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Zuma Beach, Malibu

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One of the most popular beaches in the greater Los Angeles area, Zuma Beach attracts swimmers, surfers, fishers, and beachgoers alike with reliable waves and smooth sands. Part of Malibu's famous coastline, the beach stretches along the Pacific Ocean and is backed by mountains and foothills. You can hit the waves on a surfboard or body-board and then soak up the sun on sand renowned for its cleanliness. Though lifeguards are on duty during the day, you need to be careful at all times in the water; rip currents can be very strong. Arrange to visit Zuma Beach and other attractions in Malibu using our Malibu planner .
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  • This is a quite pleasant surf beach in Malibu which we visited during the Starline Celebrity Homes Tour. It isn't of the same quality as Australian or Philippine Beaches but all the same a nice hangou...  more »
  • We stopped at Zuma Beach after hiking up Solstice Canyon on a very hot day. This is a lovely beach, but the surf was too crazy for us to swim. However we were able to cool off.  more »
  • As we were going up the Pacific Coast Highway we found large public parking lots next to the beach which made it easy to reach. The beach was clean and a great place to soak up the sun and check out t...  more »

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