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Address: 30000 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-3601

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Another fantastic beach

We loved the coastline and its a real treat as the beaches were not crowded. Good for walking and just enjoying the views

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Charles V

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved the coastline and its a real treat as the beaches were not crowded. Good for walking and just enjoying the views

Thank Charles V
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Enjoyed our visit - have to persevere with parking - but glad that we did. Really nice place to walk (and assume to live!). Beautiful views. Walked a very long way and finished off with a swim. Be careful with adventurous photography. Stupidly - with hindsight, and probably even at the time - I took my iPhone out into the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Zuma beach is a great place for long walks during the school year (not as crowded), land paddling (I'm the only one I've seen so far), and bike riding too. Its flat, a there and back will clock 3 miles, and if you want to stretch it out you can continue on a flat course to Westward Beach where many... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Zumba Beach is very pretty with an expanse of clean sand. There is paid parking, but very little free,parking. There is 1 restaurant within walking distance of the beach. There are no stores within walking distance. Bring a picnic and drinks or be prepared to leave the beach to get them.

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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dolphins and whales love this beach as much as the swimmers, surfers and divers. Miles of broad sandy beaches adjacent to Point Dume Marine sanctuary

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Zuma Beach is in Malibu on PCH. Large and most popular beaches in Los Angeles County, Known for its long, wide sands and excellent surf, Good beach, beautiful place. Clean. Great sunset view. but during weekends hard to find free parking

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Here for a triathlon otherwise would not have known to stop by and visit. Great beach, nice waves (Although a little choppy for inexperienced swimmers) great coastline and a great picturesque beach of what you would expect from a california beach

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Pleasant beach, pretty quiet, but not much around it in terms of places to eat/grab a drink. It's pretty much just the beach and a couple of public toilets. If you want food you'd have to drive down PCH a bit further in either direction.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This beach was not crowded probably as it was some distance from Malibu Pier compared to the other beaches. The surf was still strong, and there were manned lifeguard towers a few hundred metres apart. The sand was clean too. The paid car park was vast, and had more than enough lots even on Sunday. Several cars were also parked... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Very Nice beach, beautiful place. Clean. Great sunset view. but during weekends hard to find free parking

Thank Pritam M

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The Malibu coastline is like a chameleon. In some areas it resembles the French Riviera with its lush, green hillsides descending into crescent-shaped shorelines. In others, it feels 100% Southern Californian with beaches wide and flat as a football field, and often crowded with beach-goers lounging on towels and playing volleyball. Other coastlines still feel secluded, tucked under tall cliffs and dotted with stunning rock formations. In certain areas, where the ocean waves are just right, surfers can be seen bobbing in the water. Up in the mountains to the east hikers take in truly stunning views of the ocean and the sprawling Los Angeles landscape. And along Pacific Coast Highway, restaurants are filled with visitors and locals from all walks of life. Stumble into the right place at the right time, and you’ll likely encounter a celebrity.
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