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Del Mar City Beach

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Address: Coast Boulevard, Del Mar, CA
Phone Number: 858-755-1556
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A popular beach in the San Diego area for sunbathing and surfing.

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If you here in Del Mar in a summer , take advantage of the farely warm water ( never really warm, it's an ocean) fun waves and a buggy board. There are two restaurants that are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

If you here in Del Mar in a summer , take advantage of the farely warm water ( never really warm, it's an ocean) fun waves and a buggy board. There are two restaurants that are right on the beach :Jakes and Possidon, the last one is open for lunch. If you are in here in the winter, there is... More 

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Scarsdale, New York
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cool water, dark-ish sand... but so much fun! Boogie boarding in the waves was a huge hit with my kids! Easy to get to... with lots of parking nearby.

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San Francisco, California
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice, spacious beach but was very crowded in August on a weekday (we were just north of 15th st. I think). Didn't explore but town of Del Mar seemed cute! Nice to have bathrooms nearby as well as a small beach bar-type place with sandwiches, pizza, hot dogs, and other snacks. Parking seemed tough to find but we decided on... More 

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Prescott, Arizona
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103 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tough to find parking nearby; marginal beach; signs all over the place about keeping your dogs "on leash" and hardly anyone does that. Not a relaxing beach.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

free parking was scarce, even mid-week. Kids had a great time in the waves. No lifeguard. Beach was clean.

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Del Mar beaches are beautiful and well maintained. You can walk for miles if you just want to exercise. Hiking there is fun because you can enjoy the beautiful houses and watch the ocean waves as you stroll down the beach. It is a little rocky in some areas but you can find some decent sand to lay your... More 

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another great beach for family and kids to enjoy. They take great care of the beach and it's not over crowded like many people think. I suggest you check it out, stay at the Hilton, close by and you can make a wonderful time of both places.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach, clean, not too crowded, plenty of parking and places to eat. Short walk to shopping and dining and entertainment. Whole area is VERY dog friendly.

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The beach was clean. Nice to have separate areas for games, etc. and just sunning. OK bathrooms. Beautiful sunsets. Great boogie boarding. Polite beach-goers.

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Mesa, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live in AZ and have tried all the beaches from SD to Carlsbad over the past 14 year. This is our favorite beach by far. It's clean. The waves are nice. The lifeguards are dutiful and my family feels safe in the water. There are restrooms at the lifeguard houses, which is important if you have small children. The... More 

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