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Inn By The Bay Monterey

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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Cambria, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

First of all the hotel is clean, and fairly recently renovated, and the Owner/ Manager Nisha is very nice. I arrived at the hotel from my home in Nicaragua to attend my fathers 90th birthday party scheduled for the following day. On my long trip from Nicaragua to Monterey I became very ill. At about 5am, my conditioned worsened and... More 

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

Dear Guest, I do recall speaking with you in regards to the situation you endured with being very ill from your trip prior to arriving in Monterey. Katelynn is fairly new to the hotel and I will speak to her about extending a complimentary 12noon check out to our guests of which I do offer to all guests currently. She... More 

Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Our one-night stay at the Inn by the Bay was fabulous, and it surpassed any expectations I had from other motel stays. We arrived early and found that we had a choice of rooms: an older room, which was ready immediately, or a refurbished room, which was currently receiving a brand new carpet and we would have to wait a... More 

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

Thank you so much for the wonderful review. We work hard to ensure a comfortable stay for all of our guests. More 

Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Great price+excellent location=worth considering for Monterey. Good size room. Good wifi included. No breakfast. Helpful staff. Easy to get to Cannery Row, where the restaurant and drink choices are endless.

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Norwich, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

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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14 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

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

Thank you for the review. We are very fortunate to have someone like Katelynn here with us. We are very lucky. Thank you. More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

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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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
139 helpful votes 139 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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20 helpful votes 20 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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