We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rodeo Beach

Sausalito, CA
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 79.00*
and up
Coastal Marin Headlands Hike from San Francisco
More Info
USD 222.22*
and up
Explore Marin County: Private Sausalito, Muir Woods and Seaplane Tour from San...
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Sausalito, CA
Write a Review
Reviews (100)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 84 reviews

Reviewed 20 June 2017

Not too crowded in the morning. Beautiful spot to get in if you're brave (mainly because of the cold water).

Thank rahum2017
Reviewed 8 June 2017

It is near to goldengate bridge.while driving to beach enjoy beautiful views of golden gate bridge, sea and mountains.It is a small beach.The sand is full of colourful pebbles.Best for sutfing.Place is full of surfers than visitors.

Thank AnjanManda
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Nice meandering walk from Point Bonita Lighthouse along the coastal path (stick to the path and watch out for poison oak). Then walk along Rodeo Beach and cross the bridge over the lagoon . If using the 76X bus the bus stop is at the...More

Thank Chch_NZ_couple
Reviewed 3 June 2017

One thing to correct is that there are free parking spaces, so no need to park too far and I actually went back and forth from the beach to my car several time to get stuff, easy access! The weather is cool but the beach...More

Thank bingerjier
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A great place to visit and walk/play. Darker, grainy sand. Surfers, but big waves that appear to be dangerous. Beautiful views. Close the mammal center.

Thank klutzWestBend
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Be sure you visit the marine mammal care center and also plan time for hikes around the beach. There are tons of historic and beautiful things to see.

2  Thank Ventrua_CaWatergirl
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Enjoyed Kite flying here ,Great beach to walk along also having the photogenic back drop.Enjoyed over two hours here

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Small beach area to relax and do a little surfing. There is limited parking and you can park at Marine Mammal Center as it's only 0.4 mile walk to beach. Weekends are crowded w traffic mostly. It's one way in and out now due to...More

Thank katravler
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Rodeo Beach is a wonderful beach. Take a hike to Point Bonita Lighthouse or along the cliffs. Dolphins are not uncommon. Surfers. The Marine Mammal Center and Rescue. Nike Missal Site too...

1  Thank Mitchell M
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Gem of a beach just across the Golden Gate Bridge in Marin County. Part of the Marin Headlands sector of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area. The grainy sand beach is just chock full of small gemstones and the inter-tidal life really flourishes. It's also...More

Thank Zoom_Gotti
Nearby Restaurants
The Pelican Inn Restaurant
181 reviews
5.07 km away
Fred's Coffee Shop
351 reviews
5.13 km away
Fish Restaurant
469 reviews
5.45 km away
Murray Circle
325 reviews
5.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
Muir Beach
164 reviews
4.69 km away
Vista Point
448 reviews
5.04 km away
Green Gulch Farm
10 reviews
4.62 km away
Sausalito Boardwalk
220 reviews
4.83 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Rodeo Beach staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines