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Address: Steyne St, Sydney, New South Wales 2095, Australia
Phone Number: 61 2 9976 1430
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Sun - Mon 6:00 am - 6:00 am
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Activities: Surfing
Description: 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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Great beach to relax, swim or just enjoy the view...

You can catch a ferry from Circular Quay to Manly and go enjoy this beach. It is a beautiful stretch of sand and great waves. Nice footpath along the beach too and shops and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

You can catch a ferry from Circular Quay to Manly and go enjoy this beach. It is a beautiful stretch of sand and great waves. Nice footpath along the beach too and shops and restaurants not far from the beach.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Not great on rainy days as it's a beach, obviously, but even on a rainy day it's a great experience to get a ferry down to Manly form the Quay

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Frenchs Forest, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Beautiful local beach for all. In the summer it gets very busy, as does the rest of Manly. The beach is a great walk when the weather is warm, and there are plenty of fantastic eateries spread around Manly.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Not what is used to be by a long shot. what small space there is between the flags is filled with too many people who aren't there for the swimming, if you want a swim go around the headland to queens life or curl curl beaches, if you want lots of shops of tourist stuff and expensive cafes then this... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Friends took me to manly and it was great to see people actually with surf boards and surfing. The atmosphere was great.

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Burrum Heads
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Great beach surrounded by excellent cafes and bars. Visit here and make a day of it by walking the Corso and visiting the great establishment around the Ferry Terminal. Great family day out or a night out on the town without having venture to the other side of the harbour.

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Newcastle, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

What I love about Manly Beach is that even though it is a major tourist destination these days, you still feel like you are visiting a small community beach. I watched the local surfers riding perfect rolling waves on the weekend, it was mesmerising. You are literally across the road from the main shopping and entertainment district, which has so... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

A typical seaside beach with accompanying shops, cafes and amenities. A brisk on shore wind ensures a good head of surf.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Manly beach is quite relaxed and not as crowded as Bondi Beach but I honestly prefer Bondi Beach over Manly. There is also a salt water pool which your kids can play in. The only annoying thing about Manly Beach is that there is sooo much seaweed, It can be annoying when you're playing in the water and then a... More 

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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

One of the finest beaches anywhere - forget Waikiki! The Norfolk pines are lovely and it's an easy walk from the ferry.

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