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Dog Beach

3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
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Nice beach

Went on a bright Friday afternoon. Lots of great activity around. Few restaurants overlooking the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bengaluru, India
Dog-gone fun!

Ok, I must admit that I am a puppy crazy. I was on vacation without my doggies and when I heard we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Atlanta, GA
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“off leash” (23 reviews)
“labor day” (14 reviews)
“low tide” (13 reviews)
3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went on a bright Friday afternoon. Lots of great activity around. Few restaurants overlooking the beach for a great sunset view.

Thank SubSan
Reviewed 5 days ago

Ok, I must admit that I am a puppy crazy. I was on vacation without my doggies and when I heard we were near the dog beach I HAD to visit. Parking was easy and as we walked, I could hear the dogs having an...More

Thank Daydreamer025
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This beach is perfect for your dogs. There is also a small channel if your pooch doesn't like the waves. Everyone there is very considerate of the dogs. There is also easy, close metered parking.

Thank Darla G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place to take the dogs on a weekend for some exercise and socialization. Beach is well maintained.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been taking our dog here for years and there is one rule of thumb that we follow strictly. We only go when the tide is below 2 feet. Anything over 2 feet and most of the beach (and the best parts of the...More

Thank Deadcat2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Right on a river coming into the ocean. Street parking is pay parking and on weekends hard to get unless you get there early. No leash required but that changes on June 15th. Leash only until 9/15.

Thank Duane B
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I was in Del Mar for a week and went to the beach with my dog on four separate occasions. It's less than 5 minutes from the Hilton San Diego Del Mar and there is plenty of metered street parking. There is ample area for...More

Thank Emily C
Reviewed 10 May 2017

You can't help but giggle at the antics of the dogs, while walking and taking in the natural beauty of the beach. Joyful!

Thank Jenny-Jetset
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Great off leash space for your dog to play. A couple of choices as to where to enter, 29th street area or further north. Watch out for parking police, you do have to pay to park on the street to the north end. I was...More

Thank Worrals
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I took a drive to this beach on my last night in San Diego. It's a public access beach and there are tons of people taking their dogs down to the water to play in the surf. It's actually pretty fun to watch them all...More

Thank P5039YUtimothyl
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Are dogs allowed to go on Sundays?
12 June 2016|
Response from BNouv | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed everyday as far as I know. It is designated as a dog beach.
Anne K
Are there picnic tables at this beach?
15 October 2015|
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Response from hortonms | Reviewed this property |
No it's beachfront only with water faucets for doggies and peope