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Darlington, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Fully equipped with microwave , fridge and coffee facilities iron and ironing board,air con , tv with approx 900 channels.very dated , bedding was full of cigarette burns, leak in ceiling , dusty, close to broad walk which is closed until 2017, staff friendly , no safe available

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Thank Gina J
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to Santa Cruz for a wedding and got a discounted rate. Motel was clean a little loud because next to road but not a bad place. Could use a little sprucing up and a towel bar in sink area but would recommend if on a budget.

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Thank Laura C
San Francisco, California
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7 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

August 5 came to see Yand t AT THE boardwalk. very nice show. that's more than i can say about the motel room. The place stunk of smoke and first thing i notice the toilet was broken. I called the front desk and the guy from the desk and the cleaning lady showed up. but the did not fix the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2016

This place smells like a dirty stinkin ash tray. When we arrived...our room was freshly smoked in (found weed all over the floor and a towel bunched up behind the door) by an employee and the manager seemed very unaware of anything that was going on in his motel. The fridge leaked all over the floor, other tenants yelled and... More 

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Thank Jacob B
Dublin
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40 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Second stop on our road trip was Santa Cruz. We stayed here for two nights and were very happy. Rooms were very nice all well equipped, surrounding area was very peaceful. The location was great with just a short walk to the Boardwalk and 15 minute walk into town. We had a nice view of the Boardwalk from out room.... More 

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Patterson, California
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6 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

We booked this room because it was withing walking distance to the boardwalk. Pros: Close to boardwalk speedy check in/out good cable channels fridge/microwave( that had no plate iniside) Cons: Our non-smoking room smelled as if someone was smoking right in the room The bed sunk in Bedding was not comfortable at all Stained carpets There was hair all over... More 

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Thank rkfan211
Richmond
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40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

This place is right on the river walk and an easy walk to the famous Boardwalk. The location is also central to nearby downtown. The room was large, modern, clean and nicely decorated. The best feature was the wide balcony with the nearby Big Dipper Roller Coaster in the background. The bed was quite comfortable and warm when the weather... More 

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Thank Lanny B
Dublin, Ireland
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7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2016

Room 28 is spacious with a balcony and small bathroom. Very large comfortable bed. Coffee machine and supplies, fridge, microwave, iron, TV. Good wifi. 5-10 minute walk to the boardwalk. It was fairly inexpensive ($63 excluding taxes). Fine for 1 night. Reception area was unmanned when I entered. I was immediately struck by the smell of curry. I rang the... More 

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Thank Graham R
Denver, Colorado
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38 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

I stayed here recently on a weekend trip with my daughter. It is a decent enough place to meet your needs in Santa Cruz. The hotel itself structure wise is quite dated but the rooms have been updated. They have microwaves, refrigerators and flat screen TV's. Ours had a balcony with a view of the boardwalk. It was within walking... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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51 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

When you book a motel you know you are not staying in a luxury hotel. The room was spacious, had a balcony, some basic amenities, and a 5-10 minute walk to the Santa Cruz boardwalk. If you look for a basic room, for a reasonable price and near the boardwalk of Santa Cruz this hotel is perfect. If you look... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Ocean Gate Inn

Address: 111 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5115
Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $65 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Ocean Gate Inn 1.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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