Christine's Cottage is a cozy and very quiet space. It is 1.3 miles from the ocean and has a queen-sized bed, full bath, small but full kitchen, patio and a private entrance. Strong Wi-fi, Directv and Netflix streaming service are included - and dogs are welcome!
Everything here has been upgraded for your convenience and comfort.
The queen-sized bed includes cotton bedding and extra pillows and blankets.
There is an armoire to hang and store clothes, shoes, etc.
The setee expands to lounge or sleep.
There is a flat screen HDTV equipped with DirectTV and streaming Netflix through DVD player.
The small kitchen is well equipped and has filtered water, a Nespresso machine, coffee maker, toaster, microwave, sink, oven and burners. Dishes, glasses, utensils, linens and cleaning supplies are provided.
The kitchen will be stocked for your convenience with coffee, tea, milk, sugar, spices, mustard, ketchup, salad dressings, cooking oils plus other miscellaneous items.
In the bathroom you'll see vintage tile on the floor, tub and sink. Thick cotton towels, soap, shampoo, conditioner and hand cream are provided. The new shower head has adjustable spray options.
Hair dryer and hair curler if needed.
There is plenty of off-street parking for guests next to the cottage, which is a studio attached to the main house. This is where the host lives.
Also, you will have access to the laundry room which is located off the patio.
Enjoy being outside in a cozy patio area, for guests only. The Santa Cruz sun suits your Happy Hour cocktail or morning coffee.
Interaction with guests
There will be clear instructions on how to enter the stuido and I will be available by phone or text during your arrival. Inside are detailed instructions about the TV, Wi-Fi, appliances, etc. Guidebooks on the area will have suggestions on places to eat and visit. If you want a local's take on things to do and see, please ask me!
Other things to note
You may see a small white cat sometimes. Her name is Billie and she lives with me in the front but is an indoor/outdoor cat.
Check-in time is from 3 pm up until 9 pm.
Check-out time is 11 am
There is a $45 cleaning fee.
Smoking is not permitted inside.
When leaving here are some things to remember:
* very appreciated if you text me when you leave
* leave keys on the table
* leave used towels, etc on the bathroom floor
* leave bed unmade
* washing the dishes would be appreciated
* please leave both doors UNLOCKED