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Address: North Harbor Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92101

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Nice little park with ocean views

I attended a day event at this park. Great place for a day time stroll or simply taking in San Diego. It's a stones throw from the airport, Gas Lamp & other places of interest

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2016
AnnonTraveler5150
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Orange County, California
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Orange County, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I attended a day event at this park. Great place for a day time stroll or simply taking in San Diego. It's a stones throw from the airport, Gas Lamp & other places of interest

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

great place for a quiet family picnic...has a small playground and a bike path..has a small beach where the kids can play. offers a great view of the marina as well as downtown San Diego.

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Newmarket, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful section of continuous trail going to Liberty Station or toward Seaport Village. Plenty of parking, "Go" bike rentals and a small beach area with sand. Restroom available. Views of the city as well as boat watching.

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San Diego, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

This place is a great place to have a family picnic at the park or on the beach so you have sand and grass and it's really not that crowded. Also has a great View

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Marks an historical landmark, the 1769 meeting of Gaspar DePortola and Father Junipero Serra expeditions. Located at the west basin along North Harbor Drive, it offers a long narrow grassy spread, shade trees, a playground, sandy beach and views of the marina, hotels and boats.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Of course the kumayaayay native Americans inhabited this beautiful spot for centuries before the Europeans had ever heard of the New World. But Spanish Landing is special to both San Diegans and Californians. Located across from San Diego Airport (Lindbergh Field) and looking outward toward the west side of Harbor 'Island', this long, narrow park has a Monument commemorating the... More 

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Calfornia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

We like to go here after dropping people off at the airport, which is right across the way. It is free, and easy to get to and leave. It is right next to the water and Marina and there are restrooms. Currently they are building a replica of the San Salvador, the ship that founded San Diego Harbor and you... More 

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San Marcos, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

Very small Park with a few small statues. Nice place to walk and or ride a bike. Has a very nice view of the marina and all the boats and would probably make a great place for a picnic but not much here

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Costa Mesa, California, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Spanish Landing is a linear park (planning terminology) between a marina and a busy arterial. I stopped here mid-morning on a Sunday, spent about 15 minutes walking around and snapped a couple of photos, that’s it. I would say that this would be a good park for jogging, a long-ish casual stroll or a picnic near the waterside. Other than... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

With a nice bike path and picnic areas this is a pretty decent option to stop and have lunch away from the hustle and bustle of Downtown. Parking is free and ample.

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