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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Want to say that my hubby and I not picky all but even for us this was too much to handled. Let me start with ONE AND ONLY good thing in this place. Indoor Heated poor and hot tub are so good but remember opens 10:00AM in the morning. Never seen pool open so late! Room - it was big...

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Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Awesome Staff. Clean room. Nice hot tub and pool. Comfy bed. Gonna make this our regular hotel when we come to Santa Cruz. We ended up here after a bad experience next door. So even without a reservation the staff accommodated us for a good price which was great. Also can park your car right in front of the the...

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Kamalesh P, General Manager at Surf City Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Dear Candi, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a great review. I'm glad that we where able to accommodate you and your family. Please come visit us again soon.

Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Had an awesome stay! The room was super nice and clean and friendly staff. The pool area was clean too. It was walking distance to the Santa Cruz broad walk 👌🏼 Yes, I would be happy to come back and stay again.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

BAIT and SWITCH!!! TRIVAGO NEVER AGAIN will I use that! They use the same software as cheap hotels. Should have seen that as a red flag. After their hype about "this room has been booked twice today" or "only one room left" or "this is the cheapest price" I ended up getting a room for November 16 instead of October...

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Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We needed a last-minute one night stay, this place was available. It did the job. Pros: ask for a suite upstairs. It's worth it for the privacy factor. The beds are comfortable. Otherwise the place is really basic. For a 2-star hotel, just expect clean and basic. Like the breakfast: just make some waffles and carry the stuff back to...

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None, Italy
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Not a very nice place. We paid almost $300 a night for 2 nights. Our room was on bottom floor. Walls are very thin, so the upstairs family sounded like a herd of elephants half the night, you can hear every's tvs, and conversations. You can also hear everything from outside (and during our stay, some jerks were letting off...

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We went to Santa Cruz to see concert on the beach!! Had a great time with family !! The rooms here have been redone!! A lot better than before!! If the only issue is that they need dark curtains!! The light are bright and it goes thru blinds!!! But other than that!! Room not bad!! People at desk were very...

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Lincoln, California
Reviewed 11 July 2016

We arrived later then we planned but they were very nice and professional. Very close to the board walk. Alot of places to eat near by. Place was quiet and clean. It suited for our needs. Enjoyed our stay. We will come back.

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Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

Had planned on a four night stay but after night one.....had to leave.... *Homeless wanderers in parking lot *sketchy guests *door bolt loose *no curtains..just blinds...people can peek *loud *the 2am door jiggle...not good *no refund of any kind offered *buyer beware unless you are with group of guys....don't bring wife,family,etc...

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Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

Must be renovate, not really clean, breakfast very small, toast without jam or anny other things, totally without live! Bed was bad and the carpet is not good for going barefoot. We did not like that stay!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf course
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to the Surf City Inn & Suites Santa Cruz Family-focused budget motel close to famous Beach Boardwalk. Surf City Inn & Suites Santa Cruz is a ten-minute walk to the Pacific Ocean where sun-filled days and peaceful sunsets entertain visitors in this Northern California surf city. Surf City Inn & Suites focuses on the affordable family experience with a quiet policy after 10 p.M. An on-site indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi and the skate park across the street are popular with guests of all ages. Enjoy an affordable stay that's close to the action of the Santa Cruz beach lifestyle. Highlights Indoor heated swimming pool and spa (seasonal) Free morning juice, coffee and pastries Walk to the beach, pier and Boardwalk in 10 minutes No noise policy after 10pm Free high-speed Internet access in all rooms. Surf City Inn & Suites Santa Cruz is a two-story building with 63 basic motel rooms. Each room is equipped with necessities including a coffee-maker, hairdryer and satellite TV. Family suites have two bedrooms. Complimentary high-speed Internet access is available in all units. Features Grab a newspaper, coffee, juice and pastries each morning in the lobby. Kick back while the kids swim in the indoor pool (heated seasonally). An on-site hot tub is heated and open year round. Surf City Inn & Suites Santa Cruz is located in a suburban center with several restaurants in close proximity. Santa Cruz Skate Park is across the street. The bustling beachfront is just four blocks away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Surf City Inn & Suites

Address: 619 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5125 (Formerly Econo Lodge)
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: £48 - £229 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Surf City Inn & Suites 2*
Number of rooms: 63
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Also Known As:
Travelodge Santa Cruz Riviera Hotel Santa Cruz
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
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