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    Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay

    2 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940-2419
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Despite extensive renovation works underway, the hotel has done a good job to minimise disruption to guests. Welcome drinks on (Friday night) arrival were a really nice touch. Only a short walk to restaurants and Cannery Row.

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Checked in and yes there is massive amounts of construction so keep that in mind. The parking is a little unusual but if you are ok with adapting this is a great place. Amazing staff and location. They received our packages m, valeted the car...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is NOT a 4 star hotel. 3 stars at best, especially with all the construction still going on. The location is great - close to the wharf and piers and plenty of options for restaurants and attractions. We requested a king size bed -...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed here for a night and just checked out a few minutes ago. Friendly staff, room was very clean and a bit more high end than the usual American hotel. They had a renovation going on in the lobby, but you never felt anything was...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    this place looked amazing at first but had construction going on which was very bad during our stay and the noise from near by rooms was very load. it sounded like they were in our room! hard to find check in desk and not much...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
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    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$188 - US$427 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Monterey
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
    • #4 Business Hotel in Monterey
    • #5 Spa Hotel in Monterey
    • #8 Family Hotel in Monterey
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    jen2298
    We are due to stay here on May the 3rd for a couple of nights. Will the construction still be going on? Many thanks Jenny
    1 April 2017|
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    Response from PortolaHotelSpa | Property representative |
    Hi Jenny, Thank you for your question. The adjacent Monterey Conference Center will be under renovation into the Summer of 2017. For more information, please call the hotel directly at (888) 222-5851. We look forward to... More
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    suzettang
    What's the present conditions of the hotel since the construction is still going on. What will it be like by the end of this month, September? Is the entrance & lobby are still not ready to be used?
    9 September 2016|
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    Response from PortolaHotelSpa | Property representative |
    Hello suzettang, Thank you for your inquiry. The adjacent Monterey Conference Center renovation and front driveway project will still be underway in late September. The majority of the construction is being done on the... More
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    Sharon N
    Do you expect the construction to be completed by October 3, 2016?
    25 July 2016|
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    Response from PortolaHotelSpa | Property representative |
    Hello Sharon N, The construction at the adjacent Monterey Conference Center is scheduled to be completed in March 2017. The majority of the construction is being done on the front side of the hotel and there are several... More
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    "Views are a premium, unfortunately - despite the location practically on top of the oceanfront."
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    "north facing toward the wharf there are annex rooms that are really nice facing the wharf as well"
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    "They have great harbor view rooms, but we also liked the courtyard view room we stayed in as well."
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    "Third floor over lobby atrium isn't too bad. It is quiet compared to rooms on bayside with seagulls."
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