Merritt House Hotel

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Overview of Merritt House Hotel

Merritt House Hotel

2.0 star property
City-center hotel within walking distance of Fisherman's Wharf

8.6/10 Fabulous

801 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free breakfast
  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Connecting rooms available
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386 Pacific St., Monterey, CA, 93940
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Self parking
  • Coffee shop/cafe
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Garden
  • Front desk safe
  • Limited hour front desk
  • TV in a common area
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Bike rental
For families
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In Downtown Monterey
  • Golden State Theatre - 3 min walk
  • Fisherman's Wharf - 7 min walk
  • Munras Avenue - 11 min walk
  • Monterey Bay - 12 min walk
  • Cannery Row - 16 min walk
  • Del Monte Shopping Center - 24 min walk
  • Monterey Bay Aquarium - 27 min walk
  • Del Monte Beach - 32 min walk
  • Presidio of Monterey - 38 min walk
  • 17-Mile Drive - 40 min walk

Getting around

  • Monterey Peninsula Airport (MRY) - 12 min drive
  • Watsonville, CA (WVI-Watsonville Municipal) - 33 min drive
  • Salinas, CA (SNS-Salinas Municipal) - 34 min drive
  • Salinas Station - 24 min drive
  • Monterey Station - 27 min walk

About this property

Merritt House Hotel

Located 4.8 mi (7.8 km) from the airport, Merritt House Hotel offers a great location, putting you within a 15-minute walk of Monterey Bay and Fisherman's Wharf. Guests can keep active with onsite hiking/biking trails, and free perks include WiFi and self-serve breakfast daily between 8:00 AM and 10:00 AM. This Colonial hotel is also within a short drive of Cannery Row and Monterey Bay Aquarium. Fellow travelers say good things about the central location and walkable location.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 22 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 21
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 5:00 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
  • If you are planning to arrive after 5:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Covered onsite self parking (USD 15.00 per day; includes in/out privileges)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free self-serve breakfast each morning 8:00 AM–10:00 AM
  • Coffee shop
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

What to do

  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Beach nearby
  • Discount at nearby fitness center
  • Whale-watching nearby

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Bicycle rentals

Facilities

  • 4 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1979
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Television in common areas

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Stair-free path to entrance

Languages spoken

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 26-inch TV
  • Cable TV channels

Home comfort

  • Heating
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Premium bedding

Freshen up

  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
  • Desk chair

Food and drink

  • Mini-fridge
  • Freezer
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Fees & policies

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to September 1 2022 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Parking

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Covered self parking costs USD 15.00 per day with in/out privileges

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.

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; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

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

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

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Merritt House Inn
Merritt House Inn Monterey
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Overall score and ratings

8.6

Fabulous

9.1/10

Cleanliness

8.8/10

Staff & service

8.3/10

Amenities

8.3/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.6/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Meredith, 1-night family trip
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6/10 Good

Kirk, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Would stay again
Great place to stay for a weekend, walking distance to fisherman’s wharf.
Luis, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Close to Fishermans wharf and the downtown area!
Never been to Monterey and it was an awesome sight to see. Taylor checked us in and was more than helpful to get us everything we needed to make it a great stay.
Matt, 4-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fabrice, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Great room for marathon weekend
Amazing location and beautiful room. Absolutely loved staying here for the Big Sur international marathon weekend
Nadia, 3-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Fabrice, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Mette, 1-night trip
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4/10 Fair

Our room was next to the office . So much noise through the night and early morning.
Randip, 2-night family trip
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