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Nantucket Whale Inn

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779 Main Street, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1924 (Formerly Old Thyme Inn Bed and Breakfast)
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Mountain View, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We've stayed there twice so far and will undoubtedly go back again and again. The atmosphere is relaxing, the food - breakfast & wine and snacks in the afternoon - is delicious, the rooms are comfortable and well appointed, and David the host is charming and gracious. In addition to the rooms and sitting area there's a charming garden in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, I know the locals frown on all the improvements in town, but if you are traveling, wouldn't you want tasteful decor, cozy furnishings, and a great home-made breakfast? Then, we walked up the street to Cetrella and had the best scallops I've ever tried. Thank you David for a comfortable and gracious stay. PS, it was really fun on... More 

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Menlo Park, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great breakfast, clean, quiet accommodations. Well maintained, recently renovated. Nice host. Relaxing, quiet weekend get away or a good stop on a coastal (san francisco to los angels) road trip. WIne and cheese before the dinner hour.

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Capitola, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In my perfect world, there would be a Nantucket Whale Inn at my every travel destination. David, the owner has a gift of genuine grace and hospitality. He has created an artistic masterpiece for anyone who has the opportunity to visit. I can't remember the last time I stepped into a space of such tasteful and artistic nurturing. A unique... More 

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Novato CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

The owners make a fabulous breakfast. Super friendly and helpful. The room was large, free wifi, TV, DVD player. It has it all. Wine and cheese in the afternoon. Garden setting is beautiful with a fire place to allow remaining outside during the cool coastal evening. Completely remodeled over the past year. Excellent place to stay in Half Moon Bay

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Redondo Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

I absolutely loved this B & B, and would not want to stay anywhere else if I'm in the area. Beautiful, cozy, clean, quiet, and so many great details in the art, furniture, decor, luxurious carpeting, bathrobes, crystal doorknobs, hand-painted "do not disturb" sign, etc...all with an antique, yet modern feel. During a time when everyone seems to be cutting... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

On our California road trip we decided, last minute, to visit Half Moon Bay. Looking in the morning of Saturday 19th we were struggling to find a room for the night. By luck we identified one room left in Nantucket Inn - what a fantastic find. It's not on the beach or a sea view but the Inn is idyllic.... More 

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Armonk, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015 via mobile

Doesn't get any better than this. Totally refurbished inn. Beautifully decorated with thoughtful amenities including lovely outdoor sitting area Walk to down town and the beach. Excellent breakfast and afternoon cheese and wine. Spotlessly clean. Charming sophisticated host

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2015

Our stay in the Nantucket Whale Inn was absolutely perfect from start to finish. David, the innkeeper, was so warm and welcoming as soon as we got there, and continued to amaze us throughout our two night stay. We stayed in the Miacomet room which was very romantic, private, and beautifully decorated (as was the rest of the inn). Every... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

My husband and I really enjoyed our stay here - our room was beautiful (apparently the smallest, but it still seemed spacious) and the B&B itself is lovely, too; it seemed to have been remodeled/refurnished recently, and the furnishings are very luxurious. Our host (Dave, I think?) was very friendly and helpful with local recommendations, and he cooked a delicious... More 

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