Hotels in Santa Cruz

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Top Santa Cruz hotels

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Chaminade Resort & Spa
Chaminade Resort & Spa
7.4
$198
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Dream Inn Santa Cruz
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
9.0
$225
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Oceana Inn
Oceana Inn
6.8
$67
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Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
8.7
$191
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Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
7.7
$87
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Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
8.4
$175
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Ocean Pacific Lodge
Ocean Pacific Lodge
8.6
$98
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Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
8.6
$161
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Best Western Plus All Suites Inn
Best Western Plus All Suites Inn
7.6
$116
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Casablanca On The Beach
Casablanca On The Beach
7.9
$147
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National 9 Santa Cruz
National 9 Santa Cruz
7.8
$78
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Babbling Brook Inn
Babbling Brook Inn
8.6
$186
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Salt Air Lodge
Salt Air Lodge
6.2
$69
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Surf City Inn & Suites
Surf City Inn & Suites
6.0
$77
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Hitching Post Studios Inn
Hitching Post Studios Inn
8.1
$81
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Capri Motel
Capri Motel
6.7
$62
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Hotel Solares
Hotel Solares
6.8
$90
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The Islander Motel
The Islander Motel
8.2
$69
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Best Western Inn
Best Western Inn
8.2
$102
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz
8.4
$122
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Harbor Inn
Harbor Inn
8.6
$89
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Continental Inn
Continental Inn
7.9
$91
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Bay Front Inn Santa Cruz
Bay Front Inn Santa Cruz
7.4
$93
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Motel Santa Cruz
Motel Santa Cruz
5.1
$75
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Ocean Echo Inn And Beach Cottages
Ocean Echo Inn And Beach Cottages
8.7
$172
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Quality Inn Santa Cruz
Quality Inn Santa Cruz
7.6
$91
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Inn At Pasatiempo
Inn At Pasatiempo
8.4
$121
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Howard Johnson by Wyndham Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Howard Johnson by Wyndham Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
7.3
$83
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Mission Inn
Mission Inn
8.5
$102
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Beach Street Inn and Suites
Beach Street Inn and Suites
8.9
$179
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Riverside Inn & Suites Santa Cruz
Riverside Inn & Suites Santa Cruz
7.7
$72
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Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Santa Cruz, Ca
Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Santa Cruz, Ca
8.8
$153
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Santa Cruz Hostel Society
Santa Cruz Hostel Society
2.5
$32
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Hampton Inn Santa Cruz
Hampton Inn Santa Cruz
8.2
$149
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Comfort Inn Beach-Boardwalk Area
Comfort Inn Beach-Boardwalk Area
7.7
$103
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Ocean Gate Inn
Ocean Gate Inn
6.4
$71
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Ramada Limited Santa Cruz
Ramada Limited Santa Cruz
7.3
$80
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West Cliff Inn - A Four Sisters Inn
West Cliff Inn - A Four Sisters Inn
9.3
$217
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Pacific Blue Inn
Pacific Blue Inn
8.9
$150
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Rio Vista Suites
Rio Vista Suites
8.0
$120
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Things to do in Santa Cruz

Main Beach
Natural Bridges State Park
State Lighthouse Museum

Are there hotels available near Main Beach?

Hotels near Main Beach are typically 37% less expensive than the average hotel in Santa Cruz, which is $213.

Hotels near Main Beach
Budget Inn Santa Cruz
Best value
Budget Inn Santa Cruz
7.9
$67
Pacific Inn Santa Cruz
#1 Most popular
Pacific Inn Santa Cruz
5.7
$74
Fireside Inn Santa Cruz
#2 Most popular
Fireside Inn Santa Cruz
7.3
$88
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
#3 Most popular
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
9.0
$225
Bay Front Inn Santa Cruz
#4 Most popular
Bay Front Inn Santa Cruz
7.3
$93
Casablanca On The Beach
#5 Most popular
Casablanca On The Beach
7.9
$147
Babbling Brook Inn
Babbling Brook Inn
8.6
$186
Sea & Sand Inn
Sea & Sand Inn
8.9
$168
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
8.6
$161
Ocean Pacific Lodge
Ocean Pacific Lodge
8.6
$98
Beach Street Inn and Suites
Beach Street Inn and Suites
8.9
$179
Rio Vista Suites
Rio Vista Suites
8.0
$120

Are there hotels available near Natural Bridges State Park?

Hotels near Natural Bridges State Park are typically 49% more expensive than the average hotel in Santa Cruz, which is $213.

Hotels near Natural Bridges State Park
Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Santa Cruz, Ca
Best value
Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Santa Cruz, Ca
8.8
$153
1.5 Blks To Natural Bridges Beach! Hot Tub, Firepit .The Best Location!
#1 Most popular
1.5 Blks To Natural Bridges Beach! Hot Tub, Firepit .The Best Location!
9.5
$292
Fantastic Location, Steps To The Pacific Ocean, Clean Comfortable House..
#2 Most popular
Fantastic Location, Steps To The Pacific Ocean, Clean Comfortable House..
9.8
$647
Westside 3 BR + loft Overlooks Natural Bridges Beach. Great for Families!
#3 Most popular
Westside 3 BR + loft Overlooks Natural Bridges Beach. Great for Families!
10.0
$468
Westside Beauty
#4 Most popular
Westside Beauty
$313
Serenity At Natural Bridges - Short Stroll To Beach
#5 Most popular
Serenity At Natural Bridges - Short Stroll To Beach
9.0
$428
Fantastic Santa Cruz House with White Water Views. Sleeps 8
Fantastic Santa Cruz House with White Water Views. Sleeps 8
9.5
$678
Walk To Natural Bridges Beach & Cafes 30 Day Min Family Friendly
Walk To Natural Bridges Beach & Cafes 30 Day Min Family Friendly
10.0
Santa Cruz Beach House
Santa Cruz Beach House
$614
Great View of the Ocean, Featured on Architect's Tour
Great View of the Ocean, Featured on Architect's Tour
9.8
$587

Are there hotels available near State Lighthouse Museum?

momondo users recommends 12 hotels to users looking to stay near State Lighthouse Museum. Hotels in this area have an average price of $284 per night. These prices may change based on several factors, such as time of year. Hotels near State Lighthouse Museum are typically 24% more expensive than the average hotel in Santa Cruz, which is $213.

Hotels near State Lighthouse Museum
Darling House B & B
Best value
Darling House B & B
8.2
$132
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
#1 Most popular
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
9.0
$225
Sea & Sand Inn
#2 Most popular
Sea & Sand Inn
8.9
$168
Santa Cruz Beach House - Steps to Beach, Wharf, Boardwalk, Cowells, Lighthouse
#3 Most popular
Santa Cruz Beach House - Steps to Beach, Wharf, Boardwalk, Cowells, Lighthouse
9.3
$256
Family Fun With Old World Charm In A Five Star Location
#4 Most popular
Family Fun With Old World Charm In A Five Star Location
9.6
$443
Casita De Santa Cruz - Steps from Scenic West Cliff Drive
#5 Most popular
Casita De Santa Cruz - Steps from Scenic West Cliff Drive
9.8
$318
Cute apartment with great views of Ocean
Cute apartment with great views of Ocean
10.0
$261
Oceanside Victorian Cottage Located On Scenic West Cliff Drive
Oceanside Victorian Cottage Located On Scenic West Cliff Drive
9.9
$175
Historic 1887 Carriage House Located On Landmark Property: Shelter In Paradise!
Historic 1887 Carriage House Located On Landmark Property: Shelter In Paradise!
10.0
$266
Short walk to beautiful West Cliff Drive
Short walk to beautiful West Cliff Drive
10.0
$348
New! Luxurious Large Villa Best Location In Santa Cruz
New! Luxurious Large Villa Best Location In Santa Cruz
10.0
$805
Full Ocean View Beach House W/Hot Tub/Aquarium Passes/Bikes
Full Ocean View Beach House W/Hot Tub/Aquarium Passes/Bikes
9.5

When to book a hotel in Santa Cruz

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Low Season
November
High Season
August

cheapest month to stay

22%

expected price decrease

most expensive time to stay

22%

expected price increase

Price
$173 - $279
Highest day of week
Saturday
Cheapest day of week
Monday

av. price over the last two weeks

Average price (weeknight)

$189

av. price over the last two weeks

av. price over the last two weeks

Average price (weekend night)

$258

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Cheapest time to book
The cheapest time to book hotels in Santa Cruz is: 1-2 star, 83 days before. 3 star, 82 days before.
1-2 star
$134 - $189
3 star
$194 - $231
4-5 star
$290 - $327

How much does a hotel in Santa Cruz cost per night?

Use the information below to find quality Santa Cruz hotel rooms for low prices
2 stars and below
Oceana Inn
#1 most popular
Oceana Inn
6.8
$67
Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
#2 most popular
Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
7.7
$87
Capri Motel
Best value
Capri Motel
6.7
$62
3 stars
Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
#1 most popular
Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
8.4
$175
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
#2 most popular
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
8.6
$161
Rio Vista Suites
Best value
Rio Vista Suites
8.0
$120
4 stars and above
Chaminade Resort & Spa
#1 most popular
Chaminade Resort & Spa
7.4
$198
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
#2 most popular
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
9.0
$225
Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
Best value
Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
8.7
$191

Cheap hotels in Santa Cruz

These hotels and hostels are the cheapest accommodations available in Santa Cruz
Capri Motel
Capri Motel
6.7
$62
The Islander Motel
The Islander Motel
8.2
$69
Oceana Inn
Oceana Inn
6.8
$67
Ocean Gate Inn
Ocean Gate Inn
6.4
$71
Salt Air Lodge
Salt Air Lodge
6.2
$69
Riverside Inn & Suites Santa Cruz
Riverside Inn & Suites Santa Cruz
7.7
$72

Get the best value hotel in Santa Cruz

These hotels have the best prices for their ratings
Hitching Post Studios Inn
Hitching Post Studios Inn
8.1
$81
Riverside Inn & Suites Santa Cruz
Riverside Inn & Suites Santa Cruz
7.7
$72
The Islander Motel
The Islander Motel
8.2
$69
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
9.0
$225
Harbor Inn
Harbor Inn
8.6
$89
Oceana Inn
Oceana Inn
6.8
$67

Santa Cruz travel information

How long do people stay in Santa Cruz?

1 night is the typical length of stay for people visiting Santa Cruz.

How much does a hotel cost in Santa Cruz?

On average, rooms will be priced around $119 per night when booking a hotel in Santa Cruz; however the price you pay for your room will vary significantly depending on seasonality, location and facilities.

When is the best time to book a hotel in Santa Cruz?

In November prices are at their lowest and represents the most cost effective time to book a hotel room in Santa Cruz. You may find the cost of your room has decreased by 21%.

Which day is cheapest to stay in Santa Cruz?

Hotel rooms in Santa Cruz are generally cheapest on Sunday and more costly on Friday.

How much does a hostel in Santa Cruz cost?

$93 is how much a hostel (and up to 2 star hotels) in Santa Cruz could cost you each night. Booking a hostel could save you $26 when compared to the average price of a hotel in Santa Cruz.


Looking for a specific type of hotel?

Check out these great hotels in Santa Cruz that are perfect for any stay
Romantic Hotels in Santa Cruz
Aqua Breeze Inn
Best value
Aqua Breeze Inn
7.5
$76
Chaminade Resort & Spa
#1 Most popular
Chaminade Resort & Spa
7.4
$198
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
#2 Most popular
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
9.0
$225
Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
#3 Most popular
Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
8.7
$191
Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
#4 Most popular
Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
7.7
$87
Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
#5 Most popular
Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
8.4
$175
Ocean Pacific Lodge
Ocean Pacific Lodge
8.6
$98
Kid-Friendly Hotels in Santa Cruz
Aqua Breeze Inn
Best value
Aqua Breeze Inn
7.5
$76
Chaminade Resort & Spa
#1 Most popular
Chaminade Resort & Spa
7.4
$198
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
#2 Most popular
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
9.0
$225
Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
#3 Most popular
Hotel Paradox, Autograph Collection
8.7
$191
Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
#4 Most popular
Comfort Inn Santa Cruz
7.7
$87
Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
#5 Most popular
Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley
8.4
$175
Ocean Pacific Lodge
Ocean Pacific Lodge
8.6
$98

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