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Torch Lite Inn

500 Riverside Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA 95060, United States
+1 831 426 7575

$104+

Overall guest ratings

6.3/10 Good
based on 1,261 reviews

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  • 9.8
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  • 8.5
  • 4.8

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    About

    Torch Lite Inn offers a great location, putting you within a 15-minute walk of Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Main Beach. Guests can enjoy the seasonal outdoor pool, and hiking/biking trails, kayaking, and mountain biking are nearby. Rooms at this Art Deco motel feature bonuses like refrigerators and microwaves, along with LCD TVs and free WiFi.

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Laundry facilities
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Pets not allowed
    • Free parking
    • Internet
    • Express check out
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    6.3 Good
    based on 1,261 reviews
    • 9.8 "Wonderful beach."
    • 8.5 "Pool is good."
      8.3 "Clean pool, said 83%."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
      9.9 "99% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.3 "City centre within easy reach, said 93%."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.5 "75% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.6 "86% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 100%."
    • 5.7 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.0 "Service is ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% found the staff to be friendly enough."
    • 4.8 "Rooms are not good."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.3 "77% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.5 "65% were disappointed with the minibar."
      2.3 "Air conditioning was criticized by 77%."
      2.2 "78% criticized the small bathroom."
    • 4.2 "Internet is poor."
      2.6 "74% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    6.4 Good
    based on 592 reviews
    • 8.7 "Pool is good."
    • 8.5 "Location is great."
      9.9 "99% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.5 "City centre within easy reach, said 95%."
      10.0 "100% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.6 "Service is below average."
      3.1 "69% indicated the reception staff was not good."
      1.4 "86% didn't like the management."
    • 4.1 "Internet is poor."
      2.6 "74% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 4.0 "Rooms are not good."
      4.7 "53% said rooms were dirty."
      1.5 "85% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "72% complained about the bathroom."
      2.1 "79% said the bathroom was dirty."
      3.5 "65% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      3.7 "For 63%, the rooms looked old."
      3.2 "68% were disappointed with the minibar."

    Overall rating

    6.0 OK
    based on 605 reviews
    • 9.8 "Wonderful beach."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      9.9 "99% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.2 "Pool is good."
      7.9 "Clean pool, said 79%."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.7 "Service is below average."
      3.4 "66% indicated the reception staff was not good."
      1.1 "89% didn't like the management."
    • 4.6 "Rooms are not good."
      1.8 "82% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.8 "72% found problems with the furniture."
      3.6 "64% were disappointed with the minibar."
      3.6 "64% thought the tv was sub-standard."
      2.6 "74% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.3 "57% had problems with the shower."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
      2.6 "74% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    6.4 Good
    based on 12 reviews
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."

    Overall rating

    6.5 Good
    based on 50 reviews
    • 9.9 "Wonderful beach."
    • 8.1 "Location is great."
      9.9 "99% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 7.9 "High value."
    • 6.6 "Food is average."
    • 5.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
      7.0 "70% said the beds were comfortable."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
      7.0 "70% said the beds were comfortable."
      5.1 "Only 51% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.9 "Service is below average."
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