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Monterey Surf Inn

2.0 of 5
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1200 Munras Ave., Monterey, CA 93940
Monterey Surf Inn
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Ranked #33 of 54 Hotels in Monterey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Room was totally new and very clean. The road traffic was quiet to non existent at night. OK coffee available in the lobby in the AM. Refrigerator in the room. Planning to stay there when ever in Monterey.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

We stayed one night and were reasonably happy. The bed was okay. Room was recently updated. I liked the tile and laminate floors because it's easy to see that they are clean. (Some motels with carpets are just disgusting.) The woman at the front desk was efficient with checking us in. I do wish that she was better equipped to... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Reviewed this motel long ago. Since then, great breakfasts and friendliness are gone, extremely slow and inconsistent internet hookup, pool remains unheated. Room lighting is poor. Sink is outside bathroom, making it inconvenient while others are sleeping. Make sure you double lock the doors and put out the "do not disturb" sign, otherwise the maid will attempt entry way before... More 

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Dunnellon, Florida
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57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

X stayed here the first night in California room was cute and clean and obviously resently updated. Great price and 6 minutes from Connery road which is really fun and read on the beach lots of restaurants and shopping I highly recommend this cute little place

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

The room was really spacious and clean, the room was always clean and the price was very reasonable. The location isn't ideal but we understood that the price reflected that. Pool and wifi available. Overall quite satisfied.

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Modesto, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

This is the second time that we have stayed at this hotel and we rather enjoy it. This time we only paid $39 per night and for that we are in a good-sized room with dual queen beds, fridge and microwave. This is the lowest we have ever paid for a room in Monterey and that makes a cheapskate like... More 

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Palmer, Alaska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

We were traveling with 3 adults and 2 children and booked 2 rooms--they put us in rooms spread out, so the kids kept going back and forth between their mom, aunt and grandma. Would have been better if they had put us together (why else would we book 2 rooms at the same time?). That said, it's a close drive... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

This motel is cozy , well appointed and maintained. The gentleman who checked me in was friendly. No problem with this place. I will be staying here again. I highly recommend Monterey Surf! I stayed at the motel 6 which is next door and was highly disappointed. I am happy here!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We stayed 2 nights which was perfect time to drive up from SLO, explore Big Sur rest in a comfortable place, spend the next day in Monterey Bay Aquarium with dinner in Carmel, go back and rest before the 17 mile drive through Pebble Beach and head back down the coast. The room was clean but it did get pretty... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

It was very clean, had good showers. Be aware that room #8 does not have windows (i really didn't care, but it can bother someone). Really good option for 1 or 2 nights for a competitive price in the area.

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