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Seal Cove Inn

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San Francisco, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2011

My wife and I went for a little weekender to the Seal Cove Inn in Half Moon Bay and absolutely loved it. What a wonderful and peaceful setting with very nice gardens surrounding the back of the building. The staff was so friendly to give us a little tour and set us up with real firewood for our little fireplace.... More 

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Neptune, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2011

A lovely inn, a decent value for the money. Clean, spacious room looking out over a beautiful garden - we awoke to watch the quail and hummingbirds skittering about. Didn't use the fireplace, but we will next time! The breakfast was healthful and tasty. Free bottle of wine a nice touch. Within walking distance are lovely tide pools, easy trails,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2011

Spent the first four days of our holiday at Seal Cove Inn and it was wonderful! After our long flight from UK it was short drive and we were soon immersed in the peace and quiet of the inn. The breakfasts are excellent and the beds so comfortable. We wandered the gardens and down to Seal Cove and just relaxed... More 

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Green Valley, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2011

We loved this place. They have really beautiful gardens at the back, and our room was huge. We liked the way they didn't clutter it up with furniture, but it had everything you need, including a desk, a sofa and a fireplace, while still seeming spacious - and a view of the gardens. We made use of the fireplace too,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2011

We made a last-minute reservation and stayed here with our two small children. The staff was extremely friendly and accomodating and the kids were given adorable trundle beds with Disney sheets that they just loved! The interior of the resort is clean and charming and the location is just a very short walk to the beach. All in all, this... More 

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San Francisco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2011

You can't beat the location and nearby ocean view walks under the cypress trees. As you drive up to the Inn it looks like something out of a Conde Nast 10 best Inns of the world - quite breath taking. The outdoor patio and garden area look like something from an Italian Villa. The lobby and adjacent lounge are very... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2010

Loved the large pet friendly room, the quality of furnishings and linens, and the bountiful afternoon tea. A little pricey if you don't get the weekday or last-minute specials, found on the website. Good place to stay if you want to do day trips in Half Moon Bay. Front-desk staff during check-in was a bit unenthusiastic / less than friendly,... More 

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Cape Cod, Mass
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2010

We ended up here in October of 2009 after planning a longer stay in San Francisco at the end of a week long trip from the east coast that included Yosemite and Monterey. We decided to "detour" one night here as hotel prices in SF were crazy expensive on our particular dates due to several conferences in town that weekend.... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2010

Stayed here for one night on or californian road trip. The inn looks jut like the pictures and is charming. The room was clean and comfortable and loved having the fireplace. The afternoon snacks were ok but was very disappointed in the quality of the breakfast. The hot food was dried up and looked like it had been lying around... More 

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Stilwell, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2010

This was our third stay at Seal Cove Inn. The Inn was designed and built as a luxury Inn by famed travel writer Karen Brown and her husband. They sold the Inn a few years ago and the new owners wisely hired the Fours Sisters group to manage it. Great choice and the service doesn't skip a beat. The location... More 

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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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 - $485 (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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