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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 20 December 2016

We recently got displaced from our home due to a flood and I was able to choose the Pelican Point Inn to stay at. The staff was wonderful, helpful and very attentive to our needs. Short walk to beach and lots of great places to eat within walking distance. They even accommodated my cat! Kudos!

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Auburn, California
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We traveled to Santa Cruz last week and spent two nights at the Pelican Point Inn. I had read reviews and decided to call and make reservations. At the time I made reservations you had to call the property directly, now I think you can rent via Hotels.com, etc. Anyway their web site at the time stated that the season...

Thank jonijett13
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This is a beautiful spot, close to the beaches,. They have just renovated the rooms. It has a nice kitchenette, well furnished and convenient. It is family owned, people are friendly and helpful. Santa Cruz is an expensive place to stay, and the Pelican Inn is more reasonable. The beds are comfortable. There is a separate bedroom, so its a...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The manager, Ann and employees at Pelican Point Inn went out of their way to make our stay comfortable. They suggested wonderful restaurants, close access points to the beach and hiking trails and were accommodating in every way. The room we had included a king bedroom, one updated bathroom and full kitchen. There were two single beds in the front...

Thank ClassicaItaly
Encinitas, California
Reviewed 16 April 2015

We have stayed at Pelican Point Inn a number of times. It is a lovely, dog-friendly place with good beds and kitchenettes. Great base for all your Santa Cruz activities. Friendly owners/operators. The rooms are neat and clean and the area is central to lots of options. It's located in a residential area so it feels more homey and comfortable,...

2Thank Kim C
San Jose, California
Reviewed 14 April 2015

If I was rating based on their customer service, they would get a 5. However; I have to base my rating on the amenities provided. My family of 5 and our dog stayed in room #6 which was a 2 bedroom downstairs unit. The check-in process was wonderful, I had a great conversation with the gal at the front desk....

2Thank Jenika P
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2014

We stayed here on our way along the coast between LA and San Francisco. We arrived fairly late, I suppose, at 8:30pm to find an envelope on the office door with the code to our door in it. At least that indicated the motel was confident about crime levels. Our family suite was what used to be, I suspect, accommodation...

3Thank MrsSmith1234
Toledo, Ohio
Reviewed 8 September 2014

Stayed here for one night as part of a PCH trip. It was a nice hotel, clean and comfortable. Not really near the "boardwalk" section of Santa Cruz but I preferred it that way. Was able to wake up and run to the beach and marina. About 1/4 mile from the beach. While in Santa Cruz spend an hour to...

1Thank skirack
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This was an excellent and safe place for a family to stay in Santa Cruz, a few blocks from the beach in the Twin Lakes neighborhood. The room was super clean and had a full kitchenette. The only downside was the traffic noise from Cliff Dr. The road is not that busy (and is quiet at night), but the sound...

1Thank ZZZHouston
Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 19 August 2014

My husband and I stayed at Pelican Point Inn for a week in July when visiting family in the area. We found the accommodations to be a perfect location for walking to the beach, nearby restaurants, grocery and access to the local express ways. It is only 5-7 minutes to downtown Santa Cruz, which we visited several times. Our unit...

1Thank Kathleen G

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Pelican Point Inn

Address: 21345 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-4839
Region: United States > California > Santa Cruz
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Pelican Point Hotel Santa Cruz
Pelican Point Motel
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“Upstairs maybe, or a unit not facing East Cliff Drive.”
jonijett13, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I think any room would be good. They are all the same.”
158frederickb, 2 May 2016 | Read review
“Just be aware the road noise is quite loud as this motel is on a major road.”
ClassicaItaly, 11 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Depends on your needs. This is a small hotel with many different room configurations. All have a kitchen and private bath. The living areas face out on to the street. Ask Ann, she will do everything she can to suit your needs!”
KathleenG667, 18 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Suites 1 and 2 were good.”
bkeith, 22 Jun 2014 | Read review
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