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    Carousel Beach Inn

    110 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5520
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    Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

    Great location but a very old building with mold all over the bathroom walls and ceiling. Don't waste your money on a "spa room"...the jacuzzi is a good size and it worked well, but again, very old. As I was using it there were little...More

    Thank crabbcin
    Response from SCBoardwalk, Manager at Carousel Beach InnResponded 19 May 2017

    I'm very sorry to learn that your room was not up to our standards! We plan to remove the Jacuzzi tubs soon and although mold is a fairly common issue near the beach, we have an established plan to address it promptly. We will review...More

    Reviewed 22 March 2017

    The Carousel Beach Inn was right across the street from the Boardwalk entrance. The parking is in the middle of the motel which felt safer for our truck. There is a gate requiring a room key to open for access the rooms. All rooms have...More

    1  Thank Justus4forfun
    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    Our stay was off-season and this available hotel was the most affordable for being close to the boardwalk. We arrived way earlier than check-in but were able to park in the lot and go explore the Boardwalk. I didn't realize how close it was...it was...More

    1  Thank hkd1970
    Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

    This is where we stay every time we go to Santa Cruz. With or with out the kids. They have re done the whole hotel it is so clean and crisp. I love there is no carpet now! In the morning i get a cup...More

    2  Thank dianamT4166EP
    Response from SCBoardwalk, Manager at Carousel Beach InnResponded 5 April 2017

    I’m so glad you enjoyed your recent stay. Room 302 is a favorite with our guests. I’m happy you and your family stay with us when you visit Santa Cruz. We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Lisa King Director of Lodging Operations

    Reviewed 16 March 2017

    The location is great. You are just across the road from the amusement park on the boardwalk. Having free parking in this area of Santa Cruz, which is included, would be a real bonus most of the time. The boardwalk was closed while we were...More

    Thank VHD001
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    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • US$ 121 - US$ 241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #4 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • #11 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 33
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    13 July 2017|
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    Response from yolandaw616 | Reviewed this property |
    We stayed in the room with two queen beds instead and it had plenty of room for two parents and two kids. I don't recall roll away beds being offered.
    Robert W
    7 June 2017|
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    Response from SOFTWARECONSULTANT | Reviewed this property |
    yes. maybe ask if they have alt rooms. i was on the third floor
    13 February 2017|
    Response from SCBoardwalk | Property representative |
    Sorry, dogs are not allowed at the Carousel Beach Inn.
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    "Rooms with balconies facing the street are best for the boardwalk ambiance!"
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    "If you want a room with a view, be sure to choose the rooms listed with a "VIEW" option on their..."
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    "Ask for room with ocean view and not over parking lot."
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    "we had a room facing the main road of which you can see the beach."
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