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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“fire pit”(378 reviews)
“the ritz”(498 reviews)
“club level”(74 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful facility with gorgeous view of the Pacific! Sadly it was too cold and windy to be comfortable outside, but we had a lovely time in the lounge having cocktails and a snack! We got The charcuterie and it was fabulous- especially the duck pate....More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The view of the ocean was beautiful, however, there was only one working elevator thought my stay. Because of this, I had to wait about 5 minutes each time I wanted to use the elevator. When there was a problem with the one remaining elevator,...More

Thank stephen d
Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded yesterday

Dear stephen d, From all of us at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, we sincerely apologize for the service that you experienced while our guest. We are disappointed to learn that you did not receive impeccable care during your stay that should be characteristic of...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

I was lucky enough to be at RC Half Moon Bay for a work trip in June of 2017. Luckily I was sartorially prepared for the cooler June weather however I was not prepared for how gloomy it be. Anyway the hotel does everything it...More

Thank julialilley
Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded yesterday

Dear julialilley, Thank you for the review. We sincerely appreciate the positive comments concerning your stay and are glad to hear that your visit was a pleasant one. Whether it was the service from our Ladies and Gentlemen or the top-notch cuisine, we are thrilled...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Called the night before to see if we needed to make a reservation at the Conservatory restaurant. They said no need. So we drive up to the Ritz Carlton on a Sunday and at the entrance we were stopped and asked if we have reservations...More

Thank BPenuliar2015
Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded yesterday

Dear BPenuliar2015, Thank you for leaving us with the details of your recent experience. We are disappointed to hear about the unfortunate miscommunications you had with our Ladies and Gentlemen. This type of oversight is unacceptable and not aligned with the Ritz-Carlton standard of excellence....More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow! What a view! This is one of the prettiest settings for a resort that I have seen. Set on top of a bluff with a gorgeous view of the ocean, terrace, and golf course. The service is amazing. Top of the line. The rooms...More

Thank mariaw734
Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded yesterday

Dear mariaw734, Thank you for leaving us with such a lovely review. We appreciate you being a guest with us in Half Moon Bay and are thrilled to learn that our Ladies and Gentlemen made it an enjoyable experience. From the beauty of our coastal...More

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GreenPartner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$ 601 - US$ 1,207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#1 Romantic Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Half Moon Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 601 - US$ 1,207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#1 Romantic Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Half Moon Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (1333)
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Carolyn S
10 November 2017|
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Response from Justin H | Reviewed this property |
This is a 5 star hotel on one of the only beaches in the Bay Area. $30 a day may be "unconscionable" in Toledo, but it's actually quite reasonable for a luxury resort.
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GailS60
30 August 2017|
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Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB | Property representative |
Thank you for your question about the cost for a Relaxation Massage at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay. For 80 minutes, it is currently $245 on the weekend/$225 on the weekday. For 50 minutes, it is currently $185 on the... More
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sandigel
6 July 2017|
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Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB | Property representative |
Dear Sandigel, Unfortunately we do not feature a shuttle to transport guests to downtown Half Moon Bay. If you would like to set up a car service, or to inquire about taxi service, please contact our Concierge whom would be... More
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"It is always special to be on the ocean. Club floor is a good option if alone or wanting to remain out of the..."
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"The fire pit room in the villas have better ocean views then the main hotel fire pit rooms"
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"Get a room with a fire pit"
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"Guest house fire pit rooms are a great value for the money and tend to be more quiet than staying in the main..."
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