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Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

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Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everything about the Monterey Plaza Hotel was great. Service, food, location. They have a shuttle service that will take you to wherever you want to go in Monterey so you don't have to drink and drive. Don't miss the top level spa area. You don't have to have a service in order to use the hot tubs and enjoy the...

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Hilton Head, SC
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Wonderful stay. From the heated rooftop hot tub, stunning room views, quaint fireplaces, it was all amazing. We stayed here on a trip through Cali and I loved it. The staff was amazing as well. Robes were the best :)

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Santa Cruz, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

ocean front room, nicely appointed. wonderful spa. fire pit at lower lobby to keep you warm - even on in the morning. We will be back. Lyndsey and the staff at Schooners were wonderful. They have a shuttle service that will take you locally.

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Oakland, California
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Was here for work. Two nights and was blown away. Been many times to the area for work and always stay downtown. The location, quality, and class of this hotel is superb. Got an inside view room on the end and had the luck of a partial ocean view. Excellent service and accommodations, would definitely stay here again, hopefully when...

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Princeton, New Jersey
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This was our family trip to Monterey, CA and decided to try local hotel that had good ratings. The hotel is very nice right by the water with a small beach for the kids. Staff was very attentive and nice. The only criticism was the walls are paper thin. We could hear our neighbors as if they were in the...

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Merced, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I can't say enough about this property! We had a corner room with 2 balconies so it seemed like the sun rose in our room every morning. Love breakfast while watching the Otters play. Plus the fitness room with full ocean view is unbelievable. We want to go back soon to check out the Spa.

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Thank Kelly P
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

The Monterey Plaza Hotel is our home away from home. The staff from valet parking to room service is great! Susan Cox's is the best! The plaza makes our anniversary stay so magical. I highly recommend that you visit the Plaza. Walking distance to Cannery Row. Very romantic! Please visit!

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California
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to the Monterey Bay Plaza Hotel several times and each time it never disappoints! We had friends visiting from Colorado over Thanksgiving holiday and took them to Plaza Hotel as a surprise. Stephanie at the front desk was super nice and got our friends an upgrade to a corner suite, for a charge but a reasonable one....and...

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Malmesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A real gem in the centre of Monterrey. Absolutely huge room and bathroom, we were disappiinted we were only here for 1 night. Lovely views across the Pacific and has a fabulous Seafood restsurant. Incredible value for money!

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed here on a family road trip up the California coast. We decided on this hotel based on the location and it did not disappoint. We opted for a partial ocean view room which was nice. Keep in mind that with the hotel being over the water, you will hear the water, waves, etc in the room. The...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
  • Beachfront
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Relax on the water's edge at the Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa. Dramatically perched over the Monterey Bay and located on historic Cannery Row, the Plaza is the perfect place to enjoy the gentle sounds of the surf, the fresh scent of sea air and all of the activities that the Monterey Peninsula has to offer. The only Forbes Four Star rated hotel in Monterey, the Plaza welcomes you with its warm Mediterranean ambiance and its legendary personalized service. While here, enjoy our roof-top Vista Blue Spa, the European-style Café La Strada, and our waterfront restaurant, Schooners Coastal Kitchen & Bar.For the comfort of our guests, all sleeping rooms and balconies are 100% non-smoking. In addition to taxes, a $27 per night resort fee applies to all reservations, which includes valet parking, guestroom internet, access to the spa facilities and local phone calls. Periodically, the Plaza is host to events such as weddings, dinners and concerts which may be seen and heard from sleeping rooms. Every effort is made to keep the times and volume of these events within reason. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Address: 400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-7501
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: $331 - $567 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 290
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Also Known As:
Monterey Plaza Hotel Monterey
Monterey Plaza Hotel And Spa
Monterey Plaza Resort
Plaza Hotel Monterey
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Monterey
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Monterey
#1 Spa Hotel in Monterey
#1 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
#1 Business Hotel in Monterey
#1 Romantic Hotel in Monterey
#7 Green Hotel in Monterey
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“ask for the main building not across the street”
 of 5 bubbles PhilipG912, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Corner ocean view is awesome”
  • Just one of our two balconies
 of 5 bubbles 720kellyp, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Corner suite on third floor - a little walk but quiet and great views. Sun is awful bright in the morning beware!”
 of 5 bubbles TammyClark, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Partial or full ocean view rooms are a nice touch but the windows won't seal out the sounds outside.”
 of 5 bubbles 333derekf, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We last stayed at 1414 and it was a beautiful, quiet room overlooking an elegant patio/garden.”
 of 5 bubbles 445josephd, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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