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    El Castell Motel

    2102 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5294
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    Overview
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    81 - 85 of 629 reviews

    Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

    Room was clean. But shower water was luke warm. I asked front desk to address the issue. But it was not fixed. Air conditioning was either too cold or too warm. Very noisy. Front desk man was not very friendly. No greeting no smile. Continental...More

    Thank Ming L
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at El Castell MotelResponded 4 January 2017

    We're very sorry that you experienced some issues with your room, and we particularly apologize for not moving you to a different room that might have suited you better. It's great that you found your room to be clean - provide a clean room for...More

    Reviewed 31 December 2016

    We were happy with our choice of a hotel. It was very clean and staff was very friendly and accommodating. We ask for extra coffee and sugars from the maids and they gave us all we wanted. It was conveniently located to the Denis the...More

    Thank Joyce G
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at El Castell MotelResponded 4 January 2017

    Hi Joyce, We're delighted to hear that we provided such a great place for you to stay to enjoy all of the local attractions. We're always happy to hear positive feedback about our staff and our cleanliness, to thank you in particular for mentioning that....More

    Reviewed 26 December 2016

    Good Location good value. Good coffee in rooms. Need more decaf coffee in rooms and softer mattresses Many places to eat close by. Can't think of anything more to say. 200 carrCters is a silly length for a review.More

    Thank lrmbmw
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at El Castell MotelResponded 4 January 2017

    We are delighted that you enjoyed our convenient location, and that you found us to be a reasonably priced option for your accommodation needs. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us so much, and we would love to welcome you back...More

    Reviewed 7 December 2016

    Overall - it was a decent place. For 100$ a night it ain't bad at all. we got a good night sleep - the room was nicely equiped for a motel (even had an iron board), but it wasn't perfect because in the morning we...More

    Thank Robbie R
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at El Castell MotelResponded 13 December 2016

    Hi Robbie, thanks for staying with us recently, and for taking the time to review our hotel. We're happy that you found us to be well-equipped, and that you enjoyed a good night's sleep. We hope that you'll stay with us again the next time...More

    Reviewed 1 December 2016

    The bed was very comfortable. Clean with great amenities. We had no issues with outside noise, though the heater was a little loud but efficient. I parked right in front of our room. The breakfast was just OK, but better than nothing... Overall we enjoyed...More

    Thank ke6tse
    Response from GuestXperienceTeam, Guest Relations Manager at El Castell MotelResponded 5 December 2016

    Our number one goal is to provide our guests with a clean comfortable place to stay, where they can have a good night's sleep, and I'm delighted that we did that so well for you:) Thank for your review. We can't wait to welcome you...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$94 - US$290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Best Value Hotel in Monterey
    • #6 Green Hotel in Monterey
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 52
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    Response from JCMFarms | Reviewed this property |
    Pool closes at 9 p.m. It is probably open while it rains, but you can call and ask. The pool is not completely indoors. One of the sides is open to an outdoor patio.
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    Response from miriamseja | Reviewed this property |
    When we stayed there end of February, it was warm it felt great !
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    "Check your mattress more often, ours where kind of sunken making it hard to rest & sleep well."
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    "No carpet - bring slippers"
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    "Needs a new white Shower curtain. Ours was pretty beat up but otherwise the room was perfect. Thank you."
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