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South San Francisco, California
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We have stayed here a number of times for a weekend getaway. Although not located on the beach it is in very close proximity to several. The views might not be special but the rooms are well appointed with fireplaces and balcony large enough to sit outside and enjoy a glass of wine. Nice outdoor swimming pool (that is actually...

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Keith W, General Manager at Half Moon Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Dear sometimetraveler55, Thanks so much for the great review! We appreciate your visits and your kind words here. Sincerely, Keith Wesselmann General Manager

Petaluma
Reviewed 15 October 2016

My wife and I stayed here mid week for a late anniversary celebration. The grounds are very nice, the rooms need updating. Our room had a strange smell, which we later found was due to the fireplace. A little overpriced for what it offers.

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Keith W, General Manager at Half Moon Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Joe M, Thank you for your review, and for your recent visit! We appreciate your feedback and hope to have the opportunity to serve you again. Sincerely, Keith Wesselmann

Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

On way from San Jose to San Francisco. Lovely break. Hotel well situated on highway 1 a little out of town. Staff very helpful. Room clean and large. Bed comfortable. We had 2 queen beds in our room. Area has some nice eating places and fairly close to Safeway , and amenities. Hotel provides adequate parking and breakfast. ( breakfast...

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Keith W, General Manager at Half Moon Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Dear oldtimerstoke, Thank you for the great review, thank you for the visit, and thanks to your friend for recommending us! We're thrilled that you had a nice experience in the Bay Area and here at our hotel. Sincerely, Keith Wesselmann General Manager

Reviewed 12 October 2016

It was a great one night stay in the middle of Pumpkinville. My grandkids from Iowa thought it was funny since they are surrounded by farms at home. The Lodge is nice and comfortable. Our room wasn't fancy but a perfect spot for a run down the road to the beach and close to downtown Half Moon Bay for great...

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Keith W, General Manager at Half Moon Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Mary B, Thank you for your stay! We're glad you and your grandkids enjoyed your visit, and we hope to see all of you again soon! Sincerely, Keith Wesselmann General Manager

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

The Half Moon Bay Lodge does a good job of upgrading itself from the old school roadside motel it looks like it once may have been. Rooms are clean and spacious with wood burning fireplaces. One might find the same level of accommodation at a Choice Hotel, Holiday Inn Express or the like. The difference here is the personal level...

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Keith W, General Manager at Half Moon Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Dear FourDayTraveler, Thank you for your recent visit! We're glad you enjoyed your stay, especially the service, and we hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Keith Wesselmann General Manager

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed 1 night. No Uber back to Oakland Airport. Has a restaurant in the front parking lot, that you can have breakfast, lunch , and dinner at! The breakfast was delicious and the german chocolate slice could feed 3! The hotel staff was nice and accomodating Overall I would definitely go back!

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Dear Michael T, Thank you for the review, and for visiting! We're glad you enjoyed your time in Half Moon Bay, and we hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Keith Wesselmann General Manager

Dewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016

i was overall happy with my stay here as it was comfortable and relaxing with a spacious room overlooking the golf course though it could have done with been updated.i loved the garden and watching the hummingbirds in the morning and relaxed in the garden and hot tub,i think there could have a indoor sitting room with large fire places...

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Keith W, General Manager at Half Moon Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Dear ahmad d, We appreciate you making us part of your visit to California, and we are grateful for the great review and feedback! We look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Keith Wesselmann General Manager

Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Delighted by this clean, comfortable and spacious hotel. We stayed here for 4 nights during our 3 week fly drive trip from LA to SF. It had all the amenities you could want fridge, air con, iron, spacious bathroom, twin queen beds, balcony... Most importantly the bed was very comfortable.. The decor is a little dated although very clean, well...

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Dear SabaRIf, Thanks so much for the great review - we're delighted that you had an enjoyable experience! Sincerely, Keith Wesselmann General Manager

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I really wanted to like this place. It's such a quaint town. Everything was outdated in this hotel. Countertops, flooring, walls. The TVs were old with bad reception. The fitness center was a joke. The pool looked like it was from the 1960s. The lobby, recently redecorated, was quite nice. The two girls that were the receptionist agents were terrible....

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Keith W, General Manager at Half Moon Bay Lodge, responded to this review

Dear boobot1, Thank you for your review, and for your recent visit! I'm so sorry to learn that your experience fell short of your expectations. We strive to create a welcoming and pleasant experience for every guest, and when we fall short in this regard we're more than happy to address your concerns to your complete satisfaction. Please contact me...

Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Clean and neat and motel-like but adequate for our trip. Large comfy rooms - had a really good nights sleep here. Breakfast was basic, but nice. Staff were friendly and helpful. Nice pool but didn't get the chance to dip in!

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Dear CarolHall525, Thanks for the great review, and thanks for your visit! We're glad you enjoyed your time in Half Moon Bay, and we hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Keith Wesselmann General Manager

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Escape to Half Moon Bay, where you can brave the waves of Mavericks, explore our community of arts filled with jazz clubs and galleries, and indulge in sustainable cuisine at premier local eateries. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Half Moon Bay Lodge

Address: 2400 South Cabrillo Highway, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Region: United States > California > Half Moon Bay
Price Range: $261 - $409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Half Moon Bay Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Half Moon Bay Hotel Half Moon Bay
Best Western Half Moon Bay
Half Moon Bay Best Western
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#3 Family Hotel in Half Moon Bay
#3 Romantic Hotel in Half Moon Bay
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“I had a room with fireplace and it was very quiet upstairs and comfy.”
 of 5 bubbles lindawD503AP, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I did not see an elevator to the second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles JonP153, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The second floor room had a great balcony with two chairs and a table. Perfect for enjoying a glass of wine or coffee.”
 of 5 bubbles Anabanana, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get one with a fireplace...what a treat.”
 of 5 bubbles AmyA91, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“top floor; best bet”
 of 5 bubbles OlrunH, 20 Nov 2016 | Read review
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