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Chaminade Resort & Spa

1 Chaminade Lane, Santa Cruz, CA 95065
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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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband went there with his company and employees. He got to enjoy the sailing and wine tasting that the resort offers. The team building exercises were fun and strenuous as per him, but totally would do them again. I loved the location myself. Waking up to the tall trees, fog and birds chirping relaxed me to the core.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed for one day. The service was great. The pool was nice. Full gym in the resort too. The rooms were a bit out dated though. Bathrooms were below average in design. The balcony with the forest bee was pleasant. Not a bad place to stay. It felt like a resort on the outside, but from the inside it... More 

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Vallejo, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm normally not one to give a perfect score, so don't be fooled by the less than perfect rating. The resort was an awesome experience for the family of 17 of us. We definitely will be back. This is our new quick getaway location. Other than the rooms smelling old/outdated, everything was awesome!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had my wedding at the chaminade and its Absolutely Phenomenal. It's their attention to detail that made it worthwhile. This was important since I didn't need the added stress before the big day. Their connection to vendors and them knowing the layout makes it super easy to plan everything. Most of the vendors just talked with our event coordinator -... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I and several family members stayed at Chaminade for 3 days / 2 nights. It's an ok place with family-type events: pool, spa, volleyball court, outdoor movie for kids in the evening. No real complaints. Not sure when it was built, but it seems dated. The rooms feel old and dark. Not a bad place, but definitely no "new and... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would not stay at Chaminade again. The location was ok, the room was old. It was OK until my daughter and I went to the pool. We went to the pool and asked the staff for a couple of towels. He said he didn't have any towel and told me to go to the spa and get them by... More 

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Chowchilla, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I wanted to escape the heat, and went to Santa Cruz. We've stayed at Chaminade several years ago, and decided to return. Its grounds are beautiful, the Farm to Table dinner was delightful, and spa was relaxing. Just what we wanted. I always enjoy the nature walks and we saw two Bobcats while on the nature trail.... More 

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Long Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an excellent choice for a low-key getaway in Santa Cruz. For those who want to stay a bit out of the city center and prefer a more serene stay than you'd get somewhere near the boardwalk, Chaminade is a good choice. The resort is in the foothills but still a 10-15 minute drive from other attractions in Santa... More 

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Humble, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly greetings at the front desk (Deb and Katie):) Very nice and spacious rooms. We stayed just one night but was very happy. The staff at breakfast were helpful and polite. The view from the resteraunt porch was amazing. Ocean view. They also had nice hiking trails. Pool was heated and stayed open until 11 pm.

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Milpitas, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel doesn't look impressive at the first sight, buildings are obviously aged a bit. But the internal decoration and room size are pretty good. The most impressed point is the internet. 20Mbps downloading for me, one of the best I've experienced in the hotels. But bed and pillows are so-so, I didn't sleep very well... We haven't used the... More 

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