Joie de Vivre

Explore all of Joie de Vivre's unique hotels, restaurants and spas.

Located on Cowell's beach, adjacent to the wharf and historic Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, the iconic Dream Inn has been the destination in Santa Cruz for 50 years. Ideal for exploring Santa Cruz with views of Monterey Bay from every room.

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A Wave of Romance

Rates from $239.00

What says romance better than this: breakfast in bed or on your balcony watching a sunrise over Monterey Bay? A bottle of champagne or sparkling cider? Dinner for 2 in Aquarius? How about all of these with our "A Wave of Romance" package -- what are you waiting for?

Your package includes:  

  • Overnight accommodations
  • Bottle of champagne or sparkling cider
  • $50 dinner credit for Aquarius
  • Breakfast in bed each morning

Must purchase 48 Hrs prior to arrival. Breakfast in Bed each morning is equivalent to a $40 In Room Dining Credit each morning and can only be used for In Room Dining/Room Service. Some restrictions and blackouts apply.


Making Memories in Santa Cruz

Rates from $336.00

A family frolic on the beach is the stuff that dreams—and great memories—are made of. The Santa Cruz Dream Inn makes it so easy that even grownups will find themselves acting like kids again. Minimum four-night stay required.

Your package includes:

  • Ocean-view guest room
  • $200 toward Aquarius Restaurant
  • $50 Chevron gas card
  • Complimentary valet or self-parking (a $100 value)

Five (5) days advance purchase required. Four (4) night minimum stay required. Rates subject to space availability and minimum night stay requirements. Taxes and gratuities not included. Chevron gas card limited to one per stay, with a max value of $50.00 USD. Food & beverage credit also per stay and must be consumed prior to check out.


Family Getaway Package

Rates from $336.00

Package Includes:

  • Four Nights Oceanview Accommodations
  • $300 Food & Beverage Credit
  • $50 Chevron Gas Card
  • Valet or Self-Parking for One Vehicle per night ($100 Value)
  • Free wifi, pillow library, and direct beach access

Five (5) days advance purchase required. Rates subject to space availability and minimum night stay requirements. Taxes and gratuities not included. Chevron gas card limited to one per stay, with a max value of $50.00 USD. Food & beverage credit also per stay and must be consumed prior to check out.


Cars Stay Free Package

Rates from $229.00

Treat yourself and your car to a good night's rest and enjoy fantastic savings on accommodations for both of you. They work hard for us all year, don’t they deserve a break too? You’ll receive complimentary parking for the duration of your stay for one vehicle as well as a $25.00 gas card.

Package includes:

  • Oceanview Room Accommodations
  • Valet Parking for (1) One Car
  • $25.00USD Chevron Gas Card per Stay
  • Free WiFi, Pillow Library and Direct Beach Access.

Offer valid January 1, 2011 - December 31, 2013. Five (5) days advance purchase required. Rates subject to space availability and minimum night stay requirements. Taxes and gratuities not included. Chevron gas card limited to one per stay, with a max value of $25.00USD.