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Experience Monterey

Just 100 miles south of San Francisco, Monterey’s breathtaking scenery, rich history, world-renowned attractions and outdoor adventures invite one to grab life by the moments! Monterey is a dramatic setting for endless choices of activities all within minutes of convenient, charming overnight accommodations. Monterey is named a Top North American Golf Destination and the 2013 Top Ten Wine Travel Destination in the World. The Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary is home to favorite marine life that can be observed in one of the most amazing natural environments found anywhere in the United States.

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The Portola Hotel & Monterey Conference Center

The Portola Hotel & Spa, a unique nautical-inspired hotel in Monterey, CA, is surrounded by sought-after shopping and fine dining destinations, spectacular coastal trails and beaches, and the rich historical setting of Old Monterey. Our waterfront hotel overlooking Monterey Bay boasts an ideal location near Carmel by the Sea, Big Sur, Carmel Valley, 17-Mile Drive, and the world-class Pebble Beach Golf Links.

The Monterey Conference Center has recently undergone a $60 million renovation with 40,000+ square feet of flexible meeting space and over 85,000 square feet including the adjoining hotels.


Book Early & Save - Conference Group Rate

Conference rates start at $239 for single/double occupancy. Reservations are available online or by calling the hotel reservations line at (888)222-5851 and mention you are with the Safe Food California conference to get the group rate. Early reservations are recommended, as discounted rooms are limited. Conference room rates are available until March 11, 2019.

Extend Your Stay!

The Portola Hotel and Spa has extended the conference group rate to run Monday, April 1st through Friday, April 5th. Bring your family and enjoy a mini getaway on the Monterey Peninsula. Learn more about things to do in Monterey!


Group Rate: $239 per night

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