Seaway Inn

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
176 West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, 95060, United States of America
4.0 out of 5 rating 350 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Seaway Inn in Santa Cruz (Westside Santa Cruz), you'll be steps from Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and 9 minutes by foot from Monterey Bay. This hotel is 4.7 mi (7.6 km) from Mystery Spot and 4.1 mi (6.6 km) from University of California Santa Cruz.


Make yourself at home in one of the 23 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Flat-screen televisions with premium TV channels are provided, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards, and housekeeping is provided daily.


This smoke-free hotel features surfing/boogie boarding nearby, bicycle rentals nearby, and hiking/biking trails nearby. Recreational activities include mountain biking nearby.


A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a 24-hour front desk, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Main Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Santa Cruz Wharf - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Pacific Avenue - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Cocoanut Grove - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Monterey Bay - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Lighthouse Point Park - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Mark Abbot Memorial Lighthouse - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Santa Cruz Surfing Museum - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Ocean Street - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Pacific Garden Mall - 1.3 km / 0.8 mi
Museum of Art & History - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi

The nearest airports are:
Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal) - 27.8 km / 17.3 mi
San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.) - 55.7 km / 34.6 mi
San Jose, CA (RHV-Reid Hillview) - 60.5 km / 37.6 mi
Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal) - 67.1 km / 41.7 mi
Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula) - 69.2 km / 43 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

Pet fee: USD 35 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Total number of rooms - 23
  • -Number of floors - 10