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The Bay View Hotel

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The oldest hotel in Santa Cruz County built in 1870. Between the ocean and the mountains in Aptos, Ca. Well known for its friendly spirits. Beautiful garden area hosts a variety of activities such as fire dancing and movie nights.
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Property amenities
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Meeting rooms
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room features
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms


Full view
62Somewhat walkable
Grade: 62 out of 100
42Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
6Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
4Room tips
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Pictures online are not the room we got, small rooms and no bay in sight.. As we are smokers and in California, well we are bigger social outcasts i guess. We had reservations at one hotel that looked like we should have seen chalk outlines around the property. Do your due
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We would not have stayed here if I had taken time to read the reviews. When we arrived the room was not ready so we had to wait an hour. The cleanliness of the hotel both interior and exterior is not good. The carpets are especially bad and the hallways are full of stuff.
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My husband was tasked with finding me a hotel. Mistake #1. Selecting this filthy scary place. Mistake #2. Not immediately walking out and demanding my money back. Mistake #3. The weirdest experience from the beginning, however the short version is the place is filthy, the
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This is NOT the place to stay for comfort, security, amenities or any modern conveniences. If you want any of those go to the Best Western about a mile away. However, if you want to experience staying in a hotel 100 or more years ago, you may like to stay here ... ONCE.
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My husband and I recently stayed at this hotel and never agian! The woman checking us in was rude! The room was dusty and the bathroom filthy, The trash was not emptied from the guest before us and there was a lid to a soda left on the table in the room. When I asked the
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the sofa in our room
"ha ha ha ha .... A different Hotel"
"I would not choose any room!"
"Don't stay here"
"Ask for any of the double bed rooms!!!"
bayview hotel aptos
United StatesCaliforniaAptos
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