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Nice Sunday stroll...

Artists line the sidwalks and really a beautiful way to enjoy the beach and more. We rode bikes as... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Warm water and across from hotel

We loved the warm water (mid 70's) compared to the eternally chilly water on the Central Coast 60... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Liza W
San Luis Obispo, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Artists line the sidwalks and really a beautiful way to enjoy the beach and more. We rode bikes as well and the bike trails are a great way to go both east and west.

Thank okatty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is flanked by the clear blue waters of the bay and stretches out along the California coast for about a mile. The sand is a grey colour and the beach is wide so there is plenty of room for all. It was a...More

Thank Wanderering1
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We loved the warm water (mid 70's) compared to the eternally chilly water on the Central Coast 60). Is is not a gently sloping beach like ours at home. Lifeguard posts on the beach. Vball nets. The bikeway, walkway is just a stone's throw away....More

Thank Liza W
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped by this beach to get close to the Pacific on our way up the coast. It was the perfect place to spend an hour walking the beach and enjoying the views of the pier, boats, and coastline. Waters were calm, and the grounds...More

Thank Buddy V
Reviewed July 12, 2018

We walked the entire length of the beach and back, stopping to pick up interesting pebbles and shells along the way. Even on a very warm day, the sheltered beach was not crowded. Vendors on the beach rented kayaks and various other types of equipment....More

2  Thank Sc00byD00byD00
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Pretty clean and there is a place to rent lounge chairs and an umbrella and nice for the kids and clean

1  Thank travelshooter71
Reviewed June 11, 2018

This is a nice beach to take walk on near the shores driving from Northern California beautiful pit stop to grab a bite to eat then move on to the next beach.This beach you have to see for yourself to rate it.-Anthony

1  Thank Anthony B
Reviewed May 31, 2018

This beach is spectacular, with lots of sand no crowds (because it's huge) ... and lovely views. But bring your own shade, there's no shade trees or umbrella rentals.

Thank StephanieC2
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Under re-construction right now, so the Bath House and playground are surrounded by construction fencing. It remains to be seen what will replace the famous East Beach Grill--which was our go-to Sunday breakfast spot.

Thank Ruhskis
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

The beach is very fine. Lots of space/few people. Water is a little muddy closest to the beach - probably because the beach is located in a bay and a river has it outlet on the other side of the pier - but the water...More

1  Thank Hans K
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