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Its a Whale of a Good Time

There’s more whales in the Monterey Bay this season than we can remember!  Come out to Sand Rock Farm and take an ocean adventure with Sanctuary Cruises.
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News from the Sand Rock Farm blog

Celebrate Harvest

Sep 12th, 2011 by kris | 0

Celebrate harvest with a Wine Dinner in the Cellar.  Good friends, good food, good cheer!  The glow in the evening was magical. Tried La Posta  in Santa Cruz enjoying fall flavors at Soif’s  sister restaurant and loved it.

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Paper Flowers!

Aug 9th, 2011 by kris | 0

The artistic Bride created paper flowers to decorate her Fall Wedding tables .  Even the Bridal bouquet was paper.  She plans on framing it !

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Fairy Fae in the Garden

Jul 13th, 2011 by kris | 0

Fairy Fae astounded some wee ones in the Spiral Garden while their parents attended a wedding in the Wine Meadow. Face painting and magic, with cheerful songs made the day festive. Many Sand Rock Farm guests enjoyed our favorite local Aptos restaurant, Café Sparrow this month.

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Rainy Day Bride

Jun 4th, 2011 by kris | 0

Sun shines in June for all brides.  Doesn’t it? But, early the first week of June on the Central Coast, unlike any in the ten years we have had June weddings, the weatherman predicted a rainy weekend coming.  With our helpful vendors, we hustled and found a tent to cover the Wine Meadow before the […]

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Spring News from Historic Sandrock Farm Bed & Breakfast

May 9th, 2011 by admin | 0

Sand Rock Farm at Night Sand Rock Farm Friends: Whether you are a newer guest of Sand Rock Farm, or you have past memories of a lovely stay here, we invite you to consider another visit to our magical Inn during the beautiful Santa Cruz and Monterey Bay Area Spring. The tulip tree is blooming, […]

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Spring Showers Bring Flowers

Mar 10th, 2011 by kris | 0

Beautiful weather after the winter rains.  Our cool March kept the spring flowers into April.  When Spring came dancing in, wisteria abounding could Summer be far behind?? B and B visitors loved watching  the extraordinary number of whales out in the Monterey Bay.   Our first wedding of the season is past.  

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Staycation – Sand Rock Farm

Jan 8th, 2011 by admin | 0

A recent article from the Good Times, Santa Cruz – Staycation THURSDAY, 06 JANUARY | ELIZABETH LIMBACH History and charm await at Aptos’ bed and breakfast gem Just off Highway 1 on Freedom Boulevard, the Historic Sand Rock Farm bed and breakfast is the ideal staycation getaway: close to home but, nestled on 10 gorgeous […]

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News from Sand Rock Farm, December 2010

Dec 6th, 2010 by admin | 0

Greetings to Sand Rock Farm Guests whether recent, or anytime in the past 10 years. We have great news to share! 2011 will be Sand Rock Farm’s 10th Year hosting guests from near and far. It seems like yesterday that we opened the doors for our first guests. In honor of our 10th Anniversary, we […]

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Wedding Season

Aug 22nd, 2010 by kris | 2

It is Summer on the Coast and we are busily creating beautiful memories at Sand Rock Farm hosting Weddings large, and small with couples from near and far. Planning a wedding is challenging and couples may spend a year or more between settling on a specific site and arranging all the details.  Every wedding is […]

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