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Have fun in the sun at our Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz hotel near Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Our hotel in Santa Cruz, CA is right across from scenic Santa Cruz Wharf and just minutes from great shopping, restaurants and sightseeing on the boardwalk.
Give your morning a boost with free Rise & Shine continental breakfast, and check your email with free high-speed Internet access. You can prepare meals to bring to the beach using your in-room microwave and refrigerator. At the end of a full day of sightseeing, soak in our outdoor hot tub. Enjoy staying in one of our ocean view rooms, Jacuzzi suites, or balcony rooms. We offer free parking for your convenience. Handicapped-accessible and non-smoking rooms are available at our Santa Cruz, CA, hotel.
Ride roller coasters, play mini-golf or shop until you drop at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, just a short drive from our hotel in Santa Cruz, CA. This popular area attraction has something fun for everyone, including California’s only beachside amusement park and miles of beautiful beach for strolling or sunbathing.
Spend an afternoon exploring the interesting exhibits at The Museum of Art & History, or tour the campus of University of California Santa Cruz. Go fishing at Santa Cruz Wharf, which features great shops, restaurants and water recreation across the street from our hotel. If golf is your game, nearby Pasatiempo Golf Club offers an exciting day on the greens.
Enjoy fresh seafood and a waterfront setting at Ideal Bar & Grill or spicy Mexican dishes at Las Palmas Taco Bar, both within easy walking distance of our hotel in Santa Cruz, CA. Order mouthwatering clam chowder at nearby Gilbert’s Seafood Grill Restaurant or hearty sandwiches at Beach Street Café.
Please note that guests must be at least 21 years old to check in.
Breakfast: Complimentary Breakfast offered
Internet: High Speed Internet Access
Salon/Spa: Onsite Salon/SPA
Hot Tub: Common Hot tub
Kitchenette In Room: Some guest rooms feature kitchenettes
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