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Welcome to the Holiday Inn Express & Suites, Santa Cruz
Our hotel's location offers free breakfast & easy access to the Boardwalk, picturesque beaches, towering redwoods and terrific shopping.You can relish the comforts of home when you choose to stay at the Holiday Inn Express® Hotel & Suites Santa Cruz. Our new hotel is the perfect starting point for a trip to Northern California.
Corporate guests appreciate our business amenities and the location of our hotel in Santa Cruz, CA. We are located near local businesses such as Plantronics, Santa Cruz County Offices and UC Santa Cruz. We offer free high-speed, wireless Internet access and a 24-hour Business Center, so you can stay productive while you travel.
The family might love a ride on the Roaring Camp Railroad through the Redwood forest. It's easy to take a vineyard tour, indulge in shopping at the Capitola Village or take a stroll along the Santa Cruz wharf.
Our hotel in Santa Cruz, CA has outstanding amenities like a well-equipped Fitness Center, a Sauna and a sparkling, outdoor pool and guest patio. Our contemporary rooms pamper you with HDTV and iPod docking stations. There's even a free, hot breakfast. Discover why we're the best choice among hotels in Santa Cruz, CA.
- Black-out Shades
- Iron/Ironing Board
- In-Room Heating and A/C Controls
- Extra Bedding Available
- Private Bathroom
- Bathroom Amenities Available
- Hair Dryer
- Separate/Walk-in Shower
- Mini Refrigerator
- Coffee Maker
- Flat-screen TV
- iPod Docking Station with Clock Radio
- Work Desk with Lamp
- Desk-level Electrical Outlet
- Free Local Calls
- Premium Channels
- Direct-dial Phone
- Phone with Voicemail
- Power Converter Available
- Windows Open by Guest
- Oversized Bath Towels
- Complimentary Coffee/Tea Supplies
- Full Breakfast Included
- Breakfast Buffet Included
- Continental Breakfast Included
- Kids Eat Free
- Off-site Restaurant Delivery Available
- 1 Meeting Room(s) Available
- Free High-Speed Internet in all Rooms
- Wireless Internet service is free for all IHG® One Rewards members
Entertainment & Recreation
- Pool Open from: 17-March-2023 to 23-September-2023
Housekeeping & Laundry
- On-site Guest Self-Laundry Facilities
- Hours of Operation: 9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
- Language Interpretation
- Wake Up Calls
- Ice Machine
1410 Ocean Street
Santa Cruz, California 95060
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
Check-in Age: 18
Parking + -
- Daily Self-Parking Fee: 10 USD
- Daily Parking Fee of $10.00 per day will be charged. Only one car per guestroom is allowed. Two Telsa charging stations available in the Parking Garage.
Shuttle + -
Accessibility + -
- Public Entrance
- Guest Rooms
- Public Restrooms
- Registration Desk
- Exercise Facility
- Business Center
- Number of Accessible Meeting Rooms: 1
Accessible Hotel Areas
- Registration Area
- Accessible Guest Rooms
- Business Center
- Meeting Room
- Exercise Facility
Hotel Areas with Accessible Routes from Accessible Public Entrance
- Accessible Self Parking
- Van Accessible Self Parking
- Ramp Access
- Portable Bathtub Seats
- Closed Caption TVs
- Telephone with TDD
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Guest Rooms
- Visual Alarm/Alert in Public Spaces
- Communication Kits with Visual Alarms
Provided by Hotel
Pet Policy + -
- Service Animals Allowed
- No Pets allowed in hotel, Violators will be charged a pet cleaning fee of 250 US dollars
Facility + -
- Smoke-Free Facility
- Number of Floors: 3
- Total Number of Rooms: 100
- Number of Suites: 16
- Number of Non-Smoking Rooms: 100
- Number of Accessible Rooms: 4
Languages + -
Languages Spoken by Staff
Credit Cards + -
- American Express
- Diners Club
- Carte Blanche
FAQs for Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz?
At Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz, self-parking is available for a daily rate of 10 USD.
Can I cancel my booking at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz for a full refund?
Yes, when you book your stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz direct with IHG, choose one of our flexible rates which include the flexibility to change or cancel your reservation at no charge. For full details, refer to our Travel Advisory details.
Does Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz have a pool?
No, Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz does not have a pool.
What are the check-in and check-out times for Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz?
Check-in at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz is from 3:00 PM, and check-out time is 11:00 AM. Contact the hotel directly for options available for early check-in or late check-out.
Does Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz offer free Wi-Fi?
Yes, the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz offers free WiFi!
Does Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz have a restaurant on site?
No, there is no on site restaurant at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz.
How much does it cost to stay at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz?
Rates for accommodations at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz vary by season. For your rate options, please input your dates.
How many rooms does the Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz have?
The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz has 100 guest rooms. Enter your dates to view available rooms for your stay.
Can I bring my pet to Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz?
No, pets are not allowed at Holiday Inn Express & Suites Santa Cruz.