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Dream Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for one night in early November. The hotel was lovely- well furnished in a quirky retro style- and the location was fantastic. Our room overlooked the beach, with a lovely balcony for breakfast. The pool and hot tub were ideal for relaxing and there were lots of vacant loungers at this time of year. We only paid...

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Woodbury, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 6 November 2014

This was a nice enough hotel. The only reason I did not rate it 5 was that although it was nice, it was not as upscale as we thought it should be for the price. My wonderfully generous brother, a resident of Santa Cruz, picked up the tab for us, but still...At any rate, the fourth floor room facing the...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 5 November 2014

We arrived in Santa Cruz and were very excited about the location of this hotel and beach access! Front desk and valet were very friendly. Then the true moment of opening the door to our poolside room and our mouths dropped! $497 a night and the rooms was completely outdated, mini blinds were broken, coffee grounds all over the counter...

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California
Reviewed 4 November 2014

We spent two nights at the Dream Inn for a wedding. The initial check in was flawless. My husband had a recent surgery and I requested an early check in to allow him to rest before the festivities. The hotel was extremely accommodating and very kind to allow this upon request. The room was very comfortable. We did not require...

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Bellingham, Washington
Reviewed 4 November 2014

I hung out at this hotel beach as a local kid,playing volley ball everyday, so it was fun to come back and stay as a grown up tourist! The renovations are perfect! The location is the best in Santa Cruz; walks on West Cliff to watch the surfers; views from the balcony; comfy bed; pool and hot tub right above...

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Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

We had a great time me and my wife came up Sunday and Monday the hotel was nice the room was clean the staff were nice and friendly room service was great and very nice I will definitely be coming back for many years to come, the food at the restaurant was extremely good but pricey you get what you...

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Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Stayed at this property for one night in mid-October. Staff was absolutely outstanding, friendly and efficient. The room was rather retro chic, very clean and just a tad on the small side but ample for two people. The plus side of the room is that it faced the ocean and had a small balcony for sitting and enjoying the sound...

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Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 23 October 2014

The Dream Inn was a great hotel. The rooms were decorated in retro chic and they had every amenity you could want. The staff were very helpful and the hotel even waived the parking fee for us which was a huge savings. We wished we could have stayed more than one night. It was close to the Wharf and its...

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San Mateo, California
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Visited here last weekend and we had a great time. Beautifully located right on the beach, we had a great ocean view room. It was a perfect weekend in Santa Cruz and we sat on the beach in front of the hotel that evening, drinking beers and having a great time. The hotel rooms were spacious enough and nicely updated....

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San Francisco
Reviewed 21 October 2014

Stayed one night this month to attend a wedding in Santa Cruz. On the plus side -- the rooms enjoy nice views of the beach, boardwak, and Santa Cruz Pier; and we loved listening to the surf sounds. There was a small balcony. Strangely, there was no screen on the door, so we were wary of leaving it open all...

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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
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • 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
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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: $339 - $773 (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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