These 8 Southern California Beach Towns Are The Perfect Summertime Destinations

We all know that Southern California is home to many gorgeous beaches, but oftentimes the quaint towns associated with those beaches get overlooked. Here’s a look at the charming coastal communities that can be found along the coast of SoCal that deserve just as much attention. If your ideal day includes a relaxing main street stroll, window shopping and indulging in a tasty meal at a charming restaurant, then these beach towns will make you swoon.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Yes, there are many more beach towns to explore in SoCal, but these 8 coastal communities are a great place to start. Do you have a favorite beach town in Southern California where you love to get away from it all? If you want to explore more of Southern California’s coastal beauty, check out these beautiful boardwalks in SoCal –they are perfect for an afternoon stroll.