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“Quiet Gem” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach
Laguna Beach, CA
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Ranked #4 of 29 Activities in Laguna Beach
Type: Beaches
Activities: Shopping, Surfing
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Owner description: Popular surfing and bodysurfing beach.
Canada
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30 reviews 30 reviews
10 attraction reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
“Quiet Gem”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

We visited the area for the second time this past July. The beach area is very nice, not too crowded, stunning views and easy to access.

The retail area near the beach is a great walk. Lots of great restaurants, outdoor seating and very reasonable price wise!

This is a must see of any visit to LA/ San Diego!

Visited July 2013
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Omaha, Nebraska
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“A true SoCal beach”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Not a crowded beach, unlike others I've seen, it's beauty unfolds as you walk the shoreline. If you enjoy watching the sunset, pull up a blanket and lie back; it's a great view! If you're walking on the beach though, wear flippers or shoes; bees sometimes land on the sand.

Visited October 2013
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Nashville, Tennessee
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51 reviews 51 reviews
33 attraction reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
“Great beach!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013

There are a lot of things I like about this beach. It's very clean and not crowded at all, like so many other beaches. Also, The town of Laguna Beach is very charming and is filled with many interesting shops. This beach is a must-see!

Visited October 2012
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Kansas City, MO
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41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
“One of a kind.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Ok, so the beach itself isn't much different than all the other beaches in SoCal but the backdrop and the town give this beach experience a step above the rest. It's clean, it's cozy and the choice of restaurants and shops is great. The town is beautiful.

Visited September 2013
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Lake Forest, California
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“best beach in america to me”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

i live orange county but have traveled to many beaches in pacific and atlantic coast and can tell you that laguna is one of the top rated beaches in america, though a small beach it packs a punch and there's many shops and restaurants to choose from. i hate malibu, and all other southern california beaches and also hate all florida beaches including myrtle beach s.c.,

Visited August 2013
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