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Best Hotels in Santa Cruz

What's Santa Cruz like?

If you're looking for a place to get away, look no further than Santa Cruz. Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Santa Cruz has accommodation options to fit every need. Search for hotels in Santa Cruz with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our map displays the areas and neighbourhoods around all Santa Cruz hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Santa Cruz hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

Where are the best places to stay in Santa Cruz?

We have Santa Cruz accommodation options with prices starting at GBP 10. Choose one of our 18 deals and get discounts of up to 45%.

Below are the number of accommodation options by star rating in Santa Cruz and the surrounding area:

  • • 8 4-star accommodation from GBP 24 per night
  • • 16 3-star accommodation from GBP 20 per night
  • • 2 2-star accommodation from GBP 10 per night

Top hotel picks in Santa Cruz:

Villa Sao Jose

3-star guesthouse, convenient for Pedra Badejo Beach
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Restaurant • Bar

Villa Santa Cruz Santiago

No-frills guesthouse in Santa Cruz
  • • Free breakfast • Free parking • Free WiFi • Garden • 24-hour front desk

How to get to Santa Cruz

What are the closest airports to Santa Cruz?

  • • Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.), 12.7 mi (20.5 km) from central Santa Cruz
  • • Maio Island (MMO), 22.3 mi (35.9 km) from central Santa Cruz

Things to see and do in Santa Cruz

What is there to see in Santa Cruz?

  • • Pedra Badejo Beach
  • • Poilão Dam

What is there to do near Santa Cruz?:

  • • Pedra Badejo Municipal Mall (1.4 mi/2.3 km from the city centre)
  • • Grandvaux Barbosa National Botanical Garden (6.2 mi/9.9 km from the city centre)
  • • Tabanka Museum (8.2 mi/13.1 km from the city centre)

When is the best time to visit Santa Cruz?

  • • Hottest months: October, September, August, November (average 29°C)
  • • Coldest months: January, February, March, April (average 20°C)
  • • Rainiest months: September, August, October and July (average 32.55 inches of rainfall)