Lanai Lodge Santa Cruz  2 stars

550 Second Street, Santa Cruz, United States, 95060  show mapSave
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The budget 2-star Lanai Lodge Santa Cruz offers quick access to University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz Harbor Beach and UCSC Arboretum.

Set walk from natural beaches close to a lagoon and parks. You can see Nickelodeon Theatre, Cowell's Beach and Santa Cruz Main Beach only 400m from the property.

Monterey Peninsula airport is 45 minutes' drive from the hotel.


All comfortable rooms are equipped with cable TV, a kitchenette, a patio, a work desk and Wi-Fi. They are equipped with a stove and utensils.


The dining options include a free continental breakfast served daily.


Guests will benefit from 24-hour reception and a wake up service along with free parking and a vending machine.


Leisure facilities in Lanai Lodge Santa Cruz include a sun terrace, an outdoor swimming pool and a sundeck.


Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Free Public hotel parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms   20.

City Center Santa Cruz - 3000 ft
Airports Monterey Peninsula (MRY) - 27.8 mi, Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) - 28.0 mi
Bus stop - 400 ft
Restaurants Las Palmas Taco Bar (cuisine: Mexican) - 300 ft, Ideal Bar & Grill (cuisine: Seafood) - 800 ft
Beaches Santa Cruz Main Beach - 1300 ft, Santa Cruz Harbor Beach - 1.3 mi
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  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Vending Machines
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Sun terrace
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Heating
  • Patio
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
  • Cable TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone



from  3 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 14 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay at the price of USD 10 per person per night in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets are not allowed.

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    Lanai Lodge Santa Cruz LocationWhat's nearby

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    What's nearby

    Popular areas
    • City Center
      2700 ft
    • Mark Abbot Memorial Lighthouse
      4600 ft
    Shopping areas
    • Pacific Garden Shopping
      3300 ft
    • First Night Santa Cruz
      3300 ft
    • Museum of Art and History
      3300 ft
    • McPherson Center
      3300 ft
    • Surfing Museum Lighthouse Pnt
      3700 ft
    • Art League Inc-Santa Cruz
      3700 ft
    • Santa Cruz Museum Nat History
      4300 ft
    • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum
      5000 ft
    • Santa Cruz Parks and Recreation
      3700 ft
    • Parks and Recreation Dept
      4600 ft
    • Santa Cruz Mission State Park
      5000 ft
    • Lighthouse State Beach Park
      5000 ft
    • Louden Nelson Community Ctr
      1700 ft
    • Calvary Parish Hall
      2700 ft
    • Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
      3700 ft
    • Holy Cross Parish Hall
      1.0 mi
    • Pacific Cultural Ctr
      1.1 mi
    • Portuguese Hall
      1.3 mi
    • Cayuga Vault
      1.3 mi
    • Viking Hall
      1.5 mi
    • German American Hall
      1.5 mi
    Universities, Institutes
    • Gestalt Institute-Santa Cruz
      3000 ft
    • Goodwill Industries
      1.6 mi
    • Cowell's Beach
      1700 ft

    Local Attractions

    • Mission State Park
      5100 ft
      School Street, Santa Cruz
    • Santa Cruz Harbor Beach
      1.3 mi
      5th Ave. at East Cliff Dr., Santa Cruz
    • UCSC Arboretum
      1.8 mi
      1156 High Street, Santa Cruz
    • Natural Bridges State Park
      2.0 mi
      2531 West Cliff Drive near Swanton Blvd., Santa Cruz
    • Seymour Marine Discovery Center
      2.2 mi
      100 Shaffer Rd, Santa Cruz

    Near the hotel

    • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
      700 ft
      Beach Street, Santa Cruz
    • Santa Cruz Wharf
      1000 ft
      Beach Street, Santa Cruz
    • Santa Cruz Main Beach
      1300 ft
      Along Beach St. west from San Lorenzo River, Santa Cruz
    • Museum of Art & History
      3800 ft
      705 Front St., Santa Cruz
    • Cave Train
      4000 ft
      Santa Cruz, CA
    • Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History
      4300 ft
      1305 East Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz
    • Santa Cruz Surfing Museum
      4800 ft
      West Cliff Drive at Lighthouse Point, Santa Cruz

    Restaurants Nearby

    • Las Palmas Taco Bar

      62% likes this, based on 44 reviews
      Cuisine: Mexican

      300 ft
      55 Front St

      Phone: 831-429-1220

    • Ideal Bar & Grill

      64% likes this, based on 171 reviews
      Cuisine: Seafood
      Price Range: USD 1 - USD 20

      800 ft
      106 Beach St

      Phone: 831-423-5271

    • The Picnic Basket

      72% likes this, based on 95 reviews
      Cuisine: American

      700 ft
      125 Beach St

      Phone: 831.427.9946

    • Casablanca Bistro

      69% likes this, based on 53 reviews
      Cuisine: American, Seafood, Mediterranean, Continental
      Price Range: USD 18 - USD 41

      700 ft
      101 Main St

      Phone: 8314269063

    • Sawasdee By The Sea

      78% likes this, based on 30 reviews
      Cuisine: Thai

      700 ft
      101 Main Street

      Phone: (831) 466-9009

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