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Lazy late afternoon stroll and empty beaches

After a nearly hour long drive on the mountainous Highway, we came to this secluded beach, which... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Minneapolis, Minnesota
caves beach

Superb beach great for families. Good amenities. Beautiful views excellent hotel close by. Give it... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
Swansea, Australia
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“low tide”(22 reviews)
“rock pools”(11 reviews)
“southern end”(8 reviews)
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Swansea, Lake Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
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All reviews low tide rock pools southern end worth a visit great for kids plenty of parking young children beautiful spot quiet area public transport lots of fun lake macquarie central coast amazing place car park great surf body surfing
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After a nearly hour long drive on the mountainous Highway, we came to this secluded beach, which was literally empty on a windy October late afternoon. The Oceans were roaring and the sand felt pristine on our legs. The view was breath taking and its...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MNLeisureTraveller
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Superb beach great for families. Good amenities. Beautiful views excellent hotel close by. Give it a go

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Myssbea
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Totally awesome place! The rock formations are astonishing. The way the caves inter-connect and how the sea has cut through the soft limestone. Totally worth a trip.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RENOT67
Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

Solid waves, off the cliffs. North end of the patrolled beach had some great rideable waves, nothing like the reef breaks back home, but the water is warm so can’t complain. Get out there ✌️

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank philr588
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

40 mins drive from Gosford. The view from the lookout is lovely. The beach does get busy. Medium sized waves on the day we went. The caves are fun, you are able to walk through them. The kids had an absolute ball being in the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 810nataliet
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Unfortunately we visited on a really high tide so had to quit the beach where we were sitting so probably best to check this before you go. Waves were strong and too much for the kids who were dumped a few times. Guys tried fishing...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 913janetn
Reviewed 15 August 2018

I joined a local group of walkers at the Caves Beach Hotel for a bush and beach walk to Stinky Point, Spoon Rocks Lockout, Quarries Head and Pinney Beach before heading back to the caves at the southern end of Caves Beach. It's a lovely...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve W
Reviewed 7 August 2018

A beautiful beach with a magical feeling of peace and freedom from the hassle and bustle of life. A place to sit and smell the sea and let problems disappear over the horizon.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank J8140RNangelar
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Not spoilt by development just a club to get an ice cold drink for a member or a traveler while relaxing and watching the waves roll in on the pristine sand

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CobraEastGosford
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Make sure you walk through the caves to the other beach. Only a couple of caves but def an amazing location. This area is ideal for a family holiday. The newly renovated Hotel is worth an ale or two.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sharonsgig
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6 December 2018|
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No it’s doesn’t at all.