About a mile north of the pier, North Beach is one of the northernmost public beaches in San Clemente. The San…More Clemente beach trail can be accessed from the parking lot and a concession stand sits at the beach entrance.</p>
<p>The beach parking lot is also used for the Metrolink platform nearby, one of two along the coast in San Clemente.</p>
<p>The far northern end of the beach is open only to swimmers during the season, but surfers can hike south about a quarter mile to breaks reserved only for them.</p>
State of California San Onofre State Beach 3030 Avenida Del Presidente, San Clemente, CA92672 The San Onofre State Beach is located right next to the San Clemente State Park and is a wonderful place to spend…More the day. The ocean here is a dark blue and surfers can be seen riding the waves regularly. The beach is a bit rocky, but the view is impressive. There are public bathrooms next to the parking lot.
Parque Del Mar is at the end of Del Mar as it slopes into the Pier Bowl. The park offers benches that overlook…More the ocean, beach fire rings and picnic shelters down on the sand in the shadow of the pier.</p>
<p>Parque Del Mar sits adjacent to Park Semper Fi.</p>
San Clemente Inn 2600 Avenida Del Presidente, San Clemente, CA92672 The San Clemente Inn is a small resort located between the beach and San Clemente State Park. The hotel is within…More walking distance to both the beach and the Park, and a few minutes drive to San Clemente's shops and eateries. It has a pool that is perfect for laying out and sunbathing, tennis courts and a fitness center to get that last-minute toned look before heading to the beach.
Palm Beach Park Association 101 Palm Dr, San Clemente, CA92672 Palm Beach Park is a resident-owned senior mobile home park located in San Clemente. The property is nestled…More directly across the street from the Pacific Ocean and allows panoramic sunset views for all its residents. The homes are maintained to community standards and remain the personal property of each individual owner. Community activities are sponsored on a weekly and monthly basis through the association off-site and in the clubhouse.
According to the city website, town father Ole Hanson built the San Clemente Pier as a gift to the community. He…More designed Del Mar, the street that runs through the historic downtown, to wind down the slope of the "Pier Bowl" to the beach and pier.</p>
<p>The pier is home to the iconic Fisherman's Restaurant, which leases the facilities at the base of the pier, and a bait and souvenir shop closer to the end. The pier is about a quarter-mile long, and hosts frequent walkers and fishing enthusiasts.</p>
State of California San Clemente State Beach 225 Avenida Califia, San Clemente, CA92672 The San Clemente State Beach is a wonderful place to visit no matter what time of the year it is. This place isn't…More normally too crowded, and it's a popular hangout for surfers. It also boasts spots for lunch or dinner, as well as the pier where you'll see fisherman at work. Parking is on the street and off to the side at reasonable rates. There are rows of motels and hotels here as well, which makes for a great place to spend a weekend. And the nightly sunsets are a sight to behold.
This office not only oversees San Clemente State Park, but also San Onofre, Bolsa Chica in Hungtinton Beach and the…More several other coastal state parks in the Orange Coast District.</p>
<p>The superintendent of the district works out of the offices, as do maintenance staffers.</p>
Meadowlark West Apartments 3410 Avenida Del Presidente, San Clemente, CA92672 The Meadowlark West Apartments is a cozy apartment building by the beach in San Clemente. It's a very peaceful location…More within walking distance to both the beach and the San Clemente State Park. It's also just a few minutes drive to many of the shops and the military base. It's a rather well kept place with a simple parking lot that has no need for gates. As a precautionary measure, however, there are gates to enter the premises. The tenants here seem to love the place and rave about the manager who gets the job done. Call for more information.