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Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas
8.7 Excellent
523 Work Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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0.9 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
ExcellentBased on 360 reviews
8.7

Located in Salinas, Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas is within a 25-minute drive of Monterey Regional Airport and offers an indoor pool. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to sightsee in the area.

Quality Inn Salinas
6.7 Good
144 Kern Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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0.8 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
GoodBased on 252 reviews
6.7

Quality Inn Salinas is located in Salinas and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Residence Inn by Marriott Salinas Monterey
7.2 Good
17215 El Rancho Way, Salinas, CA, United States
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1.6 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
GoodBased on 45 reviews
7.2

Residence Inn Salinas Monterey provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in Salinas. It also offers free Wi-Fi, an indoor pool and a beauty centre.

Best Western Plus Salinas Valley Inn & Suites
7.9 Good
187 Kern Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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0.8 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
GoodBased on 202 reviews
7.9

BEST WESTERN Plus Salinas Valley Inn & Suites is located in Salinas and offers free Wi-Fi and a Jacuzzi. It also provides a sauna, meeting rooms and an outdoor pool.

Inns of California Salinas
7.6 Good
1215 De la Torre Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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2.2 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
GoodBased on 32 reviews
7.6

Inns of California Salinas offers a comfortable setting when in Salinas. It also features a 24-hour reception, a BBQ/picnic area and a garden.

Best Western Salinas Monterey Hotel
8.2 Excellent
175 Kern Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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0.8 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
ExcellentBased on 255 reviews
8.2

Best Western Salinas Monterey is situated in Salinas and is close to the area's popular attractions. It also features a Jacuzzi, an outdoor pool and a gym.

Comfort Inn & Suites of Salinas
7.5 Good
181 Kern Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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0.9 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
GoodBased on 145 reviews
7.5

Comfort Inn & Suites Salinas is located in Salinas and offers free Wi-Fi and an indoor pool. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to sightsee in the area.

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas, An IHG Hotel
8.1 Excellent
195 Kern Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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0.8 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
ExcellentBased on 379 reviews
8.1

Boasting an indoor pool, Holiday Inn Express Salinas is situated in Salinas and offers comfortable accommodation. It is ideally positioned for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.

Howard Johnson by Wyndham Salinas
7.1 Good
131 John Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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0.6 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
GoodBased on 386 reviews
7.1

Boasting free Wi-Fi, Howard Johnson by Wyndham Salinas Hotel is situated in Salinas and provides charming accommodation. It is ideally positioned for those wanting to discover the area's attractions.

Courtyard by Marriott Salinas Monterey
7.8 Good
17225 El Rancho Way, Salinas, CA, United States
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1.6 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 
GoodBased on 125 reviews
7.8

Courtyard By Marriott Salinas Monterey is located in Salinas and features a Jacuzzi and an indoor pool. It also offers an express check-in and check-out feature, a beauty centre and meeting rooms.

Cheapest hotels in Salinas, California

Good Nite Inn Salinas
7.2 Good
545 Work Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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1.0 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 

Providing an outdoor pool, Good Nite Inn Salinas offers well-appointed rooms close to Hartnell College. It is conveniently positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

$44
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Best 5 Motel
5.5 Okay
1010 Fairview Avenue, Salinas, CA, United States
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1.8 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 

This comfortable motel in Salinas offers free wireless internet, as well as an outdoor pool and a 24-hour reception.

$83
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Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas
7.0 Good
131 Kern Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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0.8 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 

Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas is located in Salinas and provides free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wishing to discover the area's attractions.

$98
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Western Motel
7.2 Good
6 South Wood Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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1.1 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 

Western Motel is located in Salinas and offers guests free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for those wanting to visit local attractions.

$101
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Motel 6 Salinas South Monterey Area
6.2 Good
1257 De La Torre Boulevard, Salinas, CA, United States
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2.3 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 

Located in Salinas, Motel 6 Salinas South - Monterey Area is within a 30-minute drive of Monterey Regional Airport and offers an outdoor pool. It also features a tour desk, a ticket service and laundry facilities.

$105
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Wagon Wheel Motel
7.2 Good
1217 North Main Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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1.6 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 

Wagon Wheel Motel is located in Salinas and offers free Wi-Fi. It is conveniently positioned for guests wanting to discover the area's attractions.

$106
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Motel 6 Salinas North Monterey Area
6.3 Good
140 Kern Street, Salinas, CA, United States
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0.9 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 

Motel 6 Salinas North - Monterey Area is located in Salinas and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides a sun deck, an outdoor pool and a vending machine.

$110
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Laurel Inn Motel
6.9 Good
801 West Laurel Drive, Salinas, CA, United States
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1.5 mi from city centre, Salinas, CA 

Laurel Inn & Conference Center is situated in Salinas and is close to the area's well-known attractions. It also offers an outdoor pool, a sauna and a Jacuzzi.

$120
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About Salinas

Salinas is a vibrant town known for its flourishing farm-to-table food scene, historic buildings and John Steinbeck attractions. It's also a great base for exploring California's natural beauty, putting you within driving distance of sun-drenched beaches and mountainous national parks.

Things to do in Salinas

Salinas is anchored by a characterful downtown district filled with historic buildings. Most of the action is centred along Main Street, which is lined with cafes, wine bars and farm-to-table restaurants. Giorgio's at 201 is an upscale choice, serving Californian cuisine in an elegant setting.

Literature buffs will recognise Salinas as the birthplace of John Steinbeck, an iconic American author. The National Steinbeck Centre celebrates the legacy of the Nobel Prize-winning writer, whose works include “The Grapes of Wrath”. The museum is filled with memorabilia, including the original campervan Steinbeck drove when road-tripping around America.

Salinas lives up to its Salad Bowl of the World" nickname. It's surrounded by working farms, as well as wineries and craft breweries. The Farmers Union Pour House is a local favourite, serving over 20 different tap beers in an atmospheric 19th-century building. The Monterey Coast Brewing Co is another staple, pouring small-batch craft beer.

Head east and you'll hit Pinnacles National Park. It offers numerous family-friendly activities, including 50 kilometres of hiking trails to explore. Keep an eye out for endangered California condors soaring overhead. You can also camp overnight, rock climb and explore hidden caves.

Getting around Salinas

Downtown Salinas is best explored on foot, while buses and taxis are available. Rental cars offer the freedom to explore Monterey County at your own pace. Salinas is a one-hour drive from San Jose and two hours from San Francisco.

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  • What are the best hotels on Kern Street in Salinas?

    Kern Street is one of the busiest streets in Salinas. This being the case, it’s unsurprising that many top Salinas hotels are located near this street, including the Best Western Salinas Monterey Hotel. Besides the fact that it is conveniently located close to the highway, this hotel would be a good place to stay as it offers guests several amenities, including complimentary breakfast, a flat-screen TV with pay-per-view channels in a majority of the rooms, and a kitchenette with a microwave, a refrigerator, and a coffee machine in each room. Best Western Plus Salinas Valley Inn & Suites is another option worth looking at as it has all these amenities and more, including a restaurant serving a variety of cuisines, a minibar, and even a spa bath in case you need some relaxation.

  • Are there kid-friendly hotels in Salinas?

    For those looking for kid-friendly hotels in Salinas with amenities include family rooms, cribs, children's playgrounds, business centers for when you need some quiet work, and even entertainment facilities should check out the Best Western Salinas Monterey Hotel. Renowned for having spacious rooms, this Salinas hotel has a reputation for being quite elegant. At Best Western Salinas Monterey Hotel, the staff members are multi-lingual. Thus, you need not worry about not being able to communicate. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Salinas is also a kid-friendly hotel in Salinas that is well worth considering. As this hotel is located near sites such as Cannery Row, Fisherman's Wharf, Monterey Bay Aquarium, and Carmel-by-the-Sea, it is the perfect place to stay if you’d like to visit kid-friendly attractions with your kids while in Salinas. At this hotel, you’ll enjoy access to a fitness center, a heated pool, a spa bath, and free toiletries.

  • How do I find a peaceful and quiet hotel in Salinas?

    If you'd like to get some peace while in Salinas, you should look for a hotel in the northern region. This area isn't too busy and is still close to the Veterans Memorial Highway, so you get the best of both worlds of having some quiet but being close to all the action. If you're looking for one of the quiet cheap hotels in Salinas,  consider booking Laurel Inn Motel. Located near Salinas Sports Complex and Boronda Adobe History Center, this is the ideal hotel for anyone who doesn't want to be part of all the chaos. The featured amenities include conference rooms, a business center, daily housekeeping, concierge service, and a quiet street view. Another option you should look into is the Wagon Wheel Motel. Located around the same area, this hotel provides a range of amenities such as rooms with flat-screen TVs with cable channels, daily housekeeping services, a wake-up service, free toiletries, and private parking.

  • What neighborhoods in Salinas have the best restaurants?

    The Veterans Memorial Park neighborhood boasts of being home to several restaurants. Thus, if you are looking for hotels in Salinas that give you a range of dining options, it would be best to book a room at a hotel located near this neighborhood. While in a hotel near this neighborhood, you’ll be able to easily dine at restaurants such as Applebee's Grill and Bar, which serves some of the best classic American dishes, and Khao San Thai Kitchen, one of the best Thai and Asian restaurants in the area. At a Veterans Memorial Park Neighborhood hotel, you’ll be in proximity to Fish & Chips and Red Lobster, both of which deliver some tasty seafood treats, and Olive Garden Italian restaurant, a restaurant known for preparing amazing pasta other Italian cuisines.

  • What are the best hotels in Salinas?

    Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas, rated with a score of 7.0 from 985 reviewers, is one of the most popular hotels in Salinas. Other top stays include Hampton Inn & Suites Salinas, with an average rating of 8.7 from 360 reviewers, and Wagon Wheel Motel, with a score of 7.2 from 304 reviewers.

  • What is a good hotel near Salinas Sports Complex?

    With a rating of 7.0/10 from 985 reviews, Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas is a hotel close to Salinas Sports Complex that is well recommended by HotelsCombined users.

  • What is a good hotel in Salinas near California Rodeo Grounds?

    Super 8 by Wyndham Salinas is the hotel close to California Rodeo Grounds that is most recommended by HotelsCombined users, with 985 reviews rating it at 7.0/10.

  • How much do hotels in Salinas cost?

    Salinas hotels have an average price of $297/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Salinas?

    Prices for Salinas hotels have been found for as low as $81/night over the last 3 days. Prices for this weekend in Salinas start from $191 per night when checking in on Jul 1 and out on Jul 3.

  • How much is a hotel in Salinas tonight?

    Salinas hotels start at $95 for tonight; however accommodations will average about $207. Many 4-star stays can be found in Salinas tonight, with prices starting at $97. These prices were found on HotelsCombined within the last 72 hours.