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Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola

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Reviewed 26 June 2015

We had a large room with two queens and a pull out sofa. The children enjoyed the pool and hot tub. The hotel is nice, but not luxury. This is not right next to the beach nor the main Capitola Beach area. There are shops nearby that you can walk to.

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Thank CAMicheleSF
Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear CAMicheleSF, Thank you for staying with us a using our outdoor heated pool, indoor exercise room and area beaches. We appreciate your review and hope to see you and your family for future visits. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

Seattle, Washington
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2 reviews
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Reviewed 24 June 2015

After reading all the great reviews about this place and the staff I was very disappointed. The check-in lady, I think her name was Bridgett....can't remember, don't want to remember was so tactless and just so so unprofessional. She eyed and flirted with my fiance to the point he felt very uncomfortable. Our room was nice...very clean but the connecting... More 

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Thank Kyra E
Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Kyra E I thank you for bringing this information to my attention. My Assistant and I shall use this as both a disciplinary and training opportunity to insure the continuity of the quality service that we are proud to provide all guests. Though we do provide recycle bins in all rooms, we will add a few in our public... More 

Lodi, California
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41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

I book stays at Marriott property's to maintain my Gold Elite status, but the Santa Cruz area doesn't have any options until now. The hotel doesn't overlook the beach, but it is conveniently located. Eight minutes from downtown Santa Cruz, minutes from the village at Capitola and Aptos. We had a nice Jr. Suite with 2 Queens, refrig, separate seating... More 

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Thank J S
Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear JS, We are very pleased to learn that the discovery of our beautiful hotel has lived up to your expectations and that you will be coming back again. Give us a call prior to your next visit so we may assist you in finding that perfect room. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

Eureka, California
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26 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 June 2015

My wife and I stayed here four nights in a suite with fireplace while visiting our daughter. Nice hotel, great location. Decent all you can eat breakfast if you've got kids, but lacking if you really enjoy food. The "scrambled" eggs are microwaved. The rooms aren't especially cheap, but they are certainly in line with the area's overall high prices.... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear TheBusboy Thank you to both you and your wife for being our guests, experiencing our location and for sharing your review. Until your next visit we wish you an enjoyable summer. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

Paso Robles Wine Region, California
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81 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2015

I accompanied my companion to the Santa Cruz area this month, where she was to attend an educational seminar. Her emploiyer had reserved a room at a supposed 4 star establishment with an beachfront type name, which turned out to be a rather dated placve that abutted an on and off ramp to Highway 1, leading into Santa Cruz. The... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear TravelinInaDavlin Our Beautiful property in Capitola is increasingly attracting guests who once stayed in Santa Cruz. My staff and I are very proud to have provided you with a good surprise and a location to return to. Until you next visit, we thank you for being our guest. With hospitality Derek Grell General Manager More 

Bergen, Norway
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Reviewed 28 May 2015

We had a suite for a family of 5 adults. The suite was really nice, comfortable, clean. Breakfast where you can make your own waffles. However I have had better breakfast buffets at similar hotels, but there is something for everyone here too. Very helpful and serviceminded staff. Indoor parking.

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Thank PixieTinkie
Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Pixie Tinkie I thank you and your family for staying with us to enjoy our beautiful California coastal location and property. We all hope that the wonderful memories of your trip will have you return. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

Seaside, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 May 2015

Nice little place for a short stay. This hotel is near the beach, boardwalk, and other attractions. I have stayed here off and on for several years. And I will probably return for business, recreation, etc.

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Thank Jim H
Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Jim H. We are so pleased that you have stayed frequently with us for several years. We will continue to do everything we can to provide you with a great nights sleep. See you soon! Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

West Sacramento, California
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28 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2015

We were looking for a hotel last-minute in Santa Cruz but it was the weekend of the Wharf to Wharf race and everything was booked. So we started looking in Capitola and this was one of the options. The lobby was well kept and nice. The rooms were spacious, clean and comfortable. The location was somewhat close to the Capitola... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Morgan-Elyse The Wharf to Wharf race is musically powered and a family friendly foot race every July. We are located quite close to the finish line and hope to see you again this year. Thank you so much for your review. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

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Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

Unexpectedly surprised by the Quality of our accommodations. We enjoyed the fireplace, flat screen tvs, jacuzzi tub, walk-in double shower and the excellent location. Very easy drive down to the beachside restaurants and shops. Our accommodations made us feel right at home and we quickly forgot about the main reason we headed up to Santa Cruz, to enjoy a couple... More 

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Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear Curtis G We are pleased that you experienced our beautiful location and our enjoyable hotel. I am sure that we shall be seeing you again whenever you return to our area and perhaps for your upcoming anniversary. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

San Mateo, California
1 review
Reviewed 30 April 2015

For a chain suites hotel, this one is a cut above. Clean, comfortable, nice staff and great location. We enjoyed local restaurants and the walk into Capitola Village was an easy one. With so few options in Capitola, this property stands out.

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Thank MattSandy1
Derek G, General Manager at Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, responded to this review

Dear MattSandy1 When our owners this Marriott they wanted it to be special and as you remarked, "a cut above." Their choice of Capitola is a perfect location too. Thank you for being our guest. Sincerely Derek Grell General Manager More 

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola

Address: 1255 41st Ave, Capitola, CA 95010-3911
Region: United States > California > Capitola
Price Range: RM658 - RM1,231 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola 2.5*
Number of rooms: 84
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