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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 5 days 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 1 week ago

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 2 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Thank clrinaldi43
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
Thank GlobalGypsy_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately the day we visited the weather wasn't the greatest but even so the view was awesome. It was a dreary day with light rain in the air. It wasn't crowded at all as some people said but it was the middle of the week...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank MommamurphyFlorida
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't be put off, follow the signs to the park through the navel base and past an enormous grave yard called Fort Rosecrans. There is parking, toilets, and a visitor centre. From there it is a gentle walk up hill to the old light house...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank catherinemL8442JB
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view and surrounding will leave you in awe and wanting to never leave. Its is really a must see.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Robert B
Reviewed 12 December 2018

I recently took a drive down part of the coast while visiting San Diego. I started at Dog Beach in Ocean Beach which appeared to be a little piece of heaven for dogs and their owners alike, drove down through the beautiful Sunset Cliffs, and...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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