Famed Monterey Aquarium is what brings many visitors to this area, and it’s worth the trip. Stay with us while you enjoy it. You’ll also find plenty to do in downtown Monterey, California while staying with us – and we’re close enough for any kind of visitor. If outdoor recreation is important to you, there recreational trails around Monterey will provide hours of enjoyment. If you’re more of a beach person, Monterey State Beach is nearby when you make the smart choice to stay at Padre Oaks Inn.