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Dog Beach

3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
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Fun small beach

I enjoyed this small beach, right across from the Belmont Race Track. There were some fun rocks to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
$43 parking ticket

I didn't even see the signs. No other beach I had been to charged for parking. And $43 - I won't... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
San Diego, California
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“off leash” (23 reviews)
“labor day” (15 reviews)
“low tide” (13 reviews)
3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I enjoyed this small beach, right across from the Belmont Race Track. There were some fun rocks to explore on the north side of the beach and plenty of space for the people that were there. Looked like there were some volleyball classes going on...More

Thank gabi_kansas
Reviewed 6 days ago

I didn't even see the signs. No other beach I had been to charged for parking. And $43 - I won't be going back to this town. I could have handled a $20 parking ticket - but $43 is just taking advantage of those of...More

Thank terbhr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Del Mar Beach is a dog friendly beach. However, during the summer months, dogs must be leashed at all times. After Labor Day, dogs can run freely.

1  Thank Lew B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

If you want a protected inlet where little ones can play in the water without having to worry to much about the surf, check this place out

Thank Tim568
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great day at beach. Nice people and cutie dogs with fun climbing ricks and hanging out. Glorious day.

Thank lwindrow
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Went on a bright Friday afternoon. Lots of great activity around. Few restaurants overlooking the beach for a great sunset view.

Thank SubSan
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Ok, I must admit that I am a puppy crazy. I was on vacation without my doggies and when I heard we were near the dog beach I HAD to visit. Parking was easy and as we walked, I could hear the dogs having an...More

Thank Daydreamer025
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This beach is perfect for your dogs. There is also a small channel if your pooch doesn't like the waves. Everyone there is very considerate of the dogs. There is also easy, close metered parking.

Thank Darla G
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Great place to take the dogs on a weekend for some exercise and socialization. Beach is well maintained.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We have been taking our dog here for years and there is one rule of thumb that we follow strictly. We only go when the tide is below 2 feet. Anything over 2 feet and most of the beach (and the best parts of the...More

Thank Deadcat2
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Questions & Answers
13 June 2016|
Response from BNouv | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed everyday as far as I know. It is designated as a dog beach.
Anne K
16 October 2015|
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Response from hortonms | Reviewed this property |
No it's beachfront only with water faucets for doggies and peope