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Oceano Hotel & Spa Half Moon Bay

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280 Capistrano Road, Half Moon Bay Harbor, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Scotts Valley, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have stayed here a few times. Once on a girls trip with my mom and sister and once with several couples. The rooms have balconies facing the ocean, fireplaces and refrigerators. The rooms are spacious and comfortable. I will be going back again for sure! The brewery is right across the parking lot and the Italian restaurant within walking... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I booked a stay last minute for a get away. Room was very spacious and clean. Bed was very comfortable. Beautiful location. Would highly recommend a stay for couples. Lots of places to eat nearby. Room service was prompt and yummy. Staff was very helpful and friendly as well.

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Sacramento, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The folks at Oceano are working hard to do a lot of things right. Located in El Granada, a few miles north of the town of Half Moon Bay, the Oceano boasts large rooms with views of the Pillar Point Harbor, with lots of seaside charm and great service. The room and hallway appeared to be fairly freshly painted in... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the finest hotels we have ever stayed in and we are very seasoned travelers. Staff are friendly and helpful! Rooms are very large with bed area and separate sitting area. Fireplace is nice touch. Can either sit on balcony or in room and see the harbor with boats and the ocean. Very clean and well kept.... More 

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Dixon, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My room was large, nicely appointed with a soft beach flare. The room had a wonderful sitting area complete with fireplace, couch and table. The balcony was a special treat. It jetted out of the building giving me a beautiful view of the harbor and the open sea. The room was very well appointed, the bed very comfortable and the... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oceano is a top-rated hotel in Half Moon Bay. I bet it lives up to this rating IF one stays in the original building. However, that was not my experience. We stayed in the newer addition, which was a little strange. The entry is through a common room that feels like someone's living room--so we felt oddly compelled to tiptoe... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful, quaint and clean hotel right at the harbor in Half Moon Bay. The rooms are large, well appointed and all have a living room area with fireplace. So, even if the weather is not perfect outside, you can sit in your room and enjoy the view and keep warm by the fireplace. There is a terrific... More 

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Woodstock, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We make frequent trips to Half Moon Bay and have stayed at the Oceano Hotel and Spa three times since January. Each time we were greeted in a warm and friendly manner by the staff at the front desk. The decor of the lobby echos their cheer with a beautiful fireplace and cozy chairs. The rooms have very comfortable beds... More 

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A few times a year, my husband and I escape to Half Moon Bay. We always stay at the Beach House but feel the rooms need renovating. The Oceano proved to be lovely and perfectly located for us. We parked the car and walked everywhere for three days. The walk to the Ritz was a bit of a challenge, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

We checked into the Oceano very late in the evening as our flight landed after 10 pm. We were warmly greeted by the front desk clerk who took extra good care of us in suggesting places nearby to get a late night bite (not many as it is a sleepy beach town). The next morning we met Ken Seidler, the... More 

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