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San Diego, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great two-day stay at Sea & Sand. Loved the prime location, nice room, happy hour and breakfast. The staff was helpful and attentive and it was pleasant sitting by the fire (visited in November) in the dining area looking over the ocean and the pier.

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Boulder, Colorado
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are all tastefully remodeled but the reason we stay here is to listen to the surf and feel the ocean breeze. It's heavenly. The continental breakfast is one of the best with fresh baked muffins and scones as the highlight. Lots of things in walking distance. Enjoy!

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Thank 1Leebelle1
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice, clean cozy location---just there to relax and we did!!!! We stayed in the cottage suite, it has a hot tub on the patio. The view was great. Nice big bathroom for all the girls. Close to everything within walking distance.

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Atlanta, GA
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, the positives: - Great view, great setup / landscaping, excellent seating areas - Wine / cheese at night were excellent - Breakfast was good continental As a regular traveler and someone that appreciates the activities and walkable communities, Santa Cruz is just not a "tourist" destination. We did not find the pier appealing and the Sea & Sand is... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved our weekend at Sea & Sand Inn and will definitely stay there again. The location is great, with a view of the beach, boardwalk and wharf. The bed was comfy, and room seemed like it was freshly remodeled. Great shower too. We enjoyed the wine and cheese in the afternoon and loved the seating areas on the property... More 

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Thank Laurie F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great view. Updated rooms. Convenient location. Friendly staff. We have returned here every year for the past ten years. We would highly recommend this hotel. They have onsite parking and are walking distance to the boardwalk, pier, etc...

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Thank Leonard H
Littleton, Colorado
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed this hotel. They have a nice wine and cheese happy hour with nice folks taking care of it as well as breakfast in the morning. We walked down to the pier and there were several restaurants to choose from. It was a nice walk in the evening.

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Thank LuanneSo
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It had to be destiny. My birthday trip to Santa Cruz, a B&B originally booked that fell so short of expectations, that we decided to find a new place right away, and driving by this yo stop and ask if they had a room. It so happened they had only one room with a king size bed, that also included... More 

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cabo san lucas
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here a few times and LOVE the views and the cozy fireplace. Just minutes from the boardwalk and the pier. I love the wine and cheese happy hour! This is a great place for families as well as a great place for a romantic getaway.

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Thank funinthesun444
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. That's my only compliment for this place. I have been bringing my family to Santa Cruz for many years, we have always stayed at the Dream inn which by the way we will definitely return to in the future. We decided to try the Sea and sand because of the high reviews but we quickly began to question... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The ocean-front Sea & Sand Inn has always been popular with savvy out-of-towners, but a major renovation in 2009 has added a whole new “wow” factor. Three new luxury king spa rooms with ocean view balconies were added; two spacious family cottages with private hot tubs and three other spa rooms were also upgraded. All 22 rooms have a fantastic ocean front view of sparkling Monterey Bay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sea & Sand Inn

Address: 201 W Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: RM742 - RM991 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Sea And Sand Hotel Santa Cruz
Hotel Sea And Sand
Sea And Sand Inn Santa Cruz
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#1 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
#2 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
#3 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
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Burbank, California
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“We were on the 2nd floor and we had a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles LuanneSo, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have amazing views”
 of 5 bubbles funinthesun444, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all room face Monterrey Bay....beautiful Views..”
 of 5 bubbles r0nnem, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“second floor rooms have best view. Room at far end would have least # of people passing by to get to their door.”
 of 5 bubbles IP-LF, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Every room has a view”
 of 5 bubbles sherrys805, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
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