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Imperial Beach Pier

2 Elder Avenue, Imperial Beach, CA 91932
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Nice drive from Coronado Island

We drove over to Imperial Beach after visiting Coronado Island. Very nice pier and little boardwalk... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Not much there

There wasn't much to do but the view was wonderful. Maybe do a little more for those that go there... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ron J
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“tin fish” (23 reviews)
“nice walk” (20 reviews)
2 Elder Avenue, Imperial Beach, CA 91932
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We drove over to Imperial Beach after visiting Coronado Island. Very nice pier and little boardwalk area. A nice town! We did not walk the beach but it looked peaceful.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There wasn't much to do but the view was wonderful. Maybe do a little more for those that go there. Lots of fishermen. Walked around the end which was filthy lots of fish bait on the walk and seemed very unsanitary.

Thank Ron J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Imperial beach and the pier recently, and it is a lovely place to visit. The parking situation is rough, the available parking was full, so we ended up parking rather far away on the street, which was unmetered and free....More

Thank braylady86
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Our first hour on Imperial Beach we walked the pier and saw dolphins, then saw a fisherman pull a stingray out of the water. Everyone on the pier watched this endeavor for about 45 minutes...fascinating! We ate fish tacos at The Tin Fish and they...More

Thank MarGal67
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We came here right before sunset. No one in the water = I hear that the Tiajuana River with sewage drains into the ocean, so that is probably why. There are local bars and eateries close to the pier. It was easy to find parking...More

Thank VegasBling
Reviewed 23 June 2017

The pier is a wooden plank type pier with a restaurant at the end. It is a great place to fish from or just stroll out on and watch the surfers. Great place to see the sun set from as well. I always find it...More

Thank SK M
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Very cool pier, one of several in area. Great place to take a walk and enjoy the ocean and coastline views.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Take a walk on the pier at sunset and get a beautiful picture. You can see Point Loma and Downtown San Diego.

Thank Hikertraveler2015
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

How special. A nice walk. Wonderful way of getting past the surf; of passing people who are fishing off the dock. There's even a restaurant at the end of the pier.

Thank Realtyhank
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Spent parts of 2 days at at pier and walking on beach. Don't get to see much beach sand or ocean in Arizona, so always a pleasure when I do. Pier is clean, lots of locals fishing off the pier. Lifeguards and sheriff both patrol...More

Thank Ronnie P
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9 August 2017|
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Response from misty_bee_Wyo | Reviewed this property |
I was there in April. I didn't see any signs regarding unsafe waters. I did see plenty of folks fishing off of the pier, and a lot of surfers in the ocean.
5 June 2017|
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Response from Linda S | Reviewed this property |
Definitely worth the trip!!
5 June 2017|
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Response from Z6343VCjohnh | Reviewed this property |
Unbearable no.... mildly uncomfortable sometimes. Open a window & it's usually fine... Our family swim all the time. Years ago it was pretty polluted & they have had a couple 'mid-haps' this year but were cleaned up real... More