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Hands-down favorite beach to visit for beautiful sand and rock formations! Small but affordable parking area (may have to wait for a space) atop an overlook to El Matador Beach. Following a climb down a series of steep stairs, the beach had many beautiful rocks to climb through…
It used to be fairly quiet even on weekends and now it's turned into a selfie taking backdrop. You can't walk more than 10 feet without having some idiot bump into you because they're staring at themselves on their phone. You might even have to wait to go any further as full…
pros.....takes your breath away spectacular majestic views of the coast and ocean...sunset was incredibly beautiful cons...parking lot and beach were very crowded... but worth it overall...
Beautiful beach along the cliffs. This beach offers a semi-private beach experience along with fantastic photography opportunities. Be sure and pay for your parking, they will ticket you if you don’t. There is no legal parking on the highway, but couple of spots you can park…
Finally made it to El Matador on this visit. Definitely worth the trip. Very beautiful place. We loved it, even with the late morning fog. Definitely would go back. Lovely beach and area.