Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa
Located quite literally over Monterey Bay on the lovely Cannery Row, the Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa is a beautiful waterfront hotel. Voted one of the ‘Top 25 Hotels in the US’ and regularly #1 hotel in Monterey by TripAdvisor reviewers and awarded a Forbes Four-Star Award, the Monterey Plaza is a perfect choice for a stay in the heart of the town.
Accommodations are decorated in classic maritime colours and there are a range of rooms and suites to choose from with varying inland and ocean views. Dining at the Schooners Coastal Kitchen & Bar is a real treat with fresh seafood and American cuisine served. There is also an open kitchen, bar and oceanfront outdoor patio here. Tidal Coffee is a great oceanfront coffeehouse with outdoor seating where you can sit back and enjoy coffee, drinks and snacks. On Friday and Saturday evenings, guests are treated to live entertainment at the Piano Lounge in the lobby.
A real highlight of the Monterey Plaza is the Vista Blue Spa, located on the top floor of the hotel and boasting 270 degree panoramic views. Voted one of the ‘Top 75 Spas in North America’, the spa also has a fitness centre, sundeck and hot tubs.
A short walk away from the Monterey Plaza lies the aquarium, Fisherman’s Wharf and Old Town Monterey, you can enjoy a range of nearby activities including: golf, sailing, whale watching and scuba diving.