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Watson's Bay

Watson's Bay, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Watson's Bay, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

One morning we took a ferry across to manly harbor. Very nice walking around and visiting shops and enjoyed a lovely bite to eat and some hot chocolate

Thank GARY W
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went by ferry and enjoyed the trip but our real destination was Doyle’s to sample the brilliant barramundi we tasted there on our last visit. To our utter disappointment we opted for the silver service treatment at Doyle’s on the Beach rather than their take...More

Thank rnorris747
Reviewed 4 days ago

Watsons Bay is a rare piece of heaven in a busy city. I grew up there and visit from time to time. As it surrounded by the ocean and the Harbour there is no through traffic. Wonderful views of the Harbour, great swimming pool, beautiful...More

Thank robertcY733LB
Reviewed 5 days ago

Took a ferry from Circular Quay to Watsons bay via the East region of Sydney & took in the sights of beautiful modern houses & apartments along the coastline. Need to be a millionaire to live here so I'll keep on doing the lottery !!...More

Thank Ballcock
Reviewed 6 days ago

Popular hangout for locals and visitors alike - with the Pub and Doyles Restaurant a walk away...So good food and a cold beer or a glass of Wine isn't a problem. Parking can be an issue on Sundays - although we seem to always get...More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Pretty area with a small but nice beach, good facilities nearby, popular with locals and has a busy car park

Thank Leigh-Harrington
Reviewed 1 week ago

Such a beautiful place to visit, the beautiful water views, the big pine trees, the perfect eateries. Catch a ferry, drive to Has its own wharf with a large beautiful park land opposite. Out door eateries

Thank Coffeemylife
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to take a ferry to Watson's Bay on a whim but were delighted that we did. Fantastic views of both the city and out towards the Pacific Ocean. Very 'quaint' small town. We were lucky that the sun was shining. Our two year-old...More

Thank Beea1000
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went across to watson's bay on the ferry....beautiful day and it was awesome sitting on the beach front

Thank ericandlyn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just under half an hour away from circular quai by ferry you will arrive at Watson’s bay. Jump off the ferry and make a steep walk to the cliffs which are about 500 m away. The views are amazing and you might see some whales....More

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7 January 2017|
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Response from Alice W | Reviewed this property |
Wharf 6 and watch the monitor for A or B side. Not sure about time. You can use Opal Card.