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Butterfly Grove Inn

2.0 of 5
1073 Lighthouse Ave, near Central Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Ventura, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I recently spent three nights at the Butterfly Grove Inn based on the recommendations on Tripadvisor and I was very disappointed. After talking to the management, I realize they are trying hard to upgrade the hotel but at this time I can not recommend staying there. We stayed in the multistory, 100 year old house/building that is on the property... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We like staying at non-chain motels because they typically have charm. This motel was clean, the room was HUGE, the beds were comfortable, and the breakfast was exactly what we expected. With that said, the location was quite off the beaten trail so there was not a lot within walking distance (for a family with small kids) to see or... More 

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Malvern, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a large complex, but you feel like you are out of the main stream. Apparently these are new owners and are doing upgrades a little at a time. The room was large and clean. We had 2 doubles and a fireplace plus a frig at $134. It needed a new rug and the chairs needed replacing, but very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Butterfly Grove Inn is both comfortable and peaceful. We stayed for 6 nights and I cannot think of even one negative. If you like to walk it is not far from downtown Pacific Grove and the Monarch Sanctuary is lietrally adjacent to the property. I spent one afternoon reading on a bench in the sun watching butterflies flit by. It... More 

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

We stayed at this hotel 2/20/15-2/22/15. I have stayed here a few times before and it was always a decent hotel in a very good location. It is under new management and they are making some improvements. The room we stayed in was freshly painted and appeared to have new carpet. The beds were good. The grounds and butterfly sanctuary... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

This nice inn is situated in the Monarch Butterfly sanctuary and it was lovely to see the butterflies fluttering about outside the room. The bed was comfortable, the room was clean, and the fireplace kept us nice and toasty. Breakfast was filling, but could have had some hard boiled eggs or yogurt for protein. The pool and hot tub were... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Spent 1 night. Location is amazing! It is really right next to the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary, I've seen butterflies from my window. And there were couple of deers near the office building! Room I have stayed in was spacious, clean, but a bit shabby (old wooden windows, wallpapers,...). Breakfast is very interesting: you could cook waffles with maple syrup by... More 

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Concord, California
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

We just spent two delightfully relaxing days at the Inn in late January. The room was large with a fireplace, refrigerator, microwave and a small cooking area. It was nicely furnished and quite clean. Our days were a bit cold so we didn't use the pool or hot tub but they looked very inviting. The Inn is close to our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

You can't beat the location. Quiet, beautiful tall trees, and right next to the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary Grove. The new owners are working as fast as they can to make upgrades and address any problems...ie. better sound-proofing of rooms. Very quaint on the outside, the rooms open up inside with high ceilings and gas fireplaces. Convenient to have a fridge... More 

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ButterflyGroveInn, General Manager at Butterfly Grove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for noticing the new updates. We are listening to our customers and trying to improve the overall experience. We hope to see you soon! More 

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61 reviews 61 reviews
4 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

Located just off of Lighthouse Ave. in Pacific Grove the Inn is within easy walking distance to the butterfly sanctuary, Pt. Pinos Lighthouse, Pacific Grove Municipal Golf Course and the coastline of the Monterey peninsula. Downtown Pacific Grove is walkable if you have the time and energy. The inn part of the name is somewhat misleding. The property is more... More 

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