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314 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-6145, USA    
(831) 4196736DARRELL, (831) 458-1958
  • Free Night Participating Inn


  1. A beautiful view of the Pacific Ocean....
  2. Comfortable luxury with amazing views of ocean & wharf....

- $225

Book a Room $195 - $225

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Circa 1911. Overlook the Monterey Bay while staying in lavish accommodations in Santa Cruz, California. Relax amid the peaceful elegance of this ocean-side inn with beveled glass, Tiffany lamps, open hearths and warm hearts. Verandas on the first and second floors are inviting sitting areas. Stay in a guest room that features a fireplace, antique furnishings, fresh flowers, an ice bucket, wine glasses, turndown service and other pampering amenities. Gather for a hearty breakfast then take an easy stroll to Lighthouse Point, Steamer Lane, Cowell's Beach and the Boardwalk. Ask about special packages that can include gourmet wine dinners and house concerts.

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$195 to $225

Payment Types Accepted Include Discover, Master Card, Visa, Personal Checks, Travelers Checks and cash.


This property has 7 total guest accommodations.

  • Copy Machine
  • Fax
  • Turn-Down Service

Events Hosted

    • Honeymoons
    • Meetings
    • Family Reunions
    • Romantic Getaways
    • Seminars
    • Weddings

Foreign Languages Spoken


Innkeepers Association Memberships

S.C. Co Lodging Assoc., California Lodging Association, Beach Area Buisness Association

Reservation/Cancellation Policies:

Minimum Stay Requirements

Normally 2 nights on Saturday


5 days advance


Smoke Free Property.

Other Activities

    • Amusement Park
    • Antiquing
    • Art Galleries
    • Beaches
    • Bicycling
    • Canoeing/Kayaking
    • Fishing
    • Golf
    • Hiking
    • Live Theater
    • Museums
    • Parks
    • Shopping (Local Crafts)
    • Sports Events, Major College
    • Tennis
    • Water Sports
    • Wineries
    • Narrow Gauge Railway
    • Aquarium
    • Ocean Research
    • Shakespeare Festival In July
    • August
    • Begonia Festival
    • Cabrillo Music Festival
    • Jazz Festival
    • Pga Tournaments
    • International Ocean Sport Contests

Historic Interest

Historic Awards:

  • Local Register (Granted)
  • City Historical Site (Granted)

Historic Memberships:

  • City Historical Society

Historic sites nearby:

Wharf, roller coaster and merry-go-round at boardwalk (1/4 mile)

Nearby College/University

University of California

Get a Free Night at this inn

The dates this property will honor the certificate are Sunday-Thursday, Oct. 15-May 15, excluding Dec. 23-Jan. 2 and holidays. Weekends available for the Chinese and East Lake rooms only..

- One Night Free: This property is featured as participating in the iLoveinns.com Buy-One-Night-Get-One-Night-Free program.

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Modern Maturity, Pacific, New York Times, LA Times, Sacramento Bee Fresno, San Francisco Chronicle, Oakland Tribune, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Bay Guardian, San Jose Mercury News, Thrill (ABC made-for-TV movie).




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