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Address: 4101 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, CA 90292-6206

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When we go to Marina del Rey we always enjoy the scenic view and the ocean air. The beach is nice and the ocean is calm. Great place to spend the day and soak up some son.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
Rancho Palos Verdes, California

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

When we go to Marina del Rey we always enjoy the scenic view and the ocean air. The beach is nice and the ocean is calm. Great place to spend the day and soak up some son.

Thank GUCCI415
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This beach (the roped off swimming area is great for anxious swimmers and young kids as they are no waves and no danger of sharks etc! We've been paddle boarding here too and loved it. Great bbq and picnic area fir groups. The restroom is always clean. The only annoying part is the parking fees!

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

My kids and I loved the park here. There were several different play structures to play on. It was clean and brightly colored. While there was some of the soft turf near and under the play structures, much of it is sand - which is great. Only drawback is that it costs $10 to park.

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

Situated straight over the road from the Hilton Garden Inn, Mother's beach is a small very quite beach, with volley ball nets on the beach and covered eating pinic tables and plenty of BBQ fire stoves that you can use. Not very busy quit quite and peaceful looks like a man made beach actually on the marina. Ideal for family's... More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

This is a welcome retreat from Venice or Santa Monica beach for families with smaller children. The car parking is right there and a large play ground area too, life guard on duty all day but waters are very

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Los Angeles, CA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

I used to frequent this place as a kid. Now I look at it and cringe. Parking is actually decent. There are a bunch of covered picnic tables with BBQs, so that s nice, but it's definitely dingy. I would not let my kid in that water - it's a busy marina with lots of boats (and I assume lots... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

This is not a typical California beach - I.e. No waves , but it is a quiet cove in the Marina . Lots of paddle boarding , kayaking etc here . There is a public beach area for kids as well as several ( lots !!!) covered picnic tables with bbq's) it was the perfect quiet place for our long... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

I kayak over here every now and then. Its a beach in the marina so its not open ocean ahead of you. There are BBQ grills and pavillions that the public takes full advatage of.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

I'll go right off the bat and say that this probably isn't a place if you're visiting out of town. There are tons of beaches short distance way that are much more famous such as Venice (known for weird people and street shows), Santa Monica (3rd street promenade and pier with rides), Manhattan (Beach volley ball), Hermosa, and Redondo to... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

Dependent on your beach preferences, Mother's beach is a very beautiful peaceful scene. We visited early on in the morning and it was empty very pretty to see, surrounded by huge palm trees. Not really any activities and I imagine during a hot day it would be heaving but definitely worth a visit or a swing by on an early... More 

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