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Bide-A-Wee Inn
Bide-A-Wee Inn
221 Asilomar Ave., Pacific Grove
2.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (122 reviews)
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Cute cottages and well kept grounds. This little place is across the street from the ocean. You can hear the waves all night if you leave your window open. Breakfast is a small snack, fruit and coffee or tea. No big deal, but good enough. It is lovely and quiet here... A short walk to the ocean. I'll definitely be back
  24 May 2017

£94

£94
Candle Light Inn
Candle Light Inn
San Carlos Street, Carmel
2.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (146 reviews)
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our one night stay was fantastic! The staff was very helpful and the breakfast delivery was great
  24 May 2017

£159

£159
Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas
Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas
523 Work Street, Salinas
2.5 out of 5.0
4.7 out of 5 (68 reviews)
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The beds were super comfortable. We had two wonderful nights here and would recommend this hotel to everyone.
  13 May 2017

£111

£111
Holiday Inn Express Monterey-Cannery Row
Holiday Inn Express Monterey-Cannery Row
443 Wave St, Monterey
2.5 out of 5.0
4.3 out of 5 (223 reviews)
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Made an amazing place even better My wife, granddaughter and I had a wonderful three day stay at the Holiday Inn Express on Cannery Row. We were able to park our car in the ultra safe underground parking structure and walk everywhere. The room was clean and very comfortable. There was a real attention to details. Example: We loved ...
  19 Apr 2017

£156

£156
Best Western Plus Monterey Inn
Best Western Plus Monterey Inn
825 Abrego Street, Monterey
2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (205 reviews)
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Great hotel, nearby to just about everything. The staff was very welcoming at my late night arrival. Room was spacious, nice closet space, room had a balcony, which I think is awesome. The location is really great, can easily walk to Peet's coffee or other nice cafes, breweries. I do some cycling, easy to get to bike path or other great rides ...
  26 May 2017

£127

£127
Hofsas House Hotel
Hofsas House Hotel
San Carlos Street, Carmel
2.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (64 reviews)
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Beautiful beach view Nice hotel very good view of beach and very close to the beach nice staff and good brackfast
  25 Apr 2017

£113

£113
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas
195 Kern St, Salinas
2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (82 reviews)
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Passing through Check in was good. Rooms looks very new, nice size TV
  21 May 2017

£114

£114
Holiday Inn Express Suites Watsonville
Holiday Inn Express Suites Watsonville
1855 Main St, Watsonville
2.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (122 reviews)
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Great for what it is! We needed to stay in Watsonville, and there are only 4 hotels/motels in the area. I certainly wouldn't stay at a Motel, and the Holiday Inn Express had the best reviews out of any of them so we booked it! The staff were excellent, kind, and accomadating! The rooms were very clean and the beds were ...
  24 Apr 2017

£106

£106
Rosedale Inn
Rosedale Inn
775 Asilomar Blvd, Pacific Grove
2.5 out of 5.0
4.1 out of 5 (182 reviews)
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Great little hotel Very nice rooms in a great location. Staff was very friendly and helpful.
  6 May 2017

£92

£92
Best Western De Anza Inn
Best Western De Anza Inn
2141 North Fremont Street, Monterey
2.5 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (150 reviews)
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Nice hotel. Close to everything Friendly and helpful staff. Big clean room. Comfortable bed. Close to restaurants.
  17 Apr 2017

£85

£85
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Pocket Guide: 2 stars Hotels in Monterey

Find 2 Star Accommodation in Monterey

Looking to get away on a cheap Monterey break? If you're on a budget, Monterey has a huge range of comfortable but affordable two-star hotels that cater to all tastes. Choose from family-friendly accommodation, inns, motels and even winery hotels in a variety of locations. Several of Monterey’s two-star hotels are situated conveniently close to Monterey Regional Airport, while others are near beaches or offer easy access to scenic Highway One.

Getting around Monterey on a Budget

Wherever you're based in Monterey, you can hop aboard the Monterey-Salinas Transit (MST), a cheap, safe and reliable public bus service that stops at major attractions and hotels. The bus also runs a service to Carmel, Pacific Grove and Big Sur, as well as offering a wine route service that stops at popular wineries. Alternatively, hire a car to go further afield.

Free Things to See and Do in Monterey

Make the most of your stay in Monterey by exploring the city's free attractions. Walk or cycle along the scenic 17-Mile Drive at Pebble Beach, where you can soak up amazing ocean views. While cars are charged an entry fee to this exclusive neighbourhood, pedestrians and cyclists are admitted for free. Keep your eyes peeled for the famous Lone Cypress Tree, known as the most photographed tree in North America. You can also enjoy a stroll or a bike ride along the 29-mile long Monterey Bay Recreation Trail, a paved coast-hugging path which runs from Castroville to Pacific Grove. The trail features a whirl of top attractions, including the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, Fisherman's Wharf and the Museum of Monterey.

Wildlife lovers should make a beeline for the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, known as the Serengeti of the Sea. It's home to seals, sea lions, sea otters, whales, dolphins and seabirds, all of which can be seen all year-round. Go tide pooling at low tide to spot plant and animal sea life. After soaking up the city's numerous free attractions, blow the budget one day by visiting Monterey's most famous attraction, the Monterey Bay Aquarium, which homes a whopping 35,000 creatures in 34 galleries, including everything from exotic sunfish to beefy sharks.

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