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Moonstone Beach

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Great Views

Walking on the boardwalk is a must. Great ocean views and very peaceful. Can be a little crowded... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
William J
Los Osos, California
Beach in Winter

Sandy and smooth beach. Pretty windy but it. Was November so ..... cold water so ok... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ketchikan, Alaska
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Charming and natural beach.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tide pools” (70 reviews)
“lovely beach” (37 reviews)
“on the rocks” (46 reviews)
Cambria, CA 93452
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Walking on the boardwalk is a must. Great ocean views and very peaceful. Can be a little crowded at times.

Thank William J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Sandy and smooth beach. Pretty windy but it. Was November so ..... cold water so ok swimming. It is a beach.

Thank 170bradr
Reviewed 4 days ago

Moonstone beach is as serene as it is powerful. The White Water Inn is always welcoming, comfortable and relaxing. They went the extra mile for their customers this trip, in light of the fires. They made the rooms affordable and really understood the plight of...More

1  Thank Tuduri
Reviewed 1 week ago

Park and take a stroll along this beautiful stretch of coastline where if your lucky you may even find a real "Moonstone" to take home!

Thank SLOFoodie398
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Moonstone Beach is the must see destination in Cambria. If you love the sea, surf, sea lions and sea otters then you must make some time to visit the beach. There is a nice long boardwalk for your walking enjoyment and there are spots where...More

Thank KayB16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is drop-dead gorgeous beach, even the name is romantic. If I lived in Cambria I would be walking this beach every single day. As it was I took several videos to enjoy back home as I remember our fun trip to Cambria.

1  Thank Mara S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All of us loved the walk by the water. We visited at dusk, and the ocean was a beautiful sight. Surprisingly, it wasn't too crowded.

1  Thank CityHiker73
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed across the road from the beach, watched the sunset on the rocks and the sea lions in the tidal pools. Gorgeous!

1  Thank babsd33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice boardwalk trail along the ocean. Nice to walk in the mornings and watch the sunset. A nice place to be away from the crowds.

1  Thank julw60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being from S. California, I have been to a lot of beaches. What is so fun about going to northern Calif. beaches is seeing the sea lions and otters in the ocean. So bring your binoculars so you can see them better as they bob...More

1  Thank 2012Hotelsnob
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Questions & Answers
24 June 2017|
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Response from Fei L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very easy parking there.
3 February 2017|
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Response from Ernie S | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed on the boardwalk but not on the beach. There are a few dog-friendly hotels along the drive.
mark k
6 June 2016|
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Response from Balt E | Reviewed this property |
A definite must see..