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    Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay

    2 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940
    +1 844-334-7051
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    • Very good31%
    • Average13%
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    “brew pub” (77 reviews)
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 2,411 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    The Portola itself was a nice Hotel. It appears that few rooms have nice views of the water. The hotel is central to walking around downtown Monterey, and not a far walk to Cannery Row or the Aquarium.

    Thank Renee C
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 21 March 2017

    We have visited the Portola Hotel on numerous occasions and have always received the best in service that a guest could expect. Check-in is efficient, the rooms are clean, cozy, comfortable, and romantic. They have a large sliding door, with balcony, where you breath in...More

    1  Thank Rolandus
    Reviewed yesterday

    The customer service is superlative! From the moment we arrived, the staff was friendly, helpful and upbeat. When I asked for an upgrade to a harbor view room because it was our anniversary, I was told the hotel was fully booked but they comp'd our...More

    Thank piedmontblooming
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    The Portola exceeds all my expectations. The staff has been amazing. From the front desk to engineering. Happy, helpful, and up to date on gas & electrical issues. The room we are staying in, clean, comfortable, and all the details. Bonus...pet friendly which is awesome....More

    Thank Linda F
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We booked this hotel online from Canada as part of a bucket list trip to California. The hotel alerted us to their renovations before arrival which was much appreciated. We were greeted by valets on arrival by car. The white facade of the hotel and...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Heated pool
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    • Price range
    • US$196 - US$437 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Green Hotel in Monterey
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    • Number of rooms
    • 379
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    29 July 2017|
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    Response from Lagranturista | Reviewed this property |
    Well, it appears that some of the rooms have air conditioning, but we were lied to and we were told none of the rooms had A/C. My advice is to not go to this hotel, but if you do, ask for a room with A/C, and just to be in... More
    5 July 2017|
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    Response from HaithamHamed | Reviewed this property |
    I suggest a different hotel based on your case!
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    Response from Ron V | Reviewed this property |
    Still occurring.
    Room Tips
    "Ask front desk staff for your preferences."
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    "If you want air conditioning there are no good rooms. The central open area can be noisy, try not to..."
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    "Views of the harbor. $$$$$"
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    "Once they confirm, you better call and reconfirm it, they like to change your options."
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