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A lookout point above San Diego Bay and home of the Cabrillo monument.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
San Diego, CA
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Come visit Fort Rosecrans and the Point. There are some surprises I won't reveal. Drive to the end of Catalina Blvd. !!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Tim_SD92124
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lot of construction going on, I went to boot camp in 1990 and now hotels are being built were I used to march and have drills. Crazy how much things have changed in 29 years.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FILIDORO1997
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're in San Diego, a trip to the Point Loma National Park is well worth your time. Their is a fee at the gate entrance, unless you purchased, the senior park pass. The view of Coronado Island and the Naval base and air station...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 818chuckb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view from Point Loma can't be beat! We sat in on a class hearing about San Diego from a Park employee and that was super interesting! My daughter loved the tide pools!! Seniors get into national parks for free which was a great perk...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank michellemF4010WC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our favourite places visiting San Diego. I believe it was my husband's idea I went along with and was quickly impressed!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jill M
Reviewed 6 January 2019

I was on a drive through San Diego beaches and point Loma is one of the most beautiful places in San Diego, amazing views

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tonya6425
Reviewed 31 December 2018

This location gives a fantastic scenic overview of San Diego on one side and the ocean on the other.On a clear day the mountains of San Bernardino to the hills of Mexico can be seen including several offshore islands.Coronado island and the navy base are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 53Prince53
Reviewed 27 December 2018

By Cabrillo National Monument, a definitely important part of San Diego's history, the Point Loma Lighthouse, where Cabrillo crashed his ship in the 16th Century is so peaceful and breathtaking. Spend your morning here before the museum and park open up fully to take in...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 23 December 2018

This is a fantastic place to view the sunset over the Pacific Ocean. Bring your camera. You won't be disappointed.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kevin W
Reviewed 22 December 2018

Beyond the shopping center sprawl around Midway, you can find a residential Point Loma that is rich with cafés, a working harbor, and amazing vistas. I especially enjoy walking along the bay from Kellogg Beach to Shelter Island and return. Along the way you can...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Tammi H
22 November 2018|
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Response from Bob W | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are public bathrooms. The only food is from vending machines. It's still a great place to visit.
6 June 2017|
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Response from murraysmom2015 | Reviewed this property |
yes, there are some old barracks there and some other operations along with a very large and beautiful cemetery
Terry D
12 August 2015|
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