Dream Inn Santa Cruz

Dream Inn Santa Cruz

1,343 Ratings
Monterey Bay - Santa Cruz

Why We Like It

  • Dreamy beachfront location, a few blocks from the bustling boardwalk and next to the wharf.
  • Each '60s-styled room has a view of Monterey Bay from a private balcony or patio.
  • Gaze at the water from the (much warmer) beach-adjacent pool.


The Hotel

Complimentary WiFi.
Outdoor pool.
Valet parking $35/night.
Self-parking $30/night.
165 rooms.
Hot tub.

The Room

Air conditioning.
Room approximately 345 sq ft.
Carbon monoxide detector.
Smoke detector.

The Food & Drink

Jack O'Neill Restaurant & Bar serves American cuisine, main courses $18-45.
Drinks served at Jack O'Neill Lounge.
Room service available.

Need to Know

  • If booking this hotel 72 hours or more before check-in, you have 24 hours from booking to cancel without penalty.
  • Check-in 4pm. Check-out 11am.
  • Photo ID and credit card required at check-in.
  • 100% non-smoking rooms.
  • 21+ to book.

97% of Bookers Liked It

1,343 Ratings

ELElaine L.Perks 3
Right when you arrive, staff are hospital and welcoming. Such a perfect spot by the beach and the pier, and especially away from the busy boardwalk. Would love to stay here again in the near future.
2 months ago
SHSteven H.Perks 8
Everything was amazing the view was incredible. Every single staff member was polite
2 months ago
STSarah T.Perks 2
An iconic Santa Cruz experience. My favorite place to stay by far
4 months ago

Reviews are from actual guests but are not verified for accuracy.

Things to Keep in Mind

  • Rate displayed is per night, per room. Each room is guaranteed to fit 2 people. Extra guests are at the hotel’s discretion and may be subject to additional fees.
  • This room may not meet your accessibility needs. Accessibility requests can be made directly to the hotel, and are subject to hotel approval and availability.

Your Stay

Sun, Jul 14
Mon, Jul 15
Sun, Jul 14 – Mon, Jul 15