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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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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Norwich, Connecticut
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The price was good. The location was better. The room was roomy, nothing scenic but nothing terrible. The receptionist was helpful upon checkin. Not being familiar with the area, I asked her where to go for good burgers. She told me a place, showed me directions on the map and even said it was walking distance. It was. I walked... More 

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Petaluma
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59 reviews 59 reviews
13 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little motel's recent renovation grants you a meticulous setting with all the convenient features of a large chain (refrigerator, microwave, WIFI, flat screen TV) at a modest price. The staff is friendly and ready to serve. Every aspect of it, including being only a half a mile from the heart of Old Downtown Monterey make it a true find.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here and Katelynn was wonderful. She helped me with everything i needed she told me all the good places to go and what to do. You need to give that girl a big raise. I will continue to come back here as long as Katelynn is working here. YOU GO GIRL.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Front desk was nice and helpful. The room was what I expected, nothing fancy, but not a dump. The parking is a little sparse, but does the job. The only place I could find to grab a bite to eat was fast food (Jack in the Box I think) and a small liquor store that had snacks.

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Salzgitter, Germany
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The rooms were spacious but a little bit dark to my likings. There were repairs done when I was there and outside was just a wooden floor which was rather noisy when people left at 5 a.m. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable. The small refrigerator was a bit noisy. There was free parking available and down... More 

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scotland
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74 hotel reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We enjoyed our stay here at the Inn By The Bay, Monterey. The room was clean, cosy and comfortable and wifi was strong. Although the motel is on the main road into Monterey, the room was quiet and we slept well. The bed was comfy and we liked the little table and chair set. it's an easy walk to town,... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

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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52 reviews 52 reviews
22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

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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11 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

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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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

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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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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