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The reef at Monkey Beach is a long way out so you need to be a strong swimmer & even then a noodle... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2018
nemo534
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Sydney, Australia
Great

Was a decent hike from hideaway resort, definitely not for the faint hearted! Once there though... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Jovichick1
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Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful beach. Rugged track, best suited for the goats here.not worth the long hard hike. Coral is a bit far from the shore. Much closer and easier access at shelving beach.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank stu d
Reviewed 21 October 2018

The reef at Monkey Beach is a long way out so you need to be a strong swimmer & even then a noodle would be a great idea. Snorkel hire is $20 per person not far from where the Keppel Konnections ferry lands. It's a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nemo534
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Was a decent hike from hideaway resort, definitely not for the faint hearted! Once there though it was very quiet & relaxing.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jovichick1
Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

The track to this beach is rough steep and not well defined. I climbed Kilimanjaro in Jan so I am not a walking sook but the track was marked as easy!!!! WRONG!! The beach is lovely and protected from Sth East wind. The snorkelling was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Kezbil
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Made the journey from Fishermans Beach to this gem of a beach via Long Beach. Enjoyed Monkey much more than Long, the water was calmer, bluer, most relaxing but the temperature was cold! Was a bit surprising given we went in late November (spring almost...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank lau_5567
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We walked and kayaked tot his beach. Just beautiful clear water and coral. Gorgeous. It was never crowded and lots of pretty shells to collect.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank AustraliaKitkat
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Although it takes a longish walk to get there, snorkelling at low time is rewarding for all who make the effort.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank lindamJ7213XC
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We loved Monkey Beach. We had our boat so went to Monkey a Beach several times during our visit to a Great Keppel to snorkel, we were lucky enough to swim with 2 turtles one day! I walked to the beach one day, it is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank bradnicki
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We walked from the Hideaway resort up the beach to the far end and then there is a track you can take to Monkey Beach or Long Beach. We decided to go via Long Beach as we wanted to see this also and some friends...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Margot E
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We visited Monkey Beach with two young kids whilst doing the 'Monkey Point (inc Long Beach) Walk. It was an absolutely stunning stretch of sand. Think deserted beach with white sand, aqua water and great snorkelling........minus the price tag usually associated with this beauty.

Date of experience: June 2017
3  Thank JessiPalmer
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