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BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites

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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Clean good size rooms, friendly staff and good location. Two computers and a printer in business center. Free Wi-Fi. Local artwork. Rooms in good shape. Would stay again. Wish we could have stayed longer. Close to town.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Overall this was a very pleasant place to stay. It was very central to all the places that we were planning to visit over the weekend. The rooms were exceptionally clean and the king sized bed was extremely comfortable. The one complaint I did have was that the pool and the spa was out of order. The one thing that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I love the extra room in the suite. It has a desk, a couch and a fireplace (which is really nice in winter). So we weren't tripping over one another. We stayed 4 nights and the extra room really made it nice. There is a complimentary breakfast buffet with a nice variety of food put out. No hot line. But... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 3 nights on our vacation. It is a nice little property, just a few blocks from the ocean. It is easy to find, right on a main street in Capitola, just a few blocks off Hwy 1. It's just down the street from the Capitola Mall, which was convenient when we wanted to pick a few things... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice... beats the hell out of the santa cruz flea motels... the free breakfast was good too... i would avoid SC and just hang around this town. Definitely will stay here again. .. make resevations at the cruz cafe or try for a walk in..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love this property and have stayed here many times over the years. The hotel is spotless, rates are good and the staff excellent. We especially enjoy seeing Blake and Steve at the front desk as they are so welcoming, friendly, professional and fun!!!. We will return to BW Capitola-By-The-Sea anytime we are in Santa Cruz. Carla

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Christine helped me plan and coordinate my daughter's graduation celebration in the conference room. She is absolutely amazing! I have been staying here for four years while my daughter attended UCSC because I always stay at Best Westerns and Capitola is an incredible town. Blake was the first staff member I connected with four years ago and he has always... More 

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Jason R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Kristen F, It has always been our pleasure to assist you in any way we can. After your four years of frequent visits, it was absolutely our pleasure to assist in the celebration of your daughter's great achievement. And while we will miss those frequent visits, please know that you will always have home away from home here in Capitola.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I come down to Santa Cruz for business at least five times per year. We have a favorite room, and are always greeted like family! We don't always get "our" room, but every room we have tried (save one) has been excellent. The one room was closer to the store and restaurants, and we were awakened at... More 

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Jason R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites, responded to this review

DRaintree, We very much appreciate the loyalty that you and your husband have continued to show us. We will continue to do our best to get you into your favorite room or something comparable. Looking forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Jason Raney More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Celebrating a grandson's graduation from UCSC, 4 of us stayed in adjoining rooms at this lovely, well located hotel. We were walking distance from restaurants, lovely neighborhoods, and the ocean. There is a pool, a cosy place for free breakfast, wifi in the room, all the amenities for a very comfortable family gathering. .

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Jason R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites, responded to this review

doctormitz, I'm happy to hear that your family was comfortable staying with us and that our location was convenient for you. We hope to see you again sometime soon. Kindest Regards, Jason Raney More 

Salinas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are looking for a quite, clean, comfortable home base for discovering Capitola and Santa Cruz this is a good one. We have stayed here twice and the quality of service and facilities was very good both times. Easy access from Hwy. 1 via 41st Ave. Lots of restaurants and beach access within easy drive, plus groceries and other... More 

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Jason R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Doug M, Thank you very much for the kind words. Our staff works very hard to provide the cleanest rooms and the best service in the area. I'm very pleased to hear that our location was so convenient for your two visits with us. We look forward to your next return. With Hospitality, Jason Raney More 

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