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Roseville, California
Reviewed 27 July 2014

My wife and I enjoyed our stay, the room appeared clean, bed was comfortable had a small refrigerator and microwave. There is a Nob Hill market directly across the road a dairy Queen on the corner and Gayles bakery just up the street, nice quiet area but not within view of the pacific. However two blocks south and four or...

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Southrn California
Reviewed 22 June 2014

The hotel was set a bit off the beaten path, but still close to the freeway. The room was nice enough for the price and quite clean. Bed was comfortable. The staff was pleasant. The area felt safe, which I appreciate when I'm traveling alone on business. Will consider another stay the next time I'm in the area on business.

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Rolling Hills Estates, CA
Reviewed 10 June 2014

My daughter went to UC Santa Cruz, and we used to stay in this hotel a lot (it was the Capitola Inn then). We were in town for a wedding, and decided to stay there again. The clerk at reception was great - very helpful. The beds are comfortable. There was good hot water and wi-fi. The floor in our...

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Vacaville, California
Reviewed 8 June 2014

We just stayed at the Quality Inn this past week as we were in town to meet with some friends. The Front Desk person was nice. The room appeared clean with no issues. We then went out and came back at 10pm. My wife pulled the covers back and on the bed there was a pair of women's dirty underwear...

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santa cruz ca
Reviewed 8 June 2014

Price made me choose but by far I would recommend beause of Excellent staff and Clean accomadations.. Beautiful gardens,quiet , excellent location, friendly caring staff from front desk , breakfast staff and cleaning staff. I recommend to all go relax and enjoy yourself.

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Fremont, California
Reviewed 31 May 2014

We spent 1 night at this centrally located hotel just off Highway 1. The property is up on a little hill away from the street backing up to a neighborhood and very quiet. It is only a few blocks walk from a small shopping center with a Nob Hill foods and Starbucks and only a short drive to the main...

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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I have stayed here on several occasions for business. There are several restaurants within walking distance. The beach is close enough that you could walk....if you were so inclined (maybe 1.5 miles?). Peets Roast and grocery store very close. If you have children and you don't want to have to drive far to get all your needs then this is...

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Fresno, California, USA
Reviewed 5 May 2014

I stayed here for one night on business in April. I used Hotwire and got a price of $90 plus tax, a pretty good rate for this area. The stay was nice. The room was a little small and there was a large stain on the bedspread. I was on the second floor and there are no elevators. I had...

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Denair, California
Reviewed 27 April 2014

This place is quiet the rooms are clean and the beds are comfortable! But we had dirty towels to be exact the towels had hairs stuck in them. After that I had to examine all the towels which were awful. Only 1 bath towel, washcloth and hand towel person. The towels are small and thin they need better quality. The...

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Spokane, Washington
Reviewed 31 March 2014

It wasn't anything special, but was nice enough accommodations. Hey, beggars can't be choosers at the beach. It's the friction' Taj Mahal compared to most other $99 accommodations in the area. The rooms were spacious and breakfast had a generous helping of choices, not just the staple toast and oatmeal that serves as a free breakfast in most hotels. If...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Breakfast Available
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled between the endless beaches of Capitola, CA and the lush Santa Cruz Mountains, the Quality Inn(R) & Suites Capitola By the Sea is surrounded by famous wineries, golf courses and state parks. This Capitola, CA hotel is only minutes away from popular attractions like Pleasure Point, Seacliff State Beach, Capitola Village, Wharf and Beach, Mystery Spot and Monterey Bay Aquarium. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Quality Inn and Suites Capitola By the Sea

Address: 720 Hill St., Capitola, CA 95010
Region: United States > California > Capitola
Price Range: $145 - $279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Quality Inn and Suites Capitola By the Sea 2.5*
Number of rooms: 55
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“The upstairs rooms have the best balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles 1stLadyrider, 14 Apr 2016 | Read review
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“Ask for room on the 2nd floor (if you are OK climbing stairs, no elevators here) or at least away from the parking lot.”
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“Upstairs was definitely quieter and we felt more secure”
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“Book a room away from the freeway for a more quiet experience. 2nd floor no elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles gdncd, 17 Aug 2014 | Read review
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