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Address: Steyne Street, Sydney, New South Wales 2095, Australia
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+61 2 9976 1430
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Sun - Mon 6:00 am - 6:00 am
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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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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A Real Beach

My friend from Germany & I was in search of a real beach experience while in Sydney we spoke to some locals & this was it. This beach is so much better than Bondi Beach which is a... read more

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

My friend from Germany & I was in search of a real beach experience while in Sydney we spoke to some locals & this was it. This beach is so much better than Bondi Beach which is a beach for children because of the lack of waves. The only problem with Manly Beach if you're allergic to shellfish be careful... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I'm here, in Manly, house sitting. Its lovely and hot/warm, school kids are back at school, so beach to yourselves..... This beach is just beautiful and uncomplicated. Easy to get to by public transport, buses or ferry. Get your travel Opal card at Circular Quay. I love to take the ferry as it gives you a great opportunity to take... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Manly and its beach are a great getaway spot close to the city. The ferry ride from the city is an absolute delight with outstanding views of the Opera House and the Bridge so close by, There are many beautiful homes to be seen on shore along the way as well as Prime Ministers official house, Kirrabilli House on left... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a beautiful beach, beautiful views water is great and clean. There are many shops and cafes around and are very well priced. They have showers for after. Perfect beach and personally better I think than bondi beach

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Fantastic beach ... we enjoyed watching the surfers. Busy beach restaurants close by. We arrived by boat from circular quay the vies were spectacular enjoy

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A magical place, we took the Manly ferry, it is quite a journey but very pleasent. Upon arrival it was easy to see that this town and beech was buzzing. Loads of sports on the beech, golden sands, great shopping and eating areas. there was a gym and a sports assualt course on the beech also. the sand was fine,... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Manly beach is my favourite as it is so sunny and bright. There's always a colourful array of people present there and there is always something different going on. Local buskers in the mall set the mood for a joyus one. There are also markets there too

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

A long clean beach. Busy with sunbathers, surfers, swimmers and families. The water is crystal clear. Well worth the visit.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We took a ferry from Sydney Harbour on a Sunday Morning and arrived after about 20 minutes at Manly. The beach area was busy but not overcrowded and there was a real buzz about the place . We watched groups of youngsters etching out beach volley ball courts on the sand , whilst others prepared for the inevitable surfing and... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Went to the beach near the ferry terminal as we wanted to swim. Lovely clean beach. The sea was just perfect for swimming. If you want to surf go to the beach at the other end of the Main Street.

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Hi! Thanks you enjoyed the beach! Glad you enjoyed your day at the beach! Hope to see you again soon! Much love Manly More 

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A 40-minute ferry ride from Circular Quay will take you to the famous northern beach of Manly. The beaches here are perfect for learning to surf or spending the day sun-tanning. The walk from Spit Bridge to Manly is a great way to experience Sydney Harbor Bay and the Australian bush land. Along the foreshore, there are plenty of watering holes and wine bars with excellent cuisine. There are plenty of kid-friendly restaurants as well, especially along the family-oriented areas like Shelly Beach. An excellent way to experience Manly is to rent a bike and explore the dedicated bike paths and off road trails. The North Head National Park is another must-see. Located on the southern tip of Manly, North Head National Park offers great bushwalks and panoramic views of the city.
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