Malibu, California, United States
Playa San Juan Leighton, a real paradise of wild and unspoiled nature, is a stretch of sand surrounded by mountains and by clear water. It's known for being one of the most serene beaches in Malibu. You could spend hours here just relaxing or reading books in peace without interruption - perfect if your ideal summer day includes only doing what you love! Those who want an escape from everyday life will delight in this beach’s remoteness and find the tranquility they seek. It's one of the best places to go for those who want to get away from it all! It's a clothing optional beach and when it's not crowded it is a pretty paradisical place. There's nothing like sunbathing and swimming au naturel. And the local attitude is good, so you're not going to be bothered by anyone else on the beach. It's an ideal and safe place for both adults and children to visit in any time of the year. It has clear water, and friendly locals. You will find that the water here, as with many of the other Malibu beaches is crystal clear and extremely inviting. This beach is so pretty that you'll spend hours here! There are no amenities so bring what you need and please don't leave anything behind. The views are amazing and the weather is warm all year round. The spectacular scenery includes rocks, cliffs, mountain, sea shells, cave, and driftwood - prepare your camera!
You can only go to this beach by walking or hiking - it's not that easy to get there. There are no lifeguards on duty at the beach, so keep that in mind, but if you’re looking for somewhere quiet to hang out or spend time, Playa San Juan Leighton is a great place. Be aware that this is a clothing optional beach (so there might be nudist zones). Dogs allowed all year round. There is parking space nearby. Playa San Juan Leighton is usually calm, laid-back and good for swimming. This beach is undeveloped and remote. The cell phone signal is weak there, so be prepared.
There are water activities and trails. There are no outside shower, umbrella for rent, and chairs for rent, so bring your own if you need. Nearby there are no food options, so bring plenty of food and water and remember to take all the trash with you.
The water here is suitable for surfing, swimming, diving, snorkeling, fishing, kitesurfing, windsurfing, kayaking, and standup paddleboarding. Walking, running, volleyball, beach tennis, doing yoga, beach wedding, watching the sunset, and stargazing can be enjoyed as well.
July, August, September, October are the best months to visit Playa San Juan Leighton and other beaches in Malibu, because that's when the temperatures are warm and there's probably less crowd (not guaranteed).
July, August, September, October
January, March, April, December
January, February, March, December
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