Budget Inn Santa Cruz

110 San Lorenzo Boulevard, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

+1 831 426 2828

per night


based on 694 reviews

About Budget Inn Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz

Value for money

Situated a short walk from Santa Cruz Metro Bus Station, Budget Inn Santa Cruz offers guests a convenient base while in Santa Cruz. It is located a brief walk from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Santa Cruz Looff Carousel and Roller Coaster. The motel treats guests to a 24-hour reception and a wake-up service. Amenities include free wireless internet access, a terrace and a garden. The motel's rooms are spacious and feature a kitchenette that is equipped with a refrigerator and a microwave. Budget Inn Santa Cruz is situated amongst the area's popular attractions, dining options, nightlife and shops, and Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History is within walking distance. San Jose International Airport is a 45-minute drive away.

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Deluxe Rooms - Lake view


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Queen Rooms - Garden view


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Other Rooms - Ocean view


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Motel Amenities & Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • 24hr front desk
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • No smoking
  • Wake-up service


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Body soap
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Air-conditioned
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating


  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette


  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Family rooms
  • Telephone
  • Hardwood or parquet floors

Health and safety

  • CCTV outside property
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Carbon monoxide detector

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Flat-screen TV


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • No smoking


  • Fax/photocopying

Places of interest near Budget Inn Santa Cruz

Attractions in Santa Cruz, California curated by momondo

Budget Inn Santa Cruz location: 110 San Lorenzo Boulevard, Santa Cruz, CA 95060


Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk0.7 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Surf City Grill0.3 mi
Golden Palace0.3 mi
Saturn Cafe0.4 mi
Beach Street Cafe0.4 mi

Budget Inn Santa Cruz Reviews

GreatBased on 694 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • "Attentive staff,clean rooms,very quiet and comfortable" (in 70 reviews)
  • The staff here are EXTREMELY FRIENDLY! (in 50 reviews)
  • Friendly staff and great location. (in 46 reviews)
Cons -
  • Room was dirty as fuck. (in 40 reviews)
  • Moldings and shower corners very dirty. (in 13 reviews)
  • There was a free parking lot. (in 10 reviews)

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Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • There is a $56/night difference in the average price of 2 star hotels in Santa Cruz ($136/night) and the average nightly rate at Budget Inn Santa Cruz ($80/night).

  • Drive distance from San Jose to Budget Inn Santa Cruz and vice versa is 27.6 mi and the overall drive time is about 1h 22min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • Budget Inn Santa Cruz has parking available on site for customers of the hotel. With that in mind, the most efficient way to not only get from San Jose to the hotel, but also around Santa Cruz during your stay may be renting a car. Car rentals in Santa Cruz are on average $34/day. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from San Jose to Budget Inn Santa Cruz, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at Budget Inn Santa Cruz. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +1 831 426 2828.

  • The city center nearest to Budget Inn Santa Cruz is Santa Cruz, which is 0.8 mi away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Seymour Marine Discovery Center at Long Marine Laboratory, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • If you have questions or concerns about your stay at Budget Inn Santa Cruz, call +1 831 426 2828 to speak with a front desk representative.

  • Yes, Budget Inn Santa Cruz has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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