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Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1252 Munras Ave., Monterey, CA 93940
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband andcI stayed at The Comfort Inn By the Sea and were pleasantly surprised. We had just called for a room while on the road we were going to stay one night. We ended up staying two more nights. The room was small very clean and since we only really slept there we were very satisfied with the accomodations.... More

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear MarDick, Thank you so kindly for the positive comments and feedback! I am pleased you decided to stay two extra nights with us! Thank you for recognizing the hard work of our housekeeping team. They work so hard to make sure everything is perfect for each and every guest. Guest service is our number one goal, so I am... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
49 hotel reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Probably the most disappointing hotel/motel on our 3 weeks in CA. The bed was tiny and the mattress old and uncomfortable. The walls were paper thin. I was woken at 3AM by an amorous couple next door. I'm no Puritan but I would like a good nights sleep.. That's the very least I expect from any place I stay, and... More

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear simonlovell100, Thank you for taking the time to complete our online survey regarding your recent stay at our hotel. I am so sorry to hear that you were unable to get a good nights rest Next time please contact the front desk with any issues or discomfort. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for... More

Midlothian, Virginia
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55 reviews 55 reviews
16 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff, decent size room (although the carpet had a lot of ground-in dirt and really needed a good shampoo), nice bathroom facilities and very clean. Breakfast is the very basic Comfort Inn stuff, but they didn't do a very good job of cleaning up and keeping up with food refills. Very limited space, so you had to move fast... More

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear 103PatD, I truly appreciate your comprehensive feedback. We want to hear the experience of our guests, good or bad. I have met with the housekeeping staff regarding the carpets. Thank you for bringing it to my attention. I have also informed our Breakfast Hostess to make sure all breakfast items are well stocked. Thank you for the great compliment... More

Leighton Buzzard
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first impressions on pulling into the hotel, confirms its more of a motel than hotel. Yes there are lovely plants, but that was about our only positive. The room was small, the shower room very small. The sink was in the main sleeping area, which we found very odd. The air conditioning unit very loud, the hotel walls very... More

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Samson55 On behalf of our entire team, I would like to apologize for failing to meet and exceed your expectations. It is certainly not indicative of the fine quality we have represented over the past years. We take pride in our hotel and collectively we are extremely disappointed that your stay was certainly not a good experience. I hope... More

Montreal, Canada
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10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed only one night in Monterey. This motel is very well maintained. Many flowers all around, very clean room, comfy bed, lots of pillows and no noise. We had the chance to have a very large bathroom with a ceramic shower ! Free parking just in front of our room. Free wifi in the room. This is a very... More

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Caroline B, Thank you for your kind words and compliments of our property! We do our very best to keep our hotel in beautiful condition for our wonderful guests. First Impressions are very important, and we want to make a great one on you! I have shared your kind compliment to our housekeeping staff. They work hard to make... More

Andover, New Jersey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only staying 1 nite, but still received a very warm welcome at the front desk. A very nice room for the money, clean and spacious. Continental breakfast had hot food and all was delicious. Munras Ave location is convenient to downtown Monterey.

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear Mary, Thank you for reviewing your recent stay! We are delighted you enjoyed your room and our complimentary breakfast during your one night visit. Whether you are staying for a month or a day, we want each and every guest to know how delighted we are that they chose to stay with us. Thank you! We hope you had... More

Santa Cruz, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a small but very clean room. There was a yummy, warm breakfast in the morning. We were able to take our Lacey girl doggie, which is important to us when traveling. It was a good value for a basic room you just want to sleep in, not spend a lot of time in.

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear seashoregal05. I’m delighted to hear you found our hotel to be comfy and very clean. We take the cleanliness of our hotel very seriously, and know our guests do too! We are happy to hear Lacey also enjoyed her visit. Our four legged guests are just as important as our two legged guests! We hope you and Lacey will... More

Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

was a very quaint hotel, clean, and had an old motor lodge type setting and feeling but was modernized....we stayed in a room with a king bed and a separate room had a twin bed with the largest bathroom I have ever seen in a hotel....was a nice place to stop for overnight accommodations or more if you are wanting... More

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear missingsomeone2, I’m happy to hear you had a wonderful stay with us. Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay for fellow travelers. It is the voice of our guests that we value the most. I hope you were able to take advantage of our close proximity of all that Monterey has to offer.... More

Chicago, Illinois
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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel was no where what i expected for the money-the only thing good was its location--the shower drain would stick causing me to manually hold it up from time to time to allow the water to drain-the desk lamp had one burned out bulb and one that was about to fall off-the room was musty-the pool was being cleaned... More

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

Dear JohnGenova, Please accept my apologies for failing to meet your expectations. I’m sorry for the issues you encountered while our guest. I have shared your comments with our maintenance team and they have corrected any issues with your room. In regards to the pool, we actually have two pools. The larger of the two is always in operation, heated,... More

Stamford, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked as a one night stop over on our way from SF to LA. Quick pleasant knowledgeable receptionist aided progress to our accommodation and choice of sightseeing. Room allocated was massive clean, tidy and well presented, comfortable bed with parking directly outside. Price included the breakfast which was not expected good selection, hot cold with a most attentive member of... More

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Management247, Front Office Manager at Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea, responded to this review

• Dear skeg289 We are delighted you chose our property as your stopover on your way to Los Angeles! Thank you for your kind words in regards to our knowledgeable staff, clean rooms, comfortable beds, and tasty breakfast. We appreciate your compliments and hope you enjoyed your stopover in Monterey! We hope to see you on your way home to... More

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Address: 1252 Munras Ave., Monterey, CA 93940
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Comfort Inn Monterey by the Sea 2*
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Comfort Inn is ideally located in Historic Monterey, within close proximity (2-15 miles) to major attractions in Monterey plus beaches,golf and many more activities for families,couples or individual travellers. 1 exit away from Pebble Beach/Carmel. Walk to restaurants/shopping/theaters. Gateway to Big Sur. Book your next room, getaway package deals, or call direct for group rates and enjoy all that Monterey has to offer. Take advantage of our off season rates and Aquarium package, whale watching package and Romance package. ... more   less 
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