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Dog Beach

3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
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Family Fun with a great Backdrop

We walked to the beach from Del Mar (Via de la Valle) and really enjoyed watching the regular dogs... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Reading, United Kingdom
Dogs & Beach

If you don't have fun here it's your own fault. A great little sheltered beach. Dogs are allowed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Glendale, California
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“off leash” (22 reviews)
“labor day” (15 reviews)
“low tide” (14 reviews)
3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We walked to the beach from Del Mar (Via de la Valle) and really enjoyed watching the regular dogs being walked by their owners. All very disciplined and well-behaved. Turning north, the cliffs are an amazing array of different banding and we continued round to...More

Thank BobandJosie
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you don't have fun here it's your own fault. A great little sheltered beach. Dogs are allowed and people do a good job of cleaning up. Remember it's metered parking, so look for and use the pay station. Hope you and your dog have...More

Thank NoHoMike
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

What a fun day! Just me and my German shepherd! You gotta pay to park. Make sure you check tides before you go down. You want low tide. We stayed for like 2 hours. He would have stayed all day if I would have let...More

1  Thank Denise C
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I enjoyed this small beach, right across from the Belmont Race Track. There were some fun rocks to explore on the north side of the beach and plenty of space for the people that were there. Looked like there were some volleyball classes going on...More

Thank gabi_kansas
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I didn't even see the signs. No other beach I had been to charged for parking. And $43 - I won't be going back to this town. I could have handled a $20 parking ticket - but $43 is just taking advantage of those of...More

Thank terbhr
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The Del Mar Beach is a dog friendly beach. However, during the summer months, dogs must be leashed at all times. After Labor Day, dogs can run freely.

1  Thank Lew B
Reviewed 15 July 2017

If you want a protected inlet where little ones can play in the water without having to worry to much about the surf, check this place out

Thank Tim568
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Great day at beach. Nice people and cutie dogs with fun climbing ricks and hanging out. Glorious day.

Thank lwindrow
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Went on a bright Friday afternoon. Lots of great activity around. Few restaurants overlooking the beach for a great sunset view.

Thank SubSan
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Ok, I must admit that I am a puppy crazy. I was on vacation without my doggies and when I heard we were near the dog beach I HAD to visit. Parking was easy and as we walked, I could hear the dogs having an...More

Thank Daydreamer025
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Questions & Answers
12 June 2016|
Response from BNouv | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed everyday as far as I know. It is designated as a dog beach.
Anne K
15 October 2015|
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Response from hortonms | Reviewed this property |
No it's beachfront only with water faucets for doggies and peope