Uncover the magic of a girls’ staycation day in picturesque Capitola Village! Imagine a day filled with sunshine, laughter, and endless possibilities as you explore this charming coastal gem with your closest friends.


Stop 1: Bare Skin and Body

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Start to your day at Bare Skin and Body with a rejuvenating facial. Don’t forget to grab some of their SPF so your skin is protected as you wander through the village.

Services You Should Try:

  • Hydrafacial

  • Epicutis Hydrating Facial

More Services Here

Stop 2: Art Inspired

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Visit Art Inspired a california crafted boutique. Shop collections of art, apparel, natural soy candles, ceramics, gift items, and our favorite thing,  jewelry! Discover unique pieces that reflect your style and create lasting memories together.

About the shop: Local jewelry designer & owner Alyse Lattanzio, features products from creative, innovative artists, and brands based in California & beyond. As a jeweler & artist herself, Alyse is often creating work in house, or curating the boutique. Making sure items are ethically sourced and made with the environment & mother nature in mind. She thoughtfully sources the products she carries, and ensures a high quality esthetic & craftsmanship.

More info about the shop here

Stop 3: Capitola Tap House

At Capitola Tap House you won’t only find what you need; you’ll find things you didn’t know you needed. It has innovative self pour technology. Self-pour taste as much or as little as you like until you find something you like to drink.

How It Works:

  • Go To The Front And Get A Card

  • Grab A Chilled Glass

  • Swipe Your Card For Your Desired Beverage

  • And Start Pouring Away!

We suggest trying one of their hard kombuchas and then taking it on their front patio to enjoy with your friends in the sunshine!

Learn more about Capitola Tap House here

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Stop 4: Vanity By The Sea

At Vanity by the Sea, you will find a selection of fashion designer sunglasses with over 600 hundred pairs and a professional staff that knows every pair. From classic aviators and wayfarers, sport wrap-arounds or classy cat eyes, they provide a variety of styles to suit your comfort, lifestyle, and budget.

Our favorite? Having friends by your side to help you pick the best look!

Check out their info and hours here

Stop 5: Jade Allen Boutique

With a carefully curated collection of chic and trendy clothing, accessories, and jewelry, Jade Allen Boutique offers a shopping experience like no other.

Gather your girlfriends and experience fashion and fun as you explore the latest trends and find the perfect pieces to elevate your wardrobe.

Get more info about their hours and location here

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Final Stop: Geisha Sushi

Geisha Sushi in Capitola Village offers a delightful blend of traditional Japanese flavors and contemporary dining experience. They focus on fresh ingredients and expertly crafted sushi rolls.

Nothing says girls staycation more than ending the day with some delicious sushi! We suggest trying The Lemon Drop Roll or Cherry Blossom Roll if you’re a veggie lover!

Bonus Stop: Cocktails For Sunset

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As the day winds down in Capitola Village, there’s no better way to conclude your perfect girls’ staycation than by sipping cocktails and watching the sunset with your best girlfriends. Find a cozy spot with a view of the ocean and toast to unforgettable memories made!

Here are some great spots right on the water:


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