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Inn By The Bay Monterey

0.9 km from Monterey centre
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936 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-4512
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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is okay, not too far from the wharf (You will see most budget hotels on this street) There was coffee in the reception area. The fridge and microwave worked well. Room was neat and clean. There was ice vending machine. The heater in the room was very close to the bed. No breakfast option with the room, but...

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

close to the shops and such a great trip to take and ENJOY! THEY ALWAYS have rooms available and the rooms are nice and clean. we like to stay here when we drive to Monterey. This is a getaway that everyone should take!

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 25 December 2016

Overall it was a good experience. Room is nice, king bed, quiet, we were in room 17 so far from the street and we couldn't hear a noise. Walls are thin of course but as long as your neighbors are not noisy it's fine. I have some complaints though: - Our shower was leaking from the lever and water temperature...

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Thank Badiha
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here one night as we were traveling on the pacific coast highway on a road trip. This was our favorite hotel we stayed at on our 4 day trip. Super clean, very comfortable and has a friendly helpful staff. Great value for the price: no breakfast but they did have coffee/tea and even a computer with a printer...

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Thank Belle1611
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

We've stayed in a lot of places travelling around California and this has been one of the best. We stayed here to go whale watching and visit the aquarium. Really clean rooms, quiet location and we felt totally safe. Places to eat nearby and wifi was good.

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Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

A nice little motel, we booked this one last minute and wasn't disappointed. As motels go, this was pleasant and clean, the reception staff were welcoming and helpful. It did say in the room that, ear plugs were available from reception, but we didn't need them during our stay. In fact, we had a great nights sleep. Within easy walking...

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Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

Simple but very clean. Comfortable enough for a couple of nights. The air conditioning was a bit loud and it was hard to sleep like that. I also thought and it was pretty hot inside the room despite having the air con on most of the night.

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Kent,England
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Spent three nights and found it the ideal place to stay. Handy for sight-seeing, Highway 1 access nearby, the staff were very friendly and helpful, all in all we would recommend the Inn by the Bay. Also very clean and felt secure.

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Yorkshire
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Spent 4 nights at this hotel in Monterey on our California road trip. Check in was easy and friendly and the room on the second floor was comfortable and had everything we needed. Car park is a good size and safe. Location is perfect for walking into the town centre and around the sights, Fisherman's Wharf, Cannery Row and the...

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Vacaville, CA
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Cute little motel, very clean rooms, which included coffee maker with coffee and condiments, a microwave, and mini fridge. The walls are a tad thin, could hear the neighbors TV and the kids playing. Directly across the street is a Frisbee golf course with a nice walking path. The area seemed nice and quiet.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Inn By The Bay is in walking distance to downtown Monterey bay where there are restaurants, shops, bars, and the Warf. All rooms have a mini kitchenette which includes a microwave, refrigerator, coffee maker, hair dryer and iron. All guests have access to complimentary Wifi.Rooms with a view of the bay are available up early request. Pet friendly rooms are also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn By The Bay Monterey

Address: 936 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA 93940-4512 (Formerly El Adobe Inn)
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: $100 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Inn By The Bay Monterey 2*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
El Adobe Hotel Monterey
El Adobe Motel
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“Maybe rooms on higher floors are better”
 of 5 bubbles Wanderlust2gether, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs Rooms are larger, quieter.”
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“Not sure any rooms have views of anything but parking lot”
 of 5 bubbles mk256, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I've stayed in different rooms and each is very good. Depends on what you like, you can't go wrong with any of them.”
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“ground floor, no carrying luggage in stairs”
 of 5 bubbles Tigern65, 3 Feb 2016 | Read review
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