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Comfort Inn Beach/Boardwalk Area
Ranked #13 of 54 Hotels in Santa Cruz
Reviewed October 20, 2013

I travelled to Santa Cruz in early October and stayed at this hotel for 1 night. We enjoyed our stay there! It's a cute little hotel, very close to the Boardwalk and beach and within 15 mins walking distance to the downtown area. The rooms were well furnished and looked newly finished. The owner was a very nice gentleman who went out of his way to make us feel at home. When we asked for directions and suggestions on places to eat, he was very helpful. We told him we were going to walk to downtown for dinner, so he even offered us to call him if we got lost or needed a ride back to the hotel - he said he would pick us up! The only thing negative thing I can say about this place is that the breakfast area is small. Otherwise, great hotel!

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed October 17, 2013

A few short blocks from beach and pier, an easy walk. Fast, free, Wi-Fi.
The motel shows signs of wear: latch on door was almost falling off, carpets stained, sheets threadbare.
Breakfast was not so good: Frozen egg white circles that had been warmed up. They only have Activa yogurt, which many people would not want to eat because it can be a laxative. A small breakfast area with only 4 tables that might all be occupied during the busy season.
The rooms have a refrigerator and microwave.
This would be a good place to stay for a family going to the beach.

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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prince926, Manager at Comfort Inn Beach/Boardwalk Area, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2013

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Thank you for your time to write a feedback for your stay with us. Your comments help us constantly improve our services and facilitate our guests with good services.

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Reviewed October 10, 2013

We had no complaints with this Motel, close to the Boardwalk and a short walk to the shops, the room was a good size, clean and tidy, the breakfast was standard, pastries, waffles, cereals etc, no complaints for our 2 night stay.

Stayed: October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 28, 2013

Stopped here for 1 night while touring California.
Fairly cheap typical 2 storey motel with the big advantage that it is located close to the boardwalk including the famous wooden rollercoaster (sadly this was closed the night we stayed) beaches and the wharf.
Nothing to complain about - clean (although the carpet was a bit grimy), good bathroom, fridge, microwave, air con, flat screen TV with HBO.
Free breakfast which was usual US fare - muffins, cereals, bread, etc. in a small dining room.
Limited but free parking.
Nothing particularly praiseworthy or special to commend it but, for this price, I'd stay again for a stopover.

  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 25, 2013

Decent place for the money, we stayed in the room after a long day on the boardwalk. Rooms are small and the beds moderately comfortable. I stay in a lot of hotels for business, this was pretty good, and the location is excellent.

  • Stayed: June 2013, traveled with family
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Reviewed September 23, 2013

Stayed for 3 nights the week of Sep. 9th.....check in and out was easy - Artie was very helpful and allowed us to use her computer for a quick change to my car rental. (Thank you) Room on top floor - back corner - two queen beds was very quiet as requested and clean. Would definitely recommend staying here to everyone. THANK YOU again Artie - my wife and I enjoyed our stay in Santa Cruz.....

Room Tip: Top floor - back corner two queen room was very quiet & clean.
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  • Stayed: September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 23, 2013

2blocks away from beach and a price you can't beat. Easy Walk to Board walk and to the Wharf. The room is very well maintained and exceptionally clean. Small pool with chairs to relax at end of day.definitely recommend.

Stayed: September 2013, traveled on business
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Address: 314 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5524
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Location: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#7 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
#9 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
Price Range: $86 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Comfort Inn Beach/Boardwalk Area 2.5*
Number of rooms: 30
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