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From 12-days of seasonal spa offerings to ocean view holiday shopping

HALF MOON BAY, Calif. – December 1, 2016 – The magical season is upon us and The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay is ringing in the holidays with 12-Days of Bliss-mas in The Ritz-Carlton Spa, Half Moon Bay and a new tradition, a Holiday Market.

The 12-Days of Bliss-mas begins Thursday, December 1 in The Ritz-Carlton Spa . Each day guests and day visitors can be surprised and delighted with complimentary samples and savings on a variety of luxurious retail products including TATCHA, Mavericks Men’s Skincare, Matanzas Creek, Eminence Organic Skin Care and  Jane Iredale Makeup.  Guests will find pure relaxation and reduce their holiday stress by reserving one of the featured treatments on the featured days.

For the first time, The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay plays host to a new winter pop-up event.  On Sunday, December 18 the Holiday Market will transform the Ocean Lawn at into a festive holiday shopping experience, with the oceanfront resort’s 25-foot Christmas tree as the centerpiece.  The Holiday Market will feature local food trucks, cocktails, and holiday music, complemented by booths showcasing wares from local Half Moon Bay shops and gourmet artisans. Supporting the resort’s Community Footprints efforts, guests are invited to bring children’s books or art supplies to be donated to Coastside Children’s Program (CCP). In exchange for a donation, guests will receive one complimentary non-alcoholic hot chocolate.  Only valet parking will be available at $30 per car, with half of the proceeds to also be donated to CCP that day.

Stay at San Francisco’s only ocean side resort on the Holiday Traditions package. Check-in for two nights and receive a $100 hotel credit to be used in one of the resort’s three restaurants or for a relaxing Spa treatment and an exclusive holiday gift.

For additional information about Christmas and New Year’s events at the coastal resort, visit