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Torch Lite Inn

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Overview
  • Excellent11%
  • Very good23%
  • Average27%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible23%
  • 15 Jun 2018
    “Terrible Everything--Car got broken into and THEY DIDN'T CARE”
  • 10 Feb 2018
    “Beetles IN MY BED!”
500 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5124 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 16 June 2018

Everything was gross. The people that work there are gross and DO NOT CARE about you. We had our car broken into in their parking lot and they said they were gonna go "check their cameras" and when we talked to the police they told...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Late last night I came into the hotel room and first thing I noticed was a BEETLE IN MY BED! I felt disgusting!!!! My sister and I later found more bugs throughout the room. Next morning my sister took a shower and told me she...More

Thank jjjuuullliiiaaa
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Lite InnResponded 12 February 2018

Thank you for reviewing your recent stay at our hotel. We are naturally disappointed to see that your experience with us did not live up to your expectations. We take great pride in providing excellent service in all areas of our operation and it is...More

Reviewed 9 November 2017

The rooms are not clean the area is scary . Hard to get to. Room had leaking plumbing under the wash basin and the carpet was wet under it. No toilet paper holder or toilet paper in the bathroom TV and phone didn't work. When...More

Thank LarryC1425
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Lite InnResponded 13 November 2017

Hi Larry, We are disappointed to hear that you had so many housekeeping and maintenance issues during your stay. We will discuss your feedback with our entire team, to ensure that we take all appropriate action to ensure that these issues are resolved for future...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Our stay was wonderful we loved Hotel our room was clean bed was very comfortable we spent our most of time in beach our two nights stay was excellent we will come back in Christmas again front desk and cleaning people were very nice

1  Thank cristi r
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Lite InnResponded 24 October 2017

Hi Cristi, Thank you for your review. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. I was truly delighted when reading your lovely comments. We look forward to your return at Christmas! Best Regards, Torch Lite Inn Customer Care Team

Reviewed 13 October 2017

Santa Cruz is my spot for almost all the weekends. I have stayed so many places around but this place is worth for $$. Nice clean rooms, great service, and good breakfast. Perfect place for going to beach and boardwalk or being lazy at the...More

Thank Syed S
Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at Torch Lite InnResponded 16 October 2017

Hi Syed, We are happy to have hosted you for your trip to Santa Cruz, and we are so pleased to have provided you with a great, suitable place to stay. It's great to hear that you intend to stay with us again, we are...More

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About
Description
The Torch Lite Inn is located only 1500 feet from the Santa Cruz Beachboard Walk. Our hotel currently offers Free WiFi, Breakfast, and Parking for our guest. We are located within minutes of Downtown Santa Cruz and More UC Santa Cruz as well. Come and enjoy our hospitality at the Torch Lite Inn. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$ 284 - US$ 965 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Torch Lite Hotel Santa Cruz
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Torch Lite Motel
Location
United States > California > Santa Cruz
Hotel class
Hotel Style
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
38
Price range
US$ 284 - US$ 965 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Torch Lite Hotel Santa Cruz
,
Torch Lite Motel
Location
United States > California > Santa Cruz
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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (33)
Pool & Beach (7)
Dining (3)
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John F
27 July 2016|
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Response from sejw | Reviewed this property |
Yes. the area is safe. The Hotel is typical of accommodations you will find this close to the boardwalk. My 14 yr old daughter and her three friends stayed in a room one away from mine. I didn't fear for their safety nor... More
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"Pick a different hotel where they actually care about you and your well-being"
zoeororke
15 Jun 2018
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"Rooms near the pool are my favorites, easy access to picnic tables on the first floor."
464syeds
12 Oct 2017
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"I was on the ground floor and I could hear the people above me. I would suggest asking for a room on the..."
janicealbert
10 Sep 2016
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"I do not have any helpful tips for this hotel."
melissan665
17 Feb 2016
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