Salt Creek Beach Park is a great place to spend a couple of hours.
Take a trip to Dana Point if you'd like to check it out for yourself.
You don't have to panic about finding a room. There are 4 right in the area. The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel and Monarch Beach Resort are definitely solid choices, and they're only 2 miles from Salt Creek Beach Park.
There are a couple of budget hotels locally. The Tides Laguna Beach and the Laguna Beach Inn are some establishments you should consider.
If you want to treat yourself, experience first-rate service and just relax, take a peek at some of the lavish hotels a short cab ride away. The Montage Laguna Beach and the Surf And Sand Resort are among the most popular properties.
Before heading to Salt Creek Beach Park, stop for a treat at Pain Du Monde. This conveniently-situated rest stop is a great place to delight your tastebuds. A fabulous choice for anyone craving heartier fare is enoSTEAK. This restaurant is also close by. If you're not ready to call it a night, wander to Bar Raya.