Santa Monica State Beach, Santa Monica

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#1 of 15 in Outdoors in Santa Monica
Bask in the warm California sun on the white sand shores of Santa Monica State Beach. Stretching over 4.82 km (3 mi) along the Santa Monica Bay, the beach is the area’s hub for outdoor activity, including swimming, surfing, and biking, as well as beachside eating and shopping. Take a nap in the sand after some beach volleyball or paddleboarding. Pack a picnic to enjoy, and don’t miss a chance to walk along Santa Monica Pier for a full array of eateries, souvenir shops, and street entertainment. To visit Santa Monica State Beach on your holiday in Santa Monica, and find out what else Santa Monica has to offer, use our Santa Monica.
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  • Just off the pier is this fantastic wide beach which seems to go on forever. It was clean and tidy and very quiet.  more »
  • The beach at Santa Monica is one of the cleanest and most spacious beaches I've ever seen. There are acres of sand. There are lifeguard stations and free restrooms. The beach path has cafes with food....  more »
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