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Santa Cruz, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016

First at all the guy at the counter, was so rude, when He ask me if I know by hard my license plates, I said not sure, and with my adress He was so piss because my current address doesn't match with my drivers license, And for those reason what is so stupid He said I can give you a... More 

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National9motel, Manager at National 9 Motel, responded to this review

I requested him to go outside the office and get the license plate number of his vehicle which was in the motel parking lot. We have to provide parking to every guest vehicle that is registered with us. Also he was asked to explain the difference in his address.These are standard check -in procedures applicable to all guests. Plse read... More 

Newtown, pa
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Older motel, for price, worth it. Refrigerator , microwave, and air conditioner working. Room clean. Management friendly. One car one space for room , since it is very small. Pool small but open . Not ritzy by any means but comfortable and affordable. Across the street from a Denny's and office offers Danish and coffee in the morning. If you... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

My family and I stayed a week here. We chose National 9 for the exceptional rates (best in the city) but ended up finding sparkling, clean, nice-smelling rooms, an extremely friendly staff, and an atmosphere that truly felt like home away from home. Management did everything they could to make our stay pleasant and relaxing, and housekeeping did a superb... More 

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1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Weary after 4days straight of commercial crabbing, even at midnight Vic the owner was very nice! The room was much more than I expected. Clean, good size tv with cable and HBO, wifi works great, and they had a nice little breakfast claw assortment next to the coffee and orange juice in the office when I woke up 😀. Talking... More 

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San Francisco, California
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34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2015

Santa Cruz hotel prices vary quite a bit of the same hotels depending on what was going on the weekend and are also seasonal. The weekend of our stay went sky high from the usual $100 to $229. This was also the most inexpensive place we could find in the area for the same day booking. The motel was very... More 

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Grover Beach, California
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39 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2014

We were pleasantly surprised when we visited Santa Cruz on a busy weekend with our 5 grandchildren. Every hotel we tried was booked. We finally visited the small (vintage looking) hotel called National 9. We normally would not have used this hotel but are glad we did. The rooms were clean and fresh smelling. The pool was just right for... More 

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Santa Cruz
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Bedding was old & dirty, lucky for me I had brought blanket from home;very noise did not get Goodnight sleep, outside was terrible; breakfast was terrible; TV was old not good reception. Never will I stay in this hotel.

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Detroit, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2013

For some reason, on Saturday night, August 10th, there was a lot of price gouging going on in Santa Cruz and with No Vacancy signs all over town, I paid in excess of $200 for a room comparable to an $80 Super8.... but I wish I'd driven away because there's a big Day's Inn another half an hour or so... More 

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MA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2013

This motel is totally fine--light on frills but overall is a nice place. Checked in fairly late at night on a Thursday with no issues. Granite tile floors, nice bathtub area, nice clerk at the desk. The decor is like grandma's rec room, but at these rates, who cares?

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Medford, Oregon
2 reviews
Reviewed 15 June 2013

Seedy, noisy, shabby, smelly, uncomfortable. I chose this place based upon the assumption that the mid-range price would get me a serviceable room without bells and whistles. At this point I wish I had just saved my money and slept in my car.

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about National 9 Motel

Address: 130 Plymouth St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: ₹ 4,719 - ₹ 20,176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — National 9 Motel 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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“We needed adjoining rooms and was accommodated. The rooms also had nice, large high definition flat screen TV's, it was wonderful.”
 of 5 bubbles jackh253, 4 Aug 2014 | Read review
“If it is late at night and you are tired, check the windows. They leave the windows open, but the bug screens make them look closed. The room will be quieter if you close the windows.”
 of 5 bubbles rowenacherry, 12 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Go somewhere (anywhere) else”
 of 5 bubbles 5dogz, 14 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Room 10 and 11 were right next to ice machine. Avoid at all costs.”
 of 5 bubbles JaredW948, 19 May 2013 | Read review
“Get ground floor if you have trouble with stairs”
 of 5 bubbles Reedley_Traveler, 16 Jan 2012 | Read review
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