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Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Don't forget to take your key with you because if you leave it in your room you might be sleeping in your car (the hotel office closes around 9:00pm). This is a very cute Inn, slightly south of the downtown area of Santa Cruz. Its very quiet and small, not too much around it, so your going to have a...

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Bella_Notte_95062, Owner at Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff, responded to this review

Dear Colin, Thank you for staying at Bella Notte and taking the time to write a review. We are happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. As you mention our front office is closes at 9pm each day. Checkin being from 3pm-9pm. After 9pm we do have a night bell to summon staff on property in case of emergency (or...

Stockton, California
Reviewed 26 April 2016

We liked it it, liked it a lot. Not a 5 star hotel, but I could definitely stay there again. We received a warm, friendly greeting, making us feel genuinely welcome. Stayed in room 10, which was very large, comfy and clean. The room has a king size bed, wet bar, large couch, a gas insert fireplace and bathrobes. Bathroom...

5Thank LovesFlorence
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Reviewed 14 April 2016

My husband and I just left the Bella Notte this morning. Everything was as described....a clean and comfortable inn. The owners are very attentive and the rooms are stocked with all needs, including bottled water. The fridge was larger than expected and we were able to pick up some items at a Whole Foods close by. A warm breakfast was...

1Thank FluteGirl128
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

Santa Cruz has lots of dumpy looking motels. Bella Notte isn't one of them but I also wouldn't describe it as "luxury" as other reviews had. It's a nice enough motel that serves a good breakfast and has comfortable beds and high end toiletries. Staff was pleasant and gave us some good dining tips. I'd stay there again because it's...

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Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 7 April 2016

What a joy it was to stay at The Bella Notte! I looked at many properties before booking here and I was not disappointed. We stayed in a King Superior (Room 7) which was quite large for a hotel room. My wife thought it was as big as a studio apartment. Big furniture, big bed, walk-in closet, large bathroom, fireplace,...

1Thank Cary M
Reviewed 28 March 2016

We just loved this hotel. The rooms were beautifully appointed, the beds were extremely comfortable and the heated bathroom floors were a nice luxury. We had two rooms and the hotel staff were very helpful in making sure we would be close to each other. We checked in the evening and still received a kind welcome. The hotel provided bottled...

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Central Point, Oregon
Reviewed 26 March 2016

My family and I were looking for a nice place to stay in Santa Cruz over spring break. I found this fantastic hotel on my Trip Advisor search as it was rated very high. This place did not disappoint. If you want to treat yourself to something special, especially as a romantic getaway than this is your hotel. The bed...

4Thank LiamsMom2013
Mairangi Bay, New Zealand
Reviewed 6 March 2016

Just an excellent place to throw yourself onto the bed and relax. A perfect spot for us whilst touring around. Light Continental breakfast was included; tasty, yummy and perfect for the start of day. Great conveniences.

2Thank Dairyflatters
Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Wonderful property. Spacious, well furnished, very clean room. Delicious breakfast served that was brought in from a local restaurant. Not the usual powdered egg and stale muffin fare. Ample parking. The warmed floor in the bathroom was a nice treat on a cold morning. The bed and the linens were top notch and very comfortable. The room was expensive, but...

1Thank maeseydoats
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

We went as a couple in March. The hotel is really good. First of all it's spotless clean. Our room was big enough for two. The hotel manager was very friendly with his great suggestions. We thank to him especially the great Italian restaurant near to the hotel; Laga di Como. I fully recommend the hotel and the restaurant. As...

1Thank Aytül K

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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Bella Notte sets a new standard for Inns in the Santa Cruz area. Completed in December 2007, Bella Notte features ten spacious and well appointed rooms. We offer eight king rooms and two double queen rooms. Three superior king rooms also feature a fireplace and walk-in closet. All rooms feature imported marble bathrooms and heated bathroom floors. Bella Notte also provides free in room Wifi and cable TV with premium channels as well as free parking and complimentary hot breakfast. Bella Notte is located in Santa Cruz's Live Oaks neighbourhood, just two blocks from Twin Lakes Beach and close to several great local restaurants. The Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor is a short walk away and the famous Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, lively downtown Santa Cruz and the popular seaside village of Capitola are all just a few minutes drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff

Address: 21305 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4839
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $247 - $405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Bella Notte - The Inn At East Cliff Hotel Santa Cruz
Bella Notte Santa Cruz
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
#4 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
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“Room 8 was a quiet corner room!”
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“All rooms face the road, we had room 5 which was great!”
BabsSC, 15 Dec 2016 | Read review
“rooms on the lower floor in the corner are very quiet”
pgordillo, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“all are good”
happy492, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There is no elevator.”
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