630 Water Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
  • Studio - 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • Apartment, Market Rate, Smoke Free
Last updated 07/20/2019 Verified Listing
Just two miles from USCS campus and minutes from downtown Santa Cruz, convenience is only the beginning of life at The Breakers. As a resident of our studio or one- and two-bedroom apartments for rent in Santa Cruz, CA, you’ll be part of an urban and pet-friendly community that’s got more than its fair share of helpful amenities. Whether you’re taking in the view from our individual balconies and patios or enjoying it through our dual-pane windows, staying organized in our spacious walk-in closets, or feeling more roomy with our vaulted ceilings, it won’t take long for you to want to call The Breakers home. Be that much closer to the local metro line, the USCS Bike Shuttle, and Highways 17. Call today to set up an in-depth tour!
The Breakers
  • Studio
  • 1 Bath
  • 310 Sq.Ft.
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The Breakers
The Shoreline
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 345 Sq.Ft.
$2,350 -to $2,395
The Shoreline
5 Available Now
The Boardwalk
  • 1 Bed
  • 1 Bath
  • 340 -to 385 Sq.Ft.
$2,045 -to $2,085
The Boardwalk
5 Available Now
The Sandbar
  • 2 Beds
  • 1 Bath
  • 602 -to 909 Sq.Ft.
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The Sandbar
Security deposit: $500-$600. Application fee: $47. Other fees may apply, please contact property for details.
*Pricing and availability are subject to change.  **SQFT listed is an approximate value for each unit. 
Being a busy student at USCS or working full-time in Santa Cruz is full of adventure—but you’ll still need a place to unwind at the end of the day. As a resident of our Santa Cruz luxury apartments at The Breakers, you’ll have everything you need to do just that. Whether you’re catching up on chores in our convenient community laundry facility, staying fit in our nearby neighborhood gym, saving apartment space with our bike and surfboard storage, breaking away from campus in our on-site wi-fi lounge, or shopping at the nearby Capitola Mall and Pacific Avenue, you’ll feel right at home at The Breakers in Santa Cruz. Once you’ve found the floor plan that’s right for you, call us today to schedule a tour!

Apartment Amenities

  • In-Home Washer & Dryer*
  • Private Patio or Balcony
  • Full-Size Stove and Refrigerator
  • Contemporary Cabinets
  • Updated Flooring Package
  • Dual-Pane Windows
  • Walk-In Closets*
  • Vaulted Ceilings*
  • Nine-Foot Ceilings *
  • *Select units

Community Amenities

  • Wi-Fi Enabled Lounge
  • Reserved & Covered Parking
  • Landscaped Central Courtyard
  • Community Laundry Facility
  • Professional On-Site Management
  • Bike & Surfboard Storage*
  • Pet Relief Station
Still looking for the perfect home? All you have to do is check out our Apartments Near Me and find the best home nearby!
Our Santa Cruz apartments feature pet-friendly Studios, Junior One Bedroom, and Two Bedroom floor plans. Perfect for your lifestyle! Our community is walking distance to the many fantastic shopping and entertainment options located in Downtown and just a short drive from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and UCSC. Make yourself at home at The Breakers where quality living and convenience await. Give us a call today to schedule a tour of our Santa Cruz Apartments today!
Pets - allowed, Max weight 40 lb each, Rent $35.00, Deposit $500.00
  • Comments: Indoor Cats
  • Restrictions: Indoor
Pets - allowed
  • Comments: Dogs under 40 pounds, certain breeds restrictions
  • Restrictions: breed & weight
Apartments at THE BREAKERS are equipped with In-Home Washer & Dryer*, Private Patio or Balcony and Full-Size Stove and Refrigerator and have rental rates ranging from $2,045 to $2,395. This apartment community also offers amenities such as Wi-Fi Enabled Lounge, Reserved & Covered Parking and Landscaped Central Courtyard and is located on 630 Water Street in the 95060 zip code. Browse through Studio Apts, 1 Bedroom Apts or 2 Bedroom Apts with floorplans ranging from 310 Sq.Ft to 909 Sq.Ft., choose your next home in the BREAKERS community and apply for a lease online! The FPI Management property management company will verify your lease application and send you a timely response. Once you become a resident of THE BREAKERS, you will be able to pay your rent online, submit maintenance requests, and get community news by logging in securely to your Resident Portal.

Public Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Ark Independent Studies School
High School
(831) 429-3898 12-Sep 51 0.203
Costanoa Continuation High School
High School
(831) 429-3898 12-Sep 85 0.203
Santa Cruz City Elementary Alternative Education-Monarch School
Elementary School
(831) 429-3898 K-6 100 0.203
Alternative Family Education School
Elementary, Middle & High School
(831) 429-3898 K-12 162 0.255
Branciforte Middle School
Middle School
(831) 429-3883 8-Jun 515 0.537

Private Schools

GreatSchools Rating School name Phone number Grades Students Distance
Merit Academy
High School
(831) 462-5655 12-Sep 24 0.428
Holy Cross
Elementary & Middle School
(831) 423-4447 K-8 162 0.656
Santa Cruz Children's School
Elementary School
(831) 429-8444 K-6 43 0.709
MCP Middle and High School
Middle & High School
(831) 458-9800 12-Jun 25 0.810
Monterey Coast Preparatory School
Middle & High School
(831) 458-9800 12-Jun 26 0.810

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