Original Plaza Hotel Garners Award

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The Monterey Plaza Hotel and Spa was awarded, along with only a handful of local hotels, the Mobil Travel Guide four-star rating.

The hotel said they have been working hard for the honor after going forward with renovations and the opening of a new café and spa despite the economy.

Other local hotels that share the Mobil Four Star Rating are The Bernardus Lodge, Pebble Beach Resorts and the Post Ranch Inn.

Monterey Plaza Hotel

Original Plaza Hotel Garners Award