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Lighthouse Lodge & Cottages

3.0 of 5 1150 Lighthouse Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950 (Formerly Lighthouse Lodge & Suites)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • 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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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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St Andrews/Sacramento CA
18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Or cups in the room or a working coffee pot- Since we did not get refills on coffee, I guess that was OK- We were on the Lodge side, overlooking the cemetery, so very quiet- We were told we could go to the Cottage side, which is where they had the nice wine and snacks....That side was great, until we... More 

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San Rafael, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in room #111 in mid Feb 2015. There were dozen flies at the entrance way. As soon as we unlocked and opened the door, 1/2 dozen flies came in. The room looked very rundown. Back patio sliding door windows were so filthy and hazy. Only view was the fallen tree directly to the patio. A towel found with... More 

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

I stayed for 3 nights and 4 days. My room was right by the front office. But it was quite and comfortable just the same. Breakfast was average but good. The staff was helpful and courteous. I don't spend much time in a motel room. I only book one to shower and sleep. So the Lighthouse Lodge met both needs... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

We booked a 1 night stay on January 7th, 2015 as a little getaway from the valley. When we arrived at the guest registration they said we would be staying in the cottages across the street, which I was glad because a cemetery is attached to the other property. The cottage area is nice from the outside but the rooms... More 

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San Rafael, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We were very pleased with our stay at Lighthouse Lodge & Cottages. Our room was located across the street from where you check in. The room was clean & spacious; the bed was comfortable; the gas fireplace added a romantic touch. Our little patio faced the houses and ocean behind our room. Breakfast was served in a lovely, large well... More 

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San Francisco, California
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

TA and other sites have this listed as a 3 star place, but like Motel 6 or less. We found a deal for $150 a night and after looking at the hotels photos (bait and switch using the higher end rooms photos) on-line we decided to give it a try. Bad idea!!!! The room had mold in several areas of... More 

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san leandro, california
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I love Pacific Grove and Monterey and was looking for a place where I could take my dog. I found the Lighthouse Lodge and have stayed there each time afterwards when I went to the Monterey Bay. The rooms are spacious and the beds are very comfortable. The rooms on the 2nd floor have balconies and some have views of... More 

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Sonoma County
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I also bought the recent Groupon, and felt thoroughly misled. Whatever they charge per night regularly, it wasn't worth the reduced rate of $88 per night on Groupon. While the property is perfectly located near the ocean in Pacific Grove, and the nearby cemetery guarantees quiet nights, the room was dismal - room was dark, brown nylon curtain, a 1-inch... More 

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Carmichael, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I always check TripAdvisor before I book a room, but this time I relied on a recommendation from another facility that accepts dogs (as does Lighthouse). I assumed it would be similar quality and have some of the same amenities. My room was the lowest priced one (queen). I didn't check the other room offers, as I should have. If... More 

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Campbell, CA
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44 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

I stayed at this hotel because I had a Groupon, which cost $115. There are two properties, the one where I stayed, and a more expensive one half a block away, which includes a wine and appetizer reception and a chef-cooked breakfast. (The front desk said those rooms were over $200.) Our room was pretty standard, though it did have... More 

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Address: 1150 Lighthouse Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA 93950 (Formerly Lighthouse Lodge & Suites)
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Pacific Grove
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Lighthouse Lodge & Cottages 3*
Number of rooms: 95
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Also Known As:
Lighthouse Lodge And Suites
Lighthouse Resort Pacific Grove
Lighthouse Pacific Grove

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