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The Jabberwock Inn

598 Laine St, Monterey, CA 93940
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Ranked #2 of 13 Monterey B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
thinquizzie Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This B&B is a must stay if visiting Monterey! My friend and I travelled through California and stayed here sadly just for 1 night but it was our favourite stay of the whole trip. The owners (apologies for forgetting their names) are fantastic people! They were so welcoming and showed us around the B&B first of all so we felt... More

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48 reviews 48 reviews
14 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

This was my second time staying here at the inn. I surprised my husband with a weekend getaway. We stayed in the Borogove which is a huge room with a jacuzzi, couch, and a round dining table with two chairs. The room has a huge window that overlooks the bay. The house in General is beautiful with wonderland charm. I... More

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Ottawa, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

My husband and I checked into the Jabberwock around 3pm on Februrary 24, 2013, for a two-night stay. The reception at the Inn was very warm and welcoming. We just loved the house with all its quirky antiques. The dining room is beautiful and has a view through the porch of the Bay. The surrounding gardens definitely provide privacy from... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014 via mobile

We checked in without reservation. Lucky us! Parking on premises. It was a small and cozy room with sherry on the nightstand. Afternoon appetizers and wine are served. Yum! There is tea and coffe and cookies available. The breakfast was wonderful and the table filled with other guests made for lively conversation. Internet was a bit slow, but we didn't... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014

My boyfriend and I went to Monterey just to get away from Sacramento for the extended holiday weekend. We wanted a nice place to stay but didn't care for a big hotel room so he found the Jabberwok Inn and booked it! What a gem! We booked the Toves Room. When we got there, the owners were actually out on... More

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El Dorado Hills, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

My fiance and I have celebrated our anniversary in Monterey 2 years in a row now and our last trip we stayed at the Jabberwock. We stayed in the Mome Rath room and it was the cutest little room with a comfy, large bed, big jacuzzi tub and a great view of the bay. The fireplace was the perfect addition... More

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Southport, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

The Jabberwock Inn is an experience. From the gardens, to the decorations and the delicious spread put on each morning by Dawn and John for breakfast. We stayed in the Toves room that even came with a gas fireplace! So cool! It took us a while to figure out the mattress (adjustable comfort level) to find the next day housekeeping... More

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Ottawa, Canada
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

The reviews on trip advisor convinced us to stay at this place - even though when we booked the only room available was the smaller one with the washroom down the hall. Going with our gut we booked this room and certainly glad we did. John and Dawn make this place a "home away from home" - though I certainly... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

Finally, a lodging I can wholeheartedly recommend. This establishment was run by two very gracious hosts who really "get it". From hors d'oeuvres and wine in the evening as well as homemade cookies and milk in the afternoon , they also provide robes and lap blankets in the rooms. John did a thorough walk thru of all the inn had... More

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Stratford, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

While a on a quick weekend trip to San Francisco, we stayed one evening at the Jabberwock Inn, and after meeting John and Dawn, getting a quick tour and then enjoying wine and hor'derves, we wanted to stay there the entire weekend! Wonderful hospitality, comfortable rooms and a delicious breakfast, a great start to an amazing weekend!!! Would definitely recommend... More

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Also Known As:
The Jabberwock Hotel Monterey
The Jabberwock Hotel
Address: 598 Laine St, Monterey, CA 93940
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 13 B&Bs / Inns in Monterey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This craftsman-style home awaits you, gardens entice you, rooms overlook the bay, some with fireplaces and Jacuzzis, down comforters snuggle you in, and faint sounds of sea lions bark you to sleep. Imagine awaking to hints of breakfast wafting up the stairwell, 5 o'clock sherry and nibblers, cookies and milk at bedtime. Imagine...walking to the Aquarium, Cannery Row, Fisherman Wharf or biking along 17-Mile Drive, browsing Carmel shops. Imagine...falling into the rabbit hole and finding The Jabberwock. ... more   less 
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