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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 Motel looks great from the outside but the inside is musty and extremely outdated.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 to throw them away. We walked through the neighborhood at night and it was a...

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Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

at this hotel for a two night stay. Loved that it had a mini fridge and a microwave. But the room seemed to be falling apart. One thing I really hated was the ice machine was on the second floor and u had to pay for the ice.other than that it was ok we spent most of our time out...

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Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

Kicked us out while we were getting ready! Some of us were half naked and the guy was telling us to get out!! The lady at the desk was yelling at us and was extremely unprofessional. It was dirty and VERRYY unsanitary. I DO NOT RECOMMEND THIS HOTEL TO ANYONE. Do not let the pictures fool you. If I could...

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Thank anni R
Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 7 July 2015

Ugh, this is an absolute dump not a motel, it is filthy, worn out everything, stained everything, smelly, this motel is not fit for regular human beings and is obviously a place for transients, drug deals and prostitutes. Its like the motel on the TV series "Breaking Bad". The people that own this place should be ashamed and out of...

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Bay of Islands, New Zealand
Reviewed 31 May 2015

We ended up staying at this dump because everywhere we tried was full on a long memorial weekend and we arrived late,obviously we should have checked the reviews first, everything we have since read on the negative reviews we agree with. We are from New Zealand and were on a vacation, everywhere we stayed in the USA [ except this...

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1Thank GregnSina
Badger, South Dakota
Reviewed 1 April 2015

I can only reiterate previous reviews: Lack of towels and wash cloths (had to go to front desk for more; washed but stained); thermostat needed batteries (and still didn't work); no facial tissues; no nite stands; no place to put luggage or hang clothes; pillows in shams (afraid to take them out for fear of what would be inside); 50...

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1Thank Suzie P
Modesto, California
Reviewed 17 February 2015

This is by far the worst Hotel I have ever stayed it. We booked a room here because about every other Hotel was packed due to it being Valentine's day. We were not expecting any thing fancy but for 350 $ after I expected a bit more. Our room did not have any night stands, a chair, or a place...

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5Thank Kate C
San Francisco Bay Area
Reviewed 29 September 2014

My husband and I wanted to go to Santa Cruz for a last minute weekend. Unfortunately we picked a weekend during which Santa Cruz was hosting a cheerleading competition, a triathlon, and UCSC move-in weekend so this was literally the only hotel left in town. Motel Santa Cruz took advantage of this (as is their right) and we had to...

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2Thank travelfreak777
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 17 September 2014

cheapest place I could find on a summer weekend. If you need a relatively clean bathroom and bed this place is ok. If you want more than that- go elsewhere. Exterior is poor, clientel is not great. Free parking is highlight

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Fresno, California, United States
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We rented a room here and it was nothing like the pictures depicted it to be. The room was absolutely disgusting. It smelled like smoke and dogs. The smell was so overwhelming we contemplated on sleeping with door open. We were in a non-smoking room. There were questionable stains on the pillow cases and sheets. Multiple burn marks on the...

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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Motel Santa Cruz

Address: 370 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-7210
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $88 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1.5 star — Motel Santa Cruz 1.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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“Go somewhere else!”
 of 5 bubbles R9usl, 6 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Do not stay here at all”
 of 5 bubbles janellyc2015, 4 Sep 2015 | Read review
“BOOK SOMEWHERE ELSE, or at least in a room away from Ocean Ave.”
 of 5 bubbles kateo616, 4 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Just do NOT stay here. It's money poorly spent.”
 of 5 bubbles 199suziep, 1 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Do not choose one at all here!”
 of 5 bubbles 839shelv, 24 Aug 2014 | Read review
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