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Not as busy as Pismo, and more protected on foggy days. PACKED on a hot summer weekend day... read more

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Soulefulltraveler
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Sun City West, Arizona
Good sandy beach near shops & cafes

A nice beach to spend the day.... Not as big as Pismo, but fog seems to lift earlier here. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SJTraveler123
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San Jose, California
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Not as busy as Pismo, and more protected on foggy days. PACKED on a hot summer weekend day. Limited parking.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice beach to spend the day.... Not as big as Pismo, but fog seems to lift earlier here. The beach is sandy and large enough to not fell crowded. Public bathrooms were cleaner than at Pismo. Sea water is cold but some people swam...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The beach is long and wide. There are picnic tables and grills for families and much to do for children. There are swings on the sand, a playground nearby, surfing lessons and a small aquarium. Showers and bathrooms are available. Dogs are allowed on the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 31, 2019 via mobile

Nice beach, but parking is difficult. They need to make more short term car spots for people passing through. We had to park at top of hill which was a long walk down.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank HaysConly
Reviewed July 31, 2019

This is one of the busier, popular beach in the area. The sand is smooth but not the type you want to wall all over on... many debris. At the entrance there's a nice children's playground. Nice to take a stroll down the pier. Great...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 26, 2019

Avila Main Beach at 404 Front Street, Avila Beach, CA 93424 is a Nice, attractive Southern California Beach near Pismo Beach. Restaurants are right there etc. A pier is there etc.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

Avila Beach is one of our family’s favorite places on earth! We love that it is tucked away and out of the way, so doesn’t feel too crazy busy! The pier, swings on the beach, and great shops & restaurants make for a wonderful day...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed May 27, 2019 via mobile

Such a fun little town on the beach. Stay for a few days or a week or just stop for the day. Good restaurants and adult beverageing spots after a nice walk on the beach. Several Really nice hotels. Only five minutes north of Pismo...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank beachster56
Reviewed May 20, 2019 via mobile

Wife and I went swimming in the cold water of Avila beach. It was so very refreshing. We stayed out there until our extremities were numb from the cold. Had a blast.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank doctall41
Reviewed May 15, 2019

We were here on a Wednesday afternoon in mid May. It was very quiet. No doubt the place is bustling on weekends and during high season. The beach is not what one would call spectacular but some of the coastline is impressive in its own...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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