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Channel Islands Harbor

Address: 3810 West Channel Islands Boulevard, Suite E, Oxnard, CA
Phone Number: 805 985 4852
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Ranked #5 of 15 Attractions in Oxnard
Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Sights & Landmarks

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Los Altos, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
14 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Nice restaurants around a working harbor. Lots of parking and a pleasant place to take a walk. My 13 son loved selecting his future boats!

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Walnut Creek, California, United States
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

What a waste of amazing real estate. We went for the shopping and restaurants but all we found was a disgusting food court. Maybe we were missing something but we drove all around.

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Oxnard, California, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Ventura Harbor is just a few miles north, with its relative glitz, lots of shops and tourists come because it is close to the freeway. But Channel Islands Harbor is truly a sailor's harbor. The harbor entrance (that's from the ocean for you landlubbers) is almost always easy, at least from the South end. Ventura's entrance is known for it's... More 

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oxnard
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The harbor has a natural beauty, including view of the Channel Islands most days. On the harbor drive side (south, western side) you will find Kayak rentals, marina, yacht clubs and some restaurants. Also maritime museum is well worth the visit While the west side is very nice. I had to downgrade overall rating for the bad conditions on the... More 

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Malibu, California, United States
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328 reviews 328 reviews
152 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Keep a J 24 here and this is a low-key, nicely protected harbor for a sailing purposes. Nearest Harbor to Malibu and Ventura Harbor is just a short distance to the North.

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Galliano, Louisiana
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46 reviews 46 reviews
18 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We were sightseeing and our daughter took us here. Beautiful. Boats everywhere, well kept. Just awesome

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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360 reviews 360 reviews
113 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Really neat to walk around. On Sunday's there is a really COOL Farmers Market ... loads of fresh veggies and fruits - and wonderful plants for the garden and inside the home. At great prices. It's a lovely setting, people there walking their dogs, quiet, friendly. We really enjoyed being there.

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Yorba Linda, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I attended a party at the clubhouse. It was a large area; accommodated 100 people. It was well decorated and provided adequate seating.

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

It used to be my local bar in the area 30 odd years ago, it has the same old vibe today as it did then. Good food and entertainment, the band playing on this particular night was far too loud, so nothing new there, apart from older ear drums being a little more sensitive, or maybe I was cold sober!

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Port Hueneme, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Not much happening here. We tried a cupcake but it wasn't that good :( Maybe the place is popping on the weekends. We'll come back another time.

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