Beach - Best of 2017

Published Apr 3, 2017

Make sure you bring your suntan lotion when heading to the water. What is your favorite beach?

Winner
2017 Winner

1. Newport Beach

Voters Love

"Been coming here since I was a kid. The water can get rough, but you know it. Stay away from Balboa and up the coast..." via Denise C.

Find It
592 Superior Avenue Newport Beach CA 92663
  • Newport Beach, Local Flavor, Beach, 592 Superior Avenue World Map Newport Beach CA 92663
    Nominee for: Beach
    592 Superior Avenue, World Map Newport Beach, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Beach
    Huntington Beach, CA
  • Salt Creek Beach, Local Flavor, Beach, 33333 East Pacific Coast Highway Dana Point CA 92629
    Nominee for: Beach
    33333 East Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Beach
    Laguna Beach, CA
  • Nominee for: Beach
    Pacific Coast Hwy & Poppy Ave, Corona Del Mar, CA
  • Crescent Bay Beach, Local Flavor, Beach, Cliff Drive Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: Beach
    Cliff Drive, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Crystal Cove State Park, Local Flavor, Beach, Picnic Spot, 8471 East Pacific Coast Highway Dana Point CA 92629
    Nominee for: Beach
    8471 East Pacific Coast Highway, Dana Point, CA
  • Huntington Dog Beach, Local Flavor, Pets, Beach, Hotel Lobby, Dog Park, 100 Goldenwest St Huntington Beach CA 92648
    Nominee for: Beach
    100 Goldenwest St, Huntington Beach, CA
  • Doheny State Beach, Local Flavor, Beach, 25300 Dana Point Harbor Drive Dana Point CA 92629
    Nominee for: Beach
    25300 Dana Point Harbor Drive, Dana Point, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Beach
    East Pacific Coast Highway, Newport Coast, CA
  • Balboa Peninsula Beach, Local Flavor, Beach, Channel Road & Miramar Drive Newport Beach CA 92661
    Nominee for: Beach
    Channel Road & Miramar Drive, Newport Beach, CA
  • Nominee for: Beach
    2 Main Street, Seal Beach, CA
  • Nominee for: Beach
    70 Newport Pier, World Map Newport Beach, CA
  • The Wedge, Local Flavor, Beach, East Ocean Front Newport Beach CA 92661
    12. The Wedge
    Nominee for: Beach
    East Ocean Front, Newport Beach, CA
  • Nominee for: Beach
    800 South El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA
  • Location
    16. Strands
    Nominee for: Beach
    Dana Point, Dana Point, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Beach
    Newport Beach, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: Beach
    Ocean Blvd & Orchid Ave, Corona Del Mar, CA
  • Thalia Street Beach, Local Flavor, Beach, 915 South Coast Highway Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: Beach
    915 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Shaws Cove, Local Flavor, Beach, North Pacific Coast Highway & Fairview Street Laguna Beach CA 92651
    Nominee for: Beach
    North Pacific Coast Highway & Fairview Street, Laguna Beach, CA
  • Nominee for: Beach
    695 S Coast Hwy, World Map Laguna Beach, CA
  • Nominee for: Beach
    1024 Bayside Drive, World Map Newport Beach, CA
Contest Overview
  • 19,428
    Total Votes
  • 13,596
    Voters
  • 127
    Winners

The 2017 OC HOT LIST awards are based on more than 19,000 votes from local Orange County-area experts.

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