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Hampton Inn Santa Cruz

1505 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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Tamarac, FL, United States
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

For the price, you would expect the best of the Hampton Inn - which at most locations is a very clean, quiet and nice room. Not at this location. Old, noisy and smells of a roadside hotel. NOT worth the money paid for.

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Alton, IL
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19 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Right off the highway at the entrance to Santa Cruz, this hotel is perfectly situated for a quick, easy stay away from the congestion of near-beach areas. Good local diners and coffee shops just a couple of blocks away. Pacific Avenue shopping an easy bus ride or mile walk away as well. As for the hotel itself - clean and... More

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East Helena, Montana
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

When in Santa Cruz I usually stay at Scott's valley Hilton yet the Hampton is back up when Hilton full or prices are dramatically different. Staff is always pleasant and accommodating. Rooms are nice and breakfast is very good. It's close to freeway and ocean street has a lot of traffic - so noisy. Best to ask for room opposite... More

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Fairfield, Connecticut
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our stay in Santa Cruz was a last minute change of plans and the Hampton was the pretty much the only hotel available. Although close to the highway, our stay was much better than anticipated. The décor is a bit outdated, but the room was quiet and clean and most importantly, the beds were very comfortable. The complimentary breakfast was... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were only staying one night in the area for Whale Watch tour in Moss Landing next day. Room was fresh and clean, smelled clean and decent breakfast for the kids in the morning. Would stay again and recommend it to others looking for clean and don't care to be on the beach.

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Sparks, Nevada, USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are used to Hampton Inn accommodations. Technically, this had the expected characteristics. When we arrived at 3 PM, only two rooms were left. The hotel was fully booked for the night. The clerk was deviously vague in his description. We ended up in 203, right over the elevator equipment. But Ocean Street is a really busy thoroughfare and the... More

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Santa Maria, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the first time in all of the past Hampton Inn's we have stayed at over the years, this was our first disappointed stay. Priced at $278 for an average appointed room, no complimentaries normal given, a staff that was less than cordial or helpful. If you book through Expedia, don't expect a room change if you are stuck across... More

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JasonSantaCruz, Guest Relations Manager at Hampton Inn Santa Cruz, responded to this review

I'm sorry that you were disappointed with our rates and your room type. I have looked into your reservation, and I would like to inform you for your future reference that the fact that your room was booked through Expedia was not the reason we could not change your room, but that you had booked a specific handicap accessible room... More

Chandler, Arizona
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108 reviews 108 reviews
22 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in room 106 in between the pool and the breakfast area. It was loud at night and in the early morning hours. At 830am on a Thursday morning there was nowhere to sit the breakfast room was so packed and loud with families and kids screaming. The beach is 2 miles down the street (Ocean St). There is a... More

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JasonSantaCruz, Guest Relations Manager at Hampton Inn Santa Cruz, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review our property. I'm sorry that you experienced issues with noise and crowded beaches. The week you stayed with us was a very busy week in Santa Cruz, as the Breaker's Cup Soccer Tournament was holding its championship games in our city, which had our property (and apparently our whole city!) at capacity. I... More

Honolulu, United States
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From beginning to ending the staff, the room, and the service along with a nice breakfast made the stay most pleasant. From the cleanliness of the rooms to the smiles and helpful service at the desk, our entire party had a very nice experience. Everyone loved the quality and variety of the breakfast. I would stay there again over any... More

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Escondido, California
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21 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hotel was very nice. The room was large, very clean and comfortable. Spent a couple of days sightseeing while my daughter visited college friends. The staff was very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good and free internet. Close to highway 1. Take it north to Half Moon Bay and walk around the city. Very nice day.

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Address: 1505 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
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Welcome to the Hampton Inn Santa Cruz, a captivating California coast hotel. Treat yourself to our lovely retreat located near everything you'd ever need to make your visit the best it can be. Delight in superb sandy beaches, fascinating local history, out-of-this-world attractions and exceptionally fine dining. Experience a veritable vacation paradise in Santa Cruz. Our hospitable hotel puts you in perfect proximity to the beach, boardwalk and dozens of amazing attractions less than 2 miles away. ... more   less 
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