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Tanzania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful place for camping right on the sand. A big spacious long beach to relax on and soak up the sun. Bathrooms are bad but there is a faucet at entrance of camp. Sadly all the beaches in this area have rocks under the surf. So once you brave walking out on them swimming is fine, but body surfing and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we drove up in our mustang. got a space. set up our sleeping area. right on the sand next to the ocean. no tent just out in the up. it is a safe place to sleep. so wonderful the peace full sounds of the waves. my favorite place on our 8 day vacation. cant wait to do it again.

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Thank Jacquelyn Y
Los Angeles
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Be aware it's a rocky coast line and super windy. But it was fun putting our tent right on the sand. Many RVs are here. We travel with our children (6,3&1) this is not a beach for children to swim rip is very strong and again coast is rocky. Kids loved throwing rocks into the water.

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is my absolute favorite camping spot in all of Southern California. This site is primitive, so no running water or flush toilets, but you do not camp next to any RVs, this is a tent only site. You get to pitch your tent directly on the sand. The sun sets over the water and the city lights are far... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

What a great place to spend a night or two on the beach. We are from UT and got a campsite here on a whim. It ended up being a really fun night! The camp sites are 20 ft from the ocean and include a fire pit, picnic tables and bathrooms (portapotties). I would recommend bringing something for shade to... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Stayed at the campground last weekend and had a GREAT time. This place is perfect. Park the car, throw out the tent and kick back 25 feet from the shore listening to the ocean crash onto the beach. Nice size lots. Picnic tables, fire pit and a guy who sells firewood by the ranger station. This place is perfect for... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

As a Montrealer, camping on the beach of the Pacific Ocean obviously sounds very inviting to me. However, I was very skeptical about it, because throughout the entire Pacific Coast, from Big Sur to LA, you can find several of this type of campgrounds. Due to the absolute lack of privacy of the campsites, I was not entirely convinced whether... More 

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Thank Øle P
Simi Valley, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 via mobile

We have been going to Thornhill Broom camping for years. It is primitive, but it is as close as you can get to "camping on the beach". The warm reception and treatment by rangers, etc., was wonderful. Definitely a beautiful location and you feel in touch with nature. Wonderful experience and the kids love it (what is better than a... More 

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California
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10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I've always wanted to camp right on the beach & Thornehill Broome was it! There is nothing like being rocked to sleep by the sound of crashing waves. Thornehill Broome is very clean & quiet. I cannot wait to go back.

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Thank micheleborjagibbard
Los Angeles, California, United States
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Walking along the shore at sunset being followed by a family of jumping dolphins and walking up to the sparkling Pacific, with seagulls overhead and seals playing in the waves - OH MALIBU. We reserved this spot 7 months in advance, because if you want to camp here in the summer, when it is an absolute dream land, you MUST.... More 

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Additional Information about Thornhill Broome Campground

Address: 9000 Pacific Coast Hwy, Point Mugu State Park, Malibu, CA 90265-2000
Location: United States > California > Malibu
Number of rooms: 69
Also Known As:
Thornhill Broome Campground Hotel Malibu
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