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    The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

    1 Miramontes Point Road, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
    (650) 712-7000
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    “the ritz” (498 reviews)
    “club level” (74 reviews)
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    Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

    The Ritz Carlton at Half Moon Bay is truly wonderful. We were given a very warm welcome on checking in. Our room was gorgeous over looking the 18 green and The Pacific Ocean, the interior decor and fittings all modern but with calming comfort. A...More

    Thank MairiCheshire
    Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 2 January 2018

    Dear MairiCheshire, Thank you for leaving us with your thoughts. We are happy to learn that you had a truly wonderful visit in Half Moon Bay. Whether it was the warm welcome you received from our Ladies and Gentlemen or the beauty of the property,...More

    Reviewed 29 December 2017

    The stay is very much enjoyable. The view of ocean over cliff is gorgeous. I cannot recall a competitor from Ocean City, Virginia Beach, or anywhere near Maryland where I live. (No great location at MD or RC thinks we are not as affluent as...More

    1  Thank Zhipeng W
    Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 2 January 2018

    Dear Zhipeng W, Thank you for the review. We appreciate the positive comments concerning your experience in Half Moon Bay, and are glad to hear that you found so much of your stay to be impressive. Whether it was the gorgeous ocean views or the...More

    Reviewed 29 December 2017

    As we were staying at an “ocean front”Ritz property we had high expectations. Sadly, this hotel did not hit the mark. Firstly, on the plus side all of the usual accoutrements you would expect at the Ritz were there: Clean rooms, very comfortable beds, large,...More

    Thank JB1989
    Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Executive Office at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 30 December 2017

    Dear JB1989, We appreciate that you noted the points about our resort that you found to your liking. However we do apologize that the refurbishment of our restaurant and lobby area left you disappointed. We do hope that you will offer a different opinion should...More

    Reviewed 28 December 2017

    The Staff id friendly, the grounds are amazing. We have stayed here 2 times a year for the past 12 years and are never disappointed with our stay. The view is breath taking and sitting by the fire place while listening to the Ocean is...More

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    Thank Julie m
    Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 2 January 2018

    Dear Julie m, We appreciate the wonderful review and for your loyal patronage. How lovely that you have visited us in Half Moon Bay so often, we love that we have the opportunity to welcome you back each year with our breathtaking views. We look...More

    Reviewed 26 December 2017

    My fiancé and I just spent the weekend at the hotel and my family came over for brunch. The food was amazing as was the service. We stayed at Club level and enjoyed the breakfast and light meals as well. Our room had a beautiful...More

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    Thank Kathleen P
    Response from Ritz-CarltonHMB, Manager at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon BayResponded 27 December 2017

    Dear Kathleen P, Thank you for leaving us with your thoughts. We are thrilled to hear that you had such a beautiful weekend with us in Half Moon Bay. Whether it was the delicious food or impeccable service, we are glad that you enjoyed yourself....More

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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Beachfront
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Breakfast Available
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Golf Course
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    • Heated pool
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    • US$601 - US$1,202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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.
    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
    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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