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Frequently Asked Questions

What is check-in/check-out time?

Check-in time is 4 pm
Check-out time is 11 am

When our occupancy allows, there may be the opportunity to check-in early, but this is not guaranteed. Please see the front desk upon arrival.

Do you charge a resort amenities fee? and what's included?

In addition to the room rate, Chaminade Resort & Spa charges a Resort Amenities Fee, which is $37 per night  and includes access to the following: 

    • Wireless internet access
    • Pool and fitness center access
    • Group fitness classes
    • Valet and self-parking
    • Business center access
    • Housekeeping gratuities

Do you allow smoking on property?

Chaminade Resort & Spa  is a non-smoking resort. 

A charge of $250 will be issued for anyone smoking in their guest room, hallway, stairwell, meeting room or public space.

How much do you charge for high speed/wifi internet access?

To enhance the guest experience, Chaminade Resort & Spa charges a nightly Resort Amenities Fee which provides several amenities to each guest, including wireless internet in guestrooms, restaurants and throughout the resort grounds.  The nightly charge is $37.


Do you have a restaurant? Hours of Operation

Please note that all dining at Chaminade Resort & Spa has been suspended due to the current health crisis. Stay up to date on our website or connect with us social. Thank you for your understanding.



Savor the award-winning cuisine at the Sunset Restaurant, best loved and awarded by local press year after year for our Sunday Champagne Brunch. The Sunset Restaurant’s backdrop of breathtaking views make each taste even more memorable. 

  • Serving breakfast daily 7am-9:30am & a sparkling Sunday Brunch 10am-1:30pm. Reservations recommended for Sunday Brunch and large parties.


Chaminade Resort & Spa’s signature Santa Cruz restaurant, Linwood’s Bar & Grill, serves lunch and dinner a la carte from 11am to 10pm, with dinner beginning at 5pm.  With panoramic Monterey Bay views and impeccable service, Linwood’s Bar & Grill is the perfect location to take in the view and sit back and relax. 

  • Lunch 11am-3pm

  • Bar Menu 3pm-5pm

  • Dinner 5pm-10pm

Do you have a pool? Hours of Operation

The Resort has an outdoor heated pool located near the sports lawn and Spa at Chaminade.

Pool Hours: 7 days a week 6am-11pm

We also have 2 outdoor hot tubs - one located next to the outdoor pool and one just for spa guests on the private spa patio (adults only). 

Do you have a spa? Hours of Operation

The Spa at Chaminade provides an array of full-service spa experiences and treatments including massages, facials, and body treatments. A complete line of spa products are available for purchase, include products from Epicuren, Eminence, Jan Marini and more!

Spa Facilities and Retail Hours:   Mon - Fri 10am - 8pm, Sat - Sun 9am - 8pm


Reserve your Spa appointment by calling 831.465.3465

Do you have a fitness center?

Located at The Spa at Chaminade, guests can enjoy an indoor workout with treadmills, elliptical equipment, free weights, and weight stations.

PLEASE NOTE: All group fitness classes has been cancelled temporarily due to the current health crisis.

Guests also have access to group fitness classes 6 days a week. Fitness Center Hours:    Mon - Sat 6am-9pm, Sun 6am-8pm

  • Monday
  • 7:00 AM – Zumba 
  • 8:00 AM – Yoga/Pilates Combo 
  • 6:30 PM – Circuit Training (in Weight Room) 
  • Tuesday
  • 7:00 AM –Zumba 
  • 8:00 AM – Yoga 
  • Wednesday
  • 7:00 AM – Yoga 
  • 8:00 AM – Pilates 
  • 6:30 PM – Circuit Training (in Weight Room) 
  • Thursday
  • 7:00 AM – Zumba 
  • 8:00 AM – Yoga 
  • Friday
  • 8:00 AM – Yoga/Pilates Combo
  • Saturday
  • 8:00 AM – Yoga

In addition, guests can enjoy our three miles of hiking trails, as well as our four outdoor tennis courts. Pickleball can also be played on our tennis courts with equipment available for guest use at the Fitness Center.

The use of all fitness oriented activities at the resort are included with the payment of the Resort Amenities Fee.

Are you Pet Friendly?

As part of our commitment to provide the highest level of service to our guests, Chaminade Resort & Spa welcomes dogs staying with their owners in designated pet friendly rooms. Chaminade does charge a $150 per dog cleaning fee. This fee will be added to your reservation upon check-in and is nonrefundable.

Pet Friendly Rooms: There are a limited amount of pet friendly guest rooms located on property. Only select Two Queen and Two Queen Forest View rooms are pet friendly and are thoroughly cleaned and treated for potential allergens. These rooms are based on availability.

  • All Guest Rooms are Non-Smoking 
  • Ground level floors with patio access
  • Laminate flooring
  • Wireless Internet Access 
  • Lush Natural Views
  • Granite Bathrooms 
  • BeeKind Gilchrist & Soames Bath & Body Amenities 
  • Microfiber Bathrobe 
  • Direct Line Telephones 
  • In-Room Safe 
  • 55" Flat Screen LCD Televisions 
  • Pack & Plays (available upon request) 
  • Mini-fridge
  • ADA Accessibility Compliant Guest Rooms 

Click here to learn more about our pet friendly guest rooms

Do you have Automobile Charging Stations?

There are multiple EV Charging stations available for guest use during their stay.

  • 6 Tesla
  • 4 Universal

*Please note that we are currently undergoing a Transformation of our main building, event space and restaurants. Now though mid-March our charging stations will be unavailable for use due to construction.*

How much is parking?

Yes, the resort has on-site self parking throughout the resort, which is included in the nightly Resort Amenities Fee. Valet parking is available at the main building.

How far is the boardwalk from Chaminade Resort?

Chaminade Resort & Spa is just 4.5 from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Travel time can vary between 15mins to 30mins based on time of day, season and any special events taking place at or near Beach Street.

For your convenience the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk has offsite parking and shuttles. Click here for more details. 

I have more questions, who do I call?

We look forward to providing an exceptional experience during your stay at Chaminade Resort & Spa.  Please contact us at 831-475-5600 with any additional questions.