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    Carousel Beach Inn

    110 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5520
    (831) 217-6480
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    Overview
    • Excellent36%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “bagels” (43 reviews)
    “great location” (58 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    The location of this property is perfect as it's only steps away from the amusement park and within walking distance to several restaurants and bars. The condition of the rooms, however, is probably not up to par with the price paid although I understand the...More

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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The rooms and bathrooms were nice. The toiletries provided were a very good brand. Unfortunately, the hot water in the shower in one of our rooms did not work, so our family had to shower in one room. Since we only stayed one night, we...More

    Thank Laura49
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    This place is situated right up the street from the boardwalk and across from parking, which they will allow one car no charge on their property, and visitors to park in the parking lot with a written permit (separate charge). The rooms are basic and...More

    Thank jennikayzee
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    If you want an amazing boardwalk room this is absolutely the best. The room feeling is like you are part of the boardwalk. It was the highlight of my trip and we watched the Lost Boys movie in the room and it felt like we...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Immediately after my fiancee and I arrived, we were pleasantly surprised to be greeted by an extremely friendly and energetic front desk. Miguel was very nice, suggested to us different restaurants and places to to visit and also gave us ideas/strategies to approach the Board...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $121 - $288 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • California >
    • Santa Cruz
    • Also Known As
    • Carousel Motel Santa Cruz ,
    • Carousel Hotel Santa Cruz ,
    • Carousel Santa Cruz
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    dobygang
    July 12, 2017|
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    Response from yolandaw616 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in the room with two queen beds instead and it had plenty of room for two parents and two kids. I don't recall roll away beds being offered.
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    Robert W
    June 6, 2017|
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    Response from SOFTWARECONSULTANT | Reviewed this property |
    yes. maybe ask if they have alt rooms. i was on the third floor
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    ItsQueenB
    February 13, 2017|
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    Response from SCBoardwalk | Property representative |
    Sorry, dogs are not allowed at the Carousel Beach Inn.
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    Room Tips
    "Can choose adjoining rooms if traveling as a family."
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    "ASk for a room that is furtherest away from the lift and with ocean views."
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    "Rooms with balconies facing the street are best for the boardwalk ambiance!"
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    "If you want a room with a view, be sure to choose the rooms listed with a "VIEW" option on their..."
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