Half Moon Bay, CA 

Nantucket Whale Inn

779 Main Street
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019-1924 US

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Rates: $169 to $429
Total Rooms: 7


Circa 1898. Conveniently located at the quiet end of Main Street, the Nantucket Whale Inn is the perfect place to experience Half Moon Bay and the Coastline. Indulge in relaxed luxury at this new boutique inn with classic beach decor reflecting the feel of an elegant Nantucket Island home -- opulent and tasteful, comfortable and cozy. The atmosphere is casual, but the experience is rich. Guest rooms are as restful as the ocean breeze with tranquil colors of blues and grays. The common areas provide a quiet retreat. and the lush garden is accented with soothing sounds of water splashing in the fountain. The patio with fire table offers a relaxing place to unwind as guests enjoy the wine and cheese hour after an exhilarating day. A delectable full breakfast is served to fuel you for a new adventure exploring our beautiful coast.Location: Ocean Community.

Room Detail

Nantucket Suite
Private entrance, cathedral ceiling, king bed, whirlpool-for-two, fireplace, DirecTV/DVD, cd stereo, refridgerator, coffee maker, full breakfast served in room.
Rates: $309 - $384
Type of bed: King

Sankaty Head Room
Ground floor, queen bed w/featherbed and down comforter, DirecTV/DVD, fireplace, whirlpool bath with hand shower.
Rates: $249 - $314
Type of bed: Queen

Milestone Road Room
Looks out on garden, queen bed w/featherbed and down comforter, DirecTV/DVD, whirlpool bath with hand shower.
Rates: $209 - $274
Type of bed: Queen

Great Point Room
Upstairs, large room, sitting area, Inc metal king bed comforter, DirecTV/DVD, fireplace, deep clawfoot tub and rain shower.
Rates: $269 - $334
Type of bed: King

Light Ship Room
Upper floor. Overlooks garden -- mountains in distance. Zinc metal queen bed with down comforter, DirecTV/DVD, large rain shower.
Rates: $229 - $294
Type of bed: Queen

Siasconet Room
Cozy and romantic. Rain shower in alcove under skylight, queen bed with featherbed and down comforter,DirecTV/DVD.
Rates: $189 - $254
Type of bed: Queen

Miacomet Room
Queen bed w/featherbed and down comforter, DirecTV/DVD, adjacent private bath with 6 ft. long tub and shower.
Rates: $169 - $234
Type of bed: Queen



Rooms & Rates

Rates: $169 to $429
Payment types accepted include American Express, Master Card, Discover, Visa, Travelers Checks and Cash.
Rooms: This property has 7 total guest accommodations with private bath, 3 with fireplaces, 3 with whirlpools.
The types of beds available include Queen and King.


Minimum Stay Requirements: Two-night minimum stay is required, year-round, on weekends. SIngle weekend nights may be avaialble. A surcharge will apply.
Cancellation: A Credit Card is required to hold and confirm reservations. Full payment is due 7 days* prior to arrival and will be charged to the credit card on file unless other arrangements are made. Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and personal checks are accepted. Cancellations made seven days or less before arrival will be charged the full cost of the stay unless the room can be resold by 4PM of the day of the scheduled arrival. If the room is resold by 4PM of the day of the scheduled arrival, the balance will be refunded less a $25 per room processing fee. Rates are based on double occupancy and are subject to change. There is a maximum of 2 guests per room. No pets please. Inn is Smoke Free. Rates/policies are subject to change and may vary during high demand periods and special events. *A 30 day payment/cancellation policy and a non-refundable deposit is required on multiple room bookings, whole Inn bookings, extended stays, and for some holidays and special events.
Pets: Innkeepers pets on premises, We have no facilities for pets. However, there are kennels and in-home petsitters available. Call for information.
Smoking: Smoke Free Property.

Services & Amenities

Meals Included in Rates: Breakfast, Wine and Hors d'oeuvres.
Types of meals: Hors d'oeuvres, Vegetarian Breakfast, Wine and Full Breakfast.
Amenities In Room: Wireless Internet Access, Television, Hair Dryer, Fireplace, DVD, Bathrobes, Bath Amenities and Cable TV.
Amenities On Site: Hot Tub/Jetted Tub and Fax.
Business Traveler Amenities: Wireless Internet Access, Television, Iron/Ironing Board, Internet Access, Hair Dryer, Gym Nearby, Flexible Check in/out Times, FAX On-site and Daily Newspapers.

Spa Services

Off-Site Spa Services Available
Nearby Recommended Spas:


Events Hosted: Meetings, Romantic Getaways and Honeymoons.
Other Activities: Wineries, Water Sports, Shopping (Local Crafts), Parks, Live Theater, Horseback Riding, Hiking, Golf, Fishing, Canoeing/Kayaking, Bicycling, Beaches, Art Galleries and Antiquing.

Recommended Restaurant(s)

Cetrella 650 726-4090, Pasta Moon 650 726-5125......

Historic Interest

Built in 1898, the Nantucket Whale Inn was the home of the Gilcrest family, prominent in early Half Moon Bay life. George Gilcrest was principal of the local school and the town's druggist.
Historic Awards: State Historical Site (Applied), State Historical Site (Granted), City Historical Site (Applied) and City Historical Site (Granted).
Historic Memberships: National Trust and Local Historical Society.
Historic sites nearby: San Francisco (25 miles), Filoli Estate and Gardens (9 miles)