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Asilomar Conference Grounds

2.0 of 5 Resort   |   800 Asilomar Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
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Ranked #8 of 16 hotels in Pacific Grove
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco Bay Area
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

How fortunate we are that the historic Asilomar buildings and fabulous grounds have been saved for us and for future generations to enjoy! Asilomar is truly a treasure. Considering the variety of groups and sheer numbers of people they accommodate, Aramark does a great job keeping this conference center running smoothly. It works well for people of all ages -... More

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Manhattan, Kansas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Asilomar is located in a great place along the coast! The more rustic setting provides a welcome retreat to a frequent traveler. I found a couple of necessities to be severely lacking. My room did not have soap or shampoo and I did not realize until I was getting in the shower. I later learned this was just an oversight... More

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San Jose, CA
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the Live Oak building. They have 10 rooms and a shared living room with fireplace. I was thinking this would be great for family reunions or friends' weekend get-together. At dinner we met our "building mates" and they were in fact there to celebrate a family member's birthday. The meals are family-style seating after you get your... More

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Considering the price of an average night nearby; this is a deal, not a deal and a half. The service and history of Asilomar make it special. Front desk, cafe, and room staff are very good. We heard there was supposed to be a Meditative Ambience. Not there, at least not that week. Lots of kids banging on the piano... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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114 reviews 114 reviews
12 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was my first time in this type of place. A little bit outdated and rustic for me, but the nature and things to do with family or friends are great. I went for a conference and didn't like it for that, but for vacation and resting I would. The bedroom cabins are outdated. Resembling the 70s.....it reminded me of... More

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Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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66 reviews 66 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first time here and the Monterey pines are magnificent! Being so close to the beach and Pacific Ocean is amazing. They are doing many improvements to the setting by putting in lovely brick paver paths. I like having the internet. I do not mind having no tv and no phone. However, the burnt orange bathroom counter really... More

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sparks nv
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23 reviews 23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the third time I've stayed here, twice in historic rooms, once in a newer room. Don not expect luxury, although the rooms were very clean and the newer ones quite nice with decks. The older ones are cramped, but absolutely unique and each group of historic rooms shares a lovely living room with fireplace, great for reading, board... More

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Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, Brazil
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time i went to asilomar for a congress, i must say, i hate it, no TV, no phone in the rooms, no wifi!!! it was like being in a episode of Survivor! This second time, though, i truly understand Asilomar, its peaceful night, it was another congress, but i needed peace, no TV, no phones seem to me like... More

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I spent 3 nights at Asilomar at a meeting; I had been there about 6 times previously,, and love it. It is rustic and tranquil, and almost functions as a retreat. They are upgrading some of the paths to make it more disabled-friendly. The rooms are comfortable, not luxurious. Bathrooms are a bit small. The staff is low-key but helpful.... More

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Porto, Portugal
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22 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I was there for a conference and stayed for 3 nights. The rooms and conference center are located in a beautiful setting, near the Pacific and full of vegetation, deer and squirrels. The rooms were very nice, clean and cozy. I think the food and service at the restaurant was ok but a little below expectations. A very very nice... More

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Also Known As:
Asilomar Conference Grounds Hotel Pacific Grove
Asilomar Conference Grounds Hotel
Asilomar Conference Grounds Pacific Grove
Asilomar Conference Center
Asilomar Hotel
Address: 800 Asilomar Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
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Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Pacific Grove
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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#1 Green Hotel in Pacific Grove
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Asilomar Conference Grounds 2*
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