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3.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   324 Main St., Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
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Ranked #8 of 11 Half Moon Bay B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Hamden, Connecticut
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137 reviews 137 reviews
16 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hi Again Folks. We rented one of their suites for five nights which was well kept, light and airy. The sea breeze kept the place cool all the time. The exterior needs a little work but its OK on the whole. There is no printer available to print up boarding passes - we did that at the local library. The... More

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Mariposa, CA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed 2 nights in what they call "deluxe queen". The room was very pleasant, large in size with high ceiling. Attractive wall paper up to height of doors, then walls painted white above that, adding to the open, roomy feeling. Hard wood floor. A large window in the bedroom, and another large window in the bathroom (which has old... More

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Jacksonville, FL
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12 reviews 12 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First, let me say that the Zaballa House is in a fantastic location - smack dab in the middle of the quaint Main Street of Half Moon Bay. They are sitting on a goldmine here, and if they would spend a little to update the place, they would see a huge ROI. I will say that the room was very... More

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Federal Way, Washington
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in one of the suites. I was very disappointed. No phone in the room. One fork to eat with. No guide for TV channels. No directions to use the heater in the bedroom. No directions to use the Gas Fireplace in the living area. No directions to use the Whirlpool. Toilet had to be flushed several times just... More

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Fremont
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The rooms inside of the main house of this B&B give you more of an "experience". This last time we stayed in one of the rooms in the side building. This room had more of a motel feel - but the room was clean and the price was ok. The breakfast the next morning was excellent. Zaballa House has a... More

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San Jose, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

My best friend and I are pretty into haunted/supposedly haunted hotels (form your own opinions, we don't mind, we've heard it all! haha). We had read online, on a few websites actually, that Zaballa House possibly hosted a ghost or two and decided to take a one night visit. Half Moon Bay is pretty close to us (San Jose, CA),... More

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Sacramento, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

If Motel 6 ran a B&B, this would be it. The staff were completely disengaged and mostly acted like guests were a bother. The breakfast is exactly as shown on the website - fruit and bread, and nothing else, and it's exactly the same everyday. My wife likes tea in the morning, yet she had to ask the staff for... More

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Anderson
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I had a very good stay at the Zaballa House, it's location is right down town. Very close to the beech also. The room was clean and nice. The only problem was I was charged twice for the one nights stay, Now it is very hard to get a call back from the manager. Been working on it for 45... More

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Alameda, California
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Picture a strip-mall aesthetic, not a classic old home bed-and-breakfast. Room large, but unmaintained: gross, stained carpet, gas fireplace didn't work, sink did not drain, no blackout curtains or light-blocking blinds, mattress sub-standard. On the plus side, central location, decent breakfast. Don't think I would choose it again- I'd rather be at a Comfort Inn for less money, similar charm.... More

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Woodland, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Stayed in suite #10. Fireplace broken, deadbolt broken, no A/C, weird tub/shower situation. Old, faded dusty fake flowers decorate the room. Very outdated. Big room with high ceilings and big comfortable bed. But I wouldn't return.

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Address: 324 Main St., Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Location: United States > California > Half Moon Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Zaballa House 3*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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