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By a verified traveler on Tue 10 Dec 2019

Hotel Description

Motel perfectly located for exploring Santa Cruz

City center stay

Your stay at this Eastside Santa Cruz motel places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Santa Cruz Harbor and Ocean Street. Dominican Hospital and Twin Lakes State Beach are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

This motel doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the business center. A garden, express check-out, and luggage storage are also on offer.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

The soundproofed guestrooms offer free WiFi and free long-distance calls. LCD TVs come with cable channels, and other amenities include refrigerators and microwaves.

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$81* Per night/room Oct 4 - Oct 5

Standard Single Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Private Bathroom

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Basic Room, 2 Double Beds, Kitchen

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Basic Studio, 1 King Bed, Kitchen

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hitching Post Studios Inn ratings based on 6 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
3.5 out of 5 3.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Hitching Post Studios Inn

Everyone (4) Family (2)
1 out of 5

Posted by on Feb 13, 2020

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Comment from Hotel Management

Feb 14, 2020 by Danny

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your business .We are sorry for any inconvenience.

5 out of 5
Convenient location to the event. Excellent service from staff.

Posted by on Dec 10, 2019

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Dec 11, 2019 by Danny

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your business ! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences while with us, and we are pleased to know you had an enjoyable stay at our hotel.We are sorry for any inconvenience and hope that will not deter you from returning and that we will have future opportunities to welcome you back..

4 out of 5
Overall was good experience. Nice guy that checked us in, clean room. Pretty good location.

Posted by on Sep 16, 2019

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Sep 16, 2019 by Danny

Thanks for staying with us. We appreciate your business ! We appreciate you taking the time to share your experiences while with us, and we are pleased to know you had an enjoyable stay at our hotel.We are sorry for any inconvenience and hope that will not deter you from returning and that we will have future opportunities to welcome you back..

2 out of 5
Water pressure was inadequate..Faucet would not switch from hot to cold water..

Posted by on Apr 27, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 28, 2019 by Danny

Thank you for being our guest. We appreciate you taking a moment to share your review, and your concerns, with us. We are sorry for any inconvenience .......

4 out of 5
Coffee pot ineffective. Accidental locked out of bathroom after door closed.

Posted by on Jan 9, 2019

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Jan 9, 2019 by Danny

Thank you for being our guest. We appreciate you taking a moment to share your review, and your concerns, with us. We are sorry for any inconvenience and hope that it will not discourage you to come back and we hope to see you again soon on your next trip to Santa Cruz...

5 out of 5

Nice place to stay and close to the beach.

My Grandson and I had a very nice stay. He really enjoyed the wonderful clean pool. Great stay.

Posted by on Jun 30, 2017

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 2, 2017 by Danny

Thank you for being our guest. I am pleased to know you likes our pool, cleanliness and overall value to be nothing less than a "10". I sincerely hope we have the opportunity to have you as our guests again on your next trip to Santa Cruz CA

About the Hitching Post Studios Inn

Location 1717 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95062

Property Features

Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite business center. A vending machine, multilingual staff, and a garden are also featured at the business-friendly Hitching Post Studios Inn. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Santa Cruz motel.

  • 1 floor
  • 31 guestrooms or units
  • Business facilities
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Garden
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Hitching Post Studios Inn offers 31 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature coffee/tea makers and complimentary toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include showers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; local and long-distance calls are complimentary (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is offered daily and hair dryers can be requested.

  • LCD television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Long distance calls (free)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wheelchair accessible

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • No elevator (single level property)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after 6:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, and JCB International; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, and JCB International. Cash is not accepted.

For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Number of children who can stay free - 2

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

Hotel Names

  • Hitching Post Motel
  • Hitching Post Motel Santa Cruz
  • Hitching Post Santa Cruz
  • Hitching Post Studios Inn Santa Cruz
  • Hitching Post Studios Inn
  • Hitching Post Studios Santa Cruz
  • Hitching Post Studios
  • Hitching Post Hotel Santa Cruz
  • Hitching Post Studios Inn Motel
  • Hitching Post Studios Inn Santa Cruz
  • Hitching Post Studios Inn Motel Santa Cruz

You should know

  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.