This is a very nice beach. The sand is fine. This beach is also a very good sunset spot. Parking can be hard to find.
About Mission Beach
1 - 10 of 1,469 reviews
Though all the beaches we visited in San Diego had some shops/restaurants, Mission Beach was the only one with a huge shopping center, so how you feel about commercialization may affect your opinion of the place. The good aspect was that if you park at...More
The beach is very nice and there's lots to do around it. Belmont park with a roller coaster is right next door, and there's many souvenir shops and restaurants. My favorite thing about this beach is the fire pits in the sand. Great for cook...More
Very clean and life guards. Water was relatively warm as people were in their without wet suits or shorties having a great time on body boards, swimming and surfing. Great green space behine beach front and volley ball courts galore. On the other side of...More
We had a great 17 mile bike ride around Mission Bay. Most of the ride was on bike path which was in good condition. There were many places to stop and rest. You can rent a bike if you didn't bring your own.
My kids had a blast here... The water was to cold for me but they did not want to leave the water. The beach was clean with plenty of space. We came two times. I wouldn't recommend on a weekend but the weekday was a...More
Not quite as crowded as some of the other beaches and surrounded by homes rather than hotels. Parking is hard to find but there are miles of spaces so look hard. Handicapped can use ANY HC spot so if a business has no parking signs...More
I've lived in Cal before & this was just too many people; took over an hour to find a place to park, so that person was NOT happy.