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Del Mar City Beach

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Address: Coast Boulevard, Del Mar, CA
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A popular beach in the San Diego area for sunbathing and surfing.

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Nice walk

This was a very nice beach that is kept clean and well maintained. This time of year its a bit cold but still very nice. Good beach patrol/life guards were notice.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Bradenton, Florida
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Bradenton, Florida
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628 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This was a very nice beach that is kept clean and well maintained. This time of year its a bit cold but still very nice. Good beach patrol/life guards were notice.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The City Beach at Del Mar, CA is a treat you don't want to miss. If it's just for taking time to walk along the shore or to sit on a park bench for hours watching the surf, swimmers or surfers trying to get up on their boards, this is a place to be. This is the second year we've... More 

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San Jose, California
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If your tired of sitting around in the house and need to get out, then go to the Del Mar Beach. Get there in the morning and walk along the water as like myself you may find some sand dollars or other shells laying around. It is peaceful to walk on the sand and hear the water as you are... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Lots of space and beautiful sands are the highlights of this beach. There is no alcohol allowed on the beach, but there are a number of bars and restaurants near the main entrance on 15th street. The beach was very clean when I was there without any visible signs of trash or debris.

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Thank Max F
Oxnard, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Beautiful beach! Family friendly! Great for dipping your toes in the water for a long stroll after spreading your blanket out. Come back, enjoy the view and have a picnic lunch!

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La Jolla, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Del Mar beaches have it all, fun, great waves, fun people and a vibrant town within walking distance. You can great pizza and hang out in the park. You can swim, BBQ, walk for miles. You can even take your dog. Only negative, parking sucks!

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Mesa, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

The access was easy from nearby street parking and there were many people (and dogs) enjoying the beach on Thanksgiving Day. Looked like the surfers were finding decent waves and some of the dogs were also plunging into the surf. We really enjoyed walking along this clean and attractive beach.

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Hampshire, England
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

The sand here is not as wide and golden in colour as elsewhere and it lacks a promenade However there is a small but nice park and the town is very peaceful Also there are a couple of great beachfront restaurants

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

My favorite beach - once you can get there. Parking is difficult so get there early. Terrific restaurants nearby - Jake's Del Mar allows you to enjoy a meal and enjoy the beach view. You can stroll and enjoy the view of the big beach houses, or go the other way and watch the surfers.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

I was able to enjoy the views at the park up top, then mosey down to dip my toes in. The people seemed friendly, the beach was clean, and the services (i.e., foot washing facilities) were easy to access. And, of course, it's a completely gorgeous beach.

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