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San Diego Life at the Beach Tour
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Along with Pacific Beach and Ocean Beach, Mission Beach forms the coastline of San Diego.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“belmont park” (139 reviews)
“great beach” (126 reviews)
“roller coaster” (103 reviews)
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San Diego, CA 92109
Mission Beach
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fun, clean beach. Plenty of seashells to keep the kids busy collecting. Plenty of shops and restaurants within walking distance.

Thank Manda S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to relax and enjoy the beach and people watching. Plenty of room to set up your little slice of paradise!

Thank mattfasang
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is clean, fun, and family-friendly. Great for people watching! Grab a slice of pizza and head to the beach. You will have a blast!

Thank TLBPsyD
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large expanse of beach stretching more than a mile with areas designated for surfing and swimming, patrolled by life guards plus volleyball areas with embedded posts(bring your own net) There is a pathway along the entire beach area for cyclists, skate boarders, joggers, etc which...More

Thank Rich G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I when to Mission Beach boardwalk had a great day enjoying the walkway and beach area clean a lot of space to walk along the sand as well as great housing to stay at and other things to do there. When I come back this...More

Thank Leon D H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not my favorite beach but really nice Good beach to walk. Too cold to swim on the day we were there. We visited 3 beaches while in San Diego, In front of the "Dell Coronado" was our favorite, for "the beach"

Thank fred060901
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great beach, great food, great drinks..you can walk, bike along the beach on a paved sidewalk, stop at any one of the dozen or so places to eat and drink..

Thank 118Shirley51
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed on the boardwalk on Mission Beach for a family reunion for six days. Unfortunately, the beach is patrolled by undercover cops like something out of the book 1984. Big Brother is everywhere through undercover police, cameras, etc..., Both tourists and homeless were harassed...More

Thank Curtis1917
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I believe this is the beach with the boardwalk. Even though their boardwalk is cement and not wood, it was like going to the Jersey shore. Loved that they had so many options for our family.

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With a wide beach and a long boardwalk, this is beach is one of my favorites. The south end has Belmont Park with its shops and facilities. The north end has many bars and restaurants to enjoy. In between, is a long mile of beach....More

Thank M K
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Jose N
14 August 2017|
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Response from Steve R | Reviewed this property |
Nope. Frowned upon. Try Ocean Beach or Del Mar. Both have great dog beaches
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BILLY M
19 June 2017|
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Response from Karen S | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall seeing lockers.
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beckyr70
15 May 2017|
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Response from malibuleo | Reviewed this property |
The weather in and around Mission Beach and San Diego can vary widely in April. While the weather is usually mild and sunny, there is always the possibility of rain and wind. You can always google or use other search... More
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