Villa de las Palmas is located in a prime beach neighborhood on the west side of Santa Cruz. This 6 bedroom home is situated on a huge lot, with a very large, private backyard. It is perfect for 2 or 3 families, or your long-overdue family reunion. Walking distance to all of the best Santa Cruz has to offer: Cowell's Beach, the Municipal Wharf, the Boardwalk, Steamer Lane, Pacific Garden Mall, the surfing museum and downtown Santa Cruz.

Enjoy a bike ride along West Cliff Drive, go wine tasting, take a drive up the coast to San Francisco or down the coast to Monterey, visit the University of California, Santa Cruz, play a round of golf, go sailing on the Chardonnay, try surfing!, or just relax at the beach.

Large backyard & patio

Lots of seating


6 burner Five Star commercial range

Large kitchen with 2 sinks

Large dining room, seating for 12

Huge living room with fireplace

52" HD TV

comfy sectional

West end of living room

Another cozy couch to relax on

Seahorse Bedroom

Goldenrod Bedroom

Cabernet Bedroom

Garden Bedroom

Original 1940's tile bathrooms


Retreat Bedroom

Pink tile bathroom


Santa Cruz Boardwalk, 10 minute walk away

Palm Bedroom

Relax after a long day at the beach

Villa de las Palmas is a 5 - 10 minute walk to many local attractions, i.e. Cowell's Beach, the Boardwalk and the Municipal Wharf. A short drive to the University of California, Santa Cruz, numerous local wineries and several golf courses.

The 6 bedrooms all have a queen size bed, and 2 of the bedrooms also have a deluxe twin size self-inflating mattress, comfortably accommodating up to 14 people.

Villa de las Palmas is the BEST LOCATION for your vacation in Santa Cruz! You are truly walking distance to all of the best that Santa Cruz has to offer. 5 minutes to Cowell's Beach, Main Beach, the Boardwalk and the Wharf. Also a short walk to downtown Santa Cruz and 1 block to West Cliff Drive. If you are looking for a truly relaxing, beach vacation, this is the place!

Villa de las Palmas is fully equipped with all linens, a kitchen ready to prepare a gourmet meal, washer and dryer, satellite TV, stereo, cd/dvd player, high-speed internet, a fireplace, 2 barbecues,a 6 person hot tub, bocce ball set, and a volleyball/badminton set, everything you need for a memorable vacation. Please bring your own toiletries and beach towels.

Rates for Villa de las Palmas

Low season rates (October 1 - May 31)
*for stays of less than 3 days, reservations will be taken no sooner than 30 days prior to arrival
Rates do not include City of Santa Cruz imposed Transient Occupancy tax of 11%

High season rates (June 1 - September 30)
*Five night minimum June, July, August
Rates do not include City of Santa Cruz imposed Transient Occupancy tax of 11%
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