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A must stop for out of town guests

We often have guests visiting our home in Solana Beach. The first stop on Cedros is always SOLO and... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
Solana Beach, California
via mobile
In the Cedros Design Center

Plan to take some time; it is needed to view all the various vendor's booths. Each one is totally... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We often have guests visiting our home in Solana Beach. The first stop on Cedros is always SOLO and I don’t think that any have left without at least on purchase. The same holds true for those that have been before. Their merchandise selection is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CLG1111
Reviewed February 17, 2018

Plan to take some time; it is needed to view all the various vendor's booths. Each one is totally different but our favorite was the one where we found the newest and latest book in the series of Walter, the dog (who passes wind) and...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Had so much fun looking at all the book and notepads! They also had tons of cute gifts for loved ones! Must see and will visit again!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Tyann888
Reviewed May 5, 2017

Because there are so many vendors displaying their wares in this store I always find something unique and of great quality to give for gifts or have for my home decor. It is my "go-to" boutique store for my Christmas and birthday gift shopping. Their...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank MRileyCPA
Reviewed December 27, 2016

This place always has the best trinkets and gift ideas. They have a great candle/bath section and very nice jewelry as well. There is such a variety of items ranging from vintage to trendy. Their coffee table book section is wonderful. I usually try Solo...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank ErinP27
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Great shopping! Great unique gifts! We could have browsed for a couple of hours to find great gifts! It was well organized.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank SLP2
Reviewed June 27, 2016

Solo is a unique co-op retail store with an impressive collection of books, household goods and a huge array of gifts. I spend at least an hour there every visit even more if I end up in the card and paper section.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank kristinw619
Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

I probably spent a good hour here! They have lots of cool books of all kinds, jewelry, home dec, a little vintage and more!! Don't miss it!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank J1-Travel
Reviewed March 14, 2016

There is another co-op shop across the street, but this one is more refined in its presentation and merchandise. Lots of books here, but also lots of other fun, unique items here, too. Definitely worth a stop.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank CuriosaGirl
Reviewed February 26, 2016

We are all book lovers and this was a must stop for us. It was like a bunch of little stores inside a giant store. Everything was cool and fun.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Susie J
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