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Carpinteria State Beach Campground

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Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

This was the third and final stop on our road trip down the CA Central Coast. I am so glad we decided to stay here. The drive from Pismo Beach to Carpinteria, particularly along 154 through the Los Padres National Forest was beautiful. What we...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank fullmoonslay
Reviewed 8 October 2018

STAY AWAY!! We camped in Carp's Santa Cruz loop and had terrible CA ground squirrel issues. The guy in #220 had $1,500 damage done to his engine wiring during a 2 day stay! I kept my hood open but they still chewed on my air...More

Date of stay: October 2018
2  Thank YappOff
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We had site #365 in Santa Rosa camp which backed up onto the beach. Space to our left is beach access so no it was nice no one can park there. Sites are very close together so there is no privacy - the price for...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank belleromero
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Bad: Camping like sardines in a parking lot. We camped in the San Miguel loop. The beach right below this loop is bad. Only a small area to sit on the beach and only when the tide is out. For a crappy little camping spot...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

I notice that there are more bad reviews than should be , this place is absolutely amazing . People don’t come to carpinteria state beach to have this private secluded beach camping spot away from everyone , they come here because of the atmosphere as...More

Date of stay: May 2018
10  Thank Alan B
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Carpinteria State Beach Campground Hotel Carpinteria
United States > California > Carpinteria
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Carpinteria State Beach Campground Hotel Carpinteria
United States > California > Carpinteria
Traveller (54)
Pool & Beach (7)
Room & Suite (7)
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Anne A
4 September 2015|
Response from 702LasVegas | Reviewed this property |
Hi Anne, in addition to the regular sites, they have larger group sites that can accommodate a much larger amount of people and vehicles in one spot. Hope this helps and have fun!!
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"There are places to camp for tents and motor homes."
27 Jun 2017
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"hook up sites are very tiny."
28 Aug 2016
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"pick a site that doesn't back up to the bathroom for more privacy"
20 Jul 2015
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"Get individual sites enven with a group, with one facing the water and group up there for the view and fun."
3 Sep 2014
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