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Palm Beach

16 Ocean Rd | Cnr Ocean Rd & Palm Beach Rd, Palm Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales 2108, Australia
+61 2 9974 1373
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“summer bay” (52 reviews)
“surf club” (42 reviews)
“tv show” (13 reviews)
16 Ocean Rd | Cnr Ocean Rd & Palm Beach Rd, Palm Beach, Pittwater, New South Wales 2108, Australia
+61 2 9974 1373
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just a routine beach. Nothing was terribly exciting or different. The main attraction of the area is the lighthouse and there is no way to drive there. You had be to early the whole play which we skipped because we had a toddler to carry....More

Thank Pankhuri K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Got there nice and early to set up and watch the rise (4:30am).. Kids had a blast! They were in the water just before sunrise around 5:30 and it was just an amazing experience for them. Will definitely be doing it again. Going at this...More

Thank Albert C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Palm Beach is beautiful all year round , but in summer it is superb . We visited late on a hot summers afternoon when a cool on shore breeze was blowing and the water was clear and inviting . Often makes me wonder why Aussies...More

Thank Fran C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Living in Sydney we quite often go for drives to Palm Beach,buitiful drive once you get past Newport , take a picnic and sit on the quiet side of pittwater or go to th e Golf club for a great meal

Thank ktm 1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great beach which is clean. It’s a very long beach with lots of room for you to set up and lay down for the day. The waves are big and the water was a little cold the day we went. Parking is a little difficult...More

Thank Teejayy19
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This beach is unlike any other beach.. as they say, ur foot does really dig in the sand.. u can feel it between ur fingers. Do this once all major city attractions are covered

Thank kkj06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Palm beach seems to be a little underrated compared to the popular bondi beach. It is definitely less crowded than bondi but the view here is amazing too. Lots of people on the jet ski, kayak and standup paddle board.

Thank Angelina T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here a few times now. It’s a stunning beach that can get crazy busy on a weekend and during the school holidays. Went one day when they had the big row boats out, very entertaining. The sea pool at the far end is great....More

Thank whatnamecaniuse
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

The beach was stunning but unfortunately was too cold to go for a swim! The kids loved finding out that 'Home and Away' was filmed here and we were at 'Summer Bay' from the TV show. The children loved striking poses like famous movie stars...More

Thank _izzy_tschannel
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

This place is beautiful. Miss 9 and 4 wanted the whole summer bay experience. It was impressive, even for myself (mum) Nan & Pop. Absolute serenity!!! Id travel back here tomorrow.

1  Thank Sally S
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15 February 2017|
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Response from SOLBUDAK | Reviewed this property |
Hi jelly beans pool not for wheel chair ,other area fine thanks.
24 August 2016|
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Response from MWandAW | Reviewed this property |
1) No 2) According to information Flamin' Galah Sydney Tours website, the Official Home and Away Tour to Summer Bay currently runs every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. The pick-up point is at 1.15pm outside the... More
Eric T
18 August 2016|
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Response from Robyn-and-Rob | Reviewed this property |
There would be a long hike up to the lighthouse which would be a few klms. The houses are set on the side of hills and once again it would be a long climb.