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Monarch Cove Inn

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620 El Salto Dr, Capitola, CA 95010-3459 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed
3.5 Star accommodation
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30 Sep1 Oct
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We pre-booked our 2 night stay at Monarch Cove Inn online as part of a 2 week fly drive up Route 1. Overall the exterior of this period property is charming. The gardens are lovely, with fantastic views across the coastline, friendly and helpful staff...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely location and gardens. The rooms need updating. The carpets, curtains and other soft furnishings are shabby. Breakfast is amazing- fruit, pastries, juice and coffe all brought to your room on a tray. We had a suite but the kitchen didn’t have a washing machine...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The address of Monarch Cove Inn is very confusing, the property is at the very end of El Salto Street, but before one can reach the Inn (620 El Salto), there are properties numbered in the 600's and 700's. It will be helpful if there...More

1  Thank GoingPlaces111
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ( family of 4) stayed in the Ocean Mist Suite and absolutely loved it. The views from this place and especially from this suite are amazing. It was such an experience to sleep with the windows open and listen to the waves all along....More

1  Thank sbavkar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Monarch Cove Inn before we went into Santa Cruz to pick up our kids from UCSC. What a hidden gem. The property overlooks the cave and all of the rooms have a deck to enjoy the morning and evening time. It...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$157 - US$296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Price range
US$157 - US$296 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Traveller (193)
Room & Suite (88)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Lani D
15 September 2017|
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Response from Will P | Reviewed this property |
The Hideaway Suite does not have a king, it has a queen (as of May 2017), but it has the private Jacuzzi.
31 August 2017|
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Response from Debi S | Reviewed this property |
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"We loved the room at the end of the garden overlooking the path and cove. All of the rooms have wonderful..."
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"Carriage House great view and perfect for two couples of family of 4"
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"The view from the Ocean Mist Suite was spectacular but, pretty steep stairs for those with mobility issues."
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