Dedicated to the Marine Corps, Park Semper Fi is a small, hilltop park adjacent to Parque Del Mar that overlooks the…More pier. A tall, bronze statue of a Marine standing at attention and saluting looks out over the ocean and San Clemente Pier. To his left is a plaque bearing the names of Marines killed in battle, and the park -- landscaped with flowers and plantings by the San Clemente Garden Club -- has become a memorial for local families who have lost their husbands, sons, daughters, wives, brothers or sisters to war.
The city of San Clemente holds its yearly Veterans Day ceremony at Park Semper Fi.
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.
The beach parking lot is also used for the Metrolink platform nearby, one of two along the coast in San Clemente.
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.
Hotel Miramar 2222 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA92672 Hotel Miramar, formerly San Clemente Motor Lodge, has undergone a major facelift to provide guests with more amenities.…More The hotel now offers deluxe rooms with king-sized beds; 32", high-def TVs with free cable; WiFi; coffeemakers, refrigerators and microwaves; and kitchenettes. These amenities are all available at weekly rates in comfortable hotel rooms that are within walking distance of the beach and pier.
Travelodge 2441 S El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA92672 Travelodge is a member of the Wyndham worldwide family hotels. It offers affordable hospitality and a professional staff…More that provides fast, prompt and courteous service. Travelodge offers deluxe rooms, single or double occupancy, non-smoking rooms, refrigerators, WiFi, free cable with HBO, and a restaurant and bar. It is within walking distance of the beach and pier.
The Beachcomber Motel is a diamond in a city already crowned with jewels. If you're looking for a weekend getaway, a…More place you want to capture your heart, this just might be the place you're looking for. Located right on the beach with a full view of the ocean, the pier, and the coastline, the Beachcomber Motel is many things, including breathtaking, romantic, and the perfect place to take that special someone.
It's a humble little place with modest rooms that have a quaint little porch that's the perfect spot to kick back and watch the sun set. The hotel is in walking distance to many cafes, restaurants and a couple of bars and certainly close enough to the rest of the town. The staff is friendly and mostly unobtrusive. Give them a call, or check out the Web site for rates, list of amenities, more pictures or to place a reservation.