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Walk with a view

It is the best place for any time walk, though i walked through in the evening, the beauty of this... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Sheshagiri S
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Park vid Pcific Ocean

Rent a bike, use te perfect bike roads, enjoy the beachlife and admire a fantastic sunset Enjoy a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sören P
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This lush, 25-acre park overlooking the Pacific is a wonderful place for walkers, bikers and people watchers, and connects with the broad Santa Monica beach made famous in TV's "Baywatch" episodes.
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Ocean Avenue, Santa Monica, CA 90401
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It is the best place for any time walk, though i walked through in the evening, the beauty of this is have one the best views of the beach and pacific oceans, nice breeze, also see misty mountains far and sunset.

Thank Sheshagiri S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Rats running wild at Palisades Park next to Santa Monica Pier. I seen 2 rats running around Palisade Park tonight. I have been to that park twice in my life and both times I seen rats at the park.

Thank Guillermo D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rent a bike, use te perfect bike roads, enjoy the beachlife and admire a fantastic sunset Enjoy a healty fruit drink in a sun chair!

Thank Sören P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to this cool park many times. This park is located past the pier on the way to Malibu away from Venice. There are cool places to sit and pathways to scenic views of the city and ocean. This park is also very...More

Thank Yehbut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a linear park...situated along the bluffs, above Highway 1 and the beach, and adjacent to downtown Santa Monica. It's basically a wide spot along the road, with a walking path and benches...and a beautiful overlook. We used this several times as a place...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

This lovely park offers, in my personal opinion, one of the better views of the Pacific. It's a great place to walk, or stroll, or bike, or just chill, all with a killer view. Recommended.

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Reviewed October 2, 2018

overall a beautiful view of the ocean, in the mornings there are a lot of groups exercising, but watch for homeless people in some areas.

Thank ferdferd
Reviewed September 27, 2018

Used to live a block from this park and went there daily with my infant daughter. Not a lot of amenities but the views are fantastic. Great spot to throw down a blanket and relax. For those commenting on homeless people, there are virtually no...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed September 27, 2018

We strolled through the park on our way to the Pier. It has lovely views of the beach and ocean. There are homeless people camped out in areas of the park and sleeping on benches.

Thank Jenny W
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Make some time for walking Palisades Park. The views are spectacular. The grounds are exceptional. A the city of Santa Monica is right there for you to explore.

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Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
balance as a tourist destination and as an area with a
thriving local culture. On the beach, bikers,
roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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