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Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

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Arroyo Grande, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We upgraded our room to ocean view. The view was beautiful but the crashing waves were so loud it kept up awake even with the windows tightly closed. It was nerve wracking not relaxing. Overall though, the room was clean and updated, staff was helpful and friendly and amenities were above average in quality. We have stayed at many places... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Me and my wife went here as a stop on our honeymoon and have to say hotel is stunning! Everything was lovely and staff can't do enough for you! Valet parking, bell service, concierge, reception, they are all brilliant! My favourite part is the roof top spar. An absolute must if staying here as the view is probably one of... More 

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked this hotel as part of our 18 day road trip around California. The hotel is located right on the bay on Cannery Road. We arrived on Thursday around 4.45pm and was faced with a long queue to get into the hotel entrance. I am not sure if this is normal for this hotel, but the valet staff where certainly... More 

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Sulphur Springs, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We've stayed here several times over the past 15 years and it never disappoints. This time we took our grown daughters and they were amazed how wonderful it is. Since we were last there, they combined the two restaurants into one -- Schooners -- and it was amazing. We sat outside and were comfortable with their heaters. The food was... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Im so disapointed. Jesse the bar tender or whatever his mame is, was not comfortable serving me a drink on the bar on a hefty sunday. Its an expensive hotel but i have come a long way and i have logged here 2 times before. No problems and the service has been good. I bring my wife becaud she would... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel is beautiful, very nice staff. Very disappointed in the booking, I booked the room for my husbands 50th birthday 4 months in advance directly with the hotel to confirm an upper level floor. This was our 4th hotel on our trip down the PCH and was supposed to be the "special treat" It was a beautiful place but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our 2nd trip down the pacific coast highway in the last 3 years and a stop at Monterey is always a highlight if just for the hotel which stands out from all the places we have stayed during this trip. We opted for a non sea view as the room cost was quite high and had a room... More 

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Sacramento, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If your choice is a small boutique setting or quaint B&B retreat the MPH&S may not be on your list, but if you are a meeting planner or want a room with a marvelous view of the bay in a hotel with top-notch staff and service - you should consider this location. Because we were kept busy, I didn't have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place to stay! You would not be disappointed. My friends and I have been coming here for a couple years now and love the entire experience. The views are magical. The service is topnotch. The spa is expensive but worth it. The parking free and great valets. The restaurant and bar and outdoor seating is fabulous. Loved every minute.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I cannot write enough good things about our stay at this hotel. My husband and I came to Monterey to celebrate our 3rd wedding anniversary. The ocean-view room had a balcony with the most amazing view I had ever seen. You could hear the waves crashing and the sea lions barking in the harbor. We ordered room service for breakfast,... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax on the water's edge at the Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa. Dramatically perched over the Monterey Bay and located on historic Cannery Row, the Plaza is the perfect place to enjoy the gentle sounds of the surf, the fresh scent of sea air and all of the activities that the Monterey Peninsula has to offer. The only Forbes Four Star rated hotel in Monterey, the Plaza welcomes you with its warm Mediterranean ambiance and its legendary personalized service. While here, enjoy our roof-top Vista Blue Spa, the European-style Café La Strada, and our waterfront restaurant, Schooners Coastal Kitchen & Bar.For the comfort of our guests, all sleeping rooms and balconies are 100% non-smoking. In addition to taxes, a $27 per night resort fee applies to all reservations, which includes valet parking, guestroom internet, access to the spa facilities and local phone calls. Periodically, the Plaza is host to events such as weddings, dinners and concerts which may be seen and heard from sleeping rooms. Every effort is made to keep the times and volume of these events within reason. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Address: 400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-7501
Location: United States > California > Monterey Peninsula > Monterey
Price Range: $256 - $552 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 290
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Also Known As:
Monterey Plaza Hotel Monterey
Monterey Plaza Hotel And Spa
Monterey Plaza Resort
Plaza Hotel Monterey
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#1 Spa Hotel in Monterey
#1 Romantic Hotel in Monterey
#1 Family Hotel in Monterey
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Monterey
#1 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
#1 Business Hotel in Monterey
#7 Green Hotel in Monterey
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