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Monterey Bay Inn

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242 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940
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Bakersfield, California, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It might not look like much from the outside, but this hotel really treats you like you're special. Every room has a balcony with a view of Monterey Bay. Go to sleep with the door open and the sound of the waves to lull you to sleep. Wake up to seals barking and the gulls calling. The hotel offers free... More 

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at Monterey Bay Inn, responded to this review

Hi Missy B, Thank you for the 5 star review and for choosing the Monterey Bay Inn while visiting town. We are so pleased to read that our guest room balconies allowed you to enjoy the tranquil ocean waves over breakfast. We must admit there is nothing quite like waking up to the sounds of the ocean! We can't wait... More 

oregon
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

My young daughter and I had a pleasant stay at the Monterey Bay Inn just after Christmas. We stayed in a room with a balcony overlooking the wide bay. I was hoping for the ability to view wildlife, and the Inn and the room provided exceptional viewing. My daughter studied sea otters and got accustomed to watching several swimming and... More 

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at Monterey Bay Inn, responded to this review

Hello SrVago, Thank you for ending your year with us. We hope that you'll have the opportunity to visit in the coming year and are so pleased that our exceptional views allowed your family to sightsee from the comforts of your guest room. There is nothing quite like watching sea otters and sea lions swimming right in front of your... More 

San Mateo, California
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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

My kids loved this accommodation. The novelty of getting breakfast delivered was a hit! Albeit, a room temperature, continental breakfast, it was included in my nightly rate. Further, there were chocolate chip cookies offered in the lobby for an afternoon snack. While this is a lower service hotel (we carried our own luggage to our room), the staff was incredibly... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

On a whim, I decided to go to Monterey for a two day trip. It was New Years, so I wasn't expecting many nice hotels in a reasonable price range. Did some research prior and saw the great reviews on this place. First off, it's right on the water. And it looks like most rooms have ocean views. I was... More 

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at Monterey Bay Inn, responded to this review

Hi mattymatt95125, Thank you for sharing your New Years with us! We hope it was a great end to your year and a wonderful new beginning as we enter 2016. We are so appreciative of your kind compliments and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future for an extended stay. The 4th floor Jacuzzi is a must!... More 

Louisiana
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

This inn was a winner for us. Located on Cannery Row, about midway between Aquarium and Fisherman's Wharf, with easy walking to shops and restaurants. There is a bike/walking path within half a block. We had a fantastic view of the bay, with a small balcony. The room was spacious and nicely furnished. Large marble bathroom. Bed and pillows were... More 

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California
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Our second stay within three months, and it is amazing EVEN with the current construction going on. Management is sincerely available to address ANY issues, and it is not a simple "I am sorry you were inconvenienced (now go away) type of listening. Our favorite rooms are the Bay view with balcony, we stayed in 1424 this time, heaven on... More 

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at Monterey Bay Inn, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you so much Merrillgirl for continually choosing to stay with us during your Monterey travels. It is truly our mission to ensure that each of our guests enjoy their stay and encourage our guests to contact us should there be anything we can do make their stay more enjoyable. We sincerely hope that we will have the opportunity... More 

oregon
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81 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

We spent a few days over Christmas and we had a fabulous room overlooking the ocean and the opposite end of the bay of Monterey. Everything was really near perfection, starting with the courtesy of all personnel, the room, the jacuzzi on top of the hotel, the parking and the location in general. I certainly intend returning and I will... More 

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at Monterey Bay Inn, responded to this review

Hi 77G, Thank you for your spectacular review and for joining us over the holidays. We could not be more delighted and are so pleased that you found our Inn to be nearly perfect on a variety of levels, from our courteous staff to our picturesque ocean views. We hope that we might be lucky enough to welcome you back... More 

Irvine, California
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32 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2015

We booked this place on our way back from San Francisco to LA via PCH 1. This was our starting point for the Journey. The Front Desk employee was a little off (End of Shift). We got the Oceanview Room. The room was very clean and big. The bathroom was super clean . The Aveda products were a bonus. The... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

We loved this hotel. The location is incredible, overlooking the ocean in Monterey bay. Rooms were spacious and very comfortable with everything you could possibly need. They even provide binoculars so you can watch the seals and Pelicans from your balcony. There is a hot tub on the roof where you can sit and soak with an ocean view. Staff... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

We stayed at the hotel for two nights to celebrate our 25th anniversary. We splurged on the panoramic ocean view room and have enjoyed every minute. The fireplace makes it cozy on a rainy day, the soaking tub with harbor view is great and we spent an hour watching all kinds of birds and seals in the bay outside our... More 

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