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Quality Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1101 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Ranked #13 of 52 hotels in Santa Cruz
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ChristineJ1979 Raritan, New Jersey
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Raritan, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We are super pleased with our stay. My husband and I stayed at another local hotel in the area for one night prior to our stay at the Quality Inn and the Quality Inn was by far a better choice and nicer hotel at a reasonable price. The staff is super nice and helpful. The room was clean and spacious... More

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Concord, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Staff was excellent. Rooms were clean, beds very comfortable. Great location for getting to the beaches and up the coast line. Was nice having a refrigerator and microwave in the room as well. Will surely stay here next time we visit.

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San Anselmo, California
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have made the Quality Inn our place to stay in Santa Cruz. Our grandsons live here and we visit them often and have used the inn a number of times. The staff is extremely cordial and very accommodating. They make every effort to assist you and create a welcoming atmosphere. The rooms are clean, updated and spacious. Although located... More

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Hurst, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfy king bed with quality linens typical of embassy suites or Hampton inn. Bathroom ok with great shower. Window in bathroom nice bonus. Bathroom linens ok. It's a beach area and the rooms are clean for the climate. Breakfast rivals that of nicer chain hotels like staybridge suites. Hot eggs, sausage links, waffles, all kinds of breakfast breads, cereal, milk,... More

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Los Angeles, California
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place will give you NO problems. It's a little over a mile from the board walk. There are a couple of other places near by to eat and relax. It's close to the freeway. The room, bed, and bathroom are clean. The A/C works and it's not noisy. The area is quite, so you don't have to worry about... More

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Modesto, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came for our 1st visit to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk on Monday Aug.4th-Tuesday Aug.5th. 2014 We found a great deal on Trip Advisor for the Quality Inn. The front desk Manager Uptan was very polite and welcomed us graciously. Our Rooom 106, was downstairs. Very comfortable and clean. Two queen beds non-smoking. Bathroom was roomy and clean. Good water... More

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Rocklin, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a 2 night 3 day trip to Santa Cruz to take our kids to the beach and boardwalk. Decided to try the Quality Inn. The price was reasonable for Santa Cruz. The staff was very accomodating and friendly. The breakfast area is small but the breakfast was pretty good and had more choices than expected. The room was basic... More

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Huntington Beach, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Needed a place to stay in Santa Cruz and my choices were either “dives” or resorts. I booked a room at the Quality Inn based on reviews and crossed my fingers. The hotel is just far enough away from downtown to make weekend traffic manageable, but close enough to still enjoy the atmosphere. The room was spacious and clean. The... More

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Elk Grove, California
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is old but has been refurbished. The room was clean and looked like everything had been updated recently. It is right on Ocean Street which is the main drag going to the Boardwalk. We thought we would have a problem with traffic noise so we got a room in the rear. We never heard any traffic at all.... More

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Bradenton, Florida
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97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel seems costly until one realizes that it is located in Santa Cruz and that we rented during tourist season. Rooms were clean, although corners showed evidence of stain from older coverings, I presume. Breakfast is adequate but not quite as generous as in Quality Inns in less popular destinations. Still one recognizes Comfort Inn amenities. We would stay... More

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Address: 1101 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
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Hotel Class:2 star — Quality Inn 2*
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Quality Inn Hotel in Downtown Santa Cruz, Beach Boardwalk and Wharf:The Quality Inn® hotel is conveniently located at the intersection of Highway 17 and Highway 1. Local attractions like the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz Wharf (with its many shops and fine dining) are close by. The University of California Santa Cruz, Big Basin Redwoods State Park, Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park and Roaring Camp Railroad are also nearby. ... more   less 
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