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Butterfly Grove Inn

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1073 Lighthouse Ave, near Central Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We absolutely loved this little inn. The location was exceptional... a very close walk to the beach. It was very quick and easy to get to the highway, downtown Pacific Grove, and even Monterey. The management is exceptional. They were able to take care of all of our needs and every time we would ask for something, they always helped... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at this inn for 2 nights in August 2014. The rooms were really large with 2 double beds. Rooms were clean with parking right outside. We had breakfast both mornings- a selection of toasts, cereals and waffles which was great to start off the day. The inn is situated in a lovely, quiet area and is around a... More

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Munich, Germany
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived at the hotel, it was pretty busy but we were still greeted by friendly personell and received the keys to our room. What was really comfortable was the parking right in front of the room, the size of it and the free wifi. After arrival we had a some problems with the room, mostly they were solved... More

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Fresno, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent the night and were very happy with our hotel choice. A monarch butterfly sanctuary is right next to the property and deer roamed the grounds! The room was very spacious and the bed was very comfortable The staff gave a wonderful dinner suggestion. The breakfast was more than a continental breakfast - waffles cereals muffins were all available.... More

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

Thank you for your positive review. We really appreciate the feedback and you taking the time to write it! We hope to see you soon! More

Livermore, CA
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here first time week 1 of August 2014. We usually stay on other (Southeast) side of Monterey. Maybe a dozen times over the last few decades. Pacific Grove is a pleasant change from the hustle-bustle of Cannery Row. The Butterfly Grove Inn proved to be a find for my wife and I. Adjacent to butterfly sanctuary, large rooms, beds... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Friendly reception, poor breakfast served in an overcrowded reception where guests must wait to sit down, house with carpets reeking of old kinds of different smells, almost nauseating. Room very spacious and quiet, charming location. It will take so little to transform it in a great experience. Good luck.

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

Thank you for your honest feedback. We are indeed listening to all the feedback. Unfortunately the prior management/owner team did not invest back into the property. Therefore we have our work cut out for us. We have many plans in the coming months to improve many of the aspects of the experience. More

San Luis Obispo, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The man who greeted us was friendly and positive. That said-Yikes~ We were desperate for a place to stay and we got a place to stay, but... Dismal interior, bad furniture, so-so mattress, dark, dark room UNTIL NIGHT, when it is literally FLOODED with light, which you can't exclude. Normally i would bury myself under some pillows, but there weren't... More

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Mission Viejo, California
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60 reviews 60 reviews
11 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

It is rated 2-stars for a reason. If you expect a 2-star property, I don't think you will be disappointed. If you are expecting a 3-star property, you will be disappointed. As many others have stated, the property is under new management and I can appreciate that they are trying to make improvements but can not really do that during... More

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

Thank you for your review. Yes, we have many plans to continue to enhance the facility. We appreciate your feedback. More

Stockton, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

The day we arrived we were greeted by a friendly face and was will to make our stay comfortable. The room that we stayed in was very big with 2 queen beds and a great fireplace. I enjoyed even looking at the ceiling as I laid in bed. The outside was wonderful with the Monterey Pines at our fingertips. There... More

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

Thank you and please come again! More

Marin County, California
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I checked in for one night, July 13, based on a friend's great memory of the place from several years ago. It has not been maintained: very worn, spotted carpets and many cosmetic issues. Major complaint was THE LACK OF CLEANLINESS: hair in tub, dirt on sills, dirty light switches, deck and chairs not swept or cleaned off, one outdoor... More

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Address: 1073 Lighthouse Ave, near Central Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Pacific Grove
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Butterfly Grove Inn 2*
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