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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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Manly Self-Guided Bike Tour

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What a ripper place.

Visiting Sydney and staying in the CBD we took the ferry and ventured up to Manly for the day. What a great place for a family visit. The wharf is great as the starter then... read more

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Glen Waverley, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Visiting Sydney and staying in the CBD we took the ferry and ventured up to Manly for the day. What a great place for a family visit. The wharf is great as the starter then Manly beach we watched beach volleyball, rowing regatta, surfing and roller blading. Just fun filled action everywhere and that's without playing on the beach itself.... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The beach is clean with many shops and and food nearby. Bluebottles were on beach yesterday, so be aware of conditions. Lovely bikepath the goes along it, will look into that next time. Nice steps to sit on on the way down to beach.

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Thank Hannah L
Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

A nice beach to visit for water sports! Good for tanning lovers as well. Stay hydrated when visiting here. It can be very hot during the summer days.

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Thank gary3o
Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Personally I don't like beaches but there is a lovely foreshore and lots of places to eat so it is a nice ferry ride across the harbour and a pleasant day out. probably a bonus if you love the surf beaches.

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Thank Neil M
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I really enjoyed taking the fairy to the Manly Beach. The view of the harbor and the Opera house was stunning! The beach itself was very busy. We had to walk around for a while to even find a spot on the beach to set our things down and enjoy the beach!!!! If you are looking for a quit and... More 

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Thank PokharaRN
CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Helloo! Thanks for taking your time to review us! We love the ferry ride as well! It's such a great to get uninterrupted views of the Sydney Harbour! We are simply loved by all and we can get busy in the summer holidays. If you are looking for a quieter visit, Manly does have secret beach spots that are away... More 

Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Cruising to Manly from Sydney's main ferry terminal, from Circular Quay, takes 30 minutes by public ferry, one can also take a private ferry. We were driven there by car which took us along the scenic shoreline past little enclaves, villages and gorgeous residences. It is no wonder why millions of tourists swam this beautiful beach. It flanks the busy... More 

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Thank Barbi H
CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Hello! Thanks for the kind review! We LOVE Manly and we're glad you loved it too! Looks like you got off the beaten track – something we encourage all visitors to do. Move away from the main mall, and that’s where you’ll find all the secret spots. The seagulls love the smell of fish 'n' chips too and also want... More 

LONDON
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We did the manly beach trip from Sydney, beach was great as reported in the posts but we made the mistake of going to north head only to discover all the viewing points were closed off which meant we lost 3 or 4 hours from our tight schedule for nothing .We waited over an hour for a return bus back... More 

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Thank GTO52
CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Helloo! Thanks for stopping by to give us a review! Shame you didn't enjoy the North Head Walk! We had a big storm earlier in the middle of 2016 that made some of the view points dangerous for visitors. Sorry about the buses! Buses up to North Head aren't frequent- they only go once every couple of hours. If you... More 

Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We actually visited Australia in winters so not much beach activities to do but we drove to Manly beach and love the surrounding. We just sat around the beach for the hours and kids enjoyed.

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Thank PoojaKawatra
CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Helloo!! Thank you for visiting Manly Beach, Sydney, Australia. Glad you enjoyed your time in Manly! Hope to see you on your next visit to Sydney! Much Manly love :) More 

Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We went here to shop in the local surfy kinda shops, to gwt the surfy beach vibe. It's a nice stroll towards the beach. I went here 2 times now and still recommend it. It's not to expensive to get here. You can also have nice walks at Manly and there are some nice restaurants and bars. While your on... More 

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Thank Didituncel
CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Hi! Thanks for the awesome review! We are glad you loved Manly as much as we do! Walking down the Corso is a great way to get into the beachy vibes! Next time you come visit try snorkelling off Shelly Beach or SUP boarding in Sydney Harbour! A different way to get into the beach lifestyle! Hope to see you... More 

Hornsby, NSW, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great to visit as an alternative beach to Bondi. Easily accessed by ferry from the city, a walk down the shopping plaza from the ferry terminal finds you at the top of Manly Beach. So many restaurants, cafes, takeaway food and tourist shops gives the visitor so much to choose from. A walk along the whole walkway at the top... More 

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Thank Heather M
CentreManager, Manager at Manly Beach, responded to this review

Hellooo!! Thank you for your kind review! We love Manly and we are glad you loved it too! Next time you visit try Kayaking on the harbour side off Manly Wharf- such a great way to see a different part of Manly! Hope to see you on your next trip to Sydney! Much Manly love 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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