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Howard Johnson by Wyndham Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

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130 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5426 See on map
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this is your basic hotel right across from the beach. It is clean(for a beach hotel staying bright is difficult), quiet, great jacuzzi. I stay here often for a day of relax. Most important for me I Can walk anywhere; the lane, the wharf, downtown,...More

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Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Santa Cruz Beach BoardwalkResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for your positive rating and comments – we are delighted that you enjoyed your time at our property so much. We hope to host you again successfully in the near future. Best wishes, Hotel Management.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The only thing going for this hotel is the central location. Outdated, shabby, noisy old air conditioning, small bed. The list is endless. Would I recommend this hotel? No I would not. Couldn’t even close the curtains to black out the room, plastic cups to...More

Thank Shelly B
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Santa Cruz Beach BoardwalkResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Shelly, We apologize profusely for the issues you encountered during your recent stay with us. We will ensure that your feedback is used for improvement purposes. Thank you for your business and your feedback. Best wishes, Hotel Management.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I totally understand that I am expected to pay more on the weekends. This particular motel/lodge averages 110-115 a night on a weekday. Saturday, we paid 300.00 and Sunday we paid $200.00. It is common practice for this high in demand resort area. (I get...More

Thank Yoli M
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Santa Cruz Beach BoardwalkResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Yoli, We are sorry to read your review of our hotel. While it is somewhat discouraging, feedback such as yours helps us to improve upon our service. We will take all of your observations in relation to our property, and attempt to make several...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dingy, outdated,noisy,bath does not work properly. Was told by hotel receptionist to pull tap out harder. Had already tried this. Cracks in bath furniture, shabby decoration. Very poor value for money. Hot tub did not look at all appealing.. a very bad mistake to stay...More

Thank Billy H
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Santa Cruz Beach BoardwalkResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Billy, Thank you for your feedback. Your stay does not sound like the type of stay that we generally provide for our guests, we apologize for all of the issues that you had during your time here. We will review your comments in detail...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was scheduled to visit stay at this hotel for one night due to a business conference in town. As I was leaving my house to start my drive to Santa Cruz, I fell and fractured my ankle. Due to this I could drive down...More

Thank Robert Shawn W
Response from Howard J, Front Office Manager at Howard Johnson by Wyndham Santa Cruz Beach BoardwalkResponded 4 weeks ago

He cancelled the reservation outside the cancellation window. So as per the policy we have a full right to charge the room rent. People lie to get free cancellation at end moment, so we just ask for some type of proof, like copy of any...More

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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$ 84 - US$ 362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Ramada Limited Fishermans Wharf
Also Known As
Howard Johnson Inn Fisherman`s Wharf Santa Cruz Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Howard Johnson Santa Cruz
,
Ramada Santa Cruz
,
Santa Cruz Ramada
Location
United States > California > Santa Cruz
Hotel class
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
30
Price range
US$ 84 - US$ 362 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Ramada Limited Fishermans Wharf
Also Known As
Howard Johnson Inn Fisherman`s Wharf Santa Cruz Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Howard Johnson Santa Cruz
,
Ramada Santa Cruz
,
Santa Cruz Ramada
Location
United States > California > Santa Cruz
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Carol C
23 January 2018|
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Safe enough.... I encountered no problems whatsoever.
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Jessica K
8 August 2017|
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Response from TimJ3 | Reviewed this property |
Forget their hot tub....... a lot of things at this property need upgrading
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Room Tips
"This hotel does not have nice rooms"
370shellyb
3 weeks ago
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"Don’t stay here a hostel would be better. This hotel and its staff have low standards."
315BillyH
3 weeks ago
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"booked early and checked rate later and got a better room for less."
wylliel
15 Aug 2018
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"There are some rooms just to the left of the office with a balcony and view of the ocean."
NapaCasual
1 Apr 2018
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