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Address: Steyne Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2095, Australia
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+61 2 9976 1430
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Sun - Mon 06:00 - 06:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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SHOP .....in the sunshine with over 200 stores to explore. Discover funky...

SHOP .....in the sunshine with over 200 stores to explore. Discover funky boutiques in hidden lane ways, wander through the weekend outdoor markets or splurge on a whole new wardrobe on The Corso. At every turn, it's sheer shopping pleasure to satisfy everyone. TASTE .....an amazing array of flavours in over 100 cafes, restaurants, bars and eateries. Whether it's a lingering lunch of classy dining, a sumptuous seafood selection for dinner, fast and fresh takeaway or a walk along the beach front with an ice cream in hand. Any time of day or night, you'll find a taste to tempt. LIVE .....life and discover your hidden talents. Get active with surfing, sailing, scuba diving... and everything in between! Take a dip at the beach, or try your hand at beach volleyball. And when relaxation is on the agenda, treat yourself to a hotel stay or enjoy some pampering at one of our many salons. The perfect place for adventure or to relax and explore. FEEL ..... the sand between your toes after a long day at work. Absorb the geography and the nature that makes Manly special. Nestled between the harbour and the ocean, over 40 beaches and walkways give an escape to the daily grind. Just cast out a fishing line, pack a picnic basket, or bask in the sun. Relax in your favourite spot and soak up the serenity.

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Great beach .. clean , vibrant , great waves . A brilliant day . Nice bus ride from Sydney ... went with friends . Had a lovely day , lovely area lots of nice cafes serving fresh... read more

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great beach .. clean , vibrant , great waves . A brilliant day . Nice bus ride from Sydney ... went with friends . Had a lovely day , lovely area lots of nice cafes serving fresh good food

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

great small beach area. It was less populated then other beaches in the area but had as much to offer as them

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just a long beautiful strip of sand with crashing waves, and a nice town..Surfers, families, swimmers, just Australia at play.. Just watch the current in some places

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CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

G-day! Thanks for the great review! Hope to see you again soon! Much love Manly More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited for the first time. Found the beach to be clean but very busy! Prefer ones less populated myself but overall it was pleasent

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CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Hi! Thanks for stopping by and reviewing us! We are simply LOVED by all and can get super packed during our peak periods! If you visit again try get off the beaten track and explore some of our quieter beaches! Such as Fairlight Beach, or Little Manly! Pop into the Manly information centre located just outside Manly Wharf! Hope to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Manly Beach is one of many excellent Sydney beaches, we are so blessed with some of the best beaches in the world, and this is one of them. We tend to drive there during the week, when it is less crowded and always can find a park. Firstly you need to walk from in front of Manly Beach around the... More 

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CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Helloo! Thank you for visiting Manly Beach! We love our seaside town and we're glad you loved it too! That's a great idea! We love grabbing a cocktail at Hugo's to watch the sunset. Hope to see you again soon! Much Manly love More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My friend from Germany & I was in search of a real beach experience while in Sydney we spoke to some locals & this was it. This beach is so much better than Bondi Beach which is a beach for children because of the lack of waves. The only problem with Manly Beach if you're allergic to shellfish be careful... More 

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CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

G-day! Thanks for stopping by and giving us a review! Sometimes the jellyfish like to visit our little beachside town too! They also love the warm waters and they don't always tell us when they are coming to visit! Hope to see you soon! Much love Manly More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I'm here, in Manly, house sitting. Its lovely and hot/warm, school kids are back at school, so beach to yourselves..... This beach is just beautiful and uncomplicated. Easy to get to by public transport, buses or ferry. Get your travel Opal card at Circular Quay. I love to take the ferry as it gives you a great opportunity to take... More 

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CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Hello and thanks for stopping by and reviewing us! That's wonderful advice- looks like you've definitely had time to explore Manly and the surrounding areas! Hope to see you again soon! Much love Manly More 

Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Manly and its beach are a great getaway spot close to the city. The ferry ride from the city is an absolute delight with outstanding views of the Opera House and the Bridge so close by, There are many beautiful homes to be seen on shore along the way as well as Prime Ministers official house, Kirrabilli House on left... More 

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CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

G-day! Thanks for the awesome review! We absolutely love the ferry ride over from Circular Quay too! It's an amazing way to get a view of the harbour and some of Sydney's famous attractions! That's great advice! We have some amazing places to get fish and chips! Hope the seagulls didn't bother you too much! Hope to see you again... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a beautiful beach, beautiful views water is great and clean. There are many shops and cafes around and are very well priced. They have showers for after. Perfect beach and personally better I think than bondi beach

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CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Hi! We are glad you loved our sea side town! Hope to see you soon! Much love Manly More 

Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic beach ... we enjoyed watching the surfers. Busy beach restaurants close by. We arrived by boat from circular quay the vies were spectacular enjoy

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Hi! We love the scenic ride over from Circular Quay! Hope to see you again soon! Much love Manly More 

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A 40-minute ferry ride from Circular Quay will take you to the famous northern beach of Manly. The beaches here are perfect for learning to surf or spending the day sun-tanning. The walk from Spit Bridge to Manly is a great way to experience Sydney Harbour Bay and the Australian bush land. Along the foreshore, there are plenty of watering holes and wine bars with excellent cuisine. There are plenty of kid-friendly restaurants as well, especially along the family-oriented areas like Shelly Beach. An excellent way to experience Manly is to rent a bike and explore the dedicated bike paths and off road trails. The North Head National Park is another must-see. Located on the southern tip of Manly, North Head National Park offers great bushwalks and panoramic views of the city.
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