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    Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    2600 Sand Dunes Drive, Monterey, CA 93940-3838
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    Overview
    • Excellent37%
    • Very good33%
    • Average15%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible5%
    Travellers talk about
    “ocean view” (73 reviews)
    “beach access” (16 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 702 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Great views and right on the beach! A view from all areas of the property and great parking. I've stayed here 4-5 times and the rooms are clean, but could use some minor updates. Beautiful pool and one of the only places you can access...More

    Thank Keely K
    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This hotel has a lot of potential. It has a great location with immediate beach access. We enjoyed the friendly bar tenders, bonfire on the beach (front desk sells kits) and the remodeled pool area. However, we felt they are understaffed. The glasses stayed out...More

    Thank SaraJL
    Reviewed yesterday

    We wanted to spend a lot of time at the hotel rather than explore. There are so many options. The games in the garden area, the pool or scores on the beach! A fire on the deck in lounge chairs while drinking a glass of...More

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    Reviewed yesterday

    Rooms are very clean just poor lighting & very worn. I was told that the rooms had been recently updated, not true. The main lobby, bar and sitting area, the staff, the view all excellent . The rooms were a BIG disappointment, to bad. We...More

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    Thank Emilie R
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We had a great 2 day stay at the beach in Monterey. The hotel was perfect for a short stop over - we turned up around 4.30 and room wasn't ready but they got us drinks and gave us a credit on food and drinks...More

    Thank stewardj70
    Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$189 - US$494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Monterey
    • #11 Green Hotel in Monterey
    • #15 Business Hotel in Monterey
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 196
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Monterey County >
    • Monterey
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Plus Beach Resort Monterey Hotel Monterey ,
    • Monterey Best Western ,
    • Best Western Monterey Beach Resort
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    Traveller (163)
    Room & Suite (226)
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    Dining (12)
    Hotel & Grounds (187)
    Bathroom (5)
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    thedane9
    6 July 2017|
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    Response from DrGermond | Reviewed this property |
    I have no idea, we didn't try to wash clothes there
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    Lynn B
    20 January 2017|
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    Response from Ansgar B | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, Lynn, from ground floor rooms one has the best beach access . Leaiving the room one is already outside and only a few yards distance from the sand. But in ground floor rooms there is nor great view. Do not check in a... More
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    Lynn B
    20 January 2017|
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    Response from MJH048 | Reviewed this property |
    The ground floor rooms on the ocean side are very low and behind a wall which screens the beach. You need to ask for a second floor room which is on the level of the reception and the street - no stairs to get to these... More
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    "Ocean view is a must"
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    "Get a room facing the ocean!"
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    "Garden view is not a garden, the hotel doesn't have one! It's either a view of the car park, the pool..."
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    "Pick the oceanside upper rooms for the best views."
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