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All reviewsacross the streetgreat locationwafflesremodeled bathroomocean viewshared balconynatural bridges state parkcontinental breakfastwest cliff drivewalked everywherehard boiled eggsa great place to stayshort walkfirst floordefinitely stay here againbeach boardwalksan francisco
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

First impression of Seaway Inn is positive because everything is so well maintained. We chose one of four studios with a kitchen that was a 5-minute walk away from the main facility. Well located--just a 5-minute walk to Fisherman's Wharf and the Boardwalk. No ocean...More

Thank CaliforniaGirl52
Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for commenting on your recent stay with us. We are happy to hear that you were mostly satisfied, but wish that we could have accommodated your request in regards to receiving more silverware. Unfortunately, after the summer, some of it did disappear, but...More

Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We was about sceptical as we have never staying in a motel before however this was lovely, the room was massive, the bed was huge and the bathroom very modern with a double shower, we had fast wifi in the room and cable TV. We...More

Thank SCurtis-Ells
Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 21 September 2017

Thank you for reviewing your stay with us! We are happy to hear that you were treated well and that you were satisfied with the accommodations! We hope to see you again, should the occasion arise.

Reviewed 4 September 2017

with their excellent staff and location right by the wharf and boardwalk, the seaway inn is a great place to stay in santa cruz! we were always greeted with a friendly smile, and our room was just right for our one-night stay.

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Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 21 September 2017

We are so happy to hear that you were treated well and enjoyed our location. We hope to see you again, should you be back in our area.

Reviewed 15 August 2017

We went to Santa Cruz for one night, for a quick end of Summer break getaway with our two toddlers. We wanted a clean, convenient hotel that had an option for a separate room for our girls, and we didn't want to spend a fortune....More

Thank Susan T
Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 30 August 2017

We appreciate your comments in regards to your recent stay with us and are happy to see that you mostly enjoyed your stay. We have just cleaned all of the carpets in our rooms, just this past week. We had a very busy summer and...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Inn was great! It was close to the boardwalk, the dogs were comfortable, clean, polite staff, and the continental breakfast hit the spot. I would recommend this inn to anyone going to Santa Cruz for the Boardwalk or other beaches.

Thank Mary O
Response from Stephanie V, General Manager at Seaway InnResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you for staying with us, and for your recommendation too. We hope to see you as well, should you be back in our area!

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18 February 2017|
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Response from Stephanie V | Property representative |
We currently have what we call our King/Queen Combo room. This room has a king bed in the front room and a queen bed and futon in the rear room but no common area. The rate for the next 3 nights would be $199/night, plus... More
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Yes, we have WI FI.
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We do actually have rooms that have direct views of the ocean, we have 3 different room types that you should keep in mind, if you are looking for an ocean view, as we are across the street from the ocean. King ocean view... More
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"Book a 2nd floor room with a view."
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"All but one second floor room have a great view, but second floor mini suite’s has the best view."
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