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325 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, United States of America – Show map
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Outdoor Pool (all year), Grounds
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs USD 10 per day.
Vending Machine (drinks), Vending Machine (snacks), Fax/Photocopying
Non-smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Heating, Air Conditioning
3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Until 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 12 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a crib.
One older child or adult is charged USD 15 per person per night in an extra bed.
Any additional older children or adults are charged USD 10 per person per night when using existing beds.
The maximum number of extra beds/cribs in a room is 1.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
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Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
Based on 331 reviews
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This 100% non-smoking motel is only 3 blocks from the historic Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk. The motel offers a daily continental breakfast and guest rooms with free Wi-Fi.
Score from 435 reviews Very good
Less than a 5 minute walk from the beach, this hotel is also less than 10 minutes from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and a 10 minute drive from University of California - Santa Cruz.
Score from 200 reviews Good
Located within a 5-minute walk of Santa Cruz Beach, Santa Cruz Boardwalk and Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf, this Santa Cruz inn features a seasonal outdoor swimming pool.
Score from 399 reviews Good
The Ocean Gate Inn is ideally located in the heart of Santa Cruz. This hotel is just a short walk from the Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk, as well as downtown shops and restaurants.
Score from 96 reviews Review score
Crowded parking, so much I had to park my car in the lot at the end of street.
location near Beach, restaurant's, boardwalk, town center
added fees, Parking fees for using Booking .com no wake up calls. no breakfast till after 8:00 am office closed 11:00 pm till 8:00 am. will not stay here! 20 other motels near by. will pick a new place to stay.
All is good
Nice rooms with flat TV and lot of channels to choose. Breakfast with wider choise than it is common. Opportunity to make waffles.
Small pool in center of parking place.
Beds were comfortable and clean.
Charged a $25 pet deposit non-refundable. Tile floors were very dirty as I spilled water I put down for my dog and wiped it up the paper towels came off the floor with black dirt from the streets not the beach. Don't bring little kids here! No way you could keep them clean.
great price good location good breakfast
Desk clerk did not give us a printed bill until we proved that it would not be mailed to us from Booking.com Returning to room at 6 pm and room still not clean. Breakfast room still not ready by 8 am.
That it was near the Boardwalk, plenty of parking and very clean
No hot breakfast!
The staff help me change to an quene room without extra fee. Breakfast is good.
The door of my room can not lock.
Close to the beach and downtown.
Didn't start breakfast until after 8am.
This parking fee is very misleading . This is the only place in the area that charges to park. I won't be back. Just be up front and add the 10 Dollars to the room rate instead of lowering the rate and charging to park
Everything about the place !!!!
Easy walking distance to the boardwalk, downtown, and the wharf. Our room was comfortable and the staff was friendly.
Had to pay for parking which was limited.
Good location between downtown restaurants and beach and wharf. Bicycles for loan is a nice addition. Parking included when booked on site, but not via booking sites! Then it is 10 usd extra. Breakfast included is with waffles, and different kind of yoghurts, milk and granola. Way better than expected :)
proximity to pier, beach, boardwalk. Front desk staff was friendly.
ground floor room next to the pool equipment was loud.
Very good room. Excellent size with the addition of the balcony area overlooking the bay. Ideal for our needs. Clean and tidy with friendly staff.
Helpful housekeeping staff and a great location from wharf and boardwalk. Also Pacific avenue is fun.
Parking, not the best check in experience from front desk who could not provide coat hangers and seemed apathetic about getting them. Free continental breakfast was pitiful and disorganized. Too much seating in lobby and not enough food.1
Old bed coverings need to be replaced.
Location, helpful receptionist
noisy and more expensive if book via booking.com and there is a parking fee however that is advertise with free parking on booking.com.
The room was cozy and the staff was friendly
The fact that my second night reservation suddenly disappeared in the system, but Robert was kind enough to help us through it. I was also not able to find parking on the lot during our second night.
Location to Pier was great! easy to walk there good breakfast friendly staff free parking clean rooms
room upgrade a plus and bed was comfy
Our first room we entered had someone staying in it so we saw there underwear and stuff on the floor...
I loved being able to get to the boardwalk and the nightlife quickly from this location. The pool was great. The breakfast was good with quite a few options.
The extra charges from using booking.com on the room as well as using the parking lot.
location, staff, breakfast.
the room! no dresser or closet for clothes! Iron but no board! something in the room set of my husbands asthma!
We had a great time at the bay front inn. The staff was friendly and helpful. Plus, the hotel is walking distance to the warf / beach.
The showers were very low flow. The remote for the TV was only programed to work for the satelite dish. Therefore if we wanted to turn it off or change the channel we had to get out of bed. The beds and pillows were not very comfortable to sleep on. Plus, the AC didn't seem to keep the room cold. This cause me to keep waking up sweating throughout the night.
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