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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

5.0 of 5 Resort   |   1 Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Beautiful location on the edge of the Pacific. Gorgeous property and hotel with fantastic service that you expect from the Ritz. The hotel is isolated, but that is what you are looking for. Book a room with a firepit and of your suite you have a great place to enjoy the magnificent sunset and make smores. Great Spa and Golf... More

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's been 2 weeks since my family stayed at the Ritz Carlton in Half Moon Bay and I'm still wishing we were there. Besides the celestial views and amazing staff this property is just breathtakingly beautiful beyond words. If you ever have the chance to visit this piece of heaven on Earth, don't hesitate to experience the best hotel you... More

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Dallas, Texas
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82 reviews 82 reviews
28 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Don't go on a weekend. No really don't think of this property as a romantic getaway. It's not. Throngs of non Ritz Carlton guests invade the hotel grounds, lounges, and walking paths. We had great service, followed by such low service levels, it was like we were invisible. I stayed four days at the property and I believe it is... More

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LAGRANGE, GA
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was easily one of the most beautiful places we have ever stayed albeit very expensive. We got the 2 player golf package that included 2 rounds of golf for 2 and one night stay. The views were worth the money for a splurge. We walked the ocean trail in the morning and it was awesome! They have a s'mores... More

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Weatherford, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

. We spent a long weekend at the hotel in early August. What a beautiful resort . The views are incredible, the service outstanding and the accommodations were everything you would expect from the Ritz Carlton. From the moment you enter you feel at home. Directly off the lobby is a beautiful fireplace surrounded by comfy sofas. You fell more... More

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11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The breath-taking location of this Ritz Carlton property is what makes this hotel charming. The New England shingled architecture against the jagged HMB shoreline and golf greens is dramatic. My favorite reason to visit is for the SPA. As a guest, you're given free access where you'll find hot tea, fruit, filtered water, magazines, sauna, steam room and hot tub.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ok, so I'm sitting here at the hotel right now writting this. The property is nice and the views are amazing. The rooms are decorated well but small. I have a fire pit ocean view room on the 1st floor and it's smaller than some courtyard Marriott. Unfortunately the service isn't up to par with the class this hotel is.... More

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San Jose, CA
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7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I attended a meeting here and got to spend the night. The service here is fabulous! You even get a free glass of wine when you check in in the afternoon. The setting is, of course, beautiful, right on the ocean. Our room on the 6th floor didn't face the ocean but had a beautiful view of... More

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Dallas, Texas
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I spent a five-day visit at this hotel. The amazing, scenic views are worth the visit for sure. The rooms are beautiful and the service was acceptable. I spent time in the spa having a message and a mani/pedi - which were amazing and wonderful. What disappoints me is upon check-in, we pointed out that we were celebrating our 10th... More

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

Dear Marriott Traveler08, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay. We are honored that you chose to spend such a special occasion with us, and wish you the very best in your 10th year of marriage. It sounds like you enjoyed our beautiful setting, luxurious accommodations, and exceptional spa treatments, but we regret to learn that your... More

Reno, Nevada
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84 reviews 84 reviews
26 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The view at this hotel is amazing, overlooking the Pacific Ocean and with amazing sunsets if the weather is nice. We were there Easter weekend which is the busiest weekend of the year. The place was packed, not just with people staying in the rooms but also with day visitors. Easter brunch is an unforgettable experience. There are also activities... 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*
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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay, an elite golf and spa resort hotel. With two distinct guest room experiences from the guest houses to our main building, the hotel combines the beauty of the Northern California coast with the history of old Scotland. ... more   less 
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