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

Limited off-street parking Flatscreen TV Non Smoking Rooms Cable TV Free Parking Satellite TV Closets High-Speed Internet


No Pets Allowed (ADA Defined Service Animals Allowed)

Features for the
Overall Property

Van Accessible Parking Wheelchair Accessible per ADA Standards Accessible Guest Rooms with 32 Inch Wide Openings ADA Accessible Guest Room Signs on The Property Include Braille are Easy to Read and Free From Reflective Material Grab Bars in Public Bathrooms Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Parking Spots Including Van Accessible Spots Stipulated by ADA No steps or abrupt level changes that will impede access for persons who use wheelchairs, walkers and other mobility aids between accessible parking and guest room entry Registration Desk, Lobby, Guest Rooms, and Exterior/Interior Amenities are Accessible From The Public Sidewalk Staff Has Access to Information About Guest Rooms WCAG Level 2.1 Website Wheelchair Accessible Route From The Accessible Parking Space To The Facility’s Entrance, Registration Desk, Guest Room, and Exterior/Interior Amenities 32 Inch Wide Openings to Common Areas Accessible Patio or Balcony All doorways to and within Accessible Guest Rooms are Wheelchair Accessible Door hardware (lever, pull, panic bar, etc.) usable with one hand, without tight grasping, pinching or twisting of the wrist Hotel corridors a minimum of 36” wide Key card reader positioned so persons who use wheelchairs may approach and operate the opener On-Site Designated Accessible Parking Roll-in ADA showers available Staff is Trained to Offer Assistance to Ensure Accessibility Wheelchair Accessibility Throughout Guest Room and Guest Bathroom per ADA Standards Wheelchair Ramp Accessibility Equipment for The Deaf Accessible Registration Check-in Counters/Other Counters Serving Guests Have A Lowered Portion No More Than 36" High or Has A Folding Shelf At 36" High To Allow Persons Who Use Wheelchair All sidewalks and walkways free of any objects that pose a hazard to persons with low vision Exterior stairs built so blind persons and persons with low vision will not hit their head Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Guest Rooms Stipulated by ADA No steps or abrupt level changes that will impede access for persons who use wheelchairs, walkers and other mobility aids between accessible parking and entrance People in Need of Accessible Features Can Book Accessible Rooms During The Same Time and Terms That Others Can Reserve Rooms Service Animals Allowed At No Additional Charge

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 ($)
Extra Adult Cost - $10.00/Night
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, 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 offer daily housekeeping service.  Please note: some of our services and amenities may be suspended due to COVID safety protocols.

Guest Parking

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, Cash. 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.