Book your room at Monterey Bay Inn
Get an overview of this hotelOceanfront beauty at quiet end of Cannery Row
Stroll to the aquarium
Anchoring the quiet end of Cannery Row, this waterfront boutique hotel is perched above Monterey Bay, with Fisherman's Wharf a quarter-mile away, A Taste of Monterey winery a half-mile away, and the Monterey Bay Aquarium within a half-mile.
Breakfast for two
The day begins with complimentary Continental breakfast for two, delivered to guestrooms on fine china. Cookies and fruits are served daily. A sun-splashed patio includes a spa tub and an outdoor fire pit.
Down bedding and luxury linens encourage restful sleep. Binoculars provide close-up views of otters and sea lions frolicking in the waves.Would you like to give us feedback? Share it! Opens in a new window
Monterey Bay Inn242 Cannery Row Monterey CA 93940
This waterfront getaway is steps from the shops, galleries, and restaurants of Cannery Row. Guests can stroll to the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Fisherman's Wharf, Lovers Point Beach, wineries, and other attractions via the Monterey Recreation Trail, a coastal walking and bicycling path right outside the hotel entrance. 17-Mile Drive begins just 2 miles away, and world-class golf is within 6 miles.
The hotel sells aquarium tickets that provide admission for 2 consecutive days for the cost of a 1-day ticket. Ticketholders are also able to bypass the long lines — a boon for guests traveling with children.
Guests enjoy complimentary continental breakfast for 2 delivered to their rooms each morning. Complimentary cookies and fruit are served in the lobby in the afternoon. The inn has 2 spa tubs, and offers complimentary wireless Internet access in both public areas and guestrooms. Business amenities include a 24-hour business center and 432 square feet of meeting facilities.
- 24-hour business center
- 24-hour front desk
- Computer station
- Concierge services
- Conference space size (feet) - 420
- Conference space size (meters) - 39
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free breakfast
- Free WiFi
- Number of floors - 4
- Number of spa tubs - 2
- One meeting room
- Rooftop terrace
- Self parking (surcharge)
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Total number of rooms - 49
- Tours/ticket assistance
Family Friendly Amenities
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
- DVD player
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Self parking (surcharge)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free newspaper
- Free toiletries
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Daily housekeeping
- Down comforter
- DVD player
- Free local calls
- Free WiFi
- Furnished balcony
- Hair dryer
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room massage available
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Iron/ironing board
- LCD TV
- Premium bedding
- Premium TV channels
- Private bathroom
- Room service (limited hours)
- Satellite TV service
- Shower/tub combination
- Turndown service
Where to Eat
Complimentary Continental breakfast for two is delivered to guestrooms each morning on a tray with fine china and linens. Guests select from a menu the night before. Choices include freshly baked pastries, muffins, orange juice, fruit, yogurt, hard-boiled eggs, coffee, and tea.
Room service: Lunchtime to dinner.
The Monterey Bay Inn's proprietors also own the award-winning Sardine Factory restaurant, a celebrity favorite. The Sardine Factory is four blocks from the hotel.
Other nearby dining options include:
Nearby Things to Do
A spa tub, open from 8 AM to 11 PM, is situated on a sunny patio with comfortable seating.
Adjacent San Carlos Beach is popular with scuba divers. Less than a mile away, Del Monte Beach is ideal for long walks, sunbathing, tidepooling, and wading in the rather chilly waters. Whale-watching and kayaking tours depart from or near Fisherman's Wharf. Bike rentals and scuba outfitters are located throughout town.
The waterfront Recreation Trail, right outside the hotel, attracts runners, walkers, and bicyclists.
Pebble Beach Golf Links, Del Monte Golf Course, Links at Spanish Bay, and other world-class courses are within six miles.
Point Lobos State Reserve, seven miles away, offers hiking trails with spectacular views of the rugged coast. Sea lions, harbor seals, and more than 150 bird species—from hummingbirds to herons—are among the animals inhabiting the reserve.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
Serenity Spa offers aromatherapy, mud baths, and facial and body treatments. The spa includes a sauna.
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
Parking height restrictions apply
- Self parking fee: USD 17 per night (in/out privileges)
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We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.