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The Inn at Pasatiempo

1.99 mi / 3.2 km from University of California, Santa Cruz


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Guest Score: 7.6 / 10

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Hampton Inn Santa Cruz

2.08 mi / 3.34 km from University of California, Santa Cruz


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Guest Score: 0 / 10

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Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Santa Cruz

2.56 mi / 4.13 km from University of California, Santa Cruz


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Guest Score: 9 / 10

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Where To Stay

Need lodging for your trip to Santa Cruz CA? The hotels listed below are all highly recommended, whether you want to stay near campus or close to other local hot spots:
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Oceana Inn Santa Cruz

2.61 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $49 Book Now

525 Ocean Street,Santa Cruz,CA

 

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Guest Score: 6 / 10

Oceana Inn Santa Cruz offers a heated outdoor pool and spacious guest rooms with free Wi-Fi and cable TV. It is located one mile from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Rooms feature sofas, refrigerators and microwaves. They also provide coffee makers and ironing facilities. Santa Cruz Oceana Inn serves breakfast. Guests can make free local calls. Oceana Inn is one mile from Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History. It is 3 miles from University of California Santa Cruz and The Mystery Spot. more...

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Aqua Breeze Inn

3.02 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


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204 Second Street,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Hotel with Free Internet Available

Guest Score: 6.7 / 10

Aqua Breeze Inn is located across the street from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Wi-Fi and parking are included. The rooms include a microwave and refrigerator. The rooms also include a coffee maker and a private bathroom. The Inn Aqua Breeze features a guest laundry, and a 24-hour front desk. The Aqua Breeze is 1.5 miles from the Santa Cruz Surfing Museum and the Lighthouse Field State Beach. more...

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Ocean Lodge - Santa Cruz

2.25 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


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1015 Ocean Street,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Hotel with Free Internet Available

Guest Score: 4.7 / 10

Centrally located in the heart of Santa Cruz, this motel offers pet-friendly accommodation just 1 mile from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Free Wi-Fi, free parking and a 24-hour front desk are available. Decorated in cool tones, rooms at Ocean Lodge - Santa Cruz are fitted with carpeted flooring and wooden furnishings. A cable TV, ironing facilities and a hairdryer are included. Ice and vending machines are also available outside the room. Santa Cruz Ocean Lodge is 1.5 miles from the Santa Cruz Museum of National History and 2.7 miles from the University of California. It is 3.7 miles from Wilder Ranch State Park. more...

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Budget Inn Santa Cruz

2.95 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


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110 San Lorenzo Boulevard,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Hotel with Free Internet Available

Guest Score: 6.4 / 10

This central Santa Cruz motel is just an 8-minute walk from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. It features guest rooms with free Wi-Fi access and a cable TV. A microwave and mini-fridge are furnished in all rooms at Budget Inn Santa Cruz. A telephone and wake-up service are also available. The University of California Santa Cruz and Lighthouse Field State Beach are each within 3 miles of Santa Cruz Budget Inn. Cooper Street Plaza Shopping Center is just a 3-minute drive away. more...

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Capri Motel

2.98 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


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337 Riverside Avenue,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Hotel with Free Internet Available

Guest Score: 6.3 / 10

Located a short walk from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, the Capri Motel offers free parking and easy access to a variety of local attractions. Free WiFi is available in all rooms and free parking is available as well. Featuring a flat-screen TV with cable channels, all en suite rooms include a refrigerator and a microwave. Each air-conditioned unit is bright and simply furnished. Fax and photocopying services are available at Santa Cruz Capri Motel for added convenience, as well as a vending machine. The Bonny Doon Winery Tasting Room is 3.2 km from this motel. Offering great surfing spots, Main Beach is just steps away. San Jose Airport is 45 minutes` drive away from the Capri Motel. more...

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Mid-Range Hotels
The Inn at Pasatiempo

1.99 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $107 Book Now

555 Highway 17,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Guest Score: 7.6 / 10

Featuring a year-round outdoor pool, this french-country Santa Cruz, CA inn is adjacent to Pasatiempo Golf Course, designed by Alister Mackenzie. Free WiFi is accessible in all rooms at this boutique inn. Cable TV, tea and coffee-making facilities and an en suite bathroom are standard in every room at The Inn at Pasatiempo. French-country décor and light-coloured linens furnish each room. A 24-hour reception welcomes guests to The Inn at Pasatiempo. Guests can enjoy seating on an elevated outdoor terrace surrounded by colourful gardens at this french-country inn. A free continental breakfast is offered. Within a 10 minutes’ drive of The Inn at Pasatiempo is Santa Cruz Beach Boadwalk and the University of Santa Cruz. more...

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The Babbling Brook Inn

2.4 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $174 Book Now

1025 Laurel Street,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Guest Score: 9.1 / 10

Just 5 minutes’ drive from Santa Cruz Boardwalk, this charming B&B offers an evening wine reception complete with hors d`oeurves. A buffet breakfast is available daily. All rooms feature a fireplace. Free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV with satellite is included in each guest room at The Babbling Brook Inn. Guests can wrap themselves in the provided bathrobe and curl up on the featherbed. Guests of The Babbling Brook Inn Santa Cruz can start their day with a hot dish such as quiche or pancakes. Cereal, fruit and baked goods are included. Tea, coffee and juice are provided. University of Santa Cruz is 11 minutes’ drive from this bed and breakfast. Pasatiempo Golf Club is 3 miles away. more...

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Mission Inn

2.53 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $99 Book Now

2250 Mission Street,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Guest Score: 8.4 / 10

Seymore Marine Discovery is 2 miles from this Santa Cruz area inn. A free breakfast is provided and all rooms offer free WiFi. A flat-screen cable TV is featured in all rooms at the Mission Inn. A microwave, small fridge, and coffee-making facilities are also included. Free toiletries and a hairdryer are available in the en suite bathroom. The free breakfast at the Santa Cruz Mission Inn includes eggs, waffles, cereal, and oatmeal. Fruit, bagels, toast, and yogurt are also available. Guests can also enjoy various breakfast beverages. A hot tub and sauna are available for guest relaxation at the inn. Dry cleaning service is offered and free parking is on site. The Boardwalk is less than 10 minutes’ drive from the Mission Inn. Roaring Camp Railroads is 7.5 miles away. more...

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Hyatt Place Santa Cruz

2.71 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $134 Book Now

407 Broadway Ave,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Guest Score: 8.9 / 10

Hyatt Place Santa Cruz offers accommodation in Santa Cruz. Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is 1 km from Hyatt Place Santa Cruz, while Pacific Avenue is 600 metres from the property. The nearest airport is Mineta San Jose International Airport, 44 km from the property. more...

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Pacific Blue Inn

2.74 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $89 Book Now

636 Pacific Avenue,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Guest Score: 8.7 / 10

Just 10 minutes’ walk from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, this eco-friendly hotel offers en suite rooms with flat-screen cable TVs and iPod docking stations. Free guest parking is available. Free WiFi is available in all of the rooms at the 100% non-smoking Pacific Blue Inn. The brightly-coloured rooms are also equipped with a DVD player, an electric fireplace and a work desk. The Pacific Blue Inn offers complimentary baked goods and coffee available for guests throughout the day. Pacific Blue Inn, Santa Cruz offers a courtyard for guests’ relaxation and the hotel features artwork from local artists in the lobby and dining area. Bicycles are also available. The University of California Santa Cruz is 15 minutes’ drive away and Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park is 5 miles from the property. Santa Cruz town centre is 15 minutes’ walk away. more...

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Inn at Depot Hill

6.16 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $209 Book Now

250 Monterey Avenue ,Capitola,CA

 

Guest Score: 9.5 / 10

Just 10 minutes’ walk from Capitola Beach and Wharf, this luxurious B&B offers an evening wine reception complete with appetizers. A full breakfast is served daily. All rooms include free Wi-Fi. Spa quality bath salts and bathrobes are provided in each room at Inn at Depot Hill. A featherbed encourages a good night’s rest. Guests can watch a movie on their flat-screen TV complete with satellite. A breakfast featuring a variety of hot dishes such as quiche or pancakes is available daily. Cereal, fruit and baked goods are included. A decadent desert is served every evening. Inn at Depot Hill Capitola is 15 minutes’ drive from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Guests wanting to experience the sea on an old-world vessel can do so at California Classic Sail 15 minutes’ walk away. more...

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Sea & Sand Inn

3.07 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


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201 West Cliff Drive,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Guest Score: 9.3 / 10

Located within 10 minutes’ walk from Santa Cruz Wharf and Boardwalk, this hotel features rooms with free Wi-Fi. It offers a 24-hour reception and free guest parking. A TV and a DVD player are featured in each room at Sea & Sand Inn. All rooms provide a seating area and an en suite bathroom. Each room offers a sea view. Guests of Inn Sea & Sand can enjoy a daily continental breakfast with fresh baked goods, boiled eggs, yogurt, fresh fruit salad, coffee, tea and juices Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center is 5 minutes’ walk away from Sea & Sand Inn. The University of California Santa Cruz is 2 miles away. more...

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Fairview Manor Bed and Breakfast

6.79 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


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245 Fairview Avenue ,Ben Lomond,CA

 

Guest Score: 9.1 / 10

Nestled on 3 secluded acres in Ben Lomand, this charming B&B is 8 miles from Santa Cruz. A homemade breakfast is served daily. Wine and tea is available in the afternoon. Free Wi-Fi is included in each room. Comfortably furnished, each guest room at Fairview Manor Bed and Breakfast features a garden view and a private bathroom. Free toiletries and a hairdryer are provided. Guests of Fairview Manor Bed and Breakfast can choose from a traditional or vegetarian breakfast. Dishes include gluten-free German apple pancakes, artichoke frittatas and fresh fruit. After playing a game on the on-site basketball court, guests can relax in the spacious common area. A living area featuring a stone fireplace offers a cosy place to sit back and read a book. Big Basin State Park is 8 miles from this bed and breakfast. Loch Lomond is 21 minutes’ drive away. more...

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The Babbling Brook Inn

2.4 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $174 Book Now

1025 Laurel Street,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Guest Score: 9.1 / 10

Just 5 minutes’ drive from Santa Cruz Boardwalk, this charming B&B offers an evening wine reception complete with hors d`oeurves. A buffet breakfast is available daily. All rooms feature a fireplace. Free Wi-Fi and a flat-screen TV with satellite is included in each guest room at The Babbling Brook Inn. Guests can wrap themselves in the provided bathrobe and curl up on the featherbed. Guests of The Babbling Brook Inn Santa Cruz can start their day with a hot dish such as quiche or pancakes. Cereal, fruit and baked goods are included. Tea, coffee and juice are provided. University of Santa Cruz is 11 minutes’ drive from this bed and breakfast. Pasatiempo Golf Club is 3 miles away. more...

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Beach Street Inn and Suites

3 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $139 Book Now

125 Beach Street,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Guest Score: 9.1 / 10

Centrally located in Santa Cruz, this inn is across from Main Beach. The inn features a courtyard area with picnic tables, an outdoor pool and guest rooms with free WiFi. Each room at Beach Street Inn and Suites includes a microwave and a refrigerator. Coffee facilities are also provided along with cable TV. Beach Street Inn offers breathtaking views of Monterey Bay and a beach directly below. Guests of the inn can hire bicycles to explore the surrounding area. Just steps to the sand and next to the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Beach Street Inn is 2.6 miles away from University of California Santa Cruz. more...

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West Cliff Inn, A Four Sisters Inn

3 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz


from $169 Book Now

174 W Cliff Drive,Santa Cruz,CA

 

Guest Score: 9.1 / 10

Nestled on a bluff across from Cowell`s Beach, this 3-story Victorian home is a restful bed and breakfast that offers unique guestrooms and thoughtful amenities just steps from the Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk. West Cliff Inn features luxurious rooms with fireplaces and marble-tile bathrooms. Guests will also appreciate technological amenities such as free high-speed internet access, MP3 players and a flat-panel, wall-mounted TVs. Wake up with West Cliff Inn`s delicious breakfast buffet. In the afternoon, enjoy wine and hors d`oeuvres, then hire a bicycle to explore Santa Cruz. more...

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Universities and Colleges in About University of California, Santa Cruz About University of California, Santa Cruz

The University of California, Santa Cruz, also referred to as simply UCSC or UC Santa Cruz, is a public, land - grant and space - grant research university, located at the edge of the coastal community of Santa Cruz, which is the county seat and the largest city of Santa Cruz County, in the US state of California, with a population of more than 56 000 inhabitants (2008).


UC Santa Cruz was established in 1965, and, since then, has evolved into a modern research university that offers its students, who number over 15 000, both undergraduate and graduate programs, at the same time, retaining its reputation for strong undergraduate support and student political activism.


Athletics

UCSC's athletic teams are known as the Banana Slugs and they compete in NCAA Division III, in 12 varsity sports, for both men and women. Their distinctive colors are blue and gold and their mascot is Sammy the Slug.


Notable Alumni

Among UC Santa Cruz's noteworthy alumni, there are: Laurie Garrett - Newsday science reporter and author, Pulitzer Prize winner, Austin E. Quigley - Dean of Columbia College of Columbia University, Susan Wojcicki - Vice President, Product Management at Google, Brannon Braga - award-winning film writer for Star Trek Generations, Richard Bandler - co-creator of Neuro Linguistic Programming, Joseph DeRisi - molecular biologist, Professor at UC San Francisco, MacArthur Fellow, known for work on SARS and malaria, and Kathryn D. Sullivan - astronaut.

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Nearby Hotels

Surf City Inn & Suites from 46 $ .Surf City Inn & Suites is just 10 minutes` walk away from Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk. It features an indoor pool and hot tub. All guest rooms offer free WiFi. All rooms include a TV with cable channels, a refrigerator, a microwave, and a safety deposit box. A coffee machine and wake-up services are also provided. San Lorenzo Park Plaza shopping center is within 5 minutes’ drive away from Surf City Inn & Suites. Wilder Ranch State Park is 9.6 km away. more...

Surf City Inn & Suites is 2.85 mi from University of California, Santa Cruz located on 619 Riverside Avenue Street in Santa Cruz Click for Directions

Hotels offering a wide selection of accommodations are located within minutes from campus.
The closest hotel near University of California, Santa Cruz Campus is The Inn at Pasatiempo - 1.99 mi located on 555 Highway 17 Street in Santa Cruz

Featuring a year-round outdoor pool, this french-country Santa Cruz, CA inn is adjacent to Pasatiempo Golf Course, designed by Alister Mackenzie. Free WiFi is accessible in all rooms at this boutique inn. Cable TV, tea and coffee-making facilities and an en suite bathroom are standard in every room at The Inn at Pasatiempo. French-country décor and light-coloured linens furnish each room. A 24-hour reception welcomes guests to The Inn at Pasatiempo. Guests can enjoy seating on an elevated outdoor terrace surrounded by colourful gardens at this french-country inn. A free continental breakfast is offered. Within a 10 minutes’ drive of The Inn at Pasatiempo is Santa Cruz Beach Boadwalk and the University of Santa Cruz. more...
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Pet Friendly Hotels Near University of California, Santa Cruz Pet Friendly Hotels

Surf City Inn & SuitesPet Friendly Hotels Near University of California, Santa Cruz

619 Riverside Avenue,Santa Cruz,CA

Aqua Breeze InnPet Friendly Hotels Near University of California, Santa Cruz

204 Second Street,Santa Cruz,CA

Ocean Lodge - Santa CruzPet Friendly Hotels Near University of California, Santa Cruz

1015 Ocean Street,Santa Cruz,CA



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