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Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff

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Corona
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14 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had driven up the California coast and this was our last stop before flying back to southern California. The room was not only well maintained but spotless . . . a welcomed relief at the end of a busy day. Because of road construction, we were unable to take advantage of its location as far as being able to... More 

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Washington, DC
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was spotless and well-maintained. Convenient enough location if you have a car. Short drive to great restaurants, beach, etc. Check in and out were easy and pleasant staff. No elevator to the second floor, but staff offered to help with luggage up the stairs if needed.

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Thank rebkitty
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel was redecorated beautifully about five years ago. Rooms are spacious and we'll appointed. Bathroom is comfortably large. Tile floors are heated through out. The location is between Capitola and Santa Cruz in a quiet neighborhood, walking distance to the Ocean. Excellent value.

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Thank paul w
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed one night. It was a delightful stay. The staff was welcoming, walking distance to the beach. A 20 minute walk to the harbor with wonderful restaurants. Morning breakfast was sufficient with a lovely garden. The room was clean and comfortable. We will definitely return.

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Thank Halfdome06
Phoenix, Arizona
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19 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed October 22, 2016

My family and I had the pleasure of staying 2 nights here and I honestly can say I wish I had stayed at this location longer. The room was large including walk in shower and closet! I liked that the floors are done in large tiles and tons of counter space was a plus. Even though you don't usually watch... More 

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Thank riverbrat27
Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Nice small hotel/motel. Great location if you are looking for something on the quiet side of town with short walk from beach. Very nice rooms in very good condition and friendly service. However road noise until about 10pm, visible light around door and lack of sound insulation between rooms, reduces the experience.

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Thank ngo79
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Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Hats off to Lam and Bonnie for a great visit. This is an extremely good spot. Rooms are way above average for the cost; location is great and the continental breakfast was a nice surprise. The king size bed was very comfortable, the pillows were the right level of firmness and all the appointments were above what you would expect... More 

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Thank Michael G
Fremont, California
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Reviewed September 14, 2016

Our stay at Bella Norte was a restful and the surroundings were quiet and we enjoyed walking down to the beach on both days. The Farmer's Market on Sunday was enjoyable. We liked the fact that the hotel was away from crowds and noise. The young lady at the front desk was very friendly. Our room was immaculate and the... More 

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Thank pgordillo
Cameron Park, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed September 12, 2016

Cute little Hotel with perfect location between Capitola Beach and Santa Cruz Boardwalk. This hotel has just ten rooms and is basically a cute boutique hotel. Staff was excellent and check in took but 3 minutes. Rooms are adequately furnished and there is a slight European vibe on the exterior with the beautiful gardens and interiors as well. There is... More 

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Reynoldsburg, Ohio
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Reviewed September 11, 2016

Super impressed with the front desk staff, the room (absolutely wonderful), and breakfast was perfect for us. Many items to choose from. I would definitely stay here again should my travels bring me back to Santa Cruz!! The hotel grounds are kept beautifully with flowers and plants and they even have a couple of tables and chairs to enjoy the... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • 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: $146 - $245 (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:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
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“rooms on the lower floor in the corner are very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles pgordillo, Sep 14, 2016 | Read review
“all are good”
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“There is no elevator.”
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“Upstairs might be quieter.”
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“Any large room upstairs”
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