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Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We're frequent visitors to Santa Cruz, and location-wise you can't get better. We stayed in a double-queen room at the front. Huge veranda, great people watching, beach is right there. You are literally steps to the beach and boardwalk. BUT.... the hotel is quite rough around the edges and shabby. It could be better with some basic attention. Basic elbow-grease-powered...

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Sacramento
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Want the luxury of a bed and breakfast and the comforts of home. Casablanca Inn is for you. What a wonderful way to start or end my day listening to the waves crash along the beach. My own private balcony to share a romantic dinner cooked in our private kitchen. Or watching the day start on the same balcony enjoying...

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Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

What a huge disappointment ! The hotel is down right dirty! The rooms were dirty when we got here and had to ask for them to be cleaned! This hotel was 400.00 a night! The blow dryer is so old is was shooting out flames. The coffee maker didn't work either! What a waste of money! Do NOT STAY HERE!!!😡😡😡😡😡😡

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Daytona Beach, Florida
Reviewed 20 July 2016

If all you want in Santa Cruz is location, stay here. Across the street from the beach and a short walk to the pier and boardwalk. Hotel is old. A standard queen room--very small and bathroom was small. No desk and chair. Small refrigerator and microwave. Coffee pot in room and continental breakfast in lobby. We were out of the...

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Hotel location fantastic, just to the side of the pier at the far end of the boardwalk, straight out on to the beach. The room we had was on the top floor with a shared balcony, with views out over the beach. The room was quite large, big enough to put an extra roll up bed in the corner and...

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Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

The place was not ready for guest. The front door had razer blade covers and q-tips with sand on the ground. The entire grounds are filthy. They are under construction in the back the saw started at 9am. There is no pool as it states. The floors in the room look new but they are not cleaned making your feet...

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San Francisco
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The room assigned to us was not ready for guests, the carpet was soiled, the screens on the windows were torn. There was a dead fly on the floor. I was shown other options, but none of the rooms were appropriate, for similar reasons. The saving grace of this hotel was the staff who tried very hard to be helpful...

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Palm Desert, California
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Our room (#10) at the Casablanca Inn has a king bed, a small kitchenette and a small bathroom. The bed is very comfortable, the pillows of decent quality. The room feels spacious and has a small but private balcony with an ocean view. Unfortunately the quality of the bed isn't replicated in the rest of the room. The area rug...

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Tustin, California
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We previously stayed at the Casablanca Inn in December of 2015 on our way to San Francisco for New Years Eve and wanted to try it again during the summer season so got 2 rooms for the weekend. We had a family suite towards the back of the property, near the parking lot but it had a balcony with a...

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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

It was comfortable for my family and I. The couch folded into a bed and was comfortable, the bed in the room was comfortable. Everything was clean..only problem I encountered was when the kids wanted to take a bath the plug didn't work. Loved how it was right across from the beach and in between the boardwalk and wharf. We...

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The historical Casablanca Inn is strategically located across the street from the Santa Cruz beach, a block away from the wharf and the boardwalk. All our rooms are beautifully decorated and have a breathtaking view of the beach. Some of our rooms have a unique design which reflects the distinct character of the historic Cerf Mansion. Over the years, the Casablanca Inn has been fortunate enough to cater to some of the most influential and famous personalities of our time, which has immensely appreciated the elegance that our hotel has to offer. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casablanca Inn on the Beach

Address: 101 Main St, corner of Beach and Main, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5422 (Formerly The Casablanca Inn)
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: €103 - €242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Casablanca Inn on the Beach 3.5*
Number of rooms: 32
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Also Known As:
Casablanca Inn And Bistro
Casablanca Inn & Bistro Hotel Santa Cruz
Casa Blanca Hotel
Casa Blanca Motel
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#7 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
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“Best View and Location for the Beach”
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