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Beach near the bike path

Silver Strand Beach is very close to the bike path and is not very crowded. We found lots of nice... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Alexandra T
Murrieta, California
On the bicycle route

While out on a long walk on the bay-side, we happened upon this little stretch (1/2 mile) of beach... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
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One of the most beautiful beaches in the San Diego area, the Silver Strand Beach State Park is on the southern coast of Coronado.
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5000 Highway 75, Coronado, CA 92118-3299
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled to the San Diego area and stayed at the Coronado Marriott. Our family loved renting bikes an riding the path to Silver Strand State Beach. We saw lots of local families and it was a kid friendly environment.

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was rude, and the spaces were too small. The beach is beautiful and the sand dollars are amazing. Be sure to read the rules. Don’t show up early because they’ll charge you $10 to park in addition to your camping fees. It’s not...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First I have been going to this beach for as long as I can remember. Always loved it here for so many reasons, but mainly for its peaceful location and the great lifeguards. Yesterday though I had a totally different experience. We had moved away...More

1  Thank kjkam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 8 visited there today June 25, 2018. With 6 adults and 2 children 4 and almost 2 it was the perfect beach to visit in San Diego!! Beautiful gradual beach down to the water. We found shells, sand dollars, built sand castles...More

2  Thank Jayne L
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

If you are thinking of enjoying a day at the beach with some kind of interesting activity involved for yourself and perhaps for your kids, you should come here! Here you can add “collecting sand dollars” to your “things to do list” while at this...More

Thank Chia2005
Reviewed 30 May 2018

There aren't a lot of beach front RV campgrounds so Silver Strand fills that need beautifully. It tends to get very crowded, however, and getting in and out of the campground could be tricky. We were there on the weekend of May 19. Check in...More

5  Thank SunnySide4915
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Silver Strand Beach is very close to the bike path and is not very crowded. We found lots of nice shells and had a beautiful walk.

Thank Alexandra T
Reviewed 10 May 2018

While out on a long walk on the bay-side, we happened upon this little stretch (1/2 mile) of beach on the bike trail. It is part of a bigger beach park but the other 2 1/2 miles of beach are on the ocean side. That...More

1  Thank on_the_go_98765
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Beautiful beach, miles of golden sand, plenty of parking and good toilet and shower facilities. Right by highway but no noise from road

Thank ShirleyIreland
Reviewed 1 May 2018

OK, so it is just a California beach, but it happens to be one of my favorite places on earth. Miles of sparsely populated beaches to walk that just happen to be paved with gold. Civilization at both ends for fun and food. I think...More

1  Thank sharw2015
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Hannah K
7 March 2018|
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Response from Gabriel002 | Reviewed this property |
I as well don't know about WiFI access, we just used our cell phones on 4G LTE while there and sent several texts and pictures to others. I would imagine that if 4G LTE is available that you could get a jet pack that... More
28 February 2018|
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Response from Bigskymontana406 | Reviewed this property |
So there are a lot of rvs, however there is a sand hill and once you go over the hill all you see is the ocean and no rvs. I highly recommend going to Coronado beach. Just up the road. You will NOT regret it. Justbto swim... More