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BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn

1.4 km from Monterey centre
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  • Breakfast included
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487 Foam Street, Monterey, CA 93940-1409
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San Mateo, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed for only one night, great location walking distance to Cannery Row and Aquarium. Pros: Location, large room, fireplace, balcony, partial ocean view, small fridge, cocktail hour and breakfast included Cons: Room dated, smelled musty and uncomfortable bed. Summary: I felt it was pricey for we we got, would definitely look for a better place.

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn, responded to this review

Hello Marisafrine, We are very appreciative of your review and were pleased you found our location to be so wonderful and convenient to Cannery Row and the Monterey Bay Aquarium, just two blocks away. We are pleased to share that we will be renovating guest room bathrooms this year along with new carpeting after recently finishing renovations on the lobby...

Santa Cruz CA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good value for service, and although not ocean front, we did have a peek of ocean from our second-story room. I imagine the view is better from the third story rooms. We booked a "Deluxe" room, which was cozy with a fireplace and balcony. Not the highest-tier accomodation they offer ("Premier"), but maybe a bit nicer than "Standard," although all...

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Kirkland, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is perfect for a few nights in Monterey. It is close to several good resturants and bars for happy hour. The hotel staff are welcoming willing to answer all your questions on the area. The hotel has a small Happy Hour around 4-4:30. It's a great place to meet fellow travelers hear about their adventures in CA or...

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn, responded to this review

Hello Jeanine M, Thank you for your review and for choosing the Victorian Inn during your travels. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the variety of amenities offered including our complimentary afternoon wine and cheese reception along with a variety of complimentary breakfast items including make your own waffles with strawberry compote. We were glad to read that you...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I chose this hotel because of the location: 10-15 min walk to Cannery Row and Monterey Bay Aquarium. There are a few restaurants within a couple of blocks, a 24 hr CVS 3 blocks away, and a Goodwill less than 2 blks away (if you forgot to pack something and want to get something cheap). The hotel room is clean,...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ok so whaaaaaaaaat??? I stayed in this hotel in 2000 and 2005 before my move to NorCal in 2007. My mistake was staying at other places in Monterey between then and now. That will be a mistake NO MORE!!! I will stay here every single time I come to Monterey and that's often! I think I had forgotten how awesome...

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn, responded to this review

Hello CALIFDREAMIN100, Wow! Thank you so much for your fantastic review and for allowing us the opportunity to welcome you back as our guest. We were absolutely delighted that your stay exceeded your expectations and that the Victorian Inn has become your Monterey home away from home. We will be sure to share you kind words with Alyssa and Sharleen...

Modesto
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Such a nice place to stay. We always have a nice time here. Breakfast in the morning is always delicious. Wine tasting in the afternoon is great. The staff is always friendly. We have stayed here multiple times and have always had a good experience!

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We have stayed at this hotel a couple of times before. We like the location, it is between the aquarium and the wharf. Just a few blocks to the restaurants on Cannery Row. The walk to fisherman's wharf is less than a mile stroll on the trail. The rooms have a gas fireplace and either a patio or balcony. They...

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn, responded to this review

Hi Linda, Thank you for allowing us the opportunity to welcome you back. We could not be happier that the Victorian Inn has become your Monterey gem and that the location of our hotel has been so convenient. We all hope your travels will bring you back soon. Sincerely, Management of the Inns of Monterey

San Rafael, California
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We always stay in this place when we go to Monterey and we will return in the next times. Only last time we had two little problems we would like to point out (see pictures): - we reservet a room for four people, and the beds were very little to sleep in two each. Do not book one room for...

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn, responded to this review

Hi I-Giga, Thank you for your review and for continually choosing the Victorian Inn during your Monterey travels. While it was wonderful to read that you have found great value in your stays with us, we would like to apologize for the difficulties you experienced during your most recent visit. Rest assured that we have reviewed your comments regarding your...

Fullerton, California
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Every time we go to Monterey this is where we stay. We have stayed here for romantic getaways and trips with our young kids. Staff is wonderful and always friendly. Comfortable dating rooms with a great location. The family suite is absolutely perfect for traveling with all the kids. Even has a view of the bay. I highly recommend it!

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Paradise, California
Reviewed 12 January 2017

The rooms are large and contain a working gas fireplace. The staff provided our party with a free crib. The lobby always has baskets of fresh fruit, the breakfast area is large, and the variety of food is plentiful and good quality. The hotel has a free wine and cheese event every afternoon for one hour. Whenever we stay there,...

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn, responded to this review

Hello tomski72, Thank you for your lovely review and for allowing us the opportunity to welcome you back. We were so pleased that you found our staff and amenities to be enjoyable. As you mentioned, we are in close proximity to Cannery Row and the Monterey Bay Aquarium, just two blocks away. I'm delighted this helped you explore and that...

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Experience the tranquility of a seaside vacation when you stay at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn. Bike along scenic coastal shores, kayak in the bay, sample some of the world's best wines, go whale watching, or picnic and fly kites on sun drenched beaches. Explore the Monterey Bay Aquarium and the unique shops and restaurants along Cannery Row, all within walking distance of our intimate hotel. Rest in accommodations with in-room marble fireplaces, and private patios, balconies or window seats where you can soak up ocean breezes. Our charming Central Coast property offers oversized guestrooms and suites perfect for couples, families and other groups, with full-sized living rooms, and sleeper sofas. All guests enjoy a complimentary deluxe continental breakfast and evening wine and cheese reception featuring award-winning wines, daily. Soak up the serenity of the sea and explore the best of California's Central Coast when you plan your next escape, from wine tastings, to bike rentals, pet pampering and beach side weekend getaways. ... more   less 

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Address: 487 Foam Street, Monterey, CA 93940-1409
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: $200 - $422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Victorian Hotel Monterey
Best Western Victorian Hotel
Best Western Monterey
Monterey Best Western
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Monterey
#5 Business Hotel in Monterey
#5 Family Hotel in Monterey
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“Rooms on the 2nd & 3rd stories at the back of the courtyard face the ocean, and may have an ocean view, depending on the individual room.”
 of 5 bubbles LiveOakie, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay near the elevator, a bit loud.”
 of 5 bubbles eshia01, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Top floors provide ocean views, and some have a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles tomski72, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Call the hotel directly & speak to someone there. You'll surely receive a high level of customer service ask for Rufus.”
 of 5 bubbles GirlfromCulverCity, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We like all locations of the hotel but prefer the first floor facing the street.”
 of 5 bubbles 998debik, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
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