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Watson's Bay

Watson's Bay, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Watson's Bay, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The recommendation from a local to have dinner at the Watson's Bay Boutique Hotel at sunset was wonderful! We took the ferry over from Circular Quay around 3 and had some time to explore a bit before heading to dinner. It was a little chilly...More

Thank 1hurleygirl
Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the ferry from Circular Quay, which worked well and was a pleasant trip in itself. Then we did a circular walk around Laings point, the beautiful beach at Camp Cove, an around the South Head heritage trail. We finished with lunch in Doyles....More

Thank Karin C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely trip to Watson's Bay via ferry from Manly. Part of a circuit from Circular Quay to Manly and back again. Lovely spot for an al fresco lunch

Thank ejs0072017
Reviewed 6 days ago

Take the bus or ferry over to Watsons Bay and sent a couple of hours relaxing in the park, swimming or having a drink at the Watsons Bay Hotel the view from the Beer Garden is worth the fare alone Whilst there you will have...More

Thank margaretan116
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely few hours here, we thoroughly enjoyed walking along the cliffs looking out over the sea, having a beautiful lunch looking over the bay, definitely worth a visit

Thank RobynT27
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed visiting this quaint beach town and loved the short walk to the lighthouse. We also enjoyed dining at Doyle's.

Thank TrevorMcNellis
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whether you like them on not fish 'n' chips is the dish of the day at Watson's Bay. It's a picturesque Bay for pottering along pre- or after drinks, lunch, dinner. The Watson's Bay Hotel has evolved various eating and drinking venues - the main...More

Thank Andrea F
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Sydney, dont miss this place, including the 2 light house (one is the first of all in Sydney: Macquire). If you visit the place and able to take a medium haul walk (not a difficult terrain) to experience the magnificent view...More

Thank sohaghossain
Reviewed 1 week ago

Watsons Bay is quite busy but has some fabulous walks where you can see the entrance into Sydney Harbour from the great ocean! Also has some great fish and chip shops. A great place for cocktails, a swim, a walk, or whatever you want. This...More

1  Thank Alexandria F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Watson Bay area is actually really scenic, when to view the Gap lookout and Wreck of Dunbar section. It was a nice pleasant paved walk with scenic views. There is adequate parking in the area if you go earlier in the day otherwise you...More

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January 7, 2017|
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Response from Alice W | Reviewed this property |
Wharf 6 and watch the monitor for A or B side. Not sure about time. You can use Opal Card.