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Inn By The Bay Monterey

2.0 of 5 936 Munras Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940 (Formerly El Adobe Inn)
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Shrivenham, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was a very nice hotel and we had a nice, big, comfortable room. It looked like a nice quiet location and we had a room right at one end, which we thought would be perfect. Unfortunately, our room was right by the smoking area, so not only was there a lot of disturbance from smokers chatting loudly just outside... More

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21 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

During our CA-Trip we stayed in the motel for a night, that was ok, the reception area looked alright but the room was a little run-down some appliances didnt work properly. But we had a nice view on the bay!

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Vienna, Austria
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

nice, comfortable "Motel" just off Highway 1; but within walking distance to city-center and the Wharf.....; rooms are small but well kept (and clean) and nicely decorated ; service is friendly and helppful; no luxury but everything you need for a (few) night(s) on a road-trip; free parking available on the property (next to the door in our case) will... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great non chain accommodation. Room was really nice and very spacious,very clean and huge bathroom. Very walkable to downtown and Fisherman's Wharf. A nice 30 min walk to Cannery Row, which is well worth the walk. Staff could not have been more helpful with both check in and tourist enquiries. I would thoroughly recommend staying here and would love to... More

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We stayed here for one night on our road trip, but wished we had stayed for 2! It was a really lovely and large room, with two very large comfortable beds. Big tv, however no fridge in our room. There is aircon but it is very noisy, however if you have a room with back doors/windows overlooking the sea there... More

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Hook, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

4days here,seemed like an Eternity ,whatever do avoid,advertised as BB ,instant disgusting coffee only ,reception staff took Rudeness to a higher level,even Africa has better Standards(sorry Africa)Minimum service,when handing in Keys ,Receptionist did not even acknowledge me or reply to my Goodbye. Thank you Ms Patel for spoiling our Vacation

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nishhhh09, General Manager at Inn By The Bay Monterey, responded to this review

My sincerest apologies to you for our lack of response to your "Good bye" We ensure we greet every guest upon arrival and upon departure. The only time we may not be able to respond is when we are on a phone call taking private credit card information for a future reservation. I have spoken to all of my staff... More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The lodge is very convenient to restaurants, shopping, churches and most of all Fisherman's Wharf. No breakfast but a discount was offered at a near by restaurant ( Kathy's) was great. Carpet was being installed in rooms but they were gone by 5:00. Clean, good bed and we liked the shower no tub.

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Midpines, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Formerly El Adobe Inn is a great place to stay, it is clean and comfortable and reasonably priced. Misha the new manager and daughter of the owners has been on a remodel campaign and has really improved the rooms. I stay with them monthly, have for the past 2 years and never had anything but a positive experience. I highly... More

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Toronto, Ontario
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

This was the cheapest place we booked along our west coast trip from LA to SF - about $100/night/room. I was initially anxious to see what would be there for us on arrival after a bad experience in San Simeon ( which had also been rated highly on Trip Advisor) but was pleasantly surprised, and relieved, upon arrival. We had... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The location is good, there are several restaurants and markets also gas stations around. The room is clean and fine for the family. The staff is helpful. I like the plants and the beautiful flowers outside. However, it is a little overpriced during July.

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Address: 936 Munras Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940 (Formerly El Adobe Inn)
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Inn By The Bay Monterey 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
El Adobe Hotel Monterey
El Adobe Motel

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