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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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Reno,NV
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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48 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 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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163 reviews
23 hotel reviews
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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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 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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70 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 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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135 reviews
45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 83 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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93 reviews
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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Mill Valley, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

What a perfect, relaxing place for a getaway. I recently spent a couple nights at this quaint motel. Within walking distance of the beach and the boardwalk, the location is great and the new innkeepers, Rich & Maryann, were helpful and so nice. This motel is now my go-to Santa Cruz place to stay!

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berkeley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Short and sweet. We love this place. We originally stumbled upon it looking for parking near the wharf and decided to spend the night there. They showed us the greatest hospitality ever and we've been loyal since. It's only got about 15 rooms but it's so quaint and comforting. Each room has a different theme and they have the best... More 

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California
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We decided to get away for Fourth of July weekend and wanted to bring our 4 month old yellow labrador. We decided to book at this hotel. I'm glad we did. The room was very clean and comfortable. There was plenty of room for our 2 teenage children and us. We were in room 116. We ended up using the... More 

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