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“pump house”(8 reviews)
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6800 Neptune Place, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92083
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for a week in LaJolla Village and came to spend time on this particular beach several times. It is pretty special and the surfers are entertaining.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Suzijani
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beach was at the end of the road of the Airbnb that we stayed in.. It was amazing. Natural beauty without the crowds. Sit and watch sunsets, surfers and just take in the surrounding beauty. MUCH less crowded that the other La Jolla beaches...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank megsouth
Reviewed 9 November 2018

My husband and I have traveled up and down the California coast over the last 30 years. We honeymooned in Monterrey, Cambria and Santa Barbara. These days we spend more time in SoCal, especially La Jolla. Recently we rented a house at Windansea Beach and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank margie_s_h
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This beach was nice and quiet in the morning. The beach was not crowded. Good place to take a walk with family and watch the waves and surfers.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank SantaM0nicaTraveler
Reviewed 31 October 2018

This is cool beach to just get a look at or to sit on the sand for some quiet time. It's not a family beach or for swimming and could be quite dangerous for that. The water can suck you away or crash you. Only...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We went to this place at the end of the day to watch the sunset and it was incredible. Beautiful and clean beach.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aline P
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Everyone is really mean at Windansea and they dont like tourists crowding up the place and they let you know that. A guy told me to leave and never come back. Another guy said "Welcome to Windansea now go HOME!" I didn't even think I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

An absolutely spectacular place for a wedding! Not crowded with people, it was gorgeous. Sunsets there are breathtaking. Took kids the next day to play in the ocean. Can’t wait to go back

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dove g
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

This beach has just about everything you could want: scenic views, interesting rocks, tide pools, surfing, fishing... Plus it’s a very healthy beach considering how heavily trafficked it is. There are tons of critters, crabs, sand crabs- you can even see fish in the waves!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AzuriteKey
Reviewed 24 August 2018

If you’re looking to bodyboard or surf this is your beach.6 foot waves It’s not for me. I was hoping to swim but the waves and currents are just too strong for my tastes and abilities.I like calmer gentler waves. Good crowd though. Not too...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Devotion S
10 January 2018|
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Response from DogDoggie | Reviewed this property |
there is an out house.
26 March 2017|
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Response from jackhowluks | Reviewed this property |
It'll be fantastic.We were there over New Year's, & while we didn't have an interest in braving really cold water, there were plenty of surfers and swimmers wearing wetsuits in the surf. June is perfect for most.