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"We liked the mini fridge w/freezer and microwave. For the price it was good for sleeping. They could up grade on the pillows. " More

By a verified traveler on Thu 08 Apr 2021

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Hotel Description

Motel near Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk in Santa Cruz

Westside Santa Cruz stay

Your stay at this Westside Santa Cruz motel places you within 2 miles (3 km) of Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Santa Cruz Wharf. Monterey Bay and University of California, Santa Cruz are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Round-the-clock service

This motel features free WiFi in public areas, express check-out, and concierge services. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can provide around-the-clock assistance.

Connect and relax

The individually decorated guestrooms offer WiFi and free local calls. Down comforters, ceiling fans, and showers are also available. Limited housekeeping is available.

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Smoking

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Ocean Lodge ratings based on 9 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
2.9 out of 5 3.0 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 3.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 3.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Ocean Lodge

Everyone (3) Family (4)
1 out of 5
No ac, takes a REAL long time for the shower to warm up, Ripped sheets, stains everywhere, squeaky ceiling fan, random pipe sticking out of the wall, noisy residents, stiff or flat pillows, if you go to ask for extras they either give you 1 or none, they lied there's no pool, HORRIBLE parking, NEVER EVER STAY HERE!!!!!

Posted by on Aug 15, 2021

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4 out of 5
We liked the mini fridge w/freezer and microwave. For the price it was good for sleeping. They could up grade on the pillows.

Posted by on Apr 8, 2021

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Jul 9, 2019

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3 out of 5
Nothing really special poorly maintained staff was decent not that friendly

Posted by on Jul 3, 2019

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1 out of 5
There was no air conditioning only the ceiling fan. I stayed two nights and completely no wifi. Sucks...

Posted by on Jul 3, 2019

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3 out of 5
Just ok. Friendly check in. Arrived late afternoon and room was ready but Maid was sitting in our room on her phone when we arrived and seemed to show attitude when staff approached her. Parking was tight. Quiet and comfortable but no frills for the price. No screens on windows but still had to open to stay cool at night.

Posted by on Jun 10, 2019

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4 out of 5

Posted by on Jun 10, 2019

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2 out of 5
Dirty room, bugs in the draws under the sink, their water system is completely messed up.. there's no warm wate, either scolding hot or freezing cold, small parking lot, rude staff. Definitely not worth the price of the room. Ridiculous!! Never coming back!

Posted by on May 14, 2019

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4 out of 5
Close to everything. Quite and clean. The only issue is the pillows-too thin and uncomfortable.

Posted by on Apr 22, 2019

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Property Features

As a guest of Ocean Lodge, you'll find multilingual staff, concierge services, and express check-out. Public spaces have free WiFi. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Santa Cruz motel.

  • 28 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 buildings
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Concierge
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Room Amenities

Ocean Lodge offers 28 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature complimentary toiletries and ceiling fans. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature down comforters. This Santa Cruz motel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Bathrooms include showers. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Down blanket
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Wheelchair accessible

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Surfing/bodyboarding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Free bicycles nearby

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 path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:30 PM
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 8:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets: USD 30.00 per pet, per night, plus a deposit of USD 100.00 per stay
  • Only dogs and cats are allowed
  • Maximum 2 per room
  • Certain rooms only, restrictions apply
  • You can request a pet-friendly room by reaching out to the property at the number on the booking confirmation

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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

Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old

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 credit cards; cash is not accepted

This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

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 cash deposit, credit card, or debit 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.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old. 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, and Diners Club. Cash is not accepted. This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. 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. 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.

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Credit card pre-authorization
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Pets allowed in specific rooms only
  • 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
  • Staffed front desk
  • Guests are not provided with hand sanitizer
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • No elevators
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 24 hours

Fees

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

  • Cleaning deposit: USD 200.00 per stay

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

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 10.00 per night (rates may vary)
  • Pet deposit: USD 100.00 per stay
  • Pet fee: USD 30.00 per pet, per night
  • Early check-in fee: USD 35.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 35.00 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Ocean Lodge Motel Santa Cruz
  • Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz
  • Ocean Santa Cruz
  • Ocean Lodge Motel
  • Ocean Lodge Santa Cruz
  • Ocean Lodge Motel Santa Cruz

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets are welcome in certain rooms only; other restrictions apply (please see the Fees section for related charges). To make arrangements for your pet, contact the property directly at the number on your booking confirmation.
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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.