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Athens, GA
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 October 2015

From the moment we arrived, we were greeted with hospitality beyond my expectations. The owner (Andre?) assisted with parking, bags, directions to local attractions and dinner reservations. After a day of exploring near and far, actually took the 17 mile drive and shopped in Carmel for a while before returning to Pacific Blue and finding fresh baked muffins, tea and... More 

Thank HikerAthens_GA
Burlington, Vermont
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Not a cookie cutters chain motel,but a unique inn with Art Deco style rooms and a zen balanced courtyard. Marty,the breakfast chef and welcoming host brings you fresh,hot popovers with a wonderful smile.The rest of the made to order breakfast is gourmet quality. Clean,convenient,safe and friendly. A memorable part of a vacation.

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Toronto, Canada
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

The best thing about Pacific Blue Inn is that it is walking distance to both downtown and the beach/boardwalk. But its precise location isn't very charming --between a Walgreen's parking lot and an auto repair. Parking in the rear seemed a little dicey at night. And in the morning, the thumping music from the adjacent dance studio was an unwelcome... More 

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

The owners of this b&b take pride in their property. They have a couple bikes that you can use on a first come, first serve basis. Beach towels are available on request. Free parking and within walking distance to the boardwalk. We have stayed in other places in Santa Cruz and found this one to be a better value. Trip... More 

2 Thank D-Rock78759
2 reviews
Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

This place is a real find. We stayed 2 nights and it was really nice. The breakfast isn't free but well worth the money. This isn't cheap food but very carefully prepared. The rooms are really nice. Good sized room. The staff was friendly and helpful. They bake goodies for the evening in a self serve setting. (Good bundt cakes)... More 

Thank Chris R
Daytona Beach, Florida, United States
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132 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Very nice, small hotel within walking distance to the Downtown area and Pier. Check-in is from 3p-5p. Bikes available for guests and there is a lovely garden area with water feature and fire-pit. We were on the 3rd floor, with a very comfortable mattress, fluffy pillows and soft sheets. The room had a large walk-in shower and fireplace facing the... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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50 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This was our first visit to Santa Cruz and my wife settled on the Pacific Blue Inn after a great deal of research. Good location in many ways -- walkable to the pier and beaches one way, to downtown the other way. Convenient parking, funky coffeehouse next door. Functional but soothing decor and comfortable bed, pleasant community courtyard. Breakfast a... More 

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Firebaugh, California
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18 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

this hotel is located on Pacific Ave. very close to everything. Very large rooms and friendly staff! Beds are super comfy and shower is heavenly! Entrance to dining room is open for fresh baked pastries that are delicious and a variety of hot teas and coffee every evening at no extra cost. They make a delicious breakfast that is available... More 

Thank juldenza
Franklin, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2015

My wife and I really enjoyed staying here. It is a very nice B&B close to downtown Santa Cruz and within walking distance of the Santa Cruz boardwalk and pier. Their breakfasts are delicious and Michael was a great cook and conversationalist. I would stay here again if we are in Santa Cruz again.

Thank Laurence B
Montreal, Quebec
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 11 May 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at the Pacific Blue Inn. The room was spacious and very clean, the breakfast was delicious (you have to try the French toast!) and the staff was very friendly. I was a bit worried about safety when reading reviews but as long as you don't park your car late at night, you're fine.

Thank anneglobetrotter2015

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Pacific Blue Inn is Santa Cruz! We’re a brand new bed and breakfast Inn with an eco-conscious heart and a local flair. Promoting green living and a healthy outlook on life, the Inn is located on Pacific Avenue within walking distance to the best Santa Cruz has to offer. Inspired by the NY Times article “36 Hours Santa Cruz” the founders of the Inn set out to create an environment that would allow visitors to take advantage of the best of Santa Cruz all within walking distance of their accommodations. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Blue Inn

Address: 636 Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $169 - $372 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pacific Blue Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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Pacific Blue Hotel Santa Cruz
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“We stayed on the ground level and enjoyed easy access to the patio and refreshments.”
 of 5 bubbles HikerAthens_GA, 10 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms share a walkway so can be noisy, depending on neighbours. Upper floor better perhaps.”
 of 5 bubbles woggles67, 27 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Outdoor fireplace to enjoy. Nice quiet hotel with not a lot of rooms. Noise level small”
 of 5 bubbles juldenza, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
“There are only 9 rooms so there is not much of a choice. I would definitely take a room one the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 262laurenceb, 29 May 2015 | Read review
“Our room had a shower only, so if a bathtub is important, you should probably ask, the website does not indicate if any of the rooms have baths.”
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  • Television, desk and fireplace
 of 5 bubbles marjoried939, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
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