Ocean Pacific Lodge - Santa Cruz

301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060  show map
 2 stars
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Ocean Pacific Lodge - Santa Cruz

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Free parking
Luggage storage
24-hour
Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

Ocean Pacific Lodge is a 2-star comfortable property, set near to the beach front. The building was renovated in 2008.

This hotel is situated 3.4 km away from Seymour Marine Discovery Center, Capitola Historical Museum and Pasatiempo Golf Club. The venue is located within 10 minutes' walk from Santa Cruz center.

A museum, a sanctuary and a movie theater are set within walking distance.

Ocean Pacific Lodge can be reached in 45 minutes by car from Monterey Peninsula airport.

Rooms

The hotel offers 57 rooms. They are fitted with a laptop-size safe, a sofa, climate control, wireless internet and ironing facilities. They come with a microwave, a fridge and coffee/tea makers as well as bathrooms with a shower, a shower cap and guest toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Serving an array of dishes, Ideal Bar & Grill and Yan Flower are just 350 meters away.

Services

Ocean Pacific Lodge features such facilities as free parking, a lift and a vending machine.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   57.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Front desk
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines

Services

  • Pet amenities available
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa center
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

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

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

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Hotel Address:

301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

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City Center
  • Santa Cruz
    800 m
Airports
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Las Palmas Taco Bar (cuisine: Mexican)
    190 m
  • Ideal Bar & Grill
    340 m
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    580 m
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    2.3 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    57

Rooms and availability

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Bed type: King-size bed or 2 King-size beds
Size: 39 m²
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    Queen Room
    Bed type: 2 Queen-size beds
    Size: 26 m²
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Ocean Pacific Lodge - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
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      Hotel Address:

      301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Santa Cruz
        800 m
      Airports
      • Bus stop
        100 m
      Restaurants
      • Las Palmas Taco Bar (cuisine: Mexican)
        190 m
      • Ideal Bar & Grill
        340 m
      Beaches
      • Santa Cruz Main Beach
        580 m
      • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
        2.3 km
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of rooms:
        57

      Ocean Pacific Lodge Location

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 700 m
      • Mark Abbott Memorial Lighthouse - 1.4 km
      • Mark Abbot Memorial Lighthouse - 1.4 km

      Places of interest

      • Cowell's Beach - 700 m
      • Sky Glider - 700 m

      Sport related

      • Veterans Memorial Building - 1.2 km

      Shopping areas

      • Pacific Avenue - 900 m
      • Pacific Garden Shopping - 900 m

      Amusement

      • Boardwalk Photos - 400 m
      • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - 400 m
      • Cocoanut Grove Banquet and Conf - 400 m
      • Surf Bowl Cafe - 500 m

      Museums

      • First Night Santa Cruz - 900 m
      • McPherson Center - 1.0 km
      • Surfing Museum Lighthouse Pnt - 1.0 km
      • Museum of Art and History - 1.0 km
      • Museum of History & Art at the McPherson Center - 1.0 km
      • Art League Inc-Santa Cruz - 1.2 km
      • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum - 1.5 km

      Parks

      • Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation - 1.0 km
      • Santa Cruz Mission State Park - 1.4 km
      • Parks and Recreation Dept - 1.4 km
      • Lighthouse State Beach Park - 1.4 km

      Halls

      • Louden Nelson Community Ctr - 400 m
      • Calvary Parish Hall - 700 m
      • Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium - 1.0 km

      Universities, Institutes

      • Gestalt Institute-Santa Cruz - 800 m

      Golf courses and Country clubs

      Marina

      • Cowell's Beach - 700 m

      Oceanfront Areas

      • Santa Cruz - 200 m

      Local attractions

      • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum - 1.5 km
        West Cliff Drive at Lighthouse Point, Santa Cruz
      • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach - 2.3 km
        5th Ave. at East Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz
      • Natural Bridges State Park - 3.1 km
        2531 West Cliff Drive near Swanton Blvd., Santa Cruz
      • Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History - 1.5 km
        1305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz
      • UCSC Arboretum - 2.7 km
        1156 High Street, Santa Cruz

      Near the hotel

      • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - 360 m
        Beach Street, Santa Cruz
      • Santa Cruz Main Beach - 580 m
        Along Beach St. west from San Lorenzo River, Santa Cruz
      • Cave Train - 1.1 km
        Santa Cruz, CA
      • Santa Cruz Wharf - 490 m
        Beach Street, Santa Cruz
      • Museum of Art & History - 1.1 km
        705 Front St., Santa Cruz
      • Mission State Park - 1.4 km
        School Street, Santa Cruz

      Restaurants nearby

      • Las Palmas Taco Bar - 190 m

        Address: 55 Front St
        Phone: 831-429-1220

        60% likes this, based on 48 reviews
        Cuisine: Mexican

      • Aquarius - Dream Inn - 370 m

        Address: 175 West Cliff Drive
        Phone: 8314605012

        71% likes this, based on 105 reviews
        Price Range: GBP 24 - GBP 24

      • Yan Flower - 370 m

        Address: 617 Pacific Ave
        Phone: 831-423-2574

      • Ideal Bar & Grill - 340 m

        Address: 106 Beach St
        Phone: 831-423-5271

        53% likes this, based on 168 reviews
        Price Range: GBP 0 - GBP 15

      • The Picnic Basket - 400 m

        Address: 125 Beach St
        Phone: 831.427.9946

        70% likes this, based on 116 reviews
        Cuisine: American

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of rooms:
        57
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      Ocean Pacific Lodge Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ocean Pacific Lodge

      Average guest rating

      8.0out of 10
      Fabulous
      Based on 213 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Couple
        7.4

        The location was very good, close to centre and also the boardwalk

        The room was rather cramped and the wash basin was in the main room, not even a separated area.

      • Single
        5.8

        The breakfast wasn't at any level of expectation. I had to leave the lodge in order of getting breakfast, that is why I chose this hotel...

      • Family with children
        4.0

        Very little..... almost nothing. Check in guy friendly/informative. Room cramped and almost no real space amenities.....not even room to lay our suitcases down flat because with not enough shelves or drawers to we needed to live out of our suitcases and had to "dodge" the suitcases to even go to bathroom. No desk to accomplish minor business decisions on Computer....had to do it from bed. No real mirror for comfortable dressing. Area felt very honky-tonk; classless. Everything nearby was "carnival like". City very enjoyable.....great vibe; lovely lunch. Rude checkout girl. Had asked for late checkout as we checked in late and needed a little extra time. She harassed us to leave or else an extra charge. Parking was ridiculous with spaces big enough for a Mini Cooper; not an SUV. Difficulty entering and leaving car for fear of hitting car next to us. Would never recommend Ocean Pacific Lodge to anyone looking for a lovely place on their California journey. Price was ridiculous for what we received. Now staying in Carmel at half the price with a sitting room; fireplace; amazing staff and owner. Breakfast delivered to room every morning.....not to mention amazing sites and views. Restaurants fabulous. Take a tip!

      • Family with children
        7.4

        The rooms were clean..the spreads were white! The breakfast was plentiful and good. The pool and spa area was private and had nice foliage and ambiance.

        The walls were very thin. You could hear the guests in the rooms around you.

      • Couple
        7.4

        It's a calm and clean place, we could sleep without noise

      • Older travelers
        10.0

        All the staff--from the front desk to the maids were all very friendly. We had all the comforts of a big chain hotel with the friendliness of a small bed and breakfast. Couldn't beat the location either as we were there for the triathlon that weekend. If we come back for the triathlon again, we will definitely rebook here.

      • Single
        7.8

        Very friendly front desk person upon arrival. Adequate dog walking area(with pick-up bags) and very good location to the cliff's (surfer area) and boardwalk. I liked they use the "double sheet" method! Makes me feel much better about "germs!" Thanks.

      • Family with children
        8.2

        The Beach!! Hotel is walking distance to the warf and beach, with a great historical Taco stand on the way! The staff was wonderful.

        Outside landscaping, parking area landscaping. The waffle irons needed to be replaced, as they no longer heated up the waffles on the inside.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        We were very pleased with the helpful staff and friendly staff, comfort of the room and convenience for our needs in the area. Also, it is a very good value, especially considering the generous breakfast that's included.

        The plumbing fixtures were a bit tricky, especially faucets in the bathroom and hall sink. Given the great efforts in water conservation in the area, perhaps they should be updated.

      • Couple
        8.8

        As our room was not ready when we arrived in the afternoon they upgraded us to a Suite which was of course great. The location of the hotel is perfect very near to the wharf, the beach and also the city center.

        As the hotel is still under renovation there was painting going on. However that was not was us much disturbed the worst thing was that the internet was very slow. skype can not work properly as there are many interruptions. They normally have an option to buy faster internet but this was not available due to the renovation. As we came back at our second evening the room was not cleaned yet (around 4 pm) so we asked for it. They told us something like they are cleaning first the check- outs and them the others.

      • Group of friends
        8.2

        The rooms were great, perfect size for my friend and I. The location was great as well.

        I had an experience with a very rude staff member. My friend was trying to get water from the vending machine which ate her money and wouldn't give it back. A man walked down and said "do you have a place to stay tonight" and we replied with yes. He then said "do you want to keep it that way because I will kick you out". When I asked why he said we were too loud. It was completely unnecessary for him to say that. All he had to do was ask us to keep it down, not threaten to kick us out. It definitely ruined my experience.

      • Family with children
        10.0

        The location was great, walking distance to everything. Our room was recently renovated and was excellent. The continental breakfast room was also recently renovated. Both the food and dinning area were great. Staff was very friendly.

      • Family with children
        7.8

        Good location, friendly staff, prompt service w/questions about services, etc.

        Noon check-out would be more vacationer-friendly than 11am

      • Older travelers
        8.8

        Locaton, I stayed there 18 years ago and enjoyed it. Family lives near by.We liked looking out at the pool area.

        We stayed for 5 nights. The cost of the room was fine, but the $30 a day charge for our cat was outrageous!! Cats are clean. We had his litter box. He is declawed, so he couldn't shred the bedding, and he just sleeps most of the day and doesn't bark!!!.......so I don't understand that charge!

      • Group of friends
        7.4

        Thought it was in a great location. Staff was friendly. Could not hear my neighbors....always nice when needing to sleep.

        Our sink clogged pretty badly.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Ocean Pacific Lodge - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Santa Cruz
        800 m
      Airports
      • Bus stop
        100 m
      Restaurants
      • Las Palmas Taco Bar (cuisine: Mexican)
        190 m
      • Ideal Bar & Grill
        340 m
      Beaches
      • Santa Cruz Main Beach
        580 m
      • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
        2.3 km
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  3 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2008
      • Number of rooms:
        57