Property Amenities

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Free breakfast

Internet access in public areas

  • Wireless internet


  • Free self parking

Property services

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

In-Room Amenities


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

Bedding and linens

  • Linens provided
  • Premium bedding


  • Air conditioning
  • AM/FM alarm clock radio
  • Heating
  • Smoke alarms in rooms

Food and drink

  • Mini-fridge

Media and electronics

  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet


Carousel Beach Inn

832 Reviews #9 of 56 hotels in Santa Cruz

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Recent Reviews

nancyoE6589UV wrote a review on November 29, 2022
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Perfect for us!! Great for the price!

So glad we tried this place! We were there over the Thanksgiving holiday and loved our room (King View). The small outdoor space was perfect for people watching and hearing the riders on the limited...
madrywall wrote a review on November 08, 2022 San Jose, California
Trip Type: Couples

The Best

Great time Great closeness to the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, In the warm California Sun...BOARDWALK !!! :-) We have stayed her for nearly 30 years, Over 150 times, ALWAYS a great time, Try it...
bnoy wrote a review on November 06, 2022 Montreal, Canada
Trip Type: Couples

Decent motel with great location

Carousel Beach is really well located by the boardwalk, close enough to the pier and all the restaurants by walking. When I went, there were plenty of parking. The room itself was okay: bed and...


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