Property Amenities

Property services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Smoke-free property
  • Laundry facilities
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Families welcome
  • Pets not allowed

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast
  • Vending machines
  • Breakfast service
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Continental breakfast

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station


  • Free self parking
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available


  • Common area hot tub
  • Spa services on site

Internet access in public areas

  • Wireless internet

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Partially open bathroom
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Shower only
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Furnished balcony
  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Business center
  • In-room climate (air conditioning)
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Smoke alarms in rooms


  • Daily housekeeping

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Coffeemaker
  • Complimentary coffee
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Dinnerware
  • Dishes and utensils for kids
  • Dishware and utensils
  • Full kitchens available
  • Mini-fridge


  • Towels provided
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Toilet

Media and electronics

  • Free local calls
  • Television
  • Digital TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet

Bedding and linens

  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Linens provided
  • Premium bedding


Howard Johnson by Wyndham Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

372 Reviews #50 of 58 hotels in Santa Cruz

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Recent Reviews

skaufm232762 wrote a review on August 11, 2023 Elk Grove, California
Trip Type: Family

Great location and friendly staff

We love the central location of this hotel that allows you to easily walk to the beach, boardwalk and restaurants. It is great to be able to grab a quick complimentary breakfast each morning. The...
JonFromSac wrote a review on August 10, 2023 Sacramento, California
Trip Type: Family

Room reeked or mold and urine

Wyndham should be embarrassed for allowing guests to stay in room 109. This is the room given to me and my wife for our 1 night stay. The room reeks of mold and urine. Wyndham is aware of the room’s...
Richard S wrote a review on June 27, 2023
Trip Type: Couples

The worst hotel I’ve ever stayed in, and I’ve stayed in some bad ones!

The worst hotel/experience I’ve ever had, and paid $603 for 2 nights (Thurs & Fri night). We arrived, we were checked into the first room, please see pictures. Furniture was everywhere, the room...


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