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Edgewater Beach Motel

525 2nd st, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Fontana, California
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I come to Santa Cruz a lot. It's one of our favorite places to visit. We discovered this little gem last year and have since stayed a few times. However, this last time we stayed was by far the best!!! We were upgraded to a bigger room and on our first night, we were greeted with a... More 

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I found the staff to be very friendly and knowledgeable about all the local attractions. The view was fantastic. It was just a short distance to the Boardwalk. The room was very clean. Parking was ample. I look forward to staying here the next time we return to Santa Cruz.

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Sacramento, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The room was very nice, was quiant and had a homey feel to it and EXCEPTIONALLY CLEAN! The staff was very friendly and accommodating. The new manger was very professional, extremely efficient and friendly. Always greeted us with a warm friendly smile when he saw us. Very welcoming feeling. The pool area is also nice with a BBQ area. I... More 

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Reno,NV
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

I recently spent 2 nights at this delightful , quaint motel. It was convenient to the wharf ans boardwalk. When I checked out I had left my dop kit containing much needed medications in the room. The manager called me and asked what I wanted him to do. I requested that he Fed Ex it to my home and use... More 

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Papa, Hungary
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We booked the 3 bedroom 2bathroom for 3 adults 4 kids through booking.com but when we got there we got a room and a "bed" in the living with 1 bathroom and showed the staff what we've reserved but was told that the room we booked is occupied. The bathroom is small. The pool is disgusting! It shows that it... More 

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Salinas, California, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Staff was great and accomodated our extra vehicle. Rooms are very nice with a fireplace and full kitchen. We had a room that had no view and didn't have it's own courtyard/patio as some do so if you want either of those things, you need to inquire ahead of time. The whirlpool bathtub is great but use caution if you... More 

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Clayton, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I found a deal on booking.com. Room number was not specific so I called hotel directly. Marian spent about 10 friendly minutes answering all my questions including what room number I was getting so I could check it out online. She said the deal was a great one, one she could not beat herself! I have a dog and booking.com... More 

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Folsom, California, United States
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This is a great place for a family looking to do a few days in Santa Cruz and minimize the driving. Easy access to both the beach and the boardwalk is a huge plus. The rooms were everything we needed for a family of 4 and provided plenty of living space. Don't count on the breakfast in the morning being... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This is a very beach-themed hotel. Not glamorous or fancy, just entirely adorable! Our small room had a theme on the bedspread and curtains of woodies( old station wagons used to haul surfboards), beach sand and waves and gave the right vibe for Santa Cruz. The bathroom had a modern treatment of wonderful gray tile that extended from the floor... More 

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York, Yorkshire
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55 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

the location of this hotel is its best asset. Right above he beach with a quick walk your on it. The rooms are spacious and light. Well furnished and for a few dollars more you get sea views. Breakfast is included, it's a light continental style but enough to start the day. The managers/owner were very friendly. The pool was... More 

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