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    Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, CA 93940-3838
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We loved this hotel with rooms overlooking the beach and Pacific Ocean. They had a restaurant; however, we decided to take the 17 mile drive which is nearby and eat in Carmel. While the grounds had very nice native plants and patios, the grounds needed...More

    Thank Teri G
    Management response:Responded 2 days ago

    It's a pleasure to have welcomed you, Teri, and to hear you enjoyed our comforts so thoroughly. There's nothing quite like a sunset on the bay, but it's somehow better when it's all just outside our doors. We'd love to welcome you back the next...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The waves are so loud when you book an ocean front room! Highly recommend when staying here, as that was the most relaxing part of my weekend! Robert was the concierge and welcomed us upon our arrival and gave us helpful tips for our weekend!!...More

    1  Thank tigerpaws3
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This hotel has a wonderful location right on the Monterey bay (though at a remove from tourist sites/downtown). It's a tired old property that obviously had a down and dirty facelift. But cool fonts, stylish paint colors and furniture and views can't overcome what's wrong...More

    Thank Susan M
    Management response:Responded 3 days ago

    We appreciate the chance to have welcomed you and apologize for coming up short of expectation, Susan. While we do provide constant maintenance to common exteriors, it's clear there were some shortcomings during your visit, and we'll most certainly address the concerns with our team...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Old hotel re done nicely. Room good size and clean. We had downstairs room so could sit outside but slightly restricted view of ocean and bay. Bar and lounge was large but restricted availability of drinks in happy hour. Reception staff were good to deal...More

    Thank TaupoSheryll
    Management response:Responded 4 days ago

    Thanks for the kind words of our remodel and hospitality, Sheryll. We'd love to welcome you back to an improved, elevated view and to share some of the other amenities included and available just steps from your room. It's a pleasure to lend a hand...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    We had great hopes for this hotel, having made the long drive from Yosemite to get there. The initial impression was good-great views out on to the beach from the lobby and a nice bar with an extensive menu. When we saw our room we...More

    Thank KRaftery
    Management response:Responded 5 days ago

    We appreciate the feedback and chance to have welcomed you, though we're sorry to hear elements of your respective room missed the mark. With a range of others available, we hope for the chance to provide a more preferable setup for a more consistent experience...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • USD 183 - USD 434 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Monterey
    • #11 Green Hotel in Monterey
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 196
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    • Also Known As
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    20 September 2017|
    Response from LauraJeanMoreno | Reviewed this property |
    I was told high 50's to very low 60's. The weather was hotter than normal over Labor Day weekend. I personally did go in the water but was told those temps by several people there.
    7 July 2017|
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    Response from NoahandBen | Reviewed this property |
    They will do your laundry for you. Expensive. I used local laundromat.
    Lynn B
    20 January 2017|
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    Response from NoahandBen | Reviewed this property |
    I recommend 3rd or 4th floor for great views. 1st does not.

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