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Colton Inn
Ranked #35 of 55 Hotels in Monterey
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
“Great place”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2013 via mobile

Clean room with big bed. We had a Room on the roadside but wasn't noisy at all.

Microwave and fridge in room. Very helpful reception staff on advice for local area.

Good continental breakfast included

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Stayed November 2013
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Columbus, Oh
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2013

This place is a little gem. Wonderful location within walking distance of downtown and Fisherman's Wharf. Coffee, snacks and an excellent assortment of teas available in the office all day, in addition to breakfast items each morning. Rooms equipped with refrigerator and microwave. Exceptionally clean. I'll definitely stay here again next time I'm in Monterey.

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  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2013

Historic Monterey is a relatively small town, one can get virtually everywhere on foot. The hotel is just a few steps away from Colton Hall, Monterey Library, banks, Monterey Institute and in about 15-minutes' walk from Fisherman's Wharf. It would take one about 40 minutes to walk to the Monterey Bay Aquarium, but it is a nice walk along the coast filled with seals relaxing in the sunshine, pelicans and other fauna.

The hotel itself is relatively new or has been recently renovated, very clean. The evening reception guy was very nice and courteous. The breakfast that they serve includes not only pastry, but also bagels and oats and corn flakes and fruit (you can also take fruit with you) - quite enough not to feel hungry in two hours. They even put out snacks (mainly cookies) to be enjoyed in the evening.

Wireless internet worked just fine and parking is ample and free of charge, too.

One could hear doors being slammed early in the morning, but I guess this is something that can't be helped no matter where.

If all the hotels I have stayed at during my trips were like Colton Inn, I couldn't be happier!

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Santa Barbara County
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2013

This inn may be older but in very well kept condition. The rooms are large and very nicely kept. Very friendly and helpful staff. Located on a beautiful creek with deck and common area with tables and chairs

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with friends
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2013

Great location, few minutes from shops and restaurants, only 15 minutes max from fishermans wharf.
Spacious clean rooms. Practical. Has everything you need. Coffee provided in reception all day and basic breakfast supplied. Parking, wifi etc.
All the reception staff are very helpful and friendly. Highly recommended

  • Stayed November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2013

Nice, clean accommodation, good sized room to relax in after taking in all the sights of the day. Lots of choice for breakfast, wonderful to be able to enjoy it outside on the patio.

An easy fairly level walk to the Monterey seafront and Cannery Row

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled as a couple
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2013

We are a family of 5 from New Zealand and got 2 adjoining rooms. Worked really well. We were well received at the front desk and were pleased with the rooms which were nice, clean and relaxing. A short stroll to Fishermans Wharf and shops gives many dining options. Safe area. Breakfast in lobby to take back to rooms or sit in courtyard was much appreciated. We wished that we had stayed longer.

  • Stayed October 2013, travelled with family
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Additional Information about Colton Inn

Property: Colton Inn
Address: 707 Pacific St, Monterey, CA 93940-2814
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Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#14 Romantic Hotel in Monterey
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Colton Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 50
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