The City of Capitola sits on the shores of the Pacific Ocean along the Monterey Bay. Located just 35 miles southwest of San Jose and less than 2 hours south of San Francisco, Capitola began as a popular beachfront tourist destination and has remained one ever since. Today, the city has added a vibrant commercial district and several distinct residential neighborhoods. Nearly 10,000 people call Capitola home, and countless more visit to enjoy it's beautiful beach, charming village, fun boutiques, and laid back atmosphere.
Vanity by the Sea in beautiful Capitola Village is family owned and operated and has been serving the eyes of locals and tourists since 2009. As the eyes are truly the window to the soul, we believe you should protect them in style and have a little fun doing it! At the intersection of health and fashion, we strive to provide you with the highest quality of eye ware in the latest styles. We partner with the world's top brands to offer you the variety that appeals to the Fashionable, The Adventurous, The Casual, The Classic, and The Cool. Our goal is to enhance the active California lifestyle and custom fit every guest with the perfect pair of sunglasses. With over six hundred pairs and an expert staff, we'll make sure you leave our store completely satisfied with your purchase. Our 5 Star Yelp rating is a testimony to our commitment to service. We hope you'll give us a visit and an opportunity to earn your business!