About Me: The Torch Lite Inn offers guests a relaxing atmosphere with modern amenities at an affordable price. Our beautifully landscaped 38-unit hotel offers business or traveling families clean and comfortable standard rooms. Families can enjoy our seasonally heated outdoor pool and patio area. The Torch Lite Inn offers a convenient central location just 2 blocks from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. We are 3 blocks from our famous downtown with its many unique shops and restaurants. Our hotel is conveniently located 3 blocks from the Santa Cruz Fisherman's Wharf where you can enjoy water front dining. We are proud to be 100% smoke and pet free. The Torch Lite Inn, where it is a pleasure to have you as our guest!