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Petaluma, California
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Otter Inn before and intend to again. It is clean, comfortable and only steps away from Cannery Row and the Aquarium. We parked in the private lot and didn't need the car to get around as it is so central. Staff are unobtrusive but helpful, and guests are provided with a goody basket filled with... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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29 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel was fantastic from the minute we set foot in the lobby. The front office ladies were so friendly and nice, check in was so fast, they even let us check in earlier than normal, as soon as cleaners had our room ready she let us in. Then they gave us a basket of goodies, with as many refills... More 

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7 reviews
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the hotel for 3 days and 2 nights. My kids loved it! We had a ocean view room without the huge expense. Bought our Monterey bay aquarium tickets there and got a second day free. The room had snacks which the whole family enjoyed. The rooms were not perfect. Not a high end hotel room but not... More 

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Santa Maria, California
2 reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

MY wife and i have been coming here every year for ten years, always a great stay and a great location. Hot tub is a bonus for my back and staff and rooms have always been great!!!! Making another reservation at this moment....lol

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Depoe Bay, OR
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16 reviews
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Living on the Oregon coast oceanfront, we have gulls in our "front yard," too. We sought out Otter Inn again because of our good experience here several years ago. They are just as good as before, if not better. King room, in back away from street noise, top floor so no tromping overhead. Very clean, very affordable (Wednesday after Labor... More 

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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a great hotel centrally located to Cannery Row. The hotel is themed nautically and is clean and tidy. It offers free parking and free wifi and a lovely little hot tub. Cannery row is a 5 minute walk with restaurants and bars close by. We went whale watching while we were there and fishermans wharf is just a... More 

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Fresno
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 27 August 2016

The lady at the front desk was wonderful and helpful. She made sure I had the resources to reaquaint myself with the area and that all my questions were answered. It was like having my own personal guide to cannery row.

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Half Moon Bay, California
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

We wanted to take our 19 year old to Monterey(we live 68 miles away) but not spend a fortune so we picked a hotel that was right one street off of Cannery Row the prices were reasonable under $200 a night for Friday and Saturday night hotel was clean. My son said the Seigels kept him up at night and... More 

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Lossiemouth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

Absolutely love this place. The value for location is second to none, you can walk to everything Monterey has to offer. A great town with so much to do. We stayed for 2 nights on our recent road trip and loved it so much that we decided to return for another 2 nights, after leaving San Francisco. The rooms are... More 

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Thank Harwarr
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 July 2016

My wife and I drove from Sacramento, the head receptionist actually paid for our visit to Monterey Bay Aquarium two day visit. The TV didn't work due to technical problems, her assistant switch our room ( nicer room ). Visited restaurant : Bubba Gump scrimp, food / service was SUPER.

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Otter Inn

Address: 571 Wave St, Monterey, CA 93940-1426
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: $139 - $280 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Otter Inn 2.5*
Number of rooms: 33
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“Best views face ocean. Elevators allow easy access to upper floors.”
 of 5 bubbles alisonjh54, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We like the rooms on the upper floors better, just preference”
 of 5 bubbles jkitagawa777, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Location and helpful, friendly people.”
 of 5 bubbles fishfunsun, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If you MUST stay here, as for a room with no connecting door to other room. But really, just don't stay here at all.”
  • Spider in Bed-cobwebs all along bottom of blanket and nightstand
  • Dirty, dusty, cobwebs on wall, floor, and room blanket!!!
  • dirty towels
  • when was this room last cleaned? the cobwebs were on the blanket!!! so dusty and gross
 of 5 bubbles VictoriaRose89, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Nearly all the rooms on the 4th floor are good. We like 409 and 411.”
 of 5 bubbles 1950eloise, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
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