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    Surf City Inn & Suites

    619 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5125
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$234
          US$169
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          US$197
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          Overview
          • Excellent6%
          • Very good9%
          • Average8%
          • Poor13%
          • Terrible64%
          4 weeks ago
          “Good and bad”
          11 May 2017
          “You can do better”
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Suites
          Kitchenette
          Concierge
          Pets Allowed
          Business Centre
          Golf course
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 134 reviews

          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          We found the lay out of our room which turned out to be two rooms with two beds and an area with a desk microwave. The room appeared clean but needed some upkeep. The security lock on the door was broken but the desk clerk...More

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

          Hi Karen, Thank you for sharing your concerns with us. We try very hard to make our guests stays as pleasant as possible, and it is always a disappointment when we learn one of them has left with a less than first-rate experience. The service...More

          Hotel's Favourite
          Reviewed 11 July 2016

          We arrived later then we planned but they were very nice and professional. Very close to the board walk. Alot of places to eat near by. Place was quiet and clean. It suited for our needs. Enjoyed our stay. We will come back.

          Thank JuneBug1974
          Reviewed 11 May 2017

          Located in a sketchy part of Santa Cruz. No working A/C or heat. Crappy TV. Hotel charges $100 deposit, in addition to room rate to your card. On the plus side I had a large room with a King size bed and a sofa.More

          Thank OrangeDogg
          Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Surf City Inn & SuitesResponded 19 May 2017

          We are sorry to hear that you were somewhat disappointed with your stay with us, and that you did not love our location. When it come to the deposit, it is mandatory at check in, as it is in most hotels, but is totally refundable...More

          Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

          It's a clean place and lots of parking and lighting in parking lot only 10 min walk to the boardwalk and downtown about 14 min walk the room we got was the premium 2 queen beds its a decent place to stay for the low...More

          Thank Diana Z
          Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Surf City Inn & SuitesResponded 3 May 2017

          Hi Diana, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are just delighted that we exceeded your expectations, and that you liked our property so much! We are pleased to see that our location is perfect for your needs. We...More

          Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

          Do not go to this hotel poor service, and they Lied and said they would accommodate me and when we came back it was an entirely different story I called when we arrived at 11:00am was told by them even gave my name explaining that...More

          Thank Jacqueline L
          Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Surf City Inn & SuitesResponded 14 April 2017

          Hi Jacqueline, We honor all reservations, but we cannot guarantee the room that you will be given. We are very sorry that you felt that you could not stay in a room upstairs, but since you chose not to accept the room that we offered...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Hot Tub
          • Golf course
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$111 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
          • #14 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 63
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • California >
          • Santa Cruz
          • Also Known As
          • Travelodge Santa Cruz Riviera Hotel Santa Cruz
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          Room & Suite (31)
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          Hotel & Grounds (78)
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