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    Carousel Beach Inn

    110 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5520
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    6/9/2017 7/9/2017
    Traveller (66)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good43%
    • Average18%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Wheelchair Access
    Private Balcony
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    My grown daughter and I spent 3 nights at the Carousel Beach Inn. It is a decent, clean, middle of the road motel. It is a good location, we like to walk and we could walk to the wharf, West Cliff Drive path and downtown....More

    Thank Rose306
    Response from SCBoardwalk, Manager at Carousel Beach InnResponded 5 April 2017

    Thank you for letting us know about your stay. I’m sorry that you had these issues but I’m glad we were able to resolve them for you at the time. Some of the circumstances were beyond our control, but I’d appreciate the opportunity to speak...More

    Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

    We are a family with 2 teenage boys (15 & 17). Loved this place. Beautiful decor. Very nice employees. Parking included which was a huge bonus. Right across the street from the boardwalk. Down the street from a great family friendly long boarding beach. Would...More

    Thank colleenc617
    Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

    Santa Cruz in Feb was very quiet, making the location of the Carousel Inn not ideal at this time. The room was good, just had very squeaky mattresses which wasn't great with a baby. Breakfast was ok, only a few options, I would have liked...More

    Thank Andrea W
    Reviewed 3 February 2017

    Hotel was great with the exception of not being able to smoke on the balcony. The room was clean and the water pressure in the shower was great. It was just what we were looking for for our stay. Very close to the boardwalk and...More

    Thank misspokey1966
    Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

    Everything about this place was easy. Really nice staff at check in. Great parking. And so close to the Santa Cruz Boardwalk. It's literally across the street. Our room has two large beds that were really comfy. An exceptionally clean bathroom. There was some funky...More

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    Sea & Sand Inn
    454 reviews
    #1 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
    Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
    552 reviews
    #5 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
    Dream Inn
    1,639 reviews
    #2 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
    Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff
    266 reviews
    #4 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$122 - US$284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #4 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    • California >
    • Santa Cruz
    • Also Known As
    • Carousel Motel Santa Cruz ,
    • Carousel Hotel Santa Cruz ,
    • Carousel Santa Cruz
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    Traveller (66)
    Room & Suite (33)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (44)
    Bathroom (1)
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    1,639 reviews
    .75 km away
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    .85 km away
    Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
    552 reviews
    1.36 km away
    Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff
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    2.27 km away
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    Questions & Answers
    13 July 2017|
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    Response from yolandaw616 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in the room with two queen beds instead and it had plenty of room for two parents and two kids. I don't recall roll away beds being offered.
    Robert W
    6 June 2017|
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    Response from SOFTWARECONSULTANT | Reviewed this property |
    yes. maybe ask if they have alt rooms. i was on the third floor
    13 February 2017|
    Response from SCBoardwalk | Property representative |
    Sorry, dogs are not allowed at the Carousel Beach Inn.
    Room Tips
    "Rooms with balconies facing the street are best for the boardwalk ambiance!"
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    "If you want a room with a view, be sure to choose the rooms listed with a "VIEW" option on their..."
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    "Ask for room with ocean view and not over parking lot."
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    "we had a room facing the main road of which you can see the beach."
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