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    Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay

    2 Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA 93940-2419
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    1 room
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          US$ 364
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          Overview
          • Excellent47%
          • Very good31%
          • Average13%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible3%
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          “brew pub” (73 reviews)
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          Breakfast Buffet
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          Reviewed 8 June 2014

          The good for this hotel: conveniently located and clean. Overall it's a comfortable stay. However, it is not what I would expect from a hotel of this price and this rating. It's a bit dated and you could pick up quite a bit of street...More

          Thank YVR_Wanderlust
          Response from PortolaHotelSpa, Manager at Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey BayResponded 24 June 2014

          Hari R, Thank you for taking the time to post about your experience at the Portola Hotel & Spa through TripAdvisor. We appreciate you taking the time to share your feedback and we hope to have an opportunity to welcome you back soon. Sincerely, Portola...More

          Reviewed 7 June 2014

          The Portola Plaza is located in central downtown Monterey and walking distance to Fisherman's Wharf and the historic part of the city (A National historic park). I attended a business meeting at the hotel for two days and then extended my stay for an additional...More

          3  Thank Stuart11940
          Reviewed 7 June 2014

          This hotel has a nice location in downtown Monterey within walking distance of the harbour. It is a bit neglected, somehow, perhaps it is the surroundings, which are somewhat vacant. Perhaps it is the layout, or the service. I kicked up a bit of a...More

          2  Thank Itinerant2013
          Response from PortolaHotelSpa, Manager at Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey BayResponded 24 June 2014

          Itinerant2013, Thank you for taking the time to share your recent Portola Hotel & Spa experience on TripAdvisor. We value you as a guest and we want you to know that we greatly appreciate your feedback about your guest room upgrade and conversation about Concierge...More

          Reviewed 6 June 2014

          Portola Hotel & Spa Location: The Portola is located in central downtown Monterey and is within walking distance of many attractions. Closest is downtown, the Wharf, and historical buildings with a CA State Museum. Cannery Row is a 15-20minute walk. There is also a free...More

          1  Thank NorCalNic
          Reviewed 3 June 2014

          So I have stayed at this hotel 3 times since 12/28/2013. 2 out of the 3x's there rooms weren't avliabile for check in. 1st time had to wait over 1 hr to get our reserved room. Last stay which was on May 9th same problem,...More

          1  Thank Fanchej
          Response from PortolaHotelSpa, Manager at Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey BayResponded 24 June 2014

          Hi Franchej, Thank you for taking the time to write a review about the Portola Hotel & Spa on TripAdvisor. We were happy to hear you are a return guest to the property and do hope we see you again soon. We value you as...More

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          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
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
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          • US$ 232 - US$ 446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #1 Green Hotel in Monterey
          • #3 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
          • #4 Business Hotel in Monterey
          • #4 Spa Hotel in Monterey
          • #8 Family Hotel in Monterey
          • #9 Romantic Hotel in Monterey
          • Room types
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          • Number of rooms
          • 379
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          bmj54
          Is there free parking?
          2 June 2017|
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          Response from PortolaHotelSpa | Property representative |
          Hi bmj54, Portola Hotel & Spa offers on-site self parking for $20 a day and valet parking for $23 a day. Please contact us directly if you have additional questions at (888) 222-5851. Sincerely, Portola Hotel & Spa... More
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          jen2298
          We are due to stay here on May the 3rd for a couple of nights. Will the construction still be going on? Many thanks Jenny
          1 April 2017|
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          Response from PortolaHotelSpa | Property representative |
          Hi Jenny, Thank you for your question. The adjacent Monterey Conference Center will be under renovation into the Summer of 2017. For more information, please call the hotel directly at (888) 222-5851. We look forward to... More
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          suzettang
          What's the present conditions of the hotel since the construction is still going on. What will it be like by the end of this month, September? Is the entrance & lobby are still not ready to be used?
          10 September 2016|
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          Response from PortolaHotelSpa | Property representative |
          Hello suzettang, Thank you for your inquiry. The adjacent Monterey Conference Center renovation and front driveway project will still be underway in late September. The majority of the construction is being done on the... More
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          "It looks like the did have ocean view rooms"
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          "close to everything in Monterrey, especially great for Aquarium goers"
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          "We were in the rooms over the parking garage which was convenient, but noisy at night"
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          "I've stayed at this hotel two times and all the rooms were fantastic."
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