Monterey Hotel Background - Monterey Bay Lodge

Quaint Hotel in Downtown Monterey, California

The immaculately landscaped Monterey Bay Lodge is the most conveniently located hotel in all of Monterey. Our beautifully decorated, beach themed hotel is located across from Lake El Estero on Camino Aguajito and just steps from Monterey State Beach and a short stroll to Fisherman's Wharf and Downtown Monterey, CA. While spending the day traversing throughout Monterey, you can spend the evening relaxing in our heated pool and spa.

Monterey Bay Lodge Hotel Amenities

The Monterey Bay Lodge features a uniquely shaped heated pool and spa that is surrounded by 46 guest rooms. Our heated pool and gardens with lush landscaping and blooming flowers are open year round. Our pool even features a fountain for kids to enjoy while you relax in our spa. Complimentary parking with many rooms featuring assigned parking is available for our guests. Our front desk and friendly reception staff is available to you 24 hours a day to make sure your Monterey stay is a memorable one. Our guest rooms have all the amenities you will need whether you are just passing through Monterey for a day or staying an extended period for business.

Guestrooms in Downtown Monterey

The Monterey Bay Lodge guest rooms come with free Wi-Fi and cable TV with HBO. The charming rooms also include a safe, and ironing facilities. The 46 units consist of 2 Family Rooms & a single Bedroom Suite, which includes a Full Kitchen; in addition to a collection of rooms with queen and king beds. Some of our Monterey hotel rooms feature fireplaces, patio access, and whirlpool spa tubs. Each guestroom is ADA Defined service-animal friendly. All rooms feature microwave and fridges and Serta Presidential Suite pillow-top beds.

For those in need of additional space, we offer two two-bedroom family suites, making us the most convenient Monterey family hotel. Featuring all of the amenities of our standard rooms, these comfortable suites also come with a queen bed in the main room and twin size bunk beds.

We also offer several courtyard rooms with a king bed and fireplace, and a deluxe king room with a fireplace and spa for those on a romantic getaway or simply wanting to indulge themselves. Also available are three pairs of connecting rooms with one king bed in one room and two queen beds in the other (priced per room). Book direct and inform us about your special request, and we'll do our best to accommodate you.

Hotel Located Nearby Cannery Row and Monterey Bay Aquarium

The Monterey Bay Aquarium and whale watching tours are both a 5-minute drive from the Lodge. The Presidio of Monterey Museum is a 10 minutes drive, and the Monterey Peninsula College is a 10-minute walk from the hotel. The Naval Post Graduate School is within 1 mile. Located off the Downtown Monterey exit on Highway 1, Monterey Bay Lodge is just minutes from Carmel and the world famous 17-Mile Drive.


Monterey Bay Lodge Amenities

General Services
Cable TV Hairdryer Non Smoking Rooms 24-Hour Front Desk Direct Dial Phones In-Room Coffee Refrigerator Alarm Clocks Free Parking Microwave
Business Services
Business Center Fax Service (Fees May Apply)
ADA/Accessible Features for the Overall Property
All areas of the hotel are accessible by wheelchair – including a wheelchair accessible route from the accessible parking spaces to the facility’s front entrance and to the key areas of the facility At the Check-In Counter, there is a Retractable Table that Extends for Wheelchair Level Access. Ground Floor Hotel Entrance Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Parking Spots Including Van Accessible Spots Stipulated by ADA No steps or abrupt level changes that will impede access for persons who use wheelchairs, walkers and other mobility aids between accessible parking and entrance People in Need of Accessible Features Can Book Accessible Rooms During The Same Time and Terms That Others Can Reserve Rooms Service Animals Allowed At No Additional Charge Staff is Trained to Offer Assistance to Ensure Accessibility Wheelchair Accessibility Throughout Guest Room and Guest Bathroom per ADA Standards Accessibility Equipment for The Deaf Wheelchair Ramp Accessible Registration Check-in Counters/Other Counters Serving Guests Have A Lowered Portion No More Than 36" High or Has A Folding Shelf At 36" High To Allow Persons Who Use Wheelchair All doorways to and within Accessible Guest Rooms are Wheelchair Accessible Door hardware (lever, pull, panic bar, etc.) usable with one hand, without tight grasping, pinching or twisting of the wrist Hotel corridors a minimum of 36” wide Key card reader positioned so persons who use wheelchairs may approach and operate the opener No steps or abrupt level changes that will impede access for persons who use wheelchairs, walkers and other mobility aids between accessible parking and guest room entry Public telephones that are accessible Signs on The Property Include Braille are Easy to Read and Free From Reflective Material Van Accessible Parking Wheelchair Accessible per ADA Standards Accessible Business Center ADA Accessible Guest Room All hallways and corridors free of any steps or abrupt vertical level changes Grab Bars in Public Bathrooms Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Guest Rooms Stipulated by ADA Main Features of Hotel Accessible on Ground Floor On-Site Designated Accessible Parking Registration Desk, Lobby, Guest Rooms, and Exterior/Interior Amenities are Accessible From The Public Sidewalk Staff Has Access to Information About Guest Rooms WCAG Level 2.1 Website 32 Inch Wide Openings to Common Areas Wheelchair Accessible Route From The Accessible Parking Space To The Facility’s Entrance, Registration Desk, Guest Room, and Exterior/Interior Amenities Accessible Guest Rooms with 32 Inch Wide Openings

Monterey Bay Lodge Policies

These are general hotel policies. Policies may vary per room type, please check the accompanying room details accordingly.

Check In Time
04:30 PM
Check Out Time
11:00 AM
Extra Adult Cost
Cancellation Policy
48 hours
Policy Details

We have a 48 Hour Cancellation Policy. If you wish to cancel, you must do so by 3 PM 48 hours or 2 days prior to your arrival date. If you cancel post the expiration of the Cancellation Period or you fail to show up, a no-show charge will be levied on your credit card for one full night plus taxes and fees.

Concorso Italiano and other events have different cancellation policies due to these being special events. Please call us directly for each events cancellation policy.

Please note: There is a City Tax of $1.50 per night which will be added to your final quoted price upon check in.


The Monterey Bay Lodge features 46 guest rooms, including suites, one of which includes a full kitchen. Our Monterey, CA, hotel offers something for everyone. Hotel amenities include complimentary high-speed wireless Internet, heated outdoor swimming pool and spa with a lovely water fountain. Our convenient location across from Lake El Estero and steps from the beach make Monterey Bay Lodge one of the most convenient hotels in Monterey.


The Monterey Bay Lodge guest rooms come with free Wi-Fi and cable TV with HBO. The charming rooms also include a safe and ironing facilities.

Hotel Monterey Bay offers a garden courtyard surrounding the pool and hot tub. Guests can take advantage of the free parking and 24-hour front desk staff is available to make your stay in Monterey memorable.



Guest Parking

Free and ample parking is available in our parking lot at Monterey Bay Lodge.  Some rooms feature assigned parking, depending on room type.


Complimentary High-Speed Wireless Internet is available at The Monterey Bay Lodge.

Children and Extra Beds

All children are welcome. Free! One child under 13 years stays free of charge when using existing beds. Any additional older children or adults are charged USD 15 per person per night when using existing beds. Free! One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a crib. There is no capacity for extra beds in the room. Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.


ADA Defined Service Animals are welcome at our hotel.  Pets are allowed in select rooms. There is a small $40.00 plus tax fee per dog per night (maximum 2 dogs per room).

Accepted Payment Methods
Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Cash. This hotel reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival.

Monterey Bay Lodge Terms & Conditions

Upon check-in we require photo identification and a credit card.  A security deposit of $150.00 is required upon check-in (credit card required for security deposit).  All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may require additional cost. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in.