How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Monarch Resort Pacific Grove
Travel Blogs from Pacific Grove
... I cooked dinner on the tailgate and told him to stand by it so it looks like he's taking pictures...sure enough more people decided to walk behind it this time and not in front.
Once the sun had set we packed up and headed to Nick and Melissa's to watch a movie and play more cards with them....What are we going to do when it's just us again!! We're loving having company and there are so many more card games you can play with more than 2 people!! :p
... Stopping at a pull-in at the ocean we saw whales spouting in the sea near to the entrance to the Bay, not far from the bridge. For nearly all the first hour down the coast road there were built up suburban streets on the left and the sea a hundred metres or so to the right. Then we had green scrub hills to the left and salad fields on the sea side. From time to time we neared the sea or we went inland, We passed tiny communities,and passed through woods ...
... expanse around us. Making a different pit stop we pulled over to view the Henry Miller library and museum. The setting couldn't have been more perfect for a Beat Era writer who wrote extensively about the peaceful beauty of Big Sur. The museum is just an old wooden house where anyone is welcome to sit on the porch and have tea or coffee, wander the garden, play ping pong, or peruse the books, records, and art within. Oh, and outside in the driveway was an old van that had ...
... restaurants etc. Some on the bus had booked an aquarium tour as part of the deal, those of us who hadn't just explored - we had a couple of hours for lunch and exploring. I really enjoyed poking around there. Found a restaurant called "The Giant Artichoke" which had vege options (most of them had a seafood emphasis). Had a lovely artichoke vege burger and found out the the area is the self-proclaimed Artichoke capital of the world and has an annual ...
... shutdown (going on at that time) meant nothing to the Coast Guard People.
I like the figure running up the hill from the oncoming waves. Gotta be in good shape.