Continental Inn - Santa Cruz

414 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, California, United States, 95060  show map
 2 stars
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Continental Inn - Santa Cruz

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Massage

Spa centre

Overview

Offering non-smoking guest rooms, the business Continental Inn lies within a 15-minute walk from Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History . Founded in 1977, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2006.

The property is 10 minutes' walk from center of Santa Cruz.

The venue is notable for the convenient location within a 50-minute drive to Mineta San Jose International airport.

Rooms

Continental Inn offers 49 guestrooms appointed with free wireless internet, climate control, flat-screen television, a personal computer and a work desk with all the sights of Santa Cruz within easy access. Guests can also use a microwave, a dishwasher and a fridge.

Eat & Drink

Thai specialties are served at Hindquarter Bar and Grille, which is 250 meters away.

Services

Business facilities feature conference equipment, computer equipment and a photocopier.

Relax

The hotel provides guests with babysitting and cots for their children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   49.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Lift
  • Beauty salon
  • Vending machines

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

hotel Continental Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
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Hotel Address:

414 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, California, United States, 95060

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City Centre
  • Santa Cruz
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Watsonville (WVI)
    12.9 mi
  • Marina Municipal (OAR)
    24.7 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Caffe Lucio (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
  • Thai House (cuisine: Thai)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Mission State Park
    3600 ft
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    3700 ft
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    1.3 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    49

Rooms and availability

Standard Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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Room Description:

Offering free WiFi, this room provides a satellite TV with HBO film channels. A microwave, a fridge and tea and coffee-making facilities are also offered. Please note: Standard Queen rooms are located in the main building where the front office is located.

Standard King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

This double room has air conditioning, satellite TV and microwave.

Annex King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

This room offers free WiFi, a satellite TV with HBO film channels, a microwave, a fridge and tea and coffee-making facilities. Please note: King Room - Annex rooms are located in the Annex building across the street from our main building.

Continental Inn Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center2300 ft

Places of interest

Sport related

Shopping areas

Amusement

Museums

Parks

  • Parks and Recreation Dept1000 ft
  • Santa Cruz Mission State Park3000 ft
  • Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation3000 ft

Halls

  • Calvary Parish Hall2700 ft
  • Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium3000 ft
  • Pacific Cultural Ctr3000 ft
  • Louden Nelson Community Ctr3000 ft
  • Cayuga Vault3300 ft
  • Holy Cross Parish Hall3700 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • Gestalt Institute-Santa Cruz2300 ft

Theaters

Golf courses and Country clubs

Oceanfront Areas

Local attractions

  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach1.3 mi
    5th Ave. at East Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz
  • Mark Abbot Memorial Lighthouse1.7 mi
    Lighthouse Point West Cliff Drive
  • UCSC Arboretum1.9 mi
    1156 High St
  • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum1.6 mi
    West Cliff Drive at Lighthouse Point
  • MJA Vineyards 1.9 mi
    328 Ingalls St Ste A

Near the hotel

  • Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History (MAH)2000 ft
    705 Front St
  • Nickelodeon Theatre2700 ft
    210 Lincoln Street, Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Wharf3500 ft
    Beach Street, Santa Cruz
  • Cave Train 3600 ft
    Santa Cruz, CA
  • Pacific Garden Mall 2100 ft
    Pacific Avenue
  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk3600 ft
    400 Beach St
  • Mission State Park 3600 ft
    144 School St

Restaurants nearby

  • Caffe Lucio400 ft

    Address: 381 Soquel Ave
    Phone: 831-427-0164

    62% likes this, based on 66 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 27 - USD 47

  • Hindquarter Bar and Grille800 ft

    Address: 303 Soquel Ave
    Phone: 831-426-7770

    69% likes this, based on 99 reviews
    Price Range: USD 0 - USD 30

  • Ristorante Italiano1100 ft

    Address: 555 Soquel Ave
    Phone: 831-458-2321

    64% likes this, based on 27 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Thai House400 ft

    Address: 353 Soquel Ave
    Phone: (831) 458-3546

    59% likes this, based on 21 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

  • Royal Taj1000 ft

    Address: 270 Soquel Ave
    Phone: (831) 427-2400

    75% likes this, based on 52 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian, Pakistani

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    49

Continental Inn Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Continental Inn

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 81 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    clean, comfortable, quiet with all the amenities of larger hotels.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    It was a brief stay but I was impressed with the comfort and quiet. The breakfast was really nice as well.

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    everything was clean and tide very nice room good location very good value for money

    only the parking lot was to tight

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    It was very clean plus inexpensive. Great location for our purpose. Will definately be back!

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    I liked the value for the $ paid

    The short time that you could get your continental breakfast. When your out of town sometimes you like to sleep in☺

  • Single
    9.2

    Professional staff, clean & comfortable room for a great price. Location convenient to downtown and the beach.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Close enough to san Francisco to travel and a lot cheaper

    Rooms were very small for USA

  • Couple
    9.2

    Rooms were comfortable, good size and quiet. Breakfest was good. Pretty close to the centrum: shops etc.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Friendly and helpful staff. Provided beakfast. The room was clean the the beds were comfortable.

    The bathroom was too small.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    Good location, clean room, average breakfast.

    used whirlpool at 10:30 am before leaving: was not hot and strong chemical smell

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    Location

    $220 was a lot to pay for a minimum of services.

  • Couple
    5.0

    Noisy location. Sits above a Chinese restaurant. Walls VERY thin. Woken up both nights in middle of the night & kept awake by noisy neighbors sex, EW! Very glad our son was not with us on this trip.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    clean room, very nice stuff, huge continental breakfast

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    only one staff member was not very friendly and pre occupied with cell phone

  • Family with children
    5.4

    Room was small but new renovations were good, liked decor of room alot.

    Found sex jell in sheets of bed, also when checking out I left prescription glasses on bed, when I returned a few hours later to retreive, glasses weren't turned in. Call a few days later still no glasses turned in. Calls into question the honesty and/or thoroughness of cleaning staff.

How to reach hotel

hotel Continental Inn - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

414 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, California, United States, 95060

Get directions
City Centre
  • Santa Cruz
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Watsonville (WVI)
    12.9 mi
  • Marina Municipal (OAR)
    24.7 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Caffe Lucio (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
  • Thai House (cuisine: Thai)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Mission State Park
    3600 ft
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    3700 ft
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    1.3 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    49