Sea Otter Classic
You could not choose a more convenient and luxurious location than to stay in hotels near the Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, CA. From historic elegance to contemporary chic, these hotels offer you the perfect venue for a weekend getaway in Monterey. The Sea Otter Classic is a bicycle and outdoor sports festival held each spring at the Laguna Seca Recreation Area. Named in honor of the southern sea otter that frequents the Pacific Coast, it is a worthwhile event to attend if you travel in-season. A four -day festival, it includes mountain and road bike racing, recreational rides, and a kid’s carnival.
Thousands attend each year. Both professional and amateur athletes compete, including national and world champions. Some Olympic athletes have been known to attend as well, so be sure and bring your autograph book.
Weekend Getaway Haven
With a stay in hotels near the Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, CA, you have luxury and elegance at your fingertips. Exquisite dining options and walking distance to downtown shopping and recreation are a few of the benefits you enjoy.
Select the Monterey Hotel and relax in historic elegance. Victorian-style décor, hand-carved wood furnishings, and free modern amenities such as, wireless Internet, an organic breakfast, and business center add convenience and comfort to your historic stay in downtown.
Whether you are cycling in the Sea Otter Classic or just attending, the Stevenson Monterey is a great option in downtown. Walking distance to Fisherman’s Wharf and a short drive to the Monterey Bay Aquarium and Pebble Beach, you are close to lots of must-see attractions. You are sure to receive a restful sleep in one of the well-appointed guest spaces featuring hypoallergenic pillows and premium linens.
Perhaps you are looking for an on-site spa to make your special weekend complete? Then be sure and stay at the Hotel Abrego. In-room massage is available from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. The Bistro Abrego is the perfect dining option after a leisurely day. You can walk a few minutes to shopping in downtown as well.
Finally, you can’t go wrong with a luxury stay at the Hotel Pacific. Stay in and enjoy a romantic evening with dinner on-site and afterwards a cocktail on the patio close to the fire pit. You could also enjoy the fireplace in your private all-suite accommodation with a savory glass of wine.
Park and Walk
When you choose a downtown location, such as, any of the hotels near the Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, CA, you can save on downtown parking by leaving your rental car at the hotel and walking to events, shopping, and dining. The public bus system is a great option as it doesn’t add to much commute time to your drive within the area.
Recreation such as the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Pebble Beach, and Fisherman’s Wharf are within a 15 minute or less drive from your accommodations. Museums and parks are plentiful in your area as well. If you want to venture out and see the sites just outside of downtown, such as the Fort Ord Dunes State Park or the Marina State Beach, you would be better off driving your own vehicle to shorten your commute time and enable you to leisurely visiting these particular locations.