South of Manhattan Beach, Hermosa Beach has all the amenities of its neighbor but it attracts more of a rowdy party crowd. Swimming takes a backseat to the volleyball games and parties on the pier and boardwalk, but the water here is consistently clean and inviting. Amenities : food and drink; lifeguards; parking (fee); toilets; showers. Best for : partiers; swimming.
1201 The Strand, Hermosa Ave. and 33rd St., Los Angeles, California, 90254, USA