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Dog Beach

3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
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Possibly the happiest place on Earth

I always go into “dog withdrawal” when I’m away from home traveling. Stopping by this beach for a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Midland, Michigan
via mobile
For the dof lovers

We visited this beach first in 2008, and had to leave our dog home but knew how much he would have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Merrilee M
Orem, Utah
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“off leash” (22 reviews)
“low tide” (15 reviews)
“labor day” (15 reviews)
3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I always go into “dog withdrawal” when I’m away from home traveling. Stopping by this beach for a stroll with friends while in town for a business meeting was just plain awesome! So many happy dogs - it was a joy to behold! If you...More

Thank mightymomom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this beach first in 2008, and had to leave our dog home but knew how much he would have loved being there. We returned in 2017, just months after our dog had passes, and reveled in the joy of his memories. Thank you...More

Thank Merrilee M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really nice dog beach. There is an inlet which makes it interesting. Also beautiful cliffs on the beach. The beach is actually quite shallow and there is no drop off until pretty far out. You can see this when it's low tide. My dogs love...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People are friendly and so many different types of dogs - owners watch their dogs so have not experienced any issues

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Del Mar dog beach is really awesome! Dogs can run free most of the year, the area has rest rooms and places to brush off your feet; restaurants are a short walk away and the dogs have a blast!

Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place to socialize your dog, hang out and meet other people. I have taken my granddog several times. Oakley is a laber doodle and loves to run, run, run. There are dogs of all sizes. While watching your dog play you...More

Thank Computernana
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Great beach for owners with dogs they get to run free and meet other dogs and chase frisbees and balls etc .and run in the water once a year they have a dog surfing competition you need to goggle to find out when that is.

Thank Patrick K
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

What a find! Didn't know it was here until I showed up. Love dogs and enjoyed watching them play in the surf. Fun day!

Thank Randy M
Reviewed 14 November 2017

We were returning north to Solana Beach via the coast and we saw that the sun was maybe 15 minutes from setting. We stopped at the dog beach and captured a perfect moment. This clearly is a popular beach as volley ball games were being...More

Thank paul s
Reviewed 9 November 2017

This is a nice spot for dogs and humans alike. The beach itself is in a very pretty setting and is kind of contained by Hwy1, some small cliffs and the ocean. So you can let em run and romp freely and they do. Even...More

Thank Steve R
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Questions & Answers
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
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