Lovely beach, not as busy as expected. Very relaxing. The sunset here is amazing. A must visit if in Santa Monica.
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Santa Monica is a must. Walking the pier and third street promenade close by are all bonuses of coming to this beach. It does get cold during winter and spring, but summer and fall are usually perfect beach weather. The sand is endless is seems...More
The last stop on our road trip was LA and I wanted to get my feet in the Pacific Ocean before going home. The beach is beautiful, soft white sand, blue sea what's not to love? Apart from the amount of poor folk who've fallen...More
the power of the pacific ocean here is immense so be careful with small children. the amenities of the pier are great and there is various wash places to get the sand off before leaving. recommend being close to the pier.
A wonderful beach, clean, wide and never filled. I enjoyed one of Cali's sunny days on the beach, water was clean and great as well. and you can walk/ rent a bike and enjoy the lovely boardwalk of Santa Monica with the marvelous gift shops...More
This is definitely a beach of merit. A massive expanse of sand that appears to be cleaned daily. Even on a very hot weekend and with thousands flocking there, it was never packed as it is massive. Surf looks benign enough but some surfers were...More