Foodie Fun at West Cliff Inn, Santa Cruz


From March 23 to Nov. 11, Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons in Santa Cruz, CA, are reserved for the Santa Cruz Food Tour, exploring a 1.7-mile stretch of restaurants in the popular beach town. And with package rates, the West Cliff Inn gives a warm welcome.

The Food Tour package, as it’s called, includes 1-night accommodations at the West Cliff Inn, two tickets for the Santa Cruz Food Tour (a $105 value), buffet breakfast, afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres, homemade cookies, and use of bicycles to explore the area.

West Cliff Inn is home to just 10 guestrooms, each with Internet access, MP3 player, flat-panel TV and marble tile bathrooms. Nine rooms feature fireplaces and one has a private deck with outdoor jetted spa.

Food Tour package rates start at $240 during the spring and fall seasons (March 23-April 30 and Sept. 1-Nov. 11), or $270 during the summer season. For more information, call (800) 979-0910 or visit