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Mission Beach

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Address: San Diego, CA 92109
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Along with Pacific Beach and Ocean Beach, Mission Beach forms the coastline...

Along with Pacific Beach and Ocean Beach, Mission Beach forms the coastline of San Diego.

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US$65.00*
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San Diego Life at the Beach Tour
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US$90.00*
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Private San Diego Sightseeing Tour

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Oh my home away from home I wish I could afford to always stay!

I LOVE visiting this place. So much to do, so much to easily walk to, so many good restaurants, yummy drinks, an amusement park, expansive beach with hours friendly for dogs... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I LOVE visiting this place. So much to do, so much to easily walk to, so many good restaurants, yummy drinks, an amusement park, expansive beach with hours friendly for dogs (yay!) and beautiful place to take sunset pictures to hang on your wall and be amazed with! Perfect for flying your drone around too for awesome footage. People surf... More 

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Laredo, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I walked the boardwalk along the beach and really enjoyed it. We had a chance to see the beautiful sunset and our dogs really liked it as well. There are lots of restaurants and there is a little amusement park with a roller coaster. There's lots to see and do and people are really friendly. We have... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The beach is so big, that you can spend hours just walking around it. The water is cool and clear. And the sunset is marvelous! Parking maybe a challenge, so be prepared to wait in line.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The water is warm and clear. By the beach there are several stores selling shirts representing the area. Most places you can chose your own print and style of shirt which is pretty cool! There's a roller coaster ect by the beach and a trail for biking and college skating. Very cultural. Lots of food available!

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Denver, CO
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed a block off the beach and could still hear the waves! Soft sand, wide beach, great waves, and a old-time amusement part at the end. Great place to be in the fall!!

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Cape May Beach
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You can take your pick of places for fun activities: the ocean, the beach or the strand way. You can easily rent bikes or skates to glide along the strand way darting people walking. If's friendly and even somewhat full on cold, damp days. Joggers seem to be present from dawn to dusk. You'll see surfing classes on the beach... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super beach for walking or swimming or just sitting. If you go early morning you will see the joggers and bikers and lots of dogs. Water was cold but that didn't stop the kids from going in. We watched the surfers in the early morning. Set back from the beach are a couple of quaint restaurants. Make sure to walk... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I always stay in Mission Beach when I go to San Diego. I am a huge beach person and the beach community there is awesome! So many restaurants, bars, and little shops. And, you are still close to any where in the area you want to go. Easy drive to Sea World, Old Town, La Jolla, etc.

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved the beach and park area!! So clean and inviting. Water crystal clear and a treat for the kids after being used to the Atlantic Coast! Wish we had had more time to spend here, it truly was beautiful! This is a place I plan to return to in the near future!!

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my favorite beach in San Diego simply because of the variety of things to do. Whether you want to surf, or watch, swim, have a great meal, or a cheap amazing taqueria, do some shopping, ride a bike, or walk the boardwalk, this is the place! also has free wifi! I've brought my work to this beach many... More 

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