Learn more about Portola Hotel & Spa
Where is the Portola Hotel & Spa located?
The Portola Hotel & Spa is located in the heart of downtown Monterey, CA. Just steps away from historic Fisherman’s Wharf and the Monterey Bay, our hotel offers 379 newly renovated guest rooms and suites, 60,000 square feet of meeting space with the adjacent Monterey Conference Center, a day spa, and a variety of other amenities, perfect for both groups and leisure guests.
How many guest rooms does the property feature?
The Portola Hotel & Spa features 379 newly renovated guest rooms and suites.
Does the Portola Hotel & Spa have conference and meeting facilities?
The Portola Hotel & Spa offers 60,000 square feet of meeting space with the adjacent Monterey Conference Center. Our experienced catering, convention services and on site event technology staff will professionally handle all the details of your meeting or special event.
Is the Portola Hotel & Spa pet friendly?
The Portola Hotel & Spa is a pet-friendly property. Outside our back door is a recreational trail and Del Monte Beach where you can walk endlessly with your pet.
Pet fees apply.
Is the Portola Hotel & Spa eco-friendly?
The Portola Hotel & Spa is proud to be a green, U.S. Green Building Council LEED® Certified property. We have history of supporting our environment and has participated in several programs dedicated to conserving environmental resources. Our Monterey green hotel has been awarded the following:
- California Integrated Waste Management Board’s Waste Reduction Awards Program (WRAP) Award 15 years
- Monterey Bay Area Green Business Program’s Green Certification
- Awarded the California Hotel & Lodging Association Stars of the Industry Award for “Good Earth Keeping”
- The 2011 Governor’s Environmental and Economic Leadership Award (GEELA)
What is the cost of parking during my stay?
The Portola Hotel & Spa offers on-site parking with both in and out privileges. Daily self-parking is available for $21 per day and $25 a day for valet service.
New parking rates effective January 1, 2022, include daily self-parking is available for $22 per day and $27 a day for valet service.
What time is check-in & check-out?
Check-in is at 4:00pm. Check-out is at 12:00pm.
Guest Room Features:
- Air conditioning
- Ceiling fans
- Data port
- Flat-screen television
- Full length mirrors
- Headboard with built-in lighting & USB outlet
- Hypoallergenic bedding
- In-Room safe
- In-Room high-speed wireless or wired Internet access*
- Iron & ironing board
- Keurig® Coffee Maker, featuring coffee & tea services
- Lighted ceiling fan
- Lighted makeup mirrors
- Luggage rack
- On-demand movies*
- Organic bath amenities
- Pressed linens
- Work desks
Guest Room Services:
- Fed-Ex, UPS, USPS
- High speed wireless Internet
- Non-smoking guest rooms
- On-site shops & galleries
- Spa facilities
- On-site dining
From the Monterey Airport
Exit Airport on to Highway 68 West. Exit Highway 1 South. Stay in the right hand lane for the next exit. Exit the Monterey/Fisherman's Wharf exit. At the first stoplight make a right hand turn onto Aguajito. Continue on Aguajito until it ends at Del Monte Avenue. Turn left on Del Monte Ave. and continue straight for three stoplights. Be in the left lane at the third stoplight (road will split - do not enter the tunnel). Once through the stoplight, the hotel will be ahead, one block on the right side.
From San Francisco/San Jose to Hotel
Take Highway 101 South to the city of Prunedale. Stay in right hand lane and look for the sign for Monterey Peninsula. Exit on Highway 156 to 'Monterey Peninsula'. Highway 156 will become Highway 1 South. Exit at Del Monte Ave. / Pacific Grove exit. Continue straight on Del Monte Avenue. Be in the left lane at the sixth stoplight (road will split - do not enter the tunnel). Once through the stoplight, the hotel will be ahead, one block on the right side.
From Los Angeles/Southern CA to Hotel
Take Highway 101 North. Take the 'Monterey Peninsula' exit which will bring you to Highway 68. Turn left on Highway 68 Exit on Highway 1 South. Stay in right hand and lane and take the first Monterey exit. Turn right at the first stop light (Camino Aguajito Ave) and continue until the road ends. Turn Left on Del Monte Avenue. Continue on Del Monte and continue straight for three stoplights. Be in the left lane at the third stoplight (road will split - do not enter the tunnel). Once through the stoplight, the hotel will be ahead, one block on the right side.