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    Nantucket Whale Inn

    779 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1924
    (650) 726-1616
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    Reviewed 13 July 2016

    I had a wonderful stay with my mom at the Nantucket Whale Inn. The Inn was a lovely place to stay during our visit to Half Moon Bay. The entire Inn was clean and new and the man who ran it made us feel so...More

    Thank Caroline L
    Reviewed 27 March 2016

    Lovely, completely renovated B&B on the quiet end of Main St. On-site parking. 4 P.M. check-in, period. Upon entering, one sees a lovely common area with extensive art works. The owner, David Vipond, is the PERFECT host, and attends to your every need. Off of...More

    Thank flitzer170
    Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

    There were only two rooms available for the evening when I called, so we chose the Light Ship on the upper floor. We had a wedding to attend at 3 pm, and needed into our room early to get ready. David was wonderful and got...More

    Thank jenniealice
    Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

    If you appreciate fine decor and an attention to detail this place can't be beat. Everywhere you look is a treat for your eyes. It's spotlessly clean and comfortable. Host is very well suited to the career he has chosen. Breakfast was tasty and nicely...More

    Thank intothewoods
    Reviewed 8 February 2016

    We've stayed there twice so far and will undoubtedly go back again and again. The atmosphere is relaxing, the food - breakfast & wine and snacks in the afternoon - is delicious, the rooms are comfortable and well appointed, and David the host is charming...More

    Thank EdJohns58
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 274 - US$ 406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • California >
    • Half Moon Bay
    • Also Known As
    • Old Thyme Hotel Half Moon Bay ,
    • Old Thyme Inn b&b
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    Maxine J
    1 December 2016|
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    Response from David V | Property representative |
    Maxi, Please call us to discuss your particular situation in order for us to determine if our first floor rooms will meet your needs. David, Owner
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    Achristine H
    4 November 2015|
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    Response from David V | Property representative |
    I am sorry, we are not able to accommodate pets. We can help arrange local boarding. Please call us if you have additional questions. We would be happy to help with boarding arrangements or recommend other pet friendly... More
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    "Take whatever you're assigned; it'll be great. Our room was ~6 steps away from the outdoor sitting..."
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    "Get there by 4:00pm for wine and cheese reception"
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    "Every room is fantastic. We prefer the 2nd floor room in rear."
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    "all rooms are good. If you want total privacy and private breakfast then get the room with it's own..."
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