Overview of Inn At Pasatiempo

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Pillowtop beds, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, linens

3.9/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Business Services
  • Bar

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPasatiempo Golf Course14 min walk
    Popular LocationOcean Street2 min drive
    Popular LocationMystery Spot10 min drive
    AirportSan Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.)36 min drive

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About this area

Santa Cruz

Located in Santa Cruz, Inn At Pasatiempo is in the mountains and near the boardwalk. 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. Kayaking, sailing, and surfing/boogie boarding offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Pasatiempo Golf Course - 14 min walk
  • Ocean Street - 2 min drive
  • Pacific Avenue - 3 min drive
  • Mystery Spot - 10 min drive
  • University of California Santa Cruz - 13 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportNorman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC) - 36 min drive


  • Back Nine Grill & Bar – Restaurant with a bar offering American cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner.

About this property

Inn At Pasatiempo

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, a conference center, and conference space. All 54 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and LED TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find pillowtop beds, room service, and coffee makers.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


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

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor pool
  • Refrigerator


  • Banquet hall
  • Front-desk safe
  • Newspapers in lobby
  • No elevators

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business center
  • 1 meeting room
  • Computer station
  • Conference center


  • Garden
  • Picnic area


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Pillow-top mattress


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels


  • 50-inch LED TV
  • Cable channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator


  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Free local calls
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone



Check-in from 3 PM - midnight


Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information


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

  • Deposit: USD 100 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.

  • Late check-out fee: USD 50.00 (subject to availability)

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
No onsite parking is available
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards and debit cards; cash is not accepted
Air conditioning is not provided
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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We were surprised how much we liked this hotel. Easy access to the freeway made it perfect for our Santa Cruz vacation.
Stayed 3 nights in Oct 2020

1/5 Terrible

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When we checked in, we were so happy with our hotel choice. The check in staff was lovely and the manager helped us get checked in earlier than allowed. I can’t remember her name, but she has a British accent and the clerk managing the process was a brand new employee. Both of them were the best best part of our experience as they were incredibly lovely and welcoming. The second night of our stay a night manager provided a hotel guest that was checking in with access to our room via their key card. They even told them they were staying in our room number. At 1:30 a.m. we awoke in a complete panic to someone walking into our hotel room. I’ve never had anything like this occur in my life, and to be honest it was really terrifying. My husband is a US Combat Veteran who struggles with major PTSD. This was really triggering and after that night we did not get much sleep, if any. When he went to the front desk to explain what happened, they laughed at the situation and said sorry, it was an accident with the night shift as she was a little ‘dis was not offered
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
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Great location if you are playing golf or just want to hang around in Santa Cruz
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

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clean and quiet retreat
Nice rooms, great location. Staff friendly. Will stay here again
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

2/5 Poor

Traveled with family
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We were disappointed with our experience at Pasatiempo Inn. They had a limit of people in the pool area as a precaution due to the pandemic, which is understandable, and we had no problem with that. We were told to call the front desk at times to see if we can have access. One of the times we called we were told we can access the pool, he knew what room number we were in and the total number of guests, I was told we would be the last family to have access to the pool as it was close to closing time. We were in the lobby in less than ten minutes, as we were walking to the lobby we see a group of ladies with beer cans and pool floaters in hand, we thought they were maybe on their way to their room. But once we get to the front desk we are told that they no longer have room for us in the pool and they are over their limit. We were upset, my daughters were looking forward the pool. Then there’s a power outage. We had to eat dinner with our phone flashlights on and not to mention in the heat as the a/c wasn’t working. We didn’t make a big deal as we know outages can happen but when we checked out the next morning we find out that the PGE company had scheduled an outage and the Inn was aware. They were aware ahead a time but neglected to tell their guests, that is not fair. As a guest knowing ahead of time we could’ve made arrangements to be out somewhere during the outage. We drove 7hrs for a family road trip but did not enjoy our stay at Pasatiempo Inn.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020