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Manhattan Beach Pier

The Strand, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
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Overlook the Pacific

Manhattan Beach Pier is a great place to sit or walk. Watch the surfers from a bench, relax and... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Philadelphia, PA
Quaint pier to watch surfers and listen to rolling waves

I had not been back to visit the Manhattan Beach Pier since 1992. It was rebuilt shortly after I... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Montreal, Canada
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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The Strand, Manhattan Beach, CA 90266

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Reviewed yesterday

Manhattan Beach Pier is a great place to sit or walk. Watch the surfers from a bench, relax and rest in the café.

Thank patraveller2007
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had not been back to visit the Manhattan Beach Pier since 1992. It was rebuilt shortly after I moved out of LA in 1991-92. I recommend an early morning walk 6-7 to watch the surfers and stroll along this pier and enjoy the sounds...More

Thank MontrealMan49
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended for an afternoon walk. You can sit in a bench and watch the surfers. Has a cafe and a marine center at the end.

Thank ponchocas
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pier is so pretty and relaxing. Very clean and the 2 hour parking was free this month because of the holidays.

Thank Bridgetpianos
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice beach pier in Manhattan Beach. Was very windy on the day I visit. Lots of waves. It made it all more spectacular.

Thank HarryHarry123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderfully clean and quaint beach with plenty of restrooms and easy parking (paid by the hour). The pier has ice cream and iced coffee. Great views.

Thank BlueSki3s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Manhattan Beach is the place to go for relaxation by the ocean. Take your camera to the pier and capture the sun sparkling on the ocean. Sounds like a cliché, but it's true: the sun sparkles like diamonds on the water. Imagine the positive effect...More

Thank Jonathan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sand, surfers, roundhouse, aquarium, beach goers, joggers, bikers... These pretty much sum up what you would find at the Manhattan Beach Pier. During this cool morning when we visited, there were many surfers trying the waves. The sand was just right for those who were...More

Thank Hexelspixels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is always a great place to simply let the hustle and bustle of life fall away.... The sound and smell of the ocean and the and the weather are an unbeatable combo

Thank C C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A great stroll wonderful views... people watching... photo ops... and fresh air all rolled up.. .a mist go to..

Thank Jerry P
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Antonio R
29 September 2016|
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Response from Eamonn M | Reviewed this property |
that lot closes at 9 as stated by the sign at the entrance into the lot, no idea why it does, but it does, sorry
12 December 2015|
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Response from CMac511 | Reviewed this property |
That's an interesting question. Much of it goes on what you're looking for. Manhattan Beach is a beautiful beach. It has large sand areas and beautiful waves. Santa Monica is also a beautiful beach with almost as large of... More