Popular property highlights

Breakfast included
Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool
Smoke-free property

The Islander Motel places you within a mile (2 km) of popular attractions like Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Main Beach. This 22-room motel has conveniences like free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free in-room WiFi. Located centrally in Santa Cruz, it's also close to University of California Santa Cruz and Mystery Spot.

Dining

Free continental breakfast is included with your stay and awaits you each morning from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Rooms

The Islander Motel's 22 rooms are individually decorated and provide microwaves, refrigerators, and free local calls. 32-inch flat-screen TVs come with cable channels, and guests can stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries.

At The Islander Motel, guests have access to an outdoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and a seasonal outdoor pool. If you drive, take advantage of free parking. Front-desk staff are standing by 24/7 to assist with any requests.

Property features

  • Close to Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk and Main Beach
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking

Highlights

The Islander Motel

Renovations & Closures

Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

The Islander Motel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 22 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Year Built 1963 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

The Islander Motel offers 22 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators and microwaves are provided. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers.

This Santa Cruz motel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Microwave 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the motel include an outdoor pool.

  • Golfing nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time ends at 12:30 AM

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.
An adult age 18 or older must assume all liability for the booking.
The credit card used to book the reservation must be presented by the cardholder at check-in along with matching photo identification. Any other arrangements must be coordinated with the property prior to arrival. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 4 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are 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.

Cash Deposit Required

Debit cards not accepted

No rollaway/extra beds available

No elevators

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

Late check-out fee: USD 50.00
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Islander Motel Santa Cruz
  • Islander Santa Cruz

We should mention

One child 4 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Alcohol is not served at this property.


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