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The Islander Motel

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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

Dirty place, Hypodermic needle was in the room with drugs when we arrived, bad parking and no coffee pot. Run down, needs new bedding and paint would help, dresser was old and dirty drawers. You get what you pay for.

Thank RogersLakeTahoe
Reviewed 13 May 2015 via mobile

Hmm....nice clean room!!! Very comfortable and well appointed room! Overall an excellent value with lots of parking. The people here are very friendly too!! The others at the boardwalk look like the parking is very limited and overpriced

Thank David O
Reviewed 2 May 2015

The room was decent but that's about it. The staff were not friendly at check-in. In the morning I went to the lobby to get some weak coffee in a Styrofoam cup with powdered creamer. The guy behind the desk was on the phone and...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 29 April 2015

Nothing special but everything you need (except the Wifi). Nice and clean room, good parking space For the breakfast there was choice of cornflakes, toast, butter, marmalade, coffee and tea. In the bathroom was soap and shampoo. Internet was working just for maximum of 5...More

Thank slovenia8
Reviewed 12 April 2015

Was in town on a shoot, and loved staying here! I was hesitant with the price, but honestly it's great! The owner was very kind and gave us directions to nearby attractions. Not necessarily a date place, but just to sleep, perfect.

Thank Caleb P
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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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Pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 78 - USD 294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
#5 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 78 - USD 294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Santa Cruz
#5 Best Value Hotel in Santa Cruz
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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megisme103
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Response from David O | Reviewed this property |
I think it does...but I would say call them to see if there is and reserve it
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Room Tips
"Ocean Avenue is a 'drag strip' on the weekends, so a bit noisy, but the hotel itself, and the..."
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"we were on the second floor (room 230) very close to the street above the office and I heard nothing after I..."
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"It seems second floor not handicap accessible. We stayed in ground floor room and were not bothered by noise..."
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"Rooms in back are quieter. Upstairs tends to get more traffic noise."
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