Monterey, CA hotels are surrounded by the best of California like golden beaches and great dining, and our Marina hotel staff goes above and beyond to make your stay pleasant.
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Are you looking for the best hotels near Monterey? Welcome to your home away from home. At our Marina hotel, guests are just a short drive from the best of the city. We're across the street from a state beach, and within a 10 minute drive to Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row and golf courses. As the closest Best Western to Laguna Seca Raceway, speed lovers especially enjoy staying at our property.
Marina, CA hotels also boast the friendliest staff in California. California State University Monterey Bay (CSUMB) is in the neighborhood, and our Marina hotel regularly hosts students, their families and visiting faculty and staff. Business travelers with Dynergy Power Plant in the nearby city also depend on us. The nearby Salinas Sports Complex hosts youth and adult soccer, baseball tournaments and other sporting events. Service men and women with the Naval Post Grad and Defense Language Institute in Monterey also regularly stay with us.
From the Concours de Elegance car show to Pebble Beach, there's always something to do near our Marina hotel. Car and motorcycle races at Laguna Seca are always a blast, and the AT&T® Pro Am brings in fans from around the country. Whale watching, deep sea fishing and ocean diving are favorite water activities. Hang-gliding, exploring beaches, mountain biking and walking trails at the Wildlife Preserve are also options.
Near our Marina hotel, guests can enjoy Fisherman's Wharf or the quaint town of Carmel while enjoying our affordable prices, the Salinas Air Show and Rodeo, and the Castroville Artichoke Festival. Cycling and running marathons like the Sea Otter Classic and Big Sur Marathon are popular. The Moto GB Superbike Annual Race is another favorite.
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No pets allowed
The person running the front desk was snarky and dismissive when asking about the wifi, generally came off as annoyed that she was working.
The beds were ok. The shower head was loose and coming...
By Mike J
I stayed her last week with my sister because we wanted to spend a day in Carmel and a day in Monterey. This hotel is cute .. a little dated but close to the beach and close to the places we wanted...
Manteca, California on 07-Aug-2018
This Best Western is a pretty typical 3-star hotel with decent value for the price. The rooms are average size and quality, clean and comfortable. The breakfast was pretty average with a good...
Chicago, Illinois on 02-Aug-2018
We stayed here for a day, it's near the beach - just walkable distance from the hotel. Rooms and restrooms are neat, we didn't have any issues. Breakfast was okay, Wifi speed also was okay. Front...
By Jacob J
Dallas, Texas on 29-Jul-2018
We were attending a wedding in the area and this was one of the few spots that did not require a two night stay.
This is your basic Best Western. Clean, comfortable and efficient. With the basic...