East Cliff Village Laundromat 21513 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA95062 This laundromat offers free Wi-Fi and drop-off service. It has roughly 20 washing machines and 20 dryers. Near the door…More are a few chairs and a bar to work at.
The Abbey Coffee, Art and Music Lounge 350 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 The Abbey is an art, music and coffee lounge, showcasing eclectic music and local and international art. The Abbey…More serves Verve Artisan Roasted coffee, specialty teas by Art of Tea and locally made pastries. Patrons have access to free Wi-Fi and desktop computer access. It is located adjacent and operated by the red brick church Vintage Faith.
Seabright Laundromat 419 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95062 Do your own laundry or have it done for you at this close-to-the-beach laundromat. Free Wi-Fi and tables make this a…More great place to do your work, surf the Web or update your Facebook status while your clothes are in the spin cycle.
Aqua Breeze Inn 204 2nd St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 A short walk from the Boardwalk and the beach, this relatively large motel has a swimming pool and sundeck, and the…More rooms are outfitted with Wi-Fi, A/C, microwaves, refrigerators, and kitchenettes. Formerly Sea Breeze Inn, this motel has undergone some major renovations. Once a daily and an extended stay motel, conversion into daily-only service will be complete by the end of 2010.
The Bagelry 1636 Seabright Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95062 The Bagelry makes fresh, unique bagels and spreads to delight the taste buds. Great coffees and efficient service…More makes your stop here fast if you are on the run. With plenty of table space and free wi-fi, you may want to stay to enjoy your baked treats here.
Best Western 126 Plymouth St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 The Best Western in Santa Cruz is a AAA Diamond rated hotel. Amenities include a gym, complimentary breakfasts,…More refrigerators, coffee-makers, free Wi-Fi and whirlpool tubs in select suites. The hotel is conveniently located near beaches, restaurants and the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.
Santa Cruz Rehearsal Studios 118 Coral St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Santa Cruz Rehearsal Studios offers practice space to local or touring musicians. The facility is available by the hour…More with no hourly minimum and provides an easy ground-floor loading area and free Wi-Fi. For an overview of each practice space, rates and set-up, you can visit the Santa Cruz Rehearsal Studios' Web site.
Seaway Inn 176 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Seaway Inn is a cozy hillside hotel overlooking the Monterey Bay. A short walk from the Santa Cruz beach boardwalk, the…More hotel offers a refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker in each room and guests enjoy free Wi-Fi. Ocean view and kitchen rooms are available along with two-room suites.
Holiday Inn Express 1410 Ocean St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 The Holiday Inn Express caters mostly to business travellers. Amenities include easy downstairs parking, free…More continental breakfasts, a full-service business center, an outdoor pool and a gym. Free Wi-Fi is also available.
This fresh bakery and coffee house offers delicious cookies, bread and crostatas with pleasant outdoor seating.…More Well-known locally for their muffins and dessert items, Emily's also has cookiegrams - an alternative to sending flowers or written note.
Quite often packed with morning devotees, the tranquil back deck overlooking the creek and friendly service make this a pleasant stop everytime. Wi-Fi available here is free.
The Windmill Cafe 21231 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA95062 The Windmill Cafe is a historical landmark that was turned into an eatery in 2009. It serves hot food, made-to-order…More sandwiches and smoothies, and it has a small salad bar. Built in the 1930s, the Windmill site began as a farm store, then became a candy store in the 1930s—a status which lasted until 2002. After a short incarnation as a coffee shop, it became the Windmill Cafe. It has Wi-Fi, indoor and outdoor seating, brightly painted red and yellow walls and a relaxed atmosphere.
El View Lodge Motel 810 3rd St, Santa Cruz, CA95060 This friendly, smoke-free motel rents daily and extended-stay rooms. El View overlooks downtown Santa Cruz on one side,…More and the ocean on the other. Within walking distance to beaches and restaurants, the motel is located in a quiet neighborhood. Double, king and queen suites are available and outfitted with ironing boards and irons, microwaves and refrigerators, HBO and cable, Wi-Fi and free local calls.
Hitching Post Motel 1717 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA95062 The Hitching Post is located right in the middle of everything Santa Cruz has to offer, in close proximity to the town's…More natural beauty, downtown culture, restaurants, museums, a 24-hour fitness gym and the boardwalk. Guests can choose from rooms with one or two beds, a studio set-up or rooms with a kitchenette. Rooms feature high-speed Wi-Fi and cable television with HBO.
Over The Hill Gang Saloon 3530 Portola Dr, Santa Cruz, CA95062 Step inside the swinging saloon doors of this casual bar for a taste of the old West. You aren't likely to find any real…More cowboys around here, but you might get an idea of what it was like to be one. The bar is filled with old-style relics, like the buffalo head, and the roulette wheel that went around the horn before arriving in Santa Cruz. Don't expect any wi-fi here; just cold beer and cocktails. Clean and friendly, and strictly for adults.
Cafetal 2525 Soquel Dr, Santa Cruz, CA95065 Located in between Elaine's Dance Studio and El Chino's Mexican restaurant, Cafetal is a local cafe with a huge menu of…More foods, drinks, smoothies, sodas, juices, and a multitude of other snacks. There is an ATM inside and there is Wi-Fi for customers who can surf the net inside or outside in the garden sitting area. Among other foods, some of the featured menu items include fresh fruit, salads, sandwiches like turkey club or Mexican tortas.
Natural Bridges State Beach 2531 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA95060 Natural Bridges State Beach is one of the gems of Santa Cruz. Walk across the beach to to have a look at life under…More the ocean in the various tide pools. Explore the coastal meadows and discover native wildflowers. Moore Creek flows through the meadow areas and creates a sandy wetland on the beach. Or simply relax on the soft sand and listen to the surf. The Monarch Butterfly Nature Preserve located on the premises is home to more than 100,000 butterflies every winter as they migrate south. The monarchs can be found usually between mid-October and mid-February. The beach offers Wi-Fi access for a fee for those who are within 200 feet of the visitors' center in the park.
This is a substation of the Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Office, located on the Cabrillo College campus. It offers an…More escort service for students and staff, which can be helpful after hours. The service is available on all three campuses: Aptos, Watsonville and Scotts Valley. Request the service from one of the many courtesy phones found on the Cabrillo campus.
Limited 15-minute free parking is available outside the Sheriff's office, but longer requires a permit. Wi-Fi is available on campus, but only to students and staff.
Pleasure Point Inn 23665 E Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA95062 Pleasure Point Inn is literally a pebble's toss from the ocean and has four upscale rooms, some of them overlooking a…More reknowned surf break. Accomodations offer private patios and private entrances, hardwood floors, super-soft Calvin Klein sheets, gas fireplaces, custom-made furniture and Wi-Fi. The Mediterranean-styled B&B serves breakfast in bed and has a rooftop deck equipped with jacuzzi, heaters and stunning ocean views. Kids are not allowed (only 18 and older) at this romantic getaway located two miles from Capitola Village. Rooms typically run from $250 to $295 per night, but 7-night stays get 20% off and return guests receive an automatic 15% off.