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Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

Booked Friday through Wednesday to head out of the Silicon Valley rat race and decompress. Shared the get a way with another couple during the weekend then a dad and teens the rest of the time. The condos are old but very accommodating. You can focus on the beautiful beach outside your door or find your way to Monterey and...

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pajarodunes, General Manager at Pajaro Dunes Condominiums & Resort, responded to this review

We're so glad to hear that you enjoyed! As a couple of other reviews show, it's a true advantage to book thru our on site management company and enjoy full service. We work 7 days a week to assure home care and n enhanced guest experience. We hope you'll visit us again soon !

Denver, Colorado
Reviewed June 23, 2015

If you want solace and quiet, and to commune with nature and the ocean, this is a great spot for you. There are many options of condos (Shorebirds or Pelican Point) or houses (Pajaro Dunes). We used to rent a beach house every summer for our family vacation in my early adult years, and I have only fond memories... the...

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pajarodunes, General Manager at Pajaro Dunes Condominiums & Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for your wonderful review! We hope to see you again soon.

Roseville, California
Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

Loved the condos. Right on the beach. No shoes needed. We brought kayaks for the slough and river. Water was cold but didn't stop the kids from getting soaked. Loved having the shower heads to clean off all sand before heading up to the condo. Would stay here again!!

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pajarodunes, General Manager at Pajaro Dunes Condominiums & Resort, responded to this review

We're grateful to be a part of creating special memories for all who visit Pajaro Dunes! Thank you for sharing yours.

Ware, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 6, 2014

We've just come back from a week here and we loved it. What a great location. I can't fault the condo, bright, clean, airy and comfy. We chose one with a direct sea view and couldn't have been more happy. The development is gated and you drive in via the security building, they open the gates for you. The security...

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PajaroDunes831, General Manager at Pajaro Dunes Condominiums & Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your experience! We were thrilled to host your visit and look forward to the next. Pajaro Dunes Resort

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great location, quiet, clean and super service quality, I was there with my university Cohort, I'd recommend it for any company off-site gathering, romantic weekend, or reflection time. the beach is so nice for walking, jogging or bonfire :)

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Southern California
Reviewed August 10, 2014 via mobile

Pajaro Dunes is the best place to have a relaxing vacation. We rented a 2 bedroom Shorebird Condo with our son, his wife and the 2 grand kids . We rented through Pajaro Dunes, rather than through a private owner. The condo was on the 2nd floor, with a full view of the beach and ocean. It was spotless and...

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Reviewed August 5, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the very end of the development at Pelican Point and we loved it. Very peaceful and quiet. I enjoyed watching pelicans on the beach. We got a ocean front property and had a very nice view from the place we stayed too. I highly recommend this place for a nice peaceful couple's retreat.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

Pajaro Dunes is simply the best, most beautiful hidden gem in the Monterey area! I'm a huge fan! I seriously can't say enough excellent things about Pajaro Dunes! I've stayed there well over 7 times with family and it's absolutely excellent every single time. Pajaro Dunes is a private, upper scale gated development of condominiums in Watsonville, next to Monterey....

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Lynchburg, Virginia
Reviewed July 4, 2014

The view and location by far give this place a high rating. It is on a quiet and secluded area of beach. We enjoyed watching the seals and otters daily. The units do need a bit of updating both outside and in, but overall this was a great family place to stay.

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Lafayette, California
Reviewed April 23, 2014

Three girlfriends spent a few days here reading, walking on the beach, collecting shells and enjoying the sound of the waves. The kitchen was lovely and had everything we needed to prepare our dinners. A huge picture window gave wonderful vistas of the sea and dolphins swimming by. A fireplace kept us cozy early morning and in the evenings. .We...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Why settle for a room, when you can enjoy a beautiful coastal home?! Nestled along the Monterey Bay is one of the most scenic stretches of California's central coastline. Spanning 1 1/2 miles of pristine beach, Pajaro Dunes Resort is in a secluded, gated community featuring a collection of beautiful beachfront homes, townhouses, and condominiums - available for vacation rentals & group retreats.Looking for a perfect Santa Cruz County family vacation, family reunion or seminar site? Pajaro Dunes is 4 miles west of Watsonville and conveniently, 20 miles south of Santa Cruz and 25 miles north of Monterey/Carmel. Enjoy the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz Mountain Redwoods, Monterey Bay Aquarium, central coast wineries and world famous golf! When booking with us, you'll enjoy full service! No hunting for a key n the dark like some vacation rentals. We provide personal check in, 7 day on site staff 9-5:30. Visit our Lobby for free DVD movies, tennis rackets and sport equipment, ice, coffee and a morning paper. Our gift shop has almost anything you might have forgotten, along with local winery favorites, fabulous kites, gifts and more. Plenty of tennis courts, basketball & volleyball, walking trails and we'll even set up a reserved beach bonfire with s'mores for you! We offer homes from 1-3 bedroom condos, to fantastic 5 bedroom beach front houses. Choose your level of view and luxury in this memorable getaway. We'll save a sunset for you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pajaro Dunes Condominiums & Resort

Address: 105 Shell Dr, 2661 Beach Rd., Watsonville, CA 95076-9632
Location: United States > California > Watsonville
Price Range: $250 - $2,000 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 116
Also Known As:
Pajaro Dunes Condominiums Hotel Watsonville
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“Close to the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Ken0739, Dec 31, 2016 | Read review
“2nd or 3rd level units have the best views. Units on the south side of the buildings get sun in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles chrisc445, Sep 23, 2016 | Read review
“Don't miss Gayle's bakery!!”
 of 5 bubbles krashzmom, Sep 18, 2016 | Read review
“Voice any concerns when booking and they should be able to help.”
 of 5 bubbles ieatskunk, Jun 27, 2016 | Read review
“Booking from the owner will reduce the price a little. The resort adds a few fees when booked through them.”
 of 5 bubbles RogerM007, Jun 15, 2016 | Read review
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