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This is only because of construction

I love the little pier and it makes a beautiful backdrop for pictures. The only issue now is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Landstuhl, Germany
labor day weekend

The beach is very clean,the place was not crowded when we visited.I would prefer this area as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gilbert, Arizona
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The Strand, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the little pier and it makes a beautiful backdrop for pictures. The only issue now is construction on the aquarium. This closes off the end of the pier. In the end once completed it will return to ride glory as one of the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beach is very clean,the place was not crowded when we visited.I would prefer this area as compared with other California beaches.We just sat there,watch the waves.Just beautiful

Thank Iting1001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This pier has absolutely nothing going for it. It must have been, at some time in the past, if it was a working pier, much longer. But now, it's a runt. Shortest pier in California?

Thank califcasl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Highly recommend this beach. Totally different atmosphere than surrounding beaches. Peaceful and clean.

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Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Went there twice. Once during the day; it was not over crowded. Family friendly. Went at night; very romantic to sit with your partner and listen to the waves.

Thank Aimer1619
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Great place to watch the surfers. It's a beautiful beach and pier. Great place for photography. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Lovely pier. A lot of people and great views over PV and Santa Monica a bright day. The sunset is beautiful 9 of 10 days.

Thank Magnus Å
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

First time ever! Went after the sun set, but it was still beautiful. It was awesome seeing so many families there. I wasn’t sure when I went if it was safe there or not, but I never felt any danger. I felt very safe.

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Manhattan Beach Pier was beautiful. Was not overly busy. Spent several days there including sunrise and sunset. Just Gorgeous

Thank Amber P
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Nice walk on this old peer, on which you can have a big look on the beach. Nothing very special on it.

Thank chiary s
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Antonio R
29 September 2016|
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Response from Eamonn M | Reviewed this property |
that lot closes at 9 as stated by the sign at the entrance into the lot, no idea why it does, but it does, sorry
12 December 2015|
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Response from Carol M | Reviewed this property |
That's an interesting question. Much of it goes on what you're looking for. Manhattan Beach is a beautiful beach. It has large sand areas and beautiful waves. Santa Monica is also a beautiful beach with almost as large of... More