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Seal Cove Inn

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“half moon bay”(52 reviews)
“tide pools”(23 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The pro’s: the rooms (we stayed in two) were just like the pictures, the breakfasts were gorgeously presented, and the hotel’s setting among the cypresses was beautiful. The con’s: an odd intermittent humming noise that went on and off all night long, randomly, every few...More

Thank Paigeturner2
Response from Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove InnResponded 2 days ago

Hello Paigeturner2, The beauty of the cypress grove, the coastal breezes, and our close proximity to San Francisco all blend together to make this area a California paradise; it was our pleasure to share it with you! We're saddened to learn the rest of your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were headed to a dinner party near Half Moon Bay, and decided to find a place to stay the night. What a pleasant surprise to find the Seal Cove Inn. Secluded down a side road in Moss Beach, the decor was clean and elegant,...More

Thank Hardwin M
Response from Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove InnResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Hardwin, We're delighted that your visit to Half Moon Bay brought you to our door! We believe serenity is the perfect blend of luxury and relaxation, and we're delighted our decor, welcoming rooms, quality linens, comfortable beds, and fresh breakfast ensured your stay was...More

Reviewed January 29, 2018 via mobile

Conveniently located near the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve. The staff was friendly (especially Sharon - she was so kind and welcoming) and breakfast was refreshing and light. We stayed in Room #3 which is located on the ground floor. The room itself was spacious, airy/bright, and...More

Thank jennybriangaskins
Response from Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove InnResponded February 1, 2018

Hello Jennybriangaskins, We'd love to again congratulate you both on your ten year anniversary! It was our pleasure and an honor to be a part of your celebration. The Fitzgerald Marine Reserve is one of our favorite local gems, and we're delighted to know our...More

Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for our anniversary in October 2017, and what a lovely find! The inn and it's rooms are beautifully decorated and overlook the gardens with a peek of the ocean. A quick walk down the path next to thr inn...More

Thank Katie J
Response from Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove InnResponded January 24, 2018

Hello Katie, We'd love to again congratulate you and your husband on your anniversary; we're delighted to have been a part of your celebration! It's set our hearts to dancing to hear our decor, charming garden, and peek-a-boo views of the ocean created the ideal...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018

Easy to get to from San Francisco, with cozy bedding, tasteful decor and a fireplace adding to the ambience. The coastal trail is about a twenty minute walk to overlook the tidal pool and resting seals, interesting to see. Lovely grounds. The breakfast tray delivered...More

Thank orionblu
Response from Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove InnResponded January 8, 2018

Hello Orionblu, You're absolutely right, our location puts some of our favorite things at your fingertips: the seals sunning on the beach, stunning coastal bluffs, the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve, and San Francisco just a short drive away! It was our pleasure to share the many...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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$357 - $441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Price range
$357 - $441 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"We had an upstairs balcony room, quiet and nice view."
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"I would try for upstairs rooms, but all rooms seemed quiet."
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