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Surf City Inn & Suites

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Welcome to the Surf City Inn & Suites Santa Cruz Family-focused budget motel close to famous Beach Boardwalk. Surf City Inn & Suites Santa Cruz is a ten-minute walk to the Pacific Ocean where sun-filled days and peaceful sunsets entertain visitors in this Northern California surf city. Surf City Inn & Suites focuses on the affordable family experience with a quiet policy after 10 p.M. An on-site indoor swimming pool, Jacuzzi and the skate park across the street are popular with guests of all ages. Enjoy an affordable stay that's close to the action of the Santa Cruz beach lifestyle. Highlights Indoor heated swimming pool and spa (seasonal) Free morning juice, coffee and pastries Walk to the beach, pier and Boardwalk in 10 minutes No noise policy after 10pm Free high-speed Internet access in all rooms. Surf City Inn & Suites Santa Cruz is a two-story building with 63 basic motel rooms. Each room is equipped with necessities including a coffee-maker, hairdryer and satellite TV. Family suites have two bedrooms. Complimentary high-speed Internet access is available in all units. Features Grab a newspaper, coffee, juice and pastries each morning in the lobby. Kick back while the kids swim in the indoor pool (heated seasonally). An on-site hot tub is heated and open year round. Surf City Inn & Suites Santa Cruz is located in a suburban center with several restaurants in close proximity. Santa Cruz Skate Park is across the street. The bustling beachfront is just four blocks away.
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Paid Internet
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
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86Good for walkers
Grade: 86 out of 100
214Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
45Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i was on a last-minute-decision pleasure trip, and knew the rates would be higher on the weekend, and i agreed to the price of $199 for one night for the 2-bedroom suite. WITHOUT QUESTION this is not a $200/night hotel. there was a hole in...More

Thank MisterPinch
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Surf City Inn & SuitesResponded 3 weeks ago

We were pleased to host you during your stay in Santa Cruz, and we hope that you enjoyed your trip here. We know that the homelessness that is evident throughout the city can be very disconcerting for those who are not used to it, and...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Booked a king room so we had a kitchen, which is specified on booking.com. However, there is no pots, pans, utensils, cups etc. When we approached the desk they were unhelpful and a refund was not allowed despite only checking in 10 minutes prior. When...More

Thank Katrina S
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Surf City Inn & SuitesResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Katrina, We are very sorry to see that you were so disappointed with your stay here. We do provide a kitchen in some of our rooms, but we don't provide utensils, and it is a shame that this proved to be inconvenient for you....More

Reviewed 13 August 2018

Do NOT stay at this hotel unless absolutely desperate! Our room was dirty. The door handle on the inside was sticky, the sofa bed had dirty sheets, there was a half eaten banana under one of the beds, cracked floor tile in the bathroom, paper...More

Thank rachstew
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Surf City Inn & SuitesResponded 16 August 2018

We are very sorry to hear that you were so disappointed with your stay at our hotel. It certainly does not sound as if you had the experience that we strive to provide for each and every guest, and we apologize for the short-comings that...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Got this hotel last minute via Hotwire, and after reading negative reviews here I was pretty worried I had made a big mistake. However, my stay reminded me that hotel reviews are not representative of all guests as most folks review to begin with beacuse...More

Thank Chris C
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Surf City Inn & SuitesResponded 10 August 2018

Hi Chris, Thank you for your very kind feedback, we are pleased that you were so happy with our hotel, despite the reviews that you had read. We are pleased that the spacious, clean room that we provide you with satisfied you so well. We...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Bad breakfast, no parking after 7pm, (people fighting for parking, blocking other cars, stains on rugs, maid did room halfway, terrible value for your $$ Don’t stay here! I travel a lot and this is one if the worst hotels I’ve ever stayed! Period!More

Thank John W
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Surf City Inn & SuitesResponded 10 August 2018

Hi John, We are sorry that the wonderful value that we offer did not appeal to you, this is not the general feedback that we get. We are sorry to hear that our hotel was not entirely suitable for your needs and expectations. It is...More

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"A good room would not be at this motel!"
13 Aug 2018
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"To get a good room stay elsewhere."
25 Apr 2018
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"just don't stay here"
24 Mar 2018
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"Try not to stay in the rooms downstairs, too noisy"
5 Dec 2017
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