About CapitolaCapitola, a seaside community on the north shore of Monterey Bay, claims to be California's oldest beach resort. The town, founded in 1874, faces New Brighton State Beach. The city is located on a scenic stretch of SR 1 that extends from San Francisco south to San Luis Obispo.
Note: At press time, SR 1 at Rat Creek (mm 30.2) was closed due to a collapse in the highway. California Department of Transportation plans to reopen the highway in summer 2021.
Visitor Centers Capitola-Soquel Chamber of Commerce 716-G Capitola Ave. Capitola, CA 95010. Phone:(831)475-6522 or (800)474-6522
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1435 41st Ave. Capitola, CA 95010
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1255 41st Ave. Capitola, CA 95010