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Clarion Hotel

2.5 of 5 Hotel   |   1046 Munras Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940 (Formerly "Westwind Lodge")
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Ranked #45 of 53 Hotels in Monterey
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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  • Cleanliness
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Sandy, Utah
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

How this very old run down motel can be called a Clarion is beyond me. Front desk claimed to have 2 year old pillow-top mattresses which turned out to be 7 year old low grade mattresses in all their rooms. The breakfast was the first one I've ever seen where ONLY the apples were edible. Broken items that were never... More

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Roseville, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this motel last minute and got a good rate for the area. Read the reviews but went in with an open mind! I was a late check-in and the gentleman was very nice. He gave me the "cottage room" which is right next to the front desk. I was there by myself, so I didn't mind that and... More

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Berlin, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

First: the hotel is 15min walking from Downtown Monterey, ok but that is a distance. The staff was neither friendly nor attentive, the room big but smelly and the AC is loud. Forget the breakfast (it is barely worth mentioning), the pool is ok, the sun terrace is in the shadow and the hot tub... mmh still not good. I... More

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Los Angeles
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

As others have stated - there was a strong musty smell in the room. Kept the window open and the a/c on throughout the night but it does not go away because when we left the room in the morning, the outside air was much fresher and cleaner. The breakfast had china plates, which was a nice plus but otherwise... More

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Seattle, Washington, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Just be careful, never use"name your own price" choosing hotel in monterey area if you needs two beds.It says room assigned when checkin, they would accept your price looks like good deal, however, they always only assign you with one bed, when you request for two beds or rollaway bed, there is extra charge.

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Dont call places with outside door entries "Hotels". They are not. It was rated 2.5 stars on priceline That being said, for the money it is a 5 star place. . Rooms are clean, place is quiet. Bathroom appeared to be newly remodeled with marble in tub area. Good breakfast in morning of waffles, biscuits and gravey.. It is in... More

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Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Perfect room for the price - very clean and staff was very friendly and helpful. Quiet evenings!! Got great sleep, good bed and pillows. WIFI was easy and fast. Great access to local items (Aquarium, beach, downtown). We'll come back!

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Huntington Beach, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Recently took my daughter on a small excursion to visit the Monterey Bay Aquarium traveling along the 1 from Huntington Beach. We wanted to stay closer to the aquarium however there was a large car auction in town the same weekend so lodging was scarce and rates were at a premium. The Clarion was a clean place a little off... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I used Priceline's "name your own price" to get our room because room prices everywhere were significantly higher than normal this weekend due, at least in part, to it being move-in weekend at Cal. State Monterey Bay. Although I got a pretty good price for this weekend, I was still concerned about our stay because I had read a number... More

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Recently came here for a quick stop on a road trip. Not only was front desk super friendly, the room was also extremely clean. This was the best priced hotel along munras with a comfortable stay! Would stay here again!

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Address: 1046 Munras Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940 (Formerly "Westwind Lodge")
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Clarion Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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