Dream Inn - Santa Cruz

ex. Coast Santa Cruz Hotel

175 West Cliff Drive Santa Cruz, California 95060, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060  show map
 4 stars
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Dream Inn - Santa Cruz

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

Dream Inn is a 4-star property that provides visitors with a racquetball court and an outdoor swimming pool. The comfortable hotel in Santa Cruz attracts guests with its international architecture.

The hotel’s great location offers quick access to Pleasure Point Beach, Pasatiempo Golf Club and Mountain Winery. Just 2km from the center of Santa Cruz known for Cowell's Beach, Mark Abbott Memorial Lighthouse and Nickelodeon Theatre.

Guests can reach Dream Inn by car from Monterey Peninsula airport in 45 minutes.

Rooms

This property has 165 guestrooms including Ocean Tower Suite, Deluxe Beachfront Double Room and Pool Side Double Room appointed with a minibar, a private balcony, a laptop-size safe, Wi-Fi and a mini-refrigerator. Some rooms feature views over Monterey Bay. Guests can make use of bathrobes, a shower and complimentary toiletries in every bathroom.

Eat

Breakfast is offered in the restaurant every morning. The hotel has a stunning restaurant serving local meals. Guests can relax in the poolside bar serving refreshing drinks.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Dream Inn offers internet access, an overhead projector and conference facilities along with room service, concierge service and 24-hour reception.

Relax

The property features a playground, video games and a wading pool for children. Guests can choose from bowling, windsurfing and boating available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at USD 25 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   165.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/Baby cots
  • Children's pool
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Sun terrace

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Bay view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dining room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Kitchen facilities

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Sound docking station
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Free local telephone calls
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  3 am

Check-Out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Dream Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
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Hotel Address:

175 West Cliff Drive Santa Cruz, California 95060, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

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City Center
  • Santa Cruz
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Aquarius - Dream Inn
    100 ft
  • Ideal Bar & Grill (cuisine: Seafood)
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    1800 ft
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    1.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  3 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    165

Rooms and availability

Dream Inn Pool Side RoomDream Inn Pool Side RoomDream Inn Pool Side Room
Pool Side Room
Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
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Room facilities
    Dream Inn Guest RoomDream Inn Guest RoomDream Inn Guest Room
    Guest Room
    Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed or Double Bed
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    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
    • Bathtub
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    Double Room

    Room facilities
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      Bed type: King Size bed or 2 Queen Size beds
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      • Air conditioning
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        Dream Inn Beachfront SuiteDream Inn Beachfront SuiteDream Inn Beachfront Suite
        Beachfront Suite
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Features a separate sitting room, views of the Monterey Bay, the Santa Cruz municipal wharf and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

        Room facilities
          Dream Inn Junior SuiteDream Inn Junior SuiteDream Inn Junior Suite
          Junior Suite
          Bed type: King Size bed
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            Dream Inn Deluxe RoomDream Inn Deluxe RoomDream Inn Deluxe Room
            Deluxe Room
            Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed
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            Double room

            Room facilities
              Dream Inn Deluxe Beachfront Double RoomDream Inn Deluxe Beachfront Double RoomDream Inn Deluxe Beachfront Double Room
              Deluxe Beachfront Double Room
              Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds or King Size bed
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              Offering views of the Monterey Bay, the Santa Cruz municipal wharf and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, features a private balcony. Please note: This room cannot accommodate an extra roll-away bed. Please note: Rate is based on 2 persons but room can accommodate up to 4 guests

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                Deluxe Family Double Room
                Bed type: 2 Queen Size beds
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                Room facilities
                  Dream Inn Ocean Tower SuiteDream Inn Ocean Tower SuiteDream Inn Ocean Tower Suite
                  Ocean Tower Suite
                  Bed type: King Size bed
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                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Dream Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
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                    Hotel Address:

                    175 West Cliff Drive Santa Cruz, California 95060, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Santa Cruz
                      4000 ft
                    Airports
                    • Bus stop
                      400 ft
                    Restaurants
                    • Aquarius - Dream Inn
                      100 ft
                    • Ideal Bar & Grill (cuisine: Seafood)
                      500 ft
                    Beaches
                    • Santa Cruz Main Beach
                      1800 ft
                    • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
                      1.4 mi
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  3 am
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  11 am
                    • Year renovated:
                      2008
                    • Number of rooms:
                      165

                    Dream Inn Location

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                    What's nearby

                    Popular areas

                    • City Center - 3700 ft
                    • Mark Abbot Memorial Lighthouse - 3700 ft

                    Sport related

                    Shopping areas

                    • Pacific Garden Shopping - 4300 ft

                    Amusement

                    • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - 1400 ft
                    • Cocoanut Grove Banquet and Conf - 1400 ft
                    • Boardwalk Photos - 1400 ft
                    • Surf Bowl Cafe - 1700 ft

                    Museums

                    • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum - 4000 ft
                    • McPherson Center - 4300 ft
                    • First Night Santa Cruz - 4300 ft
                    • Museum of Art and History - 4300 ft
                    • Art League Inc-Santa Cruz - 4600 ft
                    • Surfing Museum Lighthouse Pnt - 4600 ft
                    • Santa Cruz Museum Nat History - 4600 ft

                    Parks

                    • Lighthouse State Beach Park - 3700 ft
                    • Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation - 4600 ft
                    • Parks and Recreation Dept - 1.1 mi
                    • Santa Cruz Mission State Park - 1.1 mi

                    Halls

                    • Louden Nelson Community Ctr - 2700 ft
                    • Calvary Parish Hall - 3700 ft
                    • Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium - 4600 ft
                    • Holy Cross Parish Hall - 1.1 mi
                    • Pacific Cultural Ctr - 1.3 mi
                    • Portuguese Hall - 1.4 mi
                    • Cayuga Vault - 1.5 mi
                    • Viking Hall - 1.7 mi

                    Universities, Institutes

                    • Gestalt Institute-Santa Cruz - 4000 ft

                    Marina

                    • Cowell's Beach - 1400 ft

                    Oceanfront Areas

                    Local Attractions

                    • Mission State Park - 1.1 mi
                      School Street, Santa Cruz
                    • UCSC Arboretum - 1.8 mi
                      1156 High Street, Santa Cruz
                    • Seymour Marine Discovery Center - 2.1 mi
                      100 Shaffer Rd, Santa Cruz
                    • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach - 1.4 mi
                      5th Ave. at East Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz
                    • Natural Bridges State Park - 1.9 mi
                      2531 West Cliff Drive near Swanton Blvd., Santa Cruz

                    Near the hotel

                    • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - 600 ft
                      Beach Street, Santa Cruz
                    • Santa Cruz Main Beach - 1800 ft
                      Along Beach St. west from San Lorenzo River, Santa Cruz
                    • Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History - 4700 ft
                      1305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz
                    • Cave Train - 4800 ft
                      Santa Cruz, CA
                    • Santa Cruz Wharf - 1500 ft
                      Beach Street, Santa Cruz
                    • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum - 3800 ft
                      West Cliff Drive at Lighthouse Point, Santa Cruz
                    • Museum of Art & History - 4800 ft
                      705 Front St., Santa Cruz

                    Restaurants Nearby

                    • Aquarius - Dream Inn - 100 ft

                      Address: 175 West Cliff Drive
                      Phone: 8314605012

                      69% likes this, based on 98 reviews
                      Price Range: USD 31 - USD 31

                    • The Picnic Basket - 900 ft

                      Address: 125 Beach St
                      Phone: 831.427.9946

                      82% likes this, based on 86 reviews
                      Cuisine: American

                    • Scontriano's Dolphin Restaurant - 1000 ft

                      Address: 71A Munincipal Wharf
                      Phone: (831) 426-5830

                      61% likes this, based on 38 reviews
                      Cuisine: Seafood

                    • Ideal Bar & Grill - 500 ft

                      Address: 106 Beach St
                      Phone: 831-423-5271

                      63% likes this, based on 157 reviews
                      Cuisine: Seafood
                      Price Range: USD 3 - USD 22

                    • Las Palmas Taco Bar - 900 ft

                      Address: 55 Front St
                      Phone: 831-429-1220

                      74% likes this, based on 56 reviews
                      Cuisine: Mexican

                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  3 am
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  11 am
                    • Year renovated:
                      2008
                    • Number of rooms:
                      165
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                    Dream Inn Reviews

                    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Dream Inn

                    Individual guest reviews

                    • Older travelers
                      8.2

                      location

                      Bartender in restaurant acted like he didn't want our business; happy hour at bar did not apply to pool area

                    • Group of friends
                      10.0

                      From the valet service with luggage assistance and parking, this was a superior hotel. The staff was knowledgeable and friendly. The ocean and beach view from the room was lovely, the rooms clean and bright, with the decor giving them a spa feel. The beds were comfortable and the shower had plenty of water pressure. Although we didn't eat there for every meal, given that there were several excellent restaurants in town, the hotel restaurant was elegant, providing good selection and prices for all meals, breakfast, lunch and dinner, and service was superior. This hotel is luxurious, and providing that one can afford it, I would consider it a destination hotel for Santa Cruz. We will definitely return to the Dream Inn on our next visit!

                    • Older travelers
                      4.6

                      Location on the beach.

                      Hotel was so noisy, very expensive for thread-bare 60's decor.

                    • Older travelers
                      9.2

                      Good quality rooms.

                      Kids running loudly in the halls.

                    • Older travelers
                      7.0

                      This is a beachfront hotel but access to the beach is only via the swimming pool. I like this hotel mainly for its close proximity to the wharf.

                      No bath tub for this kind of room rates.

                    • Older travelers
                      9.6

                      Everything - but especially the room and view/location right on the beach.

                    • Older travelers
                      7.0

                      We love the staff, they are the most customer service oriented group out there. We enjoyed the Keuring machine and the fact that you offered my Husband's favorite coffee. This was the first time we used the pool and it was incredible, warm, salty "thick" water. Although we did not use them we appreciate hotels that offer all the docking stations and plug ins for the computers. And we love that you offer different kinds of pillows-we wish they were marked somehow so we could see what we liked the best. We love this chain of hotels and especially the Dream Inn, but compared to our previous visit our experience dropped a bit.

                      People who work at the hotel should be required to use all of the facilities, the restaurant, pool, etc. It's no fun to ask how's the (insert item here) and being told they hear it's good but they haven't eaten/swam there... Also, I'm not sure if last time we stayed the hotel had just been remodeled, but it's looking kind of dingy which shocked us, the carpet in the lobby needed cleaning, there were scrape marks on the wallcovering in several areas, including our room, & our bed linens did not seem as high quality as before. Something you couldn't help were the people smoking pot on their balcony.

                    • Couple
                      9.6

                      Loved that every room has a spectacular view of the ocean & the room decor

                      Wish there was a little more in the in room snack bar.... Perhaps some beer options

                    • Couple
                      9.2

                      Great location & excellent service. I had sent them advance email requesting a higher level room for better view & our request was granted. And a surprise slIce of cheese cake was delivered in our room for our 25 1/2 yrs late wedding anniversary celebration. Thank you so much it made our stay Special. We enjoyed using the pool & jacuzzi in the side note since its summer time & more kids are using pool so it needed extra cleaning so sand won't accumulate other than that a fresh rolled towel on each chair was great. We will definitely stay in this inn again. :-)

                    • Family with children
                      9.6

                      The location, the view, and the extended pool hours.

                      The service/maid room, right next to our room, was loud.

                    • Family with children
                      9.2

                      Great location room nice staff

                      Weed smokers in non smoking hotel couple fighting in room adjacent to ours

                    • Older travelers
                      9.6

                      Everything - but especially the room and view/location right on the beach.

                    How to reach hotel

                    hotel Dream Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
                    Show big map »

                    Hotel Address:

                    175 West Cliff Drive Santa Cruz, California 95060, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

                    Get directions
                    City Center
                    • Santa Cruz
                      4000 ft
                    Airports
                    • Bus stop
                      400 ft
                    Restaurants
                    • Aquarius - Dream Inn
                      100 ft
                    • Ideal Bar & Grill (cuisine: Seafood)
                      500 ft
                    Beaches
                    • Santa Cruz Main Beach
                      1800 ft
                    • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
                      1.4 mi
                    Hotel information
                    • Check-In:
                      from  3 am
                    • Check-Out:
                      until  11 am
                    • Year renovated:
                      2008
                    • Number of rooms:
                      165