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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
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Watson's Bay, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

There is not a lot here apart from Doyle's renowned fish & chips which are a must despite the price. One word of warning the public ferry closes early but the buses keep going.

Thank cantleyblade
Reviewed 2 days ago

Take the ferry from the Circular Quay, or bus, I prefer ferry as the coastal view is simply stunning. I always go to the Doyles for F&C when arriving, then take a walk either to the left or to the right, both are nice, the...More

Thank lehcar2018
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Quiet beach, good waterfront food and great cliff-top views. Masked Lapwings and Crested Pigeons browsing in the shore edge parkland. Fine bus journey back to central Sydney through Bondi.

Thank HealthMed
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely fish & chips at the iconic Doyles. We did take away and while the queue was a little lengthy it moved quickly and the flathead was fabulous.

Thank SharonSteve1982
Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled to Watson's Bay by ferry from Circular Quay. Unfortunately, it was a very windy day, so it was not desirable to stay on the beach. We bought some very nice chips from one of the shops at the ferry jetty and had lunch...More

Thank JenC00
Reviewed 1 week ago

This entire area is absolutely beautiful and there are amazing little walks to do all along here. Some people do Watsons Bay to Bondi and that's quite a trek!! Never managed to do all of it in one go, always get stuck at a cute...More

Thank Avgoch
Reviewed 1 week ago

Give yourself a few hours to explore and have lunch. The walk to Camp Cove, The Gap, Gibson's Beach and South Head are all worth doing.

Thank Webtones
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had our Christmas lunch here on our honeymoon and it was probably one of the best lunches we have ever had! The food was exceptional with huge quantities, and the service was great. It was a little expensive but worth every cent. I would...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take the ferry from Circular Quay at midday, go to Doyle’s fish and chips place have a nice lunch in the open air area with a nice house beer 🍺 , discuss with friends the current week affairs, then take a stroll through the park...More

Thank oli602014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

you can name your way to Watson bay by double decker tourist bus or local buses from the city. the best way is by ferry and then enjoy the local park and walks around the luxurious properties of the famous residents and world the best...More

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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.
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