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Bay Front Inn
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Reviewed 20 July 2012

Great place to go if you have a pet-very pet friendly. Close to the beach and boardwalk. Staff very friendly and helpful. Would go back to stay.

  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled with family
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Reviewed 17 July 2012

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Reviewed 16 July 2012

Just want to say that I had a great experience at Bay Front, staying for 4 nights during the summer peak. By all means, it's not the newest hotel on the block, but the renovations they just did sure make it feel like it is. I loved the Massive Flat Screen TV in our room with a ton of satellite stations, especially all the pay stations (like 20 of em'). When the satellite box temporarily crapped out they had it back up in 30 min. and checked in repeatedly to make sure it was ok. Nice!

The parking lot was tight an often full at night, but always found a spot across the street. They even got up early and put money in the meter for me until I left for the day. Again, nice!

Didn't use the pool but a lot of people seemed to like it. Our queen room was a bit small, but again brand new decorations / furniture to make up for it. Also liked the mini-fridge & microwave in the room, but would also like a coffee maker. However their awesome breakfast had local coffee, cereal & milk, fruit and awesome muffins! The shower could be a bit cleaner, but not bad by any means, just need the caulking scrubbed or replaced.

Overall, you just can't beat the price and the walkability to just about everything in Santa Cruz! Big thumbs up to the helpful and nice staff!

cheers,
Gene Felice
Asheville, NC

  • Stayed: July 2012, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 16 July 2012

I stayed a couple of time there, well located, 5 min walk to the beach, clean and reasonable price. A good choice

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Reviewed 10 July 2012

Staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The pool clean and refreshing, although a little warmer would have been nice for early morning swimming. Our room was comfortable and the over-sized jet equipped bath tub was invigorating. Loved the continental breakfast, especially the hot chocolate and pound cake assortment. Except for the missing flagstone by the pool entrance gate, the pool patio/smoking area was lovely. I would like to suggest adding a bistro-style table and chairs by the office entrance, on the deck patio would be nice while enjoying your morning coffee. Keep up the good work!

Room Tip: The king-size beds are very comfortable and spacious and the flat screen t.v. was very nice. Highly recommended. The organic toiletries offered were also a welcome touch.
  • Stayed: June 2012, travelled as a couple
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