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1,000 Steps Beach

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Address: 31972 Pacific Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

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Very nice beach!

Definitely enjoyed this beach even though it was a bit windy and cold so we didn't want to sunbathe nor swim. It was nice just to talk on the beach, look at the beautiful houses... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Rebecka J
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Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
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Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely enjoyed this beach even though it was a bit windy and cold so we didn't want to sunbathe nor swim. It was nice just to talk on the beach, look at the beautiful houses and explore the cave at the end of the beach. The stairs down and up from the beach it's also a pretty good exorcise for... More 

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Mission Viejo, California
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317 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice beach in classic Laguna. Surrounded by houses with amazing views. Lot's of rocks and boulders in the water.

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Connecticut
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129 reviews
56 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Great beach and great views, however parking is not good. Maybe an early start to this location would be better, but low tide is better for the caves. All in all a worth while adventure to 1,000 Steps Beach.

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los angeles, ca
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5 reviews
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Beautiful beach. Fairly secluded. Well worth the climb both in and out. Visited 3 or 4 times the past few years, and each time we loved it.

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Rancho Palos Verdes, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Great beach with beautiful sunsets. This beach requires fitness. Parking is difficult and you must be able to climb up and down lots of stairs.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I just say that because it's more do able to go down (or up) 100 stairs than 1000 this entrance is rigth on 9th st. It a great little area mostly for people in the area because there is not a lot of parking unless you come in the trolley during the summer. There is no bathrooms or places to... More 

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Thank Sandra S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

So many steps to get down and up! But pretty cool once your on the beach. If you go to your left you can go to a sea cave that brings you to a small pool. Sea water crashes in and keeps the pool constantly full. If you continue to explore the private areas there are other private pools that... More 

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Thank Sclour
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36 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

You actually have to hit this spot 2 times during your stay in Laguna, once at low tide to climb through the caves and once at high tide to see the pool! Or bring lunch and stay all day! It's worth every step, looks like in Hawaii in our own back yard.

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Laguna Hills, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This location is tucked away in south laguna. Great place to go spend an afternoon for a more local vibe.

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Washington, DC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a great place to walk the steps. The payoff is the beach below. It gets crowded in the summer. Park across the street.

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