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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

5.0 of 5 1 Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have stayed at this property twice now and the view is always amazing. The property is located on the Pacific Coast and adjacent to a beautiful golf course that has several holes along the water. I was there just before Christmas and the halls were decorated with lights and ornaments that really accentuated the beauty. Make sure to ask... More 

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The Woodlands, Texas
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Need to get away....far away without the 13 hour flight? Nothing could look more like the Scottish coastline than this hotel. With the nightly bagpiper playing both the front and the back of the property, you can sit in the Aiderondack chairs listening to the waves crash below heated by the many fire pit. Our room overlooked the 18th hole... More 

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San Carlos, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
12 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I've never stayed here, but I walk through the grounds and lobby a lot. The patio was packed with people and dogs, but how many of them are actually hotel guests? No employee greets you as you pass them. They look at you--I watched--but no greeting. Is that why they're a 4 diamond instead of a 5 diamond hotel? Really,... More 

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Ritz-CarltonHMB, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, responded to this review

Dear 5150rocks, Thank you for sharing your thoughts regarding our resort. As you mention, our breathtaking location makes our grounds a place where locals and guests alike come to take in the views. We are happy to welcome our California neighbors, and we strive to offer the same friendly service to all. If this was not apparent, we regret this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited recently stayed overnight. Spa experience was fabulous. Best Swedish massage I have ever had. Dined in restaurant that evening and did the Burgers and Beer menu. Excellent food. Only issue was that several of the IPA's on the menu were unavailable. Stayed in room located away from the main hotel but on the golf course. Hotel staff very attentive... More 

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Greenville, SC
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in for two nights on a business trip. This is truly a gorgeous and special place. The view when you walk outside for the first time is truly breathtaking and I'd often see guests just staring out the windows taking it in. I found the staff to be friendly and helpful. The food was good and so was... More 

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Ritz-CarltonHMB, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, responded to this review

Dear heel5man, Thank you for sharing your recent experience with us. Though your stay began on a positive note, we are disappointed to hear that you were inconvenienced in the evening. Please know that we take our guest feedback very seriously, and have made note to address your observations as soon as possible. Our fire pit rooms are advantageous in... More 

Castro Valley, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is worth it's price tag. We normally don't stay at top of the line hotels, but decided to treat ourselves to a 2 night visit. We live only 45 minutes away but have never visited this hotel before. We loved every aspect of it-- it's beauty, the landscape, the recent room renovations, and the multiple amenities. We enjoyed... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ritz Carlton at Half Moon Bay may be my favorite hotel. The hotel feels new. Rooms are excellently appointed and decorated in a very clean and crisp decor. The staff is very attentive. Will definitely be back.

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Loveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent several days at this gorgeous hotel and enjoyed it immensely. Let's start with the spectacular view of the Pacific Ocean as a backdrop to a stunning golf course. The rooms are large and very comfortable. Some of the first floor rooms have a walkout patio with your own fire pit. The food at the restaurant was fabulous. Get... More 

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PA
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85 reviews 85 reviews
20 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here on the club level from 12-26 to 12-29. The club level was ok, not great, mainly because they overbooked it. Not only was it overbooked but we got to listen to a New Yorker tell a sad tale about how he was treated downstairs and walk his way on with his two kids, wife and sister who... More 

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Danville
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So I was looking for somewhere to celebrate our 20 year anniversary and, seeing form some of the comments, it's not an uncommon place to do it. It's about an hour or so from the East Bay and SF, making it an easy weekend or overnight getaway. Check in is at the quite late time of 4PM, but as we... More 

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Address: 1 Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
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Location: United States > California > Half Moon Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay 5*
Number of rooms: 261
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Also Known As:
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