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.

Wagon Wheel Motel

Traveller (3)
Room & Suite (3)
Traveller (3)
Room & Suite (3)
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible40%
  • 6 days ago
    “Great service and humane interaction”
  • 2 May 2018
    “Pleasantly surprised a great value!”
1217 N Main St, Salinas, CA 93906-2826 See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Self-Serve Laundry
2 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
25 Nov.26 Nov.
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 6 partner sites to see rooms from USD 74.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Salinas hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","SHOW_DISCLAIMER_ASTERISK","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "7c68288bf1a546d580b03d123eeeb6fe", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":670379,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[100692736],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":25,"month":11,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":26,"month":11,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":74,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"7c68288bf1a546d580b03d123eeeb6fe","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":74,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"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":null,"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":74,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Wagon Wheel Motel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjdjNjgyODhiZjFhNTQ2ZDU4MGIwM2QxMjNlZWViNmZlIiwiQUlLIjoiN2Y4MTQwZjU3YWYwNDQyMDhkYjliNTZkNGQ3YzMwOWEifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","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,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "25/11/2018", "checkOut": "26/11/2018", "lowestPrice": "USD 74", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"100692736":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget"}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"],"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[],"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget"}}, "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\"\/>"}
Reviews (15)
Filter reviews
14 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
See what travellers are saying:
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago

We've been coming several time, everytime we come to visit Monterey and Point Lobos area. The rooms are clean and we've always been happy with the service. Most recently we had to cancel our visit last minute because our son was sick. The manager of...More

Thank Guillaume C
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

I was a late-night arrival and selected this establishment because it was next door to where I was going to be working the next morning. Wow only $60 and the room was extremely comfortable and obviously renovated and quite attractive. Large king size bed comfortable...More

1  Thank rhohmann
Response from Dipesh L, Manager at Wagon Wheel MotelResponded 9 June 2018

Dear Customer - We are glad that you had a great stay at the motel, and we hope to see you again in near future. Thank you for your review! Future Customers - We are under new management, and renovating property as stated above in...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018

Value for Money . I am totally surprised when i checked in this California style motel while i was travelling Monterrey area. Lady at front desk was very good n it was quick check in. Rooms are upgraded, nice n clean. I will definitely recommend...More

1  Thank David M
Response from Dipesh L, Manager at Wagon Wheel MotelResponded 9 June 2018

Dear Customer - Thank you so much for your review, and we are glad you had great time at the motel. We are definitely working towards adding a breakfast room in near future; however, at the moment we offer in room coffee. Once again thank...More

Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Arrived late, they were accommodating and gave me some polystyrene plates to heat up some micro pasta. It was $73 so cheap and cheerful. No where to walk to locally. There was a little supermarket close by but this was a drive.

Thank Hurricanesmith
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Stayed for one night. Checked-in very late. Check-out and drive away quickly. Was charged for stolen towels but I've not even seen those in the room. Came back and talked to manager to clear the case out -- was named a thief. Those are just...More

Thank AndreyKN
View more reviews
Wagon Wheel Motel is located in the heart of Salinas, California within walking distance of the Salinas Sports Complex. and just 30 minutes from Monterey Bay, Pebble Beach, Carmel, and Santa Cruz. We are a More non-smoking and no-pet facility featuring 35 rooms complete with: Free WiFi Air Conditioning Free Parking (cars and limited space for semi-trucks) On-Site Laundry Room Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Self-Serve Laundry
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 72 - USD 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wagon Wheel Motel California/Salinas
United States > California > Salinas
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
USD 72 - USD 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Wagon Wheel Motel California/Salinas
United States > California > Salinas
Traveller (3)
Room & Suite (3)
Nearby HotelsSee all 25 nearby hotels
El Dorado Motel
7 reviews
.49 km away
Laurel Inn & Conference Center
420 reviews
.88 km away
Residence Inn Salinas Monterey
272 reviews
1.50 km away
Courtyard Salinas Monterey
206 reviews
1.55 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 346 nearby restaurants
Sakura Buffet
23 reviews
.74 km away
La Costa Taqueria
11 reviews
.24 km away
Waffle Shop
12 reviews
.77 km away
Taquitos Mexican Restaurant
6 reviews
1.02 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 36 nearby attractions
National Steinbeck Center
352 reviews
2.58 km away
The Steinbeck House / Best Cellar Gift Shop
88 reviews
2.67 km away
Tatum's Garden
20 reviews
1.17 km away
California Welcome Center Salinas
8 reviews
1.39 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Wagon Wheel Motel staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Read tripadvisor......"
21 Jul. 2014
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