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Top Santa Cruz Beach Hotels

Inn at Depot Hill
4 out of 5
250 Monterey Ave, Capitola, CA
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The price is $311 per night from May 10 to May 10
4.8/5Exceptional! (536 reviews)
"The check in experience was amazing. Room was clean and beautiful as described. Easy walk to local beach and host had a great dinner recommendation. Would highly recommend."

Reviewed on Apr 10, 2021

Inn at Depot Hill
Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
1255 41st Ave, Capitola, CA
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The price is $139 per night from May 13 to May 13
4.7/5Exceptional! (906 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"Good"

Reviewed on May 2, 2021

Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola
Beach Street Inn and Suites
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
125 Beach Street, Santa Cruz, CA
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4.6/5Wonderful! (751 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, beach towels, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"Excellent property with a “dream view”. We visit quite often. Rooms in the Beach House are our"

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

Beach Street Inn and Suites
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Dream Inn Santa Cruz
Great for beach vacations
4 out of 5
175 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA
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The price is $259 per night from May 24 to May 24
4.6/5Wonderful! (958 reviews)
Travelers like: on the beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"Loved it! Close to everything. Shopping, fishing at the wharf, relaxing at the beach and delicious food."

Reviewed on May 2, 2021

Dream Inn Santa Cruz
Ocean Pacific Lodge
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA
The price is $134 per night from May 10 to May 10
4.3/5Excellent! (947 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"We really like being in walking distance to wharf eats and boardwalk. Our dog enjoyed being with us."

Reviewed on May 1, 2021

Ocean Pacific Lodge
Best Western Seacliff Inn
Great for beach vacations
3 out of 5
7500 Old Dominion Court, Aptos, CA
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The price is $118 per night from May 20 to May 20
4.2/5Excellent! (970 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"The room was very nice and reasonable. Some amenities are not available because of Covid 19 but otherwise all was OK. Conveniently located."

Reviewed on May 1, 2021

Best Western Seacliff Inn
Rio Sands Hotel
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
116 Aptos Beach Drive, Aptos, CA
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The price is $160 per night from May 10 to May 10
4.1/5Very Good! (981 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"Love this place. It’s comfy, not pretentious,a 2 minute walk to the beach."

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2021

Rio Sands Hotel
Quality Inn & Suites Capitola By the Sea
Great for beach vacations
2.5 out of 5
720 Hill Street, Capitola, CA
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The price is $149 per night from May 10 to May 10
4/5Very Good! (982 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"We were not able to take a shower the last morning that we were there,but that was beyond there control. P.G & E were working down the street and there was no electricity, But they were very nice in providing us with a bag lunch. I would gladly stay there again."

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2021

Quality Inn & Suites Capitola By the Sea
Continental Inn
Great for beach vacations
2 out of 5
414 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA
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The price is $109 per night from May 9 to May 9
4/5Very Good! (977 reviews)
Travelers like: close to beach, outdoor pool
Travelers say...
"The place is very close to the beach and boardwalk. Room was very nice and clean. Also, the bed was very comfortable."

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2021

Continental Inn
Beachview Inn
2 out of 5
50 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA
The price is $95 per night from May 11 to May 11
3.8/5Good! (978 reviews)
"Everyone at the inn was very nice. I loved being so close to the beach."

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2021

Beachview Inn
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