University of California Santa Cruz is located in a walkable area of Santa Cruz known for its beautiful beaches and sporting events. Santa Cruz is home to 166 hotels and other accommodations, so you can find something that's perfect for your stay.
Choose from 143 hotels and other lodging options within 5 miles of University of California Santa Cruz, including these picks:
After you've visited University of California Santa Cruz, you can explore the sights within just a few miles of the area.
You might want to spend some time browsing the exhibits at Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, Museum of Art & History, or Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center. Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Mystery Spot, and Mission Santa Cruz are some of the local landmarks to explore. You can wander around University of California Santa Cruz Arboretum, Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park, or Moore Creek Wildlife Preserve if you want a dose of fresh air.
Pasatiempo Golf Course and Town Clock are some sights worth a visit in the area. Spend some time checking out Capitola Beach, which is 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from University of California Santa Cruz, or make a stop by Rio Del Mar Beach, located 9.2 mi (14.7 km) away.