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Clean bayside beach

Great beach with adjoining parklands and has views towards city skyline , excellent swimming beach... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Melbourne, Australia
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The perfect place to walk or enjoy the beach

I walk along this stretch of beach on a regular basis. The walking path is wide and pedestrianised... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great beach with adjoining parklands and has views towards city skyline , excellent swimming beach in summer

Thank peterhay2018
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

One of the busiest beaches along the bay. On a hot day it is packed and quite noisy. Water is generally nice unless there’s been recent rain. If you want a quieter beach, then drive a bit further out to Hampton, sandringham or black rock.

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 27 April 2018

I walk along this stretch of beach on a regular basis. The walking path is wide and pedestrianised as there is a separate path for cyclists. It is well lit, so is ideal for evening walks after dinner. Nothing blows out the cobwebs like walking,...More

1  Thank fionatn2
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Elwood Beach is much quieter and chilled out than it’s cousin St Kilda Beach just North and has a walking track (the Foreshore trail which runs from Port Melbourne to Elwood) running parallel to the water surrounded by Elwood Park (complete with playgrounds and picnic...More

1  Thank WorldTravla7
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Just another of Melbourne's great beaches. They are perfect for families with good expanses of clean sand and water levers very good for the smaller children Toilets and a kiosk are present

Thank Dennis P
Reviewed 30 January 2018

We loved this beach, some days windy and very choppy waters, the rest of the time absolutely motionless and still. Wear factor 50 always and drink water the uv rays are intense. Walk to St Kilda's or to Brighton and so many water sporters to...More

1  Thank Marie n Jules m
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a nice harbour beach with no waves, good facilities and a good stretch of sand. The area is well maintained and the beach is popular with the locals. There's plenty of bike racks if you want to cycle here.

Thank bucketlisttravellers
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Lovely beach, clean and tidy. Clean facilities and easy parking. Visited for an afternoon, great with the children, safe water with life guards, shallow sloping beach into the water and just enough waves to be fun for the older ones! Well worth a visit.

Thank TheBandasaks
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

I spend most sunny weekends here. Nice place for friends and family to hang out and go for a swim. Great place to watch the sun go down

Thank logan b
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

The beach appears safe with life guards present. The day we went was cloudy and the place was almost empty with free car parking spaces available. The waves were just right and probably due to 41C temperature the previous day the water was nice and...More

Thank gjoz
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