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Crescent Bay Point Park

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Address: Crescent Bay Drive, Laguna Beach, CA
Phone Number: 949-497-0716
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This is a less-touristy beach in Laguna Beach with limited access and parking on the street. Great for swimming and snorkeling.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Christopher M
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Irvine, California
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Irvine, California
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84 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a less-touristy beach in Laguna Beach with limited access and parking on the street. Great for swimming and snorkeling.

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Anaheim, California
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109 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one to take folks from out of town to visit. Located high above Crescent Beach this little park is the place for a Sunset Picnic. Beautiful views both north and south. No beach access.

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Thank Tipton H
Los Angeles, California
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59 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Finding Crescent Bay Point Park is not easy. There is a small blue sign on Pacific Highway indicating "vista point". But it's worth visiting. It is a 180 degree view from the bluff of the Laguna coastline. The little park is beautifully landscaped. Best of all, it is not busy. Most of the time, you will have it all to... More 

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Corona del Mar, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

This quiet vista point is tucked away in North Laguna and offers a spectacular view of the breach and wildlife. Southern California at it's best.

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Thank Ron Y
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful clean beach but not the best place to come with small children. Waves were huge at this beach and the current was just way too strong! I didn't feel safe letting my 7 year old play in a foot of water. Heck I didn't even feel that safe. If your going just for the views then it's perfect but... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We used to live in N Laguna walking to Crescent Bay Point regularly. You get spectacular 270 degree views up the coast of Laguna north and south and close enough to bird and seal rocks you can see and hear the seals barking. Great place to visit rain or shine, best sunsets and even a great place for a small... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Posting this public review is probably not a good idea, but this beach is too good to hide! Unlike the ridiculously crowded Laguna Beach, this somewhat hidden beach has the perfect amount of crowd that isn't too small to feel isolated or too big to feel overwhelmed. Most importantly though, the view is absolutely stunning and the water feels so... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2016 via mobile

I was approached by a local from Laguna who advised me to go to crescent bay park and told me that the views from this area were unlike any other scenic lookout in Laguna. I am sooo glad I had the opportunity to see crescent bay myself. It was incredible! I couldn't believe the breathtaking views from the park. It... More 

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Hutchinson, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Nice views, easily accessible, and great spot for pics. It was easy to find and I never had problems with parking.

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Orlando, Florida, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Great spot for picture taking and getting a full view of the Laguna Beach coastline. This was a nice walk to get to and a very chill and relaxed park. Trolley stop is not too far, so a nice way to get to the park without parking your car.

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