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Address: 8471 Pacific Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651
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Love this little cove!

Charming and fun!!! Have been to the restaurant and have been for a party at a charming beach house. Wonderful!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Charming and fun!!! Have been to the restaurant and have been for a party at a charming beach house. Wonderful!!

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Thornhill, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its like stepping back in History to a simpler cleaner time. The Beach walk is one of my favourites and as a matter of fact it becomes a daily ritual when in Newport Beach

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Laguna Woods, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The view is fantastic. It is not crowded. One can walk the beach for a long way without a crowd. There are old cabins that are from the 1950's era with the old time radio, refrigerator with coil on the top, etc. One can rent a cabin for overnight. (I have not done that). There is a nice restaurant with... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a wonderful each early in the morning, it is a State Park and is best to get there early to avoid the crowds. There is a restaurant called the "Beachcomer" that had Breakfast Lunch and dinner. Nothing but Seaglass can be picked up from this beach as it is protected. I Love collecting Seaglass, picking it up along... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visiting this place with my family during the holidays, the weather was nice, cool, and sunny... the walk along the beach was nice... and the scenery in general was beautiful... got a few interesting pictures of the seagulls, sanderlings, and the scenery

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San Jose, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Crystal Cove is comprised of both a beach as well as a network of trails that extend into the foothills above Laguna Beach. I only visited the trail network, so my review focuses on that. I rode most of the trails on my mountain bike during my trip to Laguna Beach. The trails are well maintained are mostly fire roads,... More 

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Valparaiso, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can walk along the ocean or on the path on the cliff. Either way, you are walking along the ocean and enjoying the CA coast. It's relaxing and beautiful. This park was my favorite and we went back a second time. I wish I lived near it, I would walk there every day!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although PCH goes right through the park and it's just minutes from Laguna Beach and Corona del Mar, Crystal Cove is a true nature retreat. The beaches below the cliffs are spectacular. The mountain hiking and biking area is rugged and beautiful. We've even backpacked there! The bungalows are hard to reserve, but the area is great to visit. The... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Incredible views - beautiful walk on the beach. Eat at the beachcomber excellent food and great to just stare out onto the beach

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

This is such a great spot. We paid $5 for an hour but I think it was $15 for all day parking. We came on a Tuesday so it was pretty empty. They have trials where lots of walkers/ joggers take advantage of the great weather. The beach is very clean... so two thumbs up for that. They had a... More 

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