Asilomar Conference Grounds

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On the beach
Outdoor pool
In-room safe, iron/ironing board, free WiFi, bed sheets

Overview of Asilomar Conference Grounds

Asilomar Conference Grounds

2.0 star property
Beachfront hotel with restaurant, near 17-Mile Drive

7.4/10 Good

1,002 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Refrigerator
  • Bathtub
  • Meeting Facilities
800 Asilomar Blvd, Pacific Grove, CA, 93950
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • On the beach
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • 24-hour business center
  • Lobby fireplace
  • Front desk safe
  • ATM/banking services
  • Laundry service
  • Conference space
  • Multilingual staff
  • Gift shops/newsstands
For families
  • Private bathroom
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free self parking
  • Free toiletries
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • On the beach
  • 17-Mile Drive - 6 min walk
  • Monterey Bay - 29 min walk
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium - 40 min walk
  • Lovers Point - 6 min drive
  • Cannery Row - 8 min drive
  • Fisherman's Wharf - 12 min drive
  • Pebble Beach Golf Links - 13 min drive
  • Carmel Beach - 18 min drive
  • Point Lobos State Natural Reserve - 25 min drive
  • WeatherTech Raceway Laguna Seca - 29 min drive

Getting around

  • Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY) - 18 min drive
  • Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal) - 41 min drive
  • Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal) - 45 min drive
  • Monterey Station - 8 min drive
  • Salinas Station - 31 min drive

About this property

Asilomar Conference Grounds

When you stay at Asilomar Conference Grounds, you'll be within a 10-minute drive of Monterey Bay and Monterey Bay Aquarium. Freebies like WiFi and self parking are added perks, and guests can keep active with onsite hiking/biking trails. Also, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.5 km) from 17-Mile Drive and 3.2 mi (5.2 km) from Fisherman's Wharf. The helpful staff and beach location get good marks from fellow travelers.



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Masks and gloves available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 312 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time from 4 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from noon - 10:00 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
  • The hotel advises guests with special needs who wish to request accessible rooms to contact the hotel prior to arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free uncovered onsite self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop

What to do

  • On the beach
  • Ecotours
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Golf lessons nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Whale-watching nearby

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Bicycle rentals


  • 30 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1913
  • ATM/banking
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Picnic area
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Television in common areas


  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower


  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator (on request)


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Phoebe's Cafe - Onsite coffee shop.

Fees & policies

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.


This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

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Property conditions & facilities



4/10 Fair

The bathrooms and cabinets need to be redone. they should get rid of the ugly carpet and put in hardwood floors with a rug.
Jennifer, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Will recommend to friends and family.
It was comfortable however wish the pressure of the shower was better…Overall was satisfied with our stay. Thank you 😊
1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Mariana, 1-night family trip
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4/10 Fair

Dirty and run down
it's as dirty as a motel 6. It has been neglected for year.
Edward, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Richard, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

2-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Kue, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Love the location, but not happy with the room
I paid forty dollars more a night then previous stays and the room they gave me was not all that great. No view. I've always had an ocean view when staying here. Paid more money for less.
Thomas, 3-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Flores, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Not worh the price!!
Cons-No TV, no telephone in room, dirty, old and WAY over priced!!!!! Pros- fire pit, heated pool and licated near beach
danielle, 1-night family trip
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