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Top Santa Cruz Hotels with Bars

Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley
3.5 out of 5
6001 La Madrona Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
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$118
per night
Apr 8 - Apr 9
4.2/5Very Good! (1,746 reviews)

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

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley
Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
4 out of 5
611 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA
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$119
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
4.2/5Excellent! (1,652 reviews)

"Hotel location was very convenient - close to just about everything. Check-in was quick and convenient, staff was friendly and helpful. There were additional cleaning precautions being done in light of the Coronavirus - staff wiping down and sanitizing common areas, trash cans, elevator buttons, ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
Best Western Seacliff Inn
3 out of 5
7500 Old Dominion Court, Aptos, CA
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$110
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
4.2/5Excellent! (1,307 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
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
4 out of 5
175 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA
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$179
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
4.5/5Wonderful! (2,155 reviews)

"Property was clean and for the most part quite. With. the virus being a part of my stay there isnt much more that I can say."…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Dream Inn Santa Cruz
Casablanca On The Beach
3.5 out of 5
101 Main St, Santa Cruz, CA
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$119
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.7/5Good! (1,730 reviews)

"great location close to the boardwalk, beach, and the pier. spacious room and nice property. not much in the amenities but the location was prime."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Casablanca On The Beach
Inn At Pasatiempo
2.5 out of 5
555 Highway 17, Santa Cruz, CA
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$129
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.8/5Good! (1,345 reviews)

"The rooms are clean and nicely decorated, but the entry into the hotel looks a little old. Breakfast was disappointing, not sure if it was their standard breakfast or if they had made adjustments because of the coronavirus."…"

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2020

Inn At Pasatiempo
Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola
2.5 out of 5
1255 41st Ave, Capitola, CA
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$109
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
4.7/5Exceptional! (789 reviews)

"The property was fine. I just had some unruly people staying above me. I had one horrible nights sleep. Waking up at 2,3,330and 5am wasn’t really planned on a Wednesday early morning. Other than that the property and people were great as always. I’ve stayed here a few times already."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola
Chaminade Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
1 Chaminade Ln, Santa Cruz, CA
$260
per night
May 3 - May 4
3.8/5Good! (506 reviews)

"It was very beautiful and clean. The staff members were very kind and friendly."…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

Chaminade Resort & Spa
Beach Street Inn and Suites
2 out of 5
125 Beach Street, Santa Cruz, CA
$179
per night
May 3 - May 4
4.6/5Wonderful! (621 reviews)

"Great location - overlooks the wharf and walking distance to shops and boardwalk."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Beach Street Inn and Suites
Capitola Venetian Hotel
2.5 out of 5
1500 Wharf Road, Capitola, CA
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$99
per night
Apr 9 - Apr 10
4.2/5Excellent! (289 reviews)

"Unfortunately, we had thought this property was located directly on the beach. Although it was only steps from the beach, it was not directly, on the beach. The property seems a bit tired, and in need of a bit of a facelift."…"

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2020

Capitola Venetian Hotel
Capitola Hotel
3.5 out of 5
210 Esplanade, Capitola, CA
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$229
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
4.5/5Wonderful! (144 reviews)

"Great room but up a semi-long flight of stairs. We were too late to try the local fare but it was right across the street."…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Capitola Hotel
Continental Inn
2 out of 5
414 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA
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$74
per night
Apr 12 - Apr 13
3.9/5Very Good! (1,725 reviews)

"this was the perfect place to stay! everything was great! the only complaint i have is that the cable kept cutting in and out but we didn’t spend much time in the room."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Continental Inn
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Santa Cruz, CA
3 out of 5
2956 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA
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$109
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
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
Rio Sands Hotel
2 out of 5
116 Aptos Beach Drive, Aptos, CA
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$85
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
4.1/5Very Good! (1,179 reviews)

"Staff were amazing; hotel was wonderful. My second time staying here."…"

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

Rio Sands Hotel
Best Western Plus All Suites Inn
2.5 out of 5
500 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA
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$84
per night
Apr 17 - Apr 18
3.9/5Very Good! (1,659 reviews)

"Central location Parking was difficult Went to checkout and no one at front desk"…"

Reviewed on Feb 26, 2020

Best Western Plus All Suites Inn
Beachview Inn
2 out of 5
50 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA
$59
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
3.6/5Good! (1,479 reviews)

"Great location! Great price! Staff was very friendly!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Beachview Inn
Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
2.5 out of 5
110 Plymouth St, Santa Cruz, CA
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$84
per night
Apr 23 - Apr 24
3.9/5Good! (1,251 reviews)

"Very good breakfast service with a nice selection of items."…"

Reviewed on Mar 20, 2020

Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
Pacific Blue Inn
3 out of 5
636 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA
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$99
per night
Apr 5 - Apr 6
4.5/5Wonderful! (505 reviews)

"Would highly recommend a stay here. Excellent customer service and clean!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

Pacific Blue Inn
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Like a great mixed drink, your perfect vacation has to have just the right combination to make it one to remember. If you are looking for the ideal base for a great trip then look no further than Santa Cruz. Something wonderful must be occurring in Santa Cruz to have visitors triple in the last year. Sometimes the best spots are down the road less traveled. Santa Cruz is ideal for those needing an escape from the rat race of the day to day and who want a little peace to savor the better things in life. The next step is to add the finishing garnishes to a vacation you'll want a second round of.

Make Your Vacation to Santa Cruz Shaken and Stirred

If you want a hotel that is the center of attention, then you have found the right place. These accommodations don't only offer you a place to lay your head at night, but also act as the epicenter of Santa Cruz. Staying at one of these hotels can be the highlight of your trip. No matter how inviting the barrooms at these hotels are, you can't spend the night there. Thankfully, a stay in Santa Cruz bar hotels generally supplies:

  • A staff that takes the time to spruce up your room and make the bed every day, so when you return it appears as if you've just checked in
  • A staff who makes sure you have efficient service, fresh sheets, and that the small stuff is taken care of
  • Rooms furnished with cozy chairs, ultra-soft bedding, and hypo-allergenic sheets, your continued comfort is a top concern for these hotels
  • Exercise facilities, hot tub, updated lobby, and grounds that are well-maintained

With a hotel that's so nice from bar booth to bedroom, you might never need to depart.

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Don't think too long about sipping a cold cocktail or you may miss your chance to pull up to one of these hotel bars. Book your hotel with a top-shelf bar in Santa Cruz soon, because everyone else is too. With Expedia, you can get affordable rates on first-class lodging in Santa Cruz to make your trip one you happily recall for years to come.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for hotels with bars in Santa Cruz?
If you’re seeking a hotel where you can enjoy an evening cocktail after exploring the city, Santa Cruz offers 330 hotels and other properties, including 39 accommodations with a bar on site. While you’re here, you can check out Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Mystery Spot.
What are the best hotels with bars in Santa Cruz?
Here are some of the top Santa Cruz hotels with bars: Chaminade Resort & Spa: 4-star resort. Enjoy the poolside bar, free breakfast, and free WiFi. Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection: 4-star hotel. Enjoy the poolside bar, free WiFi, and outdoor pool. Dream Inn Santa Cruz: 4-star resort. Enjoy the bar, free WiFi, and outdoor pool. Casablanca On The Beach: 3.5-star hotel. Enjoy the bar, free WiFi, and rooftop terrace.
What is there to do in Santa Cruz?
Delight in the outdoors by visiting Monterey Bay, Capitola Beach, and Rio Del Mar Beach, then check out the local bars and enjoy a refreshing drink. Other places to see include Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Mystery Spot. Santa Cruz is recognized for its surfing, biking, and entertainment choices.
What's the weather like in Santa Cruz?
The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 85°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 37°F. Average annual rainfall for Santa Cruz is 49.91 inches.
How can I get around Santa Cruz?
Fly into San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), which is located 27.6 mi (44.3 km) from the city center. Otherwise, look for flights into San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), which is 48.4 mi (77.9 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

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