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imsograteful
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, fast and friendly service from everyone!! Quality supper fresh food prepared just right. Everyone was so happy and made us feel so welcome. Johnathan our server was fast, polite and friendly we never felt rushed. My husband let him know this was the best Thanksgiving buffet we have ever eaten. I really appreciate all of the wonderful people...

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Wales
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent seven nights at the Monterey Plaza Hotel as I was attending a conference at a different venue. I am a wildlife enthusiast with a particular interest in marine life. Monterey Bay has a reputation as being one of the best locations in the World to see whales and dolphins so the fact that the hotel...

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Monterey_Plaza, General Manager at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear WelshGourmet, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa. We are thrilled that a marine-life enthusiast found such joy in our location as we are very fortunate to have so much wildlife to observe! Sincerely, John V. Narigi Vice President and General Manager Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Tadworth Surrey UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very comfortable hotel. Bedroom was lovely, coffee facilities etc. spa a must visit. On the rooftop overlooking the sea where if you're lucky you can see the sea otters opening seafood on their tummies! In walking distance of restaurants and the Aquarium which is also a must. Loved Monterey.

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Monterey_Plaza, General Manager at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Lisap, Thank you for sharing such a great review on Trip Advisor! We are especially happy to learn you got a front row seat to the adorable antics of our resident Sea Otters! They are some of our favorite locals. We look forward to welcoming you in the future! Sincerely, John V. Narigi Vice President and General Manager Monterey...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely hotel in a fabulous location. It is right on the water and there are amazing view from the hotel lobby, the restaurant and the patios. There are a few places to sit out by the fire and listen to the waves. It is only a few blocks from the aquarium and many shops and restaurants are...

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Martinez, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have a great dinner spot, just be sure your there for sunset dining just awesome!.Smell the salt air as you fall a sleep!.Relaxing to the bone......great place to stroll around and buy something special for the wife!.

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Monterey_Plaza, General Manager at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear GaryRidenour, Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa. As your comfort and relaxation are our first priority, we are delighted to learn we exceeded your expectations. Sincerely, John V. Narigi Vice President and General Manager Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Somerset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The locationright by the water is superb. The spa is on the top floor and the two hot tubs and steam room outside, so we had a fantastic view of all the birds and sea life. The rooms are gorgeous in a Californian old style with polished wood. It was super clean everywhere with comfortable bedsnd pillows. We were on...

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Redwood City, CA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at the Monterey Plaza Hotel, the rooms are designed in a classic style with a fresh look. The baloney gave us the chance to see what was going on with the Big Sir Marathon as well as a peck of the ocean. The fire pit is so relaxing to just sit and enjoy a cup of...

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Clovis, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful hotel, different restaurants options and great spa with a location unsurpassed. Friendly staff and great location. This is amazing place to go with friends, colleagues or family just in front the sea. Be aware because you can see dolphins and the birds can eat your food if you neglect. Amazing trial for a walk beside the beach!!!

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Monterey_Plaza, General Manager at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Wirchis, Thank you for sharing such a great review on Trip Advisor! We are thrilled you were able to enjoy some of our treasured wildlife, and sincerely hope the seagulls didn't steal any of your lunch! #seagullproblems Sincerely, John V. Narigi Vice President and General Manager Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed 3 nights and it's a beautiful and spacious hotel right on the water. We enjoyed hearing the waves crash at night. Schooner's Restaurant and La Strada were both excellent! The staff was also excellent - helpful at every chance.

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Monterey_Plaza, General Manager at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Janet R., Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa. I have shared your sentiments with our teams at Schooners and Cafe La Strada, as they will be thrilled to learn we exceeded your expectations. We look forward to welcoming you in the future! Sincerely, John V. Narigi Vice President and General Manager Monterey...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This time our room was not overlooking the bay but was still very nice. The staff is very friendly and will do what they can to make your stay enjoyable. Schooners restaurant breakfast was very good and dinner is ok. The menu is somewhat cramped, by that I mean there are some unusual combinations. If you dont see what you...

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Relax on the water's edge at the Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa. Dramatically perched over the Monterey Bay and located on historic Cannery Row, the Plaza is the perfect place to enjoy the gentle sounds of the surf, the fresh scent of sea air and all of the activities that the Monterey Peninsula has to offer. The only Forbes Four Star rated hotel in Monterey, the Plaza welcomes you with its warm Mediterranean ambiance and its legendary personalized service. While here, enjoy our roof-top Vista Blue Spa, the European-style Café La Strada, and our waterfront restaurant, Schooners Coastal Kitchen & Bar.For the comfort of our guests, all sleeping rooms and balconies are 100% non-smoking. In addition to taxes, a $27 per night resort fee applies to all reservations, which includes valet parking, guestroom internet, access to the spa facilities and local phone calls. Periodically, the Plaza is host to events such as weddings, dinners and concerts which may be seen and heard from sleeping rooms. Every effort is made to keep the times and volume of these events within reason. ... more   less 

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Address: 400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940-7501
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: ₹ 16,782 - ₹ 28,712 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 290
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Also Known As:
Monterey Plaza Hotel Monterey
Monterey Plaza Hotel And Spa
Monterey Plaza Resort
Plaza Hotel Monterey
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Monterey
#1 Family Hotel in Monterey
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Monterey
#1 Spa Hotel in Monterey
#1 Business Hotel in Monterey
#1 Luxury Hotel in Monterey
#7 Green Hotel in Monterey
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