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All things to do » Things to do

Capitola City Beach
Capitola City Beach
Artsy, secluded spot close by, but away from the crowds of Santa Cruz
Attraction type: Beaches
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New Brighton State Beach
New Brighton State Beach
Attraction type: Beaches
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Capitola Historical Museum
Capitola Historical Museum
Attraction type: History Museums
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Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park(Felton)
Minutes away from the city, this park has old redwoods.
Attraction type: State Parks
West Cliff Drive
West Cliff Drive(Santa Cruz)
Attraction type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest

All places to eat » Places to eat

Caruso's Tuscan Cuisine
Caruso's Tuscan Cuisine
Ranked #1 of 91 restaurants in Capitola
Cuisines: Italian
Gayle's Bakery & Rosticceria
Gayle's Bakery & Rosticceria
Ranked #2 of 91 restaurants in Capitola
Cuisines: Bakery
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
Shadowbrook
Shadowbrook
Ranked #3 of 91 restaurants in Capitola
Price:
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Continental
Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Pizza My Heart
Pizza My Heart
Ranked #4 of 91 restaurants in Capitola
Price: $1 - $20
Cuisines: Pizza
Paradise Beach Grille
Paradise Beach Grille
Ranked #5 of 91 restaurants in Capitola
Price:
Cuisines: American
Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites
3.5 of 5
BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites
$138 - $260
Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Capitola
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Monarch Cove Inn
Monarch Cove Inn
$150 - $400
Ranked #1 of 3 Capitola B&B and Inns

Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Mission Inn
Mission Inn
$117 - $246
Ranked #8 of 51 hotels in Santa Cruz
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola
2.5 of 5
Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz-Capitola
$194 - $384
Ranked #2 of 4 hotels in Capitola
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Inn at Depot Hill
4.0 of 5
Inn at Depot Hill
$230 - $355
Ranked #2 of 3 Capitola B&B and Inns
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Capitola Venetian Hotel
Capitola Venetian Hotel
$229 - $279
Ranked #3 of 4 hotels in Capitola

All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Dream Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel
4.0 of 5
Dream Inn, a Joie de Vivre hotel
$296 - $518
Ranked #6 of 51 hotels in Santa Cruz
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Hotel Los Gatos
4.0 of 5
Hotel Los Gatos
$253 - $437
Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Los Gatos
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Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.