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Del Mar City Beach

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Address: Coast Boulevard, Del Mar, CA
Phone Number: 858-755-1556
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Activities: Swimming, Surfing, Sunbathing
Description: A popular beach in the San Diego area for sunbathing and surfing.
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The beach at Del Mar is very scenic and is several miles long. Go toward La Jolla, and you will have sand to yourself. Stay near town, and there are restaurants and facilities... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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San Diego, California
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San Diego, California
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348 reviews
148 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

The beach at Del Mar is very scenic and is several miles long. Go toward La Jolla, and you will have sand to yourself. Stay near town, and there are restaurants and facilities nearby. On a calm day you often see Dolphins breaking the waves.

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Del Mar, California
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

this beach , is it !!!!! there where all the people that made these kisses kisses films from 15 street to dog beach you can hold hands young and old, the sheriff a long with delmar park ranger and the life guards keep it together for fun love and happiness and i stand true to that fact .movie stars base... More 

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Uk
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45 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Beautiful beach great walking in to morning , nice and clean , we went several times and not too packed

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İstanbul, Türkiye
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

A very good maintained beach with lots of close by parking possibility. Quite similar to the rest of the beaches in CA but worth spending the time if you look for a good alternative to other beaches.

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North Carolina
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63 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

This beach felt very safe to me as a single woman to take a walk and run. Someone had told me about the dogs on the south end and I am a dog lover so I went that direction. Fun to see the dogs and owners enjoying the ocean!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

My son attended surf camp here, we would sit and watch him. The beach is perfect golden sands, plenty of space and a blue sea! Has lots of lifeguards and areas for surfers and beach games.

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Marrakech, Morocco
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

This is a great beach that is clean and safe. You cant help but act like a child whilst playing in the surf!!

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Carlsbad, California
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13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

One of many wonderful beaches in the area. It attracted many celebs to have homes on the beach like Desi Arnez, Burt Bacherach, Jimmy Durante, etc.. In the old days you would always see celebs just walking around or sitting on their porches. The sand is clean, life guards always on duty and great surf for all.

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Burbank, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

Great beach. Plenty of sand. City bathrooms. grassy area adjacent to the sand for picnics and fun. Water was clean. It was lovely.

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McKinney, Texas
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108 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

This beach is so clean, nice and just beautiful. We are staying in Camp Pendelton, so the beach was only a five minute drive. There's restaurants close, lots of clean bathrooms, and beautiful waves! Paddle boards and boogie boards are available to rent for super cheap and there's cabanas everywhere for free!

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