Here are some choice lodging options if you would like to stay in Capitola Village.
-The Venetian: http://www.capitolavenetian.com/
The Capitola Venetian is an all-suite, boutique hotel on the beach in Capitola Village, five miles south of Santa Cruz and forty miles north of Monterey. A fabulous lodging. Capitola Village has repeatedly been voted one of the best spots on the California coast, a town where you walk everywhere: to shops, art galleries, restaurants and coffee houses, right there at the waterfront.
-Capitola Hotel: http://www.capitolahotel.com/
Steps to the beach, in the heart of the Capitola Village, our boutique hotel offers clean, comfortable rooms with high quality linens and breezy Caribbean décor. Relax with a complimentary cup of gourmet coffee, tea, and freshly baked pastries or biscotti available in our lobby each morning. Keep in touch with free Wi-Fi access available throughout the property. Park once at walk to fine restaurants, unique shops and galleries. Enjoy live music, wine tasting, the beach and Capitola Wharf, all within steps of your room. Our friendly, knowledgeable staff is ready to welcome you. We are looking forward to your visit!
-Inn at Depot Hill: http://www.innatdepothill.com/
Each of the inn’s rooms are expansive, with upscale interior designs and furnishings that evoke the Golden Era of first-class travel throughout the world. Be sure to ask for a tour of the entire property, all rooms are intended to pamper guests, and they do! Guests are greeted with fresh flowers, dramatic lighting to suit any mood, stereo system, and luxurious marbled baths. Many rooms also have private patios and outdoor whirlpool tubs.
Room rates include an elegant breakfast graciously served in the dining room, or brought to your room and afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres.
-Harbor Lights Motel: http://www.harborlightsmotel.net/index.html
Whether you’re traveling with your family or coming to town for the races, Harbor Lights Motel is a quaint motel where you will find the most comfortable rooms in the area. Located right on Monterey Beach, our locally owned and operated motel offers a clean and quiet atmosphere where you can either get work done or spend quality time with your family. In business since 1970, our professional staff has the expertise and knowledge to ensure quality and satisfaction. Plus, our hotel offers your favorite amenities including refrigerators, microwaves, and cable!