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Whatever pursuit you prefer, Chaminade Resort & Santa Cruz offers uniquely diverse and exciting opportunities for recreation, relaxation and fun. Situated on more than 300 acres, the lush grounds and natural beauty make Chaminade Resort a playground for year-round fun. Enjoy our pool complex, cabanas, disc golf putting, bocce ball court and more!  Scroll below for more adventures and resort fun.

Cabana Rentals and Day Passes

Looking for your own comfortable space to relax with friends or family poolside? We have nine private cabanas available to rent for small and large parties. Day passes are also available - including access to two pools, hot tubs, our fitness center, sauna and more!



The Sandbox

Chaminade's very own food truck is here! Choose from favorites like Steak or Chicken Nachos and the House Burger or try something new like Birria Tacos or a Banh Mi Vietnamese Sandwich.

Conveniently located next to our pools, you won't have to go far when hunger strikes. Public welcome.

Open Saturdays & Sundays | 11am - 5pm

The Sandbox Menu

Bonfire & S'mores Experience

Enjoy an evening fireside with s'mores for your family and friends. Includes a roaring fire, seating, s'mores kits and bottled water for four. Seven nights a week from 7-9 pm.

Sunday - Thursday | $50
Friday - Saturday | $100

To reserve firepit call 831.475.5600. Add-ons including additional s'mores kits, beer, and wine are available upon request.

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