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River View Villa Hotel

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Welcome to River View Villa in Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz’s exquisite River View Villa is more than just another Northern California guest house—it’s history, reborn. Make a reservation today, and secure your deluxe guest room in beautiful Santa Cruz. 4 Well-appointed bedrooms complete with private bathrooms, TVs, docking stations, dual air conditioners, microwaves and refrigerators.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-smoking hotel
Room features
Air conditioning
Refrigerator in room


Full view
87Good for walkers
Grade: 87 out of 100
27Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
5Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
4Room tips
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We were a group of 4 so we got one room in the main Victorian house and then one in the smaller regular house to the side. The history of the place is super interesting and they do a really great job highlighting it. The room in the Victorian was really nice. The whole place is
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Old cramped rooms in an old remodeled house: our room had not a single hook or a place to hang clothes, our suitcases had to be on the floor. We have never before been in such a small, cramped space. It calls itself a resort, but it is absolutely not that. Yet you will be
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My husband and I booked a room a the River View Villa "Hotel" as a last minute booking for a romantic weekend. This is not a villa. It was $189 and after fees it came out to $222. For this price you are renting a room in a cheaply renovated house. Yes there is a model looking
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The location was convenient to the beach but in a low budget area with other motel chains and one under construction. I was expecting a better experience given paying twice the cost of a Quality Inn or 3 times of a Motel 6. It was not a villa, but a renovated house. You could
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First of all, this place is not a hotel, it's a house that they rent the rooms. Reception is not available after 9 pm. There is no phone in your room. AC is so loud that you can't sleep without ear protection. There is a kitchen outside your room that people seating there and
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Response from knights7985, Owner at River View Villa Hotel
Responded Jun 17, 2016
Thank you for staying with us and do apologize for the inconvenience. We have tried to make improvements to your requirements.
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"Queen rooms are a bit on the small side for two people."
"All the rooms are great!"
United StatesCaliforniaSanta Cruz
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