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Beach with pier and harbour close by

We ate lunch at harbour then walked out to beach. It was not one of my favorite beaches I have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anne_PinkBiker
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Sandy, Utah
Serene beach

Harbor beach is a quiet beach with not too much public. We walked on the rock formations that went... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ATJaweed
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Los Angeles, California
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Harbor Drive, Oceanside, CA
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"romantic evening"
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"play volleyball"
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"joe's crab shack"
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"great waves"
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"free parking"
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"california coast"
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"beautiful sunset"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate lunch at harbour then walked out to beach. It was not one of my favorite beaches I have seen. You could see the pier and might have been a nice walk. The harbor was not crowded and found plenty of parking

Thank Anne_PinkBiker
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Harbor beach is a quiet beach with not too much public. We walked on the rock formations that went into the water. The sunset was beautiful. We got some great pics that day.

Thank ATJaweed
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome atmosphere. A place that calms your spirit and relaxes you. Beautiful ocean with clear clean warm water and terrific waves. Good food, good music and good vibes.

Thank OceanLovers32
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Harbor is just amazing. Beautiful views of the ocean, fishing and wildlife! My kids loved it. Can’t wait to come back again.

Thank Orthowife10
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The river's channel area may possibly be waded through (depends on flow) but it is the nesting place of protected ground-dwelling birds so, take the pedestrian overpass and make your way through Harbor Village to the beach. There are shade structures over picnic tables and...More

Thank on_the_go_98765
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

been going to this beach since i was a kid.i still love this beach 35 years later. lots of sand.no rocks and fishing off the jetty (need a fishing licence for that) lots of parking and great top of the line food at the harbor

Thank chrisdisanto79
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

I would rate this restaurant a five star except both food and service can be iffish. I usually have fish but the last time I ordered I got two tails, all kin and less meat. THe view is great, parking no problem.

Thank Jan T
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

All I can say is amazing, Visit it if you can. My review was to short, so I will extend it to say again, amazing. Kind Regards, Friscoboy

1  Thank jmickschl
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

This beach was one of the best that I've ever been to it was clean the people are friendly and the view was awesome

1  Thank bmsaiz01
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Very beatiful sandy beach. Clean with showers and place to cook meal. Especially romantic evening time. Good waves. Just a bit shallow water.

1  Thank Gabija S
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corinnes57
6 March 2018|
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Response from Jan T | Reviewed this property |
Some beaches allow dogs without leashes in Carlsbad for example, which is next to Oceanside.
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llanex v
16 September 2016|
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Response from Jay O | Reviewed this property |
There is no time limit, you just need to "reserve" one on a weekend or holiday early (by 7 or 8am) by someone physically sitting next to it preferably with your beach stuff, umbrellas, chairs, wood. Unfortunately that... More
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