Aqua Breeze Inn - Santa Cruz

204 Second Street, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060  show map
 2 stars
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Aqua Breeze Inn - Santa Cruz

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Featuring a sunbathing terrace and a swimming pool, Aqua Breeze Inn lies in a beach area of Santa Cruz close to Santa Cruz Harbor Beach, Santa Cruz Surfing Museum and Natural Bridges State Park. Built in 1960, the hotel was renovated in 2010.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. A museum and a lighthouse lie a short distance away.

Aqua Breeze Inn is within a 45-minute drive to Monterey Peninsula airport.

Rooms

Aqua Breeze Inn provides 26 guestrooms appointed with a safe, a phone, a mini-refrigerator, pay television and hi-fi for a pleasant stay in Santa Cruz. Guests can make use of a shower, towels and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Falafel Hut and Miramar are located within 200 meters away.

Services

The on-site conveniences include parking, a vending machine and a designated smoking place.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   28.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Vending machines

Services

  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Beach chairs
  • Sun terrace

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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Hotel Address:

204 Second Street, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

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City Center
  • Santa Cruz
    3000 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Miramar
    500 ft
  • Beach Street Cafe (cuisine: American)
    800 ft
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    800 ft
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    1.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    28

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or Queen-size bed
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 305 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Aqua Breeze Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
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        Hotel Address:

        204 Second Street, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Santa Cruz
          3000 ft
        Airports
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Miramar
          500 ft
        • Beach Street Cafe (cuisine: American)
          800 ft
        Beaches
        • Santa Cruz Main Beach
          800 ft
        • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
          1.1 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2010
        • Number of rooms:
          28

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        Places of interest

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        Shopping areas

        Amusement

        Museums

        • Art League Inc-Santa Cruz - 2700 ft
        • Santa Cruz Museum Nat History - 3000 ft
        • Museum of History & Art at the McPherson Center - 3300 ft
        • McPherson Center - 3300 ft
        • First Night Santa Cruz - 3300 ft
        • Museum of Art and History - 3300 ft
        • Surfing Museum Lighthouse Pnt - 4000 ft

        Parks

        • Parks and Recreation Dept - 3700 ft
        • Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation - 4000 ft
        • Santa Cruz Mission State Park - 5000 ft

        Halls

        • Louden Nelson Community Ctr - 2300 ft
        • Calvary Parish Hall - 3000 ft
        • Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium - 4000 ft
        • Pacific Cultural Ctr - 4600 ft
        • Holy Cross Parish Hall - 1.0 mi

        Universities, Institutes

        • Gestalt Institute-Santa Cruz - 3300 ft

        Golf courses and Country clubs

        Marina

        • Cowell's Beach - 1700 ft

        Oceanfront Areas

        Local attractions

        • Mission State Park - 1.0 mi
          School Street, Santa Cruz
        • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach - 1.1 mi
          5th Ave. at East Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz
        • Pleasure Point Beach - 2.2 mi
          East Cliff Dr. and Pleasure Point Dr., Santa Cruz
        • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum - 1.1 mi
          West Cliff Drive at Lighthouse Point, Santa Cruz
        • UCSC Arboretum - 2.0 mi
          1156 High Street, Santa Cruz

        Near the hotel

        • Santa Cruz Wharf - 800 ft
          Beach Street, Santa Cruz
        • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - 1700 ft
          Beach Street, Santa Cruz
        • Museum of Art & History - 3600 ft
          705 Front St., Santa Cruz
        • Santa Cruz Main Beach - 800 ft
          Along Beach St. west from San Lorenzo River, Santa Cruz
        • Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History - 3100 ft
          1305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz
        • Cave Train - 4400 ft
          Santa Cruz, CA

        Restaurants nearby

        • Miramar - 500 ft

          Address: 232 Leibrandt Ave

          63% likes this, based on 32 reviews

        • Falafel Hut - 800 ft

          Address: 309 Beach Street
          Phone: (831) 423-0567

          67% likes this, based on 27 reviews
          Cuisine: American, Mediterranean

        • La Barrenada Sea Food & Taqueria - 900 ft

          Address: 313 Beach St
          Phone: (831) 421-0590

          72% likes this, based on 40 reviews
          Cuisine: Mexican

        • Beach Street Cafe - 800 ft

          Address: 399 Beach St
          Phone: 831-426-7621

          74% likes this, based on 57 reviews
          Cuisine: American

        • South Beach Pizza Company - 900 ft

          Address: 303 Beach St
          Phone: 831-600-8900

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2010
        • Number of rooms:
          28
        Hotels nearby
        Motel Santa Cruz
        2 stars
        0.8 km

        Aqua Breeze Inn Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Aqua Breeze Inn

        Average guest rating

        6.2out of 10
        Good
        Based on 30 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          onvenience to Santa Cruz Boardwalk and beach.

        • Family with children
          4.0

          Honestly not much of anything.

          It was a rip off. Upon check in we were told they were in the process of renovating. Which is much needed!

        • Older travelers
          3.8

          The location to the boardwalk

          Dirty, and they are remodleing during early AM and into late PM. the bathroom sink was stinky

        • Family with children
          2.8

          Is this place a homeless drug addict shelter ??

          Cant beleive this hotel can be booked online what a shame

        • Older travelers
          6.6

          Limited parking and narrow spaces, had to park on the street 2 nights

        • Couple
          5.0

          It was just a short walk from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

          It is NOT worth $200 just to stay so close to the Boardwalk. The hotel was shady to say the least. The most convenient entrance to our room was through a back alley in which some sketchy looking people were hanging out. Our door jammed every time we closed it; only my husband was able to push it open. Don't even bother with the pool. It says that free wifi is available, but they do not give you the password. After I called the front office, I received the password, but the signal was too weak to connect. Not a place for young children.

        • Group of friends
          5.0

          dog-friendly and smoking-friendly

          I guess it is a value for the money, but pretty sleezy. Santa Cruz is not particularly dog-friendly and it was challenging to find a place to run my dog. Our room had seen better days.

        • Couple
          6.6

          Price was good, Room was a good size, Room was clean and tidy

        • Family with children
          8.8

          The front desk person was so helpful and nice.

          A little run down but the staff was courteous and wonderful, and the place was in a prime location. I would stay here again and again.

        • Family with children
          7.0

          Cheap and you can't beat the location. Large room and decent amenities for the price, like mini-fridge, microwave, and satellite T.V. with lots of channels. You can't beat the location if you're a fan of the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Also nice that they're pet friendly, it can be tough in Santa Cruz with a pooch.

          There were plumbing issues -- inconsistent water pressure, extremely loud pipe, and the toilet flush made very odd noises. The electricity went off in the middle of the night, which obviously happened before as the clock had been reset when we checked in. The "breakfast" was your choice of cork flakes or cheerios, plus white sandwich bread for toast -- no past

        • Group of friends
          5.8

          The room was clean.

          There were scary people staying in and around the motel. It did not feel like a safe area at all.

        • Older travelers
          5.0

          i would never stay at this place again if it were free. it was roach infested as well as the microwave and tv didnt work had to be replaced. if i hadnt got sick soon as i got there i would have left the same day. besides i drove over 6hrs. my companion was so angry he had no words.

        • Family with children
          7.4

          Nice location -- couldn't access the "free wi-fi" -- not too noisy -- good value for the money.

        • Group of friends
          6.2

          Great location! Really close to boardwalk and beach!

          Kind of dirty and smelly. Typical beach town with loud drunk annoying teenagers outside keeping me up. I'm a teenager and it was not the greatest hotel ever. Spend the money if your looking for quality. If you plan on spending the majority of your trip out of the hotel then stay here.

        • Family with children
          4.0

          only the convenience of being so close to board walk

          Price was to high, room had a odor..uncomfortable bed, not enough towls, parking sucked, I have a brand new car , parking way to close.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Aqua Breeze Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        204 Second Street, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Santa Cruz
          3000 ft
        Airports
        • Bus stop
          400 ft
        Restaurants
        • Miramar
          500 ft
        • Beach Street Cafe (cuisine: American)
          800 ft
        Beaches
        • Santa Cruz Main Beach
          800 ft
        • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
          1.1 mi
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2010
        • Number of rooms:
          28