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Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay

3.5 of 5 2 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service but no air conditioning. I am sweating my balls off. But unusually hot for October. Good location and bar/restaurant on site. Would stay here again. A little pricey but location convenient. Have to pay for parking. Valet service was excellent

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pro: good location Cons: No free internet (didn't buy it so I am not sure how much they charge) Parking fee is $17 per night Couldn't sleep well because of noise from street. They need to improve the noise insulation.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am staying here for 1 night for business and am disappointed it's not longer. The room is spacious and inviting. The bed is very comfortable and the bathroom has ample space. It has a large patio that is very comfortable and the best for relaxing with a bottle of wine. Everything you need is within walking distance. Good restaurant,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been here a couple of times as my company uses this hotel for our national meetings. The rooms are quite clean and comfortable. Very posh. The foyers is a great place to lounge. Peter B's is a great place to grab a quality burger and a beer in the evening. The pier is right there to enjoy and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I spent 2 nights here last month. It is located directly next to the pier (great food and shopping) and has a great steak house in the lobby. We took the Wine Trolley tour that meets in the lobby of the hotel. It was a GREAT time. The rooms were nice, staff was very friendly.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Portola Hotel & Spa for a conference and it was great. The room was excellent for the price and Fisherman's Wharf is literally 50 yards away, with loads of shops and restaurants. The downtown area, with more shops and restaurants, is right out the front door. The perfect centrally located hotel in all of Monterey.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here in mid September for the 1st time. The hotel is very central, and walking distance to the water, shopping and restaurants. Self-parking in the hotel garage was $17 per day. The staff were very helpful. The lobby has a open layout, with seating areas, has a relaxed feel to it. Was surprised that hotel did not have Central... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed two nights at the Portola during an anniversary trip. The location can't be beat in Monterey Bay, close to restaurants and shopping and within walking distance to the Aquarium and other sights along the way. I had asked for a harbor view room high enough for a nice view and the hotel delivered. The rooms were reasonably large,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay at the Portola Hotel and Spa was a good one. It was the second time I've stayed there. It is just across the street from the Old Fisherman's Wharf, so you can hear the sea lions barking... The lobby staff are friendly and very helpful--I get lost (turned around) easily, and they were always happy to guide me... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second stay at the Portola and it is still a great place to stay while in Monterey. The rooms are very nice and the service is excellent. We requested a room with a view of the Bay and it was beautiful. Parking is reasonable and the location is great; walk out of the hotel and you are... More

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Address: 2 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay 3.5*
Number of rooms: 379
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