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Vaquita House in Santa Cruz
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7 reviews
Vaquita House in Santa Cruz
Spacious, modern kitchen
Queen bed room - both bdrms open onto paito
Relax in the private patio and garden
Inside the gate at Privates.
Privates Beach
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Santa Cruz, California

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Robin M
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
“Lovely”
Reviewed 21 July 2017 for a stay in November 2016

We stayed here over the Thanksgiving Holiday. The house was super clean and cozy. It was such a great location, walking distance to town and the beach. The owners were very prompt with all communication. Would definitely recommend it. Planning to stay here again!

Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Sara R
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Santa Cruz get away”
Reviewed 14 June 2017 for a stay in June 2017
1
person found this review helpful

My family and I enjoyed our get away at the Vaquita house near Pleasure Point. We loved riding our bikes over to see the surfers at 41st Avenue and down E. Cliff Drive. The house had everything we needed and was clean, well decorated, and comfortable. The location is perfect and Jon was prompt with email and text information. Thanks for letting us stay!

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MD
Reviewed 3 April 2014 for a stay in February 2014
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Recommended for:
A romantic getaway Older travelers
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kelly g
Courtenay, Canada
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“all that we were looking for”
Reviewed 14 March 2014 for a stay in December 2013
1
person found this review helpful

We were a family of four looking for a quiet beach neigbourhood with easy access to the beach, good food and awesome bike riding. Each day included a easy ride to the hills, beach and strawberry fields. We have to admit that family road rides are in access of 100 km a day. Opal House and neigbouhood provided a perfect oasis at the end of the day exploring by bike, car or foot. The owners personalized our stay before we arrived with solid fun information. They were available if we had a question and were not made to feel like we were imposing but just friends visiting. An excellent choice! We would go back again.

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Liked best: up to date, clean and incredible location
Liked least: dishwasher performance...hard water spots
Travelling group: Teenagers
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Families with young children
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F S
San Rafael, California
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Great location for family vacation!”
Reviewed 9 September 2013 for a stay in September 2013
1
person found this review helpful

We just stayed at Vaquita House last weekend. The location was amazing for a family. We have a middle schooler and a toddler and there was plenty to do with each. We spent time at Privates beach (about a block away) when we wanted some down time and good boogie boarding and then went into Capitola for the beach and walking along the pier (about 10 mins walk max) when we wanted a little more action. The house is very well cared for and the owners are fantastic to communicate with.

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Liked best: Location!
Liked least: Nothing
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
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