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    The Islander Motel

    522 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-6602
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    Room & Suite (14)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good46%
    • Average19%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    29 Oct30 Oct
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 173 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We had a great stay. Perfect location. Close to beaches and walking distance to downtown. Only moved car once. Room 229 is very spacious and very clean. The pool looked well keeped but didn't use. The staff is suoer friendly. We will diffently stay her...More

    Thank Julie B
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Very clean and well kept motel. Recently remodeled with new furnishings. Close to down town. Easy walk to Pacific Avenue down town area. New tile in bathroom. Good AC/Heat. Water restrictor on shower cut water flow too much. Takes too long to get soap off...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Stayed the night on a stopover on our way down the coast. Staff was very friendly, check-in was easy. The room was very clean. It's an older motel but it's very well kept and updated. The bathrooms were completely redone in the last year (...More

    Thank Topher J
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My boyfriend and I stayed at the islander motel on the 1st October on our first night of a 3 week trip. After flying from Manchester to San Francisco we chose a stopover in Santa Cruz before continuing down the Californian coast. It took just...More

    Thank Lauren H
    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    My boyfriend and I stayed here for 2 nights for a wedding in SC. Check-in and check-out were fast and easy and the rooms (recently remodeled) were very nice and comfortable, but parking was sometimes limited at night. Other than that we very much enjoyed...More

    Thank Hannah H
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    2 August 2015|
    Response from David O | Reviewed this property |
    I think it does...but I would say call them to see if there is and reserve it
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    "we were on the second floor (room 230) very close to the street above the office and I heard nothing after I..."
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    "It seems second floor not handicap accessible. We stayed in ground floor room and were not bothered by noise..."
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    "Rooms in back are quieter. Upstairs tends to get more traffic noise."
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    "For quiet away from street get upstairs in back"
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