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Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay

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Reviewed 24 March 2015

Only stayed one night but we loved our stay, large hotel, comfy bed, good size room, great location walking distance to fisherman wharf, we also walked to Cannery Row good 15 min walk. I enjoyed hearing the sea lions at night. I would love to...More

2  Thank Amanda1821
Reviewed 24 March 2015

We went to celebrate our anniversary and a wonderful experience. The staff is excellent! Breakfast at jacks was amazing and the service was superb! We are definitely going back! Could do without the 19 dollar a day parking fee.

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Reviewed 23 March 2015

We stayed at Portola for 3 nights and fell in love with the hotel. At first, we were hesitant about booking because we thought it looked dated, but considering it's Monterey, it's expected that most of the properties there will be on the older side....More

2  Thank Madiya M
Reviewed 22 March 2015

My family all loved this hotel. The rooms were nice and big with two chairs, a desk, extra large TV and large bathrooms. The two rooms we rented had huge showers but no tubs. They have a very large sink/vanity area so there's room for...More

2  Thank TravelingHart
Reviewed 21 March 2015

I stay at this property twice a quarter while travelling on business. This time I brought my family with me to experience the location, but most of all, the outstanding service. Portola has never disappointed me with their service, each and every time. This is...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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US$159 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Monterey
#3 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
#4 Spa Hotel in Monterey
#4 Business Hotel in Monterey
#7 Family Hotel in Monterey
#9 Romantic Hotel in Monterey
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$159 - US$390 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Monterey
#3 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
#4 Spa Hotel in Monterey
#4 Business Hotel in Monterey
#7 Family Hotel in Monterey
#9 Romantic Hotel in Monterey
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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jamaicabitty
30 October 2017|
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Response from Laura W | Reviewed this property |
We heard no noise at all
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kscdavis
29 July 2017|
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Response from Trisch I | Reviewed this property |
Our room didn't have aircon, but it had a ceiling fan and a portable cooler unit. However given it was a cool time of year this was suffice.
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jamaicabitty
5 July 2017|
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Response from Trisch I | Reviewed this property |
You can drive up to the front of the hotel at check-in, so no need to walk a long distance at all. The current construction appears to just be the convention part only, we didn't see any other construction going on.
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"Not a room tip but make sure you go on the 17 mile drive around the Pebble Beach area – absolutely stunning"
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"Bay view rooms are lovely."
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"I would always opt for a corner room, but all are nice."
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