Oceanside is Southern California’s most authentic beach town. Visitors to this beautiful city enjoy a quintessential California coastal escape that includes wide sandy beaches, a quaint New England-style harbor, historic wooden pier, and charming bungalow neighborhoods. Oceanside is a destination of discovery where visitors can explore everything from California history at the “King of Missions” to surf culture at the California Surf Museum, and awe-inspiring sea life through exciting ocean adventures.San Diego’s North Shore, Oceanside is a classic California beach community with its historic wooden pier and Cape Cod-style harbor village complete with unlimited water sports and recreation. Offering a quiet escape from the hustle and bustle, visitors still experience the casual spirit that made Southern California’s beach culture legendary. The Gateway to San Diego, Oceanside is also central to Southern California’s famous attractions including LEGOLAND California, SeaWorld, Disneyland, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo. With its year round sunny climate, and average temperature of 70 degrees, Oceanside’s weather has been rated by USA Today as the second most ideal climate in the United States, and the fifth most ideal weather in the world.