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Kelowna, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've stayed here 3 times over the last 4 years and each year I hope for better Wi-Fi. It is better now but not as good as it could be. There are times when you simply cannot get a connection. If you required a connection this can be frustrating. However we stay here for other reasons: cleaning staff are top...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Desk clerk very curt and unfriendly upon check in. When we got settled in room, I attempted to use "free" wifi and unable to connect (in fact, it didn't even show up under the list of available networks). Notified desk clerk who stated he would reboot system. Still unable to connect so notified desk clerk again. During each conversation he...

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Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 26 January 2017

My wife and I have stayed at the hotel a number of times. Last trip we made a reservation for a one night stay. The room was held by a credit card. Upon making the reservation, I told the person that we will be paying in cash. We arrived around 5 PM checked in and paid cash. Once we returned...

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Thank 570rebecca
Citrus Heights, California
Reviewed 5 January 2017

We (2 couples) stayed in. Two bedroom cottage over New Year's Eve weekend. It was perfect for our needs. Having a kitchenette in the cottage, along with the living room area was perfect for hangout, watching movies and waiting for the ball to drop at midnight. It's a short walk to the beach from here and we saw numerous deer...

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Groveland, California
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Pacific Grove, and The Bide-A-Wee Inn (one block from the beautiful Pacific Ocean) is our go-to place for a quiet romantic couple of days. You can drive to Monterey in 10 min, but avoid all of the busy traffic and ambient noise by coming back to peaceful Pacific Grove. The ocean views are second-to-none and the room rates are very...

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Thank pattond49
Modesto, California
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We have stayed several times at the Bide A Wee Inn and Cottages in Pacific Grove. Lovely grounds, friendly and accommodating personnel, who are always ready to make your stay memorable. The rooms are clean and efficient and the Inn is within a short walking distance to the ocean. Pets are allowed with a minimal fee and that is a...

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Thank 181cherid
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

What a charming place. Very pretty grounds. Beautiful sitting areas. I loved the fireplace in the room. My sister and I stayed at couple nights and both of us plan on returning. Drive around the corner and there's the beautiful Pacific :-) I would love to stay a week!

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Thank Sonya D
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We stayed in one bedroom cottage. Good quality linen, big family room, kitchenette has two burners electrical cooktop, under the counter refrigerator, sink, toaster, coffeemaker. The territory of the premises is so nice, small tables with 4 or two chairs in some hidden gems. Every morning continental cold breakfast is available for all 20 cottages guests. This Inn is only...

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Thank Michael S
Wokingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Stayed 3 nights without any hitches. Made our booking from the UK many months before hand so I was a little worried after some reviews. We had a no pets room which was fine for the 2 of us, it was upstairs. Fridge and microwave in room. Lots of lovely chairs and table to sit outside. 5 minute walk to...

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Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We have stayed at the Bide-A-Wee for many years but will not be returning due to a terrible experience with the reservations and the office incompetence. After making my reservation two months in advance I was told one week before arrival that the confirmation numbers didn't mean anything and one of my rooms had been cancelled. After many phone calls...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Quaint and Quiet Lodging in Pacific Grove, CaliforniaThe Bide-A-Wee Inn and Cottages is a quaint and quiet rustic inn on the tip of the Monterey Peninsula offering pet friendly lodging accommodations. Nestled in a beautifully wooded area on Asilomar Blvd., in Pacific Grove CA, the Bide-A-Wee is just a 3 minute walk from the Pacific Ocean, Point Pinos Lighthouse and the Pacific Grove Golf course. Enjoy miles of beautiful walk and bike paths, or experience the "17 Mile Drive", one of the most famous and magnificent stretches of road in the country, which showcases the spectacular Pacific shoreline and vast ocean view. Just minutes away are the world famous Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row, as well as the world famous Pebble Beach Golf Links.The Bide-A-Wee Inn & Cottages is just a 10 minute drive away from Carmel and all Monterey tourist attractions, and many of the finest restaurants and shops are just a 5 minute drive away. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bide-A-Wee-Inn & Cottages

Address: 221 Asilomar Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2005
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Pacific Grove
Price Range: RM474 - RM970 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Bide-A-Wee-Inn & Cottages 2.5*
Number of rooms: 19
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“All rooms are ground level. We haven't had a bad room yet.”
 of 5 bubbles pattond49, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are three rooms with full kitchens.”
 of 5 bubbles 181cherid, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some cottages do not have kitchen, pet friendly”
 of 5 bubbles O2891FTmichaels, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Parking directly at the entrance is a nice feature for off loading overnight bags.”
 of 5 bubbles AlaskaGent, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We really liked room 102 because we could see the ocean in the distance and it was close to the office.”
 of 5 bubbles williamscampi, 30 Jun 2016 | Read review
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