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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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Life's a beach in del mar

Waves perfect for an easy day. Warm, clear and sand is beautiful. Bring a picnic and pay attention to flags so you know what activities are allowed in the area. Parking is free... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Waves perfect for an easy day. Warm, clear and sand is beautiful. Bring a picnic and pay attention to flags so you know what activities are allowed in the area. Parking is free on the street and can get crowded. Worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

A Southern California native, I admit to perhaps a bit of bias, but in my opinion, Del Mar offers one of the most scenic stretches Pacific beaches. I can not speak to the issue of summer crowds, as we tend to spend most of our time at the beach in the spring and fall when they are often nearly devoid... More 

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015 NEW

We love to go to Del Mar beach. It is clean and friendly family. Some can play beach volleyball . My children they love to do sand castle and do surfing. They have benches that you can sit down if you just want to look the view of the beach. And you can find a place to eat. The only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We live in North County San Diego. This is our second year where our son who is now 8 was enrolled in camp at Fulcrum Surf in Del Mar - www.fulcrumsurf.com. This operation is A+ starting with Justin who runs the operation. Justin provided amazing service and you can tell he really wants to make sure that the best experience... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

this beach is beautiful, you can walk and walk and see the sun set, after you can walk to a nice restaurant

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

This beach is kept very clean and just beautiful, a great place for a walk along the water. Lots of sand dollars to gather for the kids!

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Del Mar is a beautiful beach. Its a great etaway while in San Diego area. I often visit this area, especially during the Fair season!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This is one of my favorite beaches. As long as tide is not extremely high, you can walk a long distance on the sand. Generally it's very clean and the view is beautiful. The lifeguard tower is well located and the guards are good about designating surf and swim areas. Thus, it's a popular beach and can get very densely... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

We visited Del Mar City Beach several times during our stay. It is a beautiful place to watch the sunset! We took a nice walk along the been and encountered several others doing the same. Parking on the street can be challenging at times, but take your time and you'll find a spot.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I spent summers here, beginning in 1966. Then it was home to Desi and Lucy Arnez(I Love Lucy) and Jimmy Durante. I remember running down the beach to get Mr. Durante's autograph. It's near the Del Mar Racetrack and Fairground. Horses from the race track used to walk the beaches, along the waters edge. I visited this last year when... More 

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Address: Address: Coast Boulevard, Del Mar, CA
Phone Number: 858-755-1556
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Del Mar

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