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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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The Face of Sydney

This is the place you remember Sydney with the coathanger and city skyline in the distant and the harbour in the forground

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 NEW

This is the place you remember Sydney with the coathanger and city skyline in the distant and the harbour in the forground

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Went to double bay before heading over to Watson's Bay. Found a random unknown beach at double bay which was really beautiful and therefore set a little highly expectation for Waston's Bay since it's well spoken of. The path to watson's bay with surrounded by trees and grasses and it's beautiful. Perfect spot for picnic. Went further in and found... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Watson's Bay area is an excellent one for families, couples, groups of friends or even solo. There's a few lovely little beaches, parks and breathtaking view of the city. The famous Doyle's restaurant, Dunbar House and Watson's Bay Hotel are all consistently great places.

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We caught the hop on hop off ferry to Watson's Bay. We had fish and chips for lunch from the take away section of Doyles. We ate at the tables and chairs provided but there is a nice park where you can eat. The fish and chips are fairly expensive but decent sized serves and very tasty. There is also... More 

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Geelong, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Doyles Restaurant is one of the best around the globe of my travels, and the fresh crayfish a must. Pricey but worth every cent. Take a ferry from circular quay to make the experience unique and take in the stunning views of Sydney Harbour & The Opera House not the way. Ticked off my bucket list.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Ferry ride was comfortable and fast. Very clean and well presented at the dock. Easy access to our lunch destination ,Doyles restaurant . Good pathways to view the ocean ,on the opposite side of the Bay.

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Greater Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

magnificent food service , bread love it , seafood , tops , views are amazing , lunch is my favorite , time

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Unique bay with lots of character ,very relaxing.,has genteel feel of yesteryear..Doyles restaurant good...bonus as well going back to city centre on ferry

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

It was cooling with nice wind blowing in a hot summer day. Spectacular to see the water splashing against the colorful rock formations of the cliffs. Sat on the beach to relax and unwind. There are nice cafes for you to grab some food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

A quaint little posh suburb of Sydney. If you are visiting I suggest you grab some food at Doyles on the beach, and have a look at the gap.

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Address: Address: Watson's Bay, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney

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