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Moonstone Beach

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Address: Cambria, CA 93452
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Charming and natural beach.

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Majestic beach

Beautiful, majestic beach. A great place to walk either on the boardwalk or the beach below. Cool little cafes, restaurants and shops nearby, too. Our good friends got married... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful, majestic beach. A great place to walk either on the boardwalk or the beach below. Cool little cafes, restaurants and shops nearby, too. Our good friends got married here, and can't imagine a more beautiful backdrop.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I live on the calif north coast, its beautiful. Moonstone Beach on the central coast is one of the most gorgeous beaches in all of California hands down! Deep blue water whitecap waves, rock structures and great sand to walk the beach. Family friendly and romantic. Close to Hearst Castle and the Elephant Seal viewing areas just a few minutes... More 

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Benicia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a beautiful and peaceful place. This is our second visit this year and I'm sure we will be back.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Husband and I stayed in a cottage close by and walked the. Each at sunset several nights. It wasn't the best beach ever but peaceful and relaxing none the less

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A walk along the boardwalk at moonstone beach is nurturing for the soul. The crashing waves, beautiful driftwood and expanse of ocean can be admired as you wonder along. This is a must for all fortunate visitors to this gorgeous township.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While waiting for a table at Moonstone Beach bar and Grill, we decided to go across the street to the beach. The views and scenery are fantastic. There is a nice little boardwalk that you can walk along above The beach. We also climbed down to the beach and although we did not search for moonstones we did climb out... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Moonstone is a little hidden gem along the Central Coast. The beach is a beautiful adventure. Walk along the boardwalk or access the beach at one of the many points along the boardwalk and spend the day searching for moonstones and other treasures.

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Sugar Land, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Moonstone Beach is a wonderful lace to take a long stroll. There is a nice wooden walkway all aong the beach or you can go down to the beach and watch the waves. There are alot of beautiful moonstones for the kids to collect.This is not to be missed stop along Hwy 1

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The central coast of California is a must see for anyone. Moonstone Beach is one of my favorite places to visit. A short ride to the beautiful Village of Cambria and just a few miles north to the scenic wonders of Big Sir and beyond.

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Langhorne, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful beach, tons of trails along the Pacific. Photo ops at every turn - you can't beat this stop!

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