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    National 9 Motel

    130 Plymouth St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-2932
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    1 - 5 of 31 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We stayed one night, the bed was comfortable, the room was clean. We went swimming too. The pool was a little cool at first, but was comfortable after being in for a while. The pool was located right on a busy corner, there was a...More

    Thank MichelleManteca_CA
    Reviewed July 4, 2016

    First at all the guy at the counter, was so rude, when He ask me if I know by hard my license plates, I said not sure, and with my adress He was so piss because my current address doesn't match with my drivers license,...More

    1  Thank Morenaf50
    Response from National9motel, Manager at National 9 MotelResponded July 14, 2016

    I requested him to go outside the office and get the license plate number of his vehicle which was in the motel parking lot. We have to provide parking to every guest vehicle that is registered with us. Also he was asked to explain the...More

    Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

    Older motel, for price, worth it. Refrigerator , microwave, and air conditioner working. Room clean. Management friendly. One car one space for room , since it is very small. Pool small but open . Not ritzy by any means but comfortable and affordable. Across the...More

    3  Thank Dontwakethedragon
    Reviewed April 9, 2016

    My family and I stayed a week here. We chose National 9 for the exceptional rates (best in the city) but ended up finding sparkling, clean, nice-smelling rooms, an extremely friendly staff, and an atmosphere that truly felt like home away from home. Management did...More

    3  Thank Lee S
    Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

    Weary after 4days straight of commercial crabbing, even at midnight Vic the owner was very nice! The room was much more than I expected. Clean, good size tv with cable and HBO, wifi works great, and they had a nice little breakfast claw assortment next...More

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    • $158 - $505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "We needed adjoining rooms and was accommodated. The rooms also had nice, large high definition flat screen..."
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    "If it is late at night and you are tired, check the windows. They leave the windows open, but the bug screens..."
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    "Room 10 and 11 were right next to ice machine. Avoid at all costs."
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