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Maslin Beach

Main South Road, Adelaide, South Australia 5170, Australia
+61 416 863 037
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This is a little gem that is hidden away near McClarenval. We stumbled across this beach whilst... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Albury, Australia
Took us by surprise!

Everything about this spot was perfect. Stunning views, beautiful beach, warmer water and few... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laurie D
Raleigh, North Carolina
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“nudist beach” (14 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (14 reviews)
“nude section” (9 reviews)
Main South Road, Adelaide, South Australia 5170, Australia
+61 416 863 037
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a little gem that is hidden away near McClarenval. We stumbled across this beach whilst driving around. Well worth the drive and walk on the beach

1  Thank peterandriske
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything about this spot was perfect. Stunning views, beautiful beach, warmer water and few people. The beach offered an excellent place to run, walk and enjoy the sunset. A path on the cliff above the beach was a bonus. Situated near the stunning McLaren Vale...More

Thank Laurie D
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Yes a few desperates wondering around but like all pests they go away quickly if ignored. Stunning beach to relax and watch the sunset.

Thank t s
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

This beach is stunning and huge (3km) and about half of it is “unclad”. This is a far greater proportion for naturism than most beaches. Good parking by the main beach but a bit of a walk. Cliff top parking a bit nearer the nude...More

Thank northwalesnaturist
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Backed by by rocky cliffs at the southern end, this long sandy beach has a crystal clear ocean and is generally calm for great swimming. Clothing is optional and no one really cares which is even better. A great way to really relax. Only trouble...More

1  Thank neville505
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

What a great way to spend part of your day! It is a beautiful beach to walk on or let your children play or have a picnic as there is a playground there. You can spend lots of time there as it is so peaceful

Thank Judi R
Reviewed 11 August 2017

A beautiful long, wide, flat, sandy, sheltered beach ending in impressive sandstone cliffs at the southern end - the clothing optional end! It can be less inviting on a day with north winds but generally Maslin Beach is an absolute pleasure over the summer months...More

Thank Norman G
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The first is that much walking and stair climbing is required to get to and from the not-so-prudish section. And the second is that if you're close to the rocks at the southern end, you might encounter a less savoury character or two. So be...More

Thank Eamon W
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Maslin Beach is famous for not only been a wonderful quiet beach about an hour's drive south from Adelaide, but the first Australian beach with a nude bathing section at one end. On the day I visited with a friend, the sun was shining, the...More

1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is a great uncrowded 3km long beach. It is backed by high cliffs making it good aerobic exercise to climb back up to the southern car park. Pristine sand and calm water made this a perfect place for a glorious swim without any clothes...More

Thank NomadicTraveller7
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Walter W
5 April 2017|
Response from smitty0078 |
There are beach police that will fine you for getting an erection . The fines are determined per inch , I had to mortgage my house after visiting to pay the fine . 1 star review for this beach from me .