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Address: Cambria, CA 93452
Activities: Viewing wildlife, Kayaking
Description: Charming and natural beach.

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Great place for a stroll.

My partner and I love Moonstone Beach. If you are looking for a place to stroll with your loved ones, this is a great place. So clean and beautiful. Cambria is still bit of a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
Kathleen11112015
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Los Angeles, California
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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

My partner and I love Moonstone Beach. If you are looking for a place to stroll with your loved ones, this is a great place. So clean and beautiful. Cambria is still bit of a hidden gem, so it's beaches are never crowded! I suggest that you bring binoculars as there is always ocean activity to be seen. Nature is... More 

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colleyville
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34 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

You can walk on the beach or on the wooden walkway and enjoy the views. There are seals sunning themselves on the rocks and birds and squirrels to watch. We heard it was possible to see whales but weren't lucky enough to see any while we were there. There was plenty of parking and the beach wasn't crowded at all.

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Portland Oregon
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144 reviews 144 reviews
41 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This gorgeous beach is right across the road from our hotel. Very easy access and beautifully maintained. We have enjoyed amazing sunsets two nights in a row. Very romantic.

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Yorkshire
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41 reviews 41 reviews
6 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

You can walk above the beach on a board walk or on the beach and see surfers or surf of course. Good picnic area at the north end with barbecue facilities. Huge tree trunks to sit on down on the beach. Very pretty.

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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189 reviews 189 reviews
120 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

We grabbed a bottle of champagne and headed to Moonstone Beach to watch the sunset and it was SUCH a romantic spot!

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Modesto, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

great place to stay, hotles are local, personable and more like a B&B than large hotel atmosphere. moonstone beach is beautiful, peaceful. walkinh along cliff is wood walkway with many places to access beach level by stairs. beach is rocky, tidepools, seals, and can find moonstones.

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Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom
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140 reviews 140 reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We gave this a try, having seen some good reviews. In a central beach location, it is well-located and popular. Service was effusively cheerful, but rather inefficient. We felt it was more a place for family fun than for quality dining. Inexpensive with generous helpings, the food was acceptable but little more.

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Granada Hills, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Very clean beach and very romantic. Not swamped with people. Easy to access and explore. Parks at both ends of beach along Moonstone Beach Dr. for relaxing off the sands.

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Mountain View, CA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Beautiful beach with sand, rocks, bluffs, driftwood - just all around nice and relaxing for a long walk.

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Red Bluff, California, United States
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52 reviews 52 reviews
16 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Loved exploring the tide pools! We missed out on the sandy area. It was further down than we went. The walking trails are GREAT and well built. We need to stay here longer on our next trip! Found a gumboot chiton, starfish and all sorts of ocean life!

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