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Babbling Brook Inn

Hotels.comUS$ 282*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 297*
US$ 282*
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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Babbling Brook Inn is nestled in a woodsy setting on a little hill, a babbling brook running through the inn property with charming individual rooms. "Charming and rustic" because the bed and linens were high quality and comfortable; the balcony, a tucked in alcove overlooking a paddle wheel water feature, and a fireplace providing extra warmth on a chilly...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Drove into sunshine Santa Cruz but the minute we got in e drive way of the hotel everything is very dark and cold... no sunshine gets into this hotel, not even a bit. Rooms are dated. There is no AC (not that you need one, it's cold) and the only heating it the fireplace that has a very very old...

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Naperville, Illinois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely the BEST INN! All of the employees were so sweet and gracious!! This was our first night of our honeymoon and could not have picked a better place to start! Cannot wait to come back to this amazing INN! Thank you for everything - until next time <3

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Bagsvaerd, Denmark
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

My wife found this cozy place in the middle of Santa Cruz. Almost like visiting some family. Great rooms with fireplace and great social atmosphere. A watermill outside the door giving at peaceful sound. Pure relaxation. Wharf and main street in walking distance.

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Jesus C, Manager at Babbling Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. I agree with your comments about our waterwheel. The sounds are relaxing and makes you forget that we are in the middle of Santa Cruz. I hope we can welcome you back soon. Warm regards Jesus Castillo...

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Quirky, cool, and wonderfully accommodating. The late afternoon check-in treats with wine, along with a delicious breakfast the next day were much appreciated. The room was inviting, cozy, and comfortable. A water wheel was just outside our balcony which made it sound like a rainy night as we drifted off to sleep in a lusciously soft bed. Our unit was...

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Jesus C, Manager at Babbling Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review. The Fern Grotto is my favorite room for the same reasons as your comments. It has a great patio and the sounds of the waterwheel and the brook are very relaxing. Thank you for your kind words and we hope you will visit us again...

Fair Oaks, California
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We had a very nice stay at Babbling Brook. Their staff is friendly and we had a nice little room. The whole place is tucked into a little hillside. it feels like you're in the woods but it's close to the beach, boardwalk, etc. We wouldn't hesitate to stay there again.

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Jesus C, Manager at Babbling Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review. We do our best to make everyone's stay memorable and enjoyable, so reading your comments is truly appreciated. We hope we can welcome you back in the future. Warmest regards, Jesus Castillo Inn manager

Burbank, California
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I stayed again at Babbling Brook, this time with my daughter in the Fern Grotto room. What a lovely room! It is tucked away under the main deck and has a patio overlooking the mill wheel. We had the sound of rushing water to quiet the night, and a stained glass door into the bath. Quaint and lovely. We did...

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Jesus C, Manager at Babbling Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review. I had an strange coincident happen the day you and your daughter checked in. I was asked, "What's your favorite thing about working here?" I responded by saying " It's seeing familiar smiling faces of repeat guests walk up the staircase to our lobby." To...

Mentor, Ohio
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We spent 3 nights at the Babbling Brook recently. The room itself is lovely and the landscaping of the venue is one of the most beautiful I've ever seen. Everything is of highest quality. Breakfast is excellent with numerous choices, warm and cold. The staff was extremely friendly and attentive. However, there is one major flaw which could easily be...

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Jesus C, Manager at Babbling Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review. We are very happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We are currently updating our external lights and are in the process of updating our rooms with new French doors that have much thicker blinds. As for the windows, we are also looking to update...

Reviewed 15 February 2017

Stayed for one night in the Contessa Room at the Babbling Brook Inn. It was a stormy night and the babbling brook was a raging river. Nevertheless, we enjoyed our stay. The Inn was quirky, but in a good way. Very comfortable beds and an excellent breakfast. Would stay here again.

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Jesus C, Manager at Babbling Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review. We're so happy you enjoyed your stay. When it storms, the brook roars. it's great because it distracts from the city life around us, but can get pretty loud at times. I hope we can welcome you back in the future. Warmest regards Jesus Castillo...

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Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We loved staying 2 nights in the Contessa Room. It was spacious for 3 of us and so very comfortable. The fireplace was great. The breakfast and evening happy hour both were very nice with plenty of food. The garden was charming and lush and the stroll into the town was 20 minutes. The stand out aspect was the staff....

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Jesus C, Manager at Babbling Brook Inn, responded to this review

Thank you fro your recent stay and for taking the time to write a review. It was great talking with all of you during your stay. We love reading great comments like yours. I really enjoyed our conversations and I am so happy your experience was positive. I hope you can stay with us the next time you're in Santa...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This historic bed and breakfast offers 13 guestrooms, each with cozy feather beds and private baths, and many include fireplaces and whirlpool tubs. Delight in sumptuous fresh-baked cookies upon arrival, and join us in the 90-year old main house each day for a homemade breakfast, and afternoon wine and cheese service. The Babbling Brook Inn is a romantic oasis, offering a unique and rustic retreat within the vibrant beach side community of Santa Cruz. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Babbling Brook Inn

Address: 1025 Laurel St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-4237
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: ₹ 13,563 - ₹ 18,730 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Babbling Brook Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Pictures on website very like to rooms”
valerieh256, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were in Fern Grotto where we experienced said spotlight. Maybe it's not as bright farther away from the front.”
737ginnyr, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“For most privacy, ask for a second floor room in one of the outer buildings. For less walking, ask for a room in the main house.”
kevinmR9396WW, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Contessa room large, two queens, a bit noisy. Patio rooms light and sunny, Tennyson very private. All rooms much like pics on website”
valerieh256, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The Artist's Suite is the most private and it has a private deck with a hot tub.”
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G3129DAedwards, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
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