This is a good place to bring your family for a day at the beach. Plenty of activities and fun for all ages.
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About Santa Monica Beach
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Although it was a cool December evening we still took off our shoes and walked in the beach. Visiting from Canada it wasn’t that bad and I’m sure we looked the classic tourist. Beach was very clean and met some great people including a couple...More
I've never had a bad experience coming to the beach at Santa Monica. I like the walk to Venice Beach, I enjoy watching the classes for surfers, and the abundance of places to eat and shop at the Promenade. I've never had a big problem...More
The beach itself was deserted mid week in January but comes alive at the weekend. Miles and miles of groomed sand. Kept very clean. I loved the cycle and walk ways, which are clearly very popular with locals and tourists. Shame to see so many...More
Beautiful sand as far as the eye can see. Cleaned daily, there's room for everyone. Toilet blocks at regular intervals, which are very clean and spacious. Lots of volleyball courts and exercise equipment, the cycling route and walking route is well planned. There are a...More
We spent 2 weeks in Santa Monica from Christmas through the 1st week of January. It is nice but as the other reviewer stated, there is LOTS of homeless. Even while eating on a patio of a nice restaurant with the kids a person came...More
The beach was cleaned and groomed every day, even when it rained!! which it doesn't very often in CA. No dogs are allowed on the beach but there's plenty of path ways to walk them near to the ocean. You do have a lot of...More