... Monterey and it’s surrounding towns like Carmel-by-the-Sea and Pacific Grove are some of the most pet-friendly places you can vacation in California. With several shops, restaurants, and activities nearby, you and your pet, will have an unforgettable coastal getaway! In honor of National Dog day this week, we’re bringing you the best recommendations on where to go during your pet-friendly getaway!
... When looking for a one-of-a-kind wine-tasting adventure in Monterey County, you have found the right place! Whether you are a seasoned wine connoisseur or just beginning your wine journey, the Portola Hotel & Spa’s VIP Wine Experience Package is a great place to start.
... Ahoy mateys! If you haven’t heard, our Pirate Program is back! Portola Hotel & Spa’s revamped free children’s loyalty program offers seasonal pirate themed activities for kids 3-12, and was created to enhance your family’s vacation in Monterey. Registration is easy and begins when you check in, so let’s journey together to get a look at what this program looks like when you get here!
... One thing that always pairs well with a hot summer day is an icy cold beverage in hand. Jacks Monterey, our on-site restaurant, has many delicious and refreshing alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks for you to sip on when you're here, but today we're sharing two of our most popular mocktails, so you can enjoy Jacks this summer, even when you're not in Monterey!
... Monterey County has served as a distinguished literary breeding ground for more than a century. If you love books with a strong sense of history and place, you might want to explore the old stomping grounds of two literary giants: John Steinbeck and Robert Louis Stevenson on your next visit.