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Summer Getaway

Steps beach is one of my favorite places on Nantucket, it is a relaxing and quiet beach away from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Los Angeles, California
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not easy to walk down with small kids or bulky bags

My sister and I decided to explore this beach while on a girls trip in Cali. It was a beautiful... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Houston, Texas
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31972 Pacific Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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All reviews pack light great workout cool cave travel light decent shape during low tide flights of stairs street parking parking is limited bathroom facilities the cliff bring water beautiful spot tide pools nice walk southern california beach
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How did this ever get the name ? 238 steps is a far cry from 1000. I did it in flip flops !!! It does go to the beach so that is nice. Hard to find parking in the neighborhood across the street.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Steps beach is one of my favorite places on Nantucket, it is a relaxing and quiet beach away from all the noise.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Benwagstaff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My sister and I decided to explore this beach while on a girls trip in Cali. It was a beautiful, yet busy beach. Lots of homes overlook the beach, with plenty of area to explore. I prefer the beach closer to the Ritz Carlton for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank rmm151s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you go up and down these steps a couple of times you will definitely get a good cardio workout! The beach is wonderful as are most beaches around the area. There are not any dining, restroom, etc. facilities but it feels like your own...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DrPappy
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

When I was a kid, I loved this beach. But no more! It's just too hard to walk to, at 69. Next lifetime, maybe?

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank califcasl
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Well, there are not 1000 steps to the beach. We were kind of disappointed as we were going for that. However, I was grateful when we climbed back up. It is steep. The beach is beautiful and not crowded. It’s fun watching the waves and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank bjt1107
Reviewed 20 September 2018

As you might expect....a little easier going down than climbing back up. But really not that bad at all and pretty nice spot to relax and enjoy the ocean views and the amazing properties way up looking down. Parking not the easiest and if you...More

Date of experience: July 2018
4  Thank Derek D
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Pretty sure it’s not 1,000 steps, but it sure feels like it whenever you go back up. The beach is worth it; don’t pack a lot because you have to take it back up with you.

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Must see beautiful Beach!💕 Keep in mind that going down is your choice. Coming up is mandatory! The 225 stairs offers a great legs and glutes workout. The weather was a perfect 80 degrees!

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Regina P
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Nice beach for surfing but not too great for bathing. I enjoyed the sun and the sand and the awesome crashing of the waves on the rocks! But there’s a GREAT need for bathroom and step repair. Walked 18 blocks to find a public bathroom.

Date of experience: August 2018
4  Thank Michael A
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Marisol R
15 January 2018|
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Response from Loren B | Reviewed this property |
I have not visited the tide pools in Laguna, only those found in Corona Del Mar. All of the California coast is accessible to the public (California Coastal Commision) you need to go when the tide is low. Tide tables are... More
tyra d
11 August 2017|
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Response from LagunaBell | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are plenty of restaurants on the beach. I will suggest what I think will help you. One of the best views, cliff side, is The Cliffs. It is in a village which has a lot of little shops and the good thing about... More
14 July 2017|
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Response from Sandra S | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry katcamara this is probably confusing there is a little shack at the bottom of the stairs that they use for storage also they have a shower head so you can rinse but when we went there the bathroom area was either... More