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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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Reviewed 2 days ago

Bondi Beach is really beautiful and while crowded, everyone there is friendly and there to do the same thing as you, swim, sunbake or relax. If interested, walk to the right side and around the cliffs. The view is simply stunning.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank courtzzzc
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had been told of mixed views on this beach before I got there so was not sure what to expect. I was surprised and in a good way. We were ther at a weekend so it was busy. That said, it was well set...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank JohnH3759
Reviewed 3 days ago

The size of this beach is large compared with the neighbouring beaches. Public transport to Sidney is frequent, but at the end of the day you can best walk to the north side because at the south side you may not be able to get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank huys25
Reviewed 4 days ago

Bondi is very busy, lots of people watching & that is part of its charm. It has incredible surf and clear water.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank blair176
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Its the most famous beach in Sydney and probably in Australia. Its really beautiful and lots of green space if all the sandy area is taken with families, backpackers and students. If you're not a good swimmer its better to go to another beach as...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Magnolia2036
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After so, the hype associated with this world known beach we were disappointed. It's a nice beach and good for surfing but the area is tacky and overrated. It was packed on day we went but it is quite a nice beach itself but surroundings...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank malcolm c
Reviewed 6 days ago

Hi Visited this place for Adidas Parley Event to promote the banning of plastic material being used and thrown into the oceans. we had 4km walk around the beach for this event. It was in the evening time and was amazed to see so many...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank chasteboy
Reviewed 6 days ago

Went there to have a quick swim and body board. I was amazed at how big it really is. Found the hire places on the beach very easily to hire my body board. Water is crystal clear and had a lot of fun in the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Kerry R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bondi Beach was a very last minute decision to go to for me. It’s quite far away from the city but the Uber ride was totally worth it. The beach was the prettiest beach I’ve ever seen. The sand was so soft. The water was...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank sadiekatieh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you want a full day with your spouse then we highly recommend Bondi. My new wife and I started our day at the rock swimming pool and ended at the opposite end on top of the cliffs. We spent the whole day walking and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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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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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 AliceNeow | 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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