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outing wiyh grandkids

Took granddaughters and we had a great time. Loved the choice of the 2 different pools. Parking is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Newcastle, Australia
Wonderful Olde Ocean Baths .

Have Enjoyed Swimming in these Restored Olde Ocean Baths many times over the previous years . The... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bribie Island, Australia
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Henderson Parade, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4974 2000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took granddaughters and we had a great time. Loved the choice of the 2 different pools. Parking is a bit limited though.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank karenbh87
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have Enjoyed Swimming in these Restored Olde Ocean Baths many times over the previous years . The Mereweather Ocean Baths have access for Wheelchair Entry and Ramp entry ; many Persons have used this Saltwater BATHS for Rehabilitation Exercises with Great Results .I Exercised here...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank raquelneric
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Kids paradise on bigger swell days and pretty good for swimming laps. Patrolled usually so safe. Bid baths so plenty of room.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Drew M
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Warmer Weather = Beach Great spot for an early morning dip especially after a gruelling Merewether Stairs Session.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Troy S
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Great for a swim whether doing laps or just cooling off. There is a disabled ramp behind the dressing rooms which allows access to the pool area, then there is a ramp that goes into both pools, one pool for adults and the other for...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 31 August 2018

It is always interesting to visit the baths ,different times of the day gives you different viewing ,the sea the colours the activity and a place to recharge your batteries

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank bobh666
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

This is s nice place to visit the baths are a good facility. Not heated so cold in winter. Parking is an issue so you can’t get close . The coffee shop is nice and very busy.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joye W
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Great oceans baths only 10mins from Newcastle CBD Plenty of room for everyone to enjoy & to cool those hot summer days down Parking can be a problem due to its popularity in the warmer months

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Macca2741
Reviewed 27 August 2018

For generations, families have been enjoying the baths. Protected from the surf, there are 2 pools which suit from toddlers to experienced swimmers.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chris B
Reviewed 23 August 2018

It's like a big bath but cold, salty and often full of sea-lice, and grumpy swimmers who don't like it when you swim lengthways.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Sapphire D
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Response from 775traveller | Reviewed this property |
Swim anytime, they definitely don't close unless they are draining it for cleaning . I've been late at night during a hot summer Newcastle night and it was packed.