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Enjoy all that Santa Cruz offers, spend a few days by the sea.

From unique oceanfront inns to popular hotel and motel chains, Santa Cruz accommodations are as diverse as the scenery. We suggest these featured hotels and motels: 

Sea & Sand Inn 

201 West Cliff Drive

Santa Cruz, CA 95060

(831) 427-3400


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Sea and Sand Inn

Every room has an ocean view, a perfect location for the romantic getaway! Located along picturesque West Cliff Drive, the Sea & Sand Inn overlooks Monterey Bay; a short walk to the wharf, Boardwalk, Steamer Lane, and downtown Santa Cruz.

Carousel Beach Inn

110 Riverside Avenue

Santa Cruz, CA 95060

(800) 214-7400 or (831) 425-7090


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Carousel Motel

Just steps away the from the Boardwalk, the Carousel Beach Inn is a great place for a family vacation. Our fun new remodel includes fresh furniture, stylish bedding, and 42-inch Tv's. Great location, free Wi-Fi, free continental breakfast, affordable rates, and friendly staff! If you were any closer to the beach you'd have sand in your shoes!

Hotel Paradox

611 Ocean Street

Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(855) 425-7700 or (831) 425-7100


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Hotel Paradox

Expect the unexpected at the new Hotel Paradox, soon to be a Marriott Autograph Collection hotel. Located less than a mile from the Boardwalk in the heart of beautiful Santa Cruz, this family-friendly full service hotel is everything but ordinary. Enjoy modern amenities, a heated pool and spa, Solaire Restaurant + Bar with indoor and pool deck seating, and complimentary shuttle to and from local attractions based on availability.

Best Western All Suites Inn

500 Ocean Street

Santa Cruz, CA 95060

(831) 458-9898


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Best Wester All Suites Inn

You’ll find friendly customer service, sophisticated accommodations, and an ideal location for an affordable price. Each suite is fully equipped with satellite TV and high-speed wireless Internet. Enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast, fitness center, garage parking, business services and meeting facilities accommodating up to 40 people.

Chaminade Resort & Spa

One Chaminade Lane

Santa Cruz, CA 95065

(831) 475-5600 or (800) 283-6569


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Chaminade Resort and Spa

The AAA Four Diamond award-winning Chaminade Resort & Spa is a spectacular 300 acre retreat located in the Santa Cruz Mountains offering convenient access to the Boardwalk. This historic Mission-style resort overlooks sweeping views of Monterey Bay and features spacious guestrooms and suites, as well as a heated swimming pool, jacuzzi, hiking trails, executive fitness center and spa.

Best Western Seacliff Inn

7500 Old Dominion Court

Aptos, California 95003

(831) 688-7300


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Best Western Plus Seacliff Inn

Minutes to the Beach, and a short drive to the Boardwalk, The Best Western Seacliff Inn sits on six beautifully landscaped acres with a heated pool, restaurant and complimentary hot breakfast buffet for each night of your stay.

Seascape Beach Resort

One Seascape Resort Drive

Aptos, CA 95003-5854

(800) 929-7727


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Seascape Beach Resort

At Seascape Beach Resort on Monterey Bay in Aptos, your family will enjoy all-suites accommodations, the amenities of a four-diamond resort, and discounted tickets to the Boardwalk!