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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Took a trip here on last day of holiday with my young grandchildren idyllic setting small but very child friendly. Food and coffee from the little cafe at beach was brilliant too. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank lornaf854
Reviewed 1 week ago

i came here on the weekend and it was really busy. the beaches not too big but the water was crystal clear and refreshing. from the beach you have some nice views as well. there is a small kiosk with drinks and food. worth a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank V_2020
Reviewed March 13, 2019 via mobile

One of three beaches we visited while staying in Sydney. We have to say, we enjoyed this one most. It's simple, Bondi Beach is not far away and the star, so this beach seems to be the hidden gem. Way less people, has a familiar...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank kinleyx
Reviewed March 6, 2019

Camp Cove is the beach of Watsons Bay, that although have a beautiful bath, but hasn't a mentionable beach. Camp Cove is only 9-10 min (650.0 m) walk, via Marine Parade and Cliff St, so if you prefer a ferry ride, it is worth to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
7  Thank stinkwink
Reviewed February 10, 2019

This pretty beach is just north of Watsons's Bay and in the lee of South Head.It has good sand and is a good family beach. It first came to note when Governor Phillip set foot on the beach on January 21, 1788. It is just...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Oldjack
Reviewed January 16, 2019

Just adjacent to Sydney’s south head is the lovely harbour bay of Camp Cove. It is a lovely shallow spot with lots of sea grass that is a nursery area for many species of marine life. There are sea horses and pipefish, baby box fish,...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Judith M
Reviewed January 5, 2019

Its a silent beach. No waves or high tides. It's very much safe for kids. You can take a ferry till Waston Bay and then 10 mins walk till this beach. There is a small cafe at the beach. It has changing rooms. You can...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sheifalyw
Reviewed December 13, 2018

This little gem is hidden at the Northerly end of Watson's Bay. The beach is a netted harbour beach so the water is quite gentle and is good for young children and oldies too. The Kiosk has recently changed hands and the owners have really...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Avril L
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

This is somewhere I could visit every day, lovely little cove with a small sandy beach. House back right into the beach. One day when I win the lottery I may just buy one 😉. My perfect place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JohnK269
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Camp cove is a small but beautiful little beach with some fantastic views back towards the city. It has a lovely little cafe that is great for a coffee. Unfortunately, the day we were there it was blowing a gale of over 55 kph so...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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