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Borg's Ocean Front Motel

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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 14 July 2012

I was very impressed by Borg’s, close to a nice beach and oceanfront, yet only a short stroll from downtown Monterey, and still very affordable. Good sized room and friendly front office staff, they also had free wi-fi despite no mention of it on the site. It’s a huge motel with plenty of parking but thankfully wasn’t as noisy as...

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4Thank psychokilla
Camarillo, California (Near Los Angeles)
Reviewed 29 June 2012

We got ourselves an ocean front room. It appeared tidy and I didn't see any bed bugs when I checked. The man who accepted our reservation was super friendly. The woman who checked us in was accommodating but I didn't get the feeling that she wanted to talk much. The bed was a bit stiff (but I'm sure some people...

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5Thank ajuliagulia
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I'm sorry that you were unhappy with your room. Did you tell us of the odor problem while you were staying with us? If you experienced any problem during your stay we would have preferred that you tell us immediately so that we could remedy it and not affect your trip. (This is why we have staff on duty 24/7.)...

Alameda, California
Reviewed 7 June 2012

I stayed at this hotel last weekend and was pleasantly surprised. When you arrive, you can see that the hotel has been around for awhile but it is very clean and the staff are very courteous and professional. Great Value and the location is unbeatable.

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2Thank mackanna
Roseville, California
Reviewed 10 April 2012

We love staying here, the location is the best. Right on the ocean front, the upstairs rooms facing the ocean have the BEST view. The rooms are small but clean. We spend most of our time out of our room walking the path along the coast or riding the path to Pacific Grove or to the wharf, so room space...

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5Thank Sally G
Columbus
Reviewed 29 March 2012

Fourth time we have been here and will continue to stay here when we get together with two other couples. Don't come here for the rooms - come for the location, the view, and the surf.

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6Thank bobjamesColumbus
Manteca, California
Reviewed 19 March 2012

Yes... it may have been a little old with the decor but we loved it anyway! We slept with the window open all night and listen to the waves crash the coastline. We could see the ocean from our room. It was perfectly romantic! We walked to shops, restaurants, to the park...... great location!

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6Thank funinthesun444
Stony Plain, Canada
Reviewed 27 February 2012

like others, I am very disappointed with the upkeep and decor. The curtains are stained and dirty, and the room smells like old smoke. This smell is the number 1 turn off for me. If that was eliminated, I might not be as judgemental about this place. If there were just a few fix ups and clean ups, it would...

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3Thank Rita B
Linden
Reviewed 23 February 2012

Borg's Ocean Front Motel is the place we like to stay when we go see our two sons in the area. There are rooms with an ocean view, but all we need is a basic room since we aren't in the room except to sleep. I might even say The Borg is our first choice!

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2Thank Judywklein
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 18 February 2012

We couldn't have found a better place to meet our demands, namely: An unique ocean view, easy access to the coastal trail, within walking distance of Cannery Road and an affordable price. Having searched the net in vain for a hotel with these qualities we stumbled across Borg's Ocean Front Motel by co-incidence - and what luck! In spite of...

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2Thank purple_dk
Coalinga, California
Reviewed 11 January 2012

We stay at Borg's every time we go to Monterey! The location is absolutely beautiful, and the people are super friendly. You honestly can't beat the price and the view. My husband proposed on Lover's Point 3 years ago, and we go back every year to celebrate. We usually take a taxi down to Cannery Row, but we have walked...

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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 - $220 (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 kendraw2017, 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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