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Harbor View Inn

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51 Avenue Alhambra, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

I called in to ask about the pet policy and was told my rate would be $79.99 plus tax, however, when I arrived I was suprised with a $30 pet fee and told the only room that was pet friendly was on the ground floor. When I pressed the matter the receptionist suggested it was my fault for not specifically... More 

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San Jose, Ca
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

My room was in desperate need of a renovation, stayed in a room with 2 double beds, wi-fi didn't work. Hotel is in good location just across the street from Harbor, and I can't say enough about how wonderful the staff was! From my early check in request that was granted and every encounter I had with staff was great... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

This is good spot if you are on the coast and need to find a place to stay for a reasonable price. It is not modern or fancy but beds were comfortable enough. It was not extremely quiet so do not plan on sleeping in. Clean rooms even if they were a bit dated. The bakery / cafe across the... More 

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Azores, Portugal
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015 via mobile

2 starts only because the front desk lady was sweet and the location was perfect for us. It's SMELLY, the toilet didn't flush and a hand towel had what we assumed make up stains. My bad, I read the reviews and still decided to book because it was the closest to the pier where we wanted to be but it's... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

The location is close to all the good bars and restaurants. The furnishings are a bit outdated but the bed and pillows were super comfortable! It was clean and the staff was very nice. Loved our over night.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

I would DEFINITELY NOT recommend this motel to anyone. There were many problems. Coffee maker in bathroom very unsanitary, brown stains on white towels, cigarette burn Mark on night stand even though "non-smoking" room, very hard to sleep due to very busy highway outside window that went all night. I would have accepted all of that and paid the $158... More 

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Colne, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

This was my wife's choice of accommodation on our Pacific Coast Highway Road Trip, I was a little bit sceptical, but we arrived the staff made us feel welcome, and the room was a decent size, I feel they just need updating, as this can put off the picky traveller. Good views of the bay, but the main road can... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

No Air conditioning ! What??! The accommodations are messy and there's a plug in heater. I would hope a remodeled room would have a better method of HVAC, and worst of all, the awful customer service made us leave half moon bay for the weekend and go south to Monterey - which turned out to be the best part of... More 

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Claremont, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Sort of retro (could use some frills but lovely view of ocean, convenient parking and within walking distance of a few good restaurants. Very clean, friendly staff, comfortable beds. Rates reasonable for the area and the season.

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Phoenix, Arizona
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Harbor View has no air conditioning.You are to open the windows and hear steady traffic and the harbor horn which sounds loudly, regularly all night.Not fun and not safe if you are on the first floor.

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