Best Beaches in San Diego For Families

Eager to explore the fine sandy beaches of San Diego? We’ve compiled a list of the best family-friendly beaches in the city.

Best Beaches In San Diego For Families

Regarded as one of the country’s finest, Coronado Central Beach has several family-friendly amenities such as a playground and several small play areas.

Coronado Central Beach 

Del Mar City Beach originates at Powerhouse Park and runs all the way to the San Dieguito River. It’s situated around 25 minutes from the center of San Diego.

Del Mar City Beach 

Moonlight Beach has all the bells and whistles of a high-quality beach from its on-site playground to its snack bar. 

Moonlight Beach

There are actually two beaches in the laid-back community of Mission Beach – the regular beach and Mission Beach South.

Mission Beach 

Located on the border of Encinitas and Carlsbad, a visit to South Ponto Beach requires a small detour from San Diego, but this trip is certainly worth it.

South Ponto Beach  

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