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Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We spend one night in Centrella Inn, and has been one of the greatest experiences ever! We arrive around 4pm, and a lovely woman received us with a delicious glass of wine of our choice. The house is beautiful outside, and also inside. Each room is different. You feel like going back to the 1850!! Everything was very clean, and...

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Berkeley, California
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Centrella Inn has individual rooms as well as 5 separate cottages. We stayed in Room 1 on the first floor which has a bay window with a seating area. The room is spacious but it does face the street. On Wed. morning at 6:30 am, the garbage residential truck came by making a lot of noise (my ear plugs did...

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Telluride, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed at the Centrella Inn for our 30th wedding anniversary. We stayed the first night because it looked warm and well reviewed and then decided to stay for two additional nights because of our experiences. The staff were warm and friendly. They provided a happy hour drink and amazing "cooked to order" breakfasts daily. There was...

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Centrella_Innkeeper, General Manager at Centrella Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Shawn for staying with us and sharing your experience, Congratulations again on your 30 years of wedded life to both of you, it was a wonderful decision to stay back and enjoy the warmth of our accommodation and service to you and your wife. Please do not hesitate to return back and stay with us again when visiting...

San Rafael, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were booked into one of the cottages, which was beautifully furnished in Victorian cozy elegance, with plenty of room for three adults. Our entire experience was perfect, from the social hour, which included remarkably good wine, to the delicious breakfast. The Centrella Inn is now por "go-to" B&B in the Monterey Bay Area.

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Centrella_Innkeeper, General Manager at Centrella Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Ms. Teresa and sharing the wonderful comments about our location and service, it was our great pleasure in having you experience our cozy cottages, please do stay with us again when visiting Pacific Grove. Ralph Felsinger - General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I really enjoyed staying at the Centrella. We stayed in the garden room and we loved the 4 post bed and large bathroom. The Centrella is in a great location, close to a lot of things but on a quiet street and only a short walk to Lover's Point. I would recommend it. Also I must say...

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Centrella_Innkeeper, General Manager at Centrella Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Mr. Jared for staying with us in our Garden room and we are glad you enjoyed the Jacuzzi bath and the Romantic bed. We are glad the staff was very accommodating with all your needs and will surely want to see you and your wife return and stay with us again when visiting Pacific Grove. Ralph Felsinger -...

Rancho Santa Margarita, California
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We had a third floor room which was quite nice considering the age of the building, the bed was actually the most comfortable of our vacation and there was a nice, modern shower in addition to the tub shower. The staff were pretty nice for the most part and helpful. There were cookies and a wine hour though we didn't...

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Centrella_Innkeeper, General Manager at Centrella Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Mr. Daryl for staying with us and sharing the wonderful comments about your stay with us. We do always strive to make sure that all our Guests stay comfortable at our Historical Inn and your valid comments are always welcome, we surely want to see you come back and stay with us when visiting Pacific Grove. Ralph Felsinger...

Woodstock, Canada
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This 1889 Inn, a former boarding house a block from the sea was the highlight of our trip to Pacific Grove in January. A delightful Victorian home, cozy, with creaking floors, roaring fire, treats and wine and interesting guests to converse with in the lounge. The breakfast was served after a menu selection and the rooms had décor with period...

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Centrella_Innkeeper, General Manager at Centrella Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the wonderful comments given to us and rating our accommodation as cozy and great atmosphere, we surely woul want you to be back and stay with us again when visiting Pacific Grove.. Ralph Felsinger - General Manager

Camp Connell, CA
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stayed three nights at the Centralla on the recommendation of a friend. It was all he promised. Our room was a cottage with a separate living area, which gave us room to spread out, read, watch TV whatever without being in each other's way. The bed was comfortable, the cottage clean. It is a bit old, but the minor...

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Centrella_Innkeeper, General Manager at Centrella Inn, responded to this review

It was a great pleasure to have you stay with us and experience the warmth of our Historical Inn. Thank you for all the wonderful compliments about our staff who reached out to your needs, and I will surely convey the message to them. We are glad our location suited you too. We surely want you to return back again...

Santa Rosa, California
Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a hard review to write. We really enjoyed our stay. The staff couldn't have been nicer or more helpful. Breakfasts were quite good with a varied choice of items. We had cottage #3 which could be easily upgraded to 'charming'. The bathroom was fine overall. There weren't enough hooks or places to put toiletries, which is all to...

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Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 4 January 2017

A bit like stepping back in time! Lovely, quaint and very welcoming. Comfy beds and great breakfast. Thought the complimentary glass of wine and nibbles a nice touch. Would definitely go again. Town very quiet at night but stunning scenery close by.

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Centrella_Innkeeper, General Manager at Centrella Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and sharing your wonderful comments, we greatly appreciate your feedback and would definitely look forward to your return stay when visiting Pacific Grove. Ralph Felsinger - General Manager

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Capture the Romance of Yesteryear at The Centrella Inn, awarded “The Best Lodging in Pacific Grove, Monterey Peninsula”. We have been the destination of choice for charm and romance since 1889. Enjoy our complimentary signature breakfast, freshly baked pastries daily and evening social hour, featuring hors d'oeuvres and cookies. Ideally located: stroll to Lover’s Point, beach, world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium and historic Cannery Row. Close to Pebble Beach, Carmel and Big Sur. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Centrella Inn

Address: 612 Central Ave, Pacific Grove, CA 93950-2611
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Pacific Grove
Price Range: $211 - $398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Centrella Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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“Best place to stay, best inn, best hotel, best weekend”
 of 5 bubbles bon374, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 22 on the second floor was recommended; it faces the garden so it will be quiet.”
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 of 5 bubbles FarmerRK, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The stairs are somewhat steep so if that is a problem I would use the lower floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 300daryls, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms vary in size # 22 is quite nice with bay window over garden.”
 of 5 bubbles curries465159, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“For more privacy, choose a cottage. For more contact with other guests, stay in the main Inn.”
 of 5 bubbles shlamont, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
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