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Bay Front Inn

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  • Excellent32%
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“waffles”(36 reviews)
“walking distance”(23 reviews)
“clean rooms”(14 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Such a great place! very upgraded, Front desk is really great. Highly recommend it. The rooms are being remodeled, waffles are delicious in the morning. Walking distance to downtown and beach. had a really great experience with my family. I suggest booking directly through them...More

Thank CalderonFlora65
Reviewed 24 April 2017

My boyfriend took me to Santa Cruz for a weekend getaway. As soon as we stepped in the room we noticed a really nasty smell, took a while to air it out. The location of the hotel is too far from attractions. Worst of all,...More

Thank Amanda D
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Harassed by front desk person now because I would not sign for additional charges beyond the guaranteed rate and tax Was in my hotel room for over an hour before the front desk person came and began banging on the door demanding that I leave...More

Thank maxstauffer
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed one night on a college preview tour. Blood on the bathroom walls, dirty sheets and comforter. Floor was filthy with bottle caps still under the bed. Baseboards were rotten and covered in thick dirt. Doors and walls covered in dirt marks. I could go...More

1  Thank Kristy M
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The room was so small, when my husband was by the dresser I had to crawl over the bed to get to the bathroom! The toilet did not flush, and the toilet wasn't secured to the floor and it leaked. They told us breakfast was...More

Thank Sharon S
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Pool
Breakfast included
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Breakfast included
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
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US$91 - US$554 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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We were there over the winter holiday and they wouldn't let us check in early. Our room wasn't ready so they assigned us to a different one. I think we were checked in and our too about 3:30. We got there a little before 3.
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"Having peaked at a room upstairs near the lobby, those seem more updated."
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"Stay somewhere else!"
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"upstairs! new rooms"
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"Do not get a room by the swimming pool, we had to walk with the luggage and couldn't see our car"
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