Breath taking views. Wish there was beach access especially since you have to pay to park. Picnic area was run down. Gave it a 5 just for the views. Romantic location.
About Half Moon Bay State Beach
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I love this beautiful beach!! The sand is amazing and stretches for a long way. The water there is cold as we all know but a great place with amazing views and less people.
This part of the Pacific Coast is one of the best places to be and to relax. The beach is sandy you won't have many people around and you can enjoy beautiful sunsets as well as a great day at the coast. We stayed second...More
Half Moon Bay State Beach is part of the National Wildlife Sanctuary, the largest in the US that extends from San Francisco to Cambria. Miles of deserted beaches with clean sand. Nothing but the crashing sound of waves and the occasional birds. Paved walking paths...More
We arrived mid-afternoon on a warm and sunny fall day. There was ample parking. The surf was crashing against the shore. There were Beach walkers and surfers of all ages ready to ride the medium sized waves. The scenery is fantastic. The birds were gliding...More
This is a very nice State Beach that is very close to San Francisco. It has camping with a few sites with full hook-ups. Reservations is suggested as it does fill up fast during the summer months. The bathrooms are very clean. The park host/hostess...More
It's been foggy the whole time, which gave the feeling of being the only people here. The crash of the waves, the shorelines, everything about it was peaceful and beautiful.
We left the highway at 3pm and it's a long line moving forward to Half Moon Bay. The waiting time is well deserved after arriving Ritz-Carlton's 25 free public parking lot. Fantastic view from the Coastal Trail. We left at 5:30pm, fortunately traffic went well...More