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A lookout point above San Diego Bay and home of the Cabrillo monument.
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San Diego, CA
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The sun will be setting behind you as it shines on the glass buildings of downtown San Diego. Bring your camera.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank CoastalPicRick
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wonderful stop as it had a great deal of info about the Spanish explorer Cabrillo and the other explorers of the age of exploration, a historic lighthouse - rich history, lovely views! Don't miss trying on the Spanish soldier gear in the gift shop...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank sisternin123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not to miss by visitors who love natural beauty. Tide pools in the winter. Lots of history and lots to explore. It's a state park so entry is about $12 per car. people get married here, it's absolutely breathtaking. can make a whole day of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Christine M
Reviewed 6 September 2019

beautiful area with nice views. loved the views with the sailboats in the water below. visit old lighthouse and check out the gift shop. can even see mexico.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank sdbctb
Reviewed 4 September 2019

I actually live very close to Point Loma. It is literally minutes from just about anything you could want to do. Whether it's downtown city life, a hike in the desert or a day at the beach, you're covered!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MrBradK
Reviewed 4 September 2019

Awesome section of San Diego with nice views and easy access to ocean from the marina. Beautiful setting.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank MichaelMTraveler007
Reviewed 1 September 2019 via mobile

What an incredible place to have a university! Beautiful ocean views, trails to walk down to the beach, nice ocean breezes and incredible sunsets. I highly recommend this area. Steve Concialdi

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank steveK9829TE
Reviewed 24 August 2019

Point Loma Light House and nearby Cabrillo Monument are nice attractions for those who have had enough of the big city hustle and beach scene of San Diego. They are also in a good location for those who want to take a break from the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank William C
Reviewed 18 August 2019

Cabrillo monument and old lighthouse are particularly interesting. Beautiful views on a clear day. Lovely walking trail. Fun place for kids. Interesting Armed Services graveyard.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ann-Shirley G
Reviewed 10 August 2019 via mobile

This little town is so beautiful and very laid back. Lots of military here. Historical landmarks and a national park too.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Tammi H
22 November 2018|
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Response from Bob W | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are public bathrooms. The only food is from vending machines. It's still a great place to visit.
6 June 2017|
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Response from murraysmom2015 | Reviewed this property |
yes, there are some old barracks there and some other operations along with a very large and beautiful cemetery
Terry D
13 August 2015|
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