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Smelly Pier

Was quite a walk out to the end..a lot of people fishing with smelly fish guts. The ocean views... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Cindy W
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Historical Beach fun

San Clemente pier was built in 1928 By Ole Hansen founder of San Clemente , It has been the go to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Laura R
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Del Mar Street, San Clemente, CA 92672-5301
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All reviews fisherman's restaurant watch the sunset happy hour clam chowder nice walk great restaurant oyster bar great view fun to watch del mar both sides across the street people watching catalina island enjoy the view dana point beautiful spot
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Was quite a walk out to the end..a lot of people fishing with smelly fish guts. The ocean views with surfers were great. You can view the whole coast. Very busy, busy area. A lot of fish type cafes around pier. We took the fun...More

Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Unreal waves and beauty, no dogs aloud on the beach and no dogs aloud on the pier , prettt much can’t be do a thing but watch from a distance.

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 1 week ago

San Clemente pier was built in 1928 By Ole Hansen founder of San Clemente , It has been the go to spot for beach lovers , San Clemente has produced several world class surfers . There is something for everyone , close to downtown shops...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The San Clements Pier is a grand old pier, a relic from the days when coastal steamship plied their trade up and down California. Terrific for a bracing walk.

Thank califcasl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This pier is such a beautiful spot to, fish, walk, or just watch surfers, amazing sunsets, or just sit and enjoy , breakfast, lunch, dinner or just a drink at the end of the pier at enjoy the view and ocean breeze.

Thank Expedition752491
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a perfect place to stroll, eat, fish, watch the sunset and just plane enjoy being in such a picturesque location. Street parking is easy accessible, the area is pristine and family friendly.

Thank lee9
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked along here everyday. Great to watch the sunsets and the surfers. Really nice to see people from all walks of life just getting along.

Thank Tonto1972
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

San Clemente is such a cute little town and has one of the prettiest piers on the coast! Amazing pizza place across from the pier! A must go to place!

Thank mkrecklow
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We were staying nearby, and walked out on the pier at first light, at sunset, and after sunrise. All very enjoyable. Friendly fisherpeople.

Thank Retiree4637
Reviewed 28 August 2018

I had not been down to the pier before - don't miss out! I was there to catch the train to LA, and grabbed a quick bite and cold drink, most enjoyable and great view for sure! Fun little spot.

Thank Melanie A
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Frank D
6 August 2018|
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Response from on_the_go_98765 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Frank, Water temps may be a bit chilly (low 70's) but the surf should not pose a problem. Check in at the website for san-clemente (include a dot and org). The weather cam lets you see what the water looks like. Lots... More
Eva B
24 July 2018|
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Response from pkcoz | Reviewed this property |
The station IS on the beach!
4 June 2018|
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Response from Bubuflu | Reviewed this property |
the free lots behind the stores on Del Mar having people and going all the time so you can park there and walk or Uber down.