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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 3 restaurants and full-service spa

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Swimming pool
Business centre

Location

This family-friendly Half Moon Bay hotel is located by the ocean, within a 5-minute walk of Half Moon Bay Golf Links and Pelican Point Beach. Half Moon Bay State Beach and Cowell Ranch State Beach are also within 3 miles (5 km).

Hotel features

Along with 3 restaurants, this smoke-free hotel has a full-service spa and a golf course. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness centre and a bar/lounge.

Room amenities

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.

Languages Spoken

The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay features a golf course and outdoor tennis courts. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access.

This 5-star property offers access to A 24-hr business centre, a limo/town car service and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 17000 square feet (1530 square metres) include conference rooms. This luxury hotel also offers an indoor pool, a hot tub and a 24-hour fitness centre. On-site parking is available (surcharge), along with a car charging station.

The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is a smoke-free property.

  • Picnic area 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Indoor pool 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter 
  • Electric car charging station 
  • Meeting rooms 9 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Built in 2001 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's club (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1530 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Hair salon 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of restaurants - 3 
  • 24-hour business centre 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 17000 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Outdoor tennis courts - 6 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 261 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Golf course on site 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Turndown service 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Slippers 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Smart TV 
  • Netflix 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Number of bathrooms -  
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Down comforter 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay has 3 restaurants serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Guests can play rounds at the 18-hole golf course and enjoy other recreation facilities including outdoor tennis courts. An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Golf lessons on site 
  • Golfing on site 
  • Hiking/biking trails on site 
  • Bicycle rentals on site 
  • Horse riding/rental on site 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

Half Moon Bay Spa has 13 treatment rooms. Services include massages, facials, body wraps and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily.

  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Number of treatment rooms 13 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Facial treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children 18 years old and younger 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

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.

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 USD5 and USD28 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD49 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD200 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay Hotel
  • Ritz-Carlton Half Moon Bay
  • Ritz Half Moon Bay
  • Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay
  • The Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay Hotel Half Moon Bay
  • Half Moon Bay Ritz Carlton

We should mention

Children aged 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.

This is an Expedia Rate property.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is listed in the 2015 Condé Nast Traveller Gold List of the world's best places to stay.

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