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Santa Monica Bay, Santa Monica

#2 of 14 in Parks in Santa Monica
Water Body · Beach
A bay bordered by a crescent-shaped shore between Malibu and Los Angeles, the mainland of Santa Monica Bay is lined with high-end property. Many piers and docks offer fishing and parking for private vessels. Some of the larger piers, such as Santa Monica Pier and Marina Del Rey, are full of entertainment, shopping, and restaurants. A fishing or boat tour helps you appreciate the California coast. Adrenaline-pumping water activities are also available. Use our Santa Monica trip planner to visit Santa Monica Bay on your trip to Santa Monica, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • A wonderful beach with a lot of wonderful waves! Maybe too much people during the summer of course but this is the game. Love this place  more »
  • One of the most beatiful place to see in LA.I loved walking around and taking lots of pictures,meeting with people and enjoying the food.It has lots to offer for visitors such as food and places to...  more »
  • Very comfortable beach to be with your family and all the people around is nice and funny also you can have a great day
  • We love the view. Just beautiful and relaxing place.

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