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Bay Area, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Quick trip to Monterey because they had a $99 a night special mid week. The place is clean, safe, and has a great location. Breakfast is plentiful. There is a wine/cheese hour - but just okay. My only complaint would be the charge for parking - $15 a day. Other places in the area DON'T charge - so when comparing... More 

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Maplewood, Minnesota
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is excellent for visiting the sites, including the Monterey Aquarium. A two-day ticket to the Aquiriam (two days for the price of one, discounted) is offered to guests.The rooms are spacious room with a fireplace. There is a wine and cheese event in the late afternoon. We were also presented with a complimentary bottle of wine in our... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come to cannery row every thanksgiving to visit the aquarium. We have stayed for years at the Victorian inn and I finally have had enough. It's very expensive, it's parking is very expensive and very awkward, the services are indifferent. The breakfast is mediocre and the dining area is very ill-suited to dining, few tables, lots of places you... More 

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Inns_of_Monterey, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn, responded to this review

Hello Rcarlkahn, We are very appreciative of your honest feedback and will certainly use it to help us improve as we move forward. We were pleased to find out that during your most recent visit, you enjoyed our sister property the Monterey Bay Inn, located on Cannery Row. We always hope to provide our guests with the accommodations to make... More 

San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding value. Fabulous location in Cannery Row walking distance to Aquarium and many shops and restaurants. We traveled with our two therapy pet dogs and were greeted in the room with dog bowls of treats, bottled water and handwritten note. Never in all my travels with dogs has a hotel done this. Room very comfortable. Excellent value. I highly recommend... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely little inn, great value for money. The rooms are very spacious with fireplace, large TVs and bathroom. The bathroom perhaps needed a little updating, but everywhere was immaculately clean. Bed was very comfortable. Nice little balcony too. Excellent location very easy walking distance from restaurants and attractions. Breakfast good too-hot and cold selection. Would highly recommend and would stay... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The manager, Charlene, was very helpful! She made our trip even nicer. We had an eleven week old with us and she helped us select a room that made our stay even more comfortable with her. She helped by answering all questions we had about the area. The service staff was very efficient and courteous.

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De Haan, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our spacious and cosy room was on the 2nd floor facing the garden courtyard, therefore more quiet than rooms on the street side. The location is ideal on walking distance to the Cannery Row and the bus stops to downtown, Carmel and Pacific Grove. Breakfast was simply good, we loved the French toast. A recommendation for dinner: Bistro Moulin close... More 

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Fresno, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms are large, staff is very helpful and friendly, and the breakfast is great. This facility is best if you get on garden side 3 rd floor. Many rooms have Foam stree views and noise. You can walk to Aquarium, Cannery Row shops and outlets in less than 5 minutes. In 155 minutes you can walk the very beautiful oceanfront... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 564 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wife and I was here for a nightduring our PCH road trip. We drove straight here from LA on a Thursday night and arrived late into the night. The property was easy to find with it's own parking lot (parking was quite expensive but industry standard, and we were too lazy to find street parking.) The gentlemen at the front... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This property is older but very well maintained and is in the Victorian style. Gas fireplace, jacuzzi tub, etc. and clean. It could use an update but still very nice and good value. Service was great and they even had a bottle of wine on ice when I arrived! Very nice touch! I'll be back for sure..Thank you!

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Additional Information about BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn

Address: 487 Foam Street, Monterey, CA 93940-1409
Region: United States > California > Monterey County > Monterey
Price Range: $168 - $385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — BEST WESTERN PLUS Victorian Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Victorian Hotel Monterey
Best Western Victorian Hotel
Best Western Monterey
Monterey Best Western
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#5 Family Hotel in Monterey
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“quiet rooms facing the garden courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles mundus, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the street side rooms and 1st floor.”
 of 5 bubbles 26garyw, 18 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Try avoid being close to the Elevators (noisy)”
 of 5 bubbles caineuk1, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on the 3rd floor, had a view of the bay and had a fireplace!”
 of 5 bubbles margaretj2016, 8 Nov 2016 | Read review
“One of the best of the BW chain”
 of 5 bubbles valueman84, 28 Oct 2016 | Read review
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