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Castro Valley, California
Reviewed 15 October 2010

The walls are PAPER thin. Not muffled voices but you could hear every word. The neighbors were disrepectful, smoking outside the rooms, screaming at their kids early in the morning. A homeless man came through to enjoy the free morning coffee and sat on our patio in front of the room! WAY overpriced for the quality. The rooms were clean...

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Davis, California
Reviewed 3 October 2010

We've stayed at the Edgewater Beach Motel twice in the last few months and we absolutely love it. The management is SO nice and hospitable that we always want to come back. The location is perfect for the wharf and the boardwalk and the rooms are wonderful.

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Clayton, California
Reviewed 28 September 2010

We were in Santa Cruz for a Cheer Competition and another mother and I decided to make the most of it. After having a TERRIBLE experience trying to get a room at the neighboring motel immediately upon calling the Edgewater she new it was the right place because of how helpful and friendly the agent on the phone was... And...

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Battle Ground, Washington
Reviewed 21 September 2010

Great location to waterfront and pier area I walked everywhere from the motel even downtown. The rooms are all individual and unique. Good place to stay for a night but even better for an extented stay or a mini vaction. My room included a kitchen and a large jacuzzi tub in the bathroom.The outdoor patio area was also well kept...

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gilroy
Reviewed 8 September 2010

My Husband and went on a weekend get away to the beach and found the Edgewater Beach Motel. The room was awesome with a fireplce and and a spa bath. Would highly recommend it to my friends.

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Atwater, California
Reviewed 4 September 2010

the staff was well mannered and courteous, the rooms were immaculate, clean and well laid out .. it was a pleasure staying there and i would reccomend it to anyone.

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fresno
Reviewed 4 September 2010

I stayed at this wonderful motel again because I had such a great experience the first time. The staff is great, location is perfect and the fact that I can bring my pet makes this the perfect motel. Plus, how many places have a memory foam bed??? WOW!!!! Thank you edgwater for making my stay so perfect.

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 1 September 2010

We had a big, new renovated beautiful room with a fully equiped kitchen, whirlpool, fire place.. It was very very clean, the staff was extremely nice and helpful. It's a family run place and they do everything to make you feel comfortable. They really care about the hotel and you see it in every detail. It's within walking distance to...

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Thank Stulf
New York City, New York
Reviewed 26 August 2010

I actualy DIDN'T stay here, but not for a lack of trying. The woman who takes reservations is either completely incompetent or enjoys lying to customers (or a little of both?). I called on 4 separate occasions over a 10 day period to request a rate on a room. I asked for a single-day Saturday stay, which required her to...

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Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 19 August 2010

I enjoyed staying at this motel, I was able to relax while I worked from my computer. Yes I still have to attend a few meeting but I really got to relax when I was not on the clock. the staff was amazing and very helpful. They were able to get my dinner reservations I needed when I couldn't and...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Santa Cruz Beach Boardalk 1 block east and across from main beach & wharf. 17 unique non-smoking units. Spacious family suites with fully equipped kitchens, separate bedroom, and 2 T.V.'s. Enjoy our delightful climate while relaxing by our pool. Picnic area with gas BBQ's and great view. Short walk to downtown and west cliff drive. Some rooms with fireplaces, Jacuzzi tubs, and oceanviews. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Edgewater Beach Motel

Address: 525 2nd St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5439
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: RM644 - RM1,670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Edgewater Beach Motel 3*
Number of rooms: 17
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Also Known As:
Edgewater Beach Hotel Santa Cruz
Edgewater Beach Santa Cruz
Hotel Style:
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Santa Cruz
#10 Romantic Hotel in Santa Cruz
#11 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
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“All rooms are different. they accomadate anywhere from 2-7 people.”
 of 5 bubbles lolomootsie, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“larger rooms with kitchenettes, would have liked to have the extra room for the two of us. We stayed in a single with a king bed.”
  • This was a small single room with a King bed. Nice decor! Clean!
  • Kind of hard to take a shower in this tub. Fun to have the fireplace in the bathroom.
 of 5 bubbles danamc65, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The end room has a private deck with an ocean view - great for morning coffee of evening sunsets. Beautiful, charming place.”
 of 5 bubbles allisonw487, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Definitely ask to see some rooms. They're all different and all cute”
 of 5 bubbles taataoh, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“There are rooms with kitchens - a huge plus!”
 of 5 bubbles GailF563, 24 Mar 2016 | Read review
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