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Babbling Brook Inn

Babbling Brook Inn
1025 Laurel Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
Nightly Rates: ( 73.49 - 84.99 )
2 Star


Property Description

Cascading waterfalls, a meandering brook and a romantic garden gazebo grace an acre of gardens, pines and redwoods surrounding this secluded urban inn. Built in 1909 on the foundation of an 1870*s tannery, a 1790*s grist mill and a 2000 year old Indian fishing village, the Babbling Brook Inn is the oldest and largest Bed and Breakfast Inn of the Santa Cruz area. The inn is rated by AAA as a 3 Diamond establishment. The 13 rooms are decorated in styles that represent the works of Old World artists and poets- Monet, Tennyson, Degas, Cezanne and Renoir. Every room has a cozy featherbed, television-VCR and delightful views of the gardens and brook. Most rooms have gas fireplaces and one or two person whirlpool tubs. The Artist*s Retreat has a spacious deck with a recessed hot tub overlooking the gardens and brook. 10 USD processing fee for all cancellations.



Amenities

· AM/FM Alarm Clock
· Bath Tub
· Meal Plan - Bed and Breakfast
· Breakfast
· Concierge Desk
· Connecting Rooms
· FAX
· Fire Place
· Garden View
· Hairdryers Available
· Iron
· Ironing Board
· Jacuzzi
· Jacuzzi
· King Bed
· Maid Service
· No Smoking Rooms/Facilities
· Outdoor Parking
· Queen Bed
· Shower
· Single Bed
· Sitting Area
· Telephone
· TV
· Television with Cable
· TV Remote Control


Room Information

ARTIST
One queen bed. Patio with hot tub. Spacious and private upstairs room with full garden and brook views, large deck with private recessed hot tub in a romantic and lush setting. Queen size featherbed, corner brick fireplace, white tiled bathroom with skylight, stereo, TV-VCR combo and large desk. Beautiful fabrics and art prints. Can be combined with the Tennyson Suite.


Cezanne
Cezanne One queen bed. The feeling evoked by the artist's prints are accentuated in the exquisite blending of peach and ivory throughout this room. A romantic escape with a queen size featherbed, corner gas fireplace and a single whirlpool tub. You can snuggle up with a good movie on your TV-VCR combo or seclude yourself in the garden with your very own private deck overlooking the brook, the pleasant brick sun terrace and the garden gazebo. An exquisite blend of peach and ivory are accentuated in the artist's prints, and throughout the room and onto a queen-size bed. A romantic warmth is created while you're near the corner wood stove fireplace. Seclude yourself in the garden with your very own private deck overlooking a delightful brook, the pleasant brick sun terrace and the charming gazebo.


CONTESSA
Two queen beds and a gas fireplace. Named after the Austrian Countess who once owned the property and added this portion to the original building off the living room. It features regal decor, a large bathroom, stained glass windows, a gas fireplace with easy chairs, books to browse and two queen size feather beds. TV-VCR combo.
Degas
Degas Queen bed and fireplace. An open and airy room enhanced by blue and white tones. Admire a high beam ceiling and catch the warmth of a summer's day until late afternoon. Soak your tensions away in a deep soaking whirlpool bathtub for one. Relax on a queen size featherbed and enjoy a romantic warm corner gas fireplace as you admire prints of the artist's work TV-VCR.


FERN GROTTO
Large room with one king bed. Delightful room with private deck situated next to the water wheel and waterfall. Features king sized featherbed, TV-VCR, and a spacious sitting area, all decorated in subtle greens and creamy yellow. Tiled bath has single whirlpool tub.


FMRS GRDN
One King bed and a full Jacuzzi. FMRS are the initials of a past owner of the Babbling Brook when it was a French restaurant. This room is aptly named because when you enjoy the delightful garden, gazebo and brook views from the large picture window, you are looking at the designs originally created by her. Featuring a four- poster king sized feather bed, cozy sitting area and writing desk, TV-VCR combo and a 2-person Jacuzzi tub.
Monet
One queen bed with fireplace and Jacuzzi. A loveliness in blues. This room's open beam ceiling accentuates the light airy feeling, and the private deck offers an inspirational view of the classic cascading waterfall and the covered footbridge. Relax in the deep soaking whirlpool bathtub for two, then bundle up next to a lovely corner gas fireplace, or snuggle into the queen size featherbed. TV-VCR.
Pissarro
Pissarro one queen bed The delicate colors of ivory and mint green are appreciated throughout this room. Indulge in a sunlit room at the bend of the brook and watch it flow through the property past the covered foot- bridge. The classic French doors open to your own deck at garden level. Relax on a queen size featherbed, or luxuriate while soaking in a deep soaking whirlpool bathtub for one. TV-VCR.
Renoir
Renoir One queen bed Spend your idle hours on the bank of the brook admiring the cascading waterfall, just as the artist spent considerable time on the banks of the Seine. Enjoy the private deck, which offers an inviting view of the covered footbridge and the brilliant six-tiered waterfall on the landscaped hillside. Also features romantic gas fireplace and TV-VCR.
Sisley
Sisley One queen bed and fireplace. Beautified with the soft colors of teal and yellow, the works of Sisley are recalled throughout this room. Relax on a queen size featherbed and enjoy a romantic warm corner gas fireplace as you admire prints of the artist's work. Alluring views of the graceful gardens, cascading waterfall and the famous brook can be seen from the charming French doors that open on to a deck at the bend of the brook. TV-VCR.
TENNYSON
Large room with one queen bed and sitting area Named after the 'Babbling Brook' poet, this large upstairs room features soothing mauves and greens, which are highlighted in the abundant natural lighting. Water wheel views, TV-VCR, glass block and white tied bathroom with a one-person jet tub, queen featherbed and a living room area with stereo. Can be combined with Artist's Retreat.
Toulouse-Lautrec
Toulouse-Lautrec One queen bed . An open and airy room enhanced by the raspberry and blue tones. Admire a high beam ceiling and catch the warmth of a summer's day until late afternoon. Soak your tensions away in a deep soaking whirlpool bathtub for one. Then, relax in a queen size featherbed while you cherish the garden views. TV-VCR.
Van Gogh
One queen bed, fireplace and Jacuzzi tub. Delight in a beautiful blend of mauve and topaz, blending with one of Van Gogh's loveliest prints. Enjoy the marvelous high open beam ceiling, a warm corner gas fireplace, a private deck with a graceful view of the garden, and the brook as it leaves the property. Luxuriate in a queen size featherbed, then soak in a whirlpool tub for two. TV-VCR.

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Miscellaneous Information

· American Dollars is the native currency.
· Check in time is 1500
· Check out time is 1200
· Time Zone is -8
· 0 rooms.
· 0 suites.
· 0 floors.


Directions

***Heading South on Highway 17 into Santa Cruz*** As you enter Santa Cruz follow the signs for Highway 1 North and Half Moon Bay At the second light turn RIGHT onto Mission At the 3rd light turn LEFT onto Laurel Follow Laurel downhill through the California Street intersection The Babbling Brook is located on the RIGHT hand side of Laurel about 1/2 block past California Street ***Heading South on Highway 1 into Santa Cruz*** As you enter Santa Cruz the freeway ends and Highway 1 becomes Mission Street Turn RIGHT onto Laurel Follow Laurel downhill through the California Street intersection The Babbling Brook is located on the RIGHT hand side of Laurel about 1/2 block past California Street ***Heading North on Highway 1 into Santa Cruz*** As you enter Santa Cruz the freeway ends and you must take a large loop as Highway 1 becomes a city street Follow the signs for Highway 1 North and Half Moon Bay At the second light turn RIGHT onto Mission At the 3rd light turn LEFT onto Laurel Follow Laurel downhill through the California Street intersection The Babbling Brook is located on the RIGHT hand side of Laurel about 1/2 block past California Street.


Guarantee Policy

Guarantee to valid form of payment is required at booking. A deposit of 1 Nights Room Charge is required at booking.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellation will result in a penalty of 1 Nights Room Charge.


Restaurant Information

Restaurant / Dining Information

Relax and enjoy our *Bistro Package* which includes a deluxe room with a queen bed, fireplace and whirlpool tub, champagne in your room, evening social, restaurant certificate for Pearl Alley Bistro and a full breakfast in the morning. For details see the *Internet Specials* link at www.babblingbrookinn.com, based on availability, Sunday through Thursday excluding Holidays and special events.


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