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Great views on the Malibu Pier

The Malibu Colony is made up of a few wooden stilt houses on both sides of the Malibu Pier, whit a... read more

Reviewed May 27, 2017
Santa Ana, Costa Rica

We are considering the colony the town and it's still full of old timers and while comercial it's... read more

Reviewed October 23, 2016
Charles V
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2 Jun 2018
“Be honest, would pay $12m - 15m for one of these places?”
2 Oct 2017
“Nice place for a sunset walk but make sure the tide is out”
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23000 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-4936
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Reviewed June 2, 2018

Doesn't love up to the image created by the movies or TV! I simply can't believe that anyone would pay so much for these properties with their fixed view of the sea. It's a crazy world.

2  Thank nrf565
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We stayed close to this beach and decided to walk the beach at sunset however it was high tide and it was time to get our feet wet. It was interesting to see the surf colony of stilt homes albeit looking a bit shabbier than...More

2  Thank Tonythebedouin
Reviewed May 27, 2017

The Malibu Colony is made up of a few wooden stilt houses on both sides of the Malibu Pier, whit a more gentle Ocean on the North side of the beach which makes for a perfect place for surf beginners.

Thank ochassot
Reviewed January 17, 2017

This is a gated private community you can only visit if a resident puts your name on the guest list.

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Reviewed October 23, 2016

We are considering the colony the town and it's still full of old timers and while comercial it's still real.

Thank Charles V
Reviewed August 10, 2016

Over-crowded, trashed, and dirty feeling I cannot recommend this beach. The water had a tinge to it. The beach name by locals is "old malibu road beach" just right of the colony. The waves are big for boogie boarding. There isn't much of a stretch...More

1  Thank Cat V
Reviewed June 2, 2016

Not that you get much chance to see it fully unless you live here as it is a gated community but like most people, curiosity got the better of me. Fascinating to see from a distance and didn't get to see any celebrities but interesting...More

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed April 28, 2016

The colony is now just another gated community----it's living on its fabled history. Malibu is filled with celebrities and many aren't in the colony anymore. The mystical-vibe of the colony is from yesteryear. There are many more tech and corporate raiders/owners/financiers than celebrities. More 2nd...More

1  Thank Summerasalifestyle
Reviewed October 14, 2015

Don't be surprised as to who you might run into here. Cindy Crawford, Robert Downey Jr., and a host of other "Beautiful People" at the local grocery or Starbucks shop.

1  Thank LetsGetOut
Reviewed July 22, 2015

Fun to look "At" but you can't go in or see anything but the beach exposure of the houses. Parking is a challenge, but doable. Nice to do Once, then it's out of your wish list...

1  Thank David B L
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The Malibu coastline is like a chameleon. In some
areas it resembles the French Riviera with its lush,
green hillsides descending into crescent-shaped
shorelines. In others, it feels 100% Southern
Californian with beaches wide and flat as a football
field, and often crowded with beach-goers lounging on
towels and playing volleyball. Other coastlines still
feel secluded, tucked under tall cliffs and dotted
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