Stay in the heart of Santa Cruz Excellent location – show map

Centrally located in Santa Cruz, this inn is across from Main Beach. The inn features a courtyard area with picnic tables, an outdoor pool and guest rooms with free WiFi.

Each room at Beach Street Inn and Suites includes a microwave and a refrigerator. Coffee facilities are also provided along with cable TV.

Beach Street Inn offers breathtaking views of Monterey Bay and a beach directly below. Guests of the inn can hire bicycles to explore the surrounding area.

Just steps to the sand and next to the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Beach Street Inn is 2.6 miles away from University of California Santa Cruz.

This is our guests' favorite part of Santa Cruz, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Beach Street Inn and Suites has been welcoming guests since Oct 18, 2010

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Santa Cruz, this property has an excellent location score of 9.7!

Private Parking Available On Site


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Closest beaches
  • Santa Cruz Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    350 feet from property
  • Cowell's Beach

    Cowell's Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    400 feet from property
  • Seabright State Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    3,350 feet from property
  • Lighthouse Field State Beach

    8.7 Excellent beach
    4,500 feet from property
  • Mitchell's Cove Beach

    8.8 Excellent beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach

    Santa Cruz Harbor Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.2 miles from property
  • Black’s Beach

    8.6 Excellent beach
    1.5 miles from property
Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Do these rooms have balcony...??
    Our Standard queen rooms do not have a balcony. These rooms typically have a shared walkway outside the door with 2 lounge chairs for each room, surr..
    Answered on November 12, 2019
  • Is the pool open year round?
    Yes, our pool is both open and heated year round! We have a hot tub and fire pit on the pool deck as well. All 3 of these amenities opened brand new i..
    Answered on August 17, 2019
  • Is there parking areas on the street close to the property??
    Yes, however they are metered. We offer parking on-site for $15 a night.
    Answered on June 4, 2020
  • Only king size
    Our one bedroom suites feature a private bedroom with a King size bed and a living room with alternative bedding.
    Answered on January 13, 2022
  • Are the rooms with balcony, handicap accessible? Or are there stairs
    The ocean view veranda and balcony rooms will require going down flight of stairs to access those rooms as our property is built on a hill side. We do..
    Answered on March 22, 2022
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Amenities of Beach Street Inn and Suites
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Alarm clock
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Beachfront
  • Terrace
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Beach
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs USD 15.0 per day.
  • Parking Additional charge
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Fax/Photocopying
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
  • Seasonal (temporarily closed)
  • Opening times
  • Heated pool
  • Shallow end
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Pool cover
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Fenced pool
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules

Beach Street Inn and Suites takes special requests – add in the next step!


4:00 PM - 11:30 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 11:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 13 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 21


Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Discover American Express Beach Street Inn and Suites accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

You must show a valid photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all special requests cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability upon check-in. Additional charges may apply.

Please note: Must be 21 to check-in.

Credit card holder must be present at check in. Please contact the hotel directly to arrange payment in the event that the card holder will not be present at check in.

Parking is only available for 1 vehicle per room. Additional vehicles must be parked off-site.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

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.

Swimming pool #1: Closed from Mon, Nov 12, 2018 until Thu, Apr 11, 2019

FAQs about Beach Street Inn and Suites

  • The nearest beach is 350 feet from Beach Street Inn and Suites.

  • Beach Street Inn and Suites is 800 feet from the center of Santa Cruz.

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at Beach Street Inn and Suites is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The prices at Beach Street Inn and Suites may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Beach Street Inn and Suites by:

    • Car 1h 10min

  • Room options at Beach Street Inn and Suites include:

    • Quad
    • Suite

  • Beach Street Inn and Suites offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Beachfront
    • Swimming pool
    • Beach

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Beach Street Inn and Suites on this page.

  • Yes, Beach Street Inn and Suites is popular with guests booking family stays.