Local Area| Inn By the Bay – Monterey, California

About Monterey, CA

When it comes to hotels near downtown Monterey, a major tourist destination, the Inn By the Bay Monterey has one of the most convenient locations in the city. There are numerous places to see and local attractions within minutes of our hotel.

We are just under an hour and 20 minutes from Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport and less than a ten-minute drive from Monterey Bay Aquarium, the Del Monte Shopping Center, Old Fisherman’s Wharf, Cannery Row Monument the Monterey Museum of Art and Dennis the Menace Park.

Whether you want to take whale watching tours, play golf and keep up with your fitness routine at the Monterey Sports Center, or if you are just here to check out the local markets like Old Monterey Farmer’s Market, the Del Monte Farmer’s Market and more– Monterey has it all!

There are plenty of places to eat and unique restaurants nearby to satisfy any appetite cravings, both big and small.The Crab House and jack and the Box are popular off-property dining choices for many of our guests.

Those who love museums, history and the arts will thoroughly enjoy a visit to the Colton Hall Museum, Monterey County Youth Museum, the Golden State Theatre, Monterey State Historic Park and Stevenson House where famous “Treasure Island” author Robert Louie Stevenson lived back in 1879.

If fishing, sightseeing, boating and swimming is more your thing, Lover’s Point and the Coast Guard Pier are great places to relax, take in the views and picnic with family and friends.

Monterey is definitely a fantastic place to stop by when visiting California. Our hotel’s location is central, close to major events and one of the most affordable places to stay in Monterey, California.