Places to Stay While Looking for Housing

Santa Cruz Hostel

Local Hotels and Motels

Recreational Vehicle Parks

State Parks


Santa Cruz Hostel

321 Main St.
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 423-8304
Hours: 8am-11am & 5pm-10pm (Closed 11am-5pm)
www.hi-santacruz.org



Local Hotels and Motels

* indicates UCSC student and/or parent discount. Note: Most only offer discounts if contacted directly rather than through online reservations. You must ask for UCSC discount when making reservation.

w indicates weekly rates.

America’s Best Value Inn *
505 Riverside Ave. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 426-2899

Bayfront Inn *
325 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 423-8564

Beach Street Inn and Suites
125 Beach St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 423-3031

Beachview Inn w
50 Front St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 426-3575

Best Western, The All Suites
500 Ocean St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 458-9898

Best Western Inn 
126 Plymouth St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 425-4717

Bella Notte  
21305 East Cliff Dr. Santa Cruz 95062
(831) 600-0001

Capri Motel * w
337 Riverside Ave. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 426-4611

Carousel Motel *
110 Riverside Ave. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 425-7090

Casa Blanca Motel
101 Main St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 423-1570

Coast View Inn *
301 Beach St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 426-0420

Comfort Inn
110 Plymouth St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 426-2664

Continental Inn
414 Ocean St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 429-1221

Dream Inn * w
175 W. Cliff Dr. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 426-4330

Edgewater Beach Motel w
525 Second St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 423-0440

Harbor Inn * w
645 Seventh Avenue Santa Cruz 95062
(831) 479-9731

Capitola Beach Suites
5000 Cliff Dr. Capitola 95010
(831) 476-0505

Hilton Santa Cruz/Scotts Valley  w
6001 La Madrona Dr. Santa Cruz 95060
(831)-440-1000

The Hinds Victorian Guest House w
529 Chestnut St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 423-0423

Holiday Inn Express * w
1410 Ocean St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 466-9100

The Inn at Pasatiempow
555 Highway 17, Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 423-5000

The Islander
522 Ocean St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 426-7766

Mission Inn *
2250 Mission St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 425-5455

Oceana Inn * w
525 Ocean St. Santa Cruz 95062
(831) 426-2300

Ocean Echo Inn & Beach Cottage 
401 Johans Beach Dr. Santa Cruz 95062
(831) 462-4192

Ocean Gate Inn * w
111 Ocean St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 429-8244

Ocean Pacific Lodge
301 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 457-1234

Pacific Blue Inn * w
636 Pacific Ave. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 600-8880

Pacific Inn Motel *
330 Ocean St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 425-3722

Hotel Paradox *
611 Ocean St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 425-7100

Pelican Point Inn w
21345 E. Cliff Dr. Santa Cruz 95062
(831) 475-3381
Quality Inn * w
1101 Ocean Street Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 427-1616

Quality Inn & Suites S. C. Mountains *
9733 Highway 9 Ben Lomond 95005
(831) 336-2292

Rio Sands Motel * w
116 Aptos Beach Dr. Aptos 95003
(831) 688-3207

Sea & Sand Inn
201 W. Cliff Dr. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 427-3400 fax 466-9882

Seaway Inn 
176 W. Cliff Dr. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 471-9004

Sunny Cove Motel w
21610 E. Cliff Dr. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 475-1741

Sunset Inn  
2424 Mission St. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 423-7500

Super 8 Santa Cruz East 
338 Riverside Ave. Santa Cruz 95060
(831) 426-3707



Recreational Vehicle Parks

w   indicates weekly rates.

Santa Cruz KOA Campground
1186 San Andreas Rd.
La Selva Beach 95076
(831) 722-0551

Santa Cruz Ranch RV Park w
917 Disc Dr., Scotts Valley 95066
(831) 438-1288 or (800)-546-1288

Cotillion Gardens RV Park w
300 Old Big Trees Rd.
Felton 95018
(831) 335-7669



State Parks

Big Basin Redwoods State Park
21600 Big Basin Way
Boulder Creek 95006
Info (831) 338-8860
Tent/Cabin (800) 444-7275
reserveamerica.com

Henry Cowell Redwoods
& Fall Creek State Park
101 N. Big Trees Park Rd. Felton 95018
Info (831) 335-4598
Reservations (800) 444-7275
reserveamerica.com

New Brighton State Beach Park
1500 Park Ave. Capitola 95010
Info (831) 464-6329
Reservations (800) 444-7275
reserveamerica.com




*   indicates UCSC student and/or parent discount. Note: Most only offer discounts if contacted directly rather than through online reservations. You must ask for UCSC discount when making reservation.

w   indicates weekly rates.

Note: Some hotels/motels do not offer UCSC discounts but do offer AAA discounts. Also, many discounts are subject to seasonal or other factors.

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