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Free Parking
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All reviewsacross the streetgreat locationwafflesremodeled bathroomocean viewshared balconynatural bridges state parkcontinental breakfastwest cliff drivewalked everywherehard boiled eggsa great place to stayshort walkfirst floordefinitely stay here againbeach boardwalksan francisco
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Reviewed 29 November 2015

We stayed here for one night on our first night in the US before starting the PCH route south. Must admit was a bit apprehensive as we usually stay in chains. Needn't have worried. Great room, very friendly staff and adequate breakfast. Parking ample too....More

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Response from BeachGazer176, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 11 December 2015

Thank you for commenting on your stay with us! We are happy to hear that our property impressed you and you were at ease staying with us, before your California tour! We hope that we get the chance to accommodate you again, should you ever...More

Reviewed 25 November 2015

I'm very familiar with Santa Cruz and wanted a stopover on the way home (Sonoma) from Santa Barbara visiting family. The accommodations for the price were excellent. Clean, up-to-date rooms, refrigerator and microwave in the room. A short walk to the wharf. The more-than-continental breakfast...More

Thank Kietsa
Response from BeachGazer176, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 11 December 2015

Thank you for your review of our property! We are happy to see that you appreciated our lower, off season, rates, our accommodations and our extended continental breakfast. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 18 November 2015

Stayed here for 2 nights, however we were given a small apartment instead of just a room just a short distance away nearer the beach in their other small apartments fitted with a small kitchen, bathroom and bedroom which was useful. It was situated in...More

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Response from BeachGazer176, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 19 November 2015

Thank you for your review of your most recent stay. We are happy to hear that you were comfortable at our offsite studio location and that you enjoyed the amenities and location that we have to offer to our guests. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 2 November 2015

This is our second stay in this hotel and we have enjoyed staying there both times. We stayed in a room with a king size bed on the ground floor. The room was in excellent condition with a mini-fridge and microwave. The shower was hot...More

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Response from BeachGazer176, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 19 November 2015

Thank you for your continued patronage. We are happy that you enjoy our location and all that we have to offer. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Loved our stay at the Seaway Inn in Santa Cruz. It's a classic older motel but is very well updated and clean. Sliding glass doors open to shared balcony with great views of pier area of Santa Cruz. Short walk downhill to beach and pier....More

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Response from BeachGazer176, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 22 October 2015

Thank you your comments and review in regards to your most recent stay. We are happy to hear that you found us comfortable, clean and affordable and appreciate your suggestion that families stay with us as we have affordable weekday rates! We hope to accommodate...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
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US$ 143 - US$ 343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 143 - US$ 343 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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18 February 2017|
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Response from Stephanie V | Property representative |
We currently have what we call our King/Queen Combo room. This room has a king bed in the front room and a queen bed and futon in the rear room but no common area. The rate for the next 3 nights would be $199/night, plus... More
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Yes, we have WI FI.
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Michelle P
13 May 2016|
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We do actually have rooms that have direct views of the ocean, we have 3 different room types that you should keep in mind, if you are looking for an ocean view, as we are across the street from the ocean. King ocean view... More
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"Make sure you book through the hotel itself otherwise they will put you in no view room, just ask Melissa..."
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"Book a 2nd floor room with a view."
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"All but one second floor room have a great view, but second floor mini suite’s has the best view."
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"Ask for updated bath"
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