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What's Santa Cruz County like?

If you're looking to discover somewhere new, look no further than Santa Cruz County. Our map displays the areas and neighborhoods around all Santa Cruz County hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area.

Where are the best places to stay in Santa Cruz County?

Here are our travelers' top 5 places to stay in Santa Cruz County:

Dream Inn Santa Cruz, in Santa Cruz

Beachfront resort within easy reach of Monterey Bay
  • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Bar • Outdoor pool • Central location

Inn at Depot Hill, in Capitola

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

Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola, in Santa Cruz

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

Monarch Cove Inn, in Capitola

Victorian B&B within easy reach of Monterey Bay
  • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Terrace • Walkable location

Beach Street Inn and Suites, in Santa Cruz

Convenient to Monterey Bay
  • Free WiFi • Spa tub • Cafe • Outdoor pool • Walkable location

What is there to see around Santa Cruz County?

  • Mystery Spot (3.2 mi/5.1 km from the city center)
  • Cabrillo College (4.3 mi/6.9 km from the city center)
  • Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park (4.7 mi/7.5 km from the city center)
  • New Brighton State Beach (4.8 mi/7.8 km from the city center)
  • Capitola Wharf (5.1 mi/8.2 km from the city center)

What is there to do around Santa Cruz County?

  • Pasatiempo Golf Course (4.7 mi/7.6 km from the city center)
  • Roaring Camp Railroads (5.8 mi/9.3 km from the city center)
  • Ocean Street (5.8 mi/9.3 km from the city center)
  • Pacific Avenue (6.3 mi/10.2 km from the city center)
  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk (6.4 mi/10.3 km from the city center)

Other Popular Santa Cruz County Attractions

  • Capitola Beach
  • Seacliff State Beach
  • Santa Cruz Harbor
  • Pleasure Point Park
  • Main Beach

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