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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 February 2014

Nice room, the manager was good in terms of telling me what was on offer in Monterey, and at the accommodation, but at the same time seemed very busy, and not that personable. The room was very good - comfortable, clean, and quiet. The breakfast was a bit average though, as it's a take back to the room setup. Overall...

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Reviewed 3 February 2014

Bedroom and bathrooms are clean, good price and is top notch. Flat screens are nice. Easy to get to Pebble Beach and local restaurants. No problems with hearing through walls. Nice little duck off. I stay here every time I go to Monterey, which is twice a year on business.

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Fresno, Ca
Reviewed 12 January 2014

The girl at the desk had very broken English. She had to repeat everything she said, so that I could figure out what she was saying. The room was very clean, but one of the beds was pushed right up against the heating/cooling, so I was in fear of leaving it on heat for very long, for fear it might...

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 2 December 2013

We initially stayed at this hotel in 2011 when we were trying to figure out what city/area of northern california we'd like to possibly have our wedding at. We were so impressed with the remodeled rooms and great customer service and pricing that we decided to stay here again when we drove back to Monterey for our cake tasting, and...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 22 November 2013

My boyfriend and I stayed here during the Big Sur Half Marathon weekend. The location was great! It is within a mile from the starting line. Less than 10 minute drive to all the restaurants downtown. The area was quiet. Room is very clean and decently decorated. Everything was working fine - shower, tv. It has a small refrigerator and...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 18 November 2013

Big comfortable bed, simple breakfast included, nice flat screen tv with plenty to choose from and located beside a lot of other inns just outside of town. We didn't get to use the pool because we stayed in winter time but it looked clean. At the price we paid, I would definitely recommend staying here.

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Modesto, California
Reviewed 7 November 2013

Ok so this place is definately not posh spa/ resort kind of place but for the price this is probably one of the best places I've stayed at on Munras Ave. I frequent Monterey a lot throughout the year and I stay over a week at least 3 times a year. I have always stayed on Munras at different hotels...

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Prestatyn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 October 2013

the one night we spent here was well worth our small outlay .. the staff were helpful and friendly .. the room clean and welcoming .. the grounds tidy and even a buffet style breakfast .. handy for a visit to the aquarium and downtown ..

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 16 October 2013 via mobile

The room was clean, cheap and a small breakfast to get you started was included. Yeah, there are practically no chairs and tables at the breakfast, but just take it to your room, you get where you pay for. The value for money is just excellent.

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Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 15 October 2013

We had read the reviews when we booked and were nervous about there not being hot water, but it seems to just need a bit of time to warm up. We had no issues with that. Bit of a problem with the tub draining, but there was a plunger in the bathroom so we just fixed it ourselves. Breakfast was...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Paid Internet
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Additional Information about Monterey Surf Inn

Address: 1200 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-6107
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: $90 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Monterey Surf Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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 of 5 bubbles AbieS676, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We did not notice the street noise, but I suppose you could request a room away from the street.”
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“Build in a $10 cab fare into the price to see if its in your range”
 of 5 bubbles gerardg851, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor was fine. Not noisy, and comfortable. AC noise normal.”
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