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Harbor Inn

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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
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Orange, California
Reviewed March 24, 2017

My Boyfriend and I went to Santa Cruz for his daughters 21st BDAY. I originally booked my reservation online but didn't feel good about the room I choose so I called. Spoke with the Owner who was so darn helpful and I have to say it was one of the best stay's in Santa Cruz I have ever had. We...

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Santa Rosa
Reviewed March 4, 2017 via mobile

Lovely B&B type. Beautiful, but sturdy antiques, nicely laid out, large, clean and comfortable. Plenty of easy parking, less than a mile to beach. Room 305 had two sinks, inside bath and in room. Pretty perfect for us. Some road noise in day, quiet at night. Loud chatty neighboors. I always wear earplugs so no problem for me...but know soundproofing...

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London
Reviewed September 4, 2016

The room I had was one of the single storey units directly on the car park. The room was huge with lovely personal touches and some great local art! The bed was comfortable with good quality bedding and a beautiful quilt. The separate bathroom was very clean and practical. There was a microwave, fridge, coffee maker and hair dryer in...

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San Luis Obispo, CA
Reviewed August 27, 2016

This is a small Inn. Clean and comfortable. Juanita at the front desk was wonderful. wifi strong and consistent This is close to the beach. A little too far if you have kids. Great diner next door only negative was the carpet needed cleaning or replacing

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed August 2, 2016

We had a lovely surprise when we arrived here. The rooms are all set within white weather boarded chalets which are prettily decorated with large comfortable beds. Our room had its own bathroom with an excellent shower; some rooms have shared bathrooms. It was worthwhile getting our own complete with great toiletries including make up removing wipes. We were greeted...

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Hurricane, Utah
Reviewed June 30, 2016

Our contact with Juanita the manager was great from the initial call to her call back to us a few days before our arrival to verify all the details. The room she suggested is great. The location is nice for not being in the hustle and bustle but a nice walk to both beach and Harbor. It is older but...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We couldn't even stay here after speaking with the owner. She was extremely rude and argumentative while we were booking a room for our honeymoon. We passed on this disgusting hotel and would never consider saying here after our initial experience.

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Elk Grove, California
Reviewed May 9, 2016

We were in Santa Cruz for our daughter's wedding and needed a place that would accommodate several family members. We were referred to Harbor Inn by our friends because it's affordable and delightful. Our needs were simple so this hotel fit just right. The property is not new but it is kept up very nicely. Thank You to the staff...

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Azores, Portugal
Reviewed December 26, 2015

Only place I will stay @ in Santa Cruz. Cannot beat the location, away from all the crazy Ocean St. chaos. Only thing that could make it perfect would be if they had some memory foam toppers for the mattress :)

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Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

We rounded off our five week US driving trip with five nights at the Harbor Inn. Our room was spacious and very comfortable with a very well-appointed bathroom. It was great to park the car here and be able to walk to most places. The beach is a short stroll away, the Boardwalk is an enjoyable twenty minute walk, Downtown...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Harbor Inn

Address: 645 7th Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2702
Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $94 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Harbor Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Worth paying for own bathroom.”
Elidor50, Aug 2, 2016 | Read review
“Just tell Juanita what you need, she will find the right room or rooms.”
adele2222015, Jun 30, 2016 | Read review
“We were in the 300 wing and it was great.”
49ers_Gold, May 9, 2016 | Read review
“diamond in the rough”
  • Awesome place right in the heart of SC
SweetSurfGypsy, Dec 26, 2015 | Read review
“Book ahead for the most options; offers some 2-story suites; some Senior discounts may apply.”
caroleg103, Aug 10, 2015 | Read review
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