Skip to main contentPrivacy Policy

Book Direct and Save

  • Best Rate Guarantee
  • Flexible and easy cancellations
  • Personalized service leads to a more memorable experience
  • True last-minute availability
  • Amendments and changes are easily managed if something unexpected happens
  • INNSIDER Rates & Rewards
  • Book Direct & Receive 5% Off

Book Your Stay

Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa, Monterey History

Monterey’s True Historic Hotel

Casa Munras was one of the first residences built outside the walls of the old Monterey Presidio. Built in 1824 by Spanish diplomat Don Estéban Munras, the property was originally named La Granja (Spanish for ‘the farm').It became the heart of his sprawling Rancho San Vicente, a principality of 20,000 acres stretching to Carmel.

Celebrating California's Spanish Heritage

The last generation of the Munras family to live in Monterey was Maria Antonia Field, EstébanMunras' great granddaughter.