Hotels in Westside Santa Cruz

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Where to stay in Westside Santa Cruz?

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What's Westside Santa Cruz like?

Westside Santa Cruz is notable for its beach access. Take time to discover this walkable neighbourhood's theme park. Top places to visit include Monterey Bay. There's plenty more to see, including Pacific Avenue and Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center.

How to get to Westside Santa Cruz

Westside Santa Cruz is located 1 mi (1.7 km) from the heart of Santa Cruz.

Flying to:

  • San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), 28.4 mi (45.7 km) from Westside Santa Cruz
  • Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal), 14.1 mi (22.6 km) from Westside Santa Cruz
  • Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), 28 mi (45 km) from Westside Santa Cruz

Things to see and do in and around Westside Santa Cruz

What to see in Westside Santa Cruz

  • Monterey Bay
  • Santa Cruz Wharf
  • University of California Santa Cruz Arboretum
  • Santa Cruz Main Beach
  • Main Beach

Things to do in Westside Santa Cruz

  • Pacific Avenue
  • Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center
  • Ocean Street
  • Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
  • Museum of Art & History

Other popular Westside Santa Cruz attractions

  • Natural Bridges State Park
  • Mission Santa Cruz
  • Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park
  • Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History
  • Swift Street Courtyard

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