Portola Hotel Event Services

Plan Your Monterey Event with Ease

Whether you’re looking to book a corporate meeting or a spectacular event for over 1,000 attendees, turn to the premium event services available at the Portola Hotel & Spa for a seamless planning experience in Monterey.


The Portola Hotel & Spa’s Catering and Convention Services team has years of experience planning Monterey events of all sizes. From coordinating intricate meeting details and menu tastings to offsite incentive events and group activities, we’ve done it all.

As the first hotel in Monterey County to be a U.S. Green Building Council LEED® Certified Hotel and a member of the Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch® Program, we pride ourselves on offering eco-friendly and locally sourced menu options from caterers in Monterey, CA.

Interactive Group Dining Experiences

We also offer opportunities to welcome your guests in style with a range of group dining experiences. Enjoy carefully curated menus of up to four courses and inspired beer pairings when you book our Corporate Brewers Dinners at on-site restaurant, Peter B’s Brewpub. Or go the untraditional route and wow your attendees with one of our interactive corporate cooking demonstrations led by Executive Chef Carl Ashurst.

View Our Banquet Menu

“A great menu enhances the experience for conference attendees, and the menu options at the Portola always offer a variety of local and seasonal items I know my group will enjoy!” - Nancy Johnston, Sr. Manager, Produce Sales, Sysco │ FreshPoint

Event Technology

Our state-of-the-art event space offers a full menu of the latest technology, allowing for a truly stress-free planning experience. Some of our services include wireless and wired Internet access (at a 1 Gbps connection) as well as a staff of highly-skilled on-site technicians to ensure that each and every event is impeccably executed.

All event technology equipment is found conveniently on-site at the Portal Hotel. Learn more about our Event Technology Highlights & Packages

Our full event technology services include:

  • 1 Gigabit (Gbps) dedicated Internet connection
  • HD20K (Barco) Projectors & Barco Video Switcher
  • 16:9 Wide Screens to support today’s video presentation formats
  • Fiber Optic infrastructure offering maximum flexibility throughout the property
  • HD video conferencing/streaming
  • Shure conference one
  • Countryman over-ear microphones
  • Bose L1 Model II’s
  • LED lighting

Have any questions about booking our event services? For catering, call us at (831) 649-4511, email our sales team at sales@portolahotel.com, or complete a Request for Proposal

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