The Torch Lite Inn is a Tourist hotel. Located in City Center area. Shopping is accessible by bus/taxi and the nightlife/restaurants are easily accessible by taxi or bus from the hotel.
The Torch Lite Inn offers guests a relaxing atmosphere with modern amenities at an affordable price. Our beautifully landscaped 38-unit hotel offers business or traveling families clean and comfortable standard rooms. Families can enjoy our seasonally heated outdoor pool and patio area. The Torch Lite Inn offers a convenient central location just 2 blocks from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. We are 3 blocks from our famous downtown with its many unique shops and restaurants. Our hotel is conveniently located 3 blocks from the Santa Cruz Fisherman's Wharf where you can enjoy water front dining. We are proud to be 100% smoke and pet free. The Torch Lite Inn, where it is a pleasure to have you as our guest!*Downtown Santa Cruz- theaters, nightclubs, shopping and restaurants...3 blocks *Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk...2 blocks*Santa Cruz Municipal Wharf...3 blocks 3 blocks from Coconut Groove Conference Center *O'Neill Yacht Charters...1.5 miles*Harvey West Recreational Park...2.25 miles *University of California-Santa Cruz-UCSC...2.5 miles*Pasatiempo Golf Course...2.5 miles*Seymour Marine Discovery Center...3.25 miles *World Famous Santa Cruz Mystery Spot...4 miles *Over 60 wineries in Santa Cruz including Bargetto Winery...5.5 miles *Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park...9.5 miles *Roaring Camp Railroads...6 miles *Santa Cruz City Museum of Art and Natural History...1 mile *Santa Cruz Surfing Museum...3 miles *40 miles from Monterey Bay Aquarium/ Cannery Row *45 miles from Carmel/Pebble Beach *SAN JOSE INT'L AIRPORT 30 miles *OAKLAND INTL AIRPORT 60 miles *SAN FRANCISCO INT'L AIRPORT 65 miles