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Motel Santa Cruz

1.5 of 5 Motel   |   370 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Rating summary
  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Santa Rosa, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

The outside of the motel looks nice but beware of the inside! The pictures online are not what it is really like!! The front desk staff was very nice but the rooms were horrible. Cleanliness was marginal and the mattress was the worst I have ever seen. It was sunken in the middle. Even though the price was very reasonable,... More

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Lihue, Hawaii
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8 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

Don't stay here. They charged us $179 for each room (2 queens each), using the Monterey Jazz Festival as an excuse. What a rip off. The rooms do not have closets, the beds were old, the sheets stained and had smoke holes, the towels were old. Looks ok from the outside, but don't be fooled. The insides stink!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013 via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a quick weekend getaway to Santa Cruz and not too expensive. We chose this hotel because it was cheap and close to things. I can't say that I can fairly review the place physically because I never made it. I had car problems on the way there and had a horrible night just... More

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Modesto, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

As my girl and I were driving through Santa Cruz, we were keeping an eye out for hotels to stay at. We called a few and they were fully booked, so we continued down Ocean street until we came across a promising looking place called Motel Santa Cruz. We did not realize that this was in fact the city's sewer... More

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Berkeley, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

everyone else has pretty much said it, but I could not believe that I was treated so rudely when bringing up legitimate safety concerns with the manager. she answered her cell phone, ignored me, made fun of me with family in their attached "apartment" when i was standing there, and gave me the email address of the "owner" to complain... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013 via mobile

Me and my friend were driving down from canada and had been sleeping in tents for a week so we found it cheap on expedia. While waiting outside these two other people starting mentioning nervously that they heard it was a crackhead. After they went to their room a cracked out naked man ran by us falling up the stairs... More

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Fresno, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013 via mobile

I was trying to save money and book a room that offered breakfast. They claimed they had continental breakfast but they don't even have coffee. The pillows and blankets are nasty! The so called towels are a joke! I wish I had read some if the other reviews here prior to making my reservation! Don't do it.... The people are... More

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9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

Me and some friends were driving down the California coast and were in need of a motel. This motel seemed cheap and ok, and it was. It's not cosy in any way, but really not all that bad. If you are only in need of a bed for a few hours of sleep Motel Santa Cruz is ok. If you... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013 via mobile

This IS with out a doubt THE WORST motel I have ever stayed stayed in... the toilet was broken and they quickly fixed the broken chain with shoe lace, heater didnt work. I asked for 2 extra pillows and the lady hung up on me, I called back and she said they were on their way, I swear she took... More

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Murrieta, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

No deadbolt on the door which was NOT a good thing with a toddler!!! Some random woman off the street walked right into our room!!! Our towels were filthy!!! NO wifi as advertised. Our fridge was noisy. NEVER AGAIN WILL WE STAY HERE!!!!!!

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Additional Information about Motel Santa Cruz

Address: 370 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Wheelchair access
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Ranked #50 of 51 hotels in Santa Cruz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Motel Santa Cruz 1.5*
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