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Santa Cruz Wharf

Santa Cruz, CA 95060-5459
+1 831-420-6025
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I walk to this place to get freah air and see the peole having a good time- it has been there over 150 years and is a mi

rgw Wharf is a mile long making it the largest wharf in the usa- a must see attraction . Just go! I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Will S
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Absolutely love this place! You dont have to spend money since you can just sit outside, enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roby M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

rgw Wharf is a mile long making it the largest wharf in the usa- a must see attraction . Just go! I usually play guitar at the end or fish thre for fun0 it is beautiful views

Thank Will S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place! You dont have to spend money since you can just sit outside, enjoy the sealions, seagulls, amazing views and sunsets. If you do get hungry or crave a cocktail, there are plenty of restaurants. Stop by for a souvenir? You can...More

Thank Roby M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very old, historic, gift shops, a few restarants. High point for us was at the very end where there were seal watching areas. Really fun.

Thank twokuhns
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a wander down the wharf to find somewhere to eat. There was lots to choose from we went to Woodies Cafe and had a great meal with pleasant service and fantastic views of the bay. We then walked to the end of...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When at the Wharf enjoy everything but then head back north on Hwy 1 and stop at Ferrell’s Doughnuts. They are the best. Definitely. I try doughnuts everywhere I travel. I’m from Montgomery Alabama and have had doughnuts all over the world. Most recently as...More

Thank Tbethea
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the pier, was great to sit and watch the waves, get a drink. LOVED the sea lions, watched them trying to jump up into the beams and enjoyed their "barking" and antics.

Thank MsNance-TX
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely place to watch people and the ocean while feeling the crisp ocean air on your face. Grab a bite to eat or a coffee and enjoy the views.

Thank LodiDazzles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Santa Cruz is the perfect weekend getaway for families. We planned our trip in the last minute and guess what it ended up being one of our memorable trips. At first I thought that the Wharf at Santa Cruz to be a normal place and...More

Thank Vijayakrishnan R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everyone needs to walk the wharf each visit to Santa Cruz. The shops are nice,the restaurants offer some of the freshest tastiest food in the area but watching the seal lions were nice.They play,bark and swim entertaining all who stop to watch.Quite a few memorial...More

Thank Yosemitesteve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decent enough for some average tourist crap shopping, and the restaurants and bars looked good (we didn't eat/drink). Having cars out there kind of detracts from a nice walk out on the pier like you can do in many other cities.

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Maureen S
20 June 2016|
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Response from MsMouseCalifornia | Reviewed this property |
Just south of San Luis Obisbo (Central Coast) off highway 101. A 3 hour drive south from Santa Cruz Wharf. Pismo Clams are big & famous. Certain times of the year people dig for them and have parties with clam chowder & such... More
2 April 2015|
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Response from Jessica H | Reviewed this property |
I didn't see anything that big parked on the wharf. There is a lot of parking by the amusement park on the boardwalk, so I would try there. If you are staying in the rv, sea cliff state beach has rv spots right on the ocean... More