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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 April 2016

The staff a Mission Inn were very helpful, upon check in the lady gave us some information on the property and the area. The Mission Inn is located a short drive from the beach and main dining area. The room was clean and very comfortable. The hot tub was steaming hot and a very relaxing end to our holiday. The...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Was looking to find a great getaway from the city and Santa Cruz fit the bill. This hotel is right on Highway 1 so when you book request a room to the back to avoid traffic noise. Rooms look as if they were just renovated. New beds, new furniture, in our room a bathroom jacuzzi for 2 people which was...

1Thank MAC_LA1
spokane, washington
Reviewed 25 February 2016

We stayed here for two nights. The room was clean and newly renovated. I assume because it was Valentine's Day weekend we received a rose at check in which was a nice touch. I have stayed at a lot of hotels that serve breakfast as part of the room package and this breakfast was way above average. We could eat...

3Thank mareka2
Hartlepool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

We only stayed two nights as a stop off on the way to LA, the rooms are comfortable with all the bits and pieces, continental breakfast with a good selection, wifi very good in room and all areas.there are plenty of places to eat and bars, the wharf and Pacific drive is a must see, but you will need a...

1Thank Roy F
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here last minute while on a road trip this past weekend. The room we stayed at was just painted and it smelled of paint. Which isn't that big of a deal... The room was clean but nothing special about them. We went to the continental breakfast which wasn't bad at all. The staff was friendly as well.

Thank Jessica G
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Rooms that are comfortable but getting a bit tired and run down. Prices are on the high side for the inclusions. Quiet where we were. Toilet blocked up. Room service forgot to clear our room for us. A couple of rooms spewed out a consistent pot cloud every day we were there; despite the no smoking rule. Breakfast is a...

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Kenn C, General Manager at Mission Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to comment about your time at Mission Inn. I am so sorry to hear of your problems and concerns with your recent stay. We are in the process of renovations as you've noted and soon all of our rooms will reflect the fresh look we've created for Mission Inn. Problems with other...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 December 2015

i recently stayed at this motel because of the location since the meeting point of a workshop i attended was at the safeway 1 min from the hotel. lots of great restaurants close by. all the staff at the front desk were really nice. gave me razors and toothbrush and bottled water. the bed was really comfortable. not luxurious by...

Thank mingyau
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Depending on where you need to stay while visiting Santa Cruz, rage Mission Inn is a good spot to consider. It is close to UCSC and restaurants and shops and decently close to 'downtown Santa Cruz'. The staff if courteous and helpful. The price isn't cheap but not too bad either. There is a free small breakfast - but there...

2Thank jeffreyjfred
Riverside, California
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Good location as the hotel is near restaurants and shops. It is right on PCH which is very busy. The large room was very clean and comfortable. It was a little dark but we were only there for one night. The front desk staff were all very friendly and helpful with any questions or requests.

Thank Cyndi C
Kansas CIty, MO
Reviewed 21 September 2015 via mobile

We found this place last minute and loved it! The location is spectacular...very close to the ocean and many area parks. The bed/bedding was so comfortable! The breakfast was great--had some microwaveable sandwiches, waffles and some cereal and breads and such. The staff was so friendly as well. I would definitely stay here again and recommend it to anyone!

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
53 spacious and accommodating guest rooms include in-room coffee, complimentary continental breakfast, cable TV, HBO, air conditioning and high speed internet. Most rooms have refrigerators and microwaves. Closest hotel to UCSC. Only five minutes to the Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk, beaches, downtown and several restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mission Inn

Address: 2250 Mission Street, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Price Range: $156 - $341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Mission Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 53
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Also Known As:
Mission Hotel Santa Cruz
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#10 Family Hotel in Santa Cruz
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“Request a room in the back, away from the main street.”
 of 5 bubbles JessieR431, 9 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I liked all of the rooms as I could park right outside”
 of 5 bubbles Oceandweller7, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“1st floor best”
 of 5 bubbles mytythor, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There is no elevator to the rooms on the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles ValleyTraveler916, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Only recommendation would be to ask for a room near the back....the street might be a bit noisy (it is highway one)”
 of 5 bubbles bjl2112s, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
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