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The Islander Motel

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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average19%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

Booked three nights, but then quickly found option I was happier with. Canceled through email address provided on confirmation. I never heard anything one way or the other, and then charges appeared on my credit card - first the full amount, changed ultimately to a...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2015

Boyfriend and I stayed here. Nothing fancy, but it was clean, in a great location and was a great price. Stayed on a Thursday evening. Pool looked clean and had nice warm water, but didn't get chance to swim. Room and bed comfortable and clean,...More

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Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

We arrived late in the evening and, as reviewers have mentioned, parking was tight. The room was very clean and tidy. Furnishings seemed nicer than your average motel/hotel. Typically slow WiFi that we found at many of the hotels throughout our trip. Santa Cruz is...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and I were supposed to stay here, however, there were problems as soon as we pulled in. We were traveling with a trailer (5x8 uhaul type). We took two parallel parking spaces right by the pool in order to check in. As soon...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2015

Owner operated for 23 years! We had just stayed at a Quality Inn and a Travelodge in the same area around the same price and this was better. Very clean! Well run and organized. Lovely woman who usually runs front desk who is one of...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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US$78 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
#5 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$78 - US$294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
#5 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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I think it does...but I would say call them to see if there is and reserve it
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"Ocean Avenue is a 'drag strip' on the weekends, so a bit noisy, but the hotel itself, and the..."
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"we were on the second floor (room 230) very close to the street above the office and I heard nothing after I..."
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"It seems second floor not handicap accessible. We stayed in ground floor room and were not bothered by noise..."
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"Rooms in back are quieter. Upstairs tends to get more traffic noise."
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