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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

1 Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is a luxury spa resort in Half Moon Bay, California. With two distinct guest room experiences from the guest houses to our main building, the hotel highlights the beauty of the Northern California coast with a modern and elegant decor.
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Property amenities
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Wheelchair access
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Public Wifi
Paid Wifi
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Golf course
Tennis Court
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
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SFO Intl Airport13 mi
Metropolitan Oakland Intl Airport23 mi
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recent visit to CA brought us to Half Moon Bay and the RC property. Exactly what one would expect (truly 5 star). Ocean view from room of sunset on the small balcony was amazing. Bagpipes at dusk Thursday-Sunday. Enjoy the fire pits but pass on...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Paula H
Response from TeamMarriott, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paula H, Thank you for taking the time to post an awesome review! We are delighted to know we exceeded your expectations. It is our goal to create memorable experiences with enhanced hospitality and thoughtful amenities. Your recommendation is truly appreciated, and we are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location of the hotel is beautiful with great views of the ocean and a nearby golf course. It is good place to get away from the city and the quiet. This hotel is quite far from the 101 freeway and deep west into 92...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank t0kra
Response from TeamMarriott, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear t0kra, Thank you for taking the time to share that your stay at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay was perfect in every way. Perched on a bluff above the Pacific Ocean, our resort offers our guests a secluded setting with convenience to San Francisco...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this property exceeded my expectations. I had last visited this property five years ago and I had forgotten its spectacular ocean front setting, gracious service, great food and team members. I have to tell you I was a little suspect but the room decor was...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Richard L
Response from TeamMarriott, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Richard L, thank you for choosing to come back to visit after all these years and for sharing your experience. We are thrilled we lived up to past momories and then some. It was our pleasure to host the conference and all our Ladies...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location with dramatic coastline views. We were in a basic king room. It had an ocean view and a fireplace. Very cozy. Nice bathroom. This is really all about the location. It is tough to find a actual resort on a Northern California cliff...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank JenBeest
Response from TeamMarriott, Communications Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear JenBeest, Thank you for the kind review of your recent stay at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay. We are pleased you found our location in the inviting Coastal Region and accommodations to be perfect for your business visit. It was a pleasure having you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place. A bit on the expensive side, but no issues or problems. A bit of a wait to get your car when you leave was the only negative experience. The fire pits were great. Desk staff wonderful. The support for the conference was great....More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from TeamMarriott, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 377dough, thank you so much for choosing us for your conference accommodation needs and for the gracious review. Our Ladies and Gentlemen enjoyed meeting you and we are all so happy you enjoyed your overall stay. Our beautiful setting is perfect for business and...More

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Khanhha L
October 22, 2018|
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Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB | Property representative |
Dear Khanhha L, Thank you for reaching out to us at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay with your question. Please note, we do not offer a breakfast buffet in Navio on a regular basis. We do however, offer a Farmers' Market... More
Carole L
September 13, 2018|
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Response from Tina S | Reviewed this property |
Yes if you walk south on the trail from the hotel, you’ll get to a staircase down to the beach. And if you go farther down the trail, over the bridge and along the coastline, you’ll hit another staircase to take you down to... More
Lan P
September 9, 2018|
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Response from Kerry D | Reviewed this property |
Generally speaking,Northern Ca is a very No Smoking Locale. It is veryrare to encounter a "Smokers Welcome Here" Zone ...
Room Tips
"Choose a room in the main building. If you stay at the guest houses it has better privacy but far from the..."
2 weeks ago
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"request an ocean view room but the golf course is really beautiful as well. I think all rooms are quiet."
2 weeks ago
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"I doubt there is a bad room throughout the entire hotel"
Nov 8, 2018
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"Get a room with a fire pit"
Oct 27, 2018
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$842 - $1,489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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