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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz

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  • Average11%
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You can relish the comforts of home when you choose to stay at our Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites Santa Cruz. Our hotel's location offers easy access to the Boardwalk, picturesque beaches, towering redwoods and terrific shopping. Our new Santa Cruz, CA hotel is the perfect starting point for a trip to Northern California.Corporate guests appreciate our business amenities and the location of our hotel in Santa Cruz, CA. We are located near local businesses such as Plantronics, Santa Cruz County Offices and UC Santa Cruz. We offer free high-speed, wireless Internet access and a 24-hour business center, so you can stay productive while you travel. You can enjoy a barefoot stroll along the beach, thrill rides at the historic Santa Cruz Boardwalk or a visit to the Surfing Museum because our Santa Cruz hotel's location is perfect for a California vacation. The family might love a ride on the Roaring Camp Railroad through the Redwood forest. It's easy to take a vineyard tour, indulge in shopping at the Capitola Village or take a stroll along the Santa Cruz wharf.Our hotel in Santa Cruz, CA has outstanding amenities like a well-equipped Fitness Center, a Sauna and a sparkling, outdoor pool and guest patio. Our contemporary rooms pamper you with HDTV and iPod docking stations. There's even a free, hot breakfast. Discover why we're the best choice among hotels in Santa Cruz, CA.
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Property amenities
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Mid-range
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64Somewhat walkable
Grade: 64 out of 100
133Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
23Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

What a great hotel in a very convenient location. I stayed here for one night during a business trip and it met all of my needs. The room I stayed in was very comfortable, spacious, clean, and, surprisingly, very quiet. Wi-fi was of a decent...More

Thank deniseacole
Reviewed September 3, 2018

l like the nice and clean room. The bed is really comfortable and cozy. Good experience with this hotel. Some parking lots are under ground so when you park your car you better need to be careful. Because parking space is a little bit small....More

Thank Jintae K
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Good structure with all the sevices necessary: swimming pool, laundry self-service, garage internal, excellent breakfast included. The room and the bath are of dimensions standard well furnished and very clean. How already said the breakfast is very good, varies and very abundant. Is located near...More

Thank 1968eyoinn
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This is a skeleton place just enough to park your bags before you hit the beach. Not much to expect, as it anyways supposed to be a budget place. But the rooms that I got had 2 queen beds, that I did not expect.More

Thank Shanmuga_S_M
Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa CruzResponded September 17, 2018

Hi there, Shanmuga_S_M! I came across your review and it disappoints me to see that you did not have an exceptional experience due to the issues you had with the service you received. I get your sentiments and I'm sorry. What you described certainly isn't...More

Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

There was a nasty sticky black goo on the bathroom floor when we arrived. In the morning I alerted the front desk and asked for it to be cleaned. When we got back that evening it was still there. I asked again the next morning...More

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Response from IHGService, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa CruzResponded September 5, 2018

Hello Gabriel S, Thank you for your for posting a review from your recent stay with us. I am truly sorry for the service you received, uncleaned room and billing issues you had during your stay. I understand the inconvenience this has caused you as...More

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Grace G
September 19, 2016|
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Response from kevin h | Reviewed this property |
I think your question is best directed at the hotel, I was only a guest there.
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Nancy G
July 7, 2016|
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Response from SteveTraveler | Reviewed this property |
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Room Tips
"Rooms away from the front are quieter"
SMChico2
Aug. 1, 2018
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"Price varied quite a bit from night to night, so shop around if dates are flexible."
schmidtmomto6
Jul. 20, 2018
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"Ask for a room that does not face the street."
brookeg827
Jan. 25, 2018
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"Farther from the street is good, quieter rooms."
rodn87
Dec. 19, 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$106 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
holiday inn express santa cruz hotel santa cruzholiday inn santa cruz
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaSanta Cruz
NUMBER OF ROOMS
100
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