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

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1435 41st Ave., Capitola, CA 95010
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Salt Lake City, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We appreciate the free breakfast, but was disappointed in the stale and flavorless choice of food. It also seems like more hotels are moving towards being green and recycling more. The rooms did have a recycle, but the amount of waste in the garbage at breakfast is surprising. Everything else was great. We would stay again, but remember to bring... More

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Santa Rosa, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The accommodations were adequate(the pool and workout room are not fine but nothing special) and very clean. The staff members were friendly and helpful. The value was good for this area, which is very expensive overall. If we return to this area, we would definitely consider this hotel.

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Chewelah, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at Capitola-By-the-Sea for four nights. Good location near the ocean and shopping. However, the breakfast offerings are very limited. The offer Jimmy Dean sandwiches and waffles and golf ball hard boiled eggs and the usual yogurt, etc. Rooms are nice and quiet until the house keeping begins. We would stay here again but we'd go next door at... More

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Santa Cruz, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved it, great heated pool and spa, great gym (small but very adequate) great breakfast, very friendly staff, walking distance to a grocery store and food options. Only problem was that my husband had to go to work!

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our daughter lives within a mile of this hotel, so it is very convenient, but it's convenient in other ways. It is within walking distance of Pleasure Point where you can see troves of surfers and the beauty of the ocean. In Capitola there are many small cafes and coffee shops. So if you are looking for a great location,... More

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Point Arena, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great stay! The staff was helpful, the baked goods at breakfast were delicious, the towels were plentiful and plush and the rooms were clean and comfortable. The location was ideal as we were close to amenities and freeway exit/entrance but far enough away that there wasn't any traffic noise.

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

Vanessa, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with us. I'm so pleased that you found our location convenient but peaceful. Since you enjoyed our baked goods that are part of our breakfast spread, you should check out Heather's Patisserie in the neighboring town of Aptos. That is who makes them for us and they have a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a terrific last minute find for us when we canceled our camping trip. The hotel placed our two families next to each other and the pool and breakfast where perfect. The beds and rooms were very comfortable and the location is convenient to find. Not close to the beach but an easy drive to Capitola and Santa Cruz.... More

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

O1519QCandreal, I was very happy to hear that you were able to find an opening with us at the last minute. That is a very rare happening in the summer. Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We'll look forward to your return. Kindest Regards, Jason Raney More

Ladera Ranch, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff here make you feel at home the moment you walk in. The rooms are comfortable, and about the best bed anywhere! I enjoyed the breakfast, and the room was quiet and roomy. Great TV, and no problems at all.,

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

Sharon, It is always our pleasure to welcome you back home. We very much appreciate your loyalty and look forward to your next visit. With Sincere Hospitality, Jason Raney More

hayward, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The reception was superbe. The room was roomy and clean, and quiet. We enjoyed the provided free breakfast. Although the hotel was full there was enough food for everyone to enjoy. Location is easy to find and is close by a shopping center and few resturants. Also a short drive to the beach.

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Jasmen/seda, I'm very pleased that you enjoyed your experience with us. From our reception staff to our housekeeping staff, we appreciate the fact that you noticed our efforts and we look forward to welcoming you back. With Hospitality, Jason Raney More

martinez, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You won't find a better place to stay than Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites. I always spend my birthday there, plus other times throughout the year. It is a pleasure to stay where you get treated like a Queen. Thanks Best Western!

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

Dawn, I'm so happy to hear that you love spending your birthday with us each year. Thank you for continuing to stay with us. We will look forward to your future visits and we will continue to treat you like a queen on your special occasions. Kindest Regards, Jason Raney More

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Address: 1435 41st Ave., Capitola, CA 95010
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Location: United States > California > Capitola
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites 3.5*
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Our "Best of the Best" award-winning hotel is only eight blocks from quaint Capitola Village, California's oldest seaside resort, and three miles from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk & Santa Cruz Wharf. We are at the center of a vacationer's paradise. Stroll through art galleries, antique shops, local wineries and majestic redwood forests. Observe the migration of elephant seals, gray whales and Monarch butterflies. Miles of beaches offer world-class surfing, fishing, boating and kayaking. ... more   less 
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