San Francisco area coastal wedding destinations

Half Moon Bay Coastside Resources – Chamber of Commerce

Written by Terry Plank on . Posted in Resources - Half Moon Bay Coastside

Bridal couples and anyone interested in finding wedding resources for the San Mateo County Coastside are well advised to visit the Half Moon Bay Coastside Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Bureau.

In addition to finding vendors and locations for the ceremony and reception, the site offers extensive resources about the area for the bridal couple and their guests who are staying in the area for a while.

Here are just some of the things you can learn about the Coastside.

  • Map of the Coast
  • Dining
  • Lodging
  • Beaches
  • Trail Guide
  • Points of Interest
  • Shopping
  • Weather/Tide
  • Eco-Tourism
  • Tour des Fleurs
  • Great Pumpkins
  • Event Planning
  • Visitors FAQs

Visit their site at www.halfmoonbaychamber.org

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Honeymooning in Half Moon Bay

Written by Terry Plank on . Posted in Resources - Half Moon Bay Coastside, Wedding Tips

The Half Moon Bay Coastside is a small, quiet, beautiful community situated on HWY 1 just 30 miles south of San Francisco. Not only is it a great location for a wedding ceremony and reception, but also provides many features and activities for a very special honeymoon.

With its easy access to many beautiful beaches, several excellent restaurants for dining, bed and breakfast locations overlooking the ocean and many other activities you will be sure to have a special honeymoon without having to travel far.

A few of the beaches which are sure to please are Montara State beach, the Miramontes Point Rd beach, the beach area near the famous Mavericks surf location and the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve.

Some of the lodging locations with views of the ocean from your room or balcony are the Beach House found at www.beach-house.com, the Cypress Inn at www.cypressinn.com and Landis Shores at www.landisshores.com

Many other activities are available to entertain you all within a short drive –

Horseback riding, whale-watching, sport-fishing, shopping in quaint downtown Half Moon Bay, golf, a visit to the Fitzgerald Marine Reserve tide pools, walking through Princeton harbor, a trip to the Point Montara and Pigeon Point Lighthouses and a visit to the Ano Nuevo State Reserve for a guided elephant seal tour or just spending time relaxing on the beach.

For more information on restaurants, lodging locations and activities the Half Moon Bay Chamber of Commerce website at www.halfmoonbaychamber.org is a good resource.

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Catering – Half Moon Bay – Coastside

Written by Terry Plank on . Posted in Resources - Half Moon Bay Coastside

When you’ve chosen a rehearsal dinner or wedding reception location that doesn’t include the meal or food service arrangements it’s necessary to hire a full service catering company.

There are many catering companies on the San Mateo County Coastside to choose from who provide a wide range of services and expertise. One we have used consistently is Sample This!

Sample This! is a full service catering company that has been serving the Coastside and the Peninsula since 1977.

They provide the following services:

  • Catering engagement parties, rehearsal dinners and wedding receptions.
  • Guiding clients with their event planning expertise to create a menu especially designed for you and your guests within the budget you have set for your reception dining, whether your plans are for a full service meal or drinks and appetizers.
  • Providing you a range of rental options.

Schedule an appointment to discuss your specific needs by calling 650-726-2044. Or visit them at http://www.halfmoonbaychamber.org/directory/profile_sample_this.html

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