Sustainability Level 1
Free WiFi

Santa Cruz Hostel

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9.5
Superb
250 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Superb Staff
Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

Stay with us in a historic cottage at the Santa Cruz Hostel. We are located on a street lined with Victorian houses and a unique location, only steps away from the beach and boardwalk!

Check out these local favorites: Natural Bridges State Park for monarch butterflies and tidepools and Henry Cowell and Big Basin Redwood forest.
Sandy beaches and volleyball courts, Prime surf spots of Cowell’s and Steamer Lane, Beach Boardwalk Amusement Park, Municipal Wharf, where you can fish, bark with sea lions, eat fresh crab, ride a boat, shop, surfing museum, and cruise on West Cliff Drive with awesome walking and bike paths that line the Pacific Ocean. Eat at a variety of cafes and restaurants for every wallet and palate. Shop eclectic mix of local boutiques.

Cook a hearty meal in our large fully stocked kitchen. Discuss travel plans with other guests over a fresh cup of free coffee. Create lasting friendships during weekly hostel activities for guests. Keep in touch with loved ones at our onsite internet kiosk. Park your car for $10.00/day(free October 1st - May 14th). Access loads of info about Santa Cruz from our friendly staff & bulletin boards.

Things to know:
-Quiet hours are from 10pm to 8am. No check-in after 10PM!
-Upon check out, you must remove your linens and place them in the bin in the laundry room.
-You are expected to clean up after yourself while staying at the hostel (dishes, wiping tables, cleaning any mess you make).

Reviews & Ratings

9.5
Superb
250 Total Reviews
  • Security
    9.2
  • Location
    10
  • Staff
    9.4
  • Atmosphere
    9.2
  • Cleanliness
    9.6
  • Value for Money
    9.4
  • Facilities
    9.4

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Sustainability Level 1

This hostel has begun to introduce practices that result in a positive social and environmental impact, grasping the fundamentals of the Staircase to Sustainability.
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Location

Latest Reviews

9.1
Superb
Mar 28, 2024
Great location
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Male, 31-40
10
Superb
Mar 04, 2024
We felt very comfortable during our stay and the check in was super easy !
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Female, 18-24
10
Superb
Feb 17, 2024
Everything was great except no heat. It was so cold, like in a refrigerator to Sleep.
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Female, 41+

Facilities

  • Free

    • Linen Included
    • Free City Maps
    • Towels Included
    • Free WiFi
  • General

    • Wheelchair Friendly
    • Security Lockers
    • Common Room
    • Bicycle Parking
    • BBQ
    • Breakfast Not Included
    • Book Exchange
    • Hot Showers
    • Self-Catering Facilities
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Utensils
    • Dryer
    • Outdoor Terrace
    • Hair Dryers
    • Ceiling fan
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Microwave
    • Washing Machine
  • Services

    • Internet access
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Towels for hire
    • Luggage Storage
    • Reception (limited hours)
  • Food & Drink

    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • DVD's
    • Board Games
    • Wi-Fi