Spanish Village by the Sea
San Clemente is a picturesque “Spanish Village by the Sea” located halfway between Los Angeles and San Diego. San Clemente has the perfect climate with year-round warm weather and fresh ocean breezes. With easy access to many of the beaches along the coastline, San Onofre State Beach is one of California’s most popular beaches among surfers, swimmers, kayakers and fisherman. For the beginner surfer, sign up for some surf lessons and let the more experienced surf the world renowned and historical surf break of Trestles. There are many hiking and biking trails along the ridgeline of San Clemente and the bluffs of San Onofre.
Visit the Cultural Center and Gardens at the Spanish Colonial Revival Estate of Casa Romantica. The home sits above the cliffs of San Clemente with beautiful ocean views and gardens. Enjoy the trails of the nearby San Juan Creek Trail which starts at the beach at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point where the creek meets the ocean.
Take a stroll down Avenida Del Mark to experience the atmosphere of San Clemente. Visit the many shops, art galleries, coffee shops and restaurants. Switch to Island Time and take a trip to nearby Catalina Island where life moves at a slower pace. Catalina Island offers many land and water activities in crystal clear waters. End your day with a relaxing drink on the pier as you watch the sunset with amazing panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean.
Explore the Coastline
Visit the nearby towns of Corona del Mar and Dana Point, or for an action packed day for the family San Diego is a lovely drive along the scenic coastline.