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

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Stayed at Sea Otter Inn

Wonderful people, clean, well kept. The inn is on Moonstone Beach with a beautiful view of the ocean. Great place to walk. Their continental breakfast was great with many choices.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Huntington Beach, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Smelly, sea weedy and full of sand flies. The board walk was lovely but don't venture off it down to the sea. By far the worst beach on the highway 1 we visited between Santa Barbara and Santa Cruz

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Wonderful people, clean, well kept. The inn is on Moonstone Beach with a beautiful view of the ocean. Great place to walk. Their continental breakfast was great with many choices.

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Santa Barbara, Ca
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

The boardwalk at Moonstone Beach, which extends nearly 3 miles round trip, is a delight to walk. It is a walk we choose to do each time we visit Cambria. When the sun shines, the wind is down, and the sea is calm, the walk is relaxing. When the sky is overcast, the wind is up, and sea waves roil... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW via mobile

Moonstone beach, not a sandy beach more rocks and pebbles so not comfortable to walk on barefoot. There is a nice path to walk on above the beach, It's the length of moonstone drive where all the motels are located. On this visit there was so much seaweed on the beach with millions of sand flies not easy to find... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Love Moonstone Beach. It is really why Cambria is so special. The views are beautiful and if you like to ride your bike, it is simply lovely. The wooden path that runs along the top of the beach provides a great way to walk or ride without being on the street.

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Delray Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Beautiful beach, saw wales and sea lions swimming nearby, there is a little trail where you can hike to the end of the bay.

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Novato, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This beach has got to be one of the nicest and most scenic beaches I've visited in California. The sunsets are amazing, the the view from the bluffs is incredible. With a nice wooden boardwalk, it is designed to be easily accessible by all. Walked down onto the beach with easy access from the boardwalk. There are many opportunities to... More 

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Campbell, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

You have a choice of walking on the beach or on a wooden path that borders the entire beach. You can view some wonderful sunsets while on Moonstone Beach.

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Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

It's not the most amazing- but it is lovely beach to walk along. There is a walking path and some lovely skipping stones and, as is the case with most of California coastline, some lovely rocks.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

The beach is nice, but the main attratction are the beautiful Elephants seals that are resting on the beach. It is so nice to observe them up close.

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Address: Cambria, CA 93452
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Cambria

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