Santa Cruz is home to one of the original surf towns with a beautiful breezy and mellow beach town, where families gather to play on the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, surfers wait to catch the perfect wave at Steamer Lane, and the luckiest college kids balance world class academics with the heart racing outdoor adventure.
As tempting as it is to hang out by the beach all day, you would miss out on all the other favourite sights and experiences. Soar high above the treetops at Mount Hermon Adventures Redwood Canopy, a two hour guided Eco-adventure that includes six zip lines and two sky bridges at heights of up to 150 feet. Alternatively, a Santa Cruz Mountain Tour beginning with a beer tasting at Santa Cruz Ale Works before venturing into the hills to sample the famous organic wine and Pinot Noir found at Hallcrest Winery. Then the Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf offers traditional seaside attractions within walking distance from the hotel, and has everything from pier fishing to whale watching tours, playful sea lions, and other marine novelties to admire. And these are just a few of the many attractions that are surrounded by the hotel in amongst Santa Cruz.
Every room within the hotel has retro styled interior, complimented by incredible ocean views, with private balconies that have sweeping views over Monterey Bay. The room service and amenities range from 42” flat screen TV’s, walk-in showers with bathrobes to free Wi-Fi. Approximately an hours drive South to Monterey, which is home to the Pebble Beach Golf Courses, and around 80 minutes North to the vibrant city of San Francisco, makes the Dream Inn Santa Cruz an ideal destination for a holiday in California.