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Borg's Ocean Front Motel

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Modesto, California
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Great stay. Frank (maybe Fred, sorry) at the front desk was helpful and super friendly. Hotel is older, but I enjoy that charm. Only complaint was no upper chain lock on the door. Our son is a toddler and very daring. He was able to pull on the door handle and open the door. Never made the escape, but a... More 

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2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2016

I absolutely Love Borg's ! My wife introduced me to Borg's a few years back after she stayed with a friend. Friendly people, clean accommodations, excellent coffee and beautiful view of Lovers Point !! A Special thank you to Frank ! ~ William Tucker :)

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Accomodating little motel with great view of the ocean. Would definitely take a walk or a run in the morning or watch a romantic sunset in lovers point park. Closer to any fun attraction in monterey area. Good rate.Clean motel.Cozy.Great showers. No pool or spa. A good night sleep.

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Lincoln, California
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Reviewed 31 July 2016

This is a very old and well known motel directly across the street from one of the most beautiful areas in PG. It's a no frills motel but you can really get budget rates at certain times of the year. The attraction is the location. Large parking area in back and close to everything. Nothing fancy but worth a stay... More 

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Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Great location, good room, and once we decided how to turn on the shower it was an ok place. Nothing fancy but heh, compared to the local over priced places, this was perfect! Minutes walk to restaurants and open view rooms are amazing!

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Thank Glen M
Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016

The room is clean and Basic.Posistion is perfect.Its a great place for what I need for the week in Monterey.Would recommend if you are not a Toff and prepared to put up with a Clean Basic Room with nice Helpful Staff.

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Takoma Park, Maryland, United States
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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

The room is a little small, with no bathtub, but this is a very good place to stay in Monterey. My mother lives up the street, and knows the owner. When I made my reservation over the phone, my credit card was overcharged. We had a room with a view of the ocean without paying for it.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

If you are staying here it really is worth the extra money to stay in an ocean front room. The views are beautiful and it is so nice to hear the waves whilst in your bedroom. The facilities are good and the rooms comfortable. It is a short walk down to Cannery Row as well as there being good restaurants... More 

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Union City, California
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Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Ok, it has the best location you can ask for, it's ON the water. This place has so much potential... but that's about it. The beds are horrible. They are the type my parents bought me in the 80's. The room it's self was dated but we did get one with a second little room with a twin bed for... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

A fellow traveler recommended this place. It's an older property with the "mom and pop" feel rather than the mega-hotel chain feel, but it's well-maintained and comfortable. And the view can't be beat. It's perched right on the edge of the cliffs overlooking Monterey Bay and across the street from Lover's Point Park in Pacific Grove. We usually go for... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located at Lover's Point overlooking spectacular Monterey Bay; across from beach and park. Many unobstructed ocean view rooms. Monterey Bay Aquarium, golf, restaurants and historic downtown Pacific Grove are all very close by. Free WIFI in all rooms. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Borg's Ocean Front Motel

Address: 635 Ocean View Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2232
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Pacific Grove
Price Range: $92 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 60
Also Known As:
Borg`s Ocean Front Hotel Pacific Grove
Borgs Ocean Front Hotel
Borgs Ocean Front Motel
The Borgs Motel Pacific Grove
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“choose 2nd floor front units... furthest south in the bldg.”
 of 5 bubbles shellbeachinnw2016, 2 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No need to spend extra for an ocean view room. The best view is from outside the motel!”
 of 5 bubbles G6532DPbrendab, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room well away from the sea front, and ask to see it before booking in.”
 of 5 bubbles RNH267, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Street/sea view”
 of 5 bubbles OrgasmicCry, 27 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The best views are not sitting in the room looking out of the window :) Go out on the upstairs balcony !”
 of 5 bubbles F9683NFfrankf, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
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