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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2013 via mobile

This is a great budget motel. We stayed for 1 night passing through Monterey. it is located on the main road but no problems with noise. The price was cheap, room & bathroom basic but large and clean. Free parking. if you are looking for a cheap place for a night or 2 and aren't too fussed for anything fancy.....

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montereysurfinn, Manager at Monterey Surf Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to offer this review. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to your return.

Culver City, California
Reviewed 23 January 2013

I booked this hotel for a Saturday night for 2 queen beds and later changed my booking to a room with a single king. In the process I inadvertently changed the date to Friday. I was shocked and concerned when I came into town late Saturday night to find I had no room on a holiday weekend. I contacted the...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 5 January 2013

After a trip from San Francisco down Highway 1 to Monterey, we stayed here on December 25th. No hassles what-so-ever, very helpful and courteous service. Extremely cheap for what you receive. Comfy beds in a decent sized room. Bathroom was spotless and the shower was refreshing. I was pleasantly surprised to say the least. For the price, you absolutely cannot...

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montereysurfinn, Manager at Monterey Surf Inn, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to offer this review. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to your return.

Rome, Italy
Reviewed 9 December 2012

In summer last year, during a trip on around California, we stayed at this motel for a one-night stop. The room wasn't huge, but reasonably sized for three people, and it was clean. Due to the weather, we didn't have the chance to try the pool, but the free-breakfast in the morning was definitely a good day-starter. Considering that the...

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Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 25 November 2012

After staying at a bad hotel we decided to try this one. It had good marks on here so it was worth a try. The cost was the top thing about it that also made us try it. We thought the room was good, a bit small but adequate. It looked recently renovated. New can lights in the ceilings, new...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 November 2012

Late last year on our trip along the Californian coasty we stayed at this property. we looked it up online the day we arrived into Monterey and i believe we got it for around $50 for the night!!!! OUTSTANDING value for money as we wanted a nice clean bed and cot for our 11 month old son. Its exactly whet...

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new jersey
Reviewed 5 November 2012

We stayed here in late August on the third leg of our trip to Calf. Coast. We read the reviews and it seemed "safe" to stay for 2 days. We got there and our room was not ready, nowhere near ready. We left and returned later and it was still not ready. When we finally checked in the cleaning woman...

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Reviewed 30 October 2012

I risk to say this is one of the best motels I have ever stayed so far. The room was clean, smelled good, there was no dust behind the bed side table (oh yes, I am picky!) and there was a fridge, a microwave, a hairdryer and - ladies, look at this - a little mirror for make-up, which many...

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portland
Reviewed 25 October 2012

I was concerned that with the price that was offered meant the hotel was a dump...BUT for what I got the price was amazing and I was pleasantly surprised!!!! The staff was friendly and answered all of my questions. It is about 1.3 miles from Fisherman's Wharf and about 3.5 miles from Carmel...perfectly located and priced. The king size room...

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Arnhem, Netherlands
Reviewed 20 October 2012

All the basics are there, location is good. Near to the shoppingmall and highway. Water pressure was high! There is breakfast, but there is no space for four persons. We went to Subway in the shoppingmall to buy some sandwiches.

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Monterey Surf Inn

Address: 1200 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-6107
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: $77 - $735 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Monterey Surf Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 27
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“Go Somewhere Else...”
 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.”
 of 5 bubbles trailbiter, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“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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