Get an overview of this hotelElegant hotel with sweeping views of Monterey Bay

Right on the water

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa sits right on the bay in the center of town, a 15-minute walk from Fisherman’s Wharf and 2.5 miles (4 km) from Point Pinos Lighthouse. Carmel, Pebble Beach, and 17-Mile Drive are within a 20-minute drive, and golfers can choose from over 20 courses in the county.

Spa with panoramic views

Guests can revive body and spirit with massages and beauty treatments at Vista Blue Spa, while savoring the bay views, or take to the water at the private beach. Against an ocean backdrop, Schooners Coastal Kitchen & Bar serves contemporary American cuisine with an emphasis on fresh local seafood.

Stately decor, free WiFi

Spacious rooms are furnished with antique-style chairs and armoires, and many offer balconies with ocean views. WiFi is free throughout the hotel, and each room has an HDTV with 24-hour movie system. Plush down feather beds encourage a good night’s sleep.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa features a health club and a spa tub. The hotel offers a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. 10 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers a sauna, a steam room, and a rooftop terrace. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Number of meeting rooms - 10 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Express check-in 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Total number of rooms - 290 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Spa services on site 
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Down comforter 
  • iPod docking station 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Climate control 
  • Free local calls 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • LCD TV 
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Where to Eat

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6 AM and 11:30 AM.

Schooners Coastal Kitchen - Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant specializes in seafood. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

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Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club, a spa tub, a sauna, and a steam room.

Spa Services

Vista Blue Spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Facial treatments 
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 27 per accommodation, per night
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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