This bayside resort, located in Old Town Monterey, CA, boasts a "million-dollar location at an affordable price."
Each of Portola Hotel & Spa's 379 recently remodeled guestrooms including ten suites offers plush, yet environmentally-friendly bedding; 42-inch flat-screen television; ceiling fan; complimentary daily newspaper; organic toiletries; and an oversized work desk.
Portola Hotel's Spa on the Plaza is a full-service spa offering holistic treatments and relaxing massages. The on-site fitness center features free weights, treadmills, elliptical machine, and stationary bicycle. An outdoor pool and Jacuzzi are also available.
Visitors can stay at this waterfront retreat and enjoy a variety of outdoor activities, including kayaking, hiking, biking, shopping, sightseeing, and relaxing at the beach. The Portola Hotel offers three dining choices: Jack's Restaurant, Jack's Lounge, and Peter B's Brewhub. In addition, this hotel has ample event space for weddings or groups.
The Portola Hotel & Spa at Monterey Bay is a 1.5 hour scenic drive away from the San Jose International Airport and is within a mile or two of other attractions, including Carmel by the Sea, 17-Mile Drive, Pebble Beach Golf Course Point Sur Historic State Park, Monterey Museum of Art and La Mirada, Del Monte Beach, Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey Sports Center, and Monterey Bay Boat Charters.