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Best 3 Star Hotels in Santa Cruz

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Top Santa Cruz 3 Star Hotels

Casablanca On The Beach
3.5 out of 5
101 Main St, Santa Cruz, CA
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$119
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8
3.7/5Good! (1,734 reviews)

"Staff was great! Location was perfect! Great view of the ocean! Loved our room!"…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2020

Casablanca On The Beach
Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley
3.5 out of 5
6001 La Madrona Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$118
per night
Apr 10 - Apr 11
4.2/5Very Good! (1,747 reviews)

"They were very accommodating with a late checkout."…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
3 out of 5
407 Broadway, Santa Cruz, CA
Free Cancellation
$119
per night
Apr 7 - Apr 8
4.5/5Wonderful! (809 reviews)

"The staff was wonderful especially Laura with reservations!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
Rio Vista Suites
3 out of 5
611 Third Street, Santa Cruz, CA
$119
per night
May 1 - May 2
4.1/5Very Good! (547 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel, room 4 is gorgeous with a great view, excellent location."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Rio Vista Suites
Best Western Seacliff Inn
3 out of 5
7500 Old Dominion Court, Aptos, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$119
per night
May 3 - May 4
4.2/5Excellent! (1,308 reviews)

"The sliding patio doors were not insulating at all. I heard the traffic drive by. Whether the door was open or closed didn't make much difference. I don't like the tub and toilet separated with a door from the sink."…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2020

Best Western Seacliff Inn
Four Points by Sheraton Santa Cruz Scotts Valley
3 out of 5
5030 Scotts Valley Drive, Scotts Valley, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$118
per night
Apr 19 - Apr 20
4.2/5Excellent! (148 reviews)

"I like everything except that we booked and pay for a room with bath tube and they gave us one without bath tube. We requested move room but it was not possible!"…"

Reviewed on Feb 24, 2020

Four Points by Sheraton Santa Cruz Scotts Valley
Babbling Brook Inn
3 out of 5
1025 Laurel St, Santa Cruz, CA
$263
per night
Apr 18 - Apr 19
4.5/5Wonderful! (641 reviews)

"We loved Babbling Brook Inn! A very rustic setting among nature in the middle of town with the sounds of the babbling brook to lull us to sleep. We loved the classic architecture and the decor. Excellent service and delicious full breakfast! A classic bed & breakfast experience! Highly recommended ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 19, 2020

Babbling Brook Inn
Seascape Beach Resort Monterey
3.5 out of 5
One Seascape Resort Drive, Aptos, CA
$198
per night
Apr 19 - Apr 20
4/5Very Good! (86 reviews)

"Carpet in room was dirty . Dark spots, did not look too be in good shape."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Seascape Beach Resort Monterey
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Santa Cruz, CA
3 out of 5
2956 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$110
per night
Apr 26 - Apr 27
4.5/5Wonderful! (428 reviews)

"Pleasantly surprised on how nice this hotel was, interior is super clean and the room is nicer then higher end hotels we have stayed at. Staff is great as well."…"

Reviewed on Mar 8, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Santa Cruz, CA
Brookdale Lodge
3 out of 5
11570 Hwy 9, Brookdale, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
$139
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
4.3/5Excellent! (238 reviews)

"I love the Brookdale Lodge, and lived next to it for years. (about 25 years ago) So happy to see it coming back to life! The place was still under construction when I stayed, so my view was of the burnt out building. Hope they get that renovated or torn down soon. The room was nice, and seemed recently ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2020

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Three Star Hotel Guide for Santa Cruz

There’s a reason the top 3 star hotels in Santa Cruz, California are so incredibly popular: They combine comforting amenities and just-for-you service with some of the best rates and discounts the area has to offer. When you book a stay at a three star hotel in Santa Cruz, you’ll get access to perfect little perks like on-site restaurants and cocktail bars, well-appointed fitness centers, and spacious rooms.

Search for a cheap deal on a 3 star upscale hotel in Santa Cruz for the most elegant experience, or grab a low rate on one of the cheap 3 star hotels in Santa Cruz near the local attractions, if you want something a touch more unassuming. Whatever your traveling style, make sure to use the search tools at Expedia to track down prices, read more about amenities, and score a few local discounts.

From business trips to family getaways, the Santa Cruz 3 star hotels offer a fantastic home base for any type of vacation.

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