Have a scenic stay at our pet-friendly bed and breakfast near Monterey, CA, and explore everything there is to do. A day trip to Monterey is a great way to see more of the area and experience unique attractions, like the famous Fisherman’s Wharf, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and so much more! Start planning your perfect trip today with our personalized recommendations for getting the most out of your visit to Monterey.
Explore Monterey and Pacific Grove
Fisherman’s Wharf is one of the most popular destinations for visitors in Monterey, and for good reason! Charming in its simplicity and filled with the sights and sounds of the sea, you can stroll down the docks and watch for the Sea Lions, Otters, and Pelicans that make their home here. Make sure and try some of the delicious seafood as there are a wide variety of restaurants serving clam chowder, fresh fish, calamari, and local favorites. Don’t forget to explore the beautiful beaches and coastline of nearby Pacific Grove as well, where you can take in a gorgeous sunset view and explore area restaurants only 10 minutes away from greater Monterey!
Experience a Historic Landmark
Another popular area in Monterey is the renowned and historic Cannery Row. Lovers of literature will surely recognize the famous location of John Steinbeck’s novel of the same name, and some of the locations he wrote about are still there, like the distinctive sardine factories that inspired the naming of the novel and Wing Chong’s General Store. Learn more about the area’s struggles during the great depression and relive history as you walk its streets.
See Beautiful Ocean Life Up-Close
No trip to Monterey would be complete without visiting the iconic and world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium! Step into another world and witness a colorful variety of sealife in a state-of-the-art facility. Watch adorable otters play gracefully together, witness great schools of fish swirling in the water, and don’t forget to say hello to the penguins! Easily one of the best things to do in the area, it is sure to be one of the highlights of your day and is an absolute must-see for first-time visitors.
Relax in Charming Seaside Accommodations
Stay at award-winning lodging in Carmel-by-the-Sea with Carmel Country Inn. You can enjoy luxurious and spacious suites with king and queen beds, fireplaces, whirlpool tubs, and much more. Sit on your outdoor deck with some wine and take in a beautiful sunset at the Inn, or head to the beach right down the road within walking distance. Come back to our bed and breakfast near Monterey, CA after a long day exploring and take back wonderful memories of your trip home with you, along with plenty of photos too!Book Now