Continental Inn

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Outdoor pool
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Overview of Continental Inn

Continental Inn

2.0 star property
Hotel with outdoor pool, near Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

7.6/10 Good

1,000 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet-friendly
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
Map
414 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060
Main amenities
  • Near the beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Front desk safe
  • Free newspapers in the lobby
  • Luggage storage
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Microwave
  • Television
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Elevator

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About this area

Getting around

  • Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal) - 23 min drive
  • Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC) - 42 min drive
  • Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal) - 45 min drive
  • Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY) - 57 min drive

About this property

Continental Inn

Hotel in the heart of Westside Santa Cruz
Close to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Continental Inn has plenty to offer. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
You'll also find perks like:
  • An outdoor pool
  • Free self parking
  • Free newspapers, smoke-free premises, and an elevator
  • Luggage storage, a front desk safe, and a 24-hour front desk
  • Guest reviews say good things about the overall value, central location, and helpful staff
Room features
All guestrooms at Continental Inn offer comforts such as air conditioning, as well as amenities like free WiFi and safes. Guest reviews highly rate the comfortable rooms at the property.
Extra amenities include:
  • Shower/tub combinations, free toiletries, and hair dryers
  • TVs with satellite channels
  • Refrigerators, microwaves, and cribs/infant beds

Languages

English, Spanish

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 49 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3 PM - 11 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 11:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Children

  • Children (17 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

Pets

  • Pets allowed (2 per room)*
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply*
  • Pets must be supervised
  • Food and water bowls available

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
  • No alcohol served onsite

Property amenities

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free

What to do

  • Beach nearby

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1977
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • An outdoor pool

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Crib/infant bed (surcharge)
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

More

  • In-room safe
  • Access via exterior corridors

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: USD 250.00 per stay

Optional extras

  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 25 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 25 (subject to availability)

Children & extra beds

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for USD 20.0 per day

Pets

  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 30 per pet, per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Pool access available from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a smoke detector on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Continental Inn Santa Cruz
Continental Santa Cruz
Continental Inn
Continental Inn Hotel
Continental Inn Santa Cruz
Continental Inn Hotel Santa Cruz

Frequently asked questions

Does Continental Inn offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Continental Inn does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Continental Inn?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Continental Inn?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool. Guests have pool access from 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM.
Are pets allowed at Continental Inn?
Yes, pets are welcome, with a limit of 2 per room. There's a charge of USD 30 per pet, per night, and there's also a deposit of USD 100 per stay. Food and water bowls are available.
Is parking offered on site at Continental Inn?
Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Continental Inn?
You can check in from 3 PM - 11 PM. There's a charge of USD 25 for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is noon. Late check-out is available for a charge of USD 25 (subject to availability).
What is there to do at Continental Inn and nearby?
Continental Inn has an outdoor pool.
What's the area around Continental Inn like?
Continental Inn is a short 1-minute walk from Ocean Street and 15 minutes' walk from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. The local area is central and popular for its beaches.

Overall score and ratings

7.6

Good

8.1/10

Cleanliness

8.3/10

Staff & service

7.0/10

Amenities

7.6/10

Property conditions & facilities

7.0/10

Eco-friendliness

6/10 Good

The price is good for the location. Family and pet friendly. Beddings were clean. But the rooms needs detailed cleaning. The doors were dirty and accessories like bathroom tissue holder were rusty.
2-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Would love to give the front desk/host a big shout out! Victoria was especially polite and quick at checking us in! Loved her genuinity and character.
Kau, 2-night trip
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6/10 Good

Helen, 1-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Quick overnight, hotel was decent but could have been a little cleaner.
1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Louis, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Leslie, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lawrence, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Nice place to stay
Rosi, 1-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Santa Cruz stay
Sadly pool and spa was closed.I was really looking forward to going in both.Perhaps consider a discount for another stay?The paint could use a little touch up on small nicks.All else fine.
Candace, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Mary, 1-night trip
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