Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau

1805 hotel rooms within one mile of convention center
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Monterey: Inspired Moments in Meetings

Imagine a destination that invigorates and inspires your attendees inside and outside of the meeting space - a location that is unmatched in terms of nature's design with a vast array of unique places and extraordinary spaces to create life and business enriching moments.

Monterey is an exceptionally beautiful destination for meetings. From the scenic coastlines and countryside valley vistas, it is an iconic setting for all types of gatherings from which attendees will return home from completely inspired. Hold a team-building activity along the Big Sur coastline, offer an incentive trip that includes racing cars at our Mazda Raceway at Laguna Seca, or plan your offsite dinner in a vineyard with farm-to-fork produce from Salinas Valley. With over 175 unique vineyards and 25 golf-courses, there are options you just won’t get anywhere else. Temperatures average 65* year-round, so you can plan your program with confidence that weather will cooperate.

Monterey County has a plethora of meeting facilities, from conference centers, to hotels with meeting space, to unique offsite locations sure to wow your attendees. The variety of our natural resources is matched by the wide variety of hotel and resort options, over 12,000 rooms total from 200 properties. Whether you are looking to place a convention, an intimate board retreat or a memorable offsite experience, Monterey County has what you are looking for. Our hotels are both inviting and iconic, and comfortably fit programs from 15 to 3000. The downtown conference package boasts 61,000sf of meeting space, and 800 hotel rooms, all within three blocks. The airport is only five miles away, another convenience of our downtown meeting package.

Our staff is ready to help you create the perfect Monterey program, contact or 831-657-6400 today.

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Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau
787 Munras Avenue, Suite 110, Monterey, CA 93940

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Type of Destination Experience:
Beach, College Town, Historic, Urban

GSF Exhibit Space (Monterey Conference Center): 61,000

Meeting Space, Square Feet (Monterey Conference Center): 61,000

Largest Ballroom, Square Feet (Monterey Marriott Hotel): 19,600

Sleeping Rooms in largest hotel (Hyatt Regency Monterey Resort and Spa on Del Monte Golf Course): 550

Hotel adjacent to convention facility: Yes

Hotel rooms within one mile of convention center: 1,805

Monterey Regional Airport

Miles to downtown 5

Cities with non-stop flights6

International cities with direct flights0

Geographic Areas Served:

In partnership with Monterey County and the cities of Carmel-by-the-Sea, Del Rey Oaks, Marina, Monterey, Pacific Grove, Salinas, Sand City, Seaside, Pebble Beach, Moss Landing, Carmel Valley, Big Sur, and Salinas Valley.

Why Meet in Monterey

From large and affordable hotels with conference space to quaint consortiums of bed & breakfasts to high end retreats, find the perfect lodging solution for your meeting in Monterey.

Unmatched natural beauty helps create programs that attendees remember, and want to attend. Including 99 miles of coastline, 175+ vineyards, 25 golf courses.

Part of our culture is caring for our unrivaled natural resources. You will have peace of mind that we use sustainable practices in our hotels, venues, and menu planning.

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Monterey County Convention & Visitors Bureau is an accredited destination marketing organization

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Relationship with the Convention Center

The CVB represents the convention center

Request for Proposal (RFP) Distribution Method

Sends leads to only qualified or requested hotels and venues

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