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Top Monterey Luxury Hotels

Bernardus Lodge & Spa
4.5 out of 5
415 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $302 per night from Jan 17 to Jan 18
4.8/5Exceptional! (388 reviews)

"My husband and I enjoyed the stay at Barnardus very much! The room was clean and comfy. The beddings are silky soft. We really like the heated floor in the bathroom. The staff were friendly and helpful. Due to COVID, in-room dining is the only option. The foraged mushroom pizza was delicious! The ..."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 1, 2021

Bernardus Lodge & Spa
Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
4.5 out of 5
400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $318 per night from Feb 1 to Feb 2
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,753 reviews)

"We had an amazing view of the ocean directly below our balcony."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 11, 2021

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
Quail Lodge & Golf Club
5 out of 5
8205 VALLEY GREENS DRIVE, Carmel, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $233 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.6/5Exceptional! (987 reviews)

"Gorgeous property in the valley with a well manicured golf course as neighbor. Really appreciate nature around it."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 10, 2020

Quail Lodge & Golf Club
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InterContinental the Clement Monterey
4.5 out of 5
750 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
Free cancellation
The price is CA $217 per night from Jan 18 to Jan 19
4.6/5Exceptional! (984 reviews)

"Super clean. The staff was friendly and the beds were uh-mazingly comfortable. I stayed on the 4th floor and a partial view with the sound of the ocean all night. Accidentally slept in until 11:30. Thank gosh for a late check out! They have a fully stocked fridge, a little over priced, but hey, it’s ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 17, 2020

InterContinental the Clement Monterey
Spindrift Inn
3.5 out of 5
652 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $208 per night from Feb 2 to Feb 3
4.6/5Wonderful! (971 reviews)

"Right on the water in the heart of Cannery Row. Perfect location. We go every year to Monterey and the Spindrift is what Monterey is all about."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 23, 2020

Spindrift Inn
L Auberge Carmel
4.5 out of 5
Monte Verde at Seventh, Carmel, CA
The price is CA $354 per night from Jan 21 to Jan 22
4.5/5Wonderful! (307 reviews)

"Great place, amazing staff, super clean - we really enjoyed our time during this crazy year"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 2, 2020

L Auberge Carmel
Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort - Adults Only
4.5 out of 5
48123 Highway One, Big Sur, CA
The price is CA $1,581 per night from Feb 8 to Feb 9
4.5/5Wonderful! (327 reviews)

"The property is in an incredible setting. The facility itself is beautiful. It is, however, very expensive. The biggest drawback is the food. Very uneven in quality. Breakfasts are good, other food is mediocre. In spite of that, I had an amazing time."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 30, 2020

Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort - Adults Only
Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay
4 out of 5
Two Portola Plaza, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $264 per night from Jan 17 to Jan 18
4.4/5Excellent! (1,026 reviews)

"Great location and nice clean comfortable rooms. The small balcony and up lighting make the room especially appealing."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 5, 2021

Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay
Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa
3.5 out of 5
700 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $135 per night from Jan 28 to Jan 29
4.4/5Excellent! (1,236 reviews)

"Top notch bedding and pillows. Our room was very quiet. Excellent staff, the best! 24 hour onsite security. Walking distance to virtually every attraction, restaurant, and beach, also the lake. Easy access on and off Highway 1. Casa Munras is an historical landmark. Very clean, and the grounds are ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 5, 2020

Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa
Sanctuary Beach Resort
4 out of 5
3295 Dunes Rd, Marina, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $279 per night from Feb 4 to Feb 5
4.3/5Excellent! (991 reviews)

"Great location! Highly recommended. Room was clean and very quiet. Great place for a weekend getaway."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 11, 2021

Sanctuary Beach Resort
Hotel 1110 - Adults Only
4 out of 5
1110 Del Monte Ave, Monterey, CA
The price is CA $132 per night from Jan 18 to Jan 19
4.3/5Excellent! (983 reviews)

"My wife and I were looking for a B&B for our anniversary, but when I found this nice little boutique style place we thought we'd give it a shot. Granted, it's not for everyone's taste, but we really enjoyed it and plan on going back. We found it kind of odd that the onsite parking consists of merely ..."…"

Reviewed on Nov. 30, 2020

Hotel 1110 - Adults Only
Sea Breeze Inn And Cottages
2.5 out of 5
1100 Lighthouse Ave, Pacific Grove, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $96 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
4.2/5Excellent! (1,139 reviews)

"We were happy with the clean room and bathroom. Kitchenette was also very clean. The comforters on the beds were very thin. And the mattress was a little hard for my liking. The other guests in my party thought it was fine. Overall we would stay here again in the future."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 10, 2021

Sea Breeze Inn And Cottages
Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa
4.5 out of 5
1 Old Golf Course Rd, Monterey, CA
Free cancellation
The price is CA $214 per night from Jan 18 to Jan 19
4.1/5Very Good! (1,968 reviews)

"The resort was wonderful, clean, spacious. Our room had a golf course view and it was fabulous. Would recommend staying here anytime of the year."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 11, 2021

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa
Hotel Pacific
3.5 out of 5
300 Pacific St, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $154 per night from Jan 18 to Jan 19
4/5Very Good! (983 reviews)

"I like the location. Room was nice and clean. The only thing is the tv cable was not a good quality. I wish it had more options like Netflix. $20 for parking no good. Also grab and go breakfast is not really a breakfast. Just a small orange juice and a muffin. Other than that staff was very ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 30, 2020

Hotel Pacific
Super 8 by Wyndham Monterey/Carmel
2 out of 5
1300 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $69 per night from Jan 27 to Jan 28
4/5Very Good! (999 reviews)

"Great hotel and a shopping center is across the street."…"

Reviewed on Jan. 10, 2021

Super 8 by Wyndham Monterey/Carmel
Laurel Inn Motel
2 out of 5
801 West Laurel Dr., Salinas, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $97 per night from Jan 19 to Jan 20
3.9/5Very Good! (1,100 reviews)

"There was a problem with the heater and 3 different remotes for txv fidnt work and i dont like theyre choice of txv programing"…"

Reviewed on Dec. 29, 2020

Laurel Inn Motel
The Monterey Hotel
3 out of 5
407 Calle Principal, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $121 per night from Feb 3 to Feb 4
3.8/5Good! (981 reviews)

"I had low expectations being the height of the covid-pandemic, knowing that there was no chance of the breakfast for example, being possible. Besides that, and the county just days away from a 1 to 6 month ban of non-essential travel, I was more than grateful that they could allow me to keep my reservation. ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 12, 2020

The Monterey Hotel
Asilomar Conference Grounds
2 out of 5
800 Asilomar Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA
The price is CA $158 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
3.7/5Good! (990 reviews)
Spectacular view from unit. Great property.

"Great."…"

Reviewed on Dec. 24, 2020

Asilomar Conference Grounds
Travelodge by Wyndham Monterey Bay
2 out of 5
2030 North Fremont St, Monterey, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $75 per night from Jan 18 to Jan 19
3.5/5Good! (989 reviews)

"It was quiet and peaceful the location was okay not the best"…"

Reviewed on Jan. 5, 2021

Travelodge by Wyndham Monterey Bay
Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Monterey Beachfront-Marina, CA
2.5 out of 5
3280 Dunes Drive, Marina, CA
Free cancellation
The price is CA $75 per night from Jan 24 to Jan 25
2.8/5 (166 reviews)

"This property was such a great deal for location and cleanliness of the hotel. I thought for sure the pics would be misleading for the price. But they were not! I’d highly recommend this hotel!"…"

Reviewed on Nov. 29, 2020

Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Monterey Beachfront-Marina, CA
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Looking for a great accommodation for your luxury getaway to Monterey? Expedia can help you get a flight to Monterey, CA (MRY-Monterey Peninsula) airport or Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal) airport, and then you can select from a variety of places to stay that will deliver the luxury you seek. Amenities are an important consideration when you plan a trip, so we make it easy to find what you'd like to make your stay special. If you want a posh hotel with a spa, an indoor pool, or luxury bedding, Expedia can help you find the best luxury hotel experience that Monterey has to offer. Known for its golf and whale watching, Monterey also has some interesting things to see and do including Fisherman's Wharf and Monterey Bay Aquarium, so you may want to take in the local sights during your visit.

When to Visit Monterey

This is what you can expect the weather to be like while you stay in Monterey:

  • Hottest months: September, October, August, and July, with an average temperature of 69°F
  • Coldest months: December, January, February, and March, with an average temperature of 44°F
  • Driest months: May, October, April, and November, with an average rainfall of 1.33 inches
  • Rainiest months: January, February, December, and March, with an average rainfall of 3.79 inches

Exploring Monterey

Experience Monterey with a stop at Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Maritime Museum. If you have some spare time during your trip, you might want to check out Dennis the Menace Park and Point Pinos Lighthouse.

A few other things that make Monterey special are the:
  • Beaches
  • Seafood
  • Golfing
  • Marina
  • Whale watching

Getting Around Monterey

Take advantage of local transportation options that make it easy to see Monterey. If you want to explore the larger area, ride aboard one of the trains from Salinas Station.

Frequently asked questions

Are you searching for the perfect hotel for your luxury getaway to Monterey?
Travel to Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY) Airport or Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC) Airport, and then treat yourself to a stay at one of 121 Monterey luxury hotels. Known for its golf and whale watching, Monterey also has some interesting things to see and do including Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row, so you may want to take in the local sights during your visit.
What's the best luxury hotel in Monterey?
Ventana Big Sur, an Alila Resort - Adults Only is a 4.5-star resort with an ocean-view restaurant and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a pampering stay. L Auberge Carmel and Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa are other upscale choices for your trip.
How many luxury hotels will I be able to find in Monterey?
Lie in the lap of luxury during your getaway to Monterey in one of Expedia’s 121 luxury hotels.
When can I expect good weather in Monterey?
Planning for the weather is a good way to make your trip to Monterey relaxing and enjoyable, especially when you’re splurging. The hottest months are usually September and October with an average temp of 60°F, while the coldest months are January and December with an average of 52°F. Average annual precipitation for Monterey is 21 inches.
What's there to see and do in Monterey?
Enjoy Monterey and visit Cannery Row, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and 17-Mile Drive. If you have a little extra time during your trip, you might want to check out Pebble Beach Golf Links and Carmel Beach.

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