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Folsom, California (USA)
Reviewed 14 May 2014 via mobile

This lodge has been recent riddled and is clean and fresh and lovely. Decor has a coastal California feel. Landscaping is nicely tended. Outdoor fireside lounge area next to a Pretty pool area. More variety in the morning breakfast than usual. Would stay here again, although a little farther from center of town.

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1Thank PBandJ01
Cincinnati, Ohio
Reviewed 9 May 2014

I had a comfortable stay here during my first visit to Half Moon Bay; the staff was friendly, the grounds are well-maintained, and this was a welcome change from my usual habit of staying in chain hotels. You'll notice that it isn't a brand new property, but it oozes charm and most leisure travelers will delight in the decor and...

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San Jose, California
Reviewed 8 May 2014

I chose this hotel because of the good ratings I read on Tripadvisor. I must be in the Twilight Zone because my experience was extremely negative and I feel as though a bait and switch was done and I was not at the right hotel. Let me start by saying that I wanted a pet friendly hotel where I could...

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4Thank Mackica1955
Keith W, General Manager at Half Moon Bay Lodge, responded to this review

I am so sorry to learn that your recent experience fell short of your expectations, particularly that the delivery of our pet-friendly amenities was not executed to our usual standard. We strive to create an experience that exceeds your expectations in every way. If you will contact me, I promise to resolve your concerns to your full satisfaction. Sincerely, Keith...

Monte Nido, CA
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Like many small, quaint hotels in the Bay Area, this one is probably a good value, it's just unspectacular. It's right next to apartments or condos, and is bordered by a public(?) golf course. Granted my review might reflect my bitterness about the rest of my group getting to stay at the Ritz, but my first room reeked of fireplace...

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1Thank Wayne P
Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 April 2014

Friendly staff couldn't do enough for us, lovely pool and spa, fitness room, great breakfast (including the all important waffle irons, of which there were two), large clean comfortable room. With a balcony overlooking the golf course, it was far enough away from the Highway to be quiet the whole time. Excellent overall.

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1Thank FredFII
Orinda, California
Reviewed 10 April 2014

Stayed one night with a family of 4. Room was very nice and clean. Hotel is right off main highway and parking is free. Free wifi is included. Close to the Ritz Carlton, coast trail and beach. The golf course is adjacent to the hotel. Free breakfast was offered and included hard boiled eggs, waffles, toast, bagels, fruit, cereal, yogurt,...

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2Thank donavan94563
Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2014

I haven't stayed here for over 30 years. It's not as upmarket now as it was then, probably because there's now a Ritz Carlton just around the corner. Having said that the rooms are large and very good. The check in was a pleasure and the staff very good. Breakfast was above average for an inclusive deal. The hotel is...

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Sonora, California
Reviewed 2 April 2014

The lodge was very nice. We didn't know where breakfast was or given any info but we figured it out. We were on the bottom floor looking at the pool and hot tub area. It was a nice quiet area. The room was clean and nice. The pool was warm and the hot tub was HOT! The only negative I...

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3Thank jatuggle
Mountain View, California
Reviewed 1 April 2014

My husband, young son and I just stayed two nights on a chilly, wet weekend for our wedding anniversary. The living room of our king suite (#209) was spacious, and we had a long balcony facing the golf course. We had a microwave, fridge, coffeemaker and sink. We enjoyed the real fire in the fireplace. We slept well on the...

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Lincoln, Nebraska
Reviewed 28 March 2014

We had an excellent stay at this hotel. The room were quiet, the beds very comfortable and the courtyards, pool area, outdoor fireplace area etc were a nice bonus and well kept. Only about 1 from Half Moon Bay Golf Course (a must play) and a fraction of the cost of the Ritz. You won't be disappointed.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to Half Moon Bay, where you can brave the waves of Mavericks, explore our community of arts filled with jazz clubs and galleries, and indulge in sustainable cuisine at premier local eateries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Half Moon Bay Lodge

Address: 2400 Cabrillo Hwy S, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-2253
Region: United States > California > Half Moon Bay
Price Range: ₹ 13,547 - ₹ 17,187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Half Moon Bay Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Half Moon Bay Hotel Half Moon Bay
Best Western Half Moon Bay
Half Moon Bay Best Western
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#3 Romantic Hotel in Half Moon Bay
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“top floor; best bet”
 of 5 bubbles OlrunH, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Our room on the North corner was excellent and very quiet.”
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“balcony room overlooking the golf course”
 of 5 bubbles sometimetraveler55, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“They never told us they had fireplace rooms. It is kind of hard to find when the highway is busy.”
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