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The Islander Motel

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  • Average19%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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All reviewsgreat mexican placea great coffee shoproom was cleansmall breakfastone nightinexpensive hotelocean avenuecontinental breakfastwalking distance to downtownbusy streetqueen roomsmall poolcheck in was easymicrowave and refrigeratorparking lotreception areashort drive
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Front desk was very friendly and helpful. Room cleanliness is a plus for me. Centrally located. Price for what you are getting is worth it. Parking can be limited only negative. I would definitely stay again.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

needed a last minute hotel while driving through. we were drawn in by the signage and style of the hotel. although there are plenty of hotels near the boardwalk area we liked the location. nice walk to the boardwalk area in a good neighborhood. nice,...More

Thank McMillanAndWife
Response from munaf s, Manager at The Islander MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The couple running this motel are darling! Clean rooms and a breakfast included. The only negative is that you hear the traffic around the clock, but really not that disturbing. Close to everything you need, also to the path along the river down to the...More

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Thank kajsa243
Response from munaf s, Manager at The Islander MotelResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback

Reviewed 13 May 2018

I book rooms here often as I am always happy with the service, how clean the hotel is and the location. Not a 4 star hotel but a good place to stay for a night or two when in Santa Cruz. Bed is always comfortable,...More

Thank Jones K
Response from munaf s, Manager at The Islander MotelResponded 15 May 2018

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your feedback

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Stayed here last night, room was decent - but that was about all that was. Customer service was absolute rubbish. Advertised as having a hairdryer in the room, when there isn’t one - I ended up using my own. When I left, I called them...More

Thank BobR27
Response from Moe S, Manager at The Islander MotelResponded 8 May 2018

Sorry for being unhappy but your demand wash very hi you book the room as a one bed and demand for two beds why sued you ask for another one what you are review is not true at all thank you.

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Outdoor pool
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US$111 - US$323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$111 - US$323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
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"Ocean Avenue is a 'drag strip' on the weekends, so a bit noisy, but the hotel itself, and the..."
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"we were on the second floor (room 230) very close to the street above the office and I heard nothing after I..."
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"It seems second floor not handicap accessible. We stayed in ground floor room and were not bothered by noise..."
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"Rooms in back are quieter. Upstairs tends to get more traffic noise."
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