California may have travel restrictions in place due to COVID-19.

Find out moreOpens in new tab or window

Search Motels in Monterey

Search over 1 million properties and 550 airlines worldwide

Members save 10% more on select hotels, cars, activities and vacation rentals. Sign up.

Free cancellation on most hotels. Because flexibility matters.

Featured Motels in Monterey

Pacific Inn
2 out of 5
2332 North Fremont Street, Monterey, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,188 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Monterey State Beach, Monterey County Fairgrounds, and Del Monte Beach. Monterey Bay and Fisherman's ...

4.3/5Excellent! (952 reviews)

"It was nice & clean. It looked recently remodeled. The staff was very nice. Parking is limited & the lot is small...a little hard to maneuver for larger cars. Also it was a tad noisy at night, so if you're a light sleeper earplugs are a must."…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Pacific Inn
Stargazer Inn and Suites
2.5 out of 5
1046 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥5,852 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4

Situated in Monterey, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Don Dahvee Park, Monterey Bay, and Fisherman's Wharf. 17-Mile Drive and Cannery Row are also within ...

4/5Very Good! (1,149 reviews)

"Entire staff is always very friendly and helpful."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Stargazer Inn and Suites
El Castell Motel
2 out of 5
2102 North Fremont St, Monterey, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥5,978 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated near the airport, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Monterey County Fairgrounds, Monterey Bay, and Del Monte Beach. Cannery Row and Fisherman's ...

3.9/5Very Good! (954 reviews)

"Wonderful stay at this motel. I would stay there again"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

El Castell Motel

You could be seeing lower prices

With member prices, you could save 10% or more right now on thousands of properties.
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 ¥6,188 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated in Monterey, this golf motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Monterey Pines Golf Course, Monterey Bay, and Monterey County Fairgrounds. Cannery Row and Del ...

3.5/5Good! (986 reviews)

"Cost and convenience were a plus. Staff was very helpful"…"

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

Travelodge by Wyndham Monterey Bay
Sand Castle Inn
2 out of 5
1011 La Salle Ave, Seaside, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,188 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated in Seaside, this motel is within a 15-minute walk of Monterey State Beach and Monterey Bay. Del Monte Beach and Monterey County Fairgrounds are also ...

3.9/5Very Good! (956 reviews)

"Very clean. The room was very well kept. Very nice towels provided. Great location- close to many great places to visit. Allows pets."…"

Reviewed on Oct 15, 2020

Sand Castle Inn
Motel 6 Marina, CA - Monterey
2 out of 5
100 Reservation Rd, Marina, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is ¥6,269 per night from Nov 3 to Nov 4

Located in the heart of Marina, this motel is within a 10-minute walk of Marina State Beach and Monterey Bay. Marina Dunes Preserve and Fort Ord Dunes State ...

3.6/5Good! (979 reviews)

"Very comfortable will come back soon i recommend everyone to try this out"…"

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

Motel 6 Marina, CA - Monterey
Monterey Surf Inn
2 out of 5
1200 Munras Ave, Monterey, CA
The price is ¥4,452 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Located in the heart of Monterey, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Don Dahvee Park, Monterey Bay, and Fisherman's Wharf. Cannery Row and 17-Mile Drive are ...

3.7/5Good! (933 reviews)

"Clean great location and I appreciate the experience always thank you"…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Monterey Surf Inn
Lone Oak Lodge
2.5 out of 5
2221 N. Fremont St., Monterey, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,817 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30

Situated near the airport, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Monterey County Fairgrounds, Monterey Pines Golf Course, and Del Monte Beach. Fisherman's Wharf ...

4.2/5Excellent! (984 reviews)

"Not unique but what we wanted. Staff very friendly ."…"

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2020

Lone Oak Lodge
Deer Haven Inn
2.5 out of 5
750 Crocker Avenue, Pacific Grove, CA
The price is ¥8,286 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Situated by the ocean, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Monarch Grove Butterfly Sanctuary and 17-Mile Drive. Monterey Bay and Lovers Point are also within ...

4.2/5Excellent! (951 reviews)

"Nice enough property for the price. Clean and quiet. Close to Monterey and downtown Pacific Grove."…"

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

Deer Haven Inn
Ramada by Wyndham Monterey
2.5 out of 5
2058 N. Fremont Street, Monterey, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥6,662 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2

Situated near the beach, this motel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Naval Postgraduate School and within 3 mi (5 km) of Dennis the Menace Park and Fisherman's Wharf. ...

4.1/5Very Good! (979 reviews)

"Room was very clean. Honestly, for the price I didn't expect it to be as nice as it was. This was definitely a great value, within walking distance to the beach and a few restaurants nearby also."…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

Ramada by Wyndham Monterey
Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas
2 out of 5
131 Kern Street, Salinas, CA
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is ¥7,767 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3

Situated in Salinas, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Aguila Cultural Center, National Steinbeck Center, and First Mayor's House. Salinas Valley Model Railroad ...

3.9/5Good! (995 reviews)

"Brenda was such an amazing person , helped with questions and recommended places to go eat , also super nice and friendly!!"…"

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas
Motel 6 Salinas, CA - South - Monterey Area
2 out of 5
1257 De La Torre Boulevard, Salinas, CA
Free Cancellation
The price is ¥7,341 per night from Nov 2 to Nov 3

Situated in Salinas, this motel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Salinas Fairways Golf Course and within 3 mi (5 km) of National Steinbeck Center and First Mayor's House. ...

3/5 (980 reviews)

"It was nice and clean as expected. Staff in front desk was nice"…"

Reviewed on Oct 21, 2020

Motel 6 Salinas, CA - South - Monterey Area
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Monterey
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Other property types in Monterey

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa

4.5 out of 5
400 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA
The price is ¥24,359 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23
4.7/5Exceptional! (1,642 reviews)

"Great location, clean and well maintained property, friendly staff and beautiful view"…"

Reviewed on Oct 25, 2020

Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
Monterey Tides

Monterey Tides

3.5 out of 5
2600 Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, CA
The price is ¥17,694 per night from Nov 22 to Nov 23
3.7/5Good! (1,660 reviews)

"This is my favorite spot near Monterey. The view from rooms overlooking the water is exceptional. I only had a few issues during my stay. One was the lack of water glasses -- I had to request a glass so that I could make tea. The other problem I faced was the impolite, seemingly bothered, woman at ..."…"

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2020

Monterey Tides
Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa

4.5 out of 5
1 Old Golf Course Rd, Monterey, CA
The price is ¥18,706 per night from Oct 29 to Oct 30
4.1/5Very Good! (1,958 reviews)

"No complaints about the property. Our stay was very enjoyable and the staff was friendly and professional. Would recommend & stay again."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Hyatt Regency Monterey Hotel & Spa
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to Monterey?
Because you’ll save on your room price, you can enjoy all that Monterey has to offer. Not-to-be-missed sights include Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, and 17-Mile Drive.
What is a motel?
When you stay at a motel, you’ll often find a free parking spot and an outdoor pool. With a stay at a motel, you’ll usually access your room from an outside corridor overlooking the parking lot. The word “motel” was coined in 1925 in San Luis Obispo, California by the owner of the Milestone Mo-Tel.
What are the best motels in Monterey?
Pacific Inn: Stay within a quick 2-minute drive of Monterey County Fairgrounds. Enjoy access to the restaurant, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stargazer Inn and Suites: An indoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking are available during your stay. You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Monterey Bay and Cannery Row. El Castell Motel: Enjoy access to the indoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking. Stay within a 5-minute drive of 17-Mile Drive and Monterey County Fairgrounds. Lone Oak Lodge: You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of 17-Mile Drive and Monterey Bay. Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a microwave. Carmel Resort Inn: Stay within a 5-minute drive of 17-Mile Drive and Carmel Mission Basilica. Enjoy access to the free WiFi and free parking, as well as room amenities like a microwave.
What things can I to do in Monterey?
Check out the must-see aquarium and bustling marina while you’re sightseeing. Visitors to Monterey speak highly of the pebble beaches and seafood restaurants. Some popular places to visit include Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, and 17-Mile Drive. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Carmel Beach, Monterey Bay, and Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Dennis the Menace Park, Maritime Museum, and Dali17 Museum.
What's the seasonal weather like in Monterey?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in Monterey to help you plan yours. 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 are my options for getting around Monterey when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about getting around Monterey to help you navigate your stay: Fly into Norman Y. Mineta San Jose Intl. Airport (SJC), which is located 53.1 mi (85.5 km) away. Otherwise, you can search for flights to Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY), which is 2.6 mi (4.2 km) away. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.