A luxury hotel and spa is under construction on the 200 block of Beach Street in Santa Cruz in February. (Tyler Maldonado — Santa Cruz Local)

Last updated: Feb. 24, 2023

Location: 215 Beach St., old site of La Bahia Apartments

Status: Under construction. Project expected to finish late 2024 according to a Swenson spokesman.

Developer: Swenson Builder

Project Description:

  • 155-room luxury hotel and spa
  • Will include a swimming pool, luxury spa and rooftop oasis.
  • Includes an underground parking garage for 300 visitors and staff.
  • Preserves the historic bell tower currently located on the site. 

The project is a joint venture of majority owner Ensemble Investments and The Seaside Co. that has owned the property for years.

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