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Mission Beach Park, San Diego

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Beach Nature / Park
Settle into a fun, carnival-like atmosphere at Mission Beach Park, where you can swim, lounge on the sand all day, or wander the area. You'll find plenty of food stands, bars, and street performers, and some fine-dining restaurants as well. You can surf, play sports, join beach boot camps, and even ride a rollercoaster or artificial waves. The mood is calmer at the opposite end of the beach, which features fishing spots and underwater shipwrecks you can explore. Parking spots are hard to find; buses and bikes are better options. Plan to visit Mission Beach Park during your San Diego vacation using our convenient San Diego trip generator.
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  • We have been to other beaches before and I loved mission beach it had an old beach town feel and lots of unique and weird shops plenty of places to eat an arcade,rides,ice cream,laser tag it was just ...  more »
  • We walked to Mission Beach from our hotel. The boardwalk is a fun place, ocean is amazing. Great restaurants & bars along the boardwalk  more »
  • This area appears older than other areas we visited but we still enjoyed it. We are from the south so it seemed so odd not to see a Walmart or Kroger but I'm not complaining. It was refreshing! I thin...  more »
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  • Been living in SD all my life... Never get tired of this! ☀️ Come walk, ride a bike or roller skate along the Boardwalk. Enjoy the breeze and smells of the ocean, foods and bonfires too. Play volleyball in the sand or just go to Belmont Park with the kids. #beautiful
  • This place is where you can go and enjoy the beach with the kids and then the the games and rides for the kids, family center, except for some of the teenagers who would spoil it wit their weed smoking.
  • It's always full, no where to relax, the fire pits are always taken. And it's dirty. The only good thing are the rides at belmont
  • Very nice@ but cold. Lifeguards were awesome and kept a good eye on the kids.
  • Great clean beach. Very wide and room for a lot of people. Plenty of awesome shopping and fun for the kids.