The Best Santa Cruz Vacation Rentals

Santa Cruz, CA is the state’s quintessential beach town. Featuring an infamous beach boardwalk, pedestrian-friendly layout, charming and historic downtown, and more, Santa Cruz has become a must-see destination.

The natural wonders abound in Santa Cruz, such as the enchanting redwood forests, idyllic beaches, picturesque coastal views, and marine sanctuary, all enhance the beauty and magic of the area.

Unforgettable experiences, such as whale watching tours, will forever cement themselves in your memory as peak experiences that could seldom be had anywhere else. After you are done with all your outdoor adventures, you can come back to a comfortable, clean, and expansive vacation rental home while you are on your trip away from home.

When you choose Kendall & Potter, you are going with one of the best local vacation rental companies, with nearly 40 years of experience delivering high-quality service.

The Best Santa Cruz Vacation Rentals
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Santa Cruz

Let your stay in Santa Cruz start here! Our relaxing and beautiful Santa Cruz vacation rentals range from oceanfront properties to rentals close to the vibrant downtown area of town.

This is where the coast is called the Golden Coast, given its extraordinary beauty. When you stay here, you are allowing yourself to become refreshed, recharged, and restored. Enjoy the sweet serenity of staying in one of our many Santa Cruz vacation rentals and experience the magic of the area.

The scene in town is eclectic, ranging from street performers, charming boutiques, exquisite dining, and much more. There is something for everyone here, so consider vacationing in the beautiful town of Santa Cruz. Whether it’s for a few weeks, a week, or even a month, you will enjoy the sophisticated and classy lifestyle adored by so many when they arrive.

Enjoy the great amenities in the vacation rental of your choice, where you can experience the peaceful atmosphere and extraordinary views.

If you like to cook, there are plenty of homes featuring full-size kitchens, which include everything you would need to create your own gourmet dining experience. Enjoy drinks in the dining room or out on the patio or balcony, where there are expansive views wherever you turn.

Once the night comes to an end, escape away to a luxuriously comfortable bedroom and enjoy a great night’s rest. You may even want to take a dip in the bathtub before turning out the lights for the night, to fully indulge your body before heading off to sleep.

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Aptos

Santa Cruz County has more gems beyond Santa Cruz proper. There is also the charming locale of Aptos. This small town is an ideal place to stay when you are searching for Santa Cruz County vacation rentals. There are endless sandy beaches, as well as towering redwood trees, all within a peaceful setting. When you want to run away to a quieter destination, Aptos is an excellent choice. Who knows, this may very well become your preferred beach town!

Whether you are staying for a few days, a week, a month, or even longer, you are going to find several attractive vacation rentals in Aptos that we offer. These furnished beach homes will be your idyllic home for the time you are here, enjoying the beauty and tranquility of the area.

Being just 10 minutes away from Santa Cruz, you still have access to the incredible nightlife and activities nearby. However, there is also plenty to do right in Aptos. Some of California’s best beaches are here, like the expansive Seacliff State Beach, as well as Rio Del Mar Beach. You have the opportunity to engage in all sorts of water-based activities.

From the local farmer’s market to the history museum, to abundant shopping and dining opportunities, Aptos is a hidden gem that is definitely worth staying at during your vacation.

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La Selva Beach

La Selva Beach is a tiny and quaint beach town that is close to the enchanting redwood forests of Northern California. Just south of Aptos, this small town has a breathtaking coastline that has to be seen in person to be fully admired. When you stay in a vacation rental locations in La Selva beach, you are well-positioned to be at the gateway of a wealth of outdoor activities. Whether this means exploring Manresa State Beach, lounging on a private beach, or watching the sunset from anywhere with a view of the ocean, you will be mesmerized by the experiences possible here.

With over 300 days of sunshine in this idyllic town, you are almost always guaranteed to have pleasant weather during your stay. Staying at a vacation rental in La Selva Beach will reconnect you with the land, air, and sea in vast quietude. With the town housing less than 3,000 full-time residents, you are sure to find yourself in a state of inner peace when you stay in La Selva Beach.

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Pet Friendly Rentals in Santa Cruz County

If you love your furry little person as much as we do, we know it is sometimes hard to find vacation rentals that will accommodate dogs and other pets. Fortunately we have several pet friendly vacation rental options available that make allowances for this!

Santa Cruz County is a wonderful place to visit and stay for vacation. The combination of natural beauty, nightlife, and charming beach house rentals makes this an unforgettable vacation destination that you will be talking about for years after you have left. Who knows, you may love it so much that you will feel a magnetic pull to come back again and again.

Our Santa Cruz vacation rentals will provide you with a comfortable and enjoyable vacation getaway. All you need to do is contact us for additional information, and we will be happy to assist you. Come and stay in one of our magnificent vacation rental homes today!

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La Selva Beach 725/A Shore Thing *OCEANFRONT*

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La Selva Beach 763/Sand Dollar *OCEAN FRONT*

"Great Location Right on the Beach"

La Selva Beach 793/Sand Pebble *OCEAN FRONT*

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