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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
Watson's Bay, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The cliff-walk is a must for some awesome pictures in the backdrop. Blues of every hue in the water below. Watson bay itself didn't have much to do other than the cliff walk. Did the Doyle's fish and chips shop too as everyone suggested.

Thank Kevin_Mumbai
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great place to put your feet up and relax, sit back and have a drink or meal whilst overlooking this great bay, lovely sights to be seen and very romantic as the suns starts to settle.

Thank Im_no_Crazy_Canadian
Reviewed 5 days ago

We used our Opal cards and took the ferry here on our last day in Sydney. The trip affords great views of Sydney, the harbour and bridge. Watsons Bay itself is lovely and we took a walk up to the lighthouse. There are lovely beaches...More

Thank PamNottingham_UK
Reviewed 6 days ago

Located in the Municipality of Woollarah This last Harbour Beach before you reach the Ocean is the location of some of the most well known Seafood Restaurants in Sydney: Doyles and the Watson's Bay Pub next door. Across the road is a large sloping park...More

Thank Star707
Reviewed 1 week ago

Caught the F7 ferry from Circular Quay at 1.10pm and takes about 25 minutes to get there, stopping at 3 places on the way. We had lunch at Doyles on the Wharf, semi-takeaway where you can eat under cover. There is also a Doyles on...More

1  Thank janitaS
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ferry to Watsons Bay, walk thru national park to Sth Head light house b/taking views Sydney harbour, down hill walk back to W/bay for lunch at Doyles

1  Thank gailrellis
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a beautiful bay with some amazing views of the city , we had a drink here great for people watchinh and nice place to have a drink

Thank Katewoodland247
Reviewed 1 week ago

The beach is nice, and the walk around offers stunning views of the harbor and ocean. Beachside dining is fantastic.

Thank malcolm_groome
Reviewed 1 week ago

This bay is easily reached by a boat across. There are plenty of places to eat/drink and stunning views of the local area.

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Thank Lyndsay F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the ferry from Circular Quay to Watsons Bay and enjoyed the great views of the Sydney Bridge, the Opera house, the down town skyline and the beautiful scenery. Arriving in Watsons Bay, we walked across to see the view of the Pacific Ocean....More

Thank Martin-nitraM
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Which wharf number do I take the ferry to Watson bay from circular square? What time is the 1st ferry? Can I used opal card or do I have to purchase a ticket?
8 January 2017|
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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.