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Popular Attractions and Fun Things to Do Around Monterey Bay

Set in Downtown Monterey, our boutique hotel is close to some of the most popular attractions on California's central coast. Step outside our beautifully-appointed accommodations and be greeted by the vibrant sights and sounds of this spectacular destination. Enjoy a deep dive into the wondrous aquatic world of fascinating marine creatures at Monterey Bay Aquarium. Find yourself surrounded by stunning natural beauty in Big Sur and in the Point Lobos State Reserve. Travel back in time, the self guided Walk of hisory presents a window into Monterey's illustrious past. Head over to Carmel-By-The-Sea and explore quaint shops, boutiques, art galleries, and restaurants or get your fix of sun, sand, and surf on the picturesque beaches. Stay close to it all when you make your reservations at Hotel Abrego.
 
Lovers Point Park & Beach
Lovers Point Park & Beach
Nothing could be more perfect than spending a sunny summer day at Lovers Point Park and Beach in Pacific Grove, just 3 miles from our downtown hotel. Lovers Point Park's well-kept, beautifully landscaped, ocean-view grounds make this 4.4-acre park the perfect place to enjoy a scenic picnic, throw a Frisbee, or enjoy an afternoon with a loved one. The park includes a large well-kept lawn area, volleyball court, children's swimming pool, a restaurant, and a snack bar. Lovers Point Beach is the ideal place for sunbathing in the soft sand, swimming, kayaking, surfing, and even diving. This lovely scenic beach is part of the Annual Feast of Lanterns, a multicultural community celebration honoring the town's early Chinese settlers.
Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey, California
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Watch sea otters, mysterious sharks, swirls of silver sardines, giant octopuses, and award-winning marine life exhibits as the Monterey Bay Aquarium presents a closer look at the captivating wonders of the aquatic world.
Path of History
Path of History
55 historic sites lay along Monterey's two-mile "Path of History," providing residents and visitors with a unique, hands-on chance to experience California's rich heritage.
San Carlos Cathedral - Monterey California
San Carlos Cathedral
Be transported back in time with a visit to the iconic San Carlos Cathedral. With historic artifacts and a legacy that dates back to the 18th Century, the church offers a fascinating glimpse into the illustrious history of Monterey, California.
Big Sur - Monterey California
Big Sur
Enjoy a relaxing drive along the rugged coastline making time to explore the parks, campgrounds, & unique dining that make Big Sur one of the best places to visit on California's beautiful central coast.
Point Lobos State Reserve - Monterey California
Point Lobos State Reserve
Take in the natural beauty of "the crown jewel of the State Park System", and find yourself a bit closer to nature during your coastal retreat. See diverse flora and fauna, or enjoy exciting activities like hiking, swimming, and scuba diving.
Carmel-By-The-Sea - Monterey California
Carmel-By-The-Sea
Explore art galleries, boutiques, shops, and restaurants surrounded by the storybook setting of this charming destination, or lounge on the beach and watch a beautiful sunset at this quaint town on California's central coast.
Monterey Wine Country
Monterey Wine Country
Try our "3 Perfect Days" itinerary for an authentic immersion into Monterey Wine Country! You'll leave with a deep sense of the character, history, and excellence that is Monterey Wines.
Fishermasn wharf
Fisherman's Wharf Monterey
A visit to the beautiful Monterey Peninsula just isn't complete without a rendezvous with Old Fisherman's Wharf. Experience a myriad of Great Restaurants, Seafood & Chowder, Unique Shops, Whale Watching, Fishing & Sailing and Bay Cruises
Convention Center
Convention Center
The Monterey Conference Center is the focal point for welcoming and encouraging cultural and economic prosperity for the City of Monterey.
Moss Landing
Moss Landing
Moss Landing is a popular spot for antiquing, surfing and nature watching. It's located at the mouth of Elkhorn Slough, one of California's largest wetland areas and home to hundreds of species. With so much to see, it's easy to fill up a full day.
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