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Seal Cove Inn

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Lancaster, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Coming from the Eastern time zone, we got up our first morning quite early (and hungry). After getting complimentary coffee and before taking a walk at 7am, my husband asked if we could have our breakfast (yogurt and pastries) at 8 instead of 8:30. The kitchen associate said that we could. We were not served until almost 8:30 after my... More 

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Thank Tammy043
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello Tammy043, Thank you for your feedback. I believe it would help to clarify - it is not a policy, our dining room does not actually open until 8:30 AM as we explain at each check in and in all four pre-stay communications we send. We happily asked the kitchen staff to accommodate as early a breakfast as possible when... More 

San Diego
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very nice and welcoming. We enjoyed our stay. We were looking for a place to stay that was just south of San Francisco where we ate dinner. The drive was 30 minutes from town and the staff made arrangements that allowed us to enter after hours. The Inn has 10 rooms which are spacious and well decorated with doors that... More 

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Thank travelerQ6142GP
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hi TravelerQ6142GP, We're so glad you liked the inn. It's a beautiful drive, isn't it? Thank you for your comments about our decor, size of suites and property. Please come visit us again when your travelers bring you to the area. We'd love to have you. More 

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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed this place. It is cozy and the staff has lots of details with you. It is the best included breakfast I have had in two months traveling in the US. The hotel is just minutes away from the beach but you can't see the beach due to the trees. There is fresh and free coffee at all... More 

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Thank MoticaP
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello MoticaP, Thank you for appreciating our team’s knowledge of the area; we always enjoy sharing our love of Half Moon Bay with guests! It’s wonderful to hear that our coastal location, cozy inn, and our all day coffee and beverages helped ensure your stay with us was memorable in all the best ways. Your compliment for our delicious and... More 

Sacramento, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Adorable accommodations and excellent service. Close to hiking and biking trails, yet tucked away to feel the peace and beauty of the San Mateo Coast. We received personalized service the moment we walked into the front door. I felt like I was staying in someone's home. Very relaxing and comfortable.

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Thank elayne727
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello Elayne727, We love welcoming guests to our slice of coastal tranquility, and we’re delighted to hear you appreciated our dedication. Your praise for our décor, quiet and convenient location, comfortable inn and relaxing ambiance has made our day, thank you. We look forward to welcoming you again when you next crave a getaway to the beauty of the coast. More 

Reno, Nevada
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95 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Peaceful and serene. What a find. My wife picked this place online and boy did she do well. From the beautiful driveway and gardens to the lovely facade of the inn itself. You just you were going to be impressed before you walked inside. Inside was elegant. Simple and tasteful. Pottery Barn and Restoration Warehouse I am reliably informed by... More 

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Thank Ron Y
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello Ron Y, We’re positively tickled that you loved the elegant and serene atmosphere of our ocean side paradise. We commend your wife’s travel-arranging, although we may be a little biased. Thank you for your compliments! It pleases us to no end that you enjoyed your large variety of complimentary snacks (including Simon, our round-the-clock coffee butler). Naturally, we hope... More 

Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Seal Cove Inn I had great expectations for a lovely, albeit expensive experience, and discovered its corporate souless heart, an experience nothing like the flower of another Inn, just a few miles south off California's famed highway 101. Not only that, but the night I checked in, calling around to several places I was told that there were no... More 

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Thank Linda L
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello Linda L, We’re delighted to hear that you found our beds comfortable, our inn exceptionally clean, our location private, and our team polite. Our attention to detail is just one way we show our guests how much we enjoy welcoming them to our coastal home; your praise for our breakfast presentation has generated some great smiles. You’ll love to... More 

Spring Hill, Tennessee
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28 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Seal Cove Inn is a quaint, comfortable inn. The staff goes above and beyond your expectations to ensure that your stay is great. When we checked in, they accompanied us to the room and showed us all of the features, including how to operate everything. We mentioned that we would miss breakfast the next morning due to an early start... More 

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Thank Darrell P
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello Darrell P., It’s wonderful to hear what a great time you had during your stay, thanks for letting us know how we’re doing. We can’t wait to share your praises with our staff; as you know, they make it their sole aim to ensure that each guest is catered to and leaves with a smile. Our location is something... More 

Newport Beach, California
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11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

The location is really nice. Natural and secluded. The exterior and grounds are beautiful and charming. The charm stops at the front door. Alas! The interiors are cavernous and stark. The greeting from staff is over-polite (You are so lucky we are letting you be here!) and feels awkward. No elevator. The rooms are large and clean, but feel sterile.... More 

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1 Thank Fierceowl
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello Fierceowl, Thank you for appreciating the stunning beauty of Half Moon Bay and our grounds. Welcoming each guest with a friendly smile and exceptional service is our way of showing our guests how important they are to us, and we apologize if you did not feel our sincerity. We’re committed to conservation; providing full size bath amenities is just... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The Seal Cove Inn is a charming boutique guest house. We were looking for a quiet peaceful location that had access to great costal walks and that was easy to get to from SFO and would serve as a travel base for other areas north and south of San Francisco. The room was large, extremely clean and well appointed, with... More 

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Thank William K
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello William K, It was truly our pleasure welcoming you for a serene, coastal getaway. We’re very happy to hear that our proximity to SFO, area trails and coastal bluffs was exactly what you were looking for. We’re delighted that our spacious rooms, attention to detail and cleanliness, and our high standard of service all impressed during your visit. Calling... More 

Larkspur, California, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

The first night we had a wonderful conversation with the two women employees while we were checking in and getting settled. She offered us a glass of wine and some snacks, showed us the self-serve espresso machine, the drink fridge, the gardens, our gorgeous top floor room. Breakfast each morning was incredibly delicious, although the second morning, the man who... More 

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Thank Sknep
Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at Seal Cove Inn, responded to this review

Hello Sknep, Hearing that you felt truly welcomed from the moment you arrived is what we love to hear! We’re also delighted that our wine reception, espresso machine, garden, available drinks and our healthy Be Replenished breakfast won you over. We’d like to again apologize that your breakfast was late in coming on one day of your stay and that... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Just 23 miles south of San Francisco, this serene hideaway is spectacularly set amongst a meadow of wildflowers and bordered by towering cypress trees. The inn looks out to acres of county park and the ocean beyond: an oasis where you can enjoy secluded beaches, watch frolicking seals, and follow the tree-lined path tracing the windswept Half Moon Bay ocean bluffs. The inn also features an executive board room for small meetings up to 14. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Seal Cove Inn

Address: 221 Cypress Ave, Moss Beach, CA 94038-9646
Location: United States > California > Moss Beach
Price Range: $357 - $482 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Seal Cove Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Seal Cove Inn - a Four Sisters Hotel Moss Beach
Seal Cove Inn - a 4 Sisters Inn
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