Believe it or not, the holiday season is upon us and Christmas is just around the corner. If you hate searching for gifts each year, then turn a dreaded chore into a relaxing getaway and do your Christmas shopping in Half Moon Bay while you stay at Mill Rose Inn. Half Moon Bay is full of unique shops that are ideal for finding that perfect gift for everyone on your list! If you’re ready to start a new holiday tradition, plan your stay at the Mill Rose Inn and take a look at our guide for shopping in Half Moon Bay this Christmas.
For the gardner on your list, Spanish town has a large collection of garden art, fountains, plant containers, antique doors, vases, stoves, and outdoor sculptures. It’s also a major attraction because of the giant metal dinosaur, Buddha, and giraffe sculptures that inhabit the property.
Abode is a great Half Moon Bay shopping locale for those in the market for elegant yet unique home decor. This shop specializes in home accessories, furnishings and art. Their excellent selection has been described as “carefully curated.”
Luz Luna Imports
This Half Moon Bay shopping location offers unique handmade items with a purpose. Luz Luna Imports supports women’s cooperatives around the world and sells only fair trade products.
For that eclectic friend on your list, pay a visit to Tokenz. A staple for shopping in Half Moon Bay for 20 years and you can easily find a unique gift among the store’s many treasures. Merchandise includes crystals and beads, incense, jewelry, Aboriginal items and much much more.
Posh Moon offers a selection of California made clothing and accessories. They also have a great collection of unique French jewelry.
Goldworks on Main Street offers a large selection of jewelry perfect for gift giving. If you’re on the hunt for custom, designer or estate jewelry for someone on your list, Goldworks is a great place to stop by during your Christmas shopping in Half Moon Bay.
The Paper Crane
The Paper Crane has printing presses in the back of a shop full of cards, stationary and gifts. Personalized stationary, letterpress paper goods and more are available at this charming store.
No matter where you go shopping in Half Moon Bay this holiday season, be sure to book a room at the Mill Rose Inn. Surrounded by lush gardens that colorfully bloom all year round, our Half Moon Bay bed and breakfast is the epitome of a classic California Inn. Our beautifully furnished and elegantly decorated guest rooms and suites are the perfect place to unwind after a day of shopping or exploring Downtown Half Moon Bay and the Coastside. Relax by the fireplace (all but one of the rooms have them) in your room or in the sitting room, stroll the gardens, soak in the Garden Jacuzzi, or schedule a massage in our Rose Grotto for some extra pampering. Whatever activities your days include, when you stay at Mill Rose Inn, you’ll have a relaxing getaway that will take the stress out of this part of the holiday season!
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