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Palm Springs, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is 100-year old property within walking distance of Capitola attractions, shops, and restaurants (15 minutes). There are different ways of getting there if you have an issue with stairs. We stayed in the Butterfly Room. It is decorated in the Victorian style with a table for breakfast and a fireplace. It has fridge, coffee maker, refrigerator and a lovely...

Thank Yolande B
Oakland, CA
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We just got back from spending two very enjoyable nights at the Monarch Cove Inn. We stayed in a little cottage called "Holiday House" which is dog-friendly and has its own kitchen and fenced-in back yard. The yard includes a spacious deck with table and chairs, and there is also a table and chairs in the kitchen. The bed was...

Thank JanetWOakland_CA
Reviewed 1 week ago

Experience was great, something new to try on... We stayed in the Lilac Room, room was great just kids running around and screaming in the room on top of us (not great) but besides that great service. Loved the breakfast, taking it to you every morning was great. Love the view from the ocean each morning and plus the butterflies...

Thank Lesly G
Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an historic property located in a residential neighborhood within walking distance of Capitola restaurants and shops as well as New Brighton State beach. The Lilac Room is spacious and comfortable, with a table for breakfast, lots of windows and a great view of the bay. We enjoyed lunch at the table on our porch overlooking trees and the...

Thank Pamela1944
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in the Rose Garden Suite, and enjoyed the sound of the fountain very much. The continental breakfast was large and the pastries were amazing! We didn't take much advantage of the full kitchen because our stay was so short, but next time we will. The ocean view is just stunning - we need to bring friends along just...

Thank Tanya S
Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for a couple of nights on our honeymoon. It was gorgeous ~ right on the water. They put us in the hideaway suite which was spacious and we had our own personal hot tub in the gated area in front of our suite. The breakfast is delivered to the room each morning at your specified time, and there...

Thank amydawn86
Sacramento, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You are literally right on top of the ocean! Gorgeous views from our bay window (Victorian Room) --- ocean in all 3 directions. The inn sits atop a cliff, so if you want to get your toes wet, it's worth the nice walk into town (and down 83 steep steps.) Lots of good places to eat in the delightful town....

Thank deezeee2
indianapolis, indiana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in lilac room for weekend. Great ocean views. Very friendly staff. Filling breakfast of bagels, pastries and fruit. Though end of season, still saw numerous monarch butterflies flitting about. Really enjoyed quiet nature of place with peaceful surroundings and wonderful ocean to watch.

Thank kingofhearts
Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed our stay in the Lilac Room with great view of ocean. Continental breakfast delivered each morning was delicious with fresh pastries, fruit & yogurt. Very friendly staff; ideal location with short walk to Capitola center. Will definitely return!

Thank Kathryn R
Littleton, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice, quiet B&B for a get-away type stay. Great for a couple. Nice grounds, view of Monterey Bay and great rooms. Wonderful beds. Friendly staff and Breakfast in the room. Enjoyed all of Capitola and spent much less time in Santa Cruz than was planned.

Thank RealDEBennett

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Monarch Cove Inn is located on historic Depot Hill in Capitola, California. Poised on an ocean cliff, the Monarch Cove Inn looks out onto the breathtaking curve of Monterey Bay. Accommodations are intimately nestled among flower filled gardens and a monarch butterfly habitat. Enjoy a memorable stay on our 2.5 acre estate with uniquely appointed Victorian guestrooms and cottages, which are a thoughtful blend of yesterday and today. We are conveniently located within walking distance to Capitola Village. You can also stroll along the eucalyptus-lined pathway through the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary that leads to New Brighton State Beach. Breakfast is served to your room daily. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monarch Cove Inn

Address: 620 El Salto Dr, Capitola, CA 95010-3459
Region: United States > California > Capitola
Price Range: ₹ 9,162 - ₹ 17,997 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Monarch Cove Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles yolandeb909, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Lilac Room has ocean view.”
 of 5 bubbles Pamela1944, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We highly recommend the Victorian Room - think it's the only one with the amazing bay window view.”
 of 5 bubbles deezeee2, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Lilac room had ocean views”
 of 5 bubbles kingofhearts, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Grounds have view of the bay, looks like some rooms do too, ours did not.”
 of 5 bubbles RealDEBennett, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
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