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Monterey Surf Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1200 Munras Ave., Monterey, CA 93940
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Ranked #37 of 53 Hotels in Monterey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2010
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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2010

the manager was very nice and helpful,excellent service and we will go back and will tell friends about it.

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montereysurfinn, Manager at Monterey Surf Inn, responded to this review

Let me start by thanking you for staying at the Monterey surf inn. I am so happy to hear we could meet all your travel needs. Your feedback is very much appreciated and I can assure you that my staff and I use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2010

Perfectly respectable, clean motel on the outskirts of the town. Good spacious rooms, clean and well maintained. Staff were friendly-ish, but the front desk wasn't always manned. Location is a little bit away from the main drag of the town and it would have been a decent haul up the hill if you were walking. Breakfast was basic but better... More

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Madera, California
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2010

My husband and I just spent the weekend at the Surf Inn, we were originally planning to stay at the Howard Johnsons (next door). When we requested a first floor room the front desk staff called the Surf Inn to see if they could accomate us - they could! The front staff was helpful and the room was great. We... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2010

Very good small hotel, with a comfortable room. The bathroom has a bathtub. All clean and in order. The breakfast is a good starter for the day. The staff is very attentive and kind. Very good option for the price!

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montereysurfinn, Manager at Monterey Surf Inn, responded to this review

Let me start by thanking you for staying at the Monterey surf inn. I am so happy to hear we could meet all your travel needs. Your feedback is very much appreciated and I can assure you that my staff and I use this information to do everything possible to create an enjoyable experience for each of our guests. We... More

Pearisburg, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2010

We rented a room with king size bed late on a Saturday afternoon at $275 because I was sick and needed to get off the road. The room should have only been about $75-100. I feel we were overcharged because it was a weekend and the clerk knew he could take advantage of it since most of the other motels... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2010

As we first arrived we thought "great" nice king bed, new carpet and a clean bathroom. It wasnt long until we discovered there was NO window or ventilation of any sort. Oh wait, there was a tiny slotted vent above our door. We were squished in the corner next to "room 29". Room 29 was occupied by a couple who... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2010

Good sized room, clean and comfortable,large TV, large fridge, microwave, hair drier, ironing board & iron, bath/shower. Good for overnight stay to visit local area. Breakfast usual motel fare but not enough seating, only two small tables so we took it back to the room one morning, some people ate by the pool. Although next to road there was no... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2010

We stayed here for one night on our drive down the California coast. It was the cheapest hotel we stayed in, at $60 for the night. As we turned up in the evening and they had rooms available I think we got a bit of a discount, as the guy on reception seemed keen to get us in. The hotel... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2010 via mobile

This is the most e pensive hotel we have stayed in in California and by far the worst. The basics are covered - clean and okay location (though a longer walk to the coast than expected, 30 minutes). Rooms are dark and smell of stale cigarettes and mould. Not inviting at all. I'd be surprised if anyone has ever used... More

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Broadstone, Dorset, England
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2010

We stayed here for 2 nights in August. Rooms were clean and tidy, and nice bathroom. Pool was good for the kids, but it is right next to the road, which does seem a bit odd at first when sitting next to the traffic. Breakfast was quite good for a small motel like this, with cereal, toast, waffles and danish.... More

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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*
Number of rooms: 27
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