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Pismo State Beach

555 Pier Ave, Oceano, CA 93445-9663
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Free parking

Pier was closed , beach ok , nice little shops , 39.50 for crab and Mac and cheese yes that’s... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sandy F
We had a great walk on the beach

peaceful, breezy, clean, and interesting - the beach was all of that. We really enjoyed spending... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
TravellingBee338
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  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
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555 Pier Ave, Oceano, CA 93445-9663
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"lots of fun"
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"surfers"
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"waves"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Pier was closed , beach ok , nice little shops , 39.50 for crab and Mac and cheese yes that’s correct. I would tell you to go to the dunes .

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Reviewed 5 days ago

peaceful, breezy, clean, and interesting - the beach was all of that. We really enjoyed spending some time here. it is a perfect example of what you think of when you think of SoCal.....

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We really enjoyed our walk on the beach. There were lots of folks with cute dogs on leashes and the beach was very clean.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

This area is directly connected to Oceano dunes so the review is a little redundant. Nice to drive on the beach with still plenty of room for wading. Cool day when I was there at the end of April but plenty of people were going...More

1  Thank Peter H
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

Pismo Beach is at the end of Pier Avenue, turn down the street where "Juan's Cantina" is .... there is a small parking lot that holds maybe 20 cars. This is the main entrance to the Sand Dunes, so there is quite a bit of...More

1  Thank Rod B
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

What a great beach. You can walk for miles. If you like to ride dune buggies, that's available, you can drive you car on the beach. Still a lot of room for the kids to play. Lots of shops to go into. Great food from...More

Thank Betty L
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

It's a beautiful place to visit! Lots of things to do: watch the surfers, try surfing , play in the ocean, relax on the beach, people watch, kayak, fish, Drive on the Beach, etc. Done forget to drive the coast looking at the ocean views,...More

Thank TravelLynn2015
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a wonderful beach for walking, I am out there everyday!! I just wish people would take there trash off the beach when they go!! I pick up trash about 5 days a week and am amazed at what people leave and don't even...More

Thank Nancy L
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Love this beach, try to stop every time I am near this beach. Even though it was foggy when we went it is still my all time favorite beach. I always like to say "A bad day at the beach, is better then a good...More

Thank nanaof1boy3girls
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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This beach has a nice boardwalk for a beach stroll . The ocean is rough and the water is muddy. Some restaurants and souvenir stores by the pier. I think during the summer months can get to crowded. People are allowed to drive cars on...More

Thank Ts S
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