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Northern California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about this Inn (billed as a B&B) is excellent. Room, service, breakfast, common rooms. It is part of a small group of inns on the Central California coast. It is almost too perfect--meaning it is remarkably cold. There is not an innkeeper or b&b owner as you typically have who takes some interest in the guests. Instead there are...

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Danville, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We don't stay at B&Bs very often, because they tend to be expensive and sometimes a bit peculiar. We were very impressed with Depot Hill and would certainly return. They have a special pricing offer leading up to the holidays. Depot Hill has several themed rooms. We chose the Library, because our adult daughter was traveling with us. She had...

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Miami, Florida
Reviewed 16 November 2016

This was our first visit to Capitola. The Inn looked very inviting online. When we arrived at 3 pm our room was not ready. We had to wait 30 minutes until it was available. We were told breakfast was at 8 am at the earliest, but that pastries and coffee were available at 7 am for early risers. We were...

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Arroyo Grande, California
Reviewed 15 November 2016

From the king-size bed, a rarity in my experience of b&bs, to the fresh roses in our Capitola room, which was lovely and spacious, to the really excellent food and service, I couldn't have asked for a better experience. The inn is a quarter mile from the beach and the charming village, with excellent restaurants like the Paradise Beach Grill.

Thank MMM03
Jehan T, Manager at Inn at Depot Hill, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a positive review. We at the Inn at Depot Hill pride ourselves on our unique and beautiful experience and are delighted to hear that we achieved that goal for you. We look forward to welcoming you back.

Gettysburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here on our way to San Francisco (heading north) and were surprised and delighted by this lovely inn. It is a (partially) converted railroad station. The rooms are beautiful and the breakfasts delicious. Have your delivered to your room for a cozy, romantic change of pace! Staff very helpful. Downtown is easily walkable. Be sure to eat at...

Thank ryanranch0
Jehan T, Manager at Inn at Depot Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and your wonderful comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed everything the Depot Hill has to offer. Our location allows our guests to make the most out of their time while visiting Capitola. We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Middlebury, Connecticut
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A lovely, well maintained former train depot. Great location. We were in the Costa del Sol room which was very comfortable and beautifully decorated. The breakfast was good and delivered to our room. The evening wine and hors d'oeuvres and later port and truffles were great. The staff was very friendly and welcoming.

Thank Sandi1212
Jehan T, Manager at Inn at Depot Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and for your recent stay with us. We appreciate your kind remarks and are so happy that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to your return.

Reviewed 13 October 2016

We were in Capitola by the Sea for a friend's birthday celebration. They booked the Inn at Depot HKill for us for 2 nights. It was so nice! When we arrived, Kara, the Innkeeper welcomed us and proceeded to show us our room - with REAL KEYS! Very quaint! Our room was Cote d'Azur and had it's own parking space...

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Jehan T, Manager at Inn at Depot Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay with us and for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We at the Inn at Depot Hill pride ourselves on providing a unique and beautiful experience. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay in the Cote d'Azur room, as well as all the amenities that we...

Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here during the Capitola Art and Wine festival. What a wonderful place to stay! It's literally a few minutes walk from the cute coastal area. The hotel itself is very relaxing and beautiful. The staff is very friendly too. I recommend the Library suite with its hidden nook and seating area. They also cater for gluten free.

Thank SuusjeEindhoven
Jehan T, Manager at Inn at Depot Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Inn at Depot Hill and we are so happy you enjoyed the Library Room. Thank you for the kind words and we look forward to welcoming you back to the Inn.

San Jose, California
Reviewed 2 September 2016

This place is amazing and every room is different and beautiful. It is not inexpensive, but very cool. They serve an awesome wine and cheese hour every day. And the breakfast is included and is outstanding.

Thank Robby Z
Jehan T, Manager at Inn at Depot Hill, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and your recent stay with us. We are thirlled that you enjoyed your time with us and we hope to welcome you back soon.

Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice inn, and I'm confident that you will enjoy your stay here. However, it is not the peak of luxury that you might expect from the descriptions and photographs on their website. I also thought our room was overpriced at $307 one night and $384 the other night, including tax. The inn has a charming look...

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Jehan T, Manager at Inn at Depot Hill, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write about your recent stay at Inn at Depot Hill. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you as well for all your suggestions. We take our guests comments and suggestions very seriously and always looking for ways to improve. Review such as these that help us...

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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Near the beach in the quaint, Mediterranean-style resort of Capitola-by-the-Sea, this AAA 4-diamond rated inn boasts 12 uniquely designed guest rooms and suites, each with its own fireplace, and many featuring private patios with hot tubs. Guests enjoy a full gourmet breakfast each morning served in the main salon or delivered right to your room. Enjoy afternoon wine and hors d'oeuvres, and our delicious homemade desert in the evening. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn at Depot Hill

Address: 250 Monterey Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3358
Region: United States > California > Capitola
Price Range: ₹ 14,733 - ₹ 21,008 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Inn at Depot Hill 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Only saw the Paris suite. It was a bit elaborate”
 of 5 bubbles LuisMercy, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We loved the room with a private orient garden...”
 of 5 bubbles robbyz_13, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Perfect location”
 of 5 bubbles lorenaa545, 6 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We did hear some noise around 6:30 from the stretch limo race morning. Probably not an issue with other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles ftsien, 27 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Paris has French doors to the patio...lovely !”
 of 5 bubbles JanB1950, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
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