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@ Marbella Lane - Beachfront House in Half Moon Bay
3.5 out of 5
175 Ocean Blvd, Half Moon Bay, CA
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4.36 mi from city centre
4.6/5Wonderful! (5 reviews)
Beach house was perfectly located!

"Our stay in Half Moon Bay was wonderful! The beach house was fantastic! It was very clean, stocked with pots and pans and all your kitchen needs to cook, it was literally on the beach, had beautiful views and was perfectly situated in between pillar pier, and a great area to tidepool! Marbella was ..."…"

Reviewed on 13 Nov 2019

@ Marbella Lane - Beachfront House in Half Moon Bay
Coastside Inn
2 out of 5
230 S. Cabrillo Hwy, Half Moon Bay, CA
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0.29 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (995 reviews)

"Located near stores and restaurants. I enjoyed all the fluffy pillows on the bed. I would visit again."…"

Reviewed on 21 Oct 2020

Coastside Inn
Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach
3 out of 5
407 Mirada Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £130 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
2.69 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (725 reviews)

"The view, uniqueness of every room, the friendly staff, so close to the ocean"…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan 2021

Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach
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Half Moon Bay Lodge
3 out of 5
2400 Cabrillo Hwy S, Half Moon Bay, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £110 per night from 24 Jan to 25 Jan
2.09 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (973 reviews)

"The lodge is located a little south of Half Moon Bay and the room overlooked a golf course. It was a quit and relaxing place away from the hustle and bustle of town but still close enough to do things. It was about a mile walk to the beach and then there was a beautiful path that went all the way ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan 2021

Half Moon Bay Lodge
Zaballa House
3 out of 5
324 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA
The price is £139 per night from 24 Jan to 25 Jan
0.12 mi from city centre
3.8/5Good! (957 reviews)

"The price was wonderful, the room was huge. I loved the fire place and it was right on Main Street so that I could see the shops. Very close to the beach."…"

Reviewed on 8 Oct 2020

Zaballa House
The Miramar Inn & Suites
2 out of 5
3020 Cabrillo Hwy N, Half Moon Bay, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £87 per night from 24 Jan to 25 Jan
2.41 mi from city centre
3.9/5Good! (454 reviews)

"Decent no frills motel 2 miles from center of Half Moon Bay. A bit pricey but everything is expensive in HMB"…"

Reviewed on 29 Nov 2020

The Miramar Inn & Suites
Harbor View Inn
2 out of 5
51 Ave. Alhambra, Half Moon Bay, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £80 per night from 26 Jan to 27 Jan
4.09 mi from city centre
3.5/5Good! (615 reviews)

"The rooms were clean and the shower was very nice."…"

Reviewed on 13 Jan 2021

Harbor View Inn
Mill Rose Inn
4 out of 5
615 Mill Street, Half Moon Bay, CA
The price is £251 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
0.12 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (47 reviews)
One of a kind stay and service

"One of a kind stay. Couldn’t have been better."…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb 2020

Mill Rose Inn
The Beach House Hotel Half Moon Bay
3.5 out of 5
4100 Cabrillo Hwy N, Half Moon Bay, CA
The price is £161 per night from 18 Feb to 19 Feb
3.63 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (640 reviews)

"Beautiful room and location. The fire place was amazing and the staff was really nice."…"

Reviewed on 23 Dec 2020

The Beach House Hotel Half Moon Bay
Quality Inn
2.5 out of 5
2930 Cabrillo Hwy N, Half Moon Bay, CA
The price is £132 per night from 7 Feb to 8 Feb
2.36 mi from city centre
4.1/5Very Good! (998 reviews)

"I liked that it was walking distance to the beach. My husband and I walked the beach had breakfast at a restaurant near by. I had a great time."…"

Reviewed on 19 Oct 2020

Quality Inn
Private Studio , Spectacular Ocean View , Bathroom , Kitchenette, Very Quiet
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3.7 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Birthday getaway

"The privacy of this location was outstanding. Phil was responsive when needed but otherwise unobtrusive. The grounds are amazing. I want to take classes from Phil on succulents! Thanks for sharing your space."…"

Reviewed on 6 Dec 2020

Private Studio , Spectacular Ocean View , Bathroom , Kitchenette, Very Quiet
Spectacular Luxury Brand New Half Moon Bay Home
356 Princeton Ave, Half Moon Bay, CA
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4.27 mi from city centre
Spectacular Luxury Brand New Half Moon Bay Home
Modern Luxury Ocean Front Home
360 Princeton Ave, Half Moon Bay, CA
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4.25 mi from city centre
Modern Luxury Ocean Front Home
Oceano Hotel and Spa
4 out of 5
280 Capistrano Road, Half Moon Bay, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £177 per night from 31 Jan to 1 Feb
4.06 mi from city centre
4.4/5Wonderful! (983 reviews)

"The suite was GORGEOUS. Most notable for me was the bathroom, with both a spacious tub and shower, but which also included a window that directly opened into the adjacent bedroom area where our bed was located. I know nothing of home decor, but I was very charmed by the refined nautical vibe present ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Dec 2020

Oceano Hotel and Spa
Nantucket Whale Inn
3.5 out of 5
779 Main St., Half Moon Bay, CA
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0.31 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (28 reviews)

"Very cautious check in, covering all the concerns of traveling during a pandemic. And very clean place."…"

Reviewed on 4 Oct 2020

Nantucket Whale Inn
Miramar Beach Home Walk to Beach, Trails, Family Activities
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2.78 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Lovely Stay!

"Spacious house with numerous different spaces for different age groups to hang out. Comfortable beds! Short walk to beach and short drive to harbor. The main living area is upstairs. Although the house is listed as 3 bathrooms, it is in fact only 2 1/2. We had a good crabbing trip and made good memories ..."…"

Reviewed on 5 Jan 2021

Miramar Beach Home Walk to Beach, Trails, Family Activities
Private Bunkhouse at Half Moon Bay Coastal Ranch
2800 Lobitos Creek Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA
The price is £393 per night from 25 Jan to 26 Jan
5.54 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (133 reviews)
Nice rustic retreat

"We were very comfortable."…"

Reviewed on 18 Jan 2021

Private Bunkhouse at Half Moon Bay Coastal Ranch
A Secluded Retreat in the Redwoods and Near Beaches in Half Moon Bay
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5.54 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (47 reviews)
Wedding Weekend Stay

"My now wife and I rented the main house and the bunkhouse for a Thursday-Monday (January) stay while coinciding with our wedding onsite. It was a beautiful venue that the scenic pictures dont really do it justice. We had the immediate family stay with us onsite for a small wedding and used the house ..."…"

Reviewed on 19 Jan 2021

A Secluded Retreat in the Redwoods and Near Beaches in Half Moon Bay
Aristocrat Hotel, BW Signature Collection
2.5 out of 5
1400 Cabrillo Hwy S, Half Moon Bay, CA
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £118 per night from 31 Jan to 1 Feb
1.12 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (447 reviews)

"The rooms are emaculate! Really nice! Fireplace is an added bonus. They didn’t have wine glasses when we asked but other than that, loved the hotel."…"

Reviewed on 2 Jan 2021

Aristocrat Hotel, BW Signature Collection
@ Marbella Lane - Seaside Retreat | Walk to Beach | Family Friendly | Laundry +
The price is £292 per night from 11 Feb to 12 Feb
4.18 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Great getaway

"We had a great time there. We spent a lot of time outside, a much needed change for the little ones. The house was nice and clean. It is so close to all of our favorite places: The Press, the harbor, Barbara's Fishtrap."…"

Reviewed on 4 Jan 2021

@ Marbella Lane - Seaside Retreat | Walk to Beach | Family Friendly | Laundry +
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Visiting Half Moon Bay

Travellers to Half Moon Bay give high marks for the beaches and top-notch restaurants. This relaxing city also attracts tourists with its festivals. Around the area, top sights include Stanford Shopping Center, Shoreline Park and San Francisco Zoo.

  • You'll find 972 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of San Francisco
  • The closest major airport is in San Carlos, CA (SQL), 10.4 mi (16.8 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in San Francisco, CA (SFO-San Francisco Intl.), 10.8 mi (17.3 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Half Moon Bay

The beaches, hiking trails and sunsets highlight the city's natural beauty, and Mavericks, Half Moon Bay State Beach and Venice Beach in Half Moon Bay are worth a visit. Surfing is just one of the top activities, while Half Moon Bay Golf Links and Pillar Point Harbor are sights to visit. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Dunes Beach and Pelican Point Beach.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 26 hotels and other lodging options available to select from in Half Moon Bay. Here are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Mill Rose Inn - With a stay at this 4-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with an in-room fireplace. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its breakfast and helpful staff.
  • Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach - Our customers like the dining options and clean, comfortable rooms at this hotel. With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with an in-room fireplace.
  • The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay - This 5-star hotel features a full-service spa, a golf course and 3 restaurants. Expedia customers like its dining options and clean, comfortable rooms.

Outside the city, popular places to visit include Stanford Shopping Center, located 14.3 mi (23 km) from the city centre, and Shoreline Park, which is 18.9 mi/30.4 km away.

Dressing for Half Moon Bay

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 16°C and the night-time average to be 5°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 18°C during the day and 6°C at night
  • July to September averages 19°C during the day and 9°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 19°C during the day and 5°C at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Half Moon Bay is 720.10 millimetres
  • Hottest months are usually August and September with an average temperature of 19°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of 5°C

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Half Moon Bay?
Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach is ranked highly by Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers free WiFi and free parking. Reviews from our site also recommend Nantucket Whale Inn and The Beach House Hotel Half Moon Bay as top choices for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Half Moon Bay, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel room reservations are fully refundable provided that you cancel prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before your scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, it might still be possible to cancel it and be given a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then filter by “free cancellation” to review the best deals available in Half Moon Bay.
What's the best accommodation for a budget-friendly stay in Half Moon Bay?
Based on reviews, Zaballa House is a popular 3-star B&B for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices for your budget-friendly stay include Harbor View Inn and Oceano Hotel and Spa.
What's the best place to stay for families in Half Moon Bay?
Half Moon Bay Lodge is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and free parking. Other good choices to stay with the children include Oceano Hotel and Spa and Quality Inn. Also, attractions in the area such as San Francisco Zoo and JV Fitzgerald Marine Reserve are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best place to stay for a romantic holiday in Half Moon Bay?
Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach is a favourite 3-star hotel for couples, and features in-room fireplaces and bathrobes. Other good choices for a romantic stay include Oceano Hotel and Spa and Mill Rose Inn.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Half Moon Bay?
The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers 3 restaurants along with free wired Internet for its human guests. Harbor View Inn is another good option if you’re bringing your pet along.
What's the best place to stay to stay near the beach in Half Moon Bay?
Cypress Inn On Miramar Beach is a top 3-star beach hotel offering free WiFi and free parking, located within a short 1-minute walk of Miramar Beach . Other good options for your stay near the beach include The Beach House Hotel Half Moon Bay and Quality Inn.
What's the best luxury accommodation option in Half Moon Bay?
The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is a 5-star hotel with 3 restaurants and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for an elegant place to stay. Another upscale option for your stay is Oceano Hotel and Spa.
What's the best boutique hotel in Half Moon Bay?
Half Moon Bay Lodge is a favourite 3-star hotel with our travellers looking for stylish accommodation, and features 80 guestrooms, an outdoor pool and free parking. The Beach House Hotel Half Moon Bay and Oceano Hotel and Spa are other boutique-style choices.
What's the best golf hotel in Half Moon Bay?
Half Moon Bay Lodge is a top 3-star hotel that has an adjacent golf course and features an outdoor pool. Other good options to stay near a golf course include The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay and The Miramar Inn & Suites. You can tee off at Half Moon Bay Golf Links during your trip.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Half Moon Bay?
Half Moon Bay Lodge is a popular 3-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, free WiFi and a sauna. A couple of other options that feature an on-site pool include The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay and The Beach House Hotel Half Moon Bay.

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