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Mission Inn

2250 Mission Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Ranked #11 of 52 hotels in Santa Cruz
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 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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    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is conveniently located to UCSC, Natural Bridges, and a non-touristy area of Santa Cruz. Evening guest services person (the lovely red-haired lady) is friendly, efficient, and helpful. Our room was along the back on the second floor - very quiet and close to the jacuzzi, which is open until 11pm! Beds are comfortable and the room amenities are... More

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Greenville, South Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Made a reservation direct with the hotel and received confirmation. The next day (1 day before check in) I was considered cancelling due to a change of plans but did a quick check on the hotel website and discovered that the cancellation policy was a 1 night penalty if made inside 48 hours of arrival so decided to stick with... More

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Sacramento, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have stayed at the Mission Inn for 2 years in a row when my running group comes to Santa Cruz for the Wharf to Wharf run. It is a nice, clean, easy to find hotel close to lots of restaurants. Its very convenient for us to get to and from the race with no problem. The staff is always... More

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San Jose, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wonder about other reviewer's standards when comparing reviews to my experience at the Mission Inn. Can't recommend the place and especially not at the price we paid! The hotel is below average for sure, but not quite poor. I was disappointed when we arrived and I saw what I had committed to financially. (FYI, very easy to overshoot the... More

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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Stayed one night - family of four. The room was roomy and they put us in the area above the parking lot (no one above or below us) . . . perfect for teenage boys who tend not to be light on their feet! The hotel was close enough to the beach and boardwalk that they were easy to find... More

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Temecula, California
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Here for ucsc visit. The room prices in sc during the summer are quite a bit higher then spring time. Mission inn was one of the better priced options. We were not disappointed. The room was clean and spacious. The breakfast was basic but did the trick. Staff was friendly and accommodating. Would return here.

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San Antonio, Texas
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

I had an excellent experience at this hotel. Very clean, friendly and super helpful staff, specially Naomi (front desk). Great location near restaurants, grocery store and pharmacy. Near pretty much everything. Safe area too. Street noise was less than expected.

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Long Barn, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Room was clean, and plenty large enough for Myself, and my two children. Shower is always important to me, when traveling, and was pleasantly surprised. Stream was strong, and took only seconds to get warm. Bar of soap, was a real bar of soap, not a 2 inch, tiny thing most hotels pass off. Plenty of towels, for the three... More

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Brentwood, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Had one of the handicapped room, the beds where comfy, quiet, clean and the staff was very friendly and accommodating. The location is great. No complaints. No swimming pool, but there is a hot tub and sauna room. Did not use, but friends did. Would stay there again.

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Vancouver, Canada
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

We spent one night at this hotel and it was exactly what we expected: nothing fancy but appropriate for what you pay. Staff at the front desk was very nice and let us see the bedroom before we checked-in. Beds and carpets have been recently renovated, which was nice. Parking is very convenient and allows you to leave your car... More

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Address: 2250 Mission Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
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53 spacious and accommodating guest rooms include in-room coffee, complimentary continental breakfast, cable TV, HBO, air conditioning and high speed internet. Most rooms have refrigerators and microwaves. Closest hotel to UCSC. Only five minutes to the Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk, beaches, downtown and several restaurants. ... more   less 
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