Property Amenities

Food and drink

  • Picnic area


  • Free parking nearby
  • Offsite parking reservations required
  • Free self parking

Property services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Television in common areas
  • Smoke-free property
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Cash not accepted
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • No elevators
  • Pets allowed with a fee
  • Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Children allowed
  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Business services

  • Business center
  • Computer station


  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool
  • Community pool
  • Fenced pool

Internet access in public areas

  • Wireless internet

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room climate (air conditioning)
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Smoke alarms in rooms
  • Business center
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Terrace

Media and electronics

  • Free WiFi
  • Television
  • Cable TV service
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Computer monitor


  • Daily housekeeping


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

Food and drink

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

Bedding and linens

  • Linens provided
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Premium bedding


Bay Front Inn Santa Cruz

581 Reviews #36 of 56 hotels in Santa Cruz

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Recent Reviews

8AnnaL wrote a review on October 16, 2022 Dublin, Ireland
Trip Type: Couples

Do not stay there, it's not safe!

We stayed at the Bay Front Inn in September and our car was broken into while being parked in the hotel parking lot. The person at the reception said the owner will email the footage of the video...
dorilynn wrote a review on July 09, 2022 Tucson, Arizona
Trip Type: Family

nasty nasty hotel

my family has traveled all over this country and this hotel by far was the WORST we've ever stayed in. felt like a 3rd world cheap hotel with an expensive price tag ($300) there was no one on the...
Steven R wrote a review on April 13, 2022 San Jose, California
Trip Type: Solo travel

Beware of unapproved charges

BEWARE - Booked room via Expedia with no issues. I checked in and was told $100 would be held on my card for incidentals, which is pretty standard. I noticed the following day I was charged $185, I...


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