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175 W. Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5438 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today

The hotel is situated directly on the sand at Santa Cruz. The hotel is lovely, with comfy beds, coffee, sitting areas, outside patios and a pool/spa with an ocean view. The staff is top-notch. Food delicious. I would come here every year if they offered...More

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Response from DarrenP1873, General Manager at Dream InnResponded today

Dear Kbuckner2018, Thank you for staying at the Dream Inn Santa Cruz and for sharing your feedback. We appreciate your thoughtful comments. Reading that “ The hotel is lovely, with comfy beds, coffee, sitting areas, outside patios and a pool/spa with an ocean view. The...More

Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed May 1, 2018

Outstanding hotel with amazing views, rooms & staff. Hotel surfing theme fits the area perfect. Great place for a weekend get away for couple, family. In addition the restaurant, Aquarius served delicious food.More

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Response from Darren P, General Manager at Dream InnResponded May 3, 2018

Dear Dan A, Thank you for sharing your experience with us! We sincerely value your feedback. I am thrilled to read “Outstanding hotel with amazing views, rooms & staff. Hotel surfing theme fits the area perfect!” Our staff strives to provide superior comfort and relaxation...More

Reviewed today

We had a wonderful stay. I ❤️ the Dream Inn and look forward to returning. It’s a very special place for me as the first time I visited Santa Cruz was on my honeymoon. We enjoyed the Dream inn way back then and with the...More

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Dear Vacationer636118, Thank you for staying at the Dream Inn Santa Cruz and for sharing your feedback. We appreciate your thoughtful comments. Reading that “We had a wonderful stay. I ❤️ the Dream Inn and look forward to returning,” is truly a highlight. We have...More

Reviewed yesterday

The service was impeccable. The location couldn't get any better. Loved waking up to the diving pelicans looking for fish. Great spot. The hotel is a Santa Cruz icon. The beach is right at the foot of the hotel with a pool that sits up...More

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Response from DarrenP1873, General Manager at Dream InnResponded today

Dear Jshilliday, Thank you for sharing your experience with us! We sincerely value your feedback. I am thrilled to read “The service was impeccable. The location couldn't get any better!” Our staff strives to provide superior comfort and relaxation to our guests, so thank you...More

Reviewed yesterday

I have been going to The Dream Inn for years. I booked through Bookings.com with a reasonable rate .But when i got to the hotel the location was poor. Just changing location added $130/night to my stay. THIS IS UNACCEPTABLE!More

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Dear Jpecor949705, Thank you for being such a loyal guest and sharing your comments about the Dream Inn! Reading that "I have been going to The Dream Inn for years,” is truly a highlight. We love that you continue to give us the opportunity to...More

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A fun culmination between the beach and the slightly offbeat town of Santa Cruz, the Dream Inn is the ideal destination for a weekend escape, corporate event, family vacation or a romantic getaway. ...More Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Heated pool
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair access
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
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On the Beach
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
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On the Beach
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Romantic
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Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
165
Price range
$268 - $621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Coast Santa Cruz Hotel
Also Known As
Dream Inn, a Joie De Vivre Hotel Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Dream Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Coast Santa Cruz Hotel
Location
United States > California > Santa Cruz
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Business
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
165
Price range
$268 - $621 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Coast Santa Cruz Hotel
Also Known As
Dream Inn, a Joie De Vivre Hotel Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Dream Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Coast Santa Cruz Hotel
Location
United States > California > Santa Cruz
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Traveler (812)
Room & Suite (595)
Pool & Beach (130)
Dining (30)
Amenities (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
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Cherie P
August 28, 2018|
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Response from LOULOU22234 | Reviewed this property |
There was an air con unit in our room.
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Helenkeegan72
August 5, 2018|
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Response from David E W | Reviewed this property |
They always get an impression of a credit card. I do not know if you can use cash. Sorry.
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Helenkeegan72
August 5, 2018|
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Response from 10jerryn | Reviewed this property |
No resort fees, however parking is an additional $28 per day. It is an hours drive to Monterey/Carmel.Best beachfront hotel on the coast in that area.
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"For a quiet time - choose the Tower. For a good time - choose the pool rooms."
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"balcony with ocean view"
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"We were on floor 6 and had great views, so this level or above."
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"All rooms are beach front and ocean views. The internet was free."
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