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Address: 33904 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, CA 90265
Phone Number: +1 310-457-2525

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Hot surfing spot in the summer if you like lefts

From Spring to Fall this spot is known for long left peeling off the point when South swells pour into the region. Best at low tide, early morning when winds blow off shore. Takes... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 October 2016
Tom R
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Santa Monica, California

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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

From Spring to Fall this spot is known for long left peeling off the point when South swells pour into the region. Best at low tide, early morning when winds blow off shore. Takes swells 3-18 feet but watch out for the dangerous violent shore break when it gets big.

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Malibu, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Nicholas is a beautiful beach, secluded and clean. There is plenty of paid parking along with the standard pay machine. If you don't wanna pay, you can hike a hundred yards or so from PCH. I think it's worth the parking fee. Lifeguard station is there although I haven't ever figured out when the lg is on duty/schedule. The beach... More 

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Malibu, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

Nice beach and not a lot of people come here. Great swimming and you can almost always see sea lions around. Bring your umbrella and beach blanket and enjoy the peace without the crowds.

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Alpharetta, Georgia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2015

We just pulled off to take a few pictures - they are all postcard worthy. Wish we had had more time to spend there.

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Locust Grove
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

We went early in the morning and it was deserted. We saw a seal and a few birds that let you get up pretty close. We were lucky enough to be the only people on the entire beach and got to take in all of sights and sounds. Absolutely worth the price to park.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2014 via mobile

Gorgeous Beach! Feel the warm sand between your toes, breeze in your hair and the smell and sounds of the Ocean! Beautiful , clean and worth the drive , romantic for anytime, for two , families, party's . Fly a kite, frisbee, no matter what it's a picture perfect spot to take in the clean, beautiful Beach! Enjoy your visit.... More 

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Malibu, California, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2013

Great beach if you like a laid-back, secluded feeling. Clean water, clean beach, decent surfing conditions and normally a few locals. You will miss the entrance if you are not looking for it.

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Titusville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2013

There are less people on this beach than others. Has a life guard and easy access from the pay per view parking lot.The cash meters are a challenge. A nice beach to take a walk or watch the sunset. Very little activity when we visited as it was near sunset. Took our beach chairs and watched the sunset. Later two... More 

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CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2012

We had our wedding here back in 2005 and keep coming back every now and then when we're visiting Malibu. On our wedding days, it was in winter but so nice and warm, the dolphins came close to the beach. our guests enjoyed watching them:) This beach is quiet, very suitable for relaxing and has long stretch beach to walk... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2012

Well maintained LA County Beach. Clean, paved driveway and parking. Nice foliage including bougainvillaea, birds of paradise and native CA plants and succulents. Parking machines are quick for credit cards; had trouble putting cash in. Picnic tables and benches in the parking lot and at the plateau by the lifeguard tower. Cool wooden stairs that lead to lower levels. Not... More 

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