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Harbor Beach

Harbor Drive, Oceanside, CA
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Great time

This beach was one of the best that I've ever been to it was clean the people are friendly and the... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2017
via mobile
Nice beach

Very beatiful sandy beach. Clean with showers and place to cook meal. Especially romantic evening... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Gabija S
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Harbor Drive, Oceanside, CA
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This beach was one of the best that I've ever been to it was clean the people are friendly and the view was awesome

Thank bmsaiz01
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Very beatiful sandy beach. Clean with showers and place to cook meal. Especially romantic evening time. Good waves. Just a bit shallow water.

Thank Gabija S
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Lovely beach with nice views. Spent a couple of evenings there watching the sun go down, very enjoyable and clean. Parking is very expensive, so if you can catch a ride with Uber, do so!!

Thank poco01x
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Driving down for a fun day by the beach. The Harbor is a must visit when you are there. Nice long sandy beach to walk and swim.

Thank babybatman8
Reviewed 31 August 2017

This was our go to beach in O-side, but we may have to re-think that. We were OK with paying the old rate of $8.00 for the day, but that has been raised to $15.00. If they raised the rate and added more metered parking...More

4  Thank Russell A
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Sun, sand and waves are all you need to have a great day! Easy beach access and convenient paid parking. Lots of restaurants and shops nearby. This is a must do in Oceanside.

Thank Wendy W
Reviewed 8 August 2017

I go running on this beach all the time. Beautiful soft sand and perfect waves. Lots of restaurants nearby, restroom, and fire pits on the beach. Nice hotels and cottages if you want to stay a while. Great place for surfing and there's even an...More

Thank DavidAlemian
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great beach to take a stroll, do a picnic, or play volleyball...All kinds of activities for all ages. The Oceanside Harbor Beach is adjacent to Oceanside Harbor and all the shops and restaurants. We always park in the harbor area so its easier to find...More

Thank MandC0218
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Very nice place to take the family for relaxing day. We enjoyed walking around wasn't a lot of people but not sure about weekends.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Good things about Harbor Beach, it has room for RV parking, there are shaded picnic areas and it's close to the Harbor Village where there are nice restaurants, shops, and restrooms. Not so great things, depending upon your point of view and how many are...More

1  Thank Kathy C
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llanex v
16 September 2016|
Response from Jay O | Reviewed this property |
There is no time limit, you just need to "reserve" one on a weekend or holiday early (by 7 or 8am) by someone physically sitting next to it preferably with your beach stuff, umbrellas, chairs, wood. Unfortunately that... More