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Address: Along the Strand near Manhattan Beach Pier, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Phone Number: 310 802 5000
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You haven't been to Manhattan Beach if you didn't walk The Strand!

The houses on The Strand are off the scale for size and diversity, seeing is believing! Anyone interested in architecture will love this. We never miss this when in the area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 28, 2015
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New York City, New York
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186 reviews 186 reviews
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

The houses on The Strand are off the scale for size and diversity, seeing is believing! Anyone interested in architecture will love this. We never miss this when in the area.

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Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW via mobile

A vibrant beach with lots to do. We watched a seal swim amongst the surfers. The aquarium is a nice little spot to check out. Love all the shops and restaurants. Enjoyed walking the strand. Overall a nice place with a good vibe. We plan to come back.

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nanoose bay, bc
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16 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

So totally LA!!! Great quiet neighbourhood beach, to watch surfers and volleyball games. Beach is easy to walk, and very clean. Also there is a paved stroll for miles along the rows of gorgeous houses that line the beachfront. We had such a fun afternoon hanging out here.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Love the Manhattan Beach area, lovely shops, plethora of restaurants, great walk way along the ocean for looking at the amazing oceanfront homes, bike path free of pedestrians, volley ball games. It has it all. Don't miss it if you are visiting the Los Angeles area.

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Calgary, Canada
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47 reviews 47 reviews
17 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Loved this area and beach. Beach is clean, watching the surfers was cool, great walking along the expensive houses . Go visit!

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Beautiful long clean beach well thought out with activity areas and walkways for both pedestrians and cyclists

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Whaley Bridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in Manhattan beach for a few days at the end of a tour of SoCal. It's a gorgeous place. Very laid back with beautiful beaches and plenty of restaurants and bars to keep you busy in the evening. Lots of lovely little independent shops too. Not your usual tourist trap...

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Charleston, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

I could spend my life here riding a bike up and down the paved boardwalk running parallel to the ocean. The vibe is exciting! Everyone is outside running, walking, biking, skateboarding and SMILING. The beach is gorgeous and not as crowded as Venice. There are plenty of volleyball courts too! The pier is a great gathering spot. There are plenty... More 

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

My husband was born and raised here one of the few hundred local,Locals!We love the beach,strand,downtown all the Parks in town!The Schools are top notch!This is a gem of a town in California.I always meet people whom are visiting and just Love telling them of great places to eat or go etc.......

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I have no words to describe this wonderful place. Piece of Heaven basically. This beach reminds me of Greece so much. Must visit place. Great for friends, family and couples.

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