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Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

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02/04/2017 03/04/2017
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Taylorsville
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister and I were in town for a conference and stayed there before it began. Love the location! The staff is friendly and helpful. The rooms are clean and inviting. Will definitely stay there again!

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Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been coming her for business the last three years and I have to say it is one of the highlights of my year. This resort absolutely checks all the boxes from the business traveler perspective and I am definitely going to bring the family back soon to enjoy as well.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay at the Plaza was part of a grand tour of California and Nevada. This Hotel was certainly top billing; location, room and restaurant were extremely good. While our room looked onto the street side it was still quiet and very roomy. The Aquarium was just a short walk away and local free buses stopped right outside for those...

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very good location for walking to Cannery Row and the pier. Hotel was clean. Be aware there are basically 2 sections of hotel linked together by a hallway, so valet parking isn't extremely convenient if you are in the western section.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely at the Monterey Plaza Last weekend. The hotel is located at the top of Cannery Row and has great views of the ocean and also the harbour. We stayed in a harbour room with balcony, which enjoyed amazing views and the room was spacious with a good sized bedroom and bathroom. We had lunch and dinner...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very pleasant stay in a lovely hotel Pro: big and comfortable rooms, great bathroom, location superb on cannery row, parking/valet service is brilliant, wonderful views Con: spa is very well appointed but really only suitable for adults, would be even better with a swimming pool, schooners restaurant is good for adults who like fish but less so for kids

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wiltshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for one night and what a treat it was. Our room was spacious and the bed comfortable. The bathroom was also a good size with great toiletries and plush robes. We particularly enjoyed using the rooftop hot tub; what a treat to look out over the ocean in beautiful surroundings. We also loved the views from reception and...

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Monterey_Plaza, General Manager at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sarawiltshire, Please accept our sincere apologies for the long wait you reported in your comment. We have communicated this feedback to our staff for further review, and truly appreciate your honesty. We are delighted that you enjoyed our accommodations and beautiful surroundings & hope to welcome you again soon! Thank You, John V. Narigi Vice President & General Manager...

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff was flawless, with the exception of the bar being a little slow (maybe I'm just an uptight east coaster). There were some empty lots on the walk to cannery row. There were some homeless people there making the walk a little unrelaxed with our 3rd & 4rth grader.

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Fremont, California
Reviewed 15 February 2017

If you plan to be in Monterey, CA, there's no better place to stay than the Monterey Plaza. It's located on Cannery Row near the Monterey Bay Aquarium and close to many great restaurants and retail shops. The view from the ocean side rooms are the best of any hotel in Monterey. The quality of the facility and rooms is...

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Suisun City, California
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband and I recently stayed at the "Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa. This was by far the best break we have ever had. The staff, from the valet to the receptionist; the room service waiter to the restaurant staff/chef; and the maid to the general manager were all fantastic. We were made to feel so welcome, as if we...

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Monterey_Plaza, General Manager at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Lib2us, Thank you for sharing such a thoughtful review about your recent stay with us on Trip Advisor. On behalf of our entire staff, we are delighted you and your husband were able to unwind and relax at our property. We are thrilled to welcome you for your future bi-yearly visits to Monterey (perhaps you can visit even sooner!)...

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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: $369 - $660 (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 And Spa
Monterey Plaza Hotel Monterey
Monterey Plaza Resort
Plaza Hotel Monterey
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Monterey
#1 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Monterey
#1 Family Hotel in Monterey
#1 Spa Hotel in Monterey
#1 Business Hotel in Monterey
#7 Green Hotel in Monterey
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