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    Dream Inn

    175 W. Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5438
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    Reviewed 21 January 2016

    Every room has an ocean view. It's beautiful. It's hip. It's so very Santa Cruz. Yay! I've stayed at The Dream Inn for extended periods on several occasions I will likely stay here again. So here's some details that will hopefully help others plan for...More

    1  Thank MonarchX
    Response from rshelley, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 1 February 2016

    Dear MonarchX, We are glad you are able to visit us on a regular basis. Please accept my apology for the condition you found your room. We will be remodeling the rooms this fall and look forward to having you back again. Your detailed comments...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2016 via mobile

    We were here for four nights due to a family event in town. The room was modern, clean and comfortable and large. The bed and pillows are truly plush. It rained a lot but even still the private terrace is a delight and we could...More

    1  Thank shozgirl
    Response from rshelley, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 1 February 2016

    Dear Shozgirl, Thank you for your recent review in regard to staying at the Dream Inn. Please accept my apology for the robe not being delivered as well as the timing for dinner. I have shared your comments with the mangers and very much appreciate...More

    Reviewed 18 January 2016

    This hotel is right on the beach a short walking distance from the pier. We stayed over Christmas and had no issues with beach noise. We were also on the 3rd floor which had amazing views of the water. We did not try the hotel...More

    1  Thank Melissa N
    Response from rshelley, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 1 February 2016

    Dear Melissa, Thank you so much for your wonderful 5 circle review. This is a fun time of the year to visit and make the Dream Inn a winter retreat. The waves and surf are mesmerizing to watch. We look forward to your return. Warm...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2016

    Staff amazing, so inviting when you arrive, from the valet who answered do we need a person to unload our vehicle or can we do that. You can do that, he brings us a hotel cart and helps with our luggage, valet parking is a...More

    1  Thank Cheryl C
    Response from rshelley, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 1 February 2016

    Dear Cheryl, Thank you for staying with us and providing your comments. Hearing the staff is amazing always provides a little reward for the efforts for the work they do. Our views are pretty awesome as well as the calming sounds of the ocean. However...More

    Reviewed 7 January 2016

    We stayed for 2 days at this hotel. This property is right on the beach! We had a ground floor room with pool and beach view and it was lovely. The pools are warm and enjoyable. The rooms are clean. The service is good. The...More

    3  Thank 127lucretiah
    Response from rshelley, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 1 February 2016

    Dear 127lucertiah, Thank you for staying with us and providing your comments especially as it relates to service and location. Service we continually strive to improve each day and location, we have been blessed. I am sorry the room service fee's weren't better noted to...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$278 - US$687 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #2 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #7 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • Room types
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 165
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    • Dream Hotel Santa Cruz ,
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    HannahD87
    26 May 2017|
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    Response from Mermaid51061 | Reviewed this property |
    I believe it is, since there were a lot of people in it. I didn't check the temp though so I don't know how warm it was. There is also a Jacuzzi.
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    Nancy C
    9 May 2017|
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    Response from Darren P | Property representative |
    Hi Nancy C, thanks for the note. We do not allow pets at the hotel thanks Darren
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    Dubiegirl
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from Gillian M | Reviewed this property |
    Apologies for answering you so late, I believe it is 3 p.m. late but worth the wait!
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    "Don't pay extra for a pool side room."
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    "Tower room was quiet as far from noisy pool."
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    "If you have kids, you'll want a room over the pool. Otherwise, tower rooms."
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    "best rooms are the high roomsgf in the tower"
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