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Super beach for fun in the sun

Main beach has a nice flat beach to walk up too. Many beaches in Laguna have stairs. This beach has... read more

Reviewed yesterday
ebonyinkspot
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Laguna Beach, California
via mobile
Beautiful beach!

Loved the views and cleanliness. Short walks to tidepools during low tide too. Saw dolphins our... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Deanna P
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Shoreline, Washington
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Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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"people watching"
in 29 reviews
"volleyball nets"
in 9 reviews
"great place to people watch"
in 10 reviews
"children's playground"
in 5 reviews
"nice boardwalk"
in 9 reviews
"across the street"
in 27 reviews
"lifeguard tower"
in 9 reviews
"basketball court"
in 9 reviews
"grassy area"
in 5 reviews
"board walk"
in 5 reviews
"downtown laguna"
in 7 reviews
"heisler park"
in 20 reviews
"public restrooms"
in 7 reviews
"tide pools"
in 18 reviews
"easy access"
in 7 reviews
"southern california"
in 12 reviews
"art galleries"
in 7 reviews
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Main beach has a nice flat beach to walk up too. Many beaches in Laguna have stairs. This beach has volleyball courts and basketball courts. Located by the famous lifeguard tower, access to shopping and restaurants.

Thank ebonyinkspot
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved the views and cleanliness. Short walks to tidepools during low tide too. Saw dolphins our first day and a seal hanging on bird rock the 2nd day. Only complaint is the busy road and crazy drivers. Beach is beautiful and well kept!

Thank Deanna P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a great time with family at the beach. This beach was very clean and had great scenery. There is a park for kids and a place to wash the sand off before you leave. Parking was a little hard to find but we finally...More

Thank Jon E
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The beach here is very nice. There are several sand volleyball courts and you can catch a craft market at times as well. Very close to a ton of shopping and restaurants.

Thank MeraKi25
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Main Beach occupied a long strand of sand on the Pacific Ocean at the end of Laguna Canyon Road. While parking can be tight( hey use the parking lot in the canyon and take the FREE trolley ride into town!!) Main Beach never disappoints. Play...More

Thank snorkadore
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Main beach is so iconic and while it is very busy it still is worth the visit. Enjoy an extended walk to Heisler park with its fantastic views of main beach and the city beyond. If you have the time drive up to crescent bay...More

Thank BoboTravlr
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Reviewed 17 March 2018

Its a fabulous well attended and equipped beach right in town with all amenities and fantastic for all

Thank keithgiles2018
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

We went across the street to Johnny Rockets and got burgers, onion rings and milkshakes and spent some time at Main Beach. It was warm enough for swimsuits and there were alot of people out. Time spent here is a classic California beach experience. :)

Thank syrahgirl
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

The sand is clean and first beautiful, the beach is enormous so there is plenty of room even when it is crowded.

Thank etd2015
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

If you're headed to Laguna Beach, you must must must walk on Main Beach, the heart of Laguna. You will experience the widest ocean views, walk the boardwalk, playground for kids and cheers from the public basketball courts. Cross the street to Forest Ave. for...More

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Maximilian H
7 March 2017|
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Response from Susan Haines L | Reviewed this property |
September is often the warmest month of the year. It will be amazing. Make sure your resort has air conditioning as a few of the older ones do not. If you are ocean front you wont need it with the breeze.
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June K
30 July 2016|
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Response from Randy N | Reviewed this property |
No,main beach is open 7 days a week
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mystical1
20 May 2016|
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Response from Brian B | Reviewed this property |
One of the busiest times of the year. If you are going to only be there for a few hours I'd suggest parking anywhere but there. Park a mile or two away and then take the free trolly. If you are limited with your walking... More
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