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Located in the Sea Cliff neighborhood of San Francisco outside the Golden Gate, this cove is tucked between Baker Beach & Land's End. Offering spectacular views of Marin Headlands and The Golden Gate this cove of sand is good place for sunbathing...more
End of Sea Cliff Ave. off 25th AVe., San Francisco, CA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I have been going to this beach for 50 years and it has not changed much since the summer of '69. It is a nice little isolated cove hidden within a posh residential neighbourhood in Western San Francisco. I have been to many bigger, sunnier,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Andrewsk8s
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Though very small, the beach does boast great ocean views. You’d better come early as possible because the space may not accommodate many people. Around the beach there was a neighborhood of beautiful mansions, which was a fantastic view to appreciate too, if you are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank BestLambert
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Limited parking for this beach, plus you need to walk down a set of stairs. Beach offers very cool views of the Golden Gate Bridge and San Fran coastline. Also, there are little coves to the left of the beach which were interesting, especially for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank AndiamoAMagna
Reviewed 24 June 2018

You can't do one without doing the other-the Palace of Legion of Honor (now merely called Legion of Honor) is one of the most wonderful museums in San Francisco and a superlative location. China Beach is right there. Those are very easy to get to...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Kerry D
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Beautiful, Beautiful, Beautiful!!!! A definite must see. I have been visiting this beach for 30+ years and it is as beautiful and pristine now as it was 30+ years ago. I would suggest bringing a picnic lunch and plan on spending an amazing, romantic, and...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank MiAmorEterno
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful beach on the south side of the bay entrance. You have to drive past a neighborhood to get there but it's worth the trip. Robin Williams former home is near the parking lot.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 5 February 2018

After going to a lookout on the other raid elf the bridge, we came over to China Beach just to get another view. It was early on the beach and there wasn't a soul in sight. Was a great, peaceful view!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Rebecca C
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Located in one of the most expensive residential areas in San Francisco, Sea Cliff, China Beach is a small cove with a beach that allows swimming. There is limited free parking above the cove and a moderately steep walk down to the beach. Views of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank KLE2013
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The Internet says there are tide pools at China beach at low tide well not really tide pools, puddles of water in the rocks with mollusks but nothing else. but it is a neat beach to see with a view of the Golden gate Bridge....More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Hendersoned
Reviewed 1 June 2017

On our last full day in sf (a Saturday on a holiday weekend), we wanted to get out of downtown to get away from the crowds. We took an Uber from Union Square out to China Beach (not a short drive, but still less than...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank crazysox4
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