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Twin Lakes Beach Lodging

Santa Cruz County

Lodging near Twin Lakes
State Beach

Santa Cruz Dream Inn

175 West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
Located on Cowell's Beach, next to the Santa Cruz wharf
V831) 426-4330 Reservations (866) 774-7735   Santa Cruz Dream Inn
Accommodations: View of Monterey Bay from private patio or balcony, flat screen TV, mini-refrigerator
Amenities: heated beachfront pool, seasonal pool bar, beach access, outdoor spa, WiFi, Aquarius Restaurant

Ocean Gate Inn

111 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA
(831) 429-8244
Rooms: Satellite TV, WiFi, refrigerator, microwave
Amenities: complimentary parking
Rates: $

Beach Street Inn and Suites

125 Beach Street, Santa Cruz, CA
Located close to Santa Cruz Beach
(831) 423-3031   Beach Street Inn and Suites
Accommodations: Flat screen TV, microwave, refrigerator, rooms with kitchens, ocean views available
Amenities: Heated pool, picnic and BBQ courtyard, complimentary parking
Rates: low season $$, high season $$$$

The Darling House Bed & Breakfast

314 West Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
(831) 458-1958   The Darling House
Accommodations: Ocean views, private or shared baths, refrigerator or TV available
Amenities: breakfast, off-street parking, WiFi, sitting area, gardens,
Rates: low season $$$

Best Western Plus All Suites Inn - Santa Cruz

500 Ocean Street, Santa Cruz, CA
Reservations (800) 780-7234, contact (831) 458-9898
Best Western Plus
Accommodations: Cable TV, WiFi, microwave, refrigerator
Amenities: complimentary breakfast, fitness room, hot tub
Rates: $$

Fairfield Inn & Suites Santa Cruz - Capitola

1255 41st Avenue, Capitola, CA
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Accommodations: Microwave, mini-fridge, cable TV
Amenities: bar, bocce ball court, WiFi, fitness center, pool
Rates: $$

Santa Cruz Area Motels

The Hitching Post Motel

1717 Soquel Ave., Santa Cruz, CA
(831) 429-2900   The Hitching Post Motel
Accommodations: WiFi, microwave, refrigerator
Facilities: Seasonal outdoor pool, free parking
Rates: $

Pelican Point Inn

21345 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
Close to Santa Cruz Harbor and Twin Lakes State Beach
(831) 475-3381   Pelican Point Inn
Accommodations: Kitchenettes, refrigerators, microwaves, internet, cable TV
Facilities: Cottage-style charm
Rates: $$

Ocean Echo Inn and Beach Cottages

401 Johans Beach Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
Located close to Twin Lakes State Beach.
(831) 462-4192
Ocean Echo Inn and Beach Cottages
Accommodations: WiFi, TV, microwave, mini-fridge
Amenities: Continental breakfast, free parking, private beach access, BBQ area
Rates: $$

Beachview Inn

50 Front Street, Santa Cruz, CA
(800) 946-0614   Bayview Inn
Accommodations: TV
Amenities: Overlooks Santa Cruz Beach, continental breakfast

Sunny Cove Motel

21610 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA
(831) 475-1741   Sunny Cove Motel
Accommodations: 13 newly remodeled suites, studios, and rooms
Rates: $$

Camping near Twin Lakes
State Beach

RV Camping at
Santa Cruz Harbor

A limited number of RV camping spots are available in the north lot at Santa Cruz Harbor.
135 5th Avenue, Santa Cruz
(831) 475-3279 for reservations
RVs must be completely self-contained, up to 42'
$50 per night with hook-ups

Henry Cowell Redwood State Park

Highway 9 near Felton, north of Santa Cruz
(831) 335-4598
Henry Cowell State Park
Campgrounds open seasonally.

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
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

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