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Cowes Beach

The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
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Lovely Sunset Walk

Pretty beach with great views across the bay and we weren't pestered by any off the leash dogs. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
LxRigger
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West Midlands, United Kingdom
Simple enjoyable in-town stroll.

Okay...it's small! But if you like a stroll on the beach, this little one will give you a quick... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
newtraveller16
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Melbourne, Australia
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  • Average18%
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“lovely beach” (2 reviews)
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The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pretty beach with great views across the bay and we weren't pestered by any off the leash dogs. We were treated to a lovely sunset as well.

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

Okay...it's small! But if you like a stroll on the beach, this little one will give you a quick pleasurable break from the hustle and bustle of life. Or at least it does during the off peak season. (I tend to avoid crowds anyway). And...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

the beach was very clean. however some people cant obey signs which clearly state ."dogs need to be leased", i commented on how many rubbish bins are around the beach, which is great as it certainly must encourae people to dispose of there rubbish correctly....More

Thank jacqueline f
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Reviewed 15 April 2018

This is a really good family friendly beach which is not only close to the main shops but also close to Erewon Point which has a fantastic playground for kids. There is parking along the foreshore and plenty of options for families in relation to...More

Thank Tistru
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

Cowes beach is a fantastic spot, and there is no shortage of visitors in the summer! It is shallow enough along the sandy edge for even the youngest beachgoers to enjoy, it's a clean beautiful beach within a couple minutes walk from the main strip...More

Thank Elizabeth B
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Reviewed 16 March 2018

Cowes has a lovely beach with golden sand and calm blue water. We recently stayed in Cowes for 10 days and several times spent time overlooking the beach while we ate our lunch.

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

Visited on Monday 26th February. We parked nearby and went for a paddle, it's a safe beach on the northern side of the island fronting Western Port Bay, safe for families with small children. Afterwards we went for a walk on the Pier, it's main...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We bought our fish n chips across the road and enjoyed them sitting watching boats and seagulls entertain us. A very pleasant day.

Thank John C
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

What a lovely beach! This place has everything you need for an easy beach day: Clean sand, mimimal waves, toilets, grassy area (with shade!), a handful of picnic tables, and the entire Cowes shopping area right behind you! There are even two distinct beach sections...More

Thank stephanie_sandiego1
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Very nice beach and the sand is clear and soft! Spent a while on this beach whilst at Phillip Island. Bustling with activity!

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