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Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff

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Vallejo, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very pleased with this place...room #7 was very large and well appointed. Huge walk in closet...bathroom was nice size. Almost like staying in a small apartment. Only issue was that the carpet had a few stains, which they could take care of. All in all, I will certainly return here. Close to the Boardwalk, Shadowbrook, Crows Nest, Stagnaro's and Starbucks...all... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for two nights and the location is a 5 min walk to a quiet beach. The breakfast is very good - much better than average. The rooms were comfortable and clean. The gem of the property is Bonnie, who runs the front desk. She made great restaurant suggestions for us and was so wonderful with our group of... More 

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Dumfries, Virginia
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

And actually get something for your money. This is a small hotel, but nicely situated and just a short walk from the Twin Lakes beach. The rooms are beautiful, very clean, roomy, and with spacious bathrooms. Also provided: beach towels (upon request) and a great breakfast. The boardwalk is only a short drive away, so why pay so much more... More 

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Erie, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We only stayed one night. The pictures don't do it justice. Very quaint and quiet. Luxury bedding very well decorated and much to our surprise very spacious. The owner and employees were very friendly. It was much more than we expected. Would return in a heartbeat... Highly recommend you won't be disappointed

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Soborg, Denmark
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small and friendly hotel. Stayed 1 night. Large room (number 1 ) with good beds, large bathroom And spacious. Host is friendly and helpful. Complimentary breakfast had yougurt, fresh fruit, bread, cereals and oatmeal + egg, bacon and hashbrowns. Charming and family friendly atmosphere. 10 minute drive to boardwalk in Santa Cruz which is a family hit. Beaches within walking... More 

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24 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the first time I have been to Santa Cruz. Nice hotel with pretty grounds. A few minutes walk to Starbucks and the beach. Pleasant employees, hot breakfast included. Room is large and large bathroom. Quite cool here but heater works well. Nice linens, towels, tile. Like the room safe. Plenty of coat hangers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the place. The room was amazingly comfortable and clean. The hotel is also well located. The staff is very nice and effective. I will definitely stay at this hotel again. If you like big waves... I suggest you to go at Sunny Cove Beach. It is located few minutes away from the hotel by walk. Bella Notte (+Santa... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Warm and welcoming staff, short walk to the beach, and a clean comfy room. What more could one ask. Slept like a dream in our king bed and enjoyed the mini fridge and excellent shower. I highly recommend this delightful location.

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Dublin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Friendly and welcoming, we received great advice on places to eat. The room was very impressive, very modern, spacious and luxurious. Got a great night's sleep in the big bed! We loved our stay here. Breakfast was superb also. Highly recommended.

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Laramie, Wyoming
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

After reading the reviews, we were expecting more, especially for the price. The room, while spacious, was strangely laid out; the bathroom did not have adequate vanity space and the soap, and shampoo did not want to be easily dispensed; turning on the air conditioning was tricky. The reception space is extremely small; the eggs were cold; they had run... More 

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Bella_Notte_95062, Owner at Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff, responded to this review

Dear CoastToCoast1944, thank you for staying at Bella Notte. We were very sorry to hear you were disappointed with your stay. I think its important to note you stayed with us during UCSC graduation weekend which is one of the busiest and most expensive weekends to stay anywhere in Santa Cruz. Given Bella Notte's small size and relative ranking our... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bella Notte sets a new standard for Inns in the Santa Cruz area. Completed in December 2007, Bella Notte features ten spacious and well appointed rooms. We offer eight king rooms and two double queen rooms. Three superior king rooms also feature a fireplace and walk-in closet. All rooms feature imported marble bathrooms and heated bathroom floors. Bella Notte also provides free in room Wifi and cable TV with premium channels as well as free parking and complimentary hot breakfast. Bella Notte is located in Santa Cruz's Live Oaks neighbourhood, just two blocks from Twin Lakes Beach and close to several great local restaurants. The Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor is a short walk away and the famous Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, lively downtown Santa Cruz and the popular seaside village of Capitola are all just a few minutes drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff

Address: 21305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $167 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Bella Notte - The Inn At East Cliff Hotel Santa Cruz
Bella Notte Santa Cruz
Hotel Style:
#1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
#2 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
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