Located on the San Diego Coast, which has been called the Riviera of the West, Cardiff State Beach has a gently sloping sandy beach with warm water. The site offers swimming, surfing and beachcombing. Phone (760) 753-5091 for more information.
During the summer season, a beach access mat is placed at Lifeguard Tower #15 to provide a firm and stable surface to the mean high tide line.
A beach wheelchair is available via a self-service check out storage cabinet. Contact park staff at the San Elijo State Beach campground entrance kiosk to complete the release of liability form and obtain the combination code to the storage cabinet, or call (760) 753-5091 for more information.