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Walking Distance to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Minutes to Shopping and Restaurants.
Conveniently located off Highway 1, Knights Inn Santa Cruz Beach / Boardwalk hotel, near Monterey Bay, is a comfortable home base for your adventures in beautiful California. Our Santa Cruz, CA, hotel provides free morning coffee and tea, free large-vehicle parking and an outdoor pool. Each room in our non-smoking hotel includes free Wi-Fi Internet access, a microwave and refrigerator. Two and three bedroom suites are available, and kids 17 and under stay free with an adult.
There is something for everyone near our Santa Cruz, CA, hotel. Take a stroll down the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and spend a day at the beachfront amusement park which features roller coasters, thrill rides, games and live entertainment for kids of all ages. For great shopping, head to Capitola Mall. If you are visiting a loved one at University of California Santa Cruz, our hotel is less than 10 minutes from campus. Visit the animals at Monterey Bay Aquarium or join Monterey Bay Whale Watch to see humpback and killer whales in their natural habitat. For sun, sand and surf, head to Santa Cruz Beach, where you can enjoy your favorite water sports. Check out Santa Cruz Wharf, where you can take advantage of unique shopping and dining opportunities.
There are several great restaurants near our hotel in Santa Cruz, California. Take the short walk or drive to Beach Street Cafe, which serves local favorites for breakfast and lunch. For vegetarian options and a varied menu full of diner-style classics, head to Saturn Cafe. For fresh seafood options and a fun, casual atmosphere, head to Ideal Bar & Grill. Surfrider Cafe and Hula’s Island Grill are within a half mile of our Santa Cruz, CA, hotel. The Crow’s Nest Restaurant serves tasty seafood dishes and features live music.