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Coastview Inn Santa Cruz

Coastview Inn Santa Cruz

301 Beach St, Santa Cruz
2.0 out of 5.0
3.6 out of 5 (1,130 reviews)
Right across the street from everythingNothing super fancy, but clean and comfortable! So convenient....Couldn't be much closer to the boardwalk, pier, beach, and restaurants!
 Michelle May 19, 2014
Surf City Inn and Suites

Surf City Inn and Suites

619 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz
2.5 out of 5.0
2.5 out of 5 (1,110 reviews)
Very convenient to Boardwalk and beachThis hotel offered a room for 5 - myself and 4 girls ages 10-12. The walk to and from the Boardwalk was easy and safe. This is not a luxury hotel, but it is clean and the staff were very helpful.
 Peggy Aug 3, 2016
Hotel Solares

Hotel Solares

600 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz
3.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (515 reviews)
Excellent experience Excellent hotel, at a really good rate. Staff was very helpful and informative. Room was comfortable and bed was great! We would recommend this hotel to anyone!
  Jan 17, 2018

$68

$68
Beachview Inn

Beachview Inn

50 Front St, Santa Cruz
2.0 out of 5.0
3.5 out of 5 (972 reviews)
Close to the beachOk this hotel is not fancy or luxurious accomodation and is located next door to a tattoo parlor. That said, the room was freshly painted, had brand new carpet, and it was clean. In addition, it was very close to the beach and very well priced. So, I would recommend it if you're on a budget and don't ...
  Mar 17, 2014

$67

$67
Continental Inn

Continental Inn

414 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz
2.5 out of 5.0
3.8 out of 5 (1,426 reviews)
Clean Budget Friendly OptionNothing fancy, but clean and well maintained. Walter at the front desk was extremely helpful and even volunteered to make fresh coffee for our 3 am departure.
 Mother of 2 Mar 27, 2017

$79

$79
Rio Sands Hotel

Rio Sands Hotel

116 Aptos Beach Drive, Aptos
2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (680 reviews)
Nice hotel close to the beachNothing fancy, but clean, nice room, free breakfast and close to the beach. Great family hotel - not on the beach but close enough.
  Nov 29, 2014

$102

$102
Inn at Depot Hill

Inn at Depot Hill

250 Monterey Ave, Capitola
4.5 out of 5.0
4.8 out of 5 (269 reviews)
Quiet, close to beach and luxuriousWell run B&B with all the amenities and good food. A 5 minute walk to Capitola center/beach in a quiet neighborhood. No ocean views, but comfortable with a helpful staff. Easy parking. The Valencia room was spacious, had a gas fireplace and a porch. Breakfast was delivered to our room. The shower/tub ...
 Hans Feb 20, 2017

$209

$209
Oceana Inn

Oceana Inn

525 Ocean St, Santa Cruz
2.0 out of 5.0
2.8 out of 5 (1,337 reviews)
Decent place to stayThe front desk people were very friendly. The hotel was overpriced but everything is in Santa Cruz in the summer. It was very clean. Large rooms if you have children. Nothing fancy but nice and clean.
 Dan Aug 1, 2016
Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley

Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley

6001 La Madrona Drive, Santa Cruz
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (1,221 reviews)
Luxurious hotel surrounded by nature.The Hilton is prefect for a lovely weekend get away!
  Aug 30, 2016

$139

$139
Bay Front Inn Santa Cruz

Bay Front Inn Santa Cruz

325 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz
3.0 out of 5.0
3.2 out of 5 (1,345 reviews)
Comfortable lodgingNice hotel, not fancy, but clean and comfortable.Dog friendly, about average fee for the pet.Room was recently remodeled, nice furnishings and TV.Bathroom was a little rough, but clean.My one complaint, parking sucked. I have a truck, and got one of the last spots. Took me 5 minutes of maneuvering ...
 Link Jun 17, 2016

$71

$71
Rio Vista Suites

Rio Vista Suites

611 Third Street, Santa Cruz
3.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (260 reviews)
An exceptional "boutique" hotel experience.Request a 1st or 2nd floor room and you will be blown away. Absolutely beautiful and charming renovation of a 19th century building. 3rd floor rooms are still very nice, but lack the 10 foot ceilings of the lower levels, plus require a bit of a hike up the stairs. No elevators here, which is the ...
 Gregory Jun 10, 2015

$125

$125
Salt Air Lodge

Salt Air Lodge

510 Leibrandt Ave, Santa Cruz
3.0 out of 5.0
3.4 out of 5 (254 reviews)
Close to the BoardwalkThe hotel was fine - pretty clean, just enough space to move around. It's not the most luxurious place ever but it was super close to the boardwalk and beach which was perfect for us! I would definitely go back.
 Britt Oct 3, 2016

$54

$54
Fireside Inn Santa Cruz

Fireside Inn Santa Cruz

311 2nd Street, Santa Cruz
2.5 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (178 reviews)
Tired and smelly roomStaff were very friendly but the room was very tired and smelt of old smoke and damp. We didn't want to spend very long in the room but sadly Santa Cruz was closed as it was the off season. No plugs in the sink or coffee facilities in room. We stayed in a super 8 the following night for the same ...
  Jan 28, 2016
Inn At Pasatiempo

Inn At Pasatiempo

555 Highway 17, Santa Cruz
2.5 out of 5.0
3.7 out of 5 (1,072 reviews)
nice location: property has seen better daysThe Inn at Pasatiempo is located just east of Santa Cruz on Highway 17, the main route from San Jose. The property abuts the Pasatiempo Golf Course and club and probably used to be quite a nice destination. It is not exactly shabby now, but definitely is not what it once was. The lack of more modern ...
 Bonster Aug 18, 2014

$116

$116
Ocean Gate Inn

Ocean Gate Inn

111 Ocean St, Santa Cruz
2.0 out of 5.0
2.9 out of 5 (476 reviews)
Walk to the beachWhile certainly nothing fancy (and the pillows left a lot to be desired), this place provided easy access to the beach and boardwalk, which was exactly what we were looking for. Affordable and clean, we will definitely be back the next time we spend a weekend in Santa Cruz!
 Kate May 19, 2014
Aqua Breeze Inn

Aqua Breeze Inn

204 Second Street, Santa Cruz
1.5 out of 5.0
3.3 out of 5 (744 reviews)
Ok hotel. Great location.Hotel is fine. Nothing fancy, but was clean and comfortable. Excellent location, a short walk to the boardwalk. We had a corner room on the third floor, which was nice & quiet since we had no foot traffic in front of our room. I would stay here again.
 gabby Dec 29, 2017

$59

$59
Mission Inn

Mission Inn

2250 Mission Street, Santa Cruz
3.0 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (247 reviews)
Low key but above average for kind of hotelGreat for value for price. Spacious rooms, New and plenty of furniture, Microwave, Fridge, clean and extra linen and pillows, large flat screen TV with plenty of channels. 5 minutes drive to Beach and Boardwalk. Safeway store 2 minutes walk. Free "okay" breakfast. Downside: Walls/windows not very ...
 Mtalii Aug 7, 2016

$78

$78
Harbor Inn

Harbor Inn

645 Seventh Ave, Santa Cruz
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (65 reviews)
This Inn is a real, charming gem!Clean, charming, wonderful staff, great location! This hotel/ Inn is old so it is by no means "fancy" , but who wants that in Santa Cruz? ? What this Inn offers is much better..traditional, beach town charm. The biggest asset is that it is by far the cleanest place I've stayed in..and I've stayed ...
 Jen Aug 7, 2016

$74

$74
Ocean Pacific Lodge

Ocean Pacific Lodge

301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz
2.5 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (1,706 reviews)
Value hotel in great locationNothing fancy, but clean, reliable motel within easy walking distance of the boardwalk, wharf, and the best overlook for watching surfers. Our bed was big and comfortable, the tv had many channels and easy-to-follow channel guide, and a microwave and mini-fridge were provided. Very nicely appointed ...
 Mary Oct 14, 2015

$89

$89
Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection

Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection

611 Ocean St, Santa Cruz
4.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (1,357 reviews)
Awesome renovation. Very attractive, unique hotelYou'll never know this was Haliday Inn in a past life, unless someone tells you. Hotel Paradox is a great example of how older properties can have new life breathed into them.Very modern hotel with the charm of retro exterior-access rooms. Room was well-appointed and refreshed. No simple coat of ...
 Andrew Feb 17, 2014

$149

$149

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