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We decided to go to Santa Cruz on a Saturday and Sunday in early August. I must admit I was flabbergasted at the prices of motels in the area. I chose Torch Lite as it had availability and was close to the Boardwalk. We paid...More
We stayed here at the last minute while in the area. It is an old motel located close to the boardwalk area and thus way over priced for what you get. The breakfast is minimal, the rooms clean but small and with few amenities. Recommend...More
My wife and our two kids had plans in Santa Cruz the next day so I wanted to be close to the location we were going to in the morning. Here is the deal if your looking for a place close to the boardwalk it's...More
Torch Lite is one of those good for one or two nights hotels. The location is ideal if you want to walk to Santa Cruz boardwalk, there are a few restaurants also within walking distance. I thought the prices are a bit steep but I...More
We have stay here the last two visits to Santa Cruz and glad we found The Torchlite Inn. We visit 3-4 times a year and have stayed at several different places. This is by far our favorite place now. Room are clean, comfortable beds, microwave...More
Yes. the area is safe. The Hotel is typical of accommodations you will find this close to the boardwalk. My 14 yr old daughter and her three friends stayed in a room one away from mine. I didn't fear for their safety nor... More
Yes. the area is safe. The Hotel is typical of accommodations you will find this close to the boardwalk. My 14 yr old daughter and her three friends stayed in a room one away from mine. I didn't fear for their safety nor did they.
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"Rooms near the pool are my favorites, easy access to picnic tables on the first floor."