To retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city, spend some time relaxing in Half Moon. This Californian coastal city is just 45 minutes away from San Francisco but offers a place to unwind on the beach, watch the sunset and appreciate nature. With several state parks in Half Moon, you can go on an adventure and enjoy being outdoors. Plus, there are oceanfront golf courses and if you're daring enough, you can go surfing at one of the most challenging spots in the world. Once you've worked up an appetite, be sure to try the local and fresh seafood on the menu at one of the many restaurants in Half Moon.
Top things to do in Half Moon include visiting Half Moon Bay State Beach. Here you can enjoy the peace of sandy beaches and blue waves, as well as the refreshing sea air. Poplar Beach is also a recommended spot, where you can unwind and soak up the sun. Alternatively, wander the Pillar Point Harbor and admire the Pacific coastline. For nature-lovers Pigeon Point Light Station Historic Park is home to one of the tallest lighthouses in the country and might be lucky enough to spot seals and whales here. For surfers, head to Mavericks to see if you have what it takes to ride some of the biggest waves in the world. This is where the famous Mavericks Surfing Competition is held, with surfers attending from around the globe.
The best time to visit Half Moon is during September and October when the weather is warm and there are plenty of opportunities to explore.
Browse vacation rentals from all your favorite providers including Airbnb, VRBO, Bed and Breakfast and many more at AllTheRooms.com. Half Moon Bay has 192 hotels, vacation rentals and other special places to stay, with prices to suit budget travelers, extravagant travelers and everything in between. A vacation in Half Moon Bay can be affordable - our lowest price accommodation is available at $50 a night. The average price of a rental is $291 per night.
Those looking to get some work finished during their trip to Half Moon Bay can pick from 79 places to stay that provide WiFi. 5 places to stay include a morning meal. If you are driving to Half Moon Bay, you'll want to pick from 77 places to stay that provide parking.
Those traveling with a cat, dog or some other animal can stay in one of 14 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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