The Centrella Inn is a quiet Monterey Bay retreat in the heart of charming Pacific Grove, California. Conveniently located off coastal Highway 1, the Centrella Inn offers guests easy access to the area's stunning beaches, shops, restaurants and cultural attractions. The neighboring seaside communities of Carmel-by-the-Sea and Pebble Beach are minutes away.
Monterey Bay Aquarium
The Monterey Bay Aquarium is located at the end of historic Cannery Row, less than one mile from the Centrella Inn. Families of all ages can get up close with the Monterey Bay's unique marine life and natural habitat. Discover beautiful coral reefs, giant kelp forests, friendly sea otters and star fish.
Discover the history and heritage of Monterey, California with a visit to historic Cannery Row, once the home of a thriving fishing and canning industry. Today, this waterfront thoroughfare, made popular by John Steinbeck's book Cannery Row, is filled with a variety of shops, restaurants and art galleries to explore.
17 Mile Drive/Pebble beach
Enjoy complimentary full breakfast prepared each morning and freshly baked pastries in our sunny Victorian parlor. After a full day of exploring Monterey's local attractions and natural sites, relax around the fireplace for an early evening social hour complete with California wine, gourmet hors d'oeuvres and freshly-baked cookies. Enjoy complimentary tea & coffee served throughout the day.
Big Sur/ Highway 1
Head north of Pacific Grove along scenic Highway 1 and explore the land once known as "El Sur Grande." Big Sur is an outdoor delight filled with plenty of opportunities to hike, mountain climb, camp or simply enjoy the incredible landscape.
Nestled on the Pacific Ocean shores, Carmel is the Monterey Bay's Jewel City. Here, charming cottages, shops, art galleries, restaurants and shops converge, offering a taste of life in this European inspired community.