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Torch Lite Inn

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good23%
  • Average30%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible21%
10 Feb 2018
“Beetles IN MY BED!”
8 Nov 2017
“Worst of the worst”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed February 10, 2018 via mobile

Late last night I came into the hotel room and first thing I noticed was a BEETLE IN MY BED! I felt disgusting!!!! My sister and I later found more bugs throughout the room. Next morning my sister took a shower and told me she...More

Thank jjjuuullliiiaaa
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Lite InnResponded February 12, 2018

Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at our hotel. We are naturally disappointed to see that your experience with us did not live up to your expectations. We take great pride in providing excellent service in all areas of our operation and it is...More

Reviewed November 8, 2017

The rooms are not clean the area is scary . Hard to get to. Room had leaking plumbing under the wash basin and the carpet was wet under it. No toilet paper holder or toilet paper in the bathroom TV and phone didn't work. When...More

Thank Larry C
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Lite InnResponded November 12, 2017

Hi Larry, We are disappointed to hear that you had so many housekeeping and maintenance issues during your stay. We will discuss your feedback with our entire team, to ensure that we take all appropriate action to ensure that these issues are resolved for future...More

Reviewed October 18, 2017

Our stay was wonderful we loved Hotel our room was clean bed was very comfortable we spent our most of time in beach our two nights stay was excellent we will come back in Christmas again front desk and cleaning people were very nice

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Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Lite InnResponded October 24, 2017

Hi Cristi, Thank you for your review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I was truly delighted when reading your lovely comments. We look forward to your return at Christmas! Best Regards, Torch Lite Inn Customer Care Team

Reviewed October 12, 2017

Santa Cruz is my spot for almost all the weekends. I have stayed so many places around but this place is worth for $$. Nice clean rooms, great service, and good breakfast. Perfect place for going to beach and boardwalk or being lazy at the...More

Thank Syed S
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Lite InnResponded October 16, 2017

Hi Syed, We are happy to have hosted you for your trip to Santa Cruz, and we are so pleased to have provided you with a great, suitable place to stay. It's great to hear that you intend to stay with us again, we are...More

Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

This is the worst hotel of our 6 week trip! What a hide charging 260 per night! Santa Cruz is over priced and over rated, by pass it! This feels like a per hour hotel, just disgusting. The furniture is old, the place isn't clean,...More

Thank Jenny B
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
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US$79 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$79 - US$361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#12 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Yes. the area is safe. The Hotel is typical of accommodations you will find this close to the boardwalk. My 14 yr old daughter and her three friends stayed in a room one away from mine. I didn't fear for their safety nor... More
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"Rooms near the pool are my favorites, easy access to picnic tables on the first floor."
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"I was on the ground floor and I could hear the people above me. I would suggest asking for a room on the..."
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