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Roseville, California
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This was our third visit to the Monarch Cove Inn. We love everything about this place. The rooms are comfy and welcoming. The breakfast is delicious but not too much. And when the sun came out, there were butterflies! And dolphins in the bay. All together a lovely stay. And we walked to Capitola village for dinner. Easy walk and...

Thank janygrl
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Monarch Cove is worth every penny spent on accommodations. From the fantastic ocean views (we stayed in the Ocean Mist Suite) to the Yummy breakfast, served right to your room. The walk to Capitola Villiage or even to Gail's Bakery is very handy. I have seen preprations for weddings being assembled and they look amazing. I won't stay anywhere else...

Thank Patty H
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this property. Loved the monarch grove! Easy walk to Capitola downtown, Management was gracious. Lovely continental breakfast. We would stay again and would recommend to friends (or anyone) who enjoy a period sort of place to stay - a bit of the Victorian style may put some folks off. We enjoyed it.

Thank Paula S
San Diego
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Amazing venue for a wedding. We'd love to come back just us. We were in the Victorian room and had a fantastic view. It was spacious, clean, warm and comfortable. The pillow-top mattress was especially nice. Loved walking into town and hearing waves crashing everywhere we went. Really special place. Only downside was our friend's room (the Holiday suite) smelled...

Thank fabriane
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

On a drive down the Pacific Coast Highway, staying somewhere different every night, the Monarch Cove Inn was our favourite place. Set on a cliff overlooking the sea, and a short walk down some steep steps to Capitola town, the Monarch Cove Inn is lovely to look at, with excellent views. We received a very warm welcome, and stayed in...

Thank Micheal J
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 30 September 2016

My sisters and I thoroughly enjoyed our Capitola weekend, and the Monarch Cove was the perfect home base. The Inn's location is stunning--perched at the water's edge--and the grounds are tranquil and well manicured. Breakfast, delivered to our room, provided a great start to the day. It's an easy walk into the village and around town, so exploring on foot...

1Thank mscbrook
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Fabulous spot with beautiful grounds and awesome view of bay. Great breakfast and helpful, friendly staff. Have breakfast on the grounds looking for wildlife in the bay. We didn't have view from our room but views from rooms on ocean side must be phenomenal.

Thank Clyde C
Fresno, California
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I needed a break, So i booked a weekend getaway. Oh my cheese, what a great place to relax and and chill. Stress free and the bathtub was amazing. The bed so comfortable and the round chair near the window was absolutely the best. Hearing the water crashing on the cliffs made it all worth it. We...

1Thank whodat22559
Lafayette, California
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

This place was just what we were looking for! Quiet with beautiful ocean views, nice and helpful staff. It is located within walking distance from town and the beach with the wharf. There is a steep stairway going up and down in that walk so some ages might prefer driving down. The whole walk took us about 10 minutes along...

1Thank EBS55
Hercules, California
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Our 2nd time staying here for girls weekend and it was just lovely, Great location and friendly staff. The location is perfect as we can ditch our car and walk to beach or over to Gayles bakery. The continental breakfast was brought to our room and it was scrumptious!!! Wonderful pastries, bagels, yogurt and fruit parafait. Rooms are very quiet....

Thank juliepezzotti

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Monarch Cove Inn is located on historic Depot Hill in Capitola, California. Poised on an ocean cliff, the Monarch Cove Inn looks out onto the breathtaking curve of Monterey Bay. Accommodations are intimately nestled among flower filled gardens and a monarch butterfly habitat. Enjoy a memorable stay on our 2.5 acre estate with uniquely appointed Victorian guestrooms and cottages, which are a thoughtful blend of yesterday and today. We are conveniently located within walking distance to Capitola Village. You can also stroll along the eucalyptus-lined pathway through the Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary that leads to New Brighton State Beach. Breakfast is served to your room daily. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Monarch Cove Inn

Address: 620 El Salto Dr, Capitola, CA 95010-3459
Region: United States > California > Capitola
Price Range: €146 - €258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Monarch Cove Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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Monarch Cove Inn Capitola
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“Lilac Room has an amazing view of the ocean”
tkgreen3, 18 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The ocean mist suite has the most unbelievably stunning view”
566rosieb, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We didn't see into the other rooms, but ours was great, "The Victorian Room." The website shows photos of other rooms.”
JudithG197, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Quiet room.”
yolandeb909, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Lilac Room has ocean view.”
Pamela1944, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
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