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    The Darling House

    314 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-6145
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Room & Suite (4)
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good20%
    • Average5%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible12%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Concierge
    Wheelchair access
    Pool
    Restaurant
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 19 June 2012

    The Darling House is a gorgeous place, over 100 years old and with lots of architectural interest. The couple and their daughter who own the house are very, very nice and were accomodating as best they could be. However, the house has very old furniture...More

    1  Thank jage44
    Management response:Responded 29 June 2012

    We are grateful to be able to share the magic of this original 100 year old mansion. Some of the furnishings are actual turn of the century antiques that is used by the general public. Although this home was originally wired with the convenience of...More

    Reviewed 8 June 2012

    My friend and I needed a relaxing break and found this to be the perfect place. We stepped through the door into the past. Yes, there was a smell like my grandmother's house and yes, the towels and furnishings were a bit worn but it...More

    Thank Sostler
    Reviewed 3 June 2012 via mobile

    This was not at all what we expected and thank goodness it was for only one night. Very dark and gloomy inside. Smelled like mothballs, musty! No airflow until my husband pryed the window open and stuffed his shoes in it to keep open. Ocean...More

    1  Thank Schafer23
    Management response:Responded 29 June 2012

    Since the house was built in 1911 we have done our best to maintain the original characteristics of that time including low lights and early 1900 furnishings. We recognize the importance of modern day needs & attempted to provide our guests with as much as...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2012

    We had a great time, my husband, and I met my brother and sis-in-law there for 2 nights. We enjoyed the house so much. The homemade breakfast items were a huge hit, and Darrell reads a poem after breakfast - great touch!. Yes, it's an...More

    Thank kitdesigns
    Reviewed 17 May 2012

    My husband and I purchased a two night stay from central coast deals at this lovely B&B. After reading some of the reviews it seemed like we stayed at a very different place. We arrived at 4pm and were greeted by the owner Karen with...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
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    • Price range
    • US$182 - US$254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • California >
    • Santa Cruz
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    • The Darling House Hotel Santa Cruz
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    Pool & Beach (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Great ocean view from some waterfront rooms"
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    "There are rooms directly over looking Monterey Bay - breathtaking!"
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    "Anything with an ocean view will suffice."
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    "Be aware, the shared bath downstairs does not have a shower but the one upstairs does."
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