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Ocean Echo Inn & Beach Cottages

2.0 of 5 401 Johans Beach Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed at Ocean Echo Inn recently and I am extremely happy with my experience! Mark and his staff are wonderful and truly made me feel at home. The location is lovely as it is within walking distance of the beach and pretty much a central spot which makes it extremely convenient. I left an item behind upon checking out... More 

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Thank you! We look forward to seeing you again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here and we really enjoyed the room also out English bulldog loved being close to use. Newly remolded and updated. Staff was super nice. Would recommend this place to family or friend.

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We do like to keep everyone happy - even our canine guests! Thanks for the review! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Total Privacy. The perfect place to unplug and get away from it all. The staff is very kind and helpful and there is great beach access. I had a wonderful time. Cottage # 10 is perfect!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Thank you! We're glad you enjoyed yourself - see you next time! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mark and Betty provided great service as well as recommendations for dining. Overall stay was incredible and the view was breath taking. It is centrally located and easy access to resturants as well as the boardwalk. I highly recommend a stay at the Echo Inn!!!

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Thank you so much! See you next time! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

We had a great stay at Ocean Echo Inn. Comfortable room with lots of space. Bed was very comfortable. Loved the small kitchen and outdoor deck. Enjoyed sitting on the deck with wine and cheese. Very short walk to the beach. Would definitely stay again!

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Thank you! We enjoyed having you - see you next time! More 

San Jose, California, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Had a wonderful overnight with six of my best girlfriend's and stayed at Ocean Echo Inn & Beach Cottages. The property was quaint and charming and felt very serene and beachy. We stayed in Cottage 6 and had the best time. The beds were super comfortable sitting out on the deck was awesome, and that view at sunset... magical!! The... More 

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Thank you!! We're thrilled you enjoyed you stay - see you next time! More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

A very clean b&b like setting that's a charming representation of the classic Santa Cruz quaint neighborhood.Plenty quiet at night,yet close enough to attractions.My wife and I will definitely stay there again.the ocean views were awesome.

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We're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us! See you again soon. More 

Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Only steps from the beach, this quaint Inn with cottages is clean, well maintained, and comfortable. Unfortunately, room 15 feels more like a fishbowl than a hotel room. The room is directly adjacent to an outdoor stairwell on one side and a driveway and parking area on the other. if you are brave enough to open your blinds for some... More 

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Thanks for staying with us - we do hope you'll give one of our other rooms a try! More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Stayed for one night in room 7 which had just been renovated. It had been beautifully done and was most impressed. The room was modern, tasteful and comfortable as well as having a kitchen unit - which came in useful. Just a short walk from the beach to pop down and watch the waves crashing against the rocks. Breakfast is... More 

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Betty S, Manager at Ocean Echo Inn & Beach Cottages, responded to this review

We're so glad you liked our new look! Thanks for staying with us - hope to see you again soon! More 

Dixon, California, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014 via mobile

This place was pricey and a HUGE disappointment!! It was e dirty. The bathroom smelled and was scary gross. The dishes in the cupboard were greasy like they had old butter on them. The mattresses both on the pullout side were all springs. They were painful to sleep. The breakfast was really bad--store bought bagels wrapped in Saran Wrap. Unfortunately... More 

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Betty S, Manager at Ocean Echo Inn & Beach Cottages, responded to this review

We are so sorry you were disappointed in your stay! This is not something we like to hear. Our furniture is brand new - purchased just this summer. We will make sure our housekeepers check the dishes in the cupboards. More 

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Address: 401 Johans Beach Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
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Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Ocean Echo Inn & Beach Cottages 2*
Number of rooms: 15
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