Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz

1015 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060  show map
 2 stars
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Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Free parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Sports activities

Golf course

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

 Pets

Pets allowed

 Air conditioning

Overview

Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz is located in a historic area of Santa Cruz in close proximity to Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, Santa Cruz Main Beach and Wilder Ranch State Park. Founded in 1978, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2009.

The property is about 850 meters away from Museum of History & Art at the McPherson Center, Pacific Avenue and McPherson Center. The venue is 2 km away from the city center.

This hotel is placed within proximity to gardens.

Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz lies within 45 minutes’ drive to Mineta San Jose International airport.

Rooms

It offers non-smoking rooms equipped with free Wi-Fi, a writing desk, satellite TV, a wardrobe and heating and kitchens with a microwave and a fridge. The hotel rooms come with carpet floor and wooden furniture.

Eat & Drink

The diner Finns Coffee is just about 5 minutes’ walk from the property.

Services

Multilingual staff provides guests with 24-hour reception, housekeeping and ironing service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   30.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Free on-site parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors
  • No elevators

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course

Services

  • Housekeeping

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Fan/Extractor

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer on request

Self-catering

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Fluffy down duvets

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Free local telephone calls

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

1015 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

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City Center
  • Santa Cruz
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Marianne's Ice Cream
    200 ft
  • Santa Cruz Diner
    500 ft
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    30

Rooms and availability

Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz photos Room
Double Room
Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds or Queen-size bed
Size: 360 sq. feet
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    How to reach hotel

    hotel Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
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    Hotel Address:

    1015 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Santa Cruz
      4000 ft
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Marianne's Ice Cream
      200 ft
    • Santa Cruz Diner
      500 ft
    Beaches
    • Santa Cruz Main Beach
      1.2 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of rooms:
      30

    Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz Location

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    What's nearby

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 3700 ft

    Sport related

    Shopping areas

    Amusement

    Museums

    • Kids on Broadway - 2300 ft
    • McPherson Center - 2700 ft
    • Museum of Art and History - 2700 ft
    • Art League Inc-Santa Cruz - 3000 ft
    • First Night Santa Cruz - 3000 ft
    • Surfing Museum Lighthouse Pnt - 3300 ft

    Parks

    • Parks and Recreation Dept - 1700 ft
    • Santa Cruz Mission State Park - 2000 ft
    • Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation - 3300 ft

    Halls

    • Viking Hall - 1700 ft
    • German American Hall - 1700 ft
    • Holy Cross Parish Hall - 2300 ft
    • Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium - 3300 ft
    • Portuguese Hall - 3700 ft
    • Cayuga Vault - 3700 ft
    • Calvary Parish Hall - 4000 ft
    • Pacific Cultural Ctr - 4300 ft
    • Louden Nelson Community Ctr - 4600 ft

    Universities, Institutes

    • Gestalt Institute-Santa Cruz - 3300 ft
    • Goodwill Industries - 3700 ft

    Business areas

    Golf courses and Country clubs

    Local attractions

    • Santa Cruz Wharf - 1.2 mi
      Beach Street, Santa Cruz
    • Santa Cruz Main Beach - 1.2 mi
      Along Beach St. west from San Lorenzo River, Santa Cruz
    • UCSC Arboretum - 1.7 mi
      1156 High Street, Santa Cruz
    • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - 1.3 mi
      Beach Street, Santa Cruz
    • Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History - 1.4 mi
      1305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz

    Near the hotel

    • Museum of Art & History - 2700 ft
      705 Front St., Santa Cruz
    • Cave Train - 3800 ft
      Santa Cruz, CA
    • Mission State Park - 3600 ft
      School Street, Santa Cruz

    Restaurants nearby

    • Marianne's Ice Cream - 200 ft

      Address: 1020 Ocean St
      Phone: 831-458-1447

      84% likes this, based on 114 reviews

    • Finns Coffee - 200 ft

      Address: 1104 Ocean Street

      65% likes this, based on 46 reviews
      Cuisine: American

    • Denny's - 1500 ft

      Address: 1515 Ocean St
      Phone: 831-426-4628

      Cuisine: American
      Price Range: USD 2 - USD 21

    • Santa Cruz Diner - 500 ft

      Address: 909 Ocean St.
      Phone: 831-426-7151

      58% likes this, based on 150 reviews

    • Samba Rock - 900 ft

      Address: 291 Water Street

      73% likes this, based on 26 reviews
      Price Range: USD 4 - USD 8

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of rooms:
      30
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    Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz

    Average guest rating

    5.4out of 10
    Guest rating
    Based on 20 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Couple
      3.2

      Bed bugs, mean workers

    • Single
      7.8

      The price and ease of the location

      It was a bit run down. The room was small and the bathrooms needed updating. But for the price it was just fine.

    • Couple
      10.0

      The Staff was great, made me feel like family. After checking in, KP took his time and helped us plan our day. We did not feel rushed or as if we were a burden. He really understands customer service, and how to treat guests.

    • Family with children
      5.4

      It was clean and close to dining and coffee. Rooms were clean.

      Rooms were very small, no closets. Very expensive for this type of room.

    • Couple
      7.4

      It was quiet and clean even though in need of updates. Staff were friendly and helpful.

    • Couple
      4.2

      Manager tried to respond to the problems we encountered.

      We had to move twice to find a tolerable room. The first room wasn't made up after last use. The second was heavily smoked in & the outer door lock didn't work. The third room sink didn't drain plus other problems shown in photos, such as bathroom vent fan broken, shower door won't latch, sink leaked on floor, paint peeling, drapes not wide enough, etc.

    • Couple
      6.6

      Front desk gave us a great recommendation for dinner, turned out to be fantastic. Across the street from the best coffee shop I've ever been to.

      Loud neighbors with late hours (not the hotel's fault), shower area could have been cleaner

    • Family with children
      2.8

      I can't say. It was the most I have ever paid for a motel, and it was the shabbiest place I have ever stayed. 175$ a night for brocken door, brocken sink, spiders in the bathroom and rust on the fixtures! Worst hotel/motel experience ever!

      Everything this place was a total joke. I felt ripped off!

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      The sheets were wonderful! Room was clean & comfortable for the price.There was no coffee or continental breakfast, but there was a great cafe across the street.

    • Single
      3.8

      This was the worst value for money out of all of the hotels that I have stayed in during my life (I'm 81 so that's a lot of hotels). The cost of 368.63 for three nights (Sat, Sun, Mon) was excessive when viewed from the lack of comfort. Only one lamp out of two by the bed worked. The bathroom sink was mounted in a cabinet with one door missing, with the exposed hinges gaping. There were no hangers for clothes. The walls were whitewashed or painted white on plaster, no decor at all (could have been a prison). The location was quite far from the beach or the town of Santa Cruz proper, so location was not of great value. During my second day the room card key failed and the maid at first didn't want to admit me, although she had seen me occupying the room. The person at the front desk who had checked me in and taken my credit card said "Oh, are you staying over?" Did she think I had paid an exorbitant sum for one night in a prison room?? Finally, on the last day, Monday, I left the room around 7am and first returned about 5:30 pm to find that the room had not been made up!! This is the bad motel located on Ocean Street, there is another quite good one a few blocks North on Plymouth St.!! Unfortunately it was full.

    • Older travelers
      5.8

      the price

      The shower dripped constantly.No air conditioner. The television remote did'nt work because it was missing 1 battery. There was no hot water at the wash basin.

    • Single
      3.8

      The only thing good about this motel, it was close to the bus line.

      I hope that all National 9 motels are not like this one. I had to stay for 7 days because it was Non-refundable. The Proprietor was rude and has no social skills. Since you do not want complaints, I work for the State of ca and do lots of traveling. This was the first and last time I will stay in a National 9 motel. It was a nasty and disgusting place to stay. I have passed the word to my co-workers to avoid this motel chain. If you are interested in the horrible experience I had staying at this motel, please feel free to contact me by email and I will be happy to attach a copy of my complaint letter that I forwarded to the corporate office.

    • Couple
      3.2

      This place was a dump! Broken cabinets, broken plaster, broken tile, shower water was cold then super hot, tv was manual, no remote, hard mattress, No bible. ( don't care, but every place in the world has a bible)! Clogged drains, broken curtains, cars parked on front doorstep. Huge money!

    • Older travelers
      6.6

      Inexpensive (comparitively)

      Parking arrangement is ridiculous. Easily possible to get stuck in the parking lot.

    • Group of friends
      3.8

      The room the services the ice machine the staff

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    1015 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Santa Cruz
      4000 ft
    Airports
    • Bus stop
      400 ft
    Restaurants
    • Marianne's Ice Cream
      200 ft
    • Santa Cruz Diner
      500 ft
    Beaches
    • Santa Cruz Main Beach
      1.2 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • Year renovated:
      2009
    • Number of rooms:
      30