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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 10 August 2016

We decided to stay here 1 night while in Pacific grove on our drive down the Pacific Coast Highway. Let's be clear, this is a nice motel. It is close to town and you are very close to seaside attractions and restaurants. If you think of this hotel as only a place to rest for the night, then I would...

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Thessaloniki, Greece
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night on our way back to Los Angeles. For this it was totally ok. Close to restaurants the Lovers point and the light house. Breakfast is very typical american nothing fancy. Room and bathroom was clean and they had all the amenities you need.

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Lincoln, California
Reviewed 1 August 2016

After reading several not so stellar reviews I checked this place out before booking. Mgr was very nice and let me see a couple of rooms to give me my choice. I decided on a room up top and in the right hand corner. No one was next to me on one side since it was a supply room and...

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Clayton, California
Reviewed 2 July 2016

This motel is in a good location, being just a couple miles from the aquarium, the main reason for our visit to Monterey. The woman helping us at the front desk was friendly and efficient. It's easy to tell that this is an older motel that has been updated; fresh paint, a little wallpaper trim, newer bathroom countertop and fixtures,...

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Concord, California
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Nice place, price was great ($73 before taxes). Nothing extravagant but bedding seemed new-ish and good quality sheets. Pillows were soft, albeit small, but that's just how I like them. They had 2 extra pillows and a blanket in the closet so you don't have to ask for them. Suited me well as I despise those hard "two story" foam...

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Orland
Reviewed 23 May 2016

The people that gave this place terrible reviews were probably born with a silver spoon in their mouth. During a very busy time period, I found this place the cheapest, so I didn't expect a lot, but I was pleasantly surprised especially after some of the bad reviews.

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Reviewed 17 February 2016

I booked 2 nights at this hotel. At 3 am I woke up to feed my baby and saw 3 bugs crawling across the pillow and sheets. I killed the bugs and saved one in a napkin to show hotel staff. The staff has been evasive and dishonest and has refused to issue a refund even though I did not...

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wlks, Front Office Manager at The Wilkie's Inn - Clarion Collection, responded to this review

We have responded to the review of bed bugs for the fraud review. We didn't hear back from you. We have also asked to verify that the hotel can provide the pest inspection bill and the same day photography after the guest check out.

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Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

Stayed 3 nights and it was really bad. Checked in Wednesday, 11/11 and clerk was totally rude. Walls are like paper and you can hear people throughout the entire complex. This is a "sleep and leave" motel (not a hotel) because you wouldn't want to spend one extra second here if you don't have to. Clarion must really need franchise...

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5Thank Leigh W
Seaside, California
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

We checked in wanting to try some think new .. When asked front desk of we can change rm they said we don't have any available.. So we decided to stay and managed the night .. After dinner we went to brush the sink was clot and wen we looked down the pipes where all duck typed .. Terrible it...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 26 August 2015

I stayed at this hotel for just a night but the experience have haunted me for days. The staff is very very rude. All they think about is money. They don't treat customers well. When I checked in to the room i was greeted by bad smell. The room smelled so bad that I had to spray my perfume all...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Wilkie's Inn - Clarion Collection

Address: 1038 Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2424
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Pacific Grove
Price Range: RM352 - RM1,003 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Wilkie's Inn - Clarion Collection 2.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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