Dream Inn - Santa Cruz

175 West Cliff Drive Santa Cruz, California 95060, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060  show map
 4 stars
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Dream Inn - Santa Cruz

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

The eco-friendly 4-star Dream Inn provides non-smoking rooms with stunning views of Monterey Bay and Point Park. The building was renovated in 2008.

Set next to scenic beaches close to parks. Mark Abbott Memorial Lighthouse, Cowell's Beach and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk in Santa Cruz are located nearby.

The hotel is ideally located in the vicinity of Monterey Peninsula airport.

Rooms

This property counts 165 guestrooms featuring Ocean Tower Suite, Deluxe Pool Side Double Room and Pool Side Double Room. Guestrooms offer chic interior and carpet floor.

Eat

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. At the restaurant seafood dishes are served. Guests can relax in the poolside bar serving refreshing drinks.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

For business guests Dream Inn offers internet connection, a photocopier and conference facilities, while leisure travelers can enjoy free parking, a safe deposit box and a luggage storage.

Relax

Guests can benefit from a sun terrace, an outdoor swimming pool and a patio and relax using a hot tub, a Jacuzzi and shiatsu massage. The fitness center features a gym and bicycles.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is USD 25 per day.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of rooms   165.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Children's pool
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Golf course
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Sun terrace

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Bay view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Sound docking station
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 am

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Dream Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
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Hotel Address:

175 West Cliff Drive Santa Cruz, California 95060, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

Get directions
City Center
  • Santa Cruz
    1.2km
Airports
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Aquarius - Dream Inn
    30 m
  • Ideal Bar & Grill (cuisine: Seafood)
    130 m
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    520 m
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    2.2km
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    165

Rooms and availability

Dream Inn Pool Side RoomDream Inn Pool Side RoomDream Inn Pool Side Room
Pool Side Room
Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed
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  • Air conditioning
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Room facilities
    Dream Inn Guest RoomDream Inn Guest RoomDream Inn Guest Room
    Guest Room
    Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Bathtub
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      Dream Inn SuiteDream Inn SuiteDream Inn Suite
      Suite
      Bed type: King Size bed or 2 Queen Size beds
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      • Free Wi-Fi
      • Air conditioning
      • Bathtub
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      Room facilities
        Dream Inn Beachfront SuiteDream Inn Beachfront SuiteDream Inn Beachfront Suite
        Beachfront Suite
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Features a separate sitting room, views of the Monterey Bay, the Santa Cruz municipal wharf and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

        Room facilities
          Dream Inn Junior SuiteDream Inn Junior SuiteDream Inn Junior Suite
          Junior Suite
          Bed type: King Size bed
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            Dream Inn Deluxe RoomDream Inn Deluxe RoomDream Inn Deluxe Room
            Deluxe Room
            Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed
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            Deluxe Ocean View Room with Two Queen Beds

            Room facilities
              Dream Inn Deluxe Beachfront Double RoomDream Inn Deluxe Beachfront Double RoomDream Inn Deluxe Beachfront Double Room
              Deluxe Beachfront Double Room
              Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds
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              Offering views of the Monterey Bay, the Santa Cruz municipal wharf and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, features a private balcony. Please note: This room cannot accommodate an extra roll-away bed. Please note: Rate is based on 2 persons but room can accommodate up to 4 guests

              Room facilities
                Deluxe Family Double Room
                Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds
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                Dream Inn Ocean Tower SuiteDream Inn Ocean Tower SuiteDream Inn Ocean Tower Suite
                Ocean Tower Suite
                Bed type: King Size bed
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                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Dream Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
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                  Hotel Address:

                  175 West Cliff Drive Santa Cruz, California 95060, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Santa Cruz
                    1.2km
                  Airports
                  • Bus stop
                    100 m
                  Restaurants
                  • Aquarius - Dream Inn
                    30 m
                  • Ideal Bar & Grill (cuisine: Seafood)
                    130 m
                  Beaches
                  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
                    520 m
                  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
                    2.2km
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  3 am
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2008
                  • Number of rooms:
                    165

                  Dream Inn Location

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                  What's nearby

                  Popular areas

                  • City Center - 1.1km
                  • Mark Abbot Memorial Lighthouse - 1.1km

                  Sport related

                  Shopping areas

                  • Pacific Garden Shopping - 1.3km

                  Amusement

                  Museums

                  • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum - 1.2km
                  • McPherson Center - 1.3km
                  • First Night Santa Cruz - 1.3km
                  • Museum of Art and History - 1.3km
                  • Art League Inc-Santa Cruz - 1.4km
                  • Surfing Museum Lighthouse Pnt - 1.4km
                  • Santa Cruz Museum Nat History - 1.4km

                  Parks

                  • Lighthouse State Beach Park - 1.1km
                  • Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation - 1.4km
                  • Parks and Recreation Dept - 1.7km
                  • Santa Cruz Mission State Park - 1.8km

                  Halls

                  • Louden Nelson Community Ctr - 800 m
                  • Calvary Parish Hall - 1.1km
                  • Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium - 1.4km
                  • Holy Cross Parish Hall - 1.8km
                  • Pacific Cultural Ctr - 2.1km
                  • Portuguese Hall - 2.3km
                  • Cayuga Vault - 2.4km
                  • Viking Hall - 2.7km

                  Universities, Institutes

                  • Gestalt Institute-Santa Cruz - 1.2km

                  Marina

                  • Cowell's Beach - 400 m

                  Oceanfront Areas

                  Local Attractions

                  • Mission State Park - 1.8km
                    School Street, Santa Cruz
                  • UCSC Arboretum - 3.0km
                    1156 High Street, Santa Cruz
                  • Seymour Marine Discovery Center - 3.4km
                    100 Shaffer Rd, Santa Cruz
                  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach - 2.2km
                    5th Ave. at East Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz
                  • Natural Bridges State Park - 3.0km
                    2531 West Cliff Drive near Swanton Blvd., Santa Cruz

                  Near the hotel

                  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - 170 m
                    Beach Street, Santa Cruz
                  • Santa Cruz Main Beach - 520 m
                    Along Beach St. west from San Lorenzo River, Santa Cruz
                  • Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History - 1.4km
                    1305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz
                  • Cave Train - 1.5km
                    Santa Cruz, CA
                  • Santa Cruz Wharf - 450 m
                    Beach Street, Santa Cruz
                  • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum - 1.1km
                    West Cliff Drive at Lighthouse Point, Santa Cruz
                  • Museum of Art & History - 1.4km
                    705 Front St., Santa Cruz

                  Restaurants Nearby

                  • Aquarius - Dream Inn - 30 m

                    Address: 175 West Cliff Drive
                    Phone: 8314605012

                    69% likes this, based on 98 reviews
                    Price Range: GBP 21 - GBP 21

                  • The Picnic Basket - 260 m

                    Address: 125 Beach St
                    Phone: 831.427.9946

                    82% likes this, based on 86 reviews
                    Cuisine: American

                  • Scontriano's Dolphin Restaurant - 280 m

                    Address: 71A Munincipal Wharf
                    Phone: (831) 426-5830

                    61% likes this, based on 38 reviews
                    Cuisine: Seafood

                  • Ideal Bar & Grill - 130 m

                    Address: 106 Beach St
                    Phone: 831-423-5271

                    63% likes this, based on 157 reviews
                    Cuisine: Seafood
                    Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 14

                  • Las Palmas Taco Bar - 270 m

                    Address: 55 Front St
                    Phone: 831-429-1220

                    74% likes this, based on 56 reviews
                    Cuisine: Mexican

                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  3 am
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2008
                  • Number of rooms:
                    165

                  Dream Inn Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Dream Inn

                  Individual guest reviews

                  • Older travelers
                    8.2

                    location

                    Bartender in restaurant acted like he didn't want our business; happy hour at bar did not apply to pool area

                  • Group of friends
                    10.0

                    From the valet service with luggage assistance and parking, this was a superior hotel. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly. The ocean and beach view from the room was lovely, the rooms clean and bright, with the decor giving them a spa feel. The beds were comfortable and the shower had plenty of water pressure. Although we didn't eat there for every meal, given that there were several excellent restaurants in town, the hotel restaurant was elegant, providing good selection and prices for all meals, breakfast, lunch and dinner, and service was superior. This hotel is luxurious, and providing that one can afford it, I would consider it a destination hotel for Santa Cruz. We will definitely return to the Dream Inn on our next visit!

                  • Older travelers
                    4.6

                    Location on the beach.

                    Hotel was so noisy, very expensive for thread-bare 60's decor.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.2

                    Good quality rooms.

                    Kids running loudly in the halls.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.0

                    This is a beachfront hotel but access to the beach is only via the swimming pool. I like this hotel mainly for its close proximity to the wharf.

                    No bath tub for this kind of room rates.

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    Everything - but especially the room and view/location right on the beach.

                  • Older travelers
                    7.0

                    We love the staff, they are the most customer service oriented group out there. We enjoyed the Keuring machine and the fact that you offered my Husband's favorite coffee. This was the first time we used the pool and it was incredible, warm, salty "thick" water. Although we did not use them we appreciate hotels that offer all the docking stations and plug ins for the computers. And we love that you offer different kinds of pillows-we wish they were marked somehow so we could see what we liked the best. We love this chain of hotels and especially the Dream Inn, but compared to our previous visit our experience dropped a bit.

                    People who work at the hotel should be required to use all of the facilities, the restaurant, pool, etc. It's no fun to ask how's the (insert item here) and being told they hear it's good but they haven't eaten/swam there... Also, I'm not sure if last time we stayed the hotel had just been remodeled, but it's looking kind of dingy which shocked us, the carpet in the lobby needed cleaning, there were scrape marks on the wallcovering in several areas, including our room, & our bed linens did not seem as high quality as before. Something you couldn't help were the people smoking pot on their balcony.

                  • Couple
                    9.6

                    Loved that every room has a spectacular view of the ocean & the room decor

                    Wish there was a little more in the in room snack bar.... Perhaps some beer options

                  • Couple
                    9.2

                    Great location & excellent service. I had sent them advance email requesting a higher level room for better view & our request was granted. And a surprise slIce of cheese cake was delivered in our room for our 25 1/2 yrs late wedding anniversary celebration. Thank you so much it made our stay Special. We enjoyed using the pool & jacuzzi in the side note since its summer time & more kids are using pool so it needed extra cleaning so sand won't accumulate other than that a fresh rolled towel on each chair was great. We will definitely stay in this inn again. :-)

                  • Family with children
                    9.6

                    The location, the view, and the extended pool hours.

                    The service/maid room, right next to our room, was loud.

                  • Family with children
                    9.2

                    Great location room nice staff

                    Weed smokers in non smoking hotel couple fighting in room adjacent to ours

                  • Older travelers
                    9.6

                    Everything - but especially the room and view/location right on the beach.

                  How to reach hotel

                  hotel Dream Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
                  Show big map »

                  Hotel Address:

                  175 West Cliff Drive Santa Cruz, California 95060, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

                  Get directions
                  City Center
                  • Santa Cruz
                    1.2km
                  Airports
                  • Bus stop
                    100 m
                  Restaurants
                  • Aquarius - Dream Inn
                    30 m
                  • Ideal Bar & Grill (cuisine: Seafood)
                    130 m
                  Beaches
                  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
                    520 m
                  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
                    2.2km
                  Hotel information
                  • Check-In:
                    from  3 am
                  • Check-Out:
                    until  11 am
                  • Year renovated:
                    2008
                  • Number of rooms:
                    165
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