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Dog Beach

3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
Review Highlights
Great spot if you own a dog. dogs run around free and have a lot of fun and once a year they put the dogs on surf boards

Great beach for owners with dogs they get to run free and meet other dogs and chase frisbees and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Patrick K
San Diego, California

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

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Randy M
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
via mobile
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  • Poor1%
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“off leash” (22 reviews)
“labor day” (15 reviews)
“low tide” (14 reviews)
3006 Sandy Ln, Del Mar, CA 92014-2000
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We stopped here for an hour one afternoon while visiting Del Mar because I wanted to watch the dogs run. It was wonderful to see.

Thank Lindsay N
Reviewed 13 October 2017

We walked to the beach from Del Mar (Via de la Valle) and really enjoyed watching the regular dogs being walked by their owners. All very disciplined and well-behaved. Turning north, the cliffs are an amazing array of different banding and we continued round to...More

Thank BobandJosie
Reviewed 11 October 2017

If you don't have fun here it's your own fault. A great little sheltered beach. Dogs are allowed and people do a good job of cleaning up. Remember it's metered parking, so look for and use the pay station. Hope you and your dog have...More

Thank NoHoMike
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

What a fun day! Just me and my German shepherd! You gotta pay to park. Make sure you check tides before you go down. You want low tide. We stayed for like 2 hours. He would have stayed all day if I would have let...More

1  Thank Denise C
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I enjoyed this small beach, right across from the Belmont Race Track. There were some fun rocks to explore on the north side of the beach and plenty of space for the people that were there. Looked like there were some volleyball classes going on...More

Thank gabi_kansas
Reviewed 18 August 2017

I didn't even see the signs. No other beach I had been to charged for parking. And $43 - I won't be going back to this town. I could have handled a $20 parking ticket - but $43 is just taking advantage of those of...More

Thank terbhr
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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