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Casablanca Inn on the Beach

3.5 of 5 Motel   |   101 Main Street, corner of Beach and Main, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 (Formerly The Casablanca Inn)
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Ranked #22 of 52 hotels in Santa Cruz
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    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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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In town for a weddng and the location was within walking distance, so that was great. Ends there though. Rooms were awful. Bathrooms need to be renovated. New owners so hopefully they will renovate. Beds were awful. Linens were awful. Rooms that had carpets were disgusting. Everything was old and dirty. The staff, namely, Toshan, was great. He was very... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is steps away from the beach, wharf and amusement park. Our room had an excellent view of the beach and boardwalk. Very friendly and helpful staff..... Price + location = perfection will stay here again!

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Tracy, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

i know its a little pricey... but if you see these rooms you will change your mind! plus the view is so amazing! this is our 3rd time staying here and also have great service and the best time. I highly recommend this hotel!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Casablanca Inn on Saturday, August 23rd and unfortunately I was very displeased with the condition of the hotel. It's definitely an old historic hotel, but it definitely feels old and not taken care of. My room had evidence of wood rot around all window sills, uneven flooring, an unpruned tree hanging over my balcony, uncomfortable bed w/o... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff was very helpful and accomodating. The room was very nice and clean with a great view and in walking distance to the boardwalk. We have to young children so that was important.We would definitely stay here again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Two reviews here - one of the hotel, and one of Santa Cruz - neither good. Our room was late (website says check-in at 3PM, when we arrived - but not ready until 5:30.) Once inside, only half the light bulbs worked, the refrigerator handle was broken, and the terrace overlooking the ocean had a broken table that wouldn't hold... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Second time we stayed here. Friendly staff, great location, rooms and bed are good size. Great place to stay. I liked the first room we had, right in front so we could sit and watch everyone on the beach.

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Pleasanton, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pro: - Great location right across from the beach. - Many rooms have a great view of the beach. - lots of towels and room (stayed in 15) was large Con: - My wife arrived first with the 2 little girls and they first sent her to the room right on the street. She saw the door with rod iron... More

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Fresno, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Location is awesome!! Beautiful views. Cool Hotel, could use some renovations. Definitely paying for the location. Staff was very nice. Look forward to coming back. The hotel is historic…would be awesome if they restored it to its original beauty.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Worst hotel room for the cost. I wouldn't pay more than $100 for this dump. The fridge handle, broken off, plastic patio table broken, rigged together at the base with wire, the guests before us complained cuz the sent maintenance to repair a $10 plastic patio table. Woke up to a bug on the bed, inches from our head, better... More

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Address: 101 Main Street, corner of Beach and Main, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 (Formerly The Casablanca Inn)
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Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Casablanca Inn on the Beach 3.5*
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Also Known As:
Casablanca Inn And Bistro
Casablanca Inn & Bistro Hotel Santa Cruz
Casa Blanca Hotel
Casa Blanca Motel

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The historical Casablanca Inn is strategically located across the street from the Santa Cruz beach, a block away from the wharf and the boardwalk. All our rooms are beautifully decorated and have a breathtaking view of the beach. Some of our rooms have a unique design which reflects the distinct character of the historic Cerf Mansion. Over the years, the Casablanca Inn has been fortunate enough to cater to some of the most influential and famous personalities of our time, which has immensely appreciated the elegance that our hotel has to offer. ... more   less 
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