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Overlooking the ocean, this Monterey luxury hotel is ideally situated in the heart of John Steinbeck’s historic Cannery Row. Explore fashionable boutiques, delectable eateries, upscale galleries and a vibrant street scene, just minutes away. Enjoy unique, contemporary style right on Monterey Bay, from the Pacific View Courtyard with sunset fires, to the tranquil lap pool and suites with private balconies. The area is famous for Vintners, so don’t miss wine country or stunning Point Lobos.
elcome to InterContinental The Clement Monterey in the heart of historic Cannery Row. I am Lucille Ushakoff, chief Concierge, and have been a Monterey resident my entire life. Call me for any suggestions or additional information as i look forward to welcoming you.
InterContinental The Clement Monterey offers the perfect combination of luxurious and contemporary features. Our 208 guestrooms and suites are elegantly appointed with beautiful design features, and necessites such as high speed internet, 37 inch plasma TV’s, Ipod clock, coffee maker, mini bar and more. The C restaurant + bar showcases the finest sustainable seafood, premium beef and local organic produce. The C bar offers a great selection of wines and an extensive Champagne menu.
Welcome the day by strolling towards Pacific Grove on the Monterey Bay recreation trail – a sheltered cove just past Hopkins Marine Station (a part of Stanford University) which has a thriving population of Harbor Seals lounging on the beach. You will be heading northwest on the Monterey Bay and if you continue, you will see the colorful Victorian homes of Pacific Grove. During the spring and summer, brilliant hot pink ice plant lines the area and is called the Magic Carpet.
Explore some other local geography by driving through Pebble Beach’s famed 17-Mile Drive, and end up in the charming artist’s colony of Carmel-By-The-Sea. As you wind your way through Pebble Beach, you will see historic and contemporary residences of the grand scale, as well as breathtaking scenery of mysterious cypress trees and crashing surf.
Pick a favorite cuisine or ambiance from the special list of the Concierge. Everything from regional coastal specialties to fun ethnic options are close at hand. Dont miss the sunset at Asilomar State Beach, which faces west toward Pebble Beach. If conditions are right, you might see the green flash. (Yes, it is real!) Wrap up the evening with a nightcap at the C Bar. Remember, Champagne is perfect anytime……or try one of our memorable specialty cocktails or a favorite cordial. Sweet dreams.
PACIFIC VIEW COURTYARD
Pacific View Courtyard offers breathtaking ocean views where we serve favorites from drinks to appetizers and small plates. For the ultimate romantic evening, lounging by the two outdoor fire pits at sunset is must.
THE C RESTAURANT
At the C, taste buds are tantalized by fresh seafood, premium meats and organically grown local produce. The panoramic bay views on our outdoor patio entertain the eyes. We proudly meet the standards of Monterey Bay Aquarium’s seafood watch program.