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The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

Star Rating
5 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.6 / 5Wonderful
439 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Half Moon Bay Golf Links
    2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Pelican Point Beach
    3 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Cowboy Fishing Co.
    6 min drive
  • Restaurant
    Half Moon Bay Bakery
    6 min drive
  • Airport
    San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.)
    32 min drive

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  • Room, Golf View

    Room Amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 3
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  • Room, View

    Room Amenities

    • Golf view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, Courtyard View

    Room Amenities

    • Mountain view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Club Room, Business Lounge Access, View (Coastal View)

    Room Amenities

    • Partial ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Room, Ocean View

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Suite, 1 Bedroom, View

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Luxury Suite, 1 Bedroom, Ocean View

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Suite, 2 Bedrooms, Corner

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 4
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About this area

Half Moon Bay

Located in Half Moon Bay, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is in the historical district and near the beach. Peninsula Museum of Art and Museum of San Carlos History are cultural highlights, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Half Moon Bay Golf Links and Pillar Point Harbor.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Half Moon Bay Golf Links - 2 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Pelican Point Beach - 3 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Half Moon Bay State Beach - 12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Dunes Beach - 10 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Venice Beach in Half Moon Bay - 10 min drive

Getting around

  • San Mateo Hayward Park Station - 24 min drive
  • San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.) - 32 min drive

Restaurants

  • Cowboy Fishing Co. — 6 min drive
  • Half Moon Bay Bakery — 6 min drive
  • Chez Shea — 6 min drive
  • Sushi Main Street — 6 min drive
  • Peet’s Coffee & Tea — 7 min drive

About this property

The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

Spend the day relaxing at the nearby beach, practising your swing on the golf course or pampering yourself at the full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay's 3 restaurants. All 261 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet and Smart TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include iPod docking stations, 24-hour room service and Netflix.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 200 per pet, per stay.
  • Dogs only
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Resort fee: USD 35.00 per accommodation, per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 32 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 49 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 200 per pet, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking: USD 49 per day
  • Electric car charging station
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 6:30 AM–10:30 AM: USD 5-32 per person
  • 3 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • 18 holes of golf
  • 6 outdoor tennis courts
  • Bike hire
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool
  • Pilates classes
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Tennis
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Children's club (surcharge)
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free rollaway/extra beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge (on request)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Gift shop/newsstand

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Golf lessons
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (17000 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Spa

  • 13 treatment rooms
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Massages
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Sauna
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Free rollaway beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

  • 42-inch smart TV
  • iPod dock
  • Netflix
  • pay films
  • premium channels
  • satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge (on request)

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Phone
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Beach access
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain biking
  • Sailing
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Whale watching
  • Windsurfing

Where to eat

  • Serves breakfast, brunch and lunch.
4.6

Wonderful

5 - Excellent
322
4 - Good
77
3 - Okay
20
2 - Mediocre
14
1 - Poor
6
4.8
Cleanliness
4.7
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.7
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

This is a gorgeous hotel, and the price being extreme is worth it!

Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

5/5 Excellent

The sunsets are amazing to see from the Ritz. It's a complete experience with bagpipes and all.

Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

2/5

Main building is a zoo. Our room was nice but not worth the price.

Stayed 1 night in Sep. 2019

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