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Hotel Solares

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Santa Barbara, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Although this hotel looks a whole lot better than its surroundings, I was quite disappointed for a couple of reasons: first of all, out of four times that I tried to call the reception from my room, none picked up for the first three times. I also did not like the fact that you are pretty much forced to park...

Thank gcolleluori
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

New owners have update the hotel nicely, new modern furniture, carpeting, flooring, beds were great!. We have stayed at this hotel several times over the past 30 years, and it was looking pretty bad. We checked it out on line, and saw the updates and decided to try it again. It was a pleasant suprise at how nicely it has...

Thank Robert H
Fullerton, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The breakfast was the best complimentary breakfast I have ever seen. Front desk staff were always delightful and rooms were clean and updated!!! Very fair prices, nice pool, and close enough to the boardwalk and downtown that the drive to each place was no problem!

Thank mrs L
Dubuque, Iowa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family of six was road tripping across California with one night in Santa Cruz. We were looking for someplace that was inexpensive, clean, and close enough to walk to and from The Boardwalk. This place checked all of our wants and needs nicely. The hotel was a Days Inn at one point and still had some of the logos...

1Thank Shawni_and_Buck
Altadena, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a room with two double beds. The room was just cleaned so the smell of cleaner was fresh when we opened the door. Bedding was average, beds firm, nice pillows, walls and decor was modern, clean. The wall outlet next to the bed included USB jacks. The television was a nice size with a wide variety of cable...

Thank Preston M
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Good clean rooms. Friendly staff. Okay breakfast. Overall this was exactly what we were expecting for the price and would recommend to others wanting a good value and clean accommodation . Didn't use the pool or any of the facilities.

Thank James F
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

They don't care .... hair in shower , blood on towel and rips .... breakfast would be better in North Korea ... bed ok ... redwood trees 🌲 smelly hotub ... 10 dollar parking ? It's like a overpriced slum lord

Thank David G
San Jose, California
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We checked in on Saturday afternoon. The room was smelly, unclean and in disrepair. I was shocked that a hotel was able to charge so much for the condition on their room. The area was questionable and walls and floors were paper thing. Since we were only staying for one night, we thought it would be okay. We went out...

Thank Katie R
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We found it on hotels tonight for a bargain. And we didn't know what to expect. But as soon as we walked in, we felt that it was clean. The service was also great, a little thing were that they didn't showed where our room where so we figured it out ourselves. First, the refrigerator where gone, and soon after...

Thank Gourmenten
DaysInnSC, Front Office Manager at Hotel Solares, responded to this review

We're glad that the hotel was to your liking! We try our best to be a top quality hotel at competitive prices. Our staff is quite adept at fulfilling guest requests as fast as possible. Thanks for the review and we hope to see you again soon.

Meise, Belgium
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We were just passing through Santa Cruz and had booked one night here. The weather was miserable so we coudn't benefit from the lovely pool and outside area but the room was very nice, and comfortable at a very good rate. Situated in a nice neighbourhood of Santa Cruz we would certainly stay again if in town The young man...

1Thank AILSA L
DaysInnSC, Manager at Hotel Solares, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave this wonderful review! We are glad to be able to delight your stay with such awful weather. Please come back and visit us again.

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  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Hotel Solares

Address: 600 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5162 (Formerly Days Inn and Suites Santa Cruz)
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: €89 - €322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Solares 2.5*
Number of rooms: 79
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Also Known As:
Days Inn And Suites Santa Cruz Hotel Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz Beach Hotel
Santa Cruz Beach Inn
Hotel Style:
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“I would pick a 2nd or 3rd floor room with a balcony facing the courtyard.”
Seror_Carlos, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I would not recommend a street facing corner room because of noise concerns if you want to open a door or window.”
MoniClaire, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“stay on the top floor only”
Paul78789, 4 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Bottom floor allows pets. If you want quiet, try the upstairs. Sans dogs.”
SeaweedSara, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“if you have a pet, 1st floor room is great for easy access out.”
olgag49, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
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