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Hotel Solares

600 Riverside Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

+1 831 458 9660

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based on 2,594 reviews

About Hotel Solares, Santa Cruz

Value for money

Hotel Solares is set in Santa Cruz and is a short walk from Santa Cruz Metro Bus Station. It is situated a brief stroll from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Santa Cruz Looff Carousel and Roller Coaster. The hotel offers guests private parking on site, as well as complimentary wireless internet to make the most of throughout their stay. Guests can take advantage of the recreational activities available, such as a Jacuzzi and an outdoor pool. The air conditioned rooms at Hotel Solares are bright and provide a private bathroom, a refrigerator and heating. They are also fitted with a microwave, a hair dryer and cable/satellite channels. The location of the hotel permits easy access to many tourist attractions. San Jose International Airport is a 45-minute drive away.

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Deluxe Rooms - River view


$345 totalAgoda.com
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Standard Rooms - Park view


$106 totalExpedia
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Double Rooms - Mountain view


$162 totalSnaptravel
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King Rooms - Courtyard view


$390 totalAgoda.com
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Queen Rooms - Ocean view


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Other Rooms - Water view


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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Lowered sink
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • Roll-in shower
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Adapted bath
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Window
  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Pool view
  • Storage available
  • Quiet street view
  • Seating area
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • City view


  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Additional bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Services and conveniences

  • Business center
  • Wake-up service
  • Mini-market on site
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Streaming service
  • Radio
  • TV


  • Picnic area
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony


  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Gift shop

Places of interest near Hotel Solares

Attractions in Santa Cruz, California curated by momondo

Hotel Solares location: 600 Riverside Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060


Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk0.8 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

India Joze0.2 mi
Saturn Cafe0.2 mi
Tampico Kitchen & Lounge0.2 mi
Kind Brewery0.2 mi

Hotel Solares Reviews

OkayBased on 2594 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Kids loved the breakfast ! (in 200 reviews)
  • "Friendly staff,very helpful!" (in 185 reviews)
  • Clean rooms and very nice staff! (in 171 reviews)
Cons -
  • The room was disgusting! (in 172 reviews)
  • They charge for parking! (in 56 reviews)
  • The parking lot is very small. (in 56 reviews)

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Hotel Solares room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • Hotel Solares is typically below the average price of 2 star hotels in Santa Cruz. On average, you can expect to pay $123 per night in Santa Cruz. Hotel Solares typically costs $85 per night, which is $38 cheaper than the Santa Cruz average.

  • Hotel Solares is 27.5 mi away from San Jose. You can typically expect your drive time from Hotel Solares to San Jose to be 1h 22min. It might be worth looking up traffic trends near your hotel if you are worried about saving time.

  • If you intend on renting a car to travel from San Jose to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that Hotel Solares offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for $26/day for a base model rental. A very popular option for travelers staying at Hotel Solares would be to take a taxi or ridesharing service from San Jose directly to the hotel.

  • Yes, you’re free to bring your dog with you while staying at Hotel Solares.

  • Yes, Hotel Solares has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • When staying at Hotel Solares there is just 0.6 mi between you and Santa Cruz city center. While making your way to the center of Santa Cruz, you should plan to visit Seymour Marine Discovery Center at Long Marine Laboratory, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • For questions regarding the hotel or your stay at Hotel Solares, call +1 831 458 9660.

  • Yes, Hotel Solares has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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