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Channel Islands Harbor

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Address: 3810 W Channel Islands Blvd, Suite E, Oxnard, CA 93035-4079
Phone Number: 805 985 4852
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Fun place for the afternoon

The harbor is beaitiful.,you can rent kayaks jet skis in the summer they have sabot sailing for the kids ( which will do next year! ) also a great maritime museum

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Michelle R
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The harbor is beaitiful.,you can rent kayaks jet skis in the summer they have sabot sailing for the kids ( which will do next year! ) also a great maritime museum

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Thank Michelle R
Bakersfield, California
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157 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I walked along the harbor in the evening and it was very nice. The view of the boats is amazing and there are various restaurants along it that offer a view of it. It is definitely worth the visit.

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Thank worldtraveler267
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's about 7:30pm and its peaceful and quiet. Some people are out getting their exercise and some are out to enjoy the night with their children. The homes next door are beautiful. There's quite a few eateries around the area with a few activities to enjoy like kayaking. I'm glad I stopped by to have some Korean food and walked... More 

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Thank MoneCha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you're going to be in this area on a Sunday check out the market - open till 3pm. It's not a massive market but some nice fruit / veg and other interesting sellers - clothes, plants, candles etc. This is right by the big marina and there's plenty of parking. It's a nice clean and relaxing place to visit.... More 

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Thank Shoshana H
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Always go out for our fishing trips from here. They have all levels of fishing boats. The tackle shop has a great selection of gear.

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Thank RE1969
Ventura, CA
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75 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Channel Islands Harbor is such a great harbor for boating of all sorts. Tends to be higher end boats and boaters as most of the harbor is private homes. It is really different from Ventura Harbor which gets the periodic smell from the water treatment plant which is nauseating. I am always amazed at all the live aboards there. Ventura... More 

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Thank Rachel S
Oxnard, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

We seem to always have the best beach weather on the Gold Coast. I love to be at Channels Island Harbor in the summer playing in the surf or boating around the channel. Fishing has been off the wall lately and I get in some good exercise in my kayak.

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1 Thank Larry M
Oxnard, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Fabulous place to walk around, look at the views, boats & houses. The landscaping is beautifully kept with all sorts of exotic succulents & flowers. Great on a Sunday as the Farmer's market is there. We are lucky to have this place on our doorstep.

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Thank Anna B
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Locals love this place. Restaurants, marina and a delightful place to stroll or ride your bike. Channel Islands Harbor offers whale watching, jetSki, kayaking, standup paddle boarding and excursions to the local islands. Electric boat rentals and large party boats for fun on the water. This is where I live and it feels like I'm on vacation every day.

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1 Thank CalRetirees
Branford, Connecticut
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168 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

We actually sat on the west side of the channel near the end of Harbor Blvd. There is a small parking lot and sitting area. We pulled our folding chairs out, cooler with drinks and snacks, eReaders and music. What a glorious cool day in the sun. Chatted with a few folks walking and even got to taste some food... More 

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