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Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz - Santa Cruz, Monterey

2 star Hotel Monterey

130 W Cliff Drive - Monterey

Price starting from $ 93 .90

Searching for convenient motel rates in Santa Cruz? Take a look at Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz! Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Main Beach and Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center are within close proximity. Also close by are University of California Santa Cruz and Santa Cruz Surfing Museum.

This Santa Cruz motel offers complimentary wireless Internet access, dry cleaning/laundry services and laundry facilities. You can find a spa tub on site so you will be able to take some time out to de-stress.

There is also a safety deposit box at reception for all your valuables. Other amenities include free parking.

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Guest Rating 6.0 Fair
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Breakfast at Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz

A free continental breakfast is served each morning.

Facilities at Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz

  • Laundry room
  • Laundry service
  • Entire property is non-smoking
  • Hydromassage Jacuzzi
  • Free parking
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Business Center
  • Internet/Email services

Know before you go

Check-in: after 3 PM.

Check-out: before 11 AM.

Guests traveling with a Service Animal must call the property after booking via this Web site to confirmtheir reservation. The booking cannot be guaranteed until the reservation has been confirmed with the property directly.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-out fee: USD 15
  • In-room safe fee: USD 1.50 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: USD 20 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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Room Details

Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz has 30 guest rooms, all featuring free movie channels and free local calls. Kitchen amenities include refrigerators and microwaves, making it possible to dine in while you travel.

Guests can unwind at the end of a long day and enjoy LCD televisions with premium satellite channels. Business travelers visiting the Santa Cruz area will have access to free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks and safes. Additional guest comforts include air conditioning, coffee/tea makers and blackout drapes/curtains.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with shower/tub combinations and hair dryers.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Mini fridge
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • In-room ironing facilities
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Extra beds
  • Satellite TV
  • Wireless Internet access
  • LCD flat screen TV

Distances from Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center - 0.1 km / 0 mi
Santa Cruz Wharf - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Main Beach - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Cocoanut Grove - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - 0.7 km / 0.4 mi
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk Amusement Park - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Pacific Garden Mall - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Lighthouse Point Park - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Santa Cruz Surfing Museum - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Town Clock - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Mission Santa Cruz - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Santa Cruz Harbor - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
University of Santa Cruz Arboretum - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
The preferred airport for Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz is San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) - 46 km / 28.6 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.

Transportation services Howard Johnson Inn Santa Cruz

  • Free parking