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About
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
This magnificent, award-winning boutique inn was built in 1932 and recently renovated to preserve its Spanish Revival Architecture. Our gorgeous and luxurious rooms have an old world charm, designed with your comfort in mind. Centrally located in the heart of downtown Half Moon Bay, you’re just a stroll away from some of the best restaurants and shops. This fantastical and luscious location is like a little bit of Europe in downtown Half Moon Bay.
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Property amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
Quaint
Location
Full view
95Great for walkers
Grade: 95 out of 100
69Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
12Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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All reviews glass of wine unique decor main st facing the street italia restaurant quaint hotel area rug no elevator king room small room ceiling fan restaurants and shops enjoyed my stay loved this hotel the staff was friendly and helpful next morning night stay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms were nice if you get the right one.. just don't get the high prices. Local attractions don't warrant it... staff was very nice, but first put in a dark room with a.m. workers at 7 right outside. They moved us, comped a night (very...More

Thank Leedalton
Response from hmbinn, Owner at Half Moon Bay InnResponded 4 weeks ago

I believe that you are reviewing the wrong hotel. I have no record of you staying at the Half Moon Bay Inn. We are a small boutique hotel on Main Street. None of the comments you made sound like our hotel. We have a very...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018

We stayed in the Renaissance King Room. The bed was comfortable; the room was lovingly decorated and charming. The accoutrements in the shower were their very own products (shampoo, conditioner and body wash) and were wonderful! They also offered their own body lotion to use....More

Thank 820kathleeno
Response from hmbinn, Owner at Half Moon Bay InnResponded 3 October 2018

Thank you so much for you review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at the Half Moon Bay Inn. It is very rewarding that you noticed all of our special touches and amenities. We hope that your travels will bring you back in...More

Reviewed 5 September 2018

We stayed with 3 kids in the Family room, The inn is very European style so yes the rooms are on the small side but really charming, comfy beds (this room had a full and twin) coffee in room, along with a small fridge. There...More

Thank mtca
Response from hmbinn, Owner at Half Moon Bay InnResponded 6 September 2018

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and that you will come visit again in the future.

Reviewed 26 July 2018

We loved this hotel. It is very unique and has a European feel. The staff was friendly and helpful and kind enough to let us check in early, which is always nice. The inn is close to everything in Half Moon Bay. They are generous...More

Thank Anabanana
Response from hmbinn, Owner at Half Moon Bay InnResponded 26 July 2018

What s wonderful review. Thank you so much. We are so happy you enjoyed your stay and noticed all our special touches that we provide for our guests. We hope that your travels will send you our way again in the future.

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Booked 3 nights here based on a recommendation. Beds/pillows are soft, small and uncomfortable. The building is old in general, so the rooms are cramped, walls are paper thin and there’s no air con. First night was just uncomfortable. Second night we got woken up...More

Thank sleonovs
Response from hmbinn, Owner at Half Moon Bay InnResponded 23 April 2018

I'm so sorry you did not enjoy your stay at the Half Moon Bay Inn. It is apparent that no matter what room you were in, it would not meet your expectations. The apartment that I offered you normally goes for $300 - $350 per...More

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"Street facing rooms are noisy on Garbage pickup days"
mtca
5 Sep 2018
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"Check the website for your needs."
Anabanana
25 Jul 2018
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"Rooms vary so contact the hotel re: what you're looking for. I e-mailed them and they were very prompt..."
Forestvillian
19 Oct 2017
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"Note that rates are lower during the week, higher on weekends. 48-hour cancellation required, 2 weeks..."
oregonpoppa
20 Apr 2017
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United StatesCaliforniaHalf Moon Bay
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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