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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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Ranked #6 of 17 hotels in Pacific Grove
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Rebecca1296 Munich, Germany
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  • Location
    4.5 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
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Munich, Germany
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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42 reviews 42 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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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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Dana Point, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Huge, clean, room with vaulted ceiling and fireplace just like photo on website. Now that's truth in advertising!. Staff was friendly, eager to please. We loved the Thai restaurant that was recommended. The Inn is located in a pleasant setting close to beach and aquarium. Only complaint was I could not get the poolside jacuzzi to work and at that... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Very nicely kept place, the staff was very friendly and accommodating. The accommodations are very clean and rooms are big, new appliances in room ,newer beds clean sheets... Pool was nice and warm...

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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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Rest assured knowing you will have a relaxing guest experience at an affordable rate when you choose our convenient lodging in Pacific Grove, CA. We offer a variety of lodging options suitable for any California traveler.Located near the tip of the Monterey Peninsula, our Inn makes for beautiful views from nearly every room, with some rooms facing the popular butterfly grove. Deer are a frequent sight on our grounds. You can hear the barking of the seals and crashing waves, enhancing the peaceful atmosphere of the Inn. ... more   less 
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