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danville ca
Reviewed 1 week ago

We picked this hotel based on other reviews. This is an older hotel which has seen better days. We get that the hotel business is tough and that this was not going to be a first class stay. However, there are some things that do not cost the management much to improve. The bathroom had moldy cracked grout, a moldy...

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CA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed one night to visit friends. Small room, clean and comfortable, but reasonably priced. Sometimes less in more. Plenty of off street parking. Amenities include a small refrigerator, wall mounted flat screen tv, blow dryer, wifi, small desk & chair, plenty of outlets, etc. It's was cold as hell outside, but the heater warmed the room up in a couple...

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Prudhoe, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 24, 2016

We stayed at the motel for 2 nights on the start of our California road trip. Although it's called the beach view inn, the only rooms with beach view are on the upper level further back from the main desk. That being said though, the motel was in an ideal location for the beach, wharf and seafront. Although I'm not...

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

We stayed overnight on our trip between San Francisco and Los Angeles, the room was very clean and had everything we needed. Staff was friendly and helpful with restaurant recommendations. We paid an extra $10 to have a beach view on the second floor.

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Reviewed November 12, 2016 via mobile

Patrick at the front desk was awesome. They all were. I've stayed at a lot of hotels here and I found this one to be the best. Only spot I'll stay now. Best location, just about a block to downtown or the beach/boardwalk. Stayed for the price and gonna return because of the location and employees. Also very clean and...

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Thank Dustin S
Sunnyvale, California
Reviewed November 7, 2016

Nice little motel with all the amenities you need when you are visiting Santa Cruz. Free wifi, mini fridge and microwave, clean room, comfy bed. Friendly owners. We didn't have the free breakfast the next morning but it was nice they offered it. We also appreciated that they said we could stay parked in the lot even after we checked...

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Bullhead City, Arizona
Reviewed October 25, 2016

This motel is just steps from the Santa Cruz Wharf. It's a nice older motel. Our room is nice and well thought out with a big tv, fridge, microwave, and enough outlets to charge our phones and laptops at the same time. This is probably the best deal in Santa Cruz. The management is very nice and helpful. The room...

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Swansea, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 22, 2016

We didn't arrive til 11. Although the reception is 24 hours I think it's best to phone ahead if you think you're going to be late. There were some people still to arrive after us but the guy who checked us in said he was going to be locking the door shortly. The room was pretty spacious and the bed...

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Thank Ciara19
Reviewed October 18, 2016

This inexpensive, clean motel is close to the wharf and Boardwalk plus numerous restaurants. The management were friendly and helpful in recommending places to eat and trying to make a booking for a place to stay near Yosemite Park. They provided a simple continental breakfast.

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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 20, 2016

This is a great spot to spend a night or two to enjoy the front at Santa Cruz. Easy access to the beach, broadwalk and pier. A really comfy and clean room though not the biggest. Small but OK breakfast pastries and tea/coffee. One really sloppy car park.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Beach View Inn Motel

Address: 50 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5421
Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $77 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Beach View Inn Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 22
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“You can stay parked there after you check out if you want to walk around before you leave the area a little later. Very nice amenity!”
 of 5 bubbles 979laurieg, Nov 7, 2016 | Read review
“Best views are at the end, i.e. 106, 107, 206, 207.”
 of 5 bubbles JimandSuki_11, Oct 25, 2016 | Read review
“Last, upper floor unit had a view of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles Z2152MMrichardh, Oct 18, 2016 | Read review
“Park at the top of this very sloppy car park”
 of 5 bubbles TonyD33, Sep 20, 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have a sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles Simon-n-Gina, Jun 25, 2016 | Read review
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