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Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 2 October 2014

I recently stayed at the Oceano for a meeting (Sunday-Wed) and found the rooms and the service to be superb. They were responsive, polite, and the room was very large and pretty. I had one of what I believe to be one of the few rooms with no view of the water; my room looked over the brewery parking lot....

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1Thank kyoto5301
Reviewed 28 September 2014

We stayed for our 5th anniversary and it was really lovely! We were upgraded to a Honeymoon Suite (room 315) and couldn't have been happier with the ambience or the view of the harbor and ocean beyond. However, when it came to sleeping, we found the bed to be shockingly hard and uncomfortable which prevented resting well and we both...

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2Thank gefree
San Jose, California
Reviewed 23 September 2014

I was literally blown away by the standard of my amazing room! I had a balcony overlooking the marina, and sat out and watched the sun set. I was flying my little areal 'drone' and getting some beautiful shots, but arrived back at the hotel extremely cold. The bath was one of the best I have experienced, and I was...

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sussex
Reviewed 23 September 2014

We really enjoyed our stay in this hotel, its elegant, quiet and the service is impeccable. They couldnt have been more helpful. We enjoyed it so much we extended our stay by a couple of nights. Our room overlooked the marina and it was lovely to sit outside on the verandah and watch the boats going in and out of...

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1Thank andydower
Auburn, California, United States
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Having a one night trip to a somewhat pricy hotel to find out they are having wedding PARTIES right outside your door until 11PM is NOT OK! They claim the noise doesn't usually bother people but they are obviously LYING!

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2Thank Thomas G
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 10 September 2014

All I had to do was stop in at the local Ritz, and be quoted a mid-week room rate of over $700, and this place was an absolute bargain at one third that! And it is a beautiful and total property as well, for that price. My room was a suite, overlooking the marina and harbor, no less. Fireplace, kitchenette,...

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4Thank Christopher C
Livermore, California
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We stayed at the cottages at the Oceano (the old Pillar Point Inn, next to the main hotel) for a quick romantic get-away. All-in-all, we were pleased with the stay. The Inn has been renovated, so the room was nice. Window seat overlooking the harbor, and a gas fireplace set a nice mood for the stay. Several nice restaurants within...

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2Thank DrMike_30
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 September 2014

We thought this place was a bit odd: The building was fine, as it looks in the photos, but it didn't quite have the atmosphere it seemed to promise. It was as though it was built to look old, but in fact it was regular, sterile and a bit plasticky, so not as lovely as we had expected. We had...

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4Thank Anticipator
Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 1 September 2014

On August 22 I called the reservation desk to obtain a Deluxe King Suite for our wedding anniversary celebration. For the one night it was $289 plus tax. On Groupon, I could have had the same room for $199, but sadly that rate was not available for the date I needed, so being a romantic person, I decided to pay...

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8Thank PolishMama2008
Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This is a beautiful place to stay. Unfortunately, we had not planned ahead (our own faults) and came in for one night when there was one available room. We were told we would be able to stay only that one night because they were booked up the following nights, and that we would be put in a nice room in...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Suites
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in beautiful Half Moon Bay Harbor, the Oceano is one of the Bay Area's favorite hotels. Luxurious suites boast private balconies and fireplaces within a seaport architectural style. The hotel offers over 12,000 square feet of outdoor and indoor meeting space including the Grand Ballroom, meeting rooms with ocean views, and outdoor garden and tent space. The lobby Bar and Grill offers guests casual coastal fare for breakfast, lunch and dinner or private in-room dining. With coastal views and dedicated events staff, Weddings and banquets are our specialty. Several fine restaurants and boutiques within walking distance. Surrounding activities include golf, championship surfing, kayaking, pier and deep sea fishing, horseback riding, sailing, hiking and more. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oceano Hotel & Spa Half Moon Bay

Address: 280 Capistrano Road, Half Moon Bay Harbor, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Region: United States > California > Half Moon Bay
Price Range: $331 - $492 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Oceano Hotel & Spa Half Moon Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 95
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Also Known As:
Oceano Hotel And Spa Half Moon Bay
Oceano Hotel Half Moon Bay
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#4 Family Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#4 Romantic Hotel in Half Moon Bay
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