A tranquil respite in the vivacious county of Santa Cruz, the Inn at Pasatiempo is more than just a coastal hotel. Nestled at the foot of the Santa Cruz Mountains just before they greet the Pacific Ocean, this charming, sophisticated inn is an accolade to grace and beauty. The Inn at Pasatiempo gently blends the solace of a mountain retreat with the allure of a country cottage, offering warm, quiet accommodations suited for business and leisure travelers alike.
From the modest stone facade to the meticulous landscaping, the Inn at Pasatiempo greets guests with a sense of natural refinement softened by a casual coastal ambiance. The lobby is bathed in natural light and features cozy sitting areas perfect for relaxing with a good book. This Santa Cruz County inn is also praised for a kind and attentive staff who are ready to meet the needs of every guest, from speedy check-ins to business services. Perhaps the most stunning feature of the Inn at Pasatiempo is the Utopian landscaping. The lush garden has made this boutique hotel one of the prime destinations for the perfect Santa Cruz wedding.
Whether relaxing in one of the traditional guest rooms or one of the fireplace suites, each of the 54 rooms of this Santa Cruz Mountain hotel features soft maple furnishings and delicate, inviting hues of rose, ivory and blue. To compliment the French countryside ambiance, the traditional guest rooms boast plush linens atop rich, comfortable beds, warm lighting, cathedral ceilings and wood shutters on windows that look out to garden views. The exclusive fireplace suites enhance the air of elegance and romance with canopy beds, Jet Set tubs and French doors, which separate the bedroom from the spacious living area. The Inn at Pasatiempo is also a pet-friendly hotel, and guests traveling with furry companions can request one of the rooms designated for both their two- and four-legged guests.
The Inn at Pasatiempo offers guests a chance to enjoy the old-world country charm of a hillside retreat while still retaining all of the modern amenities that they enjoy. Each guest room and suite is thoughtfully appointed with wireless Internet access, a refrigerator, a coffee maker, and a television.
In addition to being located just a short distance from all of the fine dining options of Santa Cruz, the Inn at Pasatiempo also offers guests a chance to enjoy award-winning cuisine without ever leaving the hotel. Peachwoods Steakhouse, located at the Inn’s main entrance, offers traditional favorites for brunch, lunch and dinner. The namesake peach wood grill used to prepare meats, offers a unique take on grilling, maintaining the mellow smokiness and rich flavoring of a hickory or mesquite grill without the bitter aftertaste.
Golf enthusiasts will find that the Inn at Pasatiempo is the prime destination for enjoying a challenging game of golf on a course voted one of the top 100 by Golf Digest. Pasatiempo Golf Club features sweeping Monterey Bay views from an arresting par 70 course designed by world-renowned golf architect Alister MacKenzie, who also designed Augusta and Cypress Point. After, or in lieu of, an enthralling game at Pasatiempo, golfers will love visiting the nearby De LaVega Golf Course. De LaVega offers a traditional 18-hole course as well as a 27-hole disc course considered to be the worlds best and most beautiful disc golf course.
Whether seeking romantic lodging or the perfect spot for a family vacation, the Inn at Pasatiempo is the perfect place to find peace and quiet while still being close to everything Santa Cruz has to offer. Exciting attractions like the Mystery Spot, the famous Beach Boardwalk, downtown Santa Cruz, boutique mountain wineries and miles of idyllic beaches are just minutes away. Santa Cruz is also known for fantastic surfing, and tourists will be able to find everything they need at the rental shop on 41st Ave., from boards to wet suits. The Inn at Pasatiempo offers easy access to the great restaurants and boutique shops in the beautiful cities of Los Gatos and Carmel.
Wireless Internet Access
In-room Refrigerator and Coffeemaker
Pet Friendly Rooms*
Meeting and Banquet Space
*Pet charge is $25/night. Please inquire with the hotel to find out more about our pet-friendly policy.
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