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Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pool area”(60 reviews)
“free shuttle”(13 reviews)
“fire pit”(42 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star Hotel
WELCOME TO HOTEL PARADOX A Modern Alternative to the Traditional Santa Cruz Hotel Look beyond your first instict of Santa Cruz and you will find things hidden in plain sight: Rugged mountains, majestic redwoods, vibrant communities, and much more. This is where Hotel Paradox lives. It...
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Location and contact
611 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4005
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43.7 km to Mineta San Jose Intl Airport
46 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
1.5 km from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I could not have been more excited about spending time in Santa Cruz and having the opportunity to stay at Hotel Paradox. A boutique hotel, I expected helpful staff and attention to detail. These expectations ended in disappointment. Upon checking in, I was informed that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

At our arrival we were greeted with a super friendly & helpful staff that was constant during our one week stay. Our room was nice & comfortable and cleaned promptly which we greatly appreciated. It was great to be welcomed daily with wine, & later...More

Thank Alexandra G
Response from Chris J, General Manager at Hotel Paradox, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

Hello there Alexandra! Thank you so much for staying and for taking a moment to share your story with us and the TripAdvisor community. We absolutely loved having you and were glad you enjoyed our welcoming staff and they helped you have a wonderful experience!...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were thrilled to be greeted by a choice of complementary beer or wine; what a wonderful way to start our stay! I was also very happy, as a Marriott Elite member, to have received an upgrade to a larger room overlooking the pool without...More

Thank Colleen B
Response from Chris J, General Manager at Hotel Paradox, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

Good day Colleen B! Wow!!! Thank you so much for choosing the Paradox and for taking a moment to share your story with the TripAdvisor community. We absolutely loved having you and were elated to hear that you had such a great time. We are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The hotel paradox captures the “keep Santa Cruz weird” movement and adds a splash of vegas sophistication. The result is a well furnished hotel with a fun mix of people and a cool vibe. The pool, hot tub and restaurant are definitely worth checking out....More

Thank akalfayan
Response from Chris J, General Manager at Hotel Paradox, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

Hello akalfayan, Thank you so much for choosing the Paradox and for enjoying our "keep Santa Cruz Weird" style. Our mark is "Designed by Nature and Inspired by Santa Cruz" but I like how you said it :). We absolutely loved having you and were...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The layout is very modern and the rooms are nice. I have stayed here multiple times. The food is good and it is easy to find. The service is excellent and that makes a huge difference. Each room also has a really nice coffee maker...More

Thank Sarita C
Response from Chris J, General Manager at Hotel Paradox, Autograph CollectionResponded 1 week ago

Sarita C, Thank you so much for choosing the Paradox and for visiting us multiple times. We absolutely loved having you back with us again and that you are receiving the service we work diligently in delivering. Next time you are in I would happily...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$240 - US$457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
#8 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$240 - US$457 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
#8 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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kst1
28 March 2018|
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Response from mastiffdad | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is no concierge lounge but the front desk provided coupons to use in the restaurant for a complimentary continental breakfast. Pastries yogurt fruit - not bad at all
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MOMOF2B
5 March 2018|
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Response from VishDhmn | Reviewed this property |
I used to walk to the beach from the hotel. Its not that far.
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MOMOF2B
18 February 2018|
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Response from MortgageWino | Reviewed this property |
We didn’t have need of one during our stay. That said, the staff are incredibly helpful and will either direct you or handle getting your items to a dry cleaner if needed.
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Room Tips
"Choose a room on a higher floor that faces the pool."
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"no need to buy water....they have an Reverse Osmosis water dispenser on every level of the hotel!"
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"I like near pool"
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"You have a view of the parking lot, or a view of the pool"
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