We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Save
Traveller (156)
Room & Suite (46)
Dining (8)
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“dual shower”(5 reviews)
“great location”(47 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Pets Allowed
2 Star Hotel
All hotel details
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (331)
Filter reviews
313 results
Traveller rating
121
121
36
14
21
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
121
121
36
14
21
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsacross the streetdual showergreat locationwafflescontinental breakfastocean viewshared balconynatural bridges state parkwest cliff drivewalked everywherea great place to stayshort walkfirst floordefinitely stay here againbeach boardwalksan franciscowe've stayed
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 313 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recommend staying at the Seaway Inn. We stayed at a 2 bedroom (king, queen) and each had an individual thermostat for room temperature. Good size bathroom although small shower stall. Continental breakfast and complimentary parking. One evening the hotel ran out of space so let...More

Thank RodneyChin
Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for reviewing you stay with us! We appreciate you and hope to get the chance to accommodate you again, should you be back in Santa Cruz!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We showed up early and surprised that the room was ready and that was a huge plus for me. Check in was easy. We made the breakfast as well and our lil one was able to eat before we hit the boardwalk. A waffle machine,...More

Thank Rachel C
Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for choosing us for your stay! We are happy to hear that you were satisfied and that we were able to get you checked in early too! We hope to see you again, should you be back in our area!

Reviewed 3 May 2018

Thank you Melissa for helping me with deciding not to stay with you. You were snarky with me from the beginning because I did not book the room through you but instead had booked the room with a hotel booking service. SORRY You seemed to...More

1  Thank DKing215
Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 4 May 2018

I sincerely apologize if you feel that I did not handle our phone conversation properly. My name is Stephanie, the General Manager of the Seaway Inn, and I am the one who took your phone call. I have no excuse for making you feel this...More

Reviewed 18 April 2018

This motel was even closer to the wharf and the boardwalk than I thought it was, literally a 5 minute walk. The motel is clean and well kept. The staff is great and breakfast is nice. I hav e to comment on the bathroom as...More

1  Thank Allison W
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Hotel sits atop a cliff overlooking the ocean. Very nice views, and wonderful to hear crashing waves and barking sea lions in the morning upon awakening. Very good breakfast comes with the stay, including home made pastries.More

1  Thank Tom D
Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 11 April 2018

Unfortunately, we do not offer home made pastries any longer. We do have several breakfast options however, including a selection of cereals and oatmeal, "do it yourself" waffle station, yogurt, bagels & cream cheese, hard boiled eggs and pre-packaged muffins. We also have milk, orange...More

View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Santa Cruz
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$188 - US$331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$188 - US$331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (156)
Room & Suite (46)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
charlienewbery
17 February 2017|
Answer
Response from Stephanie V | Property representative |
We currently have what we call our King/Queen Combo room. This room has a king bed in the front room and a queen bed and futon in the rear room but no common area. The rate for the next 3 nights would be $199/night, plus... More
0
Votes
5 November 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Stephanie V | Property representative |
Yes, we have WI FI.
0
Votes
Michelle P
12 May 2016|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Stephanie V | Property representative |
We do actually have rooms that have direct views of the ocean, we have 3 different room types that you should keep in mind, if you are looking for an ocean view, as we are across the street from the ocean. King ocean view... More
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Make sure you book through the hotel itself otherwise they will put you in no view room, just ask Melissa..."
Read review
"Book a 2nd floor room with a view."
Read review
"All but one second floor room have a great view, but second floor mini suite’s has the best view."
Read review
"Ask for updated bath"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing