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

849 Reviews #9 of 56 hotels in Santa Cruz

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Recent Reviews

J8176HUlindam wrote a review on May 04, 2023 Reno, Nevada
Trip Type: Family

Great location

Great location across from the Boardwalk. The staff went out of their way to accommodate us and move us to a different room when asked to. The accessible queen room was not what we expected. Very...
las0phia25p wrote a review on April 15, 2023
Trip Type: Family

My Easter weekend

It was Great! Clean, friendly staff location is the best! Have amazing discounts for the boardwalk. Breakfast is great! Kids will have the best time! This was our second time, and it was even...
imythyou wrote a review on April 10, 2023 White River Junction, Vermont
Trip Type: Family

Great second stay!

The dude at swings on the front desk, (was it "Winston"?) was terrific in booking us a walk-in stay after I'd thought I'd booked it previously online (be sure you get a confirmation). He also gave us...


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