Other Santa Cruz Area Activities
Monterey Bay Aquarium
A must-see if you're in the area. Over 45 bilingual interactive exhibits and animal aquariums.
Roaring Camp Railroads
Historic narrow-gauge steam trains through the redwoods and beach trains to the Boardwalk.
Santa Cruz Surfing Museum
Museum in the lighthouse that symbolizes Santa Cruz, CA more than any other landmark.
Stagnaro Bros. Seafood Restaurant
Restaurant and outdoor fish market at the Santa Cruz Wharf.
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Admission free amusement park located on the Santa Cruz beach.
Santa Cruz County Conference and Visitors Council
A useful and informative guide to lodging and activities in Santa Cruz and it's surrounding areas.
Downtown Santa Cruz
Shopping, restaurants, movie theaters, Museums and more.
Places to Stay
Inn at Pasatiempo
The Inn at Pasatiempo is a boutique style Santa Cruz hotel nestled in a wooded sanctuary in beautiful Santa Cruz County. Minutes from the Mystery Spot.
Hyatt Place Santa Cruz
As Santa Cruz’ newest hotel, the Hyatt Place is located a short distance from the Mystery Spot, Santa Cruz Boardwalk as well as the Municipal Wharf. Also situated near downtown’s central shopping district, visitors will find a variety of dining and drinking options within a convenient distance. This modern 106-room property features a 24-hour gym and outdoor swimming pool. Beer and wine are offered in the lobby area, and food can be ordered from the gallery hosts 24 hours a day.
Places to Eat
Mollies Country Cafe
Serving breakfast all day.
Upper Crust Pizza & Pasta
For the best pizza visit Upper Crust Pizza & Pasta, You Will Not Leave Hungry!
This is who makes our samosas we sell at the Mystery Spot Snack Shack. Best Indian food in Santa Cruz.
Serving Japanese Entree in American fusion style (Nigiri sushi, roll, sashimi etc..)
Cambodian cuisine that uses little fat and lots of fresh vegetables, fruits and seafood.