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    Howard Johnson Marina at Monterey Bay

    416 Reservation Rd, Marina, CA 93933-3320
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    • Excellent58%
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    “gas station” (47 reviews)
    “mini mart” (12 reviews)
    “free cookies” (8 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 521 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    We stayed here one night while visiting the Monterey Bay Aquarium and Santa Cruz. If you've priced hotels in either of these towns, you know how expensive they are. Marina was a good location just outside of Monterey (and about 40 mins. from Santa Cruz)....More

    Thank Traci A
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My daughter and I stayed here for a few days over the 4th of July holiday and found it to be very nice. The rooms were clean and updated. I did not feel unsafe at all. Didn't see anyone hanging around the gas station. We...More

    Thank jac4444
    Response from Terry B, Owner at Howard Johnson Marina at Monterey BayResponded 3 weeks ago

    jac4444 Thank you for taking the time to write a review. Yes we were busy do to the extended 4th "weekend" lots of people beating the heat and visiting Monterey. As you have noted we are close to all of the great Monterey Bay sights....More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Our short stay was pleasant. Only pet peeve I had was that I put my do not disturb sign out on the door knob and took out the rubbish. I told the room service lady not to go inside my room. When I came back...More

    Thank Miriam C
    Response from Terry B, Owner at Howard Johnson Marina at Monterey BayResponded 1 week ago

    Miriam C I am very sorry that we entered your room with the Do Not Disturb sign. I will have our GM talk to our housekeeping staff about honoring your displayed request. Thank you for your patience and again I am sorry.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed here on an overnight stay while attending the Monterey Bay Aquarium. We were looking for something clean but affordable and we found it! This hotel is just a short drive from Monterey in Marina, CA. The staff both in the evening while checking...More

    Thank virgomel66
    Response from Terry B, Owner at Howard Johnson Marina at Monterey BayResponded 1 week ago

    virgomel66 Thank you for taking the time to write a review and for choosing us for your stay. I hope you took advantage of our 2 days for the price of one at the Aquarium plus no lines by purchasing your Aquarium tickets at our...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed one night on a road trip to whale watching in Moss Landing. At first I was concerned because there is a gas station next to it, but it was quiet. Our room was a 2nd floor king room and was very spacious with...More

    Thank sixpetstoomany
    Response from Terry B, Owner at Howard Johnson Marina at Monterey BayResponded 1 week ago

    sixpetstoomany Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We do own the gas station and Mini Mart as well and try to keep things quite and well maintained. We are a travelers Motel with a "home away from home" feeling. Our large...More

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    csthreatt
    September 1, 2015|
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    Response from Terry B | Property representative |
    csthreatt Thank you for the input. I am not a shy type so I appreciate the input to be a little more circumspect.
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    Lechner2003
    July 8, 2015|
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    Response from Terry B | Property representative |
    jaysue is correct that weekdays are usually cheaper. July and August are always very busy especially during AutoWeek where reservations are sometimes a year in advance due to attendance at Pebble Beach.
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    Danny D
    March 22, 2015|
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    Response from Terry B | Property representative |
    Danny It is about 20 minutes. 9 miles on a 4 lane freeway that goes from Marina to Monterey. The Aquarium is there as well and you can get tickets at our front desk that will give you 2 days for the price of one... More
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    "The rooms are on two floors with no elevator so if you don't want to walk up stairs, book a room on the..."
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    "We had a king room that was very spacious with a desk, small fridge, microwave, one luggage rack, sitting..."
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    "Room 107 is without adjoining guest rooms."
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