As California hospitality cautiously opens with an abundance of safety measures amid pandemic concerns, the iconic Pacific Coast Highway 1 running along most of California’s coastline beckons those eager to once again view those treasured scenic vistas we once took for granted. With extraordinary precautions, the charming beachside city of Monterey is open, tentatively welcoming travelers to its beautiful shores with mandated masking, fines for non-compliance, enhanced protocols for cleanliness, outdoor dining, social distancing, and hand sanitizing stations easily accessible.
The landmark Spanish Colonial boutique Hotel Pacific with its105 recently renovated suites has opened to visitors with strict adherence to California’s safety protocols. Guests will find their spacious suite accommodations meet expectations for enhanced cleanliness and protective housekeeping measures, while showcasing the newly visioned bright California beach decor, designer comforts, beautiful feature wall with gas fireplace, flatscreen TV, and free WiFi. There is a special level of luxury in each of the King or two double bed suites, featuring cozy seating and dining areas, spacious work areas, kitchenettes with refrigerator, coffee maker, and microwave, separate bath and shower with luxury bath amenities, premier beds and linens, and furnished balcony. Choose the suite option that best meets your needs.
The picturesque location of Hotel Pacific on the oceanfront is a short walk from historic Cannery Row and Old Fisherman’s Wharf, with some shops, breweries, and restaurants boasting the best seafood or clam chowder, open with any restrictions posted. The beautiful beaches of Monterey are open for sun and swim, optimal kite flying, surfing, windsurfing, hang gliding, picnics, and stunning front row sunset viewing with required safe social distancing. Enjoy the whimsy of the sea otters at play and views of seals and sea lions, and pods of dolphins dancing in the waves. Your stay at Hotel Pacific Monterey is also a gateway for excursions to the quaint artist colony of Carmel-by-the-Sea and the scenic wonders of Big Sur. For the best in hiking in Big Sur and the nearby state parks, include a visit to California’s prized Point Lobos State Reserve, marked for every fitness level and timeline.
At day’s end you will return to your Hotel Pacific suite to relax in comfort and style on your private balcony under the stars, or snuggle in the warmth of your gas fireplace enjoying couple or family time, or movie nights with hot chocolate and microwave popcorn. On your Monterey visit, Hotel Pacific is your safe choice for a worry free coastal haven as you embark on your road trip adventure.