Get an overview of this hotelElegant hotel with sweeping views of Monterey Bay

A stay at Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa places you in the heart of Monterey, walking distance from San Carlos Beach - The Breakwater and Steinbeck's Spirit of Monterey Wax Museum.

This 4-star hotel is close to Monterey Bay Aquarium and Fisherman's Wharf.

Make yourself at home in one of the 290 guestrooms featuring refrigerators and iPod docking stations. LCD televisions with cable programming are provided for your entertainment, with wired and wireless Internet access available for a surcharge. Bathrooms have designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, as well as phones with free local calls.

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. Additional features include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, where you can enjoy drinks at a bar and dine alfresco (weather permitting). Snacks are also available at a coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities are closed until further notice:
  • Spa tub

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 complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. 10 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers a sauna, a steam room, and a rooftop terrace. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

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

  • Number of meeting rooms - 10 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Express check-in 
  • 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 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Total number of rooms - 290 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Spa services on site 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Down comforter 
  • iPod docking station 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Climate control 
  • Free local calls 
  • 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

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club, a spa tub, a sauna, and a steam room.

Spa Services

Vista Blue Spa has massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and 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 
  • Sports massage 
  • Detoxification wrap 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel 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


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 27 per accommodation, per night
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.

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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