We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre hotel

    Sand Dunes Dr, Monterey, CA 93940-3838
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    USD 205*USD 236*
    View Deal
    Traveller (197)
    Room & Suite (226)
    Pool & Beach (60)
    Hampton Inn Monterey
    296 reviews
    #7 of 56 hotels in Monterey
     
    Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Monterey Bay - Seaside
    1,789 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Lone Oak Lodge
    1,068 reviews
    #4 of 56 hotels in Monterey
     
    Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
    4,875 reviews
    #1 of 56 hotels in Monterey
     
    Overview
    • Excellent34%
    • Very good32%
    • Average15%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    “ocean view” (79 reviews)
    “beach access” (20 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
    Housekeeping
    3.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    Offers & Announcements: Best Rate Guarantee
    Hotel packages
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    Hampton Inn Monterey
    296 reviews
    #7 of 56 hotels in Monterey
     
    Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Monterey Bay - Seaside
    1,789 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Lone Oak Lodge
    1,068 reviews
    #4 of 56 hotels in Monterey
     
    Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
    4,875 reviews
    #1 of 56 hotels in Monterey
     
    Rooms
    1 Oct.2 Oct.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from USD 205.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Monterey hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "d645e53fc65a461faa8c217df5841e3c", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":78347,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[36052787],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":208,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"d645e53fc65a461faa8c217df5841e3c","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":236,"lowestMetaPrice":205,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":236,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":236,"lowestMetaPrice":205,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":236,"hotelName":"Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImQ2NDVlNTNmYzY1YTQ2MWZhYThjMjE3ZGY1ODQxZTNjIiwiQUlLIjoiMTBmMjc2ZTFkNTQ4NDBmMmEwZTMyZmU0MjAwYjMyMmEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/10/2017", "checkOut": "02/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "USD 205", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"53894180":"TravelocityEWS","68610850":"IB_SabreHospitalitySolu_1Fv9i6k","36052787":"Expedia","65674803":"Hotwire","109264650":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (862)
    There are newer reviews for Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre hotel
    See the most recent reviews
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    711 - 715 of 822 reviews

    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    30 years you say? I came here with my family when I was kid when it used to be a Best Western. Yeah we are going waay back. I know this property went through a lot of different owners. Let's just say this: The hotel...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank Mikeasanjose
    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    We found this beachside gem last minute (on a PCH trip). It was a smaller room, but beachside fire and beautiful views make up for the tight (modern and well kept) space. The staff were very nice and helpful. We saw dolphins in the bay...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank 707dawn
    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    Got a corner room on the third floor, ocean side. The corner rooms seem to be tad bigger than the standard room, and you only have one neighbor. The down side is that we were at the end of the hotel, so WiFi was poor...More

    1  Thank Doug & Sherri M
    Response from Hotel M, Manager at Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre hotelResponded 4 July 2016

    Dear Doug & Sherri M, Thank you for your review and although you were happy with your room I was disappointed to read your comments regarding our wonderful Bar Sebastian. Bar Sebastian does indeed have a policy that no outside bought drinks or food can...More

    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    Friendly staff, nice clean rooms and a wonderful view if you get the ocean side and not the garden side. Restaurant on site is wonderful. Best Blacken snapper we have ever had. if you need 200 characters then it is not worth doing the review.

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    1  Thank GrandmaSweet
    Reviewed 3 July 2016

    We loved all 3 nights...Comfortable and clean room, great bed, friendly happy hour and breakfast looking at the ocean with excellent service, and then there is the beach....Just amazing.. The surf, the kids on the surf boards, the fishermen, the bonfires, and the smell and...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank mac8888
    Hampton Inn Monterey
    296 reviews
    #7 of 56 hotels in Monterey
     
    Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Monterey Bay - Seaside
    1,789 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Seaside
     
    Lone Oak Lodge
    1,068 reviews
    #4 of 56 hotels in Monterey
     
    Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
    4,875 reviews
    #1 of 56 hotels in Monterey
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersBronze level
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Conference Facilities
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 184 - USD 433 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 On the Beach Hotel in Monterey
    • #11 Green Hotel in Monterey
    • #15 Business Hotel in Monterey
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 196
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, Expedia, Sabre Hospitality Solutions, Hotels.com, Cheap Tickets, Priceline, Cancelon, Hotwire, HotelsforEveryone, getaroom.com and Evoline ltd so you can book your Monterey Tides, a Joie de Vivre hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • Monterey County >
    • Monterey
    • Also Known As
    • Best Western Plus Beach Resort Monterey Hotel Monterey ,
    • Monterey Best Western ,
    • Best Western Monterey Beach Resort
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (197)
    Room & Suite (226)
    Pool & Beach (60)
    Dining (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (237)
    Bathroom (5)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
    Nearby
    Embassy Suites by Hilton Hotel Monterey Bay - Seaside
    1,789 reviews
    .53 km away
     
    Lone Oak Lodge
    1,068 reviews
    1.57 km away
     
    Hampton Inn Monterey
    296 reviews
    .62 km away
     
    Monterey Plaza Hotel & Spa
    4,875 reviews
    3.47 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Sweet Elena's Bakery & Cafe
    22 reviews
    .51 km away
    Googie Grill
    107 reviews
    .53 km away
    Jose's Mexican Cafe
    79 reviews
    .63 km away
    Monterey's Fish House
    1,453 reviews
    1.18 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    AiX
    11 reviews
    .89 km away
    Aquarius Dive Shop
    26 reviews
    1.34 km away
    Carmel Valley Coffee Roasting Co
    5 reviews
    1.15 km away
    Monterey Lanes
    6 reviews
    1.55 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    thedane9
    7 July 2017|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from NoahandBen | Reviewed this property |
    They will do your laundry for you. Expensive. I used local laundromat.
    0
    Votes
    Lynn B
    20 January 2017|
    AnswerShow all 5 answers
    Response from NoahandBen | Reviewed this property |
    I recommend 3rd or 4th floor for great views. 1st does not.
    0
    Votes
    Lynn B
    20 January 2017|
    AnswerShow all 7 answers
    Response from MJH048 | Reviewed this property |
    The ground floor rooms on the ocean side are very low and behind a wall which screens the beach. You need to ask for a second floor room which is on the level of the reception and the street - no stairs to get to these... More
    2
    Votes

    Recently Reviewed Hotels around Monterey

    Room Tips
    ""premium" oceanfront are rooms on upper levels - have better views and worth the $20 more..."
    Read review
    "Ocean view rooms are great if you want to hear the ocean waves."
    Read review
    "Rooms on the ocean side are the best for views but probably noisy from the sea"
    Read review
    "Ocean front rooms offer great views & sounds of the ocean waves crashing all night!!"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing