California's Best Beaches Logo

Capitola Beach Lodging

Santa Cruz County

Lodging near Capitola Beach

Capitola Venetian Hotel

1500 Wharf Road, Capitola, CA
(800) 332-2780 or (831) 476-6471   Capitola Venetian Hotel
Rental Units: Beach front suites, 1, 2, or 3 bedroom units, kitchens, living rooms, many with ocean views, Cable TV
Resort Facilities: Mediterranean style, WiFi, off-street parking

Monarch Cove Inn Bed & Breakfast

620 El Salto Drive, Capitola, CA
(831) 464-1295   Monarch Cove Inn
Rooms and cottages: Private baths and entrances, some with fireplaces, kitchens or Jacuzzis
Facilities: 1883 Victorian mansion, cliff-top views of Monterey Bay, 2.6 acres, gardens
Rates: low season $$$, high season $$$$

Inn at Depot Hill

250 Monterey Avenue, Capitola, CA
(800) 572-2632   Inn at Depot Hill
Rooms: Marbled baths, TVs, WiFi, many rooms with private patios and outdoor whirlpool tubs
Facilities: An elegant breakfast served in the dining room or delivered to your room, afternoon wine and hors d'oeuvres
Rates: $$$

Capitola Beach Cottage

206 Monterey Road, Capitola, CA
(650) 619-5270   Capitola Beach Cottage
Accommodations: 2 bedroom, 2 bath, sleeps 6
Facilities: Near Capitola Beach, WiFi, surfboards, sea kayaks, etc. for use, kitchen, Cable TV
Weekly rentals only in summer
Rates: $$$

Sand Rock Farm

6901 Freedom Blvd., Aptos, CA
(831) 688-8005   Sand Rock Farm
Rooms: Cable TV, WiFi, private baths
Facilities: 10-acre grounds with gardens and natural areas, gourmet breakfast
Rates: $$$

Capitola Area Motels

Quality Inn & Suites Capitola By the Sea

720 Hill Street, Capitola, CA
(831) 462-3004   Quality Inn & Suites
Accommodations: WiFi, cable TV, refrigerator, microwave
Facilities: Free hot breakfast, seasonal outdoor pool
Rates: $$

Best Western Capitola By-the-Sea & Suites

1435 41st Ave., Capitola, CA
(831) 477-0607
Best Western Capitola By-the-Sea & Suites
Accommodations: Mini-refrigerator, microwave, satellite TV, internet, some with fireplaces
Facilities: complimentary continental breakfast, outdoor heated pool, spa, exercise facility.
Rates: $$ (for my info = 109 +)

Capitola Beach Suites

5000 Cliff Drive., Capitola, CA
(831) 476-0505
Harbor Lights Motel
Accommodations: kitchen, refrigerator, microwave, cable TV, WiFi, balcony with deck chairs, up to 4 people per room
Facilities: Garage parking for one car
Rates: $$

Camping near Capitola Beach

Mt. Madonna Park

Hecker Pass Road (Highway 152), 18 miles from Capitola, east of Watsonville, CA
Mt. Madonna County Park
Campsites: 118 campsites (which can be reserved) with BBQ pits, food lockers, picnic tables, 17 partial hook-up sites
Park facilities: 3,688 acres, mostly redwood forest, free showers
Reservations: Santa Clara County Parks Reservations

KOA Santa Cruz/Monterey Bay

1186 San Andreas Rd., Watsonville, CA
Reservations: (800) 562-7701
KOA Santa Cruz/Monterey Bay
Campsites: 30-50 amp, cable TV, WiFi
Facilities: Pool, hot tub, snack bar, mini golf, bike rentals, sports & activities
Rates: $$$

Nearby Beach Camping

New Brighton State Beach

One mile down the coast from Capitola, Park Ave. exit off Hwy. 101
(831) 464-6330
New Brighton State Beach
Online Reservations at ReserveCalifornia:
New Brighton State Beach Campground Reservations
or call (800) 444-PARK (7275) between 8 AM and 6 PM
Campsites: 109 campsites for tents or RVs
Facilities: Located on bluff above beach, showers, visitor center
Rates: $35

Seacliff State Beach

Just a little over a mile down the coast from New Brighton State Beach is Seacliff State Beach with RV camping

California's Best Beaches

Chicago Park Web Design, © 2017 ◊

Every effort is made to provide accurate and up to date information, but we cannot be responsible for errors or for changes that may have occurred since publication. Always confirm information with the service provider and check for any recent changes that may have been made. Also, check with lifeguards that conditions at the beach are safe for your planned activities.

The information provided on this website is done so without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.