Places to Stay in Santa Cruz, CA – Babbling Brook Inn

Guest Rooms That Encourage Relaxation


Babbling Brook Inn infuses contemporary design with the ageless architecture. As you arrive, you will feast your eyes on the stunning foliage, winding brick and stone pathways that weave through Babbling Brook Inn’s grounds. The generous wooden decks and balconies offer views of hillsides brimming with climbing vines, mature trees, and the waterwheel that is serviced by the creek that flows through our lush gardens.

Thirteen elegant rooms with thoughtful touches, soft pastel color pallets, and a décor that integrates the works of renowned artists Monet, Renoir, Cezanne, Degas, and Tennyson which line the walls of each guest room. Meticulous attention to detail is apparent in every guestroom and the common areas within Babbling Brook Inn. Each of our unique guest rooms features fireplaces, luxurious featherbeds, easy chairs within a sitting area, flat screen TV’s with premium satellite channels, and well-appointed private bathrooms with signature toiletriewhite sands, plush towels, and bathrobes. Most accommodations offer delightful views of the gardens and brook. Most rooms are equipped with spa tubs, and select rooms are equipped with jetted tubs.

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Babbling Brook Inn Features & Amenities

General Services

Free Parking Car Rental Airport Shuttle (Advance Reservation Required) Satellite TV High-Speed Internet Closets Alarm Clocks Homemade cookies served daily Newspapers Flatscreen TV Cable TV Limited off-street parking Air Conditioned Non Smoking Rooms


No Pets Allowed (ADA Defined Service Animals Allowed)


Complimentary Hot Breakfast 24 Hour Coffee and/or Tea In The Lobby

ADA/Accessible Features for the Overall Property

Staff is Trained to Offer Assistance to Ensure Accessibility Accessible Patio or Balcony Roll-in ADA showers available 32 Inch Wide Openings to Common Areas On-Site Designated Accessible Parking Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Guest Rooms Stipulated by ADA All Signs on The Property are Easy to Read and Free From Reflective Material Wheelchair Accessible Route From The Accessible Parking Space To The Facility’s Front Entrance and Registration Desk Accessible Registration Check-in Counter Van Accessible Parking Service Animals Allowed At No Additional Charge Accessibility Equipment for The Deaf People in Need of Accessible Features Can Book Accessible Rooms During The Same Time and Terms That Others Can Reserve Rooms Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Parking Spots Including Van Accessible Spots Stipulated by ADA Grab Bars in Public Bathrooms Wheelchair Ramp ADA Accessible Guest Room WCAG Level 2.1 Website Staff Has Access to Information About Guest Rooms Accessible Guest Rooms with 32 Inch Wide Openings Registration Desk is Accessible Key card reader positioned so persons who use wheelchairs may approach and operate the opener Hotel corridors a minimum of 36” wide All doorways to and within Accessible Guest Rooms are Wheelchair Accessible Wheelchair Accessible

Babbling Brook Inn Policies

These are general hotel policies. Policies may vary per room type. Please check the accompanying room details accordingly.

Check in Time - 04:00 AM
Check out Time - 11:00 AM
Currency - USD ($)

Cancellation Policy

4 days
Policy Details

We have a 4 Days Cancellation Policy. If you wish to cancel or modify a reservation, you must do so by 4 PM 4 Days prior to your arrival date. If you cancel or modify post the expiration of the Cancellation Period or you fail to show up, a no-show charge will be levied on your credit card for one full night.


Babbling Brook Inn is situated on a quiet street in the heart of Santa Cruz California.  Our ideal location is within walking distance to many popular shops, museums, restaurants, craft breweries, wine tasting, and a wide variety of local attractions and entertainment.  We are 34 miles away from the Mineta San Jose International Airport Additionally, public transportation including the Santa Cruz Metro, the Santa Cruz Trolley, and Bicycle or car rentals are steps away.  


Babbling Brook Inn takes great pride in providing excellent service to our treasured guests.  We present our guests with an evening wine reception including hors d’oeurves; homemade cookies served every day, a daily newspaper, a daily buffet breakfast, and daily housekeeping service.

Guest Parking

We provide complimentary parking to our registered guests.We provide complimentary parking to our registered guests.


Complimentary WiFi is available for our guests.

Children and Extra Beds

There is no charge for children under 12 years when using existing beds.  There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.


ADA defined animals are allowed at our hotel. Sorry, no other pets are allowed.

Accepted Payment Methods

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover. This hotel reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival.

Terms & Conditions

You must present a photo ID when checking in. Your credit card is charged at the time you book. Bed type and preferences are not guaranteed. Your reservation is prepaid and is guaranteed for late arrival. The total charge includes all room charges and taxes.