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Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola

2.5 of 5 1255 41st Avenue, Capitola, CA 95010
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Elon College, North Carolina
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102 reviews 102 reviews
22 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am marriot gold and have stayed at countless fairfield inns and this is the best. The property is convenient to everything in the area and is immaculately maintained. The breakfest was standard fairfield, but the employees did an excellent job keep it well stocked. Our room had a large bathroom with a jetted tub, large room and even a... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Geoff O, Thank you for your experienced appreciation of our hotel. Marriott just awarded us the Diamond Hotel award for our 2014 efforts and your review shows us that we are still doing it right. We wait the next opportunity to be at your service. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

Shasta Lake, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Large spacious king room with jet tub and double shower heads, fire place, window seat, full living room, everything you need with refrigerator and microwave too! Near mall, beach, restaurants all within walking distance. Jessica at the front desk was also in the lounge area for happy hour and she was very friendly, fun and accommodating. Lobby and the grounds... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Teresa H We are happy to learn that your visit to Santa Cruz and Capitola was made even more enjoyable by having a wonderful room to relax within. Please think of staying with us whenever you next return to our community. With Hospitality Derek Grell General Manager More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

First visit to this hotel. Will definitely stay here when I'm in the area. First impression: the hotel looks like it is was opened in the last few months. Asked the front desk - almost 4 years. Trendy décor, very inviting. Front desk staff was friendly and very knowledgeable about the area; patient with my questions but also helped others... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Lone_Star_59, My staff and I thank you for your appreciated stay with us at our lovely Fairfield Inn and Suites. My entire team was filled with pride when we read your review during our morning meeting today. We hope to see you again and fully intend to keep up the good work. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

Sonora, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Overall this is a good value, modern hotel located in a busy shopping area about 1/2 mile from the ocean. Very friendly, helpful and efficient front desk and maid service staff. Hotel lobby clean and nicely decorated. Rooms are quiet, roomy, modern, clean and comfortable. No complaints on internet service. Free, secure underground parking. Breakfast food was standard for like... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Loves2Travel999 Thank you for visiting us and for your appreciated review. I have shared your impressions with our breakfast team who will be much more involved during your future visits. With hospitality Derek Grell General Manager More 

San Jose, California, United States
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26 reviews 26 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We stayed one night. This is our 3rd visit to this property. Prices are reasonable, location is good. Staff very friendly and you feel like your at home. Lobby area is very decorative and feels like you are near the ocean. Rooms are clean and comfortable, Nice size, two TV's and a front room with desk and couch. Breakfast is... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Dan D, I personally thank you for being a faithful return guest to our property. Beautiful weather has also returned to Capitola, but the crowds are still a few months away. My staff and I await our next opportunity to be at your service. Sincerely yours Derek Grell General Manager More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I usually only stay at Marriott s and this was a great one. It is a smaller property but very nice location. Close to both the boardwalk and capitola wharf. The front desk/bar tender Jessica was awesome.

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear a question, We are pleased that your preference of Marriott properties brought you to enjoy our location and Hotel. I thank you for your review and your appreciation of Jessica who is indeed a very helpful and friendly associate. It is a pleasure to have her on our team. With hospitality Derek Grell General Manager More 

Oakland, California, United States
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148 reviews 148 reviews
25 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed here for New Years and liked it enough to book a second night. The staff is all very friendly and helpful. The hotel is located just a short drive away from the Capitola Beach and has a nice little swimming pool and hot tub. Parking and internet are free, which is always a big plus! Rooms were spacious,... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Dianah R, Thank you for spending the New Year with us and for sharing your review. My staff and I are pleased that your first night was good enough to extend. The days are getting longer and 2015 has lots of fun to enjoy. We look forwards to your next visit. Sincerely yours Derek Grell General Manager More 

Chicago, Illinois
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75 reviews 75 reviews
24 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Very nicely appointed junior suite. The beds were comfortable, there was no noticeable outside noise, and the bathroom was also well appointed and clean. There was a good breakfast in a dedicated breakfast room. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. A plus is a roomy secure garage with free parking under the hotel, and free Wi-Fi. If you... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear la901 I thank you for understanding our other hotel guests and your appreciation of the assistance provided by our front desk staff. With such a beautiful location as this having a hotel that offers a fantastic nights sleep makes the discovery all that much better. We hope to see you again soon. With Hospitality Derek Grell General Manager More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

If you are looking to stay at a hotel that is comfortable, clean and friendly this is the place to stay. A hotel run with friendly relaxed staff who go out of their way to make your stay a memorable one. I would like to give the housekeeping staff a special thank you as they are very efficient but not... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Mattie364 On behalf of our entire team, I thank you for staying with us on your journey to Capitola. Our housekeepers and front desk associates are all very proud of their hotel and we are also glad that our Happy Hours were enjoyable. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We stayed here for one night after picking up our son from UCSC. Good proximity to school and a decent area. It's just past a shopping mall which has a Starbucks by the entrance. Paid $130 for Junior Suite which included a fold out sofa. We had to book early, rates go up to $399. This room is nice because... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Quest2011 Thank you for staying with us while visiting your son at the UCSC. Our fireplace suites with whirlpool tub are very popular and relaxing. We look forwards to your next visit and wish you a very happy New Year. Sincerely yours Derek Grell General Manager More 

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Additional Information about Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola

Address: 1255 41st Avenue, Capitola, CA 95010
Location: United States > California > Capitola
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola 2.5*
Number of rooms: 84
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