Escape to Spindrift Inn: Monterey’s Most Romantic Oceanfront Sanctuary

Imagine waking up to the gentle sound of waves lapping against the shore, sunlight streaming through your window, and a breathtaking vista of Monterey Bay vista unfolding before you. This idyllic scene awaits you at Spindrift Inn, a luxurious boutique hotel nestled on the iconic Cannery Row.

A Haven for Romance

Spindrift Inn is a haven designed to rekindle the spark in your love story. A member of the Inns of Monterey, a collection of charming boutique hotels known for personalized service, Spindrift Inn embodies the spirit of gracious hospitality.

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Spindrift Inn offers the perfect blend of relaxation and exploration, located in the heart of historic Cannery Row and steps from McAbee Beach. This romantic haven invites you to soak up the stunning natural beauty surrounding the hotel and explore the vibrant spirit of Cannery Row, all just steps away.

Step into your newly renovated refuge, where the tranquil charm of the oceanfront setting seamlessly blends with modern coastal décor. Unwind in the plush comfort of king or queen beds, adorned with luxurious linens. Curl up with a good book in the cozy window seat and soak in the panoramic views of the bay.

A Holistic Approach

At Spindrift Inn, every detail is intentional, creating an unforgettable experience. Wake up to a complimentary silver tray breakfast delivered straight to your room, a delightful way to start your day. In the evenings, unwind with a selection of wine and cheese during the social hour, a perfect opportunity to connect with fellow guests and the friendly staff.


Spindrift Inn believes that true luxury goes beyond opulent amenities. It’s about creating a meaningful experience that fosters emotional connection. The attentive staff goes the extra mile to anticipate your needs, offering personalized touches that make your stay truly memorable.

A Journey Through Time

Spindrift Inn whispers tales of love stories past. Steeped in history, it occupies the former site of the Ocean View Hotel, a stylish establishment built in 1927. One can almost hear the echoes of laughter and dream of stolen kisses that once filled these halls. The hotel’s unique architecture reflects Monterey’s rich cultural heritage, a captivating blend of Mediterranean influences and Californian charm, creating a romantic ambiance that sets the stage for your own love story to unfold.

Accolades and Recognition

Spindrift Inn’s dedication to excellence has been consistently recognized. Recently, the hotel was named Best Luxury Honeymoon Boutique Hotel in California, USA, by the Luxury Lifestyle Awards. This award recognizes Spindrift Inn’s commitment to creating unforgettable experiences for couples seeking a luxurious and personalized honeymoon escape. 


In addition, for three years running, TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards have listed the hotel among the top 10 ‘Best Hotels for Romance in the United States.’ Green Seal™ and TripAdvisor have also commended their commitment to sustainable practices.

Beyond the Luxurious Escape

Spindrift Inn’s beachfront location provides the perfect launch pad for exploring the captivating city of Monterey. Venture out to the world-renowned Monterey Bay Aquarium, a treasure trove of marine life. Explore the vibrant shops, art galleries, and wineries lining Cannery Row.

Lace up your walking shoes and stroll along the scenic Monterey Bay Recreational Trail, or head down to the beach for a refreshing kayak excursion. Discover the charm of Pacific Grove, challenge yourself on the iconic golf courses of Pebble Beach, or immerse yourself in the artistic haven of Carmel-by-the-Sea.

Culinary Delights

Are you craving a gourmet experience? Order fresh seafood from Lalla Oceanside Grill directly to your room for an intimate, candlelit dinner. Spindrift Inn goes beyond stunning in-room experiences. McAbee Beach boasts breathtaking ocean vistas, the perfect spot for a romantic sunset toast or stargazing under the Californian sky. 


Step outside and explore the vibrant shops, art galleries, and wineries lining Cannery Row. Indulge in the bounty of the Pacific Ocean at the many outstanding restaurants surrounding Spindrift Inn. Savor fresh seafood dishes while enjoying breathtaking views of the bay or embark on a culinary adventure exploring Monterey’s diverse culinary scene.

Spindrift Inn: Where Memories Are Made

Spindrift Inn is the ideal place to create lasting memories. Whether rekindling the flame or celebrating a special occasion, Spindrift Inn provides the perfect setting for your romantic getaway. Experience the magic of Monterey’s most enchanting oceanfront escape. Let Spindrift Inn weave its spell and transform your honeymoon into an unforgettable love story. 

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