We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
05/11/2017 06/11/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk

    505 Riverside Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5123
    Lowest prices for your stay
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    USD 71*USD 90*
    View Deal
    • Excellent11%
    • Very good39%
    • Average30%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible11%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    2.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    5 Nov.6 Nov.
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Check booking site for details
      USD 71
      View Deal
    • Check booking site for details
      USD 90
      View Deal
    • Check booking site for details
      USD 90
      View Deal
    View all 13 deals
    Write a Review
    Reviews (92)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 75 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Located within easy walking distance of the boardwalk and pier in Santa Cruz, and within easy driving distance of many other beaches and state parks. Free breakfast is included, and a dip in the spa is a nice ending when the cool evening comes along....More

    Thank Barbara H
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I chose those place because it was inexpensive and the reviews were good, but before we arrived, I was wondering if I might have made a mistake. I didn't! This place was clean, quiet, and comfortable. There was a even a fridge and microwave.

    Thank Marion S
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Small place all in single level like a motel. Park in front of your room most of the time. Excellent location only 3 blocks from Boardwalk Main Gate. Skip the $20 parking fee! A little tricky to get in as it's on a one-way street....More

    1  Thank earldj
    Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

    We stayed there in the middle of September. Room is nice and clean. You have to pay $100 deposit, if you stay in the room. I don't really get it because they gave it back to us before checking our room. They have breakfast for...More

    Thank Milan Z
    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    Great location! Good sized bed. Huge bathroom. 5 minutes walk from the wharf and boardwalk. Free parking- we parked right outside our room! Cheapest room of our 3 week trip to California. Loads of TV channels if you want to chill for an hour. Our...More

    Thank Craig F
    Dream Inn
    1,788 reviews
    #2 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
    Quality Inn
    505 reviews
    #7 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
    Beach Street Inn and Suites
    622 reviews
    #3 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
    Best Western Plus All Suites Inn
    693 reviews
    #13 of 54 hotels in Santa Cruz
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Price range
    • USD 70 - USD 161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Priceline, Travelocity, Hotels.com, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, Cancelon, Orbitz and Cheap Tickets so you can book your Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Santa Cruz
    • Also Known As
    • Americas Best Value Inn And Suites-Boardwalk ,
    • Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk Hotel Santa Cruz
    Best Western Plus All Suites Inn
    693 reviews
    .67 km away
    Quality Inn
    505 reviews
    1.44 km away
    Dream Inn
    1,788 reviews
    .95 km away
    Beach Street Inn and Suites
    622 reviews
    .68 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Saturn Cafe
    212 reviews
    .44 km away
    Zachary's Restaurant
    211 reviews
    .50 km away
    Surfrider Cafe
    140 reviews
    .51 km away
    Mutari Chocolate House and Factory
    23 reviews
    .51 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    West Cliff Drive
    1,038 reviews
    .71 km away
    Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
    2,903 reviews
    .57 km away
    Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center
    93 reviews
    .79 km away
    Nickelodeon Theatre
    87 reviews
    .81 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Americas Best Value Inn & Suites-Boardwalk staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines

    Recently Reviewed Hotels around Santa Cruz

    Room Tips
    "Ask for an ocean view! You get your own balcony on which to sit and watch the waves."
    Read review
    "Close to the boardwalk and quality in line with the price."
    Read review
    "All rooms exit into a central courtyard/parking area, and all allow parking next to the room."
    Read review
    "Choose a double room I think those are the ones in the enclosed parking area seems much safer and quieter."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing