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Bella Notte - The Inn at East Cliff

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21305 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4839 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have stayed here twice, and really enjoyed our stays. The location is very convenient-close to the harbor and several great beaches. Easy drive to downtown and Capitola. Unusually good breakfast. Very pleasant owner and staff. Good wi-fi.

Thank Ann H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The last time we visited the Santa Cruz area (in June) we had reservations in Boulder Creek. That rental was such a nightmare that we didn’t even stay one night. We had a completely different experience in October at Bella Notte. PROS 1. Except for...More

Thank BetsyJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

Bella Notte is a good choice for a safe stop in Santa Cruz. It is by Twin Lakes, walkable to the beach. Busy street but rooms are well insulated. Some good restaurants close by including one of my favorites, Lago de Como. Also Johnny's on...More

Thank Ric S
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Quick weekend getaway from the Bay Area - stayed one night in Room 10 at Bella Notte. Excellent experience - room was lovely, large and clean. Had read reviews about noise from the street outside (it's a busy street, I guess) - but we had...More

1  Thank Karen J
Reviewed August 19, 2018

This was our first time at Bella Notte. Do not let the motel exterior fool you. The rooms are redecorated nicely. It was our anniversary and we were upgraded to a larger room. It was spacious with a fire place. I was apprehensive as it...More

Thank BDD_11_12
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$156 - US$226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
#2 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Price range
US$156 - US$226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
#2 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
#3 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
#10 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Traveller (68)
Room & Suite (206)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Adriana A
July 23, 2018|
Response from Virginia W | Reviewed this property |
I was in the largest room upstairs and yes there was a DVD player in the room. I think you can even check out movies in the office but no doubt there’s probably a redbox close by for rentals. You will love this little place... More
jacob k
March 12, 2018|
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I believe 7-9 I am not 100% sure on the time
Room Tips
"No elevator to the second floor."
1 week ago
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"We heard ahead of time that downstairs rooms experience a lot of noise from upstairs rooms - we stayed..."
Aug. 23, 2018
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"There is no elevator. So if stairs are a challenge carrying your own luggage, request a first story room."
Aug. 19, 2018
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"Hotel is on a main road. There is foot access to a nice beach. No elevator for those on the second floor."
Aug. 4, 2018
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