About This Campground
Located on the San Diego Coast, San Elijo Campground offers camping, swimming, surfing, showers and picnicking. The narrow, bluff-backed stretch of sand has a nearby reef popular with snorkelers and divers.
A camp store and snack bar located near the campground entrance operates March through…
- Tent Sites
- RV Sites
- Standard (Tent/RV)
- ADA Access
- Picnic Table
- Firewood Available
- Phone Service
- Drinking Water
- Electric Hookups
- Sanitary Dump
- Sewer Hookups
- Pull-Through Sites
- 30 amp Hookups
- 50 amp Hookups
- Water Hookups
- Max Length: 35 ft.
- Drive InPark next to your campsite
- Walk InPark in a lot, walk to your campsite
Great campground, on the bluffs above the beach, with stairs descending to it. At night you can hear some of the traffic on the road, and trains run late into the night. They honk their horns at night and it can disturb your sleep.
Be prepared to jump on a reservation the second they become available. Reservation have a 6 month rolling availability. Plan ahead.
Bathrooms and showers are fairly clean. Token showers for .50/ 2 minutes. Staff has always been friendly. Camp store at the park for anything you need. Family…
The San Elijo Campsite, SoCal is an awesome destination for everyone. Especially, camping beginners, family camping with kids, and surfers of all levels.
The campsites are located atop a beachside bluff for some spectacular sunsets, checking the surf and people watching. The rangers are awesome…
San Elijo State Beach is located in California
San Elijo State Beach extends along Coast Highway 101, 3/4 mile north from San Elijo Lagoon's entrance channel, near the community of Cardiff-by-the-Sea. Exit Interstate 5 at Encinitas Blvd., head WEST. Turn LEFT on So. Coast Hwy. Follow the Coast Hwy. south, about 2 miles.