Private Cottage vacation rentals now available- updated April 1, 2021
We have 5 comfortable, cozy, historic and completely separate cottages available for short or longish term stays, 28 days max. No sharing of cottages other than your guest 'group' due to Covid safety concerns.
Sorry, no individual dorm beds at this time. (estimated return Fall 2021)
April 1- June 1, 2021 there is minimum 2 day stay required for reservations.
June 1 - October 1, 2021 ONLY weekly 6 day stays available now at a 10% discount!!
****Book early and don't miss out!****
Relax on the porch or in the garden and enjoy a Zen zone of your own only 3 minutes from the beach, boardwalk, wharf and great surf spots!
Each cottage has different amenities, one boasts a full kitchen, others with microwaves & small fridges, living rooms, piano, chess table, dining areas, patios, extra bedrooms with bunk beds! Outdoor grill area, ping pong table, bike and surfboard secure storage. Ride On!
Please email us at for more information. Entire property rental available- please inquire for rates and info.
Always book directly from this site for the best prices and to support small non-profit businesses like ours!
All guests must adhere to safety covid rules as outlined by the U.S., State of CA and the County of Santa Cruz.
All guests must adhere to all CDC recommended guidelines while staying as our guests. Please be considerate of others, wear masks, stay 6 ft apart and wash hands frequently.
We do not allow drugs, alcohol, or weapons on our property.
Office and phone hours have been reduced due to Covid 19 health and safety concerns. Best contact at this time is by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Check-in is between 4pm – 10pm. Check-out is by 11am. Contact us by email at for questions and scheduling for arrivals.
Quiet hours are between 10pm – 8am. This is as a courtesy to our neighbors and each of our guests who may be between long days of travel.
Cancellation policies vary depending on your booking. Please contact us at for details.
Due to Covid 19 cleaning protocols, a cleaning fee is now mandatory on all reservations.
All guests under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian, or have a signed parent permission form.
Guests may be accommodated for short or longer term stays as outlined in the Regional Covid guidelines. Please email for inquires with regard to length of stay.
Due to the historic preservation of our cottages, pets can not be accommodated. There is an exception for service animals as outlined by the ADA. Emotional support animals are not able to be accommodated in keeping with the ADA recognized guidelines.
All guests over 18 must show current government ID to check in to the Santa Cruz Hostel; all U.S. Citizens over 18 must show a current government issued ID that shows your current address– i.e. a Driver’s license or a state ID to check in.