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St. Kilda Beach

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Address: Jacka Boulevard | West St Kilda, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia

Long, well-maintained and clean beach just outside Melbourne, lined with...

Long, well-maintained and clean beach just outside Melbourne, lined with markets, amusement parks and nightclubs.

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Beach was overall good, nice walking path along the beach which was pretty good too. Pretty much no shaded areas which I thought was an oversight when building the walkway and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been to St Kilda a few times since being in Melbourne and have loved it every time! it's a very lively, quirky place, with loads of lovely restaurants and bars. The main strip of restaurants along the sea front are a bit more expensive, but if you go at happy hour and stay until the evening, you are... More 

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Looked awful, we took a walk around to see if anything worth having a go on and walked straight round and out. Very small and everything was cramped together, the "roller coaster" looked unsafe and the guy operating the brake was standing in between the carriages! Standing! Looked like an accident waiting to happen and we got out of there... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

On a beautiful sunny day catch the tram to St Kilda Beach and take a walk along the promenade. Enjoy an ice cream or coffee at the Cafe surrounded by the sea. See penguins, and fish swimming around the rocks.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Beach was overall good, nice walking path along the beach which was pretty good too. Pretty much no shaded areas which I thought was an oversight when building the walkway and seating areas, so if you want shade bring your own umbrella

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Bangkok, Thailand
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This beach is only 5-7 Kms from Melbourne city center , costed me 18$ taxi fare from Shrine of Rememberance and 20$ back to Federation Square . And that day was Good Friday , so took only less than 10 minutes to go to . That was one amazing thing in my life . Anyway that was autumn so I... More 

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Borås, Västra Götaland, Sweden
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

In the middle of a big city you feel you are ona beach holiday! Pop over to Acland St for some beautiful food or coffee - you will not be disappointed.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

St Kilda beach is worth visiting in any weather (just dress appropriately). Walkways go forever, pier is lovely, cafes on the beach. Great for relaxing

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Devon, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful beach with lots of bars and restaurants near by. Great for all ages and luna park so close. Not many in the water though

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I always enjoy the views at St Kilda beach :) Great place to clear one's head and enjoy the beautiful ocean. We are so lucky here in Australia.

Thank Live V
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Was at St Kilda Beach watching sunset and the beach was beautiful. I got there by tram from Flinders Street Station.

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