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Carousel Beach Inn

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Pewaukee, WI
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

True to reviews we read beforehand, the location is outstanding if you desire to be close to the boardwalk. Not sure the location is of any value otherwise since the neighborhood clearly seems to be past its prime, perhaps except for the boardwalk itself. The "lobby," breakfast room, and guest rooms are all seriously small. The stairwell had that old... More 

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Thank Nilder
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

As close to the beach as you can get. Clean, bright, cheerful decor. Water pressure=amazing! Close to fun Boardwalk. Loved that after checking out at 11am we could leave our car in the parking lot until 1pm so we had 2 hours on Boardwalk to not worry about parking. Super nice employees. My family said I picked a winner! Yay... More 

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Thank Cynthia G
California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is great - only a few steps to cross the street to a main entrance to the Boardwalk. I booked two adjoining rooms for myself and grandchildren. I loved that the rooms did not have carpet. The rooms were freshly painted and clean. The staff was very friendly. I had no complaints whatsoever and have no reservations about... More 

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San Lorenzo, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed here many times. This time we were not so happy with our experience. We booked a spa room when we were in town the week prior and were looking forward to returning for a special night away-just us girls. Since the spa room is higher in price, this was the first time we reserved it. Unfortunately, it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I never go wrong staying here. It's clean, comfie (except pillows..just bring your own) and so close to the beach and boardwalk you can park your car and forget about it! Walk relax and enjoy...i think it beats the dream in since I don't come to stay in a hotel...I come for the beach and boardwalk and have a pool... More 

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Thank Dorothy F
Oakley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my second visit here and I love how close it is to the boardwalk! I will be coming back next year, if not sooner! I would come more often if it was just a bit more affordable. It is just a little too pricey.

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Thank veronica52016
Yorktown, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and two young kids had a great time at this location. You can not get any closer to the boardwalk. It was so nice to wake up early and walk for thirty seconds and be on the boardwalk and walk for another 30 seconds and be on the beach. The hotel was clean and staff was friendly. It... More 

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Thank 632brian
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have have been staying here for several years because it so convenient to the Boardwalk. Since their remodel it has been super nice, air conditioning, modern paintings, clean floors and fresh paint.

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Thank Jim T
El Paso, Texas
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10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First, the positives.Service was very nice- check-in staff, front desk staff, and the lady who prepared breakfast were wonderful. Friendly and helpful. Breakfast, though simple, was nice. (What I think were) homemade scones, muffins, bagels, fruit, coffee and juice. The hotel has a prime location, steps away from the boardwalk. This is a motel with a vacancy sign. There is... More 

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Thank JenDo73
California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to stay. We stayed here in April of 2015. Walking distance to beach and boardwalk. Rooms were clean and comfortable with great views. Breakfast was all you needed with the essentials. Highly recommend for families.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The family-friendly Carousel Beach Inn is just steps away from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and the Main Beach. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Carousel Beach Inn

Address: 110 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5520 (Formerly Carousel Motel)
Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $121 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 33
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Also Known As:
Carousel Motel Santa Cruz
Carousel Hotel Santa Cruz
Carousel Santa Cruz
Hotel Style:
#4 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
#11 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
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