Property Amenities


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

Food and drink

  • Vending machines
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Property services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Children allowed
  • Families welcome
  • Multilingual staff
  • Only service animals are allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • American express
  • Check-in time starts at
  • Check-out time is
  • Discover
  • MasterCard
  • No elevators
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • On-site check-in office
  • Visa

Business services

  • Fax services available
  • Printer

Internet access in public areas

  • Wireless internet

In-Room Amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Desk chair
  • Heating
  • Shower only
  • In-room climate (air conditioning)
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Smoke alarms in rooms
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • AM/FM alarm clock radio

Media and electronics

  • LED TV
  • Phone
  • Free local calls
  • Television
  • Cable TV service
  • Premium TV channels
  • Free WiFi
  • Flat-panel TV


  • Daily housekeeping


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

Food and drink

  • Microwave
  • Kitchenette
  • Coffeemaker
  • Refrigerator
  • Mini-fridge

Bedding and linens

  • Linens provided
  • Premium bedding


Riverside Inn & Suites Santa Cruz

131 Reviews #31 of 58 hotels in Santa Cruz

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Recent Reviews

759herwigs wrote a review on August 27, 2023 Annenheim, Austria
Trip Type:

Overnight stay

Place is quite ok for staying one night, when we were travelling through Santa Cruz towards LA. Everything was tidy, beds are a bit noisy when turning around, maybe here can be something improved...
ddomino241 wrote a review on August 22, 2023
Trip Type:

Clean, comfortable, good price, great location

This place was Clean, comfortable, good price, great location [3 blocks from the Boardwalk, Santa Cruz wharf], safe area, good A/C; I will definitely stay here again and recommend it to family/friends
terryrose wrote a review on August 05, 2023 Huntington Beach, California
Trip Type:

Once was plenty

Old...not well kept up...the first room they gave us was on a busy street and was loud. I was with my 13 year old granddaughter and asked for a different room. They were able to accommodate. Would...


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