Property Amenities


  • Free self parking

Property services

  • Smoke-free property
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Children allowed
  • Families welcome
  • Pets not allowed


  • Walk to shops and restaurants

Internet access in public areas

  • Wireless internet

In-Room Amenities

Media and electronics

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

Bedding and linens

  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Linens provided
  • Premium bedding


  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Individually decorated
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Heating
  • Bathroom grab bars
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Balcony
  • Balcony or patio
  • Air conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • In-room climate (air conditioning)
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • Smoke alarms in rooms


  • Daily housekeeping


  • Towels provided
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet

Food and drink

  • Coffeemaker


The Babbling Brook Inn

444 Reviews #2 of 15 B&Bs / Inns in Santa Cruz

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Recent Reviews

LisaMcN wrote a review on December 15, 2022 Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Trip Type: Family

Unwelcoming, tired place

We stayed here for a long weekend. We arrived late at night, and it was cold and rainy. The room was freezing and damp. As others have said, no one was around to check us in (contactless check-in...
sftraveler34 wrote a review on November 24, 2022 San Francisco, California
Trip Type: Family

Do not stay here

The reviews are sadly accurate. Do not stay here. We booked a room for my aunt here, it was a big mistake. This place is barely “open” and shouldn’t be taking customers. See the other reviews...
perrig2017 wrote a review on September 02, 2022
Trip Type: Friends getaway

Has potential

Cute property but needs some TLC and more helpful staff. Our room was spacious and comfortable, the beds were great and so was the location, but the property does seem to have been allowed to get a...


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