The 379 guestrooms and suites boast luxuriously soft feather top beds, plush triple-sheet bed linens, and more for the ultimate comfort during your stay. Surf the ‘net with our high-speed Internet access, or catch a movie with our top-run on-demand movie selection. Other amenities include eco-friendly bath amenities, hair dryer, same day laundry and dry cleaning, in-room Keurig® coffee and tea, and more.
Portola Hotel & Spa is located in the heart of downtown Monterey, just steps away from historic Fisherman’s Wharf and the Monterey Bay. Tour the wonder of the sea at the Monterey Bay Aquarium or National Marine Sanctuary, speed through 17-Mile Drive, Big Sur, Carmel, Pebble Beach and more. Enjoy endless shopping, dining, and more just minutes from our Monterey Bay hotel.
During your stay at the Portola Hotel & Spa, we know how important it is for each member of your family to kick back, relax, and enjoy their time on the Monterey Peninsula. One member of the family that can’t be left out is your loving and caring pet, so rest assured your furry friend is welcome at our Monterey pet-friendly hotel! Once your pet places one paw into the lobby, they will be treated like family. Our friendly staff will be ready to assist with all of your pet care needs. A $50* Pet Fee applies for all overnight stays at Portola, the best of Monterey pet-friendly hotels.
Let's face it, if your children aren't engaged and happy on your Monterey family vacation, it's not a vacation. Staying at the Portola Hotel & Spa puts you within minutes of the best kid-friendly attractions in the area, with tons to do for little ones and bigger ones alike. The Monterey Peninsula offers a wide variety of things to do with children, making it the perfect choice for a summer vacation or weekend visit. Our kid-friendly Monterey guide will help you plan your next family getaway with fun and stimulating entertainment for the whole family. You might even find yourself partaking in some of the childhood activities you enjoyed as a youngster. We have listed the activities from walking distance to beyond.
Portola Pirate Kids Program
The Portola Pirates program is focused on kids between the ages of 3-12 who want to come to Monterey and have fun! Our kid-friendly hotel in Monterey has created a fun scavenger hunt around the nautically inspired decor on the property, incorporating fun and the educational history of Monterey. Antique model ships are located throughout the hotel in addition to anchors and photographs from days gone by, ensuring educational and exciting Monterey travel with kids.
Upon each return visit to our family hotel in Monterey, your little crewmembers will earn additional benefits and surprises when they continue take part in our Portola Pirates Program.
While we try to keep our website updated, military and veteran discounts can change at a moments notice. Always check with the business to ensure the discount is still valid, and what ID(s) are acceptable for proof of service. Always have your proof of service available when redeeming a military discount.