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Jalama Beach County Park

Star Route, Jalama Rd, Lompoc, CA 93436
+1 805-736-3504
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Great camping!!

We come camping here every year with friends and love this place. The sites are clean and fairly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
via mobile
The way is the destiny

From the mainroad its about 20km through an amzing hilly landscape, with stunning views in valleys... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Daniel P
New York City, New York
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“burgers” (24 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (10 reviews)
“long drive” (7 reviews)
Star Route, Jalama Rd, Lompoc, CA 93436
+1 805-736-3504
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We come camping here every year with friends and love this place. The sites are clean and fairly spacious, except for the section in the middle where sites are back-to-back and there is no privacy. The beach here is popular with surfers and kite-surfers and...More

Thank campfamily50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the mainroad its about 20km through an amzing hilly landscape, with stunning views in valleys and finally the Pacific Ocean. Its a not the nicest beach in California, but an off the beaten track destination to hang out for the day or even camp...More

Thank Daniel P
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We took a quick day visit to the beach. It was my first experience seeing a beach which allows camping. How fun. We first walked along the beach (believe those reviewers who warn about the tar). We enjoyed watching the surfers, playing with the leashed...More

Thank Lkks1234
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Always wanted check this Beach out . The drive is like everyone says....long and windy and hope you don't get stuck behind somebody super slow. Both days there the wind blew stiff off the ocean all day until the Sun went down. Phone service is...More

Thank Tony K
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The 3 of us, myself, young son and Grandma all stayed one night in the Pelican Cabin. It was a great way to enjoy a camp ground! The cabin was nice, clean and comfortable. Overall, very peaceful and relaxing! We will come again!

Thank onecentpenny
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Came here for a quick visit with my spouse who grew up here. Very much a family campground/beach with the basics for a state park--and amazing beach. Watch out for the tar balls!

Thank knittermom
Reviewed 25 July 2017

The drive to the beach was spectacular. The beauty of the beach with the back drop of the mountains was breathtaking.

Thank Sandra A
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This beach is located close enough for a day trip even if its just to enjoy the famous Jalama Burger.

Thank Claudette1057
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The burgers are so worth the 14 mile twisty road! I have a friend that didn't eat beef. We split a turkey burger, which I was not looking forward to. It was off the hook delicious. I honestly didn't even realize it wasn't beef.

Thank GOPGenn
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Our intention was to find an uncrowded beach not too far from Santa Barbara to just sit and enjoy the ocean. The reviews of a train trestle near this County Park was an added incentive. After driving 14 miles on a winding road we reached...More

Thank KarenK518
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Margaret M
20 July 2015|
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Response from Elaine H | Reviewed this property |
If you are going just to eat, you can get free parking for one hour as long as you get the restaurant to stamp your pass. Otherwise, it's $10.00 for the day!
6 March 2015|
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Response from Dave T | Reviewed this property |
I googled Jalama County Park and the website came up with reservations for cabins.