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Address: Laguna Beach, CA

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Beautiful views; good walking beach

Main Beach is right in the heart of Laguna Beach. We stayed down a bit at the Pacific Edge hotel, and walked to Main Beach each day. Clean beach, great views. Good place to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
JenniferF374
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Edmond, Oklahoma
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
22 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

This was an awesome experience! The water was quite cold in October but still swimmable. Noticably, you get so sucked in and then dragged along the rocks but that was the fun in it. Coming from Australia, this beach was a lot different to the Gold Coast where you can see multiple waves crashing before they get to you, Laguna... More 

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Las Vegas Valley
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53 reviews 53 reviews
14 attraction reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My wife and I brought our two young daughters for an afternoon visit, and after a nice lunch across the street we took the girls to the park at Main Beach. The park was nice enough. It has decent restroom facilities, well maintained lawns, and a cool little playground for younger kids. (like mine) The only negative thing we saw... More 

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Ashby de la Zouch, United Kingdom
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165 reviews 165 reviews
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Amazing beach & town. Just beautiful nothing more really I can say. Recommend to all, a definite 5 stars from this UK fam.

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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19 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Main Beach is right in the heart of Laguna Beach. We stayed down a bit at the Pacific Edge hotel, and walked to Main Beach each day. Clean beach, great views. Good place to walk from the rock formations down either way to enjoy the sound of the Pacific.

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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

One of Southern California's premiere beaches. Clean sand, happy people, bikini clad college age girls playing beach volleyball all within a short walking distance of awesome shops and restaurants. A bit crowded, but a two minute walk down the sand takes you away from the crowds onto quiet, clean long stretches of ocean sand.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great beach in the center of Laguna Beach...the iconic lifeguard towers and wide expanse of sea and sand makes for a great outing. Restrooms, sand showers and beach rentals.....lots of shells and rocky points at both ends for the lovers of tide pools ....parking can be extreme on a busy day....

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Laguna Beach, CA
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109 reviews 109 reviews
30 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Main Beach, with Laguna's iconic lifeguard tower, is located right in the center of downtown Laguna. Great photo opportunities, tide pools, swimming, or just the perfect place to start a walk along a beautiful stretch of beach. Lots of restaurants nearby.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

Going to Pacific Coast end july flying home from la. Was thinking Laguna beach but from reviews looks too busy for us. Where is nice to stay with nice beach and some nice upmarket restaurants? Is Santa barbara etc better ?

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Only one volleyball court. Nice walking path. In the center of town. Clean. Short beach so not a long walk to the water.

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Great Beach to walk in December! Not very crowded or hot. Waves were crashing, the volleyballers were out and you get amazing sunsets from here.

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