Places to Stay in Monterey, CA – El Castell Motel


Each guest room at El Castell Motel is equipped with modern décor, comfortable bedding, and lifestyle amenities that will make us your favorite place to say when you visit Monterey, California. Our guest rooms range from one king to spacious rooms with three queen beds and multi-room suites that all include touches like hardwood floors, complimentary WiFi, microwaves and refrigerators, Keurig coffee makers, a desk and table, and complimentary local calls. Our accessible rooms are fitted with a choice of a roll-in shower, or tub shower each with a shower seat and stability bars, closed-captioned TVs, lowered shelves and racks, and wheelchair access throughout the rooms. Whether you are traveling alone, or in a group of six, for business or leisure, we offer accommodations that are an ideal fit. The El Castell Motel in Monterey, California offers superior rooms and amenities at affordable rates.

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El Castell Motel Features & Amenities

General Services

Cable TV Flatscreen TV Hairdryer High-Speed Internet Iron/Ironing Board Refrigerator 24-Hour Front Desk Direct Dial Phones Free Parking Heater In-Room Coffee Microwave Air Conditioned Family Rooms Guest Laundry Facilities High Definition Television Indoor Pool Non Smoking Rooms

Business Services

Wireless High Speed Internet (Free)


No Pets Allowed (ADA Defined Service Animals Allowed)


Vending Machines

Features for the
Overall Property

Accessible Pool Entrance Wheelchair Accessible per ADA Standards All areas of the hotel are accessible by wheelchair – including a wheelchair accessible route from the accessible parking spaces to the facility’s front entrance and to the key areas of the facility All sidewalks and walkways free of any objects that pose a hazard to persons with low vision Door hardware (lever, pull, panic bar, etc.) usable with one hand, without tight grasping, pinching or twisting of the wrist Hotel corridors a minimum of 36” wide Key card reader positioned so persons who use wheelchairs may approach and operate the opener No steps or abrupt level changes that will impede access for persons who use wheelchairs, walkers and other mobility aids between accessible parking and entrance People in Need of Accessible Features Can Book Accessible Rooms During The Same Time and Terms That Others Can Reserve Rooms Roll-in ADA showers available Staff Has Access to Information About Guest Rooms Accessibility Equipment for The Deaf WCAG Level 2.1 Website Accessible Registration Check-in Counters/Other Counters Serving Guests Have A Lowered Portion No More Than 36" High or Has A Folding Shelf At 36" High To Allow Persons Who Use Wheelchair Wheelchair Accessible Route From The Accessible Parking Space To The Facility’s Entrance, Registration Desk, Guest Room, and Exterior/Interior Amenities All doorways to and within Accessible Guest Rooms are Wheelchair Accessible At the Check-In Counter, there is a Retractable Table that Extends for Wheelchair Level Access. Front Door Bell Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Guest Rooms Stipulated by ADA Lower Counter Height with Access to Pull Underneath No steps or abrupt level changes that will impede access for persons who use wheelchairs, walkers and other mobility aids between accessible parking and guest room entry Pool Entrance and Area Accessible Self-Operating ADA Pool Lift Staff is Trained to Offer Assistance to Ensure Accessibility Accessible Guest Rooms with 32 Inch Wide Openings Wheelchair Accessibility Throughout Guest Room and Guest Bathroom per ADA Standards ADA Accessible Guest Room All hallways and corridors free of any steps or abrupt vertical level changes Braille Signage throughout property Ground Floor Hotel Entrance Hotel Provides Proper Number of Accessible Parking Spots Including Van Accessible Spots Stipulated by ADA Main Features of Hotel Accessible on Ground Floor On-Site Designated Accessible Parking Registration Desk, Lobby, Guest Rooms, and Exterior/Interior Amenities are Accessible From The Public Sidewalk Service Animals Allowed At No Additional Charge 32 Inch Wide Openings to Common Areas Van Accessible Parking

El Castell Motel Policies

These are general hotel policies. Policies may vary per room type. Please check the accompanying room details accordingly.

Check in Time - 03:00 PM
Check out Time - 11:00 AM
Currency - USD ($)
Extra Adult Cost - $10.00/Night
Cancellation Policy
48 hours
Policy Details

We have a 48-Hour Cancellation Policy. If you wish to cancel or modify a reservation, you must do so by 3 PM 48-hours or 2 day prior to your arrival date. If you cancel or modify post the expiration of the Cancellation Period or you fail to show up, a no-show charge will be levied on your credit card for entire stay. Non-refundable reservations cannot be canceled or modified - total reservation amount will be charged in case of cancellation or no-show.

Please note that a special cancellation policy of 14 days applies for the dates of August 13-August 20, 2023, May 22, 2024- May 26, 2024 and August 11-18, 2024. There will be 0 penalty for cancellations more than 14 days prior to arrival and a penalty of 100% of stay for cancellations less than 14 days prior to arrival.


El Castell Motel is located on Fremont Street in Monterey, California. Our excellent location allows our guests to access highway 1 effortlessly and we are minutes from top local landmarks, attractions, and restaurants.  We are a short drive to Pacific Grove, Carmel-by-the-Sea, and Pebble Beach. 


Our 100% smoke-free Motel provides spacious and modern boutique style guest rooms and suites. We are proud to offer services to enhance our guests’ stay like a friendly and helpful 24-hour front desk staff, complimentary on-site self-parking, complimentary WiFi, an indoor heated pool, complimentary local calls, and guest laundry facilities.  

Guest Parking

Complimentary self-parking is available for guests.


Complimentary WiFi is available for guests.

Children and Extra Beds

One child 15 years and younger stay free of charge when staying with a parent or guardian and using existing bedding. Additional children or adults incur a fee of USD 5.00 per person, per night when using existing beds. There is no capacity for extra beds in the rooms.


ADA Defined Service Animals are welcome at our hotel. Absolutely NO PETS ALLOWED.

Accepted Payment Methods

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Cash. This hotel reserves the right to pre-authorize credit cards prior to arrival.

Terms & Conditions

This property is privately owned, and the management reserves the right to refuse service to anyone and will not be responsible for accidents or injury to guests or for loss of money, jewelry or valuables of any kind. Once checked in, no cancellations. All linens are inventoried: missing or damaged linens will be charged.  Any damages to hotel property will be charged an additional fee upon assessment. NO PETS ALLOWED. Guest rooms that have evidence of pet dander and/or odor will be charged a non-refundable fee for deep cleaning services. Any damages to hotel property will be charged an additional fee upon assessment. This is a NON-SMOKING facility. Guest acknowledges that smoking is not allowed in a guest room or within hotel facility. If anyone in guest's party smokes in the guest room, guest hereby expressly authorizes hotel management to charge credit card the amount to reimburse the property for the additional cost of cleaning guest room. If your reservation has been paid in advance or you elect to pay by cash, a security deposit via credit card will be required upon check-in and will be charged in the event that damages outlined herein occur. The hotel takes a credit preauthorization but does not accept cash deposits.