We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
11/05/2017 12/05/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Seaway Inn

    176 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5440
    Save
    May 11
    May 12
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    View Deal
    Traveller (134)
    Room & Suite (38)
    Dining (8)
    Dream Inn
    1,276 reviews
    #4 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Beach Street Inn and Suites
    591 reviews
    #2 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Sea & Sand Inn
    419 reviews
    #1 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Casablanca Inn on the Beach
    498 reviews
    #21 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Overview

    • Excellent35%
    • Very good40%
    • Average11%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    All hotel details
    Dream Inn
    1,276 reviews
    #4 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Beach Street Inn and Suites
    591 reviews
    #2 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Sea & Sand Inn
    419 reviews
    #1 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Casablanca Inn on the Beach
    498 reviews
    #21 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
    Rooms
    11 May12 May
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view 3 other deals from US$120
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Santa Cruz hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "0106268768374e6eb98db56bb0feaf24", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":451030,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":11,"month":5,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":12,"month":5,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"0106268768374e6eb98db56bb0feaf24","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":120,"lowestMetaPrice":120,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":120,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":120,"lowestMetaPrice":120,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":120,"hotelName":"Seaway Inn","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjAxMDYyNjg3NjgzNzRlNmViOThkYjU2YmIwZmVhZjI0IiwiQUlLIjoiN2Q4ZjAwODcxNzhmNGE5ZmJlYjA0ZDg5Y2I1NGFiMzgifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "11/05/2017", "checkOut": "12/05/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$120", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (291)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    11 - 15 of 291 reviews

    Reviewed 8 January 2017

    From the moment we called The Seaway Inn, we could feel a difference. Davenport took our reservation, extended us a discount and gave us explicit directions. We were travelling without a GPS so unfortunately it took us some time to find the Inn.When we arrived...More

    Thank Destinyspeaks
    Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway Inn

    We are so happy to hear that Davenport was able to assist you and help you get here! Thank you for your write up on your stay, and deciding to stay with us a second time. We hope that you too, decide to become a...More

    Reviewed 13 December 2016

    We were looking for a pet friendly place to stay in Santa Cruz and came across this. It is definitely dated and needs upgrading. Clean. We stayed in a "family" room which had a second room with a TV and 2 enormous chairs. That room...More

    Thank Lisa-in-Victoria
    Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway Inn

    Thank you for staying with us. We are always in the process of updating our rooms, we are actually working on changing out the bedding and getting rid of the out dated comforters. The rest of the room, including furniture has been updated however. I'm...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    Well kept and run hotel. We only stayed overnight to avoid driving 1 1/2 hrs. but the bet was comfortable, the staff was very accommodating, it was clean, and the location was great (across the street from the beach). You are within walking distance to...More

    Thank hemiadvisor
    Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway Inn

    Thank you for staying with us and posting your review! We are happy to hear that you were satisfied and comfortable. We look forward to seeing you again, should you be back in our area. Just a tip, if you are specifically looking to be...More

    A TripAdvisor Member
    Riddle, Oregon
    91
    Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

    This motel is very charming. We loved it there---the staff--EXCELLENT!! The bed--very comfortable!! My husband became ill during our visit, so I asked to extend our stay by a day--the front desk clerks are all very nice and arranged things so we could remain in...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway Inn

    Although your husband was ill, during your stay with us, we are happy that we are able to accommodate you and that you "enjoyed" your stay. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience and we look forward to seeing you next time!

    Reviewed 30 November 2016
    Google Translation

    el lugar es muy bonito, cuenta con estacionamiento, wi-fi y desayuno continental. Definitivamente lo mejor del lugar es el desayuno,...More

    Thank Benjamín S
    Dream Inn
    1,276 reviews
    #4 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Beach Street Inn and Suites
    591 reviews
    #2 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Sea & Sand Inn
    419 reviews
    #1 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    Casablanca Inn on the Beach
    498 reviews
    #21 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$134 - US$300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
    Photos
    Traveller (134)
    Room & Suite (38)
    Dining (8)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Nearby
    Nearby Hotels
    Sea & Sand Inn
    419 reviews
    .15 km away
     
    Dream Inn
    1,276 reviews
    .10 km away
     
    West Cliff Inn, a Four Sisters Inn
    331 reviews
    .03 km away
     
    Beachview inn
    121 reviews
    .21 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Picnic Basket
    336 reviews
    .24 km away
    Riva Fish House
    328 reviews
    .58 km away
    Firefish Grill
    431 reviews
    .58 km away
    Aquarius - Dream Inn
    273 reviews
    .13 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
    2,591 reviews
    .78 km away
    Madi Magical Tours
    214 reviews
    .42 km away
    Santa Cruz Wharf
    893 reviews
    .78 km away
    Santa Cruz Main Beach
    198 reviews
    .23 km away
    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    charlienewbery
    Do you have a family room available from tonight or tomorrow for a three night stay?
    18 February 2017|
    Answer
    Response from Stephanie V | Property representative |
    We currently have what we call our King/Queen Combo room. This room has a king bed in the front room and a queen bed and futon in the rear room but no common area. The rate for the next 3 nights would be $199/night, plus... More
    0
    Votes
    is there wifi?
    5 November 2016|
    Answer Show all 6 answers
    Response from Stephanie V | Property representative |
    Yes, we have WI FI.
    0
    Votes
    Michelle P
    Could we have an ocean view if possible
    13 May 2016|
    Answer Show all 8 answers
    Response from Stephanie V | Property representative |
    We do actually have rooms that have direct views of the ocean, we have 3 different room types that you should keep in mind, if you are looking for an ocean view, as we are across the street from the ocean. King ocean view... More
    0
    Votes
    Room Tips
    "I believe all the rooms had good views."
    Read review
    "Not sure if the first floor is accessible by lift, so if you are not too mobile get a ground floor room"
    Read review
    "Second floor rooms have a better view of the sea."
    Read review
    "stay in a second floor room so you don't hear the people above you walking around"
    Read review