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Dream Inn Santa Cruz
Dream Inn Santa Cruz
4.0 out of 5.0 175 W Cliff Dr, Santa Cruz, CA
Free Cancellation
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CA $303
4.4/5 (2064 reviews)

This was by far one of the best hotels we have stayed at. The staff was superb. From check in to valet to the cleaning crew and beyond. Excellent service! The rooms were updated and spotless. Would definitely recommend

Reviewed on Sep. 6, 2019
Located in Beach and Boardwalk District, this beachfront resort is in the city center, just steps from Santa Cruz Wharf and Main Beach. Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk ...
Chaminade Resort & Spa
Chaminade Resort & Spa
4.0 out of 5.0 1 Chaminade Ln, Santa Cruz, CA
Free Cancellation
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CA $180
3.9/5 (413 reviews)

Extremely gorgeous setting, great amenities, and an amazingly thoughtful and attentive staff. We look forward to returning as soon as possible.

Reviewed on Aug. 26, 2019
Situated by the ocean, this spa resort is within 6 mi (10 km) of Capitola Mercantile, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, and Santa Cruz Wharf. Mystery Spot and Lighthouse ...
Sanctuary Beach Resort
Sanctuary Beach Resort
4.0 out of 5.0 3295 Dunes Rd, Marina, CA
CA $297
4.4/5 (1875 reviews)

The friendliness, the personal service and all the amenities, the access to the beach, complimentary happy hour,,GREAT PLACE!

Reviewed on Sep. 14, 2019
Located in Marina, this beachfront resort is in a regional park and within a 5-minute walk of Marina State Beach and Monterey Bay. Marina Dunes Preserve and ...
Luxurious Ocean Front Resort With Great Amenities
Luxurious Ocean Front Resort With Great Amenities
Marina, CA
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Situated in Marina, this resort is steps from Marina State Beach and Monterey Bay. Marina Dunes Preserve and Fort Ord Dunes State Park are also within 3 mi (5 ...
Beach, Ocean, Countryside, Village !
Beach, Ocean, Countryside, Village !
Marina, CA
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Situated on the beach, this resort is steps from Marina State Beach and Monterey Bay. Marina Dunes Preserve and Fort Ord Dunes State Park are also within 2 mi ...
Go Ahead...dream a Little!
Go Ahead...dream a Little!
Marina, CA
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Situated on the beach, this resort is steps from Marina State Beach and Monterey Bay. Marina Dunes Preserve and Fort Ord Dunes State Park are also within 2 mi ...
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Rio Sands Hotel

Rio Sands Hotel

116 Aptos Beach Drive, Aptos, CA
    2.0 out of 5.0
     
     
    4.1 out of 5 (1000 reviews)

    Rio Sands HotelCA $101

    Oct. 14 - Oct. 15

    Rio Sands HotelCA $101
    Best Western Seacliff Inn

    Best Western Seacliff Inn

    7500 Old Dominion Court, Aptos, CA
      3.0 out of 5.0
       
       
      4.2 out of 5 (1197 reviews)

      Best Western Seacliff InnCA $180

      Sep. 18 - Sep. 19

      Best Western Seacliff InnCA $180

      Resorts in Aptos

      Longing for a relaxing escape? You deserve the comforts and luxuries of a resort, where you can find everything you need for your trip—from convenient dining options to activities and entertainment. Browse the resorts in the area and discover the one that's best for you, whether you picture yourself sitting down to fine dining or heading to the spa for a deep-tissue massage.


      Our highest-rated resorts around Aptos:

      Dream Inn Santa Cruz - Beach resort rated 4 stars, 5 minutes away from Main Beach

      • 8.5 mi (13.8 km) from Aptos
      • Features an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a bar
      • A restaurant on site

      Sanctuary Beach Resort - 4-star beach resort, 5-minute walk from Monterey Bay

      • 21.7 mi (34.9 km) from Aptos
      • Offers a restaurant
      • Has a private beach, an outdoor pool, and a spa tub

      Chaminade Resort & Spa - Spa property rated 4 stars

      • 5.7 mi (9.2 km) from Aptos
      • Boasts 2 restaurants
      • Enjoy the poolside bar, outdoor pool, and spa

      Luxurious Ocean Front Resort With Great Amenities - Situated just a 5-minute walk from Monterey Bay

      • 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from Aptos
      • Amenities include a spa tub and a fitness center

      Beach, Ocean, Countryside, Village ! - Situated just a 5-minute walk from Monterey Bay

      • 21.6 mi (34.7 km) from Aptos
      • Access to a spa tub


      What Can I Do in Aptos?


      Travelers love exploring the beaches in Aptos, and say that there are lots of great restaurants here. Check out the interesting exhibits at Aptos History Museum, or get some time by the water at Rio Del Mar Beach. You'll also find top attractions like Mystery Spot and Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk in the area.


      Travelers also like Aptos for its:

      • Biking
      • Camping
      • Cafés
      • Flowers

      When Should I Visit Aptos?


      Here's a summary of the seasonal weather to help you choose your vacation dates:


      • The hottest months are typically September and October, while December and January are the coldest months
      • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 66° F and nighttime temperatures average 39° F
      • April-June: 72° F is the daytime average and 44° F is the nighttime average
      • July-September: Daytime averages are around 74° F and nighttime averages are around 51° F
      • October-December: The average temperatures are 73° F during the day and 39° F at night
      • Average rainfall is 23.03 inches in a year

      How to Get to Aptos and Around the Area



      Aptos Transportation
      NameTypeDistance
      Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal)Airport7.2 mi (11.6 km)
      San Jose, CA (RHV-Reid Hillview)Airport23.1 mi (37.1 km)
      San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.)Airport25.2 mi (40.5 km)