Capitola City Beach – Always a favorite! Located in the heart of Capitola Village with its many shops and restaurants. Lots of swimming, surfing, volleyball, kite flying and beach activities for the whole family. Capitola Beach has been voted a favorite and written up in many magazines as one of the top ten beaches on the west coast.
New Brighton State Beach
Seacliff State Beach


There are dozens of great surfing spots along the coast near Capitola. Summer swell tends to be smaller than winter. Check out our climate information.

Pleasure Point
Capitola Jetty

Surf Lessons and Beach Rentals available at
Capitola Beach Co. 831-462-5222
131 Monterey Ave & Esplanade Park in Capitola Village.
SUP and surf lessons and rentals, beach rentals.
Open year round

Capitola Surf and Paddle 831-435-6503
208 San Jose Avenue in Capitola Village.
SUP and surf lessons and rentals.

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