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Reviewed yesterday NEW

the room was very pretty and simple - the view from the room was great - the people were so nice and helpful - we really enjoyed our stay there and highly recommend it - it was easy walking distance to the wharf and the boardwalk with many good restaurants around-

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Killarney, Ireland
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We got the last room available & it was a wonderful room. Covered parking, kitchen/dining, living room. There is a patio on the back of the room that over looks the water, there is a hot tub and grill on the patio. I read some other reviews that said the area was noisy all hours. Although it is in a...

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Seal Beach, California, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a great little hotel right by the boardwalk. It was easy to find and we were able to walk to dinner. Every room has a view. We particularly loved the fireplace in our room - it had a push start and warmed us right up. We opened the windows for just a bit and loved being able to...

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed in this hotel several times in the last few years. Every time has been lovely. The view, the happy hour wine and cheese snacks by the fireplace, the breakfast bar in the morning, it's always been lovely. This time the rooms had had an upgrade since the last time I was there. The decor was lovely and...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Sea and Sand Inn the first week in January 2017. This probably impacts my review because the weather was terrible and the town was not busy. This inn is very convenient to the Santa Cruz wharf and boardwalk as well as nice walks along W. Cliff Ave. The view is really pretty. We stayed in one...

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Atascadero, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our desire to stay and the Sea & Sand was primarily its proximity to the boardwalk. I was searching for a place a bit away from the hustle and bustle of the boardwalk, but wanted to be close enough we could walk there. This was a perfect fit. The location in in unparalleled. You are above the beach; have an...

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Alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I don't understand why more reviewers don't mention the loud traffic that does not let up til well after dark. If you don't mind noise that competes with the ocean roar, you can enjoy great views, nearby walks, spacious rooms and a good simple breakfast. I should note that our room was cursed with a sticky bathroom door that took...

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Punta Gorda,fl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Updated room was very nice. We had an interesting "fireplace" on flatscreen "tv' which also served as the room heater. Wine was served early evening which was a nice surprise. Good continental breakfast. Convenient to big pier nearby with shops and restaurants.

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Fairfield, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is fantastic---view of the Wharf, Boardwalk, Beach, & Ocean. It was so nice to relax and listen to the surf. Our room was so comfortable and we really enjoyed the gas fireplace. The staff is very accommodating and welcoming. PERFECT!

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Sunnyvale, CA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very comfortable room. We stayed on the first floor. The tub in the room was and still is a one person tub. 24 hour coffee, breakfast, coffee with scones and other goodies in the afternoon and wine and cheese time before you go out on the town. The customer service was excellent.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The ocean-front Sea & Sand Inn has always been popular with savvy out-of-towners, but a major renovation in 2009 has added a whole new “wow” factor. Three new luxury king spa rooms with ocean view balconies were added; two spacious family cottages with private hot tubs and three other spa rooms were also upgraded. All 22 rooms have a fantastic ocean front view of sparkling Monterey Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea & Sand Inn

Address: 201 W Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $219 - $305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Sea And Sand Hotel Santa Cruz
Hotel Sea And Sand
Sea And Sand Inn Santa Cruz
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
#2 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
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“I'm not sure if they have elevators, so if you have a lot of luggage, you might go with a bottom floor.”
 of 5 bubbles TrishaM870, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“You may want to request an upstairs room as there was a bit of foot traffic going past our room on the way to breakfast.”
 of 5 bubbles lesth821, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“This is a relatively small inn. All rooms overlook the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles rebeccam776, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“If a light sleeper, ask for a second floor room away from a common walkway where gates are located.”
 of 5 bubbles Starlet62, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I think the best rooms are on the second floor. Private lanais upstares.”
 of 5 bubbles bigbadmel, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
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