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Traveler's Hotel
2 out of 5
16 1/2 E Gabilin Street, Salinas, CA
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0.13 mi from city centre
1.9/5 (7 reviews)

"Was quite a bit worse than I expected in that location for that money. Seemed old."…"

Reviewed on 17 May 2016

Traveler's Hotel
Rancho Vista Two Bedroom Suite
439 Corral De Tierra Rd, Salinas, CA
The price is £168 per night from 16 Nov to 17 Nov
10.28 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (16 reviews)
Scenic views, Calm neighborhood

"Away from hustle of Monterey is this calm place, only 20 miles from Carmel. We enjoyed our stay here. Lots of things to do in driving range"…"

Reviewed on 28 Sep 2020

Rancho Vista Two Bedroom Suite
Lavish Corral De Tierra-monterey Home W/bocce Ball
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8.94 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (18 reviews)
Amazing home!!

"This house is so beautiful inside and out! It was so nice for our guests to have their own bedroom with their own bathroom, and the guest house was so perfect as well. There is a huge and beautiful kitchen that our private chef that we hired loved working in. We enjoyed our morning coffee and tea ..."…"

Reviewed on 28 Aug 2020

Lavish Corral De Tierra-monterey Home W/bocce Ball

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Country Paradise -- 5 Minutes From Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
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8.36 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (46 reviews)
Great location

"The property was excellent, perfect location close to everything. Perfect for my family and my kids had plenty of area to play."…"

Reviewed on 30 Oct 2020

Country Paradise -- 5 Minutes From Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Sunny Carmel Valley --but Close to Pebble Beach
12737 Sundance Lane, Salinas, CA
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10.02 mi from city centre
Sunny Carmel Valley --but Close to Pebble Beach
Three Bedroom Home With Open Concept and Sweeping Decks on Each Level
The price is £1,104 per night from 9 Nov to 10 Nov
10.28 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Peaceful stay in Carmel Valley

"Thoroughly enjoyed this open floor plan home with beautiful sunset views over Carmel Valley hills. It’s a winding road up to this home that sits high up on one of the many hills in Salinas. From the home we took day trips to Carmel by the Sea and Monterey. There are great hiking places in the area ..."…"

Reviewed on 21 Aug 2020

Three Bedroom Home With Open Concept and Sweeping Decks on Each Level
Wagon Wheel Motel
2 out of 5
1217 North Main Street, Salinas, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £56 per night from 22 Nov to 23 Nov
1.82 mi from city centre
3.4/5Good! (219 reviews)

"A lot cleaner than I expected !!! Check in qas quick and easy."…"

Reviewed on 16 Aug 2020

Wagon Wheel Motel
Private Guest Suite in the Country Central to Monterey, Carmel
The price is £262 per night from 29 Nov to 30 Nov
7.78 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (5 reviews)
Excellent Stay!

"Needed a rest stop for the night. What I got was a gorgeous room and a comfy bed. Hard to leave the next day :-)."…"

Reviewed on 24 Feb 2020

Private Guest Suite in the Country Central to Monterey, Carmel
WESTERN MOTEL
2 out of 5
6 South Wood Street, Salinas, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £66 per night from 2 Nov to 3 Nov
1.07 mi from city centre
3.2/5 (117 reviews)

"It was fine. Could really appreciate a motel well it is clean, very clean and this one was =)!!"…"

Reviewed on 31 Jan 2020

WESTERN MOTEL
Motel 6 Salinas, CA - North Monterey Area
2 out of 5
140 Kern St, Salinas, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £61 per night from 5 Nov to 6 Nov
0.9 mi from city centre
3/5 (568 reviews)

"Location, Close to work & huge parking for commercial trucks."…"

Reviewed on 30 Aug 2020

Motel 6 Salinas, CA - North Monterey Area
Motel 6 Salinas, CA - South - Monterey Area
2 out of 5
1257 De La Torre Boulevard, Salinas, CA
Free cancellation
The price is £61 per night from 10 Nov to 11 Nov
2.13 mi from city centre
3/5 (980 reviews)

"It was nice and clean as expected. Staff in front desk was nice"…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct 2020

Motel 6 Salinas, CA - South - Monterey Area
Beautiful Renovated Cape Code in South Salinas
Best Western Plus Salinas Valley Inn & Suites
2.5 out of 5
187 Kern Street, Salinas, CA
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The price is £86 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
0.95 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (348 reviews)

"Best customer support and best place located with great stores"…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2020

Best Western Plus Salinas Valley Inn & Suites
Great Vacation Retreat / Family Reunions / Business and Wedding Events
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12.94 mi from city centre
4.6/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Great Stay Away From Everything

"The place was exactly what we were looking for! Kids loved the pool and hot tub....really loved the hot tub.... We stayed for 4 days and didn't really want to leave. Matter of fact, if the place wasn't rented out to another party at the end of our stay, we would still be there. My only complaint ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Aug 2020

Great Vacation Retreat / Family Reunions / Business and Wedding Events
Cozy Cottage Close to Heart of Salinas
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0.45 mi from city centre
Cozy Cottage Close to Heart of Salinas
Spacious House Perfect for Concours Week! Preview Listing
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0.6 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Awesome Place For US Open at Pebble Beach

"Kristen was a fantastic host - she was very easy to coordinate check-in and responsive to our questions! The home was very welcoming and had everything we needed for our stay - including a very comfortable living room set up with a huge TV and great couch. The location was perfect (30 mins) for a ..."…"

Reviewed on 24 Jun 2019

Spacious House Perfect for Concours Week! Preview Listing
New!! The Bixby House - 2 Mins to Laguna Seca, 45 Mins to Big Sur
Best Western Salinas Monterey Hotel
2.5 out of 5
175 Kern St, Salinas, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £78 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
0.93 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (782 reviews)

"Everything was excellent for the price. Clean room and friendly staff. The main parking lot is coned off probably due to the McDonalds that is next door, but guests can move the cones temporarily, park, then put the cones back. Overnight security ensured our car was safe."…"

Reviewed on 28 Oct 2020

Best Western Salinas Monterey Hotel
Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas
2.5 out of 5
523 Work Street, Salinas, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £93 per night from 5 Nov to 6 Nov
0.77 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (729 reviews)

"Love our room layout: modern, clean, spacious along with a nice, long desk. Breakfast was excellent with a good selection of hot and cold foods packed to go. The staff was attentive and efficient. Overall, we had an enjoyable stay."…"

Reviewed on 16 Oct 2020

Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas
Good Nite Inn Salinas
2 out of 5
545 Work St, Salinas, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £52 per night from 8 Nov to 9 Nov
0.81 mi from city centre
3.4/5Good! (984 reviews)

"Nice place for a quick resting time Room was clean"…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct 2020

Good Nite Inn Salinas
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Visiting Salinas

Families will find kid-friendly activities in Salinas, and visitors give high marks for the top-notch restaurants. Tourists who journey to this welcoming city can discover its shopping, aquarium and cafes. Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, Dennis the Menace Park and Fisherman's Wharf are some of the top sights around the area.

  • You'll find 453 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Monterey
  • The closest major airport is in Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal), 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula), 12.2 mi (19.6 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Salinas

Cultural venues in the city include National Steinbeck Center, Aguila Cultural Center and Salinas Valley Model Railroad Museum. The city is notable for landmarks like The Farm, Steinbeck House and First Mayor's House. The city's natural beauty is on display at Monterey Bay, Marina State Beach and Toro County Park.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 29 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from in Salinas. Here you'll find highly ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas - This 2.5-star hotel features free breakfast, an indoor pool and free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its family-friendly amenities and breakfast.
  • Laurel Inn Motel - Our customers like the family-friendly amenities and overall value at this hotel. With a stay at this 2-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and a restaurant, along with free WiFi.
  • Courtyard by Marriott Salinas Monterey - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness centre, along with free WiFi. Expedia customers like its dining options and clean, comfortable rooms.

Outside the city, top places to visit include Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca, located 8.1 mi (13.1 km) from the heart of the city, and Dennis the Menace Park, which is 13.9 mi/22.3 km away.

Getting around Salinas

If you want to explore the larger area, hop aboard a train at Salinas Station. Salinas might not have as many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for Salinas

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 19°C and the night-time average to be 4°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 22°C during the day and 6°C at night
  • July to September averages 23°C during the day and 10°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 23°C during the day and 4°C at night
  • About 378 millimetres of rain falls on Salinas each year
  • Hottest months are usually September and October with an average temperature of 23°C, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 4°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Salinas?
Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas is a favourite with Expedia customers. This hotel offers free breakfast and a restaurant. Traveller reviews also recommend Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas and Comfort Inn & Suites of Salinas as top choices for your trip.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Salinas, will I receive a refund?
Yes, most hotel reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to get the best deals in Salinas.
What's the best budget-friendly hotel in Salinas?
Based on reviews, Good Nite Inn Salinas is a popular 2-star property for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and an outdoor pool. Other good choices for your budget-friendly stay include Laurel Inn Motel and Motel 6 Salinas, CA - South - Monterey Area.
What's the best accommodation option for a family holiday in Salinas?
Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas is a hotel with an indoor pool and a restaurant, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other good choices for your child-friendly holiday include Laurel Inn Motel and Comfort Inn & Suites of Salinas. Also, children of all ages will enjoy a visit to Salinas Valley Model Railroad Museum.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday to Salinas?
Motel 6 Salinas, CA - South - Monterey Area is a favourite property for couples, and features an outdoor pool and free WiFi.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Salinas?
Motel 6 Salinas, CA - South - Monterey Area is a top property for people travelling with their pets, and offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi for its human guests. Residence Inn by Marriott Salinas Monterey is another option if you’re bringing your pet along.
What's the best hotel to stay near the beach in Salinas?
Motel 6 Salinas, CA - South - Monterey Area is a top property for a beach holiday, and features an outdoor pool and free WiFi. Other good choices for your beach trip include Courtyard by Marriott Salinas Monterey and Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas. Head to Marina State Beach or Del Monte Beach for some quality time by the water.
What's the best place to stay if I'm looking to play golf in Salinas?
Best 5 Motel is a property featuring free breakfast and free WiFi, and it’s a top choice for golfing nearby. Other good options to stay near a golf course include Comfort Inn & Suites of Salinas and Howard Johnson by Wyndham Salinas. You can tee off at Salinas Fairways Golf Course during your trip.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Salinas?
Laurel Inn Motel is a top hotel with an outdoor pool, free breakfast and a restaurant. A couple of other options with an on-site pool include Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas and Comfort Inn & Suites of Salinas.

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