3 Best Hotels With In-Room Kitchen In Monterey, California - Updated 2024

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Monterey once served as the capital of Spanish California and has deep roots as a fish-packing district. The popular Cannery Row neighborhood is a reminder of this era when the area’s main industry was canning sardines. Today, this small city is still full of historical remnants but has been revamped with major attractions, making it a top destination for travelers. The waterfront is now a beautiful tourist-friendly area dotted with shops and seafood restaurants. Water activities are popular here, although most people don’t leave without visiting Monterey Bay Aquarium and exploring Fisherman’s Wharf. No matter what you do here, this city is filled with beautiful coastal scenery that lures visitors from all over. If you’re planning a vacation to this area, you just might want to extend your stay. For accommodations, check out this list of the best hotels with in-room kitchen in Monterey, California.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to an in-house kitchen or kitchenette. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 28, 2024.

1. Monterey Bay Lodge (from USD 122)

This three-star hotel is within walking distance of the beach and Fisherman’s Wharf. Monterey Bay Lodge has a garden and a uniquely designed heated pool around its guest rooms. Concierge services are available 24 hours a day.

This hotel is ideal for extended stays, as each suite features a full kitchen with a large fridge, a microwave, and a two-burner stove. Several of the rooms have fireplaces and whirlpool tubs as well. If you want to explore the area, Monterey Bay Aquarium and the Presidio of Monterey Museum are less than a 10-minute drive away.

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Monterey Bay Lodge

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 55 Camino Aguajito
2.7 km (1.7 mi) from Monterey Bay Aquarium

Parking Pets allowed 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Non-smoking rooms Business centre Facilities for disabled guests Free parking

2. Red Roof Inn & Suites Monterey (from USD 91)

This pet-friendly hotel features air-conditioned rooms with comfortable beds, free Wi-Fi, and a TV. Red Roof Inn & Suites Monterey is known as a pit stop to spend the night if you’re on a road trip. It has free parking that can fit large vehicles.

However, this hotel is ideal for extended stays as well, offering King or Queen suites with a full kitchen. These suites have a refrigerator, microwave, and stovetop burner with oven. For attractions, Monterey Bay Aquarium, Pebble Beach, and Fisherman’s Warf are less than 3 mi (4.8 km) away from the property.

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Red Roof Inn & Suites Monterey

7.2 User Rating Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 2227 North Fremont Street
4.57 km (2.9 mi) from Monterey Bay Aquarium

Parking Pets allowed Golf course (within 3 km) Non-smoking rooms Facilities for disabled guests Family rooms Free parking Internet services

3. Lone Oak Lodge (from USD 72)

You can relax in the hotel’s indoor hot tub or venture to nearby beaches for water activities such as surfing, snorkeling, and scuba diving when you stay at Lone Oak Lodge. In addition, guests can access an in-room kitchen in suites and cottages. Each comes with a full fridge, stovetop, microwave, and ample counter space to prep your meals.

There are attractions less than a 15-minute drive away, including Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row, and Fisherman’s Wharf.

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Lone Oak Lodge

Address: 2221 N. Fremont St.
4.58 km (2.9 mi) from Monterey Bay Aquarium

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
solar panels for eco friendly energy the room was up to date stylish and the bed very comfortable
rooms were recently renovated and clean
but clean and easy and fairly quiet
friendly front desk and spotlessly clean room
lovely room and convenient location (if you have a car)
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Monterey is a top destination because of its coastal scenery, historic sites, and beaches. For cozy stays, check out the best hotels with in-room kitchen on this list.

Disclaimer: Please note the terms kitchen and kitchenette have been used synonymously, and may not be differentiated in this article on the basis of their technical differences, especially size.

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Steven, based in Quezon City, Philippines, is a writer specializing in travel and tech. Additionally, he is a freelance photographer, musician, and restaurateur.

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