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Bondi Beach is famous for its glistening ocean, pristine sands, reliable surf and seaside spirit. It's laid back coastal lifestyle, cafe culture, boutique shops and thriving, eclectic community is equally enticing.Come and enjoy the quintessential...more
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Queen Elizabeth Drive, Sydney, New South Wales 2026, Australia
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Bondi Beach is a very popular beach packed with vibrant buzzing people - and that is the brilliant thing about it. My family really enjoyed the day, here. We really enjoyed using the pool and looking at the sea view. The waves were huge and...More

Thank freddiemgreen
Reviewed yesterday

It's a must for any tourist, still an icon but more people, more difficult to park, more of a concrete jungle and definitely more coffee shops and cafes.Probably more people around the streets and cafes than on the beach itself. It actually looks more interesting...More

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a must in Sydney, if for nothing else then its legendary name as a must see place. We had hot chocolate at one of the cafes close to Bondi, hot chocolate on a nice cool day, another must when at Bondi. Paid parking...More

Thank Gazal P
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited Bondi Beach on our hop on / off tour. The town and beach are just as we had imagined sun, sea, surf and thonged with people at the weekend. We decided to take a walk along the coastal trail towards Coogee, as there is...More

Thank Adrian B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Definitely over rated beach that’s for sure. But if your in Sydney everyone goes to see it. I think the reviews speak for itself just look all the people saying average

Thank Garry H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great places to eat and watch the world go by good open spaces if you don’t like the sand but love the sea views . Nice and flat to stroll around the promenade

Thank Sue H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Unreal beach with fantastic walk round the coast was lucky enough to see the art exhibition on the walk round and was lucky enough to have the sun shinning up there with one of the best beaches I’ve been to

Thank daniel m
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I went at night, since it was the only time I could go, and had fun seeing the city lights and sticking my toes in the ocean. I was surprised at the after dark activity there, but enjoyed some great seafood across the street after...More

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 5 days ago

My friend Joel thoroughly enjoyed meeting the Royal couple at Bondi Beach today. He is a surfer that works with Australians of all ages suffering from depression and uses surf therapy to help them. Bondi is his home beach and was the perfect spot to...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We did the walk from bronte to bondi and the coastal views were nothing to sneeze at. Bondi was a nice Australian white ssand beach and was closed due to dangerous currents the day we went. Still nice to wet the feet on a stroll....More

Thank Alana S
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Bondi Beach
An iconic Australian suburb, Bondi Beach is famous for
its fantastic beaches and views. Once the domain of
backpackers, hundreds of tourists from all over the
world descend en masse to Bondi in December ready to
enjoy the "Aussie summer". Bondi Beach boasts
impressive ocean views all along the many restaurants
and bars on Campbell Parade. Wake up early and take a
dip in the surf before walking the scenic stretch from
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Laura R
12 August 2018|
Response from Loretta E | Reviewed this property |
I don't know when the calmest conditions are but my girls swam in mid June (which is their winter) and they didn't think it was cold.
10 August 2018|
Response from Alice N | Reviewed this property |
I’m sorry that I can’t answer your question since I did not explore that.
17 July 2018|
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