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Walk out to the San Simeon Pier and enjoy the beautiful Pacific Ocean. Sunset is an especially... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Great stop

Located at the State Park is a pier that is a nice walk. The park has a great beach and park with... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2018
Camarillo, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk out to the San Simeon Pier and enjoy the beautiful Pacific Ocean. Sunset is an especially great time to get some beautiful photos.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

The pier provides a unique view of a beautiful beach and cove but not much more. It's worth stopping for the view but I wouldn't go out of my way just for the pier. Now the beach...that's a different story.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Peter R
Reviewed 23 November 2018 via mobile

Located at the State Park is a pier that is a nice walk. The park has a great beach and park with picnic area and restrooms. Definitely worth a visit while driving the Highway One.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travelinm2014
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Nothing exciting, just an old pier. Interesting to think of what it was back in the day when it was an active port. Now just a few fisherman.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mike T
Reviewed 3 September 2018

OK, this is a representation of my state of mind... since the beach is not very good... (see, my other review) and since it was cold.... I was not into this specific attraction... but, this is just my view of the beach and of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

then by all means, stroll out this one. We stopped and decided the Cayucos Pier was the only pier we would walk this day. California has a number of piers that are far more interesting. But there’s not much to do in San Simeon itself...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ChinaLake1
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Besides the pier there are other shops and stuff here. a nice place to picnic too.Plenty of parking here also

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rickczap
Reviewed 27 July 2018

The last thing you expect is a massive pier but it is really massive (high) and a good place for a stroll if the weather is good. We went after a visit to Hearst Castle and had lunch nearby.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank sujatojo
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Amazing feat to build this pier. It has seen better days and has several gaps in the planking. Typically the wind is so strong one must really button up. Still a great place to go.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Jennifer O
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Our primary reason to stop was to use the park restrooms. We also walked to the end of the pier, past a few people fishing, and looked at the coastline from a different perspective.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bob S
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