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Dream Inn

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Lincoln, California
Reviewed today NEW

The staff was wonderful. The room was clean and the housekeeping staff was always prompt. The outside porches of the room had an abundance of bird droppings The pool and hot tub were always clean and the pool service was gracious. I do think that $25.00 for parking is steep since the price of the rooms is also quite high.

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I have travelled extensively and I would rank our stay at the Dream Inn as one of the best experiences we have ever had. We travel as a school group and the hotel goes out of their way to make it a wonderful experience for all of us. Truly a highlight of the trip.

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Providence, Utah
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Beautiful views. Bike's were a treat. Room was nice. Having to valet park and pay for parking was the only downfall I had. Walking distance to the pier, beach, restaurants, and shops. Courteous staff. Kind of pricey but I would do it again

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

No $25 parking fee was a little disappointing and the hotel was on the pricey side. The service and facilities and location are top notch! I would stay here again not during peak season. The food at the restaurants was not good quality you are paying for the view.

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A really beautiful place and the remodel was well done. Comfortable beds and the staff was amazing. The whole staff was attentive and made you feel like they were genuinely happy to help with anything you needed. Pool area was beautiful and the location was perfect.

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Lincoln, California
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We so enjoyed our 4 days at the Dream Inn. The staff is quite accommodating. The down sides do include the price for parking, $25.00 AND no continental breakfast although they do have coffee in the room and room service. Pay attention to the time of year you go and the rates. The hot tub in great and again the...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We try to get here once or twice a year to get away from the hustle of the valley, short distance and they can spoil you. Not the same as Cancun but a great get-away and great for taking long walks on the Board Walk or the beach. The option for taking stairs is great exercise.

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed at the Dream Inn for a Night. My husband and I loved the location. It was within walking distance to the Pier and the Boardwalk. It allowed us to really explore the area and get a sense of Santa Cruz. The Hotel was recently remodeled with bright colors and inviting front lobby.

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Darren P, General Manager at Dream Inn, responded to this review

Dear stephanyb76, We are so pleased that you and your husband had a great stay at the Dream Inn. Santa Cruz has so many unique offerings for our guests to choose from. We look forward to having you back soon! Darren Pound

Pacifica, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I can say so much about my favorite place. The staff is fantastic. The atmosphere, recently new reminded decor is beautiful. I feel like I am in paradise when I stay at the Dream Inn and it's only a 45 minute drive from where I live.

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Darren P, General Manager at Dream Inn, responded to this review

Dear JT, Thanks for the nice compliments on our newly renovated Dream Inn. We are so excited that you have a "stay-cation" so close to your home. We look forward to having you back with us soon. Warmest Regards Darren Pound

Livermore, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The service staff is very friendly and attentive. The newly renovated decor is really fun and bright and the view from the pool can't be beat. The valets were especially great, letting us get into our parked car repeatedly and letting us know when the free bikes were returned for us to ride.

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Dear emilyb06106QP, Thank you for the great feedback about our staff and will ensure I share the review with them. Glad you enjoyed our complementary bikes to explore the area. Looking forward to having you stay with us soon. Darren Pound

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A fun culmination between the beach and the slightly offbeat town of Santa Cruz, the Dream Inn is the ideal destination for a weekend escape, corporate event, family vacation or a romantic getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dream Inn

Address: 175 W. Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5438 (Formerly Coast Santa Cruz Hotel)
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: £185 - £416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dream Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 165
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Also Known As:
Dream Inn, a Joie De Vivre Hotel Hotel Santa Cruz
Dream Hotel Santa Cruz
Coast Santa Cruz Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
#5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
#7 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The view is better the higher the floor but all room face the ocean”
marina404, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Every room is good. Not a bad view anywhere and the old brick style makes them quiet!”
CorDill, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The first floor offers easy access to the pool and is on a cliff-side, so you don't have to worry about anyone getting in from the deck.”
SeattleNMNative, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The Tower rooms are really nice because the view is more widespread and quieter because they are further from the pool.”
TrixieRabb, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have an ocean view. I prefer the high tower rooms, but I think anything above the second floor would be good.”
snapdragen, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
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