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An Elegant and Inviting 4-Diamond Hotel in Monterey, CA

Welcome to Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay

Take a step away from the ordinary and toward the excitement of Central California's Monterey Bay. The Portola Hotel & Spa, a unique nautical-inspired hotel in Monterey, CA, is surrounded by sought-after shopping and fine dining destinations, spectacular coastal trails and beaches, and the rich historical setting of Old Monterey. Our waterfront hotel overlooking Monterey Bay boasts an ideal location near Carmel by the Sea, Big Sur, Carmel Valley, 17-Mile Drive, and the world-class Pebble Beach Golf Links.

No matter the reason for staying, we provide the amenities you need for the ultimate Monterey Bay vacation. Enjoy the Spa on the Plaza, featuring a fitness center and the largest day spa in Monterey County. Business and wedding travelers have immediate access to tailored facilities for standout functions and events. The Portola Hotel & Spa staff provides wine tastings in the lobby from nearby vineyards that are sure to leave your palette yearning for more! Be sure to visit the front desk and book a wine tasting tour at the many nearby vineyards. 

If you can pry yourself from the comforts of one of our Monterey Bay accommodations, including 379 nautically inspired guest rooms, park the car and walk or bike along the scenic coastline of the Bay's famous recreational trail to many world-famous attractions and activities, such as Pebble Beach, Fisherman's Wharf, the Monterey Bay Aquarium and Cannery Row. Visit our Monterey Bay hotel today!

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Upscale Accommodations & Lodging in Monterey Bay

Monterey Bay accommodations

Portola Rooms

Eco-friendly amenities, king or two double beds and a variety of other touches welcome guests in the Portola Rooms.

two bed with balcony hotel room at Portola in Monterey CA

Courtyard Rooms

Relax on your secluded patio or send a postcard of Monterey from your work desk as you enjoy the comforts of a Courtyard Room.

Harbor View King Room at Portola Hotel & Spa

Harbor View Rooms

Enjoy stunning Monterey Bay views, nautically inspired décor and eco-friendly amenities in a well appointed Harbor View Room.

Studio suites at Portola Hotel in Monterey Bay

Studio Suites

A wet bar, sofa sleeper and nautically inspired décor welcome you in our Studio Suite accommodations. Please call (800) 342-4295 to book.

executive harbor view room in Portola Hotel & Spa in Monterey Bay

Executive King

These top-floor accommodations feature marble flooring, residential interiors and more. Please call (800) 342-4295 to book.

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One Bedroom Executive Suite

Enjoy unmatched privacy in a One Bedroom Executive Suite featuring separate living area and king bedroom. Please call (800) 342-4295 to book.

Monterey Hotel presidential suite with sitting room and dining room

Presidential Suite

Indulge in ultimate Monterey luxury, complete with European soaking tub, refined furnishings and more. Please call (800) 342-4295 to book.

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