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“beach front”(6 reviews)
“lovely beach”(6 reviews)
“north shore”(7 reviews)
Browns Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
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All reviews beach front lovely beach north shore ice cream within walking distance fish and chips across the road fresh air shopping centre beautiful view play area all ages new zealand clean beach early morning the cliff low tide
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Loads of things to do...Parking no problem, and great Beach for Kids, with a fantastic Ex Pats Pub, Speakers Corner, serving a wide range of Kiwi and English draught beers including Guinness

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BryantheViking71
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely little Bay if you go swimming sit on the beach there are toilets drinking fountains beautiful view into the harbour clean beach and you can walk your dog

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lulu1106
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most popular beaches on Auckland's North Shore. Its great for kids as there's a kiss play area there. It's good for launching boats, good access ramp and it's got great bars and restaurants along the waterfront with relatively good parking.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SarahJane11London
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for early morning walks as the sun came out, clean beach and beach front clean public ablutions and a great little park for children, also very nice little beach front shops and eateries.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sensi702
Reviewed December 11, 2018

A great perspective, have a coffee or one of the local brews or wonderful wines all on offer; a great spot to chill for a few days.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 374jamiejoe
Reviewed December 9, 2018

I have lived in the Bays for 40 years, and often walk the lovely beaches. I have just read a review which said Browns Bay beach was inundated with dog mess. What a lot of rot!!! Yes, there are dogs about within the hours,allowed, and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Laurel R
Reviewed November 6, 2018

Lovely beach, park and the town, all situated together. Providing cafe's, restaurants, ice cream's and bars along with the beach and bbq area.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed October 8, 2018

We took our teenage girls for a walk along the beach and an ice cream at Ginger Snap. Lots of delicious gelato flavours and nice coffee - I had almond milk coffee which was delicious. Not over the top price wise. Lots of cafes, not...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank blairanddebbie
Reviewed October 2, 2018

My title says it all. This is a dog beach, and its wonderful. You can grab a coffee from the shops, walk from one end to the other, enjoy the rockpools at low tide, chase your kids along the tightly packed wet sand, and collect...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TJSing2008
Reviewed September 18, 2018

We decided to go for a drive down to browns bay and get some fish and chips and eat by beach, wonderful evening, sun and atmosphere

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank RichardvG
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