Experience Marina’s beautiful beaches from our hotel

The Country Inn & Suites by Radisson, Monterey Beachfront-Marina, CA provides the perfect springboard for exploring the picturesque Monterey Bay area. Walk to Marina State Beach in about three minutes for a day of sunbathing and boogie-boarding, or drive to the Monterey Bay Aquarium to meet penguins, octopuses, and otters. Cannery Row, once home to a series of sardine factories and the inspiration for one of John Steinbeck’s novels, now houses restaurants, pubs, and eclectic boutiques.

Once you’ve explored Monterey County, return to our hotel and unwind in your room with free Wi-Fi. We also offer a business center and a free, hot breakfast that includes waffles, French toast, eggs, and bacon.

Store beach snacks and bottled water in an in-room refrigerator

Boasting 145 guest rooms within walking distance of Marina State Beach, our hotel provides convenient accommodations for family vacations and outdoor enthusiasts. Thoughtful amenities like in-room microwaves and refrigerators make it easy to store and prepare snacks for a day at the beach, and free Wi-Fi lets you share your favorite surfing photos to social media. In town on business? Add a fresh press to your suit using the room's iron and ironing board before your client meeting at Dole.

King Bed

  •  270 ft²
  • 1 king
  • 2 adults
Cool off from the California sunshine in this standard room with a refrigerator, a microwave, and free Wi-Fi.

2 Queen Beds

  •  310 ft²
  • 2 queen
  • 4 adults
Store your favorite beach-friendly beverages in the refrigerator in this standard room with two queen beds.

1 Queen Bed

  •  270 ft²
  • 1 queen
  • 2 adults
Purchase tickets to the Pebble Beach Food & Wine festival using free Wi-Fi in this standard accessible room.


Whether sunbathing, hiking, or wine tasting are more your speed, Marina offers an abundance of activities for guests to enjoy. Hop in your car to admire the beauty of the Pacific coastline along 17-Mile Drive, or delve into the history of the region with a trip to the National Steinbeck Center. If you’re in town on business, treat your colleagues to a round of golf at the Bayonet and Black Horse golf courses. Don’t miss out on these top attractions:

Marina State Beach

0.51 mi / 0.82 km from the hotel
This quiet beach is known for its high winds, making it an ideal destination for kite flying, surfing, or hang gliding. On the way there, you can stroll past the Marina Dunes Preserve, home to beautiful sand dunes and 27 species of birds.

Monterey Bay Aquarium

7.76 mi / 12.49 km from the hotel
Experience eye-catching exhibits like a swaying kelp forest and a giant Pacific octopus at this expansive aquarium. If your tastes lean more toward the cute and cuddly, say hi to the penguins and sea otters playing in their habitats.

Cannery Row

7.91 mi / 12.72 km from the hotel
Named for the sardine canning factories that used to line it, this waterfront street was immortalized in John Steinbeck’s famous novel. The historical factory buildings remain and are now filled with boutiques, restaurants, and pubs.

Del Monte Shopping Center

9.45 mi / 15.21 km from the hotel
This open-air shopping center features well-known stores like Macy’s, Whole Foods, and the Apple store as well as popular restaurants like California Pizza Kitchen. If you need to escape the sun for a few hours, see a movie at the Cinemark theater.

Monterey State Historic Park

8.32 mi / 13.39 km from the hotel
This collection of historical houses and buildings throughout Monterey includes the famous site where Spanish explorers first landed in 1602. Many of the houses require booking a guided tour, but you can stroll along the two-mile “Monterey Walking Path of History.”

Fisherman’s Wharf

8.21 mi / 13.21 km from the hotel
A must-see on the Monterey Peninsula, Fisherman’s Wharf highlights the best that the coast has to offer, including fresh clam chowder, bay cruises, whale watching, and sailing.