Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz Hotel from NT$2,367/Night

Search over 1,000,000 properties worldwide and 550 airlines worldwide.

Search over a million flights, hotels, packages, and more

No Expedia cancellation fee to change or cancel almost any hotel reservation.

Top 10 Hotels in Santa Cruz

Image for Dream Inn Santa Cruz
4 out of 5
175 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
per night
Sep 25 - Sep 26
4.4/5Wonderful! (2,065 reviews)

"It was beautiful but. Staff helped as needed atmosphere was very nice"…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/17

Dream Inn Santa Cruz
Image for Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
3 out of 5
407 Broadway, Santa Cruz, CA
Free Cancellation
per night
Oct 6 - Oct 7
4.5/5Wonderful! (651 reviews)

"It was very nice and clean. Our room had a king bed and a sofa that could also turn into a bed. It was very comfortable. The location was great as well, close to the boardwalk and other amenities."…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/16

Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
Image for Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Santa Cruz
2.5 out of 5
1410 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
per night
Sep 26 - Sep 27
4.3/5Excellent! (1,528 reviews)

"No problems, although parking spots limited and very narrow."…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/18

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Santa Cruz
Image for Rio Sands Hotel
2 out of 5
116 Aptos Beach Drive, Aptos, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
per night
Oct 14 - Oct 15
4.1/5Very Good! (1,006 reviews)

"Great location. Hot tub and pool great. Bathroom needs some TLC"…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/17

Rio Sands Hotel
Image for Chaminade Resort & Spa
4 out of 5
1 Chaminade Ln, Santa Cruz, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
per night
Sep 29 - Sep 30
3.9/5Good! (415 reviews)

"Thought the roasted chicken dish was just OK. Didn't like how the soupy way the potatoes texture.. but it tasted good. Pizza was really good. Boil the artichoke before you grill them so the texture is softer. I'm a chef."…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/16

Chaminade Resort & Spa
Image for Casablanca On The Beach
3.5 out of 5
101 Main St, Santa Cruz, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
per night
Oct 14 - Oct 15
3.7/5Good! (1,492 reviews)

"Beautiful view and location. Big room and bed but very dated."…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/18

Casablanca On The Beach
Image for Beachview Inn
2 out of 5
50 Front St, Santa Cruz, CA
per night
Sep 23 - Sep 24
3.6/5Good! (1,333 reviews)

"property is close to beach but no view from room. someone pee-ed on the stairs - no cameras or security on site. breakfast is pathetic"…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/18

Beachview Inn
Image for Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley
3.5 out of 5
6001 La Madrona Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
per night
Oct 7 - Oct 8
4.2/5Very Good! (1,582 reviews)

"The room was clean and the staff was friendly. The walls had many poor touch ups and the floors showed signs of wear. The rooms were a bit expensive taking into account the condition of the facility. The facility is quiet though. Thank you. 😊"…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/4

Hilton Santa Cruz - Scotts Valley
Image for Ocean Pacific Lodge
2 out of 5
301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA
per night
Oct 21 - Oct 22
4/5Very Good! (1,943 reviews)

"The location was great and convenient with only a short walk to the wharf and waterfront. The room was very comfortable and clean. Parking was a big plus too. The pool was nice. The only issue we had was that our room on the second floor was beneath a room on the third floor with what seemed like ..."…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/19

Ocean Pacific Lodge
Image for Bay Front Inn Santa Cruz
2.5 out of 5
325 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
per night
Sep 22 - Sep 23
3.2/5 (1,646 reviews)

"Comfortable beds ! Clean property. Would stay here again !"…"

Reviewed on 2019/9/16

Bay Front Inn Santa Cruz
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Santa Cruz
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Visiting Santa Cruz

Travelers to Santa Cruz give high marks for the beaches, fun sporting events, and entertainment choices. Tourists to the city can also enjoy its walkable location. Top sights in the city include Mystery Spot, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, and Main Beach.

  • There are 199 hotels and other accommodations in Santa Cruz
  • The closest major airport is in Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal), 19.3 mi (31 km) from the city center
  • The next closest is in San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), 22.7 mi (36.5 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Santa Cruz

Cultural venues in the city include Santa Cruz Surfing Museum, Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, and Museum of Art & History. Notable city landmarks like Mystery Spot and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk might be worth a visit. The beaches and hiking trails highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Main Beach, Natural Bridges State Park, and Felton Covered Bridge Park.

In Santa Cruz, you'll be able to select from 199 hotels and other lodging options so you'll have plenty of choices for a perfect holiday retreat. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Inn at Depot Hill - This 4-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its central location and helpful staff.
  • Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola - Our customers like the pool and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Beach Street Inn and Suites - This 2-star motel in Westside Santa Cruz features an outdoor pool, free WiFi, and a café. Expedia customers like its family-friendly amenities and beach locale.

Popular places to visit outside the city include Winchester Mystery House, 19 mi/30.6 km from the city center, and California's Great America, which is 23.4 mi (37.7 km) away.

Dressing for Santa Cruz

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 69°F, while nighttime temperatures stay around 36°F
  • From April to June, the average is 84°F during the day and 41°F at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 86°F during the day and 47°F at night
  • In October-December, you can expect 82°F as the daytime average and 36°F as the nighttime average
  • About 49.92 inches of rain falls on Santa Cruz each year
  • August and September are usually the hottest months averaging 85°F, while December and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 37°F

More trip options

Recently Booked Hotels in Santa Cruz

Recent Reviews in Santa Cruz