Oxnard Journals

California - the Botanical Garden of Eden

An October 2002 trip to Oxnard by RickNColeen

Quote: The Mandalay Beach area is beautiful, quiet and well-maintained. We had no crowded beaches and a wonderful condo to come home to.

California - the Botanical Garden of Eden

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Overview

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We walked the beach at 7:00 a.m. California time (it was 9:00 a.m. "our" time) and watched two dolphins playing along the coast. The sand was warm, the water was cold and the sandpipers digging for food was a moment we will both remember.Quick Tips: The experience of Mandalay Beach will suit those with children and those who want to spend time alone. We found the people nicer, the state a beautiful display of the most unusual plant life, and the absence of tiki bars and tourist traps. From Manadaly beach, you have 45 minutes to Universal Studios and 1 1/2 hours to Disneyland. Or you can take Highway 1 down the coastal line and see the most beautiful scenery. Then, if your adventuresome, y...Read More
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The condo at Mandalay beach will suit those with children or families traveling together. The condo has two bathrooms, one downstairs and one up. It has a washer and dryer and plenty of room for 6 people. There is a loft bedroom that is romantic and quiet and the living room area is huge enough to allow enough privacy for a third couple or children. The beach is like, right there. You can walk out of your condo and find sand going right to the beach. They even have a garage for you to park your rental vehicle. The area is surrounded by private homes, so the beach, at least in October, is empty.

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on October 27, 2002

Mandalay Shores Resort
5226 Neptune Square
Oxnard, California
(805) 984-5356

Mandalay Beach Tours

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The trips available in this area that allow you to go on daily cruises to the Catalina Islands and up and down the coast of California are extraordinary. They are not that expensive and they allow you many, many daily excursions or dinner trips along the Mandalay beach area.

Member Rating 2 out of 5 on October 27, 2002

Mandalay Beach Tours

Oxnard, California

About the Writer

RickNColeen

RickNColeen
Gladstone, Missouri