Property Amenities


  • Walk to shops and restaurants

Food and drink

  • Breakfast buffet
  • Free breakfast

Internet access in public areas

  • Wireless internet


  • Free self parking
  • Parking onsite

Property services

  • Smoke-free property

In-Room Amenities


  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Fireplace
  • Rooms with private hot tub available
  • Walking distance to beach
  • Balcony
  • Balcony or patio
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Furnished balcony
  • Furnished balcony or patio
  • Shower only
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Smoke alarms in rooms
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Patio
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food and drink

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave

Media and electronics

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


  • Shower/tub combination
  • Toilet
  • Towels provided

Bedding and linens

  • Linens provided
  • Premium bedding


Sea & Sand Inn

1,125 Reviews #3 of 56 hotels in Santa Cruz

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Recent Reviews

Cru H wrote a review on May 04, 2023 Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Trip Type:

sounds of the sea

For some reason my first review posted under a strange user name. On my first stay we stayed in a top floor king bed room which we loved. On our second stay we were in the king spa room with a...
Getaway651842 wrote a review on April 26, 2023
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Loved our stay

Views are amazing, wonderful to sit in the garden with complimentary hot drink (available all day) watching the beach and ocean. Rooms are a little tired but that adds to the charm. Filling cold...
Adventurer448336 wrote a review on April 22, 2023
Trip Type: Family

Great place for a Santa Cruz visit

If you want a smaller hotel with pristine grounds and beautiful view, this is your place. Convenient to the boardwalk, the wharf and West Cliff Drive. The view of sunrise and of the ocean and each is...


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