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Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   130 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 (Formerly Ramada Limited Fishermans Wharf)
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Ranked #34 of 53 Hotels in Santa Cruz
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Bakersfield, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel itself was pretty nice, it's above average from other hotels I've stayed in before and it's definitely way above a standard Motel 8 or something similar. I do think it was overpriced for what we received, the room wasn't huge, it was very strange that there was a second room that was nothing more than a windowless circular... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

So glad we found this place! Clean room, lovely breakfast. Really enjoyed the waffle iron. Really appreciated the table and chairs in the room. Two queen sized beds for three people was more than enough. Walking distance to the wharf.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

sadly disappointed. having stayed at the "hojo'' in arcater what a let down , we booked a two double bed room for three people , it was cramped , the beds were at best large singles and the mean supply of just one bag of coffee in a double room! we went to breakfast ( i use that term with... More 

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Pinecrest, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stay here every winter and love every visit. The location is perfect for the wharf, beach, Boardwalk and downtown are all withing reasonable walking distance, (parking in santa cruz sucks) the staff is nice and helpful. We had trouble with the coffee maker and the manager replaced it with no trouble, the bed is comfy and we had more... More 

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Room was clean & odor free...Staff was knowledgeable & friendly.....Very close to boardwalk and shops....very good breakfast bar! would stay again

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I've been staying here for twenty years location is perfect,but now the place is infected with bedbugs,I was bitten over a hundred times called management and was rudely told that they don't have bedbugs so good luck with this dive it's a shame they slipped so far but I'll never chance it again

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Vallejo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great walking location to both pier and boardwalk. Small property with nice staff and light breakfast area.

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Address: 130 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 (Formerly Ramada Limited Fishermans Wharf)
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Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz 2*
Number of rooms: 30
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Inn Fisherman`s Wharf Santa Cruz Hotel Santa Cruz
Howard Johnson Santa Cruz
Ramada Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Ramada

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