Carmel Mission Inn
3665 Rio Road, Carmel, CA 93923
At the gateway to Big Sur, we are ideally located for film & tv productions shooting on California’s Central Coast. 165 newly renovated guestrooms, ample on-site parking and 2 open-air shopping villages featuring coffee shops, restaurants, unique shopping plus Safeway, CVS and Starbucks. Over 4,000 sf of indoor meeting space for your office, wardrobe & meetings. Enjoy our heated pool and hot tub when your day is done. Covid-19 protocols in place.
Contact: Anita Cowen
Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa
700 Munras Avenue, Monterey, CA 93940
Located in Monterey’s heritage district, Casa Munras Garden Hotel & Spa is a gracious haven in the heart of downtown. Picturesque grounds, hacienda-style buildings, and newly reimagined guestrooms pay homage to Northern California's bounty and Spanish heritage. Gather for meals at Estéban Restaurant and savor modern Spanish cuisine featuring fresh, locally sourced ingredients and an outdoor patio with a fire pit. Lounge by the outdoor pool or rent a bike to explore Monterey.
Contact: Sue Dreyer
652 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940
Plan an ocean view weekend escape with boutique accommodations that feature canopy beds with plush feather bedding, hardwood floors, cozy fireplaces, and stunning views of Monterey Bay. Wake up to complimentary breakfast, delivered on a silver tray right to your room. Take in panoramic vistas of the Monterey Bay from the rooftop garden or relax with an in-room massage. The California Central Coast is waiting to be explored from the unforgettable stage of the Spindrift Inn.
Contact: Sue Dreyer
Carmel River Inn
26600 Oliver Road, Carmel, CA 93923
Located in Carmel at the entrance of the stunning Big Sur coast, Carmel River Inn over looks the Carmel River, featuring 10 acres of gardens. Unique lodging ranging from basic inn rooms to stand alone cottages with kitchens. Pets welcome.
Contact: Michael Alonzo
Monterey Bay Inn
242 Cannery Row, Monterey, CA 93940
Stay in one of 49 well-appointed, eco-friendly guest rooms offering exceptional ocean views, delicious continental breakfast delivered to your room, plush euro-top bedding, private balconies, and bathrooms with luxurious granite and marble finishes.
Contact: Sue Dreyer
487 Foam Street, Monterey, CA 93940
Rest in accommodations with fireplaces and private patios or balconies and enjoy a complimentary continental breakfast every morning. Our charming Central Coast property offers oversized guestrooms and suites perfect for couples and families.
Contact: Sue Dreyer
Wave Street Inn
571 Wave Street, Monterey, CA 93940
Relax in hip, stylish rooms and suites with contemporary decor, nature inspired accents and plush beds. Then carve out time to explore scenic Monterey. Walk to the beach or take a stroll for local dining and shopping on Cannery Row.
Contact: Sue Dreyer
Carmel Green Lantern Inn
Contact: Michelle Weaver
Hilton Garden Inn
Contact: Victoria McCaffrey-Hardie
Intercontinental The Clement Monterey
Contact: Cathy Faber
Portola Hotel & Spa
Contact: Andrea LaRock
Sanctuary Beach Resort
Contact: Dawn Aronson
Contact: Wendy Brickman
Aerography Aerial Productions
Our aerial cinematography will bring your visual narrative to life. Drone pilot, coordination specialists & cameraman for any budget. Cameras include RED ARRI. Shot choreography, multiple teams, licensed/insured, & drone lighting. Local 600.
Contact: Matthew Lavin
Specialized Helicopters Inc.
150 Aviation Way, Suite 101, Watsonville , CA 95076
Whether it be Part 107 drone pilots or a professional shoot with a heli-mounted cine-rig Specialized Aviation has the experience and expertise to get the shot. Need a Pilot, aircraft or consultation we are here for you!
Contact: Connor Goure
Steve Zmak Photography
Steve Zmak captures the essence of Monterey through award-winning photography that speaks to the soul. A Monterey County resident since 1996, Zmak knows the landscapes of Big Sur, seascapes of Monterey Bay, and vineyardscapes of the Salinas Valley.
Contact: Steve Zmak
Pacific Grove, CA
Wolfhead Industries is your one-stop shop for everything Production in the greater Monterey and Big Sur region! We have available Camera Packages, G&E, Drone, Crew, and much more. Reach out to us today and let us help make your project a success!
Contact: Travis Geske
Golden State Drones
Contact: Jonathan Wizard
Monterey Regional Airport
200 Fred Kane Drive, Monterey, CA 93940
Monterey Regional Airport is currently served by four airlines (Alaska, Allegiant, American, and United) serving over 400,000 passengers per year. Direct flights are available to seven non-stop destinations with over 100 connections worldwide.
Contact: Monterey Regional Airport
Monterey Bay Equestrian Center
Contact: Michael Mastroianni
Christie Every Productions
San Francisco, CA
Creative award-winning Locations, Casting & Drone Productions. COLA Finalist (for Locations) & Cannes Lion Award recipient (for Casting). Creative, fast & current. Levi's, Stella Artois, Ferrari, Nike Golf, Adidas, Visa, Coke, Yahoo, Facebook.
Contact: Christie Every
Mirror Images Global Entertainment LLC
Your premier casting service for productions in Monterey. We provide local talent for extra casting, along with a national database of professional voice-over artists, celebrity impersonators, tribute bands, and versatile acts to elevate your event.
Contact: Dot Findlater
California Models & Talent
Contact: Doug Lee
Pacific Coast Catering
Pacific Coast Catering will supply your production set with delicious food anytime, day or night. We utilize fresh, organic, local and sustainable food whenever possible to ensure the highest quality meals or snacks. We offer drop-off and full-service catering. We will find menus that fit your budget and keep your crew satisfied from the first call to the final wrap.
Contact: A.B. Introcaso
Eddison & Melrose Tea and Retreats, LLC
Pacific Grove, CA
Contact: Karen Murray
Main Street Bakery & Catering
Contact: Luz Cedillo
Event Production/Party Planning
Central Coast Home Concierge
Contact: Kristy Farmer
Illusions of Grandeur
Contact: Kristin Markus
Mindwarp Entertainment Productions
Contact: Chris Butler
Nelson the Great Pyrenees, Giant White Therapy Dog
Contact: Mike Fitzgerald
Athos Insurance Services, LLC
P.O. Box 61102 , Pasadena, CA 91116
Athos Insurance solely focuses on servicing the entertainment, production, event, and recreational industries. We understand deadlines, so always respond with updates and quotes quickly. Apply online to get started at www.athosinsurance.com
Contact: Katherine Wong
Leavitt Central Coast Insurance Services, Inc.
Contact: Melissa Langley
Main Event Transportation, Inc.
Contact: Chris Elliott
Monterey Bay Eco Tours
Moss Landing, CA
Contact: Wendy Kitchell
Monterey Canyon Research Vessels, Inc.
Santa Cruz, CA
Contact: Jim Christmann
Thunderbolt Forge Films
San Rafael, CA
Contact: Larry A. Stanley
Keep your film & production crew safe with on-site antigen or PCR Covid-19 testing. Results in as little as 15 minutes! We bill insurance - no cost to you! Local veteran owned small business. 831-5-TEST-ME | www.lightspeedtesting.net
Contact: Jenna Steel
ARCpoint Labs of Monterey Bay
Contact: Spenser Smith
Big Sur Medical Support
Big Sur, CA
Contact: Jeannie Alexander
Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula (CHOMP)
Contact: Mary Barker
Kiss Me in Carmel Vintage Rentals
As a prop house & vintage event rental company located in California's Central Coast, we believe it is "all in the details!" View 1000+ items: a carefully curated collection of vintage antiques & on-trend modern, bohemian & eclectic inventory.
Contact: Amy Bendigkeit
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage
126 Clock Tower Place, Suite 100, Carmel, CA 93923
We serve the Monterey Peninsula with over 150 sales associates and seven local offices. Carmel Rancho 831-626-2222, Carmel by the Sea 831-626-2221, Ocean Avenue, Carmel 831-626-2225, The Lodge at Pebble Beach 831-626-2223, 618 Lighthouse Avenue, Pacific Grove 831-626-2224, 650 Lighthouse Avenue, Pacific Grove 831-626-2226, and Mid Valley Shopping Center, Carmel Valley 831-250-5866.
Contact: Todd Porteous
Steinbeck Real Estate & Steinbeck Mortgage
12 West Gabilan Street, Salinas, CA 93901
By utilizing our deep-rooted community connections, innovative marketing, and well-vetted professionals- Steinbeck Real Estate & Mortgage clients receive the top level of localized services. Our team is committed to providing equal housing services and a diverse range of properties, regardless of location or pre-qualification level. As president of Steinbeck, Angela Savage leads her sales team by precedents and expertise. We are locally owned, women operated and independent.
Contact: Angela Savage
David Lyng Real Estate
Carmel by-the-Sea, CA
Contact: Paula Joy MacNab
Express Employment Professionals
Contact: Allie Weis
Coleman Security & Investigations. Inc.
5655 Silver Creek Valley Road #232, San Jose, CA 95138
Coleman Security & Investigations has provided exceptional Security Protective Services since the year 2000. We are known for our respect, integrity, and professionalism on film sets. Our Teams are held to the highest standard.
Contact: Troy Coleman
Condor Security of America, Inc.
1020 Merrill Street, Suite 2010, Salinas, CA 93901
CSA’s team of experts works diligently alongside you, the client, to ensure our services are tailored to your specific security needs. We go beyond providing basic security services.
Contact: Eilleen Tavarez
Gibraltar Security Services, Inc.
325 N. Maple Dr., Ste 5149, Beverly Hills, CA 90210
We are the entertainment industry's "Go-To" security company, providing Personal & Set-Security services. Veteran owned & operated, we bring top-level training and experience to Hollywood for protecting above-the-line talent and productions.
Contact: Gregory Harrison
Want to Add Your Business?
Advertise on the Monterey County Film Commission web site! Market yourself and your business to the film industry in our online Film Resources Guide. Film productions in Monterey County boost our local economy by an average of $4 million each year! Film projects on-location hire locals, buy goods and services, and look for things to do.