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Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center Hotel & Travel Guide

Are you thinking it's time to head down to Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center?

If you are interested in discovering it for yourself, head to Santa Cruz.

With no less than 26 accommodation options within easy walking distance of Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center, even the most hard-to-please visitors are sure to find something to their liking. Several choices are the Casablanca On The Beach, Dream Inn Santa Cruz and West Cliff Inn - A Four Sisters Inn.

One of the main expenses of traveling is the price of accommodation. Make your trip last longer by considering the wide range budget accommodations close by. Two highly recommended establishments are the Comfort Inn Beach/Boardwalk Area and the Howard Johnson Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) and 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) away, respectively.

After a hectic day, rest your weary mind at a premier hotel that's just a quick drive away. To avoid missing out, it might be wise to confirm a room well in advance. Try the Inn at Depot Hill and Chaminade Resort & Spa.

Take a quick break from your overflowing schedule and enjoy a tea or coffee at Jake's Coffee Bar (46 Front Street, Santa Cruz.) To find food that is sure to quell a healthy appetite, find a table at Las Palmas Taco Bar (55 Front Street, Santa Cruz), which is only 0.1 miles (0.2 kilometers) away.

Other Things to Do Near Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center

If you have more time, you'll want to investigate what else is on in the area:

  • Santa Cruz Wharf is the perfect location to watch the world go by. Try to spot some birds, admire the sight of passing boats bobbing in the water and just take in the splendid views.
  • Boardwalk Bowl is a fun-filled venue that is overflowing with activities.
  • Cocoanut Grove is an excellent venue available for various events. It's conveniently located and has a number of nearby restaurants, cafes and hotels.
  • Take in the fresh air and stare out to sea when you spend the day at Cowell's Beach.
  • Escape all the noise and head to Main Beach where you'll enjoy the seabirds.

When you're done exploring, catch the train at Santa Cruz Big Trees & Pacific Railway-Boardwalk Station, only 0.5 miles (0.8 kilometers) from Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Exploration Center.

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