The Most Convenient Hotels near Monterey Airport
Ramada Monterey is the most convenient hotel near Monterey Airport centrally located on the peninsula. With Monterey Airport less than four miles away, our comfortable hotels offer convenient access to beaches, golf courses, historic and cultural attractions, and an array of shopping and dining venues.
Cannery Row is home to Monterey Bay Aquarium and many local shops and restaurants. Originally home to 21 fishing canneries and first made famous by John Steinbeck’s 1954 novel of the same name, Cannery Row is where you’ll find various historic buildings and Fisherman’s Wharf. You can even see plays performed throughout the year at the Wharf Theater.
Monterey Bay Aquarium Hotel
Monterey Bay Aquarium is one of the largest aquariums in the world. Located at the north end of Cannery Row, the aquarium has an annual attendance of 1.8 million visitors and is home to over 35,000 plants and animals, representing 623 species of aquatic life. With both hotels only minutes away, Ramada is the most convenient of all the Monterey Bay Aquarium hotels.
The Most Convenient Monterey California Downtown Motel
Take Highway 1 two miles south of Carmel’s Rio Road and you’ll find what has come to be known as “the greatest meeting of land and sea in the world”, Point Lobos State Reserve. The 550 acre park is teeming with scenic trails and spectacular views. For information call (831) 624-4909.
In addition to Point Lobos there is also the scenic 17 Mile Drive, Carmel-by-the-Sea and the pastoral beauty of Carmel Valley, which are all less than 10 minutes away. Ramada is centrally located to all of these transcendent locations, making us the most convenient of all the Monterey, California, downtown motels.
Interesting Things To Do
Every year, tourists flock to Monterey’s Old Fisherman’s Wharf in order to spot some of the local marine life. Known as the Whale Watching Capital of the World, the area offers sights of 15 types of whales, 10 species of dolphins, 6 species of pinnipeds, 2 species of porpoise, and 1 species of sea otter. This year, enjoy the 7th Annual Whalefest Monterey with the whole family. There are many attractions near the Old Fisherman’s Wharf and Ramada Inn.
Come down to the Whale Watching Capital of the World and enjoy the 7th annual Whalefest...
Monterey Bay is an excellent place to be if you are looking to enjoy the great outdoors. From stunning coastline views to mountain tops, Monterey has a varied range of nature to enjoy that is more beautiful than pictures of Monterey. Whether you want to bike or hike, there is something for everyone. Here are some ways that you can enjoy nature during your time in Monterey Bay.
Pinnacles National Park offers unique trails and views of the area. In fact, the giant boulders that you’ll find along paths have actually formed after volcanic...
It’s never too early to start thinking about plans for the New Year. The way you spend New Year’s Eve is important because it sets the tone for how you bring in the New Year! If you are looking for a family friendly experience, consider attending First Night Monterey, taking place at Historic Downtown Monterey. The event will take place on December 31st from 3pm to midnight so get your reservation at one of the affordable hotels in Monterey CA in early.
First Night Monterey is a non-profit organization that aims to bring together the...
Big Sur is a beautiful area located along the coast of Northern California. The sights to see are gorgeous in the area, and if you will be staying in Monterey or the nearby area, a visit to this area is absolutely necessary. Even better, if there is a fun event taking place during your trip, be sure to take advantage! If you travels will be bringing you to the Big Sur area at the beginning of November, then consider attending the Big Sur Food and Wine Festival! This exciting event will be coming to the area November 3-5th, so be sure to add it...
The annual Ramada Monterey Big Sur Half Marathon is once again right around the corner! Whether you are a regular when it comes to running marathons or you are thinking about training for your first one, the Big Sur Half Marathon is a great race to consider. This year, the race will be held on November 13th.
One of the great things about the Big Sur Half Marathon is that the course of the race will take you through beautiful views of the Pacific Ocean. As you run, take in the beautiful sights and the sound of the crashing waves. The...
The beach community of Monterey has created a fun event that not only supports healthy living, but also caring for ocean and advocating for cleaner beaches. During the Monterey Beach Sportsfest, you and your family can engage in fun beach activities or simply be a spectator to the other events such as beach volleyball, stand up paddle boarding and ocean swims. This is an event open to the public so make it a day at the beach! The Monterey Beach Sportsfest will be on September 24th and the 25th.
In order to help promote healthy living as well...
Whether you are an owner of classic vehicles or simply a car enthusiast, the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance is an event you won’t want to miss. At the Concours d’Elegance you will have the rare opportunity to see the world’s best annual display of historic, authentic and beautiful cars. This event only comes once a year so don’t miss your chance to see beautifully restored classic cars. This year, the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance will be on Sunday, August 21st. Mark your calendars today!
What sets this event apart from other...
Monterey is a city that offers a rich landscape and a vibrant past. If you’re staying in Monterey this summer, get outdoors and explore all the things this city has to offer guests and locals alike. Here are just a few summer outdoor events in Monterey.
If golf is your thing, you will definitely want to hit the sand dunes at Pebble Beach. Pebble Beach is home to some of the most prestigious tournaments in the world of golf such as the Pebble Beach National Pro-Am hosted by AT&T as well as hosting the U.S. Open for a number of years....
If you happen to be staying in Monterey this June, bring your appetite because this summer there are a number of exciting festivals all centered on food and drinks! If you enjoy trying new foods or are simply looking for a fun festival to enjoy, here are some upcoming food festivals taking place in Monterey this June.
The Artichoke Festival held annually in Monterey is more than just celebrating artichokes, it’s about a tradition that has spanned for over half a century! The Monterey Artichoke Festival will take place on June 4th and the...
The IMSA WeatherTech Sports Car Championship in America is well underway and if you are a fan of sports car racing, you are not going to miss out on what the Mazda Raceway has in store for you. From April 28th – May 1st, the Continental Monterey Grand Prix will be taking place at the Mazda Raceway. Get your tickets for this event today!
This event is the fourth round of this international event. With your tickets you won’t miss out on any of the action. You’ll get a full day of non-stop racing as over 10 different car manufacturers...