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Address: Along the Strand near Manhattan Beach Pier, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Phone Number: 310 802 5000
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Large beach, limited access, not too crowded

A beautiful stretch of beach. Mainly residential, but Manhattan beach has a shopping/dining area close by. Plenty of recreation possibilities, very scenic.

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Austin, Texas
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A beautiful stretch of beach. Mainly residential, but Manhattan beach has a shopping/dining area close by. Plenty of recreation possibilities, very scenic.

Thank John K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great area. Loved biking the Strand. Great shops and restaurants. Will definitely stay in this area again

Thank Melissa B
Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Noticed a Trip Advisor question about whether it was too cold to visit Manhattan Beach at the end of October. When we were there Oct. 20, it was 99 degrees and Oct. 21 it was 85 degrees. Lovely beach to walk around. Nice pier to stroll.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

IIf you have time for leisure when visiting LA, is good oportunity to visit this area and spend time really for leisure. You can enjoy the beach and reamin until sunset to watch magnificent spectacle. Besides you can have dinner aroun where there are several restaurants to choose and maybe do some shopping.

Thank Noeemy
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

All kinds of activities happening on this beach...Just take a walk or join in an activity... Great people watching...

Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not sure how busy it is in the summer, but October was quiet. Volleyball players scatter the beach, and surfing near the pier. Great walkway and next time I will be bike riding since there appears to be a fantastic bike lane all along the water. Great sunset in the evening hours and shops along the strip. Nice clean beach.

Thank harebare61
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my favorite beach that we visited on our trip to the LA area. Beautiful sand and very clean area with amazing views! A lot of restaurants and cute shops to visit. Will definitely return to this beach!

Thank Tiffanyjim
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great location very nice mainly locals spot. Very kid friendly in fact there were kids every where. Bike paths shops the pier food bars. Very nice clean part of the town.

Thank Joshua H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We to Santa Monica pier the day before... What a waste compare to here! The parking is reasonable and the city didn't have half the city blocked off for the residents! We stayed at the beach and went to a pizza place nearby and ate on the beach. It was a great time and I will be excited to go... More 

Thank Shawn R
Manhattan Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live 7 blocks east of the pier and walk down there many times a week. If you want to swim, ask a lifeguard about the surf conditions to include the rip tides and strength of the waves.

Thank wakiwan

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