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PORTOLA IN THE PRESS

Browse the latest press articles, news, and awards from Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay. Our hotel is a charming coastal retreat known for its local charm, high-end accommodations, and relaxed atmosphere on the Central California coast. We have also been honored with several awards and accolades including, Condé Nast Travelers Readers Choice Awards, Smart Meetings Smart Stars, Wine Spectator Awards, and more!
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Smart Meetings: Sunny Destinations for Summertime

Smart Meetings: Sunny Destinations for Summertime

Friday, May 17, 2024
As May begins to bloom, the world wakes up and we know summer will soon march in. Who isn’t excited for the wave of sunnier days and seeing the sunset grow later? There’s no better time to take your meetings to a destination where summer arrives in full swing sooner rather than later....
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California Meetings + Events - Portola Hotel & Spa Completes Renovation Project

California Meetings + Events - Portola Hotel & Spa Completes Renovation Project

Wednesday, March 13, 2024
The Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay, located in downtown Monterey, completed a $1.83 million renovation project at the end of February that touched on its De Anza and Bonsai ballrooms as well as its De Anza Foyer. The property worked with San Francisco-based RoseBernard Studio to refresh the spaces’ interior designs, drawing on inspiration from the city’s maritime heritage through a coastal theme featuring weathered wood and clear blue water-colored motifs....
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Buick B Magazine Fall 2022

Buick B Magazine Fall 2022

Monday, October 03, 2022
Buick B's Magazine recently took the Buick Wildcat EV concept - a concept vehicle that represents a vision of upcoming vehicle development - to Monterey County, California. ...
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Smart Meetings July 2021

Smart Meetings July 2021

Thursday, July 01, 2021
Meet in Monterey. Experience inspired California meetings and events at the AAA Four Diamond and LEED® Certified Portola Hotel & Spa, located steps from Fisherman’s Wharf in the heart of downtown Monterey. ...
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Smart Meetings March 2021

Smart Meetings March 2021

Monday, March 08, 2021
Smart Meetings names the 100 most inspiring women in meetings, and Portola Hotel's General Manager, Janine Chicourrat, is named a 2021 Hall of Fame inductee....
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Smart Meetings January 2020

Smart Meetings January 2020

Wednesday, January 01, 2020
A recent $60 million renovations of Monterey Conference Center created a light, bright central destination for coastal meetings....
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