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Hotels in Capitola, California

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Best hotels in Capitola

What's Capitola like?

There's a lot visitors like about Capitola, especially its beaches and restaurants. Beachcombers can spend the day at Capitola Beach when the weather is nice. Popular sights in the surrounding area include Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Main Beach.

Where are the best places to stay in Capitola?

We have 18 Capitola accommodations with prices starting at USD 42. Choose one of our 575 deals and get discounts of up to 58%.

Below are the number of accommodations by star rating in Capitola and the surrounding area:

  • • 3 5-star accommodations from USD 189 per night
  • • 43 4-star accommodations from USD 119 per night
  • • 98 3-star accommodations from USD 78 per night
  • • 57 2-star accommodations from USD 55 per night

Here are our travelers' top 5 places to stay in Capitola:

Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola

Hotel with outdoor pool, near Monterey Bay
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • 24-hour fitness center • Central location

Inn at Depot Hill

Upscale B&B within walking distance of Capitola Beach
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Central location

Capitola Hotel

3.5-star hotel, steps from Capitola Beach
  • • Free breakfast • Free in-room WiFi • Central location

Best Western Plus Capitola By-the-sea Inn & Suites

Hotel with outdoor pool, near Monterey Bay
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Spa tub • Walkable location

Quality Inn & Suites Capitola By the Sea

Within easy reach of Monterey Bay
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Outdoor pool • Close to shopping

How to Get to Capitola

What are the closest airports to Capitola?

  • • Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal), 9.7 mi (15.6 km) from central Capitola
  • • San Jose, CA (RHV-Reid Hillview), 26 mi (41.9 km) from central Capitola
  • • Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), 27.1 mi (43.6 km) from central Capitola

Things to See and Do in Capitola

What is there to see in Capitola?

  • • Capitola Beach
  • • Capitola Wharf
  • • New Brighton State Beach
  • • Pleasure Point

What is there to do in Capitola?

  • • Capitola Historical Museum
  • • Capitola Mercantile

When is the best time to visit Capitola?

  • • Hottest months: August, September, July, June (average 76°F)
  • • Coldest months: January, December, February, November (average 42°F)
  • • Rainiest months: January, February, December, and March (average 5.71 inches of rainfall)