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Dream Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Redwood City, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

cant beat the location, but beware that they run out of towels at the pool. Consider either bringing your own or from the room if it's a busy day or you go late in the day. Restaurant is top notch and the hotel decor is really cool.

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was the perfect place to stay for a weekend on the beach with my family. My 5-yr old son enjoyed playing in the sand, swimming in the pool and rides on the boardwalk. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We ate a dinner in lunch in the restaurant and were pleasantly surprised by the excellent food.

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This resort style hotel was just refurbished and has a well appointed beach/surfer theme throughout. The staff is friendly, attentive and goes the extra mile. The views are breathtaking as it turns out to be the only hotel on the beach. After staying here with my wife and son, we are hard pressed to stay at another place around Santa...

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Central Oregon, Oregon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hope the new owners step it up on Customer Service and training of their employees. I actually had several of the employees tell us there is many problems since the new ownership switch and they did not seem happy. That is crazy that they would share that with guests. And were very rude as well! Messy rooms, and no one...

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Thank Melanie K
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Dream Inn is a favorite get-a-way....perfect location! Nice re-model, too. The location next to the pier and the boardwalk is great. downtown Santa Cruz is also a fun and easy walk for food and quaint shops!

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great trip my boy went the week before and got a way better price on the king room I stayed in the queen room he said the King was great I was told prices went up because school is out which is too bad because this place is expensive enough however very clean nice view of the beach and good...

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Newcastle NSW, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had a night at the Dream Inn, Santa Cruz, whilst driving to San Francisco. We opted for the one bedroom tower suite and had room 826. It was amazing. The suites are a great size with king bed and sofa bed. Both are so comfortable. The view from the balcony was amazing. Views of the pier and boardwalk. The...

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Rosarito, Mexico
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great Anniversary Stay - from the flowers in the room to the in room massage for my wife. Even the weather cooperated! The remodel looks great and the staff did an excellent job. We took advantage of the in room dining and Aquarius did a great job.

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San Jose, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The rooms were very nice and very convenient for the beach. We did notice a bad smell coming from the bathroom sink which we reported to the front desk. That is why I gave only 3 stars. The staff was nice though and it was fairly quiet.

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Salida, Colorado
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Location, Location, Location! Come on, what could be better than right on Cowells beach looking out at the boardwalk/pier? Clean hotel, great staff, cool vives, great location to the restauraunts with built in scenery. Surfers dream. Love it! Will stay there whenever I go to Santa Cruz!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A fun culmination between the beach and the slightly offbeat town of Santa Cruz, the Dream Inn is the ideal destination for a weekend escape, corporate event, family vacation or a romantic getaway. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dream Inn

Address: 175 W. Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5438 (Formerly Coast Santa Cruz Hotel)
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $354 - $759 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dream Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 165
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Also Known As:
Dream Inn, a Joie De Vivre Hotel Hotel Santa Cruz
Dream Hotel Santa Cruz
Coast Santa Cruz Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
#2 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
#5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
#7 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
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“The top floor has the best view.”
eindalos33, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“maybe it's quieter on up top I don't now but all rooms are on the beach side and traffic is on the other so I can't see how you could miss!”
  • This is the view from room 104, the pool is just out of view to the right.
878joelm, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“All rooms have an ocean view; higher rooms in the tower have great views”
Cigarband, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“all rooms face the ocean- upper floors are best.”
Y1395DBbriand, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“A room on the 3rd floor is on the same floor as lobby so really convenient but still has a great ocean view!”
  • King bed and seating area in room 324
  • Room 324
  • Bright, clean bathroom of 324
  • Cloudy day but you can clearly see the Boardwalk in person. This pic doesn't do the view justice
  • Bright and clean bathroom in room 324
  • Cute wall art in room 324
  • King bed room 324
  • Nice little seating area
MissPea1978, 7 May 2017 | Read review
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