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“breathtaking”
Review of Moonlight Beach

Moonlight Beach
Ranked #2 of 32 things to do in Encinitas
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed August 16, 2013

What a view, great little shops, sunset, pelicans, incredible cliffs, lifeguards, jest breathtaking. Quite a flight of stairs but worth the hike up and down..

Thank Cindy T
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Reviewed August 14, 2013

This is a great family-friendly beach with a great snack shop that has good food for reasonable prices. One thing I would suggest if possible if they could rake up the seaweed piles. They contain lots of flies and it's almost impossible to stay away from the flies.

Thank Patti S
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Reviewed August 14, 2013

This is a very good beach for families. Clean. Plenty of sand. Lifeguards. Bathrooms. A snack bar. You can find parking and the walk to the beach doesn't involve a zillion stairs up a cliff. There is a place to drop off your gear so you don't have to carry it from the parking area.

Thank petest50
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Reviewed August 13, 2013

Moonlight beach is a nice little beach that we visited briefly one afternoon on a trip in the area. It seems to have good facilities and it's quite scenic. However, it gets very crowded and it is very hard to find parking. I'm sure there are less crowded beaches in the area.

Thank Stephanie S
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Reviewed July 31, 2013

A really lovely beach.The new facilities are very good but rather disappointingly there was a lot of seaweed on the beach which isn't cleared away and attracts a lot of unpleasant flies.Seems a shame to spoil such a lovely beach with poor maintenance.

2  Thank Steve M
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