Continental Inn - Santa Cruz

414 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, 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 parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour reception

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa center

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

The business Continental Inn is a 2-star property set next to Santa Cruz Surfing Museum, Natural Bridges State Park and UCSC Arboretum featuring an outdoor swimming pool and a hot tub. Founded in 1977, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2006. Ironing service, 24-hour reception and housekeeping as well as a car park, an elevator and a vending machine are on hand.

Continental Inn is 10 minutes' walk from the center of Santa Cruz.

The hotel's convenient location offers to get to Mineta San Jose International airport in 45 minutes by car.

Rooms

The property comprises 49 annex rooms appointed with a safe, free Wi-Fi, TV with satellite channels, climate control and cable TV with on-demand movies. They also have a dishwasher, a microwave and a fridge available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests can eat at Thai House and Caffe Lucio, situated within a 5-minute walk of the venue.

Services

Business travelers can make use of a business center, computer equipment and a photocopier offered on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of rooms:   49.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • On-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines
  • Exterior corridors

Services

  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/ Baby cots (on request)

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Spa center
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

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, United States, 95060

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City Center
  • Santa Cruz
    800 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Caffe Lucio (cuisine: Italian)
    110 m
  • Thai House (cuisine: Thai)
    110 m
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    1.1 km
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    2.0 km
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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Standard King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Annex King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Continental Inn Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

  • City Center700 m

Places of interest

Sport related

Shopping areas

Amusement

Museums

  • Art League Inc-Santa Cruz100 m
  • McPherson Center500 m
  • Museum of Art and History500 m
  • Museum of History & Art at the McPherson Center500 m
  • First Night Santa Cruz600 m
  • Surfing Museum Lighthouse Pnt900 m
  • Santa Cruz Museum Nat History1.3 km

Parks

  • Parks and Recreation Dept300 m
  • Santa Cruz Mission State Park900 m
  • Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation900 m

Halls

  • Calvary Parish Hall800 m
  • Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium900 m
  • Pacific Cultural Ctr900 m
  • Louden Nelson Community Ctr900 m
  • Cayuga Vault1.0 km
  • Holy Cross Parish Hall1.1 km
  • German American Hall1.4 km
  • Viking Hall1.4 km

Universities, Institutes

  • Gestalt Institute-Santa Cruz700 m

Golf courses and Country clubs

Oceanfront Areas

Local attractions

  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach2.0 km
    5th Ave. at East Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz
  • UCSC Arboretum3.0 km
    1156 High Street, Santa Cruz
  • Natural Bridges State Park4.3 km
    2531 West Cliff Drive near Swanton Blvd., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum2.6 km
    West Cliff Drive at Lighthouse Point, Santa Cruz
  • Pleasure Point Beach3.7 km
    East Cliff Dr. and Pleasure Point Dr., Santa Cruz

Near the hotel

  • Museum of Art & History610 m
    705 Front St., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach1.1 km
    Along Beach St. west from San Lorenzo River, Santa Cruz
  • Mission State Park1.3 km
    School Street, Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Wharf1.1 km
    Beach Street, Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk1.3 km
    Beach Street, Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History1.3 km
    1305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz

Restaurants nearby

  • Caffe Lucio110 m

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

    62% likes this, based on 66 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: CAD 33 - CAD 57

  • Hindquarter Bar and Grille220 m

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

    69% likes this, based on 99 reviews
    Price Range: CAD 0 - CAD 36

  • Ristorante Italiano310 m

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

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

  • Thai House110 m

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

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

  • Royal Taj300 m

    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
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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 80 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, United States, 95060

Get directions
City Center
  • Santa Cruz
    800 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Caffe Lucio (cuisine: Italian)
    110 m
  • Thai House (cuisine: Thai)
    110 m
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    1.1 km
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    2.0 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of rooms:
    49