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Ocean Gate Inn

111 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060

+1 831 429 8244

per night


based on 403 reviews


Value for money

Situated close to Santa Cruz Metro Bus Station, Ocean Gate Inn provides guests with a convenient base when in Santa Cruz. It provides a 24-hour reception and a lift, and is a brief walk from Santa Cruz Looff Carousel and Roller Coaster and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Ocean Gate Inn Santa Cruz's rooms provide a refrigerator, a private bathroom and a ceiling fan, plus all the necessities for a comfortable stay. They offer ironing facilities and a telephone. The hotel is under a 45-minute drive from San Jose International Airport and Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History is a short stroll away. Additionally, a range of tourist destinations are in easy reach.

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Standard Rooms - Skyline view


$142 totalAgoda.com
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Double Rooms - Panoramic view


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King Rooms - Sea view


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Other Rooms - Garden view


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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Hairdryer
  • 24hr front desk
  • Increased accessibility
  • Microwave

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Roll-in shower
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Shower chair
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area


  • Raised toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Air-conditioned
  • Heating


  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Microwave

Media and entertainment

  • Radio
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk


  • River view
  • Telephone

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • 24hr front desk


  • Balcony


  • Iron and ironing board


  • Wardrobe or closet

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Places of interest near Ocean Gate Inn

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111 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060


Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk0.7 mi

Restaurants and Cafés

Surf City Grill0.3 mi
Golden Palace0.4 mi
Beach Street Cafe0.4 mi
Falafel Hut0.4 mi

Traveler Reviews

OkayBased on 403 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • great location near the Beach! (in 52 reviews)
  • The location was great! (in 51 reviews)
  • "well priced, nice rooms" (in 50 reviews)
Cons -
  • the room was terrible dirty and smelled (in 63 reviews)
  • The parking was the worst! (in 20 reviews)
  • The room was dirty. (in 18 reviews)

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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 3:30 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


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Frequently asked questions

  • Ocean Gate Inn is $111 cheaper than the average 2 star hotel in Santa Cruz. You can usually find a nightly rate of $77 when staying at Ocean Gate Inn.

  • The drive from San Jose to Ocean Gate Inn will take you about 1h 22min depending on traffic, with a distance of 27.5 mi. Hotels located in more populated areas may see vastly more traffic which will add to your travel time.

  • With parking available at Ocean Gate Inn, you could always rent a car for as low as $32/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Santa Cruz. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from San Jose to Ocean Gate Inn, 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 Ocean Gate Inn. 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 +1 831 429 8244.

  • Ocean Gate Inn is 0.9 mi away from the city center of Santa Cruz, where you can find interesting sights such as Seymour Marine Discovery Center at Long Marine Laboratory.

  • The best contact number for Ocean Gate Inn is +1 831 429 8244.

  • Yes, Ocean Gate Inn has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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