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    Holiday Inn Express Santa Cruz

    1410 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          US$302
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          US$249
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          Overview
          • Excellent43%
          • Very good38%
          • Average10%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible4%
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          “nice hotel” (27 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          2.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 15 April 2014

          We reserved a King for three nights. When it became apparent we would be arriving very late we called the front desk and were told it was ok, someone would be at the desk for 24 hours. When we finally arrived after 11:00 pm we...More

          Thank Cbcchem
          Response from IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa CruzResponded 1 May 2014

          Dear Cbcchem, Thank you for taking the time out our your busy day to share your thoughts and comments regarding your stay with us. We are please you found our rooms clean and our staff highly commendable. Please accept our sincere apology for the shortcomings...More

          Reviewed 2 April 2014

          Santa Cruz has often lacked decent hotels at sensible prices. This hotel certainly meets these criteria. Not the greatest location being at the northern end of Ocean Street. It is a drive to any of the decent restaurants in Santa Cruz. This is offset by...More

          Thank Geoff S
          Reviewed 24 March 2014

          We stay at a lot of Holiday Inn Express locations as we accumulate points in the IHG Priority Club. Most facilities are about the same, and this one is typical. The room was nice, not too large but ok. A plus is that the room...More

          Thank stevej2001
          Reviewed 11 March 2014

          We recently made a quick stop over in Santa Cruz and spent one night at the Holiday Inn Express as the price was right and it was a quick stop over, arrived in the evening and left early the next day. I wasn't sure what...More

          1  Thank ABH57
          Reviewed 1 March 2014

          I travel to the greater bay area every week for business and have been a Priority Club member for over five years. I made an honest mistake and had a mishap booking a reservation here, and didn't cancel in time. I was charged for a...More

          1  Thank Bradley T
          Response from M D, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express Santa CruzResponded 6 March 2014

          Dear BradleyT, Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and share your feedback. We love to work with our guests at all times and make exceptions whenever possible. As explained a NO SHOW reservation is when the room is held for...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Breakfast included
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$169 - US$397 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 100
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          • Santa Cruz
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          enj0yinglife2016
          We have a yorkie. Do you accept pets with perhaps a pet fee?
          20 September 2016|
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          Response from kevin h | Reviewed this property |
          I think your question is best directed at the hotel, I was only a guest there.
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          Nancy G
          Do you take dogs?
          8 July 2016|
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          Response from SteveTraveler | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, I suggest you call the hotel directly.
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          "Room 200 is spacious and perfect for a family or group of six."
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          "had a room on the 3rd floor, very quite."
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