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Otter Inn

2.5 of 5
571 Wave St., Monterey, CA 93940
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Ranked #4 of 12 Monterey B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Nipomo, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed here for the great price and the location to cannery row. There is plenty of free parking and only a block to cannery row. We walked to dinner and up and down cannery row to check it out. Had a nice clean room for half of other places in the area.

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Arlington, Virginia
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28 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Given its low cost (relative to other places in the Cannery Row area) we were a little apprehensive about the Otter Inn, but we were pleasantly surprised. We booked a king room with a bay window and (partial) bay view. The bed was very comfortable and we made good use of the mini-fridge, gas logs, and small table. The room... More 

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Portland, OR
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed just one night at the Otter Inn. The staff were accommodating and allowed us to park in the garage underneath the hotel, hours before check in so we didn't have to pay additional money for parking to go to the aquarium. There was a nice basket of snacks given to us at check-in and an elevator. Our room... More 

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San Ramon, California
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41 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice Hotel. Good size room with gas fireplace, nice size mini fridge, good size bathroom. Great view of Monterey Bay from our 3rd floor room. Property has an elevator and luggage cart so no climbing stairs with suitcases. Free parking and wifi. One block from cannery row and four blocks to Monterey Bay Aquarium. Walking distance to many restraunts and... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Otter Inn is in a great location in Monterey - just a couple of blocks from the world-famous aquarium, and the Cannery area with all the bars and restaurants. The room and the bathroom were a little tired, but they were large, clean and comfortable! There was free wifi which was great, although it worked better at times than... More 

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Kingsburg, California, United States
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4 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I took a trip to Monterrey for my little girls birthday and usually were pretty tired at the end of night so I decided this time to rent a room. I thought the price was decent and it looked pretty nice from pictures that were posted on the website. I arrived at 3 and went to check in at front... More 

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La Crosse, Wisconsin
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17 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

If you know you want to travel to the Cannery Row area of Monterey on a budget, this is the place for you! It's a little dated and worn around the edges, but clean. If you are expecting first class, there are plenty of other places in the area at twice (or more) the price for you. The gentleman who... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The hotel is only blocks from Cannery Row. Very easy walk to the action! We moved hotels at the last minute because of location, (we were originally staying at the Presidio way up on the hill) and the front desk manager, Gabriel, was very accommodating and friendly. The room rate was the exact same as the Presidio, and the location... More 

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14 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We couldn't be happier. It's very chill. Not fancy - but neither is Monterey. Just on the edge of the action. Tourist area is an easy walk. Our room is clean, reasonably priced and has a terrific view. The staff couldn't be nicer. The price is beyond fair. No complaints other than the internet being a little sluggish. Make mine... More 

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Glastonbury, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

we picked this place on price and were not disappointed,only one street off cannery Row ( add another 100 bucks) so 2 mins to all the life etc. we were looking for an American experience and Motel and found it and Gabriel our host just added to the experience. We were on the 4th floor with an ocean view !... More 

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