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Ocean Echo Inn & Beach Cottages

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“the cottages”(28 reviews)
“sunny cove”(19 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
3 Star Hotel
A hidden gem, mere steps to the beach at Sunny Cove, a favorite local beach between Santa Cruz and Capitola! This property has a private and charming location with quaint rooms and cottages where you can spend the day on your romantic getaway, or enjoy fun family events, eat at great...
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Location and contact
401 Johans Beach Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4962
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43.5 km to Monterey Peninsula Airport
49 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
2.5 km from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love that the beach was so close. We love that it was dog friendly. Cute and clean place. Staff were great and the continental breakfast was perfect to hold our kids over until we were ready to go. Would go again!

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Response from Victoria F, General Manager at Ocean Echo Inn & Beach CottagesResponded 5 days ago

Hello Julie and thank you for the kind review. We're so glad you and your family had a good time. We loved having you and look forward to your next visit with us.

Innkeeper's Favourite Review
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We just stayed in the two-story, dog-friendly room at this boutique hotel. This property has well-equipped rooms, comfortable beds, and awesome views from some rooms and from the common area deck. Only one half-block away is a small ocean cove. Beautiful ocean sounds and sunsets....More

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Response from Rachel D, Manager at Ocean Echo Inn & Beach CottagesResponded 1 December 2017

Thank you for choosing Ocean Echo Inn and Beach Cottages for your Thanksgiving weekend! It was a pleasure meeting you and your family. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay. See you next time!

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second time staying here, and I think it was under new ownership. The hosts were great, the property had some new upkeep, and the room was fabulous. Only slight issue was water pressure in shower was low. Being able to walk out...More

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Response from Victoria F, General Manager at Ocean Echo Inn & Beach CottagesResponded 1 week ago

Hello and thank you for the review. The hotel is only under new management with new Innkeepers, but thank you for letting us know we're doing a good job so far. The property was under quite a bit of construction but now the property is...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was beautiful and had a full kitchen which we didn’t expect. The inn keepers were very friendly and showed us around and took us to our room. The location was great! Very close to a nice small beach and walking distance to a...More

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Response from Victoria F, General Manager at Ocean Echo Inn & Beach CottagesResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Julie B, Thank you for the kind review. We are so very pleased that you enjoyed our beautiful Inn by the sea and all we have to offer. We look forward to your next stay with us.

Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

This was such a great stay. I loved the close access to the beach. All of the staff are super warm and welcoming. The lady who checked us in was very kind and professional. Even the housekeeping was very friendly. We just checked out of...More

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Response from Victoria F, Manager at Ocean Echo Inn & Beach CottagesResponded 8 June 2018

Thank you for the kind review. We do appreciate it and we're very happy that you had an enjoyable stay. ...and thank for the kind remarks about us. We work very hard to be as helpful as we can be. We look forward to your...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$198 - US$485 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$198 - US$485 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Charlette M
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Response from Victoria F | Property representative |
Cottage 6 actually has three beds: one king and two queens. Cottage 11 has two queen beds. Cottage 5 has a queen bed and two twin beds. Several of our cottages will have a bed in the bedroom and a sofa sleeper in the living... More
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"be prepared to unlpug... cell phone reception is not great. But isn't that the point of a get-away?"
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"Quiet with a view on the ocean"
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"We had Cottage #6 - spacious, private and surrounded by gorgeous greenery!"
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"Be careful of hidden fees that were not mentioned when booking online. The location is amazing - literally..."
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