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The Islander Motel

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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2 Star Hotel
Cleans and Comfortable, 2 story with 22 guest rooms that include, 32" flat Screen LCD-TV Withe Remote, Free Local Calls, all rooms have phone, Free Wi-Fi. High speed Internet access in Room hairdryers. All rooms with Micro fridges. Free parking, Seasonally heated pool and electronic...
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522 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-6602
43.8 km to Mineta San Jose Intl Airport
22 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.3 km from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

This is a great place to stay in Santa Cruz. Very reasonable price for a clean, nice room. Management is kind and efficient. I have stayed her several times and will always go back when I am in Santa Cruz.More

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Response from Moe S, Manager at The Islander MotelResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for being our guest. we appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences while with us and we pleased to know you had an enjoyable stay at our Motel. It is our sincerest hope that we have the opportunity to see you...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

Clean, comfortable bed. Four pillows: 2 queen size and 2 "body" pillows. Very nice! Friendly staff. We were there on a weekend, and had a bit of street noise, but that was expected. Continental breakfast in the main lobby consisted of coffee, juice, english muffins,...More

Thank Stephen A
Response from Moe S, Manager at The Islander MotelResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for being our guest. we appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences while with us and we pleased to know you had an enjoyable stay at our Motel. It is our sincerest hope that we have the opportunity to see you...More

Reviewed 21 January 2018

This is a normal US like Motel. The rooms were clean and we had a quite night of sleep. The hotel is located near a major street just outside down-town Santa Cruz. It is easy to plan your day-trip in Santa Cruz from this hotel....More

Thank Christianpeeters
Response from Moe S, Manager at The Islander MotelResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for being our guest. we appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences while with us and we pleased to know you had an enjoyable stay at our Motel. It is our sincerest hope that we have the opportunity to see you...More

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Room was okay, parking was not good. I was afraid to leave because it looked like not enough spaces for all rooms and the way it's positioned, parking on street wouldn't work. Pool was nice, cold though.

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Response from Moe S, Manager at The Islander MotelResponded 16 April 2018

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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We used this motel as our first stay on our trip. It has a good location from Oakland Airport app. 100 km and is close to Highway 1 and Monterey - so a perfect place to start. The motel itself was ... well a good...More

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Response from Moe S, Manager at The Islander MotelResponded 16 April 2018

Thank you for being our guest. we appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences while with us and we pleased to know you had an enjoyable stay at our Motel. It is our sincerest hope that we have the opportunity to see you...More

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GreenLeaders Silver level
Certificate of Excellence
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Outdoor pool
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US$120 - US$302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$120 - US$302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Ocean Avenue is a 'drag strip' on the weekends, so a bit noisy, but the hotel itself, and the..."
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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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