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Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff

21305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Conifer, Colorado
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently spent a night here. The room was huge and very nicely appointed. King bed very comfy. Even though the hotel is located on a busy street, the room was very quiet. We slept like logs! Just a couple blocks from the beach. Had a lovely stay. Highly recommend!

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Detroit, MI
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 hotel reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Santa Cruz is a magical city on the Pacific coast with hills behind, and interesting travel to north and south. We stayed one night at the Bella Notte, which is tucked away in a quiet corner of the town. The building is like many California beach hotels: two storeys, with open verandas running along to link doors to staircases. The... More

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East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for one night before checking out UCSC. Beautiful property on the outside of the town. Spacious room. Very clean and comfortable. Heated bathroom floor with Walk-in shower. Very large closet with safe. Wet bar in the room with fridge with complimentary water bottles. Very nice hot breakfast in the small dining area inside the office. Eggs, potatoes, bacon, English... More

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Sacramento, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took our 2 young children and it was a pretty good place for families. Breakfast was pretty lame, but the rooms was nice and it is close to several beaches. Restaurants are close by as well and a grocery store was across the street.

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Danville, California
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132 reviews 132 reviews
34 hotel reviews
250 helpful votes 250 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bella Notte being on busy East Cliff Drive has done a wonderful job in upgrading all its rooms with the right "stuff"! The 10 rooms are immaculate with triple thick paned windows to muffle any street noise which is very minor in the evenings! We were planning to eat breakfast at the Harbor Cafe, but the morning spread of scrambled... More

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San Francisco, CA
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34 reviews 34 reviews
13 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second time to Bella Notte and both times we were very impressed. The rooms that we've been in did not have the noise problem that several reviewers have mentioned, but perhaps we lucked out as both times we had rooms toward the rear of the property. And I agree with another viewer who said parking can be... More

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Saint-Lazare, Quebec, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My husband and I stayed at the Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff - on the night of September 29, 2014. Based on Tripadvisor recommendations, I had booked well in advance -- and a good thing I did, because the rooms were all booked by late afternoon. As we drove towards the hotel, I had my doubts about... More

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punta gorda
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46 reviews 46 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We stayed one night in room #8. It was very large and quiet - no road noise whatsoever. Check-in went well, although the desk clerk had no ID tag and did not introduce himself so I can't credit him by name. There was a king sized bed, walk-in closet, gas fireplace, and a combination dresser/desk/fridge area. The bathroom was clean... More

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Calgary
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Trip advisor does it again!!! The reviews for this hotel are bang on. You couldn't ask for anything more. The room was wonderful and spotless, the beds are very comfortable and the staff are excellent. You can tell all the staff are very dedicated to making your stay perfect. Carol at the front desk was helpful, friendly and flawlessly checked... More

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Bella_Notte_95062, Owner at Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Another Canadian, thank you for staying at Bella Notte and sharing your experience on Trip Advisor. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay and our staff were helpful. It also sounds like you got to enjoy the neighborhood/beach and meet some of our neighbors. We are fortunate to have some good restaurants in walking distance - Star... More

California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stayed here for one night on a family vacation and had 2 rooms, both of which were really new looking and spacious. The windows were soundproofed and the bathrooms even had radiant floor heating. The front desk staff was very helpful with everything and the breakfast was really fresh. Also, the bed was as comfortable as my bed at... More

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Bella_Notte_95062, Owner at Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff, responded to this review

Dear TravelGirl, thank you for staying at Bella Notte and taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed our facilities and our front desk staff was helpful. We certainly try to meet or exceed our guest expectations for a small family owned and operated inn. We wish you all the best on your travels.... More

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Address: 21305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 10
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