Ocean Pacific Lodge - Santa Cruz

301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060  show map
 2 stars
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Ocean Pacific Lodge - Santa Cruz

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour
Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Spa center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Overview

The designer 2-star Ocean Pacific Lodge offers laundry, dry cleaning and ironing service. The building was renovated in 2008.

The property is set 30 minutes' walk from University of California at Santa Cruz. The venue is located within 10 minutes' walk from Santa Cruz center.

Guests can reach Ocean Pacific Lodge by car from Monterey Peninsula airport in 50 minutes.

Rooms

Ocean Pacific Lodge offers 57 rooms fitted with climate control, wireless internet, cable TV with on-demand movies, a laptop-size safe and a sofa for a comfortable stay in Santa Cruz. They come with a microwave, coffee/tea makers and a fridge as well as bathrooms with a bathtub, a shower and a shower cap.

Eat & Drink

A beach area features Las Palmas Taco Bar and Ideal Bar & Grill within 200 meters of the venue.

Services

Free self parking, an elevator and a vending machine together with computer equipment and a photocopier are offered.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   57.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • On-site parking
  • Limited time reception
  • Front desk
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Elevator
  • Vending machines

Services

  • Pet amenities available
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Television in lobby
  • Spa center
  • Jacuzzi

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 17 years
Existing bedding FREE

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

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City Center
  • Santa Cruz
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Las Palmas Taco Bar (cuisine: Mexican)
    700 ft
  • Ideal Bar & Grill
    1200 ft
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    2000 ft
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    57

Rooms and availability

Ocean Pacific Lodge photos Room
Queen Room
  • Room size:

    280 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Ocean Pacific Lodge photos Room
King Room
  • Room size:

    420 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 2 King-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Trash cans
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service

Ocean Pacific Lodge Location

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What's nearby

Popular areas

Places of interest

Sport related

Shopping areas

Amusement

Museums

  • First Night Santa Cruz3000 ft
  • McPherson Center3300 ft
  • Surfing Museum Lighthouse Pnt3300 ft
  • Museum of Art and History3300 ft
  • Museum of History & Art at the McPherson Center3300 ft
  • Art League Inc-Santa Cruz4000 ft
  • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum5000 ft

Parks

  • Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation3300 ft
  • Santa Cruz Mission State Park4600 ft
  • Parks and Recreation Dept4600 ft
  • Lighthouse State Beach Park4600 ft

Halls

Universities, Institutes

  • Gestalt Institute-Santa Cruz2700 ft

Golf courses and Country clubs

Marina

  • Cowell's Beach2300 ft

Oceanfront Areas

Local attractions

  • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum5000 ft
    West Cliff Drive at Lighthouse Point, Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach1.5 mi
    5th Ave. at East Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz
  • Natural Bridges State Park1.9 mi
    2531 West Cliff Drive near Swanton Blvd., Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History5000 ft
    1305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz
  • UCSC Arboretum1.7 mi
    1156 High Street, Santa Cruz

Near the hotel

  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk1200 ft
    Beach Street, Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach2000 ft
    Along Beach St. west from San Lorenzo River, Santa Cruz
  • Cave Train3500 ft
    Santa Cruz, CA
  • Santa Cruz Wharf1700 ft
    Beach Street, Santa Cruz
  • Museum of Art & History3600 ft
    705 Front St., Santa Cruz
  • Mission State Park4600 ft
    School Street, Santa Cruz

Restaurants nearby

  • Las Palmas Taco Bar700 ft

    Address: 55 Front St
    Phone: 831-429-1220

    60% likes this, based on 48 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican

  • Aquarius - Dream Inn1300 ft

    Address: 175 West Cliff Drive
    Phone: 8314605012

    71% likes this, based on 105 reviews
    Price Range: USD 32 - USD 32

  • Yan Flower1300 ft

    Address: 617 Pacific Ave
    Phone: 831-423-2574

  • Ideal Bar & Grill1200 ft

    Address: 106 Beach St
    Phone: 831-423-5271

    53% likes this, based on 168 reviews
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 20

  • The Picnic Basket1400 ft

    Address: 125 Beach St
    Phone: 831.427.9946

    70% likes this, based on 116 reviews
    Cuisine: American

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    57

Ocean Pacific Lodge Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ocean Pacific Lodge

Average guest rating

8.0out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 213 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    7.4

    The location was very good, close to centre and also the boardwalk

    The room was rather cramped and the wash basin was in the main room, not even a separated area.

  • Single
    5.8

    The breakfast wasn't at any level of expectation. I had to leave the lodge in order of getting breakfast, that is why I chose this hotel...

  • Family with children
    4.0

    Very little..... almost nothing. Check in guy friendly/informative. Room cramped and almost no real space amenities.....not even room to lay our suitcases down flat because with not enough shelves or drawers to we needed to live out of our suitcases and had to "dodge" the suitcases to even go to bathroom. No desk to accomplish minor business decisions on Computer....had to do it from bed. No real mirror for comfortable dressing. Area felt very honky-tonk; classless. Everything nearby was "carnival like". City very enjoyable.....great vibe; lovely lunch. Rude checkout girl. Had asked for late checkout as we checked in late and needed a little extra time. She harassed us to leave or else an extra charge. Parking was ridiculous with spaces big enough for a Mini Cooper; not an SUV. Difficulty entering and leaving car for fear of hitting car next to us. Would never recommend Ocean Pacific Lodge to anyone looking for a lovely place on their California journey. Price was ridiculous for what we received. Now staying in Carmel at half the price with a sitting room; fireplace; amazing staff and owner. Breakfast delivered to room every morning.....not to mention amazing sites and views. Restaurants fabulous. Take a tip!

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The rooms were clean..the spreads were white! The breakfast was plentiful and good. The pool and spa area was private and had nice foliage and ambiance.

    The walls were very thin. You could hear the guests in the rooms around you.

  • Couple
    7.4

    It's a calm and clean place, we could sleep without noise

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    All the staff--from the front desk to the maids were all very friendly. We had all the comforts of a big chain hotel with the friendliness of a small bed and breakfast. Couldn't beat the location either as we were there for the triathlon that weekend. If we come back for the triathlon again, we will definitely rebook here.

  • Single
    7.8

    Very friendly front desk person upon arrival. Adequate dog walking area(with pick-up bags) and very good location to the cliff's (surfer area) and boardwalk. I liked they use the "double sheet" method! Makes me feel much better about "germs!" Thanks.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    The Beach!! Hotel is walking distance to the warf and beach, with a great historical Taco stand on the way! The staff was wonderful.

    Outside landscaping, parking area landscaping. The waffle irons needed to be replaced, as they no longer heated up the waffles on the inside.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    We were very pleased with the helpful staff and friendly staff, comfort of the room and convenience for our needs in the area. Also, it is a very good value, especially considering the generous breakfast that's included.

    The plumbing fixtures were a bit tricky, especially faucets in the bathroom and hall sink. Given the great efforts in water conservation in the area, perhaps they should be updated.

  • Couple
    8.8

    As our room was not ready when we arrived in the afternoon they upgraded us to a Suite which was of course great. The location of the hotel is perfect very near to the wharf, the beach and also the city center.

    As the hotel is still under renovation there was painting going on. However that was not was us much disturbed the worst thing was that the internet was very slow. skype can not work properly as there are many interruptions. They normally have an option to buy faster internet but this was not available due to the renovation. As we came back at our second evening the room was not cleaned yet (around 4 pm) so we asked for it. They told us something like they are cleaning first the check- outs and them the others.

  • Group of friends
    8.2

    The rooms were great, perfect size for my friend and I. The location was great as well.

    I had an experience with a very rude staff member. My friend was trying to get water from the vending machine which ate her money and wouldn't give it back. A man walked down and said "do you have a place to stay tonight" and we replied with yes. He then said "do you want to keep it that way because I will kick you out". When I asked why he said we were too loud. It was completely unnecessary for him to say that. All he had to do was ask us to keep it down, not threaten to kick us out. It definitely ruined my experience.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The location was great, walking distance to everything. Our room was recently renovated and was excellent. The continental breakfast room was also recently renovated. Both the food and dinning area were great. Staff was very friendly.

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Good location, friendly staff, prompt service w/questions about services, etc.

    Noon check-out would be more vacationer-friendly than 11am

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Locaton, I stayed there 18 years ago and enjoyed it. Family lives near by.We liked looking out at the pool area.

    We stayed for 5 nights. The cost of the room was fine, but the $30 a day charge for our cat was outrageous!! Cats are clean. We had his litter box. He is declawed, so he couldn't shred the bedding, and he just sleeps most of the day and doesn't bark!!!.......so I don't understand that charge!

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Thought it was in a great location. Staff was friendly. Could not hear my neighbors....always nice when needing to sleep.

    Our sink clogged pretty badly.

How to reach hotel

hotel Ocean Pacific Lodge - Santa Cruz Santa Cruz location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

301 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060

Get directions
City Center
  • Santa Cruz
    2700 ft
Airports
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Las Palmas Taco Bar (cuisine: Mexican)
    700 ft
  • Ideal Bar & Grill
    1200 ft
Beaches
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
    2000 ft
  • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
    1.5 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    57