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    BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites

    1435 41st Ave., Capitola, CA 95010
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent63%
    • Very good27%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    The hotel was nice, however two mornings in a row as I left my room, there was a man camped out in the interior staircase of the hotel, only several feet from my room door. I reported it the first morning, only to have the...More

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    Response from Jason R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites

    Michele R, I am very sorry for this experience during your stay with us. It is our policy to ask someone to leave once and if they come back again, we then call the local police. Please accept my most sincere apology and please let...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    We stay at this hotel when we come home to Santa Cruz to visit family. It's definitely the top hotel in the southern part of the county as far as we are concerned! The staff is very friendly and always recognizes us. Our room type...More

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    Response from Jason R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites

    Regina926, Well thank you for becoming one of our regular guests. It is our pleasure to offer affordable, clean, and comfortable place for you and your family to enjoy. I have to agree with you that our housekeeping staff does a very good job of...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    We went for a 50 year birthday celebration in Santa Cruz. This inn was the perfect location. Staff was extremely nice. Our combined 5 rooms were attractive. Everyone had a good experience. The hot tub was very nice too.

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    Response from Jason R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites

    theodorel2017, It was our pleasure to host your birthday celebration. I'm so happy to hear that you all had a great time. We look forward to hosting you and your friends for your next visit to Capitola. Kindest Regards, Jason Raney

    Reviewed 1 January 2017

    We came to Capitola for my birthday dinner at Shadowbrook and stayed at this Best Western Plus. We have stayed here before. This is a favorite place to stay while visiting this area. We were surprised this visit with a vintage 1966 Yellow Checker Cab...More

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    Response from Jason R, General Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Capitola By-the-Sea Inn & Suites

    Peggy F., Happy belated birthday Peggy! I am so happy to hear that you visited with us for your birthday this year. I am also very happy to hear that you enjoyed your dinner at Shadowbrook. They do a great job at that restaurant. We...More

    Reviewed 31 December 2016

    This is a well-run, comfortable hotel, in a location very convenient to Santa Cruz, where our son lives. The staff is very friendly and accommodating. Rates vary with the season. It is a bargain in the winter.More

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    Frank M., Thank you so much for your kind words. Our staff works very hard to make sure that everyone who stays here is very well taken care of. Thank you for pointing them out, I know that they appreciate it. We hope to see...More

    Capitola Hotel
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 151 - USD 284 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Questions & AnswersAsk a question
    Daniel L
    Do you have balcony's ?
    6 March 2017|
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    Response from Jason R | Property representative |
    We don't have any balconies at our property. Thank You, Jason Raney General Manager
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    David S
    In the 2 room suite ,are the beds queen size and is one bed in one room and 2 beds in another room ?
    23 January 2017|
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    Response from Jason R | Property representative |
    Yes. Our two room suites have a king bed in one room and 2 queen size beds in the other room. Your welcome to come and take a look at the room as long as they are vacant. Thank You, Jason Raney General Manager
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    Diane M
    Is there an ocean view?
    23 January 2017|
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    Response from Jason R | Property representative |
    Unfortunately we do not have an ocean view to offer, but it is less than a mile to the closest beach. Thank You, Jason Raney General Manager
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    Room Tips
    "The top floor junior fireplace suites are terrific"
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    "This is such a personal thing, based on individual needs, but all rooms I've stayed in are really good."
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    "be aware that one side of hotel is next to a grocery store...delivery trucks start pulling up to unload about..."
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    "I think you will find all rooms are nice"
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