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San Elijo State Beach

  • Beach–Sight

Updated 10/23/2014

Fodor's Review

Campsites sit atop a scenic bluff at this park, which also has a store and shower facilities, plus beach access for swimmers and surfers. Ocean sites cost $55, inland ones $35 (800/444–7275 for reservations). Park for a fee in nearby lots or for free off U.S. 101. Amenities: lifeguards, parking (fee), showers, toilets. Best for: surfing, snorkeling, swimming.

Sight Information


From I–5 exit at Encinitas Blvd. head west. Turn left (south) on S. Coast Hwy. for about 2 mi, Cardiff-by-the-Sea, California, 92007, United States



Sight Details:

  • Parking $10 per vehicle; $15 peak weekends/holidays

Updated 10/23/2014


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