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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 12 May 2015

As others have said, Zaballa House is a mess. From the rude and lackadaisical staff to the frankly creepy rooms, it's a disaster. I was also treated to a bait-and-switch after booking a queen room in the main house through Alaska Airlines. When I arrived, I found a note on the door directing me to find my key in an...

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Reviewed 21 April 2015

Negative: bait & switch! I booked Zaballa house having selected it for its charm - cathedral ceiling, fireplace, antiques, etc all promised in our online confirmation. We arrived after a long day of travel to find a note with an envelope & keys to a barren non-descript motel room. With no one to call, I lodged a complaint the following...

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2Thank Sunburst6
IN
Reviewed 10 April 2015

My three sons, myself, daughter, and son-in-law stayed at the Zaballa House from March 30 thru April 2nd of 2015. Our suite and room were beautiful, clean, and spacious. The staff was courteous and helpful, as well as preparing an amazing breakfast each and every day. Our experience was top notch, especially for the money. We did unfortunately experience a...

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Florence, Oregon
Reviewed 23 March 2015

Very disappointed!, it was not the historic house where we stayed, it's a "dog house" as we felt as we walked in the room. It's a strong of dogs pee smell, the carpet had several stains and torn in some places, the couch was smelly and fealty. We had to leave the window open to air out the bad odor...

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Berkeley, California
Reviewed 21 February 2015

"If Motel 6 ran a B&B, this would be it." I had to laugh when I read this in another review. My husband said the same thing, after our recent stay at Zaballa House. Fortunately, it was just part of a little overnight getaway (we live a few hours away) and not to celebrate a Big Occasion. Still, we expected...

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2Thank accordioniste
Truckee, California
Reviewed 27 December 2014

I booked three rooms to this hotel thru Hotels.com. I was quite specific about staying in the BnB part of the hotel and Hotels.com spoke with Maria (works at the hotel) and a guarantee was printed in my confirmation. about fifteen minutes after my booking the rooms, Maria called and said she never said that we will be placed in...

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2Thank northstarfrannie2014
North Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 25 August 2014

Not a fan at all!! The rooms dont have AC which is not a big deal if you have fans to bring in the outside air. The outside needs paint really bad!! There was a band playing down the street so with the windows open you hear everything! I really wish when people bring there pets they would keep them...

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Richmond, VA
Reviewed 5 August 2014

There were many problems and issues. First, there are 21 rooms and they all can't fit in that small house, so it seems unlikely you will be staying in a charming room in a charming house. Most rooms are above flanking businesses; motel style. They managed to loose our reservation despite a confirmation number, but we nonetheless stayed there the...

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2Thank bloatedpig
Hamden, Connecticut
Reviewed 28 July 2014

Hi Again Folks. We rented one of their suites for five nights which was well kept, light and airy. The sea breeze kept the place cool all the time. The exterior needs a little work but its OK on the whole. There is no printer available to print up boarding passes - we did that at the local library. The...

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Mariposa, CA
Reviewed 24 July 2014

We stayed 2 nights in what they call "deluxe queen". The room was very pleasant, large in size with high ceiling. Attractive wall paper up to height of doors, then walls painted white above that, adding to the open, roomy feeling. Hard wood floor. A large window in the bedroom, and another large window in the bathroom (which has old...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Zaballa House

Address: 324 Main St, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1724
Region: United States > California > Half Moon Bay
Price Range: $140 - $287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Zaballa House 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“DO not stay here”
 of 5 bubbles vkayinno, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms 10, 11 and 12 are great!! Rooms in teh Main house are OK.”
 of 5 bubbles , 13 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were on the first floor and had 2 windows so it was lovely and bright”
 of 5 bubbles GeorginaS508, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We were in an adjoining building to the house itself- seems possible that rooms upstairs in the house are quaint and attractive?”
 of 5 bubbles bordercollie21, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The only good thing is the rooms are quiet and in town”
 of 5 bubbles pt402, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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