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#31 of 53 hotels in Santa Cruz
Welcome to Harbor Inn, your Santa Cruz “home away from home.” Harbor Inn aims to make your visit as relaxing and enjoyable as possible, which is why so many guests continue to come back year after year. Close to some of Santa Cruz's most popular landmarks, such as Boardwalk's Cocoanut Grove (1.1 mi) and West Cliff Drive (1.6 mi), Harbor Hotel is a great destination for tourists. As your “home away from home,” the hotel rooms offer a refrigerator, and getting online is easy, with free wifi available. Guests have access to a sun terrace while staying at Harbor Hotel. And, as an added convenience, there is free parking available to guests. During your visit, be sure to check out one of Santa Cruz's popular crab restaurants such as Stagnaro Bros Seafood, The Crow's Nest, and Firefish Grill, all a short distance from Harbor Hotel. Santa Cruz is also home to Santa Cruz Harbor, a popular marina that is not too far from Harbor Hotel. Harbor Inn puts the best of Santa Cruz at your fingertips, making your stay both relaxing and enjoyable.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
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Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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62Somewhat walkable
Grade: 62 out of 100
26Restaurantswithin 0.75 miles
6Attractionswithin 0.75 miles
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Stayed two nights, mid-week off-season. Check-in was easy, but check-in hours restrictive. Older property, room clean, bright and tidy, but bed comfort only so-so for us. Nice to have microwave, small fridge and coffee maker, but missed not having any breakfast. Good
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Found on hotel.com and chosen for good reviews. Clean and quiet inn. Big room with huge king size bed. Very near to harbor and 5 minutes away from downtown. Parking available no cost. Average price and a good stay for 3-4 days.
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A nice small motel close to the beach of Santa Cruz. close to supermarket and small places where you can have breakfast (no option for breakfast at the hotel). The room was comfortable and clean. Free parking. We had a problem with the WiFi connection but the woman at the
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Stayed just two nights, but I would definitely stay here again. The room was clean, quaint, and the bed was comfortable. I was able to arrange a late check in. This is what a seaside hotel should be. It felt like home. Plenty of hot water and good shower pressure. I enjoyed my
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Good price, good quality. More like a b&b. Mid-century funky. Comfortable. Nice caretakers and staff. I shared a toilet/shower, total non-issue. A comfy chair in my room (206) would have been nice and a box of tissues.
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$89 - $217 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
harbor hotel santa cruz
United StatesCaliforniaSanta Cruz
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