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Seven Gables Inn

Booking.comUS$ 472*
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were anticipating our stay at Seven Gables Inn after reading all the glowing reviews. From the moment we were enthusiastically greeted by Athena at the front desk and taken to our room, Ocean Mist, we knew we had made the right choice. The view was breathtaking and the room was beautiful. The colors were shades of blue, just like...

Thank walkaday65
Orangevale, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bed and breakfast is much more than just a bed and breakfast. The breakfast was absolutely wonderful with so many options available. Hot and cold cereal, yogurts from many different companies, eggs and sausage or bacon on the days we were there. There were cheeses, fruit, breads, meats options, croissants and other pastries, and everything was fresh. Coffee, tea,...

1Thank kschooler
Raleigh, NC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Seven Gables Inn in mid-April. It is a lovely property right on Monterey Bay. It is within walking distance of shops and restaurants and there is a paved path across the street that takes you along the bay into Monterey. We loved staying here. Our room faced the bay and had two overstuffed chairs with a...

1Thank got2travelpj
Northern California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My room, Cypress, was beautiful with a very comfortable bed and linens and a fabulous view. Both sheer drapes and "blackout" drapes are provided (and shades for the two stained glass windows). Good wine (local) and nibbles at the wine hour, good breakfast with many choices on the buffet. Service was good. The whole place is very clean. The public...

Thank NorCalfemale
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrival: The inn was easy to find, google maps took us straight there. Parking on site is available and on the roads around the inn. We received a nice welcome and a tour of the inn and facilities upon arrival. Location: The inn is a lovely old wooden building steeped in history with wonderfully colourful gardens. The views out to...

Thank Philip D
swheelwright, Owner at Seven Gables Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mr. D, Thank you for your extensive review of your recent stay at Seven Gables and your kind and very detailed commentary with all aspects of your visit. As you and other reviewers have mentioned we really do have lots of friendly and interesting guests stay with us. Since we are a historic inn our rooms vary dramatically in...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We hadn't booked but managed to get one of the downstairs rooms called Chautauqua. We were very impressed with the how the whole house was presented and how we were welcomed by the staff. The breakfast was excellent and in the afternoon there was complimentary wine and cheese offered. As my review is titled this is the nicest guest house...

Thank dandj79
swheelwright, Owner at Seven Gables Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for your recent stay with us at Seven Gables and your kind comments. The entire staff appreciates being acknowledged for all they do to make the Inn a place that our guests enjoy. We hope to see you soon!

Austin, Tx
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Seven Gables is without a doubt one of the most beautiful places we have stayed. The location with view is amazing! Our 2 bed/2bath cottage was perfect for 2 couples. One bedroom up and one down. Very private. Had a lovely living with kitchen and dining area. Breakfast was delicious and the views from the dining room cannot be beat....

Thank letramp
swheelwright, Owner at Seven Gables Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guests, We appreciate your review of the Jewell Cottage suite and are glad to read that you enjoyed your stay at Seven Gables. Thank you for the compliments regarding breakfast and the afternoon wine and cheese service. Our chef, Lorie, always strives to make sure that our guests are well-fed! We hope to see you soon!

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We stayed 3 nights at this amazing property~ two different rooms due to availability~ and it was worth it!! Everything has been well thought out, from the landscaping to the decor. Staff is incredible~ helpful, kind, and pleasant. The location is spectacular~ you can watch the sun rise, the surfers, and with the assistance of the binoculars that are readily...

Thank BodhisattvaHand
swheelwright, Owner at Seven Gables Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you so much for your kind and detailed comments regarding your stay and for recognizing our marvelous staff. We hope you enjoyed your stay in California and hope to see you on your next visit to the Monterey area.

Culpeper, Virginia
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We stayed at the Seven Gables Inn for a few days over Easter and it was far beyond our expectations! The staff is wonderful and attentive, food is great, the rooms are beautiful, an OMG that view! you can't even describe how amazing the view is from every window. We saw whales several times, walked down to the Monterey Bay...

Thank norm911
swheelwright, Owner at Seven Gables Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you for choosing to stay with us over the Easter holiday and for your comments about our close proximity to our lovely downtown of Pacific Grove, restaurants and the Monterey Bay Aquarium. We appreciate your high recommendation and hope to see you soon!

Reviewed 10 April 2017

I have stayed here four or five times over the past 15 years. As others have commented, I do not bother to look elsewhere. Yes it is expensive - especially the larger rooms, but if you want a real treat, this is the place to stay. As one sits in a chair or lies in bed, the views out over...

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swheelwright, Owner at Seven Gables Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Welcome back!! We are honored that we are your #1 choice when you stay in Pacific Grove and the Monterey area. Thank you for acknowledging our housekeeping staff and the great job that they do each day to keep Seven Gables spotless. We look forward to your next visit.

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenLeadersSilver level
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Imagine the picturesque and romantic setting of Seven Gables Inn in Pacific Grove, California with waves crashing along the rocky shoreline of the Pacific Ocean. Sea otters and whales are viewed regularly from this comfortable, relaxing inn. ALL OCEAN VIEW ROOMS in a cluster of seven historic buildings. Savor a bountiful breakfast in the oceanfront dining room and gather for afternoon wine and cheese featuring Monterey County wineries. Munch on homemade cookies served with milk in the evening. Outstanding service and hospitality make Seven Gables Inn an especially delightful retreat. Free on-street parking and free high speed wi-fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seven Gables Inn

Address: 555 Ocean View Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2653
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Pacific Grove
Price Range: ₹ 23,251 - ₹ 33,908 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Seven Gables Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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7 Gables Inn
Seven Gables Hotel Pacific Grove
Seven Gables Inn Grand View Inn
Seven Gables Inn Monterey
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ocean Mist and Cypress have impressive water views with very large windows. You get the "wow" factor upon entering.”
walkaday65, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Check the website - the rooms are very close to the description offered on the website for the B&B.”
kschooler, 9 May 2017 | Read review
“Ocean Mist has amazing views to the East, all rooms have water views of some sort”
  • View from Ocean Mist
  • Bed in Ocean Mist
  • Ocean Mist fireplace and artwork
  • Beautiful attention to detail is everywhere~ even the door handles!
  • Door to Carriage House
  • Stained glass is everywhere and so gorgeous!
BodhisattvaHand, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Every room we saw was amazing! You can't make a bad choice, but ask the staff for recommendations.”
norm911, 15 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If a view is important but the price is steep, consider a small room with a view.”
FnuLnu, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
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