Half Moon Bay Area Information

Delightful sea breezes, pumpkin and Christmas tree farms, acres of flowers and a flourishing fishing community are all home to Half Moon Bay. Located 25 miles south of San Francisco, just 10 miles west of San Mateo, and 45 miles North of Santa Cruz, Half Moon Bay is a charming coastal town with lots to see and do.

Considering a private dining event, oceanfront wedding venue, reception or other special event? Contact Sam's for information about our many ocean view banquet facilities and event spaces.


Get more ideas on what to do on the Half Moon Bay Travel Guide.

Coastside Live directory of businesses & activities on the coast

Half Moon Bay Coastside Chamber of Commerce

Half Moon Bay Review - local weekly newspaper

Pacific Coast Weddings - Get married on the beach, on a mountain, or at Sam's!

Weddings by the Sea for that special coastside wedding.

Whale Watching trips from Pillar Point Harbor 650-726-292

Pillar Point Harbor View


Want to make a night of it? There are some wonderful nearby choices for an overnight stay:

Beach House Hotel (Right next door to Sam's!)
4100 N. Cabrillo Highway
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 712-0220

Half Moon Bay Inn (European-style charm)
401 Main Street
Half Moon Bay, CA  94019
(650) 726-1177

Half Moon Bay Lodge & Conference
2400 S. Cabrillo Hwy.
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 726-9000

Mill Rose Inn (B&B)
615 Mill Street
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 726-8750

Nantucket Whale Inn (B&B)
779 Main Street
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Phone: (650) 726-1616

Oceano Hotel & Spa
280 Capistrano Road
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 726-5400

Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay
1 Miramontes Point Road
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 712-7000

Seal Cove Inn
221 Cypress Avenue
Moss Beach, CA 94038
(650) 728-7325

Zaballa House (B&B)
324 Main Street
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
(650) 726-9123