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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, HDTV

Spacious rooms are furnished with antique-style chairs and armoires, and many offer balconies with ocean views. WiFi is available for a fee, and each individually decorated room has an HDTV with 24-hour movie system.

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

400 Cannery Row Monterey CA 93940

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 available for a fee.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and conference space. This business-friendly hotel also offers a sauna and steam room. Valet parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

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

  • Number of meeting rooms - 10 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • 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 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Total number of rooms - 250 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Spa services on site 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 27.00 per night ), Wired internet access ( USD 27.00 per stay )

Room Amenities

  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free local calls 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillow menu 
  • In-room climate control (heating) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Dial-up Internet access (surcharge) 
  • LCD TV 

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 American cuisine and seafood. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Nearby Things to Do

The outdoor sundeck, complete with a fireplace, is the perfect place to enjoy a light spa lunch before or after your treatments. A soak in the tub takes on a new dimension: the two Vista Blue Spa bay-view whirlpool tubs are the perfect way to cap off a relaxing day of indulgence.

Spa Services

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

Guests under 17 are allowed in the spa with adult supervision. Guests under 13 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 13 
  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

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 property 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.

Parking height restrictions apply

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Resort fee: USD 29.00 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Fitness center access
  • Internet access
  • Parking
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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 14 and USD 28 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 27.00 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 27.00 per stay (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hotel Monterey Plaza
  • Monterey Plaza
  • Monterey Plaza Hotel
  • Monterey Plaza Hotel And Spa
  • Monterey Plaza Hotel Monterey
  • Monterey Plaza Resort
  • Plaza Hotel Monterey

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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