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Jalama Beach County Park

Star Route, Jalama Rd, Lompoc, CA 93436
805-736-3504, 805-736-6316
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Ranked #3 of 7 Attractions in Lompoc
Type: Beaches
Activities: Camping
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

My family usually does mountain camping but a friend invited us, so.... We stayed on site 70 and like any beach camp spot, you are right up against your neighbors, but this site had some shrubbery separation. Being the second row from the beach the wind was not bad at all. Bathrooms kept clean and trash was emptied regularly. WiFi... More

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Lompoc, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Jalama Beach is usually not too packed and the weather is typically nice out there. It's a short drive from Lompoc which is nice when Surf Beach isn't so accommodating for beach-goers. Also, Jalama Cafe has great burgers.

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Huntsville, Alabama
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Jalama Beach is a beautiful rugged beach situated an hours drive north of Santa Barbara. It has high cliffs and beautiful beaches with beautiful views in all directions. It is distinct from many of the other beaches in the area in the rugged coastline and high winds. It is a great place for recreation and photography.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Checked in on march 9-11 for my granddaughter's 6 th bd. The cabin was so filthy everywhere from top to bottom. Even the dishes were stuck with spaghetti O's yuck! Don't get me started on the miniblinds.... So gross, I think they were suppose to b white NOT..My 9 month old grandson was crawling around on that filth; ( never... More

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Mission Viejo
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Beautiful rugged coastline, units for rental, friendly staff... Out of the way, but more and more people are finding their way there.

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Los Angeles, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

de camped there on Nov. 10, 2013. the winding road leading to the camp site itself was enjoyable. the camp site was nicely set up, the store was quite busy. we tried the hamburger that others raved about, not that impressed. the water was cold but some surfers were not deterred at all. at night the wind and sound of... More

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Lompoc, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Jalama Beach is a gem few people know about due to it's size and long drive. The beach is small, as are the campsights but the beach is beautiful. Not to miss the BEST hamburgers in the county at the park store. There are tar balls so beware as they can get in your feet or on your shoes.

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Santa Barbara, California, United States
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

A decent beach, small campsites. Lots of wind. Found a lot of scary bizarre looking spiders, small versions of those things in the Stephen King move called THE MIST.

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Troy, Michigan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

I was slightly annoyed by the price to just park and hang out for a couple hours but it was beautiful so whatever. The drive there is pretty and the beach is surrounded by dunes. When I got there, I found a sand dollar and watched kite boarders. The waves looked like a blast and I wished I had brought... More

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

This is a favorite beach for several reasons. The winter rains accent the green rolling hills sprinkled with wild flowers along the road to the beach. Besides a wonderful wide beach on which to walk the additional slough provides a extra treat. And then the park store makes the bestest sloppy hamburger in the county. So I love to go... More

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