocean View: Includes private balconies and fireplaces. A fitness center and a spa tub are on site. Private one Bedroom With Patio by the Ocean: Amenities include separate dining areas. Beach Condo - Two Bedroom Apartment, Sleeps 4: Includes private balconies and fireplaces.
How many apartments should I expect to find in Santa Cruz?
Expedia has 55 apartments to book in Santa Cruz.
What can I expect from the weather in Santa Cruz?
Weather is only one factor, but it can really affect your travel plans, especially when you are planning a longer stay in Santa Cruz. The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 64°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 53°F. Average annual precipitation for Santa Cruz is 31 inches.
What are the must-see places to visit in Santa Cruz?
Visitors to Santa Cruz speak highly of its seaside and entertainment. Family-friendly attractions include Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Roaring Camp Railroads, whereas Capitola Beach and Monterey Bay are a couple of great spots to enjoy the outdoors. You can also visit some other popular places in town, such as Mystery Spot and Rio Del Mar Beach.
What's the best way to get to and around Santa Cruz?
Knowing a bit about the transportation options can you save you a headache when you get to your destination. Fly into Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC), which is located 27.6 mi (44.3 km) away. Otherwise, look for flights into San Francisco Intl. Airport (SFO), which is 48.4 mi (77.9 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.