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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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When we arrived at the visitor center, we were dropped off by our Uber driver and looked up the hill at the lighthouse and knew we had a little hike ahead of us. We had to go up and see the lighthouse. Once we got...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ourhauntedtravels
Reviewed 3 days ago

So beautiful up there... You can see the downtown skyline, Coronado, Mexico on a clear day. There is a historical lighthouse you can tour and learn the history of the point. You can also see whales, orcas, dolphins swimming by. There are fun tide pools...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank AlexaS365
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nothing outstanding, really, but fine for a short walk. The scenery and the site is pleasant enough.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank amnews6
Reviewed 1 week 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 3 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 4 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 5 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 3 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
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Tammi H
21 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
12 August 2015|
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