Stinson Beach


Stinson Beach,  California
Crescent-shaped Stinson Beach sits between San Francisco, to the south, and the wild blue Pacific on the west. The water is often colder than you might expect for California, but the sand is soft and the surroundings are ruggedly beautiful. The beach is approached by a top-down winding mountain road.
Last Reviewed February 2012
More Ways To Get Coastal Living



JavaScript must be enabled to use this Calendar module.

100 Comfy Cottage Rooms 

Develop your coastal cottage’s style by following these simple tricks.

Lacy curtains, fresh florals, and plenty of monogrammed pillows are just a few of the feminine touches that give this room its calming and sweet mood. Pieces scored at thrift stores and flea markets were refreshed with paint, then artfully applied to achieve the shabby-chic distressed look.