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    Dream Inn

    175 W. Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5438
    (831) 426-4330
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    “room service” (82 reviews)
    “pool area” (95 reviews)
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    Reviewed 22 May 2017

    This was the perfect place to stay for a weekend on the beach with my family. My 5-yr old son enjoyed playing in the sand, swimming in the pool and rides on the boardwalk. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We ate a dinner...More

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    Thank 47jeffreyh
    Response from Darren P, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear Jeffreyh, Thank you for your feedback. I am happy to hear that you had a lovely vacation with your family and enjoyed our close proximity to many local activities in Santa Cruz. We have recently launched our new lunch menu at Aquarius, so I...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2017

    This resort style hotel was just refurbished and has a well appointed beach/surfer theme throughout. The staff is friendly, attentive and goes the extra mile. The views are breathtaking as it turns out to be the only hotel on the beach. After staying here with...More

    Thank eindalos33
    Response from Darren P, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear Eindalos33, Thank you for your kind words! We are proud of our newly renovated rooms and pool deck, and I am so glad you enjoyed our new amenities and superior customer service. I am happy to hear that you joined us in our Aquarius...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    Hope the new owners step it up on Customer Service and training of their employees. I actually had several of the employees tell us there is many problems since the new ownership switch and they did not seem happy. That is crazy that they would...More

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    Thank Melanie K
    Response from Darren P, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 3 June 2017

    Dear Melanie, Thank you for your feedback. As we are at the peak of busy season we have increased our staff for a fully equipped team as we strive for superior customer service. We continue to grow our team to best serve the community and...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    The Dream Inn is a favorite get-a-way....perfect location! Nice re-model, too. The location next to the pier and the boardwalk is great. downtown Santa Cruz is also a fun and easy walk for food and quaint shops!More

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    Response from Darren P, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear RBdaniels, Thank you for sharing your comments! We are delighted that you were able to enjoy our recent renovations and close proximity to many local activities in Santa Cruz. Our central location allows easy access to walk downtown, to the boardwalk, or out on...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

    Great trip my boy went the week before and got a way better price on the king room I stayed in the queen room he said the King was great I was told prices went up because school is out which is too bad because...More

    Thank gary1930
    Response from Darren P, General Manager at Dream InnResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear Gary, Thank you for sharing your comments regarding your recent visit to the Dream Inn Santa Cruz. We are delighted that you enjoyed the amenities we provide along with the outstanding service by our respected team members. I am so proud of the team...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 196 - US$ 480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #2 Business Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #5 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #7 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 165
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    • Location
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    • Santa Cruz
    • Also Known As
    • Dream Inn, a Joie De Vivre Hotel Hotel Santa Cruz ,
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    • Coast Santa Cruz Hotel
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    Janet H
    22 December 2017|
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    Response from kruemmelchen | Reviewed this property |
    They do have a small refrigerator but I don't recall seeing a microwave in our room.
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    HannahD87
    26 May 2017|
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    Response from Mermaid51061 | Reviewed this property |
    I believe it is, since there were a lot of people in it. I didn't check the temp though so I don't know how warm it was. There is also a Jacuzzi.
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    Nancy C
    10 May 2017|
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    Response from Darren P | Property representative |
    Hi Nancy C, thanks for the note. We do not allow pets at the hotel thanks Darren
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