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Address: Watson's Bay, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
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Tranquil seaside neighborhood with nice restaurants by the sea.

We had four days in Sydney. On the third day, we got a Taronga zoo and hop on and off ferry combo. Watson's bay was then place we visited after zoo. This is a very nice place to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 4, 2015
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Cupertino, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

We had four days in Sydney. On the third day, we got a Taronga zoo and hop on and off ferry combo. Watson's bay was then place we visited after zoo. This is a very nice place to have lunch or walk around for an hour. No shops or downtown, just a nice beach, a park and restaurants by the... More 

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Fremantle, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015 NEW

Stunning! Go on a sunny day and walk around to see some of the gorgeous homes there including Dunbar House on the park when you arrive at the Bay by ferry. Doyles fish and chips on the jetty is nothing special but a great place to sit to take in the amazing views around you. Worth a ferry ride to... More 

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Faridabad, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

If you don't know what to do with your Sunday, come down to Watson Bay. You can plan your own barbeque's here, or try Fish and Chips at Doyle's or just enjoy a cliff walk.

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

Took the bus from Circular Quay to Bondi and then onto Watson's Bay. There were some good walks with fantastic views. Doyle's is the place to eat here if you love your seafood. Then catch the ferry back to Circular Quay for a great round trip.

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

easy reach by ferry. Turquoise blue water with seagull, pelicans, dophines...A park right by the beach .Excellent place for family with small kids to spend a afternoon. On the other side face the Ocean can do whale watching.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Get some fish and chips and head down to the waters edge. Watch a boat race on the harbour and get friendly with the seagulls. There is a fine pub for a drink or meal. Sydney's most famous suicide spot is a stroll away- the infamous 'The Gap' is worth a visit too.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Jump on a ferry out to Watsons Bay, grab some take away Fish & Chips and enjoy them in the park or on the beach, your choice. The journey to Watsons Bay is the where the real joy is, but the serenity of Watsons Bay beach is nice, just more often than not too crowded.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

So different i. The week and at the weekend. tranquil place with great Sydney views and you can get there by ferry from the city. But on the weekend youll be sharing it with hyndreds of visitors and a big queue for the ferry back to Sydney. Great restaurants and a nice park for the kids to kick a ball... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

I went to Watson's Bay with a group of friends and we have spend the entire day there. It's only a short ferry ride away from Circular Quay. The beaches are amazing, there is a nice park and there are some short but beautiful walks to do. If you walk up to the lookout point, you have the most amazing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Great chill out place. Whether its parking yourself at one of the restaurants/ bars, or simply relaxing with a picnic on the lawn. Loads of place for the kids to run. Great for a lazy afternoon.

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