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Monterey Surf Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1200 Munras Ave., Monterey, CA 93940
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Ranked #39 of 53 hotels in Monterey
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Reno, Nevada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We paid a little more because it was the holiday weekend, but it looks like the rates are a great deal for off peak times. And as others have reviewed, you will be pleasantly surprised with what you get for the money. Our room was small which was a king without the in room spa tub. Those rooms may be... More

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Porters Lake, Canada
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are very clean, updated, and provide all the essentials and even some non-essentials, i.e. refrigerator, microwave and hair dryer. We had booked through Orbitz and had selected a room with 2 double beds, we neglected to check our confirmation which did say King. When we saw the room had a king and there were 3 of us in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a reservation through booking.com and called an hour before the check in to find out if they possibly had a room available already so I could drop off my stuff and head to big sur for the rest of the day. The "owner" as he said he was and don't believe that can be true was beyond rude... More

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28 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good location situated just off Route 1 on way into Monterey - about 5 minutes from the Bay area.. The room was clean and modern with fridge, coffee making facilities and microwave. Big flat screen TV and the bed was very comfortable. Water pressure a bit low at the hand basin. We were charged twice which we noticed when we... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the worst hotel I have seen. The service was terrible. First of all there was never anyone at the front desk until we rang the bell. Secondly we were over-charged by their mistake even though they had the correct record of our reservation. The person was either totally absent-minded or trying to trick us. Thirdly the refrigerator in... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here three nights and loved it. Our room was very nice and comfortable, recently remodeled with beautiful flooring and a huge flat screen T.V. My favorite part of our stay, however, was the heated pool. Super clean and nice and we spent most of our time there. :) The staff was very friendly and accommodating.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed 3 nights here. The only criticisms I have are, the water pressure in the bathroom sink was pretty weak and the wifi was too. It didn't matter too much as the water pressure in the shower/bath was great and I had my phone for any really important internet related needs. Everything was clean and looked... More

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Brentwood, California
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Overall this hotel was okay, I was expecting a lot more because of all of the great reviews. As far as hotel quality goes, I would rate this as a two star. Here are my pros and cons: Pros: Relatively clean Nice bed linens Beds and pillows were comfortable Heated Pool Great location Quiet at night Cons: Extremely small room,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We used the reviews to make our decision on which place to stay while in Monterey. We were glad we stayed here. Can't say more than what has already been said but for a nice clean room that's been totally remodeled at a great price this is the place.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Great value, clean and comfortable. Chopstix Vietnamese restaurant next door is very good as well! Prepaid this and it exceeded our expectations, we just needed abed for the night prior to visiting Big Sur and Pacific Coast Highway.

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Address: 1200 Munras Ave., Monterey, CA 93940
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Monterey Surf Inn 2*
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