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HI Monterey
2 out of 5
778 Hawthorne Street, Monterey, CA
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Situated by the ocean, this eco-friendly hostel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from Monterey Bay Aquarium and 1.8 mi (2.8 km) from Monarch Grove Butterfly Sanctuary. Monterey ...

4.4/5Excellent! (75 reviews)

"The bathrooms and showers were very clean so was the room I slept in When I arrived I was told I needed to buy a daily membership to the hostel which was not on the website or not very clear enough and I was told if I want to lock up my valuables I needed to supply my own lock ( of course they did ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Feb 2020

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Monterey Tides

Monterey Tides

3.5 out of 5
2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, CA
The price is £131 per night from 4 Apr to 5 Apr
3.7/5Good! (1,746 reviews)

"I liked the hotel and the easy beach access was great. Would recommend the stay"…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2021

Monterey Tides
Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

4.5 out of 5
400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
The price is £192 per night from 30 Mar to 31 Mar
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,756 reviews)

"I love this place! I tried a different hotel during this same visit, but nothing beats the service at The Monterey Plaza. It's a tradition now."…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar 2021

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa

4.5 out of 5
1 Old Golf Course Rd, Monterey, CA
The price is £155 per night from 4 Apr to 5 Apr
4.1/5Very Good! (20 reviews)

"The only downside is that the hotel does not have a restaurant. They only have a cafe with low quality food. Otherwise, the hotel was great!!!"…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2021

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Monterey?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save your money for going out. You can enjoy activities like whale watching, and the sea views create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look the same, but these dormitory-style accommodations all have shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms), budget prices and a social environment.
What are the best hostels in Monterey?
While you’re choosing where to stay, take a look at this top Monterey hostel: HI Monterey - Located within a 5-minute walk of Cannery Row. Property features include free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking. You’ll find showers in all rooms.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Monterey?
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you want to venture out and explore, so here’s some information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually September and October, with an average temperature of 16°C, while the coldest months are January and December, with an average of 11°C. Average annual precipitation for Monterey is 525 inches.
What is there to see and do in Monterey?
Overall, Monterey is known for its beaches, seafood and golf. Major attractions include Cannery Row, Monterey Bay Aquarium and 17-Mile Drive. Get out into nature with places such as Carmel Beach, Monterey Bay and Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park. Cultural attractions include Carmel Mission Basilica, Sunset Center and Maritime Museum.
What's the best way to get to and around Monterey while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in Monterey in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the closest airport, which is Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), located 2.6 mi (4.2 km) away. An alternative is San Jose, CA (SJC-Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl.), located 53.1 mi (85.5 km) away. When you’re out and about, you might want to use public transport during your trip. If you’re eager to check out more of the area, head over to Salinas Station to take a train.