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Celebrate a Half Moon Bay New Years Eve

October 26, 2014 by Mill Rose Inn

Half Moon Bay New Years EveWe at the Mill Rose Inn know that a Half Moon Bay New Years Eve can be a truly memorable experience.   Our California coast side town knows how to celebrate, making it an ideal destination for ringing in the new year. From parties to elaborate meals you’ll find something that fits your celebration style.  Or if you’d rather your new year begin with a romantic night in, then our Half Moon Bay bed and breakfast is where you’ll want to be. Read on to get a glimpse of all the festivities you can participate in during a Half Moon Bay New Years Eve!

Dinners at Navio at the Ritz Carlton

New Year’s Eve Dinner

Two seatings, one at 5:30 and one at 8:30. Second seating features Caviar & Champagne” five-course prix-fixe menu with choices. Each couple will receive 1oz. of caviar and a half-bottle of Champagne.

New Year’s Eve Dinner and Lounge Party

Welcome in the New Year with four-course menu, access to a DJ Lounge with entertainment and a midnight Champagne toast.

Dinners, Music and Parties

Many of our favorite Half Moon Bay restaurants have special dinner seatings on New Years Eve that may feature champagne toasts.  Many establishments also have parties, and Half Moon Bay Brewing Company is usually host to a great one on their deck.  There are also many places to enjoy live music year-round in the area, and New Years Eve promises to have some special performances.

Stay In at Mill Rose

The perfect way to celebrate a Half Moon Bay New Years Eve is to book a stay at our bed and breakfast.  The Mill Rose Inn exudes elegance and luxury and will make your trip exceptional.  Our beautifully furnished guest rooms and suites are each individually decorated for a unique and homey feeling but they all offer a superb accommodation experience.

With amenities like hand painted fireplaces, claw foot tubs, cable TV, stereos, DVD players, a video library, wireless internet access, refrigerators stocked with complimentary beverages, and Japanese dressing robes, you’ll be in the utmost comfort during your time.  As you can see, Mill Rose Inn is a perfect place for a quiet and romantic Half Moon Bay New Years Eve.  Extend your holiday and indulge in all the property has to offer.  If you or your someone special needs some extra pampering, book a massage in our Rose Grotto with one of our certified massage therapists.  Or schedule some time in our amazing and unique Garden Jacuzzi.  Soak away your cares while surrounded by the abundant beauty of our garden.

When not spending time in your room or in the jacuzzi, you can always enjoy those beautiful gardens on the Inn’s grounds.  These beautifully maintained spaces bloom with color all year-round and are perfect for afternoon strolls or enjoying a glass of wine at dusk.  Or perhaps you’d like to relax and talk in our exquisite sitting room or enjoy quiet time there. Of course, you’ll get a full gourmet breakfast each morning, so you can start the days off on a delicious note.  Our aim is to provide you amazing hospitality, so you can be certain you will have a memorable Half Moon Bay New Years Eve.

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10 Things to do in Half Moon Bay During Your Stay

May 7, 2014 by Mill Rose Inn

10 Things to Do In Half Moon BayHalf Moon Bay is the perfect summer getaway spot.  When you stay at the Mill Rose Inn, you’ll have no shortage of opportunities for fun and relaxation.  To make planning your trip easier, we’ve put together a list of 10 things to do in Half Moon Bay during your stay.


1.Visit the Coastside Farmers’ Market

For a taste of fresh local produce and more, Coastside Farmers’ Market is the place to be.  Local farmers and ranchers come to the market each week to sell their goods to the public, promoting the farm-to-table lifestyle.


2. Horseback Ride On the Beach

One of the greatest things to do in in Half Moon Bay is to ride on horseback on the beach. This unique opportunity is good for riders of all abilities.


3. Visit the Purisima Creek Redwoods

The Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve is a great place to go and see one of California’s natural wonders: the redwood forest.  Excellent trails and scenery await visitors at Purisima Creek.


4. Hike on the Coastside Trail

Hikers love the Coastside Trail, with beautiful views and a variety of terrains to hike on, it’s the ideal place to get out and explore the area.


5. Visit Half Moon Bay State Beach

Half Moon Bay State Beach is made up of the area’s best beaches. This four mile stretch of beach is a great place to sunbathe, picnic, fish, or surf.


6. Shop in Downtown Half Moon Bay

Downtown Half Moon Bay is full of unique shops and galleries that will provide you with plenty of opportunities to find that perfect something to remember your trip by.  Local shops include clothing boutiques, art galleries, furniture stores, jewelry, and more.


7. Visit Filoli

This early 20th century country estate includes 654 acres of property. The 36,000 squaree foot Georgian style house has been beautifully preserved and is surrounded by lovely grounds, including a 16-acre English Renaissance garden.


8. Enjoy Fine Dining

One of the most popular things to do in Half Moon Bay is to enjoy great food.  Mill Rose Inn is located in the heart of town, so many of the best restaurants are within walking distance from the inn. Local favorites include Cafe Gibraltar, Half Moon Bay Brewing Company, Pasta Moon, Cetrella Bistro, and Sushi Main Street among many others.


9. Get a Massage at the Mill Rose Inn

Mill Rose Inn has a wonderful massage room offering treatments drawing from a variety of techniques.  When you visit the Rose Grotto, you get to customize your massage experience, ensuring a completely relaxing experience.


10. Soak in the Garden Jacuzzi

Relax even further in our Garden Jacuzzi, surrounded by expertly tended gardens.  A visit to this oasis is the ideal way to restore your body and spirits during your getaway.


When you’re filling your itinerary with these things to do in Half Moon Bay, be sure to book your stay at the Mill Rose Inn.  Our elegant rooms and suites are the perfect place to rest between activities and indulge in some luxury pampering. Plus, the inn is set on almost an acre of beautiful gardens full of fragrant and colorful blooms all year.  There is no better place to enjoy the beauty of the area than our Half Moon Bay bed and breakfast.  Of course, your stay includes a gourmet champagne breakfast each morning, so you’ll have the energy to explore Half Moon Bay to your heart’s content.  Let Mill Rose Inn make your trip a getaway to remember.  We can’t wait to see you soon!


Photo courtesy Steve Jurvetson.