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Pelican Inn Monterey

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Tucson, Arizona
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While this hotel had a great location to shopping and the magnificent Monterey Bay attractions was not a place I would stay again. There were no vending machines and no access to water at this property. The breakfast didn't open until 8:00am and was limited to yogurt and a few small muffins that only sat a few folks at a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked as it was centrally located, parking was cheap and had a room that could take five people. Refurbished motel, no pool but outdoor hot tub. Included a basic breakfast but you neede to ask for things when they ran out as was busy and felt it was a chore by the staff

Murrieta, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I would call this a nicely outfitted motel since it is small and has limited amenities. The room we had was spacious and nicely furnished with refrigerator. The ac and heat worked nicely but was loud so we turned it off. The room we had was quiet even though it was located on a busy street. The breakfast was limited...

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Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It appears the Pelican Inn is owned by a family, and it was a fairly recent acquisition. We stayed on the 2nd floor, around the middle, and had a lovely quiet stay there. We had a king, triple-sheeted, nice room (they may not all be so well appointed?). Our only complaint was that the furniture was nicked up - the...

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St Helens, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

It was ok, nothing special, a little tired but clean and in a good location. Lots of parking and in walking distance to the town. The breakfast was a take away breakfast but we knew that when we book, there was a good choice considering this, with tea/coffee toast, porridge, yogurt, and a few other bits to choose from. It...

Thank j123456789z
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I took my kids on the annual father daughters road trip. This time it was a PCH tour. After stopping at Hearst Castle, and checking out the elephant seals we got stopped on the way to big sur. We defiently wanted to go to Monterey so we had to double back and hit it from Sylvania. It was getting late...

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped there for 1 night it was a late check in (9:00 pm approx) the check in was done through a teller looking window outside... it made me wonder if the the place was not safe and that's why the lobby was locked. Thank God the check in was fast as it felt strange to be standing outside. We...

Thank Magsmaggiemay
Turlock, California
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We stayed one night as we were going on a fishing trip the next day. Small room but very clean, large bathroom. Has small microwave and refrigerator. Bed very comfortable but had only the sheet and light bedspread. I felt cold during the night and there was not an extra blanket anywhere. I wish they had an extra blanket for...

Thank Jorge053
West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Accomodation isnt cheap in this area but the Pelican fits the bill, nice rooms , we choose one with a fireplace and it was great on a night with the log burning away ! one is provided per night. Parking is a bi tight and breakfast area tighter still but overall the room makes up for it, about 10 mins...

1Thank wazza99
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Well maintained, clean motel in a very handy location. Beds were comfortable, bathroom updated and roomy. Hi def. TV and very good signal on the free WIFI. Front desk and staff were very nice and efficient. This spot is a good value.

1Thank kay k

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
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  • Paid Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Pelican Inn Monterey, a clean and comfortable hotel in Monterey, California where you'll feel right at home -- whether you're traveling for business or pleasure. We're pleased to be close to the Fisherman's Wharf, historic downtown Monterey and so much more. From our hotel, access the scenic California coastline. We're just off Highway 1 at Munras Avenue and also near Pebble Beach, Monterey Bay Aquarium and the Monterey Peninsula Airport. We also feature free wifi and more than 70 television channels on your room's 32-inch LCD TV. Plus, we offer free parking and expert front desk service, adding to the pleasantness and completeness of your experience with us. Fisherman's Wharf and downtown Monterey are just a miles from our hotel. The aquarium is less than 10 minutes away. And it's only 17 miles to Pebble Beach. But that isn't all there is to do near our Monterey, CA hotel. Other nearby beaches include the Monterey State Beach, McAbee Beach and the white sands of Carmel-by-the Sea. If you're interested in shopping, enjoy Del Monte Shopping Center, Cannery Row and more. Car races are the business of the day at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. And you never know what might be happening at Monterey Conference Center. Drive up to Big Sur, just 45 minutes away. Plus, there are too many nearby dining options to mention. No matter the type of food you want, a great choice is nearby. Of course, seafood is plentiful in the area. Staying with us means staying in comfort with people who genuinely care about providing you a pleasant California experience. From the moment you first visit our charming and unique hotel, you'll know you're in the right place for convenience and a great experience. May we serve you? ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pelican Inn Monterey

Address: 1182 Cass St, Munras Ave & Highway 1, Monterey, CA 93940-4510 (Formerly Ramada Limited Monterey Carmel)
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: $104 - $325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Pelican Inn Monterey 2*
Number of rooms: 19
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Also Known As:
Ramada Limited Carmel Hill Hotel Monterey
Ramada Hotel Monterey
Ramada Monterey
Monterey Ramada
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“We think, in general, rooms on the second floor are quieter.”
Roadtoadies, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Any room will do, except by the ice machine”
Barges867, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Get a room upstairs. This a old hotel and you can hear lots of noises from the upstairs area.”
SWMKerman, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stay on the second floor, we were on the first floor and could here the people upstairs above us walking back and forth.”
ldscountry, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Try for top floor so you don't get the noise of people walking around.”
emmawA6009NP, 5 May 2016 | Read review
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