We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Motel Santa Cruz

    370 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-7210
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    US$65
    US$65
    US$65
    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (13)
    Overview
    • Excellent0%
    • Very good3%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible86%
    2 Sep 2017
    “Research before you book. This is a questionable establishment at the least. ”
    2 Sep 2017
    “Preying on the elderly”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    1.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Deals
    29 Oct30 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Check booking site for details
      US$65
      View Deal
    • Check booking site for details
      US$65
      View Deal
    • Check booking site for details
      US$65
      View Deal
    View all 32 deals
    Write a Review
    Reviews (59)
    There are newer reviews for Motel Santa Cruz
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    11 - 15 of 55 reviews

    Reviewed 28 September 2015

    booked a 1 night trip here in early september and it was one of the worst experiences ever (not to mention it ruined our weekend in santa cruz). Upon arriving at the hotel, i already began getting a weird feeling. The place reeked of marijuana,...More

    3  Thank Kevin K
    Reviewed 5 September 2015

    My boyfriend and I stayed here on 8/29/2015. Doesn't look THAT bad from the outside. However, room smelled HORRIBLE and was sooo outdated. But we survived. Morning of 8/30/2015 my boyfriend and I got ready to leave. We were carrying our stuff down the stairs...More

    3  Thank Janelly C
    Reviewed 22 August 2015

    This"hotel" is more the a hooker and drug dealer / addict headquarters. The rooms are filthy and the reception staff is horrible. There we're holes in the walls like from someone pushing it. Don't stay here especially with children.

    3  Thank jennymac39
    Reviewed 5 August 2015

    I really wanted to write a nice review because the front desk manager was so helpful, but this was a really icky motel. While I am accustomed to staying in much nicer accommodations, we only needed a room for one night and we didn't want...More

    1  Thank Kate O
    Reviewed 31 July 2015

    We were there for 2 nights. Motel looks great from the outside but the inside is musty and extremely outdated. Felt like I was in a cheap motel in Mexico. My white socks were so black from me stepping without my shoes that I had...More

    1  Thank Norma J
    Quality Inn
    505 reviews
    #5 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Sea & Sand Inn
    491 reviews
    #1 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
    572 reviews
    #4 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Best Western Plus Capitola By-The-Sea Inn & Suites
    674 reviews
    #2 of 4 hotels in Capitola
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$63 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline, Expedia, Hotels.com, TripOnline SA, Cancelon, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire and getaroom.com so you can book your Motel Santa Cruz reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Santa Cruz
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (13)
    Nearby
    Best Western Plus Capitola By-The-Sea Inn & Suites
    674 reviews
    4.65 km away
     
    Quality Inn
    505 reviews
    1.07 km away
     
    Sea & Sand Inn
    491 reviews
    1.53 km away
     
    Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
    572 reviews
    .53 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Buttery
    541 reviews
    .45 km away
    Surfrider Cafe
    140 reviews
    .62 km away
    Oswald
    113 reviews
    .66 km away
    Hindquarter Bar and Grille
    129 reviews
    .32 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Museum of Art & History
    63 reviews
    .68 km away
    McPherson Center
    7 reviews
    .68 km away
    Pacific Garden Mall
    23 reviews
    .71 km away
    Current eBikes
    17 reviews
    .80 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    Suzie P
    5 April 2015|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Suzie P | Reviewed this property |
    don't know: don't care. itz a dump!
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "Go somewhere else!"
    Read review
    "Do not stay here at all"
    Read review
    "BOOK SOMEWHERE ELSE, or at least in a room away from Ocean Ave."
    Read review
    "Just do NOT stay here. It's money poorly spent."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing