Howard Johnson Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

All Smiles in Santa Cruz

Close by Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, shopping, and restaurants

Have fun in the sun at our non-smoking Howard Johnson Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk hotel. Our hotel is within easy reach of our city's iconic landmark and oceanfront amusement park, the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, and mere paces from the scenic Santa Cruz Wharf. Delight in our hotel's proximity to great shopping, beaches, restaurants, and sightseeing on the boardwalk.

Amenities to Smile About

Enjoy free WiFi and free continental breakfast

Greet the morning with a smile as you enjoy free Rise & Dine continental breakfast. Upload beachside photos with free WiFi and unwind in our outdoor hot tub. Enjoy one of our ocean view rooms, balcony rooms, or rooms with jetted hot tubs. We also offer free parking for your convenience. 

Fun & Relaxation Await

Santa Cruz's beaches and abundant natural glories are nearby

Mother Nature’s many bounties are within minutes of our hotel’s front doors. Delight in our proximity to gorgeous beaches, sailing, kayaking, whale-watching, stand-up paddling, swimming, and more. Sample vintages at charming local vineyards, stroll through quaint farmers’ markets, visit artisans’ galleries, and hike through state parks that burst with natural beauty and energy. For incredible ocean vistas and photo opportunities, a trek along West Cliff Drive is a must, while iconic family-friendly fun is nearby at the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.