Top Spots

Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail

Pacific Grove, California

3.95 mi / 125 ft gain

Relax at Lover's Point Beach

Pacific Grove, California

4.8

Explore Lovers Point

Pacific Grove, California

5.0

Paddle Lover's Point

Pacific Grove, California

Visit the Monarch Grove Butterfly Sanctuary

Pacific Grove, California

1 mi

Spanish Bay Trail

Pacific Grove, California

2.8 mi / 78 ft gain

Play Volleyball at Asilomar Conference Grounds

Pacific Grove, California

Huckleberry Hill Loop Trail

Monterey, California

1.84 mi / 620 ft gain

Catch Sunset on Asilomar State Beach

Pacific Grove, California

Places to stay

Pacific Grove, California

Asilomar Hotel and Conference Grounds

From $176 / night

Del Monte Forest, California

Posh Home with Lush Courtyard & Outdoor Fireplace

From $790 / night

Del Monte Forest, California

Palatial All-Suite Pebble Beach Ocean-View Estate

From $481 / night

370 Shasta Street, California

Upscale Beach Retreat | Walk to Coast & Eateries

From $181 / night

370 Shasta Street, California

Seaside Escape with Patio | Walkable Locale

From $196 / night

Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

Ocean-View Getaway with Beach Access & Hot Tub

From $1,152 / night

Guides and stories

Your Coastal Refuge in the Monterey Bay: Asilomar Hotel

The Outbound Collective

5 Must-Do Adventures near Asilomar, California

Karissa Frye

A Perfect Coastal Escape for the Holidays

Sara Sheehy

5 Pieces of Gear You Need for a Weekend Adventure in Monterey, California

Mitch Pittman

72 Hours of Food, Fun, and Outdoor Adventure in Monterey County

Mitch Pittman

Seek Beauty on the Big Sur Coast

Sara Sheehy

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