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Monterey Bay Inn

3.5 of 5 242 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940
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penelope1976
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25 reviews 25 reviews
23 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

The hotel is a great location if you are visiting Monterey. It's on the end of Cannery Row away from much of the action, but it is a short walk. We had an ocean front room, which was lovely! We really enjoyed sitting on the balcony listening to the seals talk to each other. The biggest complaint of all is... More

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Redding, California
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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is located at the far end of Cannery Row. They have a rooftop hot tub with an awesome view! The room we had had a balcony view of the Bay and a couch for sitting area. The rooms were clean and well appointed. The room included an in-room continental breakfast, nothing fancy...but it was nice to have it... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was surprisingly our favourite hotel of the 6 we stayed at during our road trip In California. It is not the highest end or most luxurious hotel we stayed in, but the room, the view and the reception service was better than most hotels we stay in despite being the cheapest hotel that we stayed in. The hotel... More

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

Thank you for your kind words and for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Monterey Bay Inn. We are so pleased that we became your favorite hotel during your road trip around California. As a boutique hotel, we strive to offer our guests a more intimate experience with friendly and attentive service and we want to... More

Santa Barbara, California, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We originally booked one night there with a city view for this past Labor day weekend. We got there 4 hours earlier than we were suppose to but our room was already view and, to our surprise, we had been upgraded to an ocean view for no extra charge. We definitely had a beautiful view, and our room was great... More

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

We are thrilled that you had such an incredible experience as our guest. Our Ocean View Rooms offer truly picturesque views of the bay and we were glad you had the opportunity to enjoy. We want to thank you your kind words regarding our staff and will be sure to share your experience with them. We hope to welcome you... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a night at the Monterey Bay Inn for our honeymoon. We were so happy that we did! The oceanfront room was worth the money. The views are amazing and you can listen to the sea lions barking away. We slept with the patio open just so my husband could check if they still barked at night. Some suggestions:... More

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here in April 2014. The location on Cannery Row is great. the customer service was fantastic. They were able to easily and happily accommodate our early check-in request. The view was super. One small issue was the unpleasant smell, which seemed to be coming from a building next door. Of course, no fault of MBU. So, overall great experience.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here for our anniversary and I wanted to a special room, so we got the Oceanfront Balcony, it was fantastic. The room is modern, 42" TV w/ DirectV and DVD player. Mini Fridge and a comfortable bed. When we arrived we had a bottle of Wine and chocolates in our room with a card, this was completely unexpected... More

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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71 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't beat the location, it's within walking distance of pretty much everything in Monterey. Our room was very very spacious, the bathroom ..a dream!! We liked the breakfast in the room, the food was of good quality. We would recommend this place as the staff were friendly and helpful, the room was very clean, and overall, despite the crowd... More

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Dublin_Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in this boutique hotel for one night. The location is fantastic. Easy access from Highway 1 having driven down from San Francisco. Our corner room was beautifully appointed and we had a wonderful view which overlooked the small bay and Fisherman's Warf, with the sound of the seals drifting over the water - really romantic . Breakfast was delivered... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at Monterey Bay Inn from Sat / Mon recently with my daughter - girls weekend away. Location was stunning, customer service excellent, room and amenities were exactly as noted on web! Second floor room overlooking park / bay was fantastic. The entire hotel smells clean and fresh, and we appreciated the cookies - fruit in the lobby! The breakfast... More

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

We are so appreciative of your review and are delighted that you found the Monterey Bay Inn to be the perfect location for your Mother/Daughter weekend. We always try to provide a welcoming atmosphere for our guests and are pleased that you enjoyed the fruit and cookies in our lobby along with our complimentary breakfast delivery. We hope that these... More

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Address: 242 Cannery Row, 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 — Monterey Bay Inn 3.5*
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