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Malibu Lagoon State Beach

23200 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-4937
(310) 457-8143
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I think my favorite Malibu beach

I love going to the beach, and love this short stretch of beach. I find parking every time in the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
A TripAdvisor Member
via mobile
Very nice view and walk. Nice place to see birds and surfers

Very nice view and walk. Nice place to see birds and surfers. Parking is $3 for an hour. Overall... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
New York City, New York
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23200 Pacific Coast Hwy, Malibu, CA 90265-4937
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I love going to the beach, and love this short stretch of beach. I find parking every time in the lot, 8 dollars a day/takes credit cards. Walking to beach is not overwhelming and for me that makes such a big difference when carrying stuff...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice view and walk. Nice place to see birds and surfers. Parking is $3 for an hour. Overall, we enjoyed it. Consider spending about 1 hour max.

Thank 367PierreA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We drove up the coast Malibu Lagoon State beach very early on our first morning in LA (jet lag). But it was so worth it. The beach was deserted except for the 2 of us & a paddle boarder. Beautiful calm seas & golden sand....More

Thank bl0ndie72
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Crowded PCH and a nice beach. Outstanding place to watch and observe the surfers. Beach is often crowded. If you want to picnic and have a day on the beach go to Zumba Beach. This is simply a beach to watch and walk the Malibu...More

Thank Cavydad
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Warm day, uncrowded. Relaxing. Has bathroom, next store to the historic village. Parking was $15, but at least there was parking!

Thank marfaith2
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a Malibu classic, perfect beach to go to, the lagoon is awesome watch the birds and enjoy the beach

1  Thank MikeinMalibu
Reviewed 19 August 2017

It is good for friends, family, surfers,and so on. It has grate view. We could enjoy nice atmosphere.

Thank kaz h
Reviewed 9 August 2017

The Malibu Lagoon is such a cool location with the water sanctuary right there. The beach itself is really nice. And its close to where the surfers are - so its fun for surf watching.

Thank vailtravelgirl
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Nice place to be. Amazing to see how it's possible to have so many people and so many wildlife and space. Be careful to swim and surf in the right places (not the same!) The lagoon landscape is just wonderful for those who love birds...More

Thank Davric73
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Our Godson, who loves to boogie board was visiting from Germany. He's a very sweet kid (16 years) and we took him here, just a bit north of Surfrider beach. The lagoon beach itself is decent. You arrive there after walking through a lagoon filled...More

1  Thank Hakally
The Malibu coastline is like a chameleon. In some
areas it resembles the French Riviera with its lush,
green hillsides descending into crescent-shaped
shorelines. In others, it feels 100% Southern
Californian with beaches wide and flat as a football
field, and often crowded with beach-goers lounging on
towels and playing volleyball. Other coastlines still
feel secluded, tucked under tall cliffs and dotted
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Sara S
29 July 2017|
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Response from John M | Reviewed this property |
No there but you can up the road about 12-15 miles at a place called sycamore beach