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Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1255 41st Avenue, Capitola, CA 95010
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
ljjecox Union City, California
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    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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Union City, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at the Fairfield Inn and Suites as a girl's weekend with my mom and sister. I found this hotel to be the perfect place for our vacation. When we arrived staff was very friendly and greeted us. They offered us a choice of rooms despite the fact that we checked in earlier than normal check in time.... More

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

Dear Ijjecox, Thank you for your wonderful review. We are happy to have had you as our guests and hope to see you again for your next weekend getaway. With sincere hospitality Derek Grell More

Pleasanton, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have stayed at this property 3 years in a row now to play in the Santa Cruz City Golf Championships. It has been a wonderful experience. Quiet, great service, clean, nice location. Now for the buts... They recently went to two night minimums for summer weekends. This may work for some but it doesn't work if you're within a... More

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

Dear BG-CA, Thank you for choosing to stay with us when in our area each year. The 2 night stay minimum allows our visitors better options to book their full weekends without rooming issues due to sold out single nights. Please give us a call directly to the hotel when this next occurs as we are always here to help... More

Capitola
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Of Marriott's many variants, this was our first time at a Fairfield Marriott Inn. All good. Clean and spacious sleeping room with separate parlor. Mini fridge and microwave for the practical or reclusive. Full delicious breakfast with many choices 6:30-10. Only the Lack of Ocean View kept from 5-stars. But heathy walking distance to shops and the Capitola beach and... More

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

Dear Dallazz We are very happy to hear that your first stay at a Fairfield Inn and Suites brand of Marriott lived up to your expectations. Please stay with us again when your travel plans bring you back to our location. Sincerely Derek Grell More

San Francisco, California
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85 reviews 85 reviews
17 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A very clean hotel with a friendly staff and garage parking for guests. Within walking distance of many shops and restaurants and even the beach (15 to 20 minutes depending on how fast you walk). We stayed in a King suite and were very pleased with it; only complaint is that the pillows were small and too soft, not quite... More

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

Dear mplanglinais, Thank you for having stayed with us. We do provide a selection of both feather and foam pillows on all of our beds with hopes of offering sweet dreams. I apologize that our pillows were not just right. Our Spa suites with their whirlpool tubs also have the enclosed double shower headed shower that provides a great wide... More

Saint Louis, Missouri
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am Marriott Gold (was Platinum). Stayed 2 nights this weekend. This hotel is by far the best Fairfield Inn I have ever stayed at Parking is a little tight in the garage (watch out for the posts) but all the positives on here are spot on. They were even able to retrieve a jacket my daughter left behind. Did... More

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

Dear Stlrod, I thank you for your experienced review. Being one of our elite members you have experienced many different Marriott properties and brands during your years of travel. My staff and I are very proud to have provided you with a "WOW" during your visit to the California coast. We hope to see you again one day. Sincerely Derek... More

Hayward
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cute hotel 3 blocks from the beach boardwalk. Friendly staff, good breakfast. I would stay again. Pool area was nicely maintained. No loud noises to say it was fully booked. Sitting area on balcony was nice and late checkout was accommodated without incident.

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

Dear Cheryl B, We are pleased that our newly built Marriott provided you with an enjoyable visit. We do offer free high speed WIFI to all of our guests as well. It is our hope that you will stay with again when next you visit our area. Thank you for being our guest. Sincerely Derek Grell More

Sacramento, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spent 3 lovely nights here while visiting family nearby. Beautiful decor, lovely pool area with bocce ball court, friendly accommodating staff, walking distance to restaurants, Whole Foods and shops. Loved exploring nearby Capitola beach, Santa Cruz harbor and wharf. Not inexpensive, but definitely a cut above the usual motel experience. The beds, linens, room design were exceptional.

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

Dear CoastalTraveler007 Thank you for staying with us while visiting your family in Capitola.This historically popular destination certainly does have so much to enjoy. We are proud that our hotel filled all of your needs and we look forwards to your next visit. Sincerely Derek Grell More

Roseville, California
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61 reviews 61 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately we stayed for one night, because this property is beautiful. The rooms are really nice, the star was awesome and the breakfast are was the best I've ever seen. Even with no direct beach access I'd stay here again.

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

Dear JimAtKSF Thank you for your very appreciated review. My team and I are pleased that our property was more than you expected and our rooms and breakfast were what you needed. Soon we shall move into our Autumn months which we call our "Secret Summer" and that might just be the perfect excuse to visit us again. With Hospitality... More

Manila, Philippines
Top Contributor
63 reviews 63 reviews
38 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for a couple of nights with a family of 4. The rooms are great: light and spacious with a nice modern decor. You pay for it though: due to the lack of chain hotels in Capitola, they charge about 30 percent more than you would pay in other places. The breakfast room is pleasant (but could not... More

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

Dear 4Kiwis, I thank you for having selected our property for your visit to our area. I apologize that our Summertime rates and abundant vacationing guests were more than you had hoped to experience. There are many months that are less busy and less expensive and we do hope that you will visit us again should your travel plans bring... More

Santa Cruz, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The outside does not do this property justice. The decor reflects the Monterey Bay location, giving the hotel a strong sense of place. It is super clean, super quiet, great location, and has great beds. Several restaurants within walking distance, as well as a supermarket. Very fun to wake to the sound of sea gulls. And did I mention the... More

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

California Marina, I am pleased to read that our beautiful property and fantastic beds provided you with pleasant dreams and great experiences. Sincerely Derek Grell More

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