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Lanai Lodge Santa Cruz
Ranked #10 of 15 Santa Cruz B&B and Inns
Reviewed 13 October 2008

Lanai Lodge is clean, safe, and adequate for people who aren't spending a lot of time in the room. Bring your own alarm clock. Manager was helpful with directions around town. Location near the beach and boardwalk is excellent. Room 210 is next to the exterior stairwell, so it's a bit noisy with people using the stairs at night.

  • Stayed: October 2008, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 30 September 2008

I am part of a large group of people that goes to Santa Cruz yearly (my second year in a row) for a cheer competition. We booked with Econo Lodge last year (same place, different name & owners), and our stay was fine. It was an older place, but it was kept up, was clean, and the price was right so there were no complaints from any of us staying there, which is why we booked again this year. WELL... First of all, when they say your room rate is $115, DONT BE FOOLED! That does not include kids! When you get there, you are charged per child. Under 10 is $10 per kid, and 10 and over are $25 per kid!!! It was late when we got there (around 8 p.m.) and everyone else was booked so we had no choice but to pay and stay there. Unfortunately, that's not all. Once we got to our rooms they smelled bad (we confirmed it was nonsmoking but we had ashtrays in both of our rooms). In my room the bathroom door didn't have a door knob but did have a square cut out of it in it's place, the toilet did not flush without us having to open the top and fix it, the sliding glass door opened fine but when we went to shut it it would barely shut and wouldn't lock, and there was some disgusting spot on the couch which looked fresh so obviously they don't clean the rooms well. One more thing, last year when we stayed they let us keep our cars parked in the parking lot all day for free while we were at the boardwalk. This time, however, even though the lot was almost empty by 11 a.m., if you want to keep your car there you have to pay $10. To me, these people are not accommodating at all, are greedy, and could not care less about their customers. Needless to say, we will not be staying there in the future, and I advise all that read this to make the same decision before you're stuck dealing with this kind of customer service, which was HORRIBLE.

  • Stayed: September 2008
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Reviewed 9 May 2017
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Room Tip: sommige kamers hebben 2 slaapkamers. Dus eerst vragen en dan boeken.
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  • Stayed: May 2017, travelled with family
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Reviewed 12 April 2017
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Room Tip: 1 Stock mit Aussicht
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  • Stayed: April 2017, travelled with family
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Thank BeatS_13
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Reviewed 3 October 2016
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Room Tip: Elegir en primer piso
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  • Stayed: May 2016, travelled with family
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Reviewed 31 May 2016
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  • Stayed: May 2016, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 22 December 2015
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  • Stayed: November 2015, travelled with friends
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Thank Marina P
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Additional Information about Lanai Lodge Santa Cruz

Address: 550 Second St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free Parking Kitchenette Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Santa Cruz
Price Range: £68 - £165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lanai Lodge Santa Cruz 2*
Number of rooms: 20
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Just minutes to the University of California-Santa Cruz and the beach, the Lanai Lodge, a Magnuson Hotels affiliate, is just minutes to various attractions including Natural Bridge, Cowell Redwoods State Park, golfing, museums, shopping, boating, and a wide variety of restaurants to choose from. Guests will enjoy comfortable rooms with a continental breakfast each morning, a seasonal outdoor heated pool and sundeck, ocean view rooms, and free wireless internet. ... more   less 
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