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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“fire pit”(375 reviews)
“the ritz”(495 reviews)
“club level”(74 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Beachfront
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stayed the weekend and had breakfast today, Monday. Wife and I opted for the $32 buffet which includes coffee/espressos, organic juices for drinks, and variety of breakfast hot items plus pastries and fruits. No omelet station but that's quite alright since often times just one...More

Thank Ben M
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a beautiful place to stay. Lovely views, beautiful communal areas, friendly staff. We were only there for one night but checked in early to make the most of our stay. Our room wasn't ready, but we found a few Adirondack chairs, ordered some wine...More

Thank dhumph
Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded yesterday

Dear dhumph, Thank you for leaving us with this valuable feedback. While we are glad that your visit was an all-around success, we are disappointed to learn of those details that made it less than perfect. We apologize for these discrepancies and hope to impress...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Greetings from Singapore. We spent one night at this RC prior to taking our flight to Singapore, so we did not spend a lot of time here. We stayed in a lovely tops-floor ocean-view room with balcony on the Club Floor. Yes, there are closer...More

Thank Beth L E
Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded yesterday

Dear Beth L E, We appreciate the review. While we wish we could have hosted you for more time, we are glad that your short visit was a great one. We are happy to learn that you were impressed with the service from our Ladies...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed here as part of a business/leisure trip. The hotel is set in a fantastic location on the Pacific coast. Check in was very friendly and quick. The room was fantastic with great space, all modern amenties and a view of the ocean. The...More

Thank Declan_01
Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded yesterday

Dear Declan_01, Thank you for the wonderful review. We are thrilled to learn that you found so much to enjoy during your visit. From the excellent, attentive service from our Ladies and Gentlemen to the delicious wine sipped oceanside, we are glad that you had...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Seamless early check-in. Prompt luggage delivery. Bellman Tim helped find info about bike reservations on this gorgeous sunny day. Thanks! Nice room with golf course view, access to patio fire pit. Well worth it to do s’mores late into the night right outside your room....More

Thank MomEsq19
Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded yesterday

Dear MomEsq19, Thank you for the review. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed yourself during your stay. Whether it was the excellent service from our Ladies and Gentlemen or the stunning views of the golf course, we are glad that you had a...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Golf Course
Tennis Court
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$623 - US$1,201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#1 Romantic Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Half Moon Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$623 - US$1,201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#1 Romantic Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Half Moon Bay
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Carolyn S
10 November 2017|
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Response from Justin H | Reviewed this property |
This is a 5 star hotel on one of the only beaches in the Bay Area. $30 a day may be "unconscionable" in Toledo, but it's actually quite reasonable for a luxury resort.
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GailS60
31 August 2017|
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Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB | Property representative |
Thank you for your question about the cost for a Relaxation Massage at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay. For 80 minutes, it is currently $245 on the weekend/$225 on the weekday. For 50 minutes, it is currently $185 on the... More
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sandigel
6 July 2017|
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Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB | Property representative |
Dear Sandigel, Unfortunately we do not feature a shuttle to transport guests to downtown Half Moon Bay. If you would like to set up a car service, or to inquire about taxi service, please contact our Concierge whom would be... More
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"It is always special to be on the ocean. Club floor is a good option if alone or wanting to remain out of the..."
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"The fire pit room in the villas have better ocean views then the main hotel fire pit rooms"
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"Get a room with a fire pit"
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"Guest house fire pit rooms are a great value for the money and tend to be more quiet than staying in the main..."
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