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“Nice for a picnic lunch”
Review of Spanish Landing

Spanish Landing
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Hourly Double Kayak Rental
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1,085 reviews
559 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
“Nice for a picnic lunch”
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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  • English first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
West Covina, California
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20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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“Great Spot For A Quiet Lunch”
Reviewed September 22, 2013

Up until two years ago wifey and I would drive 124 miles to our favorite deli in Pacific Beach then head over to 'our' bench across from the marina at the Sheraton on Harbor Island and watch the sailboats pass by. Then when we were done we'd clean our mess and drive home. Now-a-days the spirit is willing but the flesh is weak, and older. Why is youth wasted on the young? Meaning someone who's lived and learn now knows what to do with all that ability of the body but now doesn't have the body to do it with!

Visited October 2012
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San Diego, California
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“Not a spot I would go out of my way for”
Reviewed August 5, 2013

As a park, Spanish Landing is average. There are a lot of other parks I would go to before Spanish Landing, though it does offer an exceptional view of the harbor and downtown skyline.

As a location to drop Car2Go on the way to a flight, it is great. There is plenty of parking, unlike on Harbor Island. It is about the same distance as the closest public parking on Harbor Island. Hopefully, SAN is able to complete their construction soon so that accessing the airport is a bit more direct. Currently, the only way to get to terminal one is to walk down to Harbor Island Dr. and turn in there. It is about a half mile, and there is plenty of sidewalk. I wouldn't recommend the walk for travelers with anything heavier than a roll-aboard.

Visited July 2013
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San Diego
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“Scenic place , nice breeze”
Reviewed June 16, 2013 via mobile

Visited this place on a self expedition tour . It gave me a beautiful view of the sea and downtown skyline. A perfect picnic spot for family , joggers, photography and explorers like me. Also there is a real nice restaurant here by the name of tom hams lighthouse

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