Get an overview of this hotelRomantic waterfront inn on Monterey's Cannery Row

On McAbee Beach

On a stretch of beach along Monterey Bay, this European-style boutique hotel is less than 3 blocks from Monterey Bay Aquarium and a half-mile from Fisherman's Wharf and downtown shops.

Breakfast in bed

A complimentary continental breakfast is delivered to guestrooms on a silver tray. An afternoon reception featuring Monterey County wine and cheese is offered in the intimate lobby.

Crackling wood fires

All guestrooms offer views of Cannery Row or Monterey Bay, wood-burning fireplaces, upholstered chairs, feather beds, and minibars.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Spindrift Inn enjoys a premier location on a stretch of beach along Monterey Bay, in the heart of Cannery Row and just a half-mile from downtown shops. A complimentary daily continental breakfast is delivered on a silver tray to guests in their rooms each morning. The European-style lobby, with wood-burning fireplace, is the setting for complimentary Monterey wine and cheese each day between 4:30 PM and 6 PM (hours subject to change).

The furnished open-air rooftop patio provides panoramic views of Monterey Bay. Guests enjoy massages (surcharge). Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. The inn also offers valet parking (surcharge).

This is a smoke-free property (fines may apply for violations).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free reception 
  • Computer station 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Total number of rooms - 45 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Bathrobes 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Down comforter 
  • Fireplace 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Minibar 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

A complimentary Continental breakfast is delivered to guestrooms on a silver platter each morning and includes fresh pastries, hard-boiled eggs, cold cereal, juice, coffee, and tea. Complimentary Monterey wine and cheese is served in the lobby each evening, 4:30 PM to 6 PM (hours subject to change).

The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Paradiso Trattoria

The Whaling Station

Sardine Factory


Chart House

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel's Monterey Bay location provides numerous recreational options such as volleyball, surfing, fishing, boating, and scuba diving. A paved path along the Monterey Peninsula offers miles of walking and biking. There are 17 golf courses within 15 miles of the hotel, including the 18-hole course at Pebble Beach Golf Links, 2.5 miles away, and Poppy Hills Golf Course, four miles from the hotel. Discounted passes are provided to Monterey Sports Center, one mile away.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 

Spa Services

  • Massages 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25 per night (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services. Reservations can be made by contacting the inn prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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