Relaxation and rejuvination is the mission of the new Oceano Coastal Spa. A full service spa focusing on massage, traditional deep-soaking experiences, as well as many other wellness treatments.
- Experienced Staff
- Custom blended treatments
- Products and Gift Items
- Relaxation Room
650-263-2008 by phone
650-263-2010 by fax
270 Capistrano Rd. #42 in the Harbor Village
Half Moon Bay, CA 94019
Mon 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tue 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wed 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thu 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sun 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Ben’s philosophy towards bodywork is to allow the mind and body to return to its natural state of harmony. Ben spent time in China in Tui-Na training, DeAnza College and Skyline College with teachings in Pathology, Physiology and Massage Therapy.
Ben uses a combination of soothing Swedish, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point Release, Joint Mobilization and Tui Na in his sessions. He however, believes in the customization based on client’s needs is the real key to a successful body treatment. All body work and message sessions are ended with a little energy healing, he received his Reiki Master title in 2013.
Ben has recently completed another 60 hour Acupressure bodywork training. Acupressure uses a similar principle of Acupuncture, excluding the needles. Acupressure uses the hands instead; a highly effective functional massage for persons with acute or chronic body pain(s).
Lisa has been practicing massage work for many years. She is a graduate of the National Holistic Institute with more than 900 student and clinic hours.
She provides customized sessions for the whole body wellness, combining techniques from the wide range of therapies she has learned. She has a relaxing and intuitive touch and considers bodywork a moving meditation. Her specialties are Swedish, Deep Tissue, Foot Reflexology, Acupressure, Myofascial Therapy, and Shiatsu. Lisa looks forward to helping you have a wonderful spa experience.
Kari came to the massage field after working many years in the traditional health care; she transitioned to a career in bodywork when her interests started to center more and more on connections between thoughts, beliefs and general health of the body.
She has an extensive background in spa therapies, relaxation massage (Swedish, Esalen, TMJ, Deep Tissue and Prenatal), along with her special skills in pregnancy massages.
Kari truly believes in the healing power of massage, through the simplicity of touch - The #1 reason she loves this work, and takes joy in making people feel good.
Norma is an esthetician with focus on anti-aging and problem skin. She has a strong background in skin care products but has a naturalists’ leaning, which complements our raw botanical enzyme based products at the Oceano Coastal Spa.
She also is well trained in spa body treatments (wraps and body facials), and is currently furthering her career in different massage modalities.
Norma also is a make-up artist with experience in makeup for film/video and photography. She currently does wedding makeup for our wedding parties here at the Oceano Hotel and Spa.
Carmina graduated from Monterey County’s Wayne’s College of Beauty in 2001, from the esthetician and cosmetology program. Certified in herbal green peels, eyelash extensions, brow and lash tinting, permanent makeup artist. After seeing how much she enjoyed enhancing her client’s physical beauty, she became interested in enhancing her client’s inner beauty. In 2007, she graduated from Monterey Institute of Touch massage therapy program in Carmel Valley. Specializing from Swedish, deep tissue, prenatal massage, traditional Thai massage, La Stone hot/cold massage, myofascial release and lymphatic drainage. Carmina loves our spa body treatments where she can give use her extensive training personalize your visit.
From the most relaxing Swedish massage sessions to expecting mothers, she excels in pampering all her clients with her extensive experience for many years now. Combining her Esthetician and massage therapist education to make your spa packages as blissful as possible.
Athena believes that we need to take care of ourselves first, so we can take care of others in our life. Athena has a passion for relaxation and making her clients feel revitalized. Her sessions help alleviate stress and rejuvenation. Athena’s goal is for each client to be in a state of relaxation and well-being throughout the whole body.
Since 2009, Jira has worked in both luxury spas and athletic clubs. She studied both Eastern and Western modalities, from San Francisco School of Massage and internationally, in Thailand, at the Ramkhamhaeng University. She regularly engages in continuing her education, to study new modalities.
In addition, she is a licensed cosmetologist. She has fused her wide range of experience, to offer her clients the best therapeutic massage. Each session is customized for each individual lifestyle, making it a most memorable and rejuvenating spa experience.
In 2008, Lillian began her education to become a Spa Technician and an Esthetician/Cosmetician at Skyline College in San Bruno, CA. In 2009, she found her passion working at The Oceano Coastal Spa. She is a Certified Massage Therapist, a graduate from The World School of Massage and Healing Arts in San Francisco, CA. She is skilled in Swedish and Deep Tissue Massage, Vibrational Healing Massage Therapy, Cranial Sacral Balancing, Foot Reflexology, Reiki and Lymphatic Massage.
She works intuitively to tailor her sessions to each individuals needs for healing and relaxation.
Gift certificates are available for all occasions.
Please present or state to us before appointment if using a coupon or gift card.
Our Wellness Boutique offers eco-friendly, organic products and gifts, and we are also happy to help custom-blend essential oils into your choice of our Signature Line spa products at the aromatherapy bar. Items in our gift shop may be purchased by hotel guests and they will be delivered to your hotel room. We encourage everyone to take the spa ambiance home to share with others.
Q: Do I need to arrive earlier than my appointment time?
A: To facilitate intake and preparation for your spa treatment, we do ask that you arrive at least 15 minutes prior to your appointment time. Arriving late will limit the time for your treatment, thus lessening its effectiveness and your pleasure. Your treatment will still end on time so that the next guest will not be delayed and the full value of your treatment will be applied.
Q: Do we need to bring anything with us to the spa?
A: No, we have everything you will need here including robes, slippers, towels, water, showers, hairdryers, etc.
Q: What do we wear during our treatments?
A: That is entirely up to you. Many people undress completely while receiving body treatments, however we always use draping and are sensitive about modesty.
Q: Can we bring our children? Is there an age limit?
A: The spa is a very quiet and relaxing sanctuary, so you will need to find child care for little ones. For spa guests under the age of 16, a parent must be present for the full treatment. Spa services and facilities are not available to persons under the age of 13 without prior approval of management.
Q: What about my comfort?
A: This is your time, and you should delight in the experience to the fullest. Whether it's the room temperature, the amount of massage pressure or the volume of the music, please notify us of any discomforts or preferences. We do request that all cell phones be turned off in the spa.
Q: What if I have special health considerations?
A: Please notify the reservationist when booking your treatment(s) if you have any sort of medical condition which we should be aware of, such as high blood pressure, allergies, physical disabilities, pregnancy or if you are receiving chemotherapy treatments. If you have any concerns, please let us know. If at any time during your services you experience discomfort, please alert your therapist immediately.
Q: What is the cancellation policy?
A: If you must reschedule or cancel your appointment (Monday through Thursday), please notify the spa at least 24 hours in advance to avoid being charged the full service fee. Cancellations or rescheduling Friday through Sunday and on Holidays require 48 hours notice.
Q: What about gratuities?
A: Gratuities are not included in our pricing. Gratuities are a matter of personal discretion and should reflect your satisfaction with our services. An industry standard of 15-20% is suggested.
Q: What about payment for spa services?
A: We accept cash and Visa, and MasterCard credit cards. As a guest of the hotel, you may also charge spa services to your hotel bill.
Q: Does the Spa have Sauna or Whirlpool?
A: We do not have a whirlpool or sauna, or other public use facility area. We do have a private steam room that fits two at a time. Complimentary with the booking of any service. Spa Clients are able to reserve steam room for 30 minutes, prior to scheduled service. Must be booked in advance, based on availability.
Q: Does the Oceano Coastal Spa offer day spa passes?
A: We do not offer day passes. Our amenities are only available to our spa guests with a reservation.
Q: Does the Oceano Coastal Spa have a fitness center?
A: The Spa does not have a fitness center. However, if you are a guest of the hotel you may access their fitness center with your room key, located on the second floor.
Q: Is shaving recommended before a body treatment?
A: No. Please do not shave or wax within 24 hours of your scheduled service.
Q: I have cold/flu symptoms is it okay for me to visit the Spa?
A: We recommend for guests with cold/flu symptoms to remain at home. As our personnel comes in close contact with all of our guests, germs can spread rapidly. To protect our personnel’s and guests health, please reschedule your reservation. If you do come in sick, we reserve the right to cancel treatment, as a health precaution.