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Best Santa Cruz motels

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Motel Santa Cruz - Santa Cruz - Building
Motel Santa Cruz
4.7 Mediocre
R3 654+
R3 654+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Aqua Breeze Inn - Santa Cruz - Bedroom
Aqua Breeze Inn
7.3 Good
R4 857+
R4 857+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
Carousel Beach Inn
8.2 Very Good
R4 999+
R4 999+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
Beachview Inn
7.3 Good
R3 249+
R3 249+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning
R2 203+
Free Wi-Fi
Pet-friendly
Air conditioning
R2 388+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
National 9 Santa Cruz
7.6 Good
R5 500+
R5 500+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Air conditioning
Sunny Cove Motel
9.1 Wonderful
R4 227+
R4 227+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Budget Inn Santa Cruz
7.7 Good
R2 606+
R2 606+
Parking
Free Wi-Fi
Air conditioning

How much is a Santa Cruz motel?

Here are our most popular & best value motels

2 stars and below

Good to know

Low season

October

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

R2 023

Average price (weekend night)

R3 245
Cheapest month to stay with an average 33% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 72% rise in price.
Average Sun - Thu price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri & Sat price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a motel in Santa Cruz

Price per night / 3-star motel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
Average nightly price per month
Average nightly price

Top tips for finding Santa Cruz motel deals

  • If you’re looking for a cheap motel in Santa Cruz, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced motels in Santa Cruz in October and November.
  • Motel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best motel deals in Santa Cruz if you stay on a Tuesday. The most expensive day for motel bookings is Friday.
  • If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book more than 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Santa Cruz motel.
  • Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their motel in San Francisco for 2 days.

FAQs when booking a motel in Santa Cruz

  • How much does a motel cost in Santa Cruz?

    Motel prices in Santa Cruz can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a motel in Santa Cruz is R160 but KAYAK users have found motels for as cheap as R75 in the last 3 days.

  • Is it cheaper to stay in a motel than in a hotel in Santa Cruz?

    The average price for a night in a motel in Santa Cruz is R160 compared to R319 for a night in a hotel.

Where to find the best motels in Santa Cruz?

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