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Knights Inn Santa Cruz

1.5 of 5 Hotel   |   510 Liebrandt Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Ranked #39 of 51 hotels in Santa Cruz
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews 57 reviews
22 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came across this place via our satnav and as it was nearly 6pm, and as there was a vacancy decided to check in. There was a parking area for cars but the place was a bit dated and in need of some refurbishment. Whilst our room was adequate, and comfortable, it needed re-decorating - for example there was some... More

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San Diego, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately there aren't many hotels to choose from during Graduation Weekend in Santa Cruz, Ca otherwise I would have moved to another hotel RIGHT AWAY! I paid $800 bucks for 4 nights at one of the crappiest hotels I've ever stayed in. As I was checking in, another guest was there complaining about her room. (Should have been my warning... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed there two nights. We asked for a update room . The room we got looked like the drapes, bedding and everything elce came from big lot or kmart. There was mold in the shower. The shower was in the main room with no walks or privacy's. The room looked like a place your kid would... More

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Bellevue, Washington
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47 reviews 47 reviews
16 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

A decent hotel in the beach district of Santa Cruz, but with some challenges. Some of the rooms have been redone, some haven't, we got one that hasn't been redone and it was OK, roomy enough and facing the street. The heater was being worked on, though we did not need it for the weekend, if needed we would have... More

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Lincoln, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The only good thing about this place is it is with in walking distance to the Boardwalk.Son sat on corner of bed it broke, the phone in the room didn't work at first,so had to walk to front desk to get the bed fixed which was done promptly. The people next door had the wall heater fall off the wall.... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

The motel was in a creepy area and the staff was very rude to us. We arrived pretty late at night to find out that the heat did not work in the room - The manager wouldnt help us and after being cold all night, we where looking forward to a nice hot shower. The only problem was that there... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Pro's: Inexpensive place that allows pets in pretty much any room (Reason #1 for staying here) Walking distance from the boardwalk (Reason #2) Large showers New televisions Con's: Everything else. Management is sporadic and often do not communicate (kept asking me to confirm items that I had repeatedly told i.e. amount of guests, pets, vehicles, etc - and then increased... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

Ok motel with good location to Boardwalk, good parking and a pool area as well. Good stay in Santa Cruz and ok value for money. We would stay here again. Staff was good and breakfast was provided. Good coffee.

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Monterey, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We were only stuck here becuase of having a pet along and not planning far enough ahead. They havent drained the pool, but that would be the only thing this family spends money on. Our bed sat on blocks of wood, dirty cigarette burned bed spread, torn carpet, holes in walls. They have poor tenants living downstairs in garage spaces... More

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Address: 510 Liebrandt Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Knights Inn Santa Cruz 1.5*
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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
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