1100 Munras Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940-4514
Phone: 831/372-4576   |   Fax: 831/372-2317   |   53 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Welcome to BEST WESTERN Park Crest Inn!

Our Monterey hotel is within driving distance to Carmel by the Sea and close to Cannery Row and Monterey Bay Aquarium for your enjoyment.

We are just one mile to the entrance of 17 Mile Drive and Pebble Beach Golf Course, both great places for relaxing. Spend the morning on a legendary scenic drive and the afternoon working on your swing. At our Monterey hotel, relaxation is key. We are also within walking distance to Fisherman's Wharf and downtown, where an abundance of restaurants, shopping and sightseeing attractions draw guests in from around the country.

Centrally located to all attractions in Monterey, our Monterey hotel offers great customer service and cleanliness of the room at a reasonable price. The Monterey Bay Aquarium is a top attraction, but other guests simply like being within walking distance to downtown. The Monterey Bay Blues and Jazz Festival is another must see event. The AT&T Prom Golf Tournament at Pebble Beach is a popular event nearby, and the Moto GP Motor Cycle at Laguna Seca Raceways is a must for speed lovers.

Our Monterey hotel is centrally located to all major attractions, and we even offer an aquarium package to our guests. With a free continental breakfast and free parking, our staff is also committed to superior customer service to make each guests' stay enjoyable. Business travelers especially enjoy the prime location of our property. Construction crews, service men and women with the Defense Language Institute and Naval Post Graduate School, and attendees of corporate convention events all prefer our hotel. There's an event planner on-site and party rental equipment to help make a special event easier and better, from receptions to meetings.

Enjoy luxury bedding and quiet, cool rooms at our Monterey hotel. Whether you are here for beach bumming or training, count on us to make your stay the best it can be.

Book your BEST WESTERN Park Crest Inn stay today.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100 % smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereals, fruits, hard-boiled eggs, fresh waffles, bagels and cream cheese, sweet rolls, yogurt, juice, coffee and hot items.
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Outdoor pool, Heated seasonal March through October
  • Free parking
  • Business center
  • Computer available
  • Ice/vending machines
  • Aquarium tickets available at front desk
  • Hot tub
  • Exterior corridor
  • Satellite television, 37-inch LCD TV
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western park crest inn in Monterey.


Conveniently located, the best western park crest inn in Monterey, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 36.590505  /  Latitude: -121.896445


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Highway 1. If you drive, just take the Munras Avenue Exit off State Highway One and head North on Munras toward Monterey Bay. Getting here is easy! If you fly in, you are only minutes away by airport limo or cab.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Cannery Row

Monterey Bay's historic waterfront district, Cannery Row, is a must visit destination on the central California coast. Enjoy the fresh ocean air along the Monterey Bay Coastal Recreational Trail on a walk, jog or bike ride. Shop the unique stores and galleries along the ocean front and enjoy a meal at one of the many restaurants in the area.

Near the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary and the Monterey Bay Aquarium, Cannery Row is convenient and offers the best of California restaurants, shopping and nightlife.

Del Monte Golf Course

Enjoy a premier golf outing the next time you visit Monterey along the Central California Coast. You can still and play in Monterey, or visit from nearby Watsonville or Pacific Grove. Book a tee time soon for the Del Monte Golf Course, one of the top courses along the CA coast. 

A par 72, the Del Monte Golf Course stretches to 6,357 yards on pristine and lush fairways. You'll find this course to have a slope rating of 125, and a course rating of 71.6. It was designed by Charles Maud, and opened in 1897. Visit Monterey this spring or summer and play 18 of the most ideal holes in CA. 

Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca Race Track

With over two miles of paved track, the Laguna Seca Race Track is located just outside the central California coast of Salinas.

Monterey Bay Aquarium

The Monterey Bay Aquarium, located on Cannery Row off beautiful Monterey Bay is one of the premier aquarium and marine life exhibits in the USA. Visitor highlights include an indoor ocean – a million gallon showcase of ocean-life; the Splash Zone -especially designed to provide kids a fun and interactive learning experience; the always popular penguins; and 7,000 sq. feet of Pink Flamingos – just for starters.

Spend a day marveling at life under the sea or check out your favorite exhibits in a few hours time. Peak season for visitors are during summer, on weekends and holidays. Facilities include the Portola Restaurant and Café, storage lockers and a gift and bookstore. There are also on-site picnic facilities and wireless internet is available at no charge. Hotels near Monterey Bay Aquarium include a selection from more than eight Best Western hotels in and near Monterey.

Monterey Regional Airport

The Monterey Regional Airport encompasses 498 acres of land, a few miles southeast of Monterey. The airport was established in 1936 as the Monterey Peninsula Airport and provided general aviation services and commercial flights for the San Jose area. Flights to San Diego, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Denver, San Francisco and Phoenix are available through the five commercial airlines.

Rental car agencies, taxi service, dining and shopping is available in the airport terminal. If time allows before a flight, stroll through the art on display in the terminal gallery. Five fixed base operators provide services for general aviation, including aircraft maintenance, chartered flights, rental hangars, pilot's lounges and pilot sleeping rooms. Stay close to the airport and enjoy comfortable accommodations, with Best Western hotels.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 0.70 mile(s) from Fisherman's Wharf
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Monterey Bay Aquarium
  • 0.70 mile(s) from downtown Monterey
  • 0.80 mile(s) from Del Monte Beach
  • 0.80 mile(s) from Monterey Conference Center
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Pebble Beach
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Cannery Row
  • 1.00 mile(s) from 17 Mile Drive entrance
  • 3.50 mile(s) from Carmel by the Sea
  • 10.00 mile(s) from Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
  • 2.20 mile(s) from County Fair Ground
  • 2.50 mile(s) from Lovers Point
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Asilomar Conference Grounds
  • 20.00 mile(s) from National Steinbeck Center
  • 45.00 mile(s) from Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk
  • 0.2 mile(s) from Del Monte Shopping Center

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 3 mile(s) from Carmel
  • 4 mile(s) from Pacific Grove
  • 15 mile(s) from Salinas
  • 23.5 mile(s) from Watsonville
  • 25 mile(s) from Santa Cruz
  • 28 mile(s) from Big Sur
  • 115 mile(s) from San Francisco
  • 185 mile(s) from Sacramento
  • 350 mile(s) from Los Angeles

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Hot tub

Nearby Restaurants

  • 0.2 mile(s) from California Pizza Kitchen
  • 0.2 mile(s) from PF Changs
  • 0.2 mile(s) from Mucky Duck
  • 0.2 mile(s) from Islands of Monterey
  • 0.25 mile(s) from Denny's Restaurant
  • 0.7 mile(s) from Old Fisherman's Grotto on the Wharf
  • 0.7 mile(s) from Domenico's On the Wharf
  • 0.7 mile(s) from Cafe Fina On the Wharf
  • 2 mile(s) from Buba Gump
  • 2 mile(s) from The Fish Hopper
  • 2 mile(s) from Amarin Thai Cuisine
  • 2 mile(s) from Sardine Factory
  • 2 mile(s) from El Torito Mexican Restaurant and Cantina
  • 2 mile(s) from Sapporo Japanese Steakhouse and Sushi
  • 2 mile(s) from Blue Moon East West Cuisine
  • 5 mile(s) from Billy Quon's Restaurant at Ryan Ranch


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Monterey. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

March 2015

March 28, 2015
2015 Cottontail Day Festival

Join Ventura residents as they celebrate spring's beauty with a day of carnival activities, an egg hunt, prize giveaways, food and treats, and more at Ventura Harbor Village. Festivities begin at 10 a.m.

April 2015

April 25, 2015
2015 Ventura Earth Day Eco Fest

Celebrate Mother Earth with Ventura residents with a day full of live music, eco-friendly exhibits and vendors, arts and crafts, and plenty of beachfront fun. The fun begins at 10 a.m.

April 29 - May 3, 2015
2015 Wine, Waves, & Beyond

The beachfront  communites of San Luis Obispo County hits the waves for a good cause during this five-day event held at several beaches. Events include wine tastings, film screenings, surfing contents, and more.

May 2015

May 2, 2015
2015 Monterey Street Food Festival

A diverse host of food trucks line up at the Monterey Country Fairgrounds for an entire afternoon. The event begins at 12 a.m.

June 2015

June 6, 2015
2015 Morro Bay Music Festival

This family-friendly event showcases an afternoon's worth of talented local musicians, craft beers, arts and craft vendors, and more at Timberland Park in Morro Bay. The event begins at 11 a.m.

July 2015

July 4, 2015
2015 Fourth of July in the Village

Join Arroyo Grande residents as they celebrate our nation's independence with the 4th of July at the Rotary Bandstand's Village Band Concert. The event begins at 1 p.m. and will also feature treats, beverages, and food.

August 2015

August 10 - 16, 2015
Monterey Car Week & Concours D'Elegance

The world-famous Monterey Car Week takes over the whole town. Don't miss car shows and famous rallies, like the Concours D'Elegance.

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