2 Best All-Inclusive Resorts Near Monterey, California - Updated 2024

Ved Vijay
Ved Vijay  
Contributing Writer
| 2 min read

Monterey is located on the southern end of Monterey Bay in California. It boasts a rich history, having been the capital of Alta California under different regimes of both Spain and Mexico. It also features the first theater and public library in California. Monterey Bay Aquarium is sure to be a favorite among the kids as well as the kids at heart. You can also enjoy the scenic beauty of Monterey Bay while on a whale-watching tour. Rent a kayak and explore the rich marine life of Cannery Row or take a walk along Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail for a fulfilling experience. Monterey Museum of Art features classic American paintings, which are sure to enthrall art aficionados.

With so much to do and explore, having accommodation that takes care of your meals and entertainment is sure to make your trip hassle-free. Keep reading to discover the best all-inclusive resorts near Monterey, California.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and all-inclusive packages and activities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 31, 2024.

1. Alila Ventana Big Sur Adult Only (from USD 1912)

Alila Ventana Big Sur is an adults-only resort spread over 160 ac (64.7 ha) on the Pacific Coast. Guests availing of the all-inclusive package have access to in-room or restaurant dining for all meals, as well as healthy snacks throughout the day. You can also use the resort’s Excursion Outpost to borrow equipment and material for hikes and picnics.

Additionally, enjoy exclusive experiences such as meditation, yoga, and Tai Chi classes, and private access to wellness studios. You may also take the Volvo house cars for a spin in the surrounding areas, within a radius of 3 mi (4.8 km).

What's included in the packages

Food: Included

Transport: Included (Use of Volvo house cars within a limited radius)

Activities: Included

Stayed at this property?

Alila Ventana Big Sur, All Inclusive Adults Only

Wifi Available

Address: 48123 Highway One
31.51 km (19.6 mi) from Garland Ranch Regional Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna

Accommodations with packages

2. Bernardus Lodge & Spa (from USD 435)

Bernardus Lodge & Spa is one all-inclusive resort that you definitely don’t want to miss on your visit to Monterey. Upon reaching there, you will be welcomed with an assortment of fruit bowls, rose bouquets, and complimentary Bernardus wine. Furthermore, each room features down feather bedding, a fireplace, as well as a two-person hot tub, so you can truly indulge in a comfortable stay.

The resort also offers various attractive packages, such as the Bernardus Honeymoon package for newlyweds, which includes a 100-minute spa treatment and a tour of Carmel Valley for wine tasting. The Vineyard Romance package provides guests with a welcome gift of chocolates and red wine, followed by a 100-minute spa session, as well as a dining credit of 150 USD at the on-site award-winning restaurant, Lucia.

What's included in the packages

Food: Included

Transport: Not included

Activities: Included

Stayed at this property?

Bernardus Lodge & Spa

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: 415 W Carmel Valley Rd
1.36 km (0.9 mi) from Garland Ranch Regional Park

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court

Make the most of your time in Monterey

Monterey has something for every visitor, whether you want to indulge in activities such as hiking, whale watching, and kayaking, or just want to enjoy a laid-back vacation. Book any of the best all-inclusive resorts near Monterey, California, listed above, for a truly memorable and worry-free getaway.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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