Half Moon Bay Coastside Real Estate News

 

Feb. 28, 2019

Half Moon Bay Real Estate Overflows with Beauty

Mother Nature smiled on the San Mateo Coast and Half Moon Bay real estate. The beaches here are second to none spoiling those who live in the region. Whether beachcombing for natural treasures or geocaches, bird and wildlife watching, hiking, biking, surfing, fishing or swimming there is an ideal spot close by Half Moon Bay homes.

Gray Whale Cove State Beach calls out to whale watchers. Off Highway 1, high cliffs open up to the Pacific Ocean providing shelter to a scenic cove. From the shoreline gray whales are regularly spotted from December to January and March to May. Geocachers search for treasure while viewing wildlife and surfers and swimmers in the waters. Open for day use from 8 a.m. to sunset this glorious spot presents a serene getaway.

Beachgoers Near Half Moon Real Estate Soak Up the Sun

Half Moon Bay State Beach is a favorite for locals and visitors alike. Pristine beaches stretch for miles on end. Many plan to spend the day. Day users frolic in the water. A paved trail follows the iconic Ocean Shore Railroad route. Barbeques beckon picnickers who set up shop on numerous tables scattered about. Nearby an equestrian trail stretches between Francis Beach and Venice Beach perfect for equestrians fancying a ride. Campers are lulled to sleep by the sounds of the ocean. Many locals set up their tents or drive up in their RVs in anticipation of night spent under the stars.

Animal lovers are appreciative of nearby Montara State Beach where leashed dogs are welcomed in. Two pathways lead down to the beach from up above on the bluffs. Painting a pretty picture the park is perfect for quiet walks. Sunbathers find ideal spots to stretch out in the sunshine and become absorbed in a good read.

The San Mateo Coast truly is a California treasure. Half Moon Bay real estate residents take advantage of the natural masterpieces serving as their backyard. Learn all about the lay of the land and characteristics of area beaches here.

 

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Feb. 28, 2019

Unplug on Half Moon Bay Real Estate

Simple fun awaits on Half Moon Bay real estate. Take a trip out to Lemos Farm and spend the day unwinding and unplugging. A variety of attractions and hands on activities create a lifetime of memories.

Hop aboard a hay ride and explore the ranch grounds bundled up in the hay. Train rides also meander around the landscape. The miniature locomotive chugs along the rails taking passengers through a Western town. Imagination run wild to times past when the wild, wild west was in full swing. Staying true to a Western theme, little kids can saddle up and enjoy a pony ride after.

Friendly farm animals wait in the petting zoo. Visitors can get to know goats, pigs, sheep and bunnies. Feed is available for these gentle beasts who happily accept the hand outs. Nearby in Playtown, youngsters get their wiggles out. Friends jump for joy in the larger then life bounce house. Wooden rocking horses are ready for trotting off. The playground is covered with kids climbing, sliding, smiling and laughing. Coin operated machines are entertaining in their simplicity. Marvel at a moving railroad train or covered wagon.

Find the Time for Fun when Living in Half Moon Bay

Fall is more than fabulous at Lemos Farm. Seasonal attractions are eagerly awaited. The haunted house frightfully delights. Two designs include a scary and non-scary version. Families living in Half Moon Bay search out perfect pumpkins to transform into jack o’lanterns. Pumpkins vary in shades and sizes seeming to impress everyone. Before ending the day trips are taken on the Ghost Train.

Locals flock to the farm for goat yoga. Goats stroll about the classroom interacting with attendees. While folks complete their moves these friendly animals wander over, under and on top of them.

Lemos Farm can be found at 12320 San Mateo Road. Tickets are available for a full day or individual attraction. Day passes for kids from 14 months to 70 lbs are $15, and adults are $5.

 

Posted in News
Feb. 28, 2019

Dinner is Served on Half Moon Bay Real Estate

While the beautiful sights and sounds of Half Moon Bay real estate satisfy the soul area restaurants satisfy feelings of hunger. A vast variety of eateries dot the landscape ready to serve up delicious cuisine to hungry patrons.

There is no lack of fresh seafood in Half Moon Bay. Sam’s Chowder House leads the charge with their New England style menu. The praise goes on and on with rave reviews right and left including being declared “The Best Seafood in the Bay” by 2017 San Francisco Bay Area A-List. The restaurant also was listed as one of the Top "Three Outdoor Dining Spots" by San Francisco Magazine.

Romance is Always in the Air when Living in Half Moon Bay

A cozy ambiance combines with the salt and sea for a one of a kind feel. Couples living in Half Moon Bay enjoy romantic sunsets while gazing into the Pacific Ocean. Many diners get snuggly inside by the charm of the fireplace while others feel the warmth of a heat lamp outside in the crisp, cool air. Animal lovers happily bring their pooches and hang out in the dog friendly patio.

The grub is good with regulars and visitors coming back time and time again. Selections of seafood are bountiful. Fan favorites include calamari, crabs, fish and chips, halibut and lobster. Friends indulge in clams and oysters at the raw bar. Youngsters are thrilled with the children's menu which feature sizes just right for them. Dessert is mouthwatering with lemon upside down cake with blueberries and warm chocolate cake. Located at 4210 North Cabrillo Highway quick stops and lingering meals are both convenient. A generous to-go menu makes life easy for those who want to swing by and pick something up.

If you can’t get enough of the good stuff, Sam’s will bring it to you with their state of the art food truck. Serving lunch and dinner, clambakes and private events Sam’s Chowder Mobile roams around town bringing tasty seafood treats to the Half Moon Bay real estate region. Check out the food truck calendar here.

 

Posted in News
July 31, 2017

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