"Burl Room" - Rustic Cocktail Lounge at Brookdale, Santa Cruz County. This popular rendezvous room adjoins the World Famous Dining Room with the natural mountain brook flowing through it. Come linger with us beside the singing brook! "In all the world nothing lie it". Brookdale Lodge is on No. 9 hiway 12 miles north of Santa Cruz and 70 miles south of San Francisco at Brookdale, California.