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Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, blackout drapes
Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, blackout drapes
Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, blackout drapes
Individually decorated, individually furnished, desk, blackout drapes

Guest reviews

3.6 out of 5 Good
311 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Air Conditioning
Business Services
Laundry
Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitizer provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationTwin Lakes State Beach4 min drive
Popular LocationDeLaveaga Golf Course5 min drive
Popular LocationOcean Street5 min drive
AirportSan Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.)43 min drive

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About this area

Santa Cruz

Located in Santa Cruz, Hitching Post Studios Inn is in the city center and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Monterey Bay and Capitola Beach, while Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Roaring Camp Railroads are popular area attractions. Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History and Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center are also worth visiting. Guests appreciate the motel's quiet location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Town Clock - 3 min drive
  • Twin Lakes State Beach - 4 min drive
  • Seabright Beach - 4 min drive
  • DeLaveaga Golf Course - 5 min drive
  • Ocean Street - 5 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportNorman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC) - 43 min drive

About this property

Hitching Post Studios Inn

Along with a business center, this motel has laundry facilities and a 24-hour front desk. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, express check-out, multilingual staff, and a garden are onsite. All rooms are individually decorated and offer free WiFi and free long-distance calls. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with cable channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • No elevators
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business center

Outdoors

  • Garden

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • No elevator (single level property)
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

More

  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 6:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking
Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Up to 2 children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per day
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

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

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.0 per day

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
3.6
Good
311 reviews
5 - Excellent
88
4 - Good
102
3 - Okay
58
2 - Poor
28
1 - Terrible
35

3.8/5

Cleanliness

3.8/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

3.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Business traveler
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, room comfort
Descent
Clean, comfortable and affordable. But paper thin walls.....could hear everything the people across the hall were saying.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2020

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Bad Neighborhood / Bad Occupants
Room was clean . The place Just happens to be a haven for degenerates ..Felt very unsafe . And our one night was accompanied by a fantastic domestic disturbance . I will certainly never stay here again
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Santa Cruz stay
Motel is good, needs a few minor repairs. Beds can be overly firm.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Hitching Post
clean and spacious. I'm not so sure about the neighborhood, but I had no problems
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020