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Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay

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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely room with a balcony, shame it was a little too cool to sit out there. Nice friendly staff and the bar/restaurant was good. Great position for walking to the pier and attractions. Free shuttle outside the hotel that took you to Cannery Row. Would...More

1  Thank soot30
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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great dog friendly hotel and price. Great location walking distance to wharf and downtown. Clean and large room and lively lobby with fur babies everywhere - even pet friendly restaurant. Highly recommend- we’ll definitely return.More

1  Thank april77772016
Response from PortolaHotelSpa, General Manager at Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey BayResponded 12 March 2018

Hi april77772016, Thank you for your review of the Portola Hotel & Spa on TripAdvisor. We were glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Monterey and had an opportunity to experience local attractions within walking distance from the hotel. We hope to have...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Stayed here for 3 nights for an anniversary trip, and can't wait to come back! Hotel is absolutely beautiful throughout, and all staff we came in contact with were great! We had a gorgeous view of the wharf and marina. This hotel is a very...More

Thank Heather O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were en route south down PCH and this was a great two night stop off. Having left the Fairmont in San Fran it was a tricky one to compare; no real views or atmosphere and beds were on the smaller side. Having said that...More

1  Thank BurlsGurth
Reviewed 4 days ago

Another great 3 night stay at Portola! Beautiful room with great pool views and the perfect location from which to explore Monterey. Warm cookies on arrival were a great touch! Friendly and attentive staff. Thanks again Portola!

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
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
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$193 - US$542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Monterey
#3 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
#3 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, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$193 - US$542 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Green Hotel in Monterey
#3 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
#3 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, Accessible rooms
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Jeannine K
2 March 2018|
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Response from shawzys | Reviewed this property |
We parked in the parking lot across the road that was manned with a barrier and you had to get a token from the hotel, can't remember how much it was. We didn't use the hotel valet parking as didn't want to pay their... More
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Aja B
13 February 2018|
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Response from Daniela A | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I’m not Shure of the balconies. Mine have it. I really didn’t care about the view since we didn’t spent to much at the hotel.
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jamaicabitty
31 October 2017|
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Response from Laura W | Reviewed this property |
We heard no noise at all
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"Get a view of the wharf/marina!"
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"Some of the rooms are at a different wing nearer to the car park but away from the reception or lobby."
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"Request a room with a sea-view"
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"Choose an upper floor room"
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