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St. Kilda Beach

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Address: Jacka Boulevard | West St Kilda, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Long, well-maintained and clean beach just outside Melbourne, lined with...

Long, well-maintained and clean beach just outside Melbourne, lined with markets, amusement parks and nightclubs.

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Breezy but great exercise

The weather was cold and windy but that made it more photogenic. Fantastic walkway along the beach filled with restaurants beaches and the pier. Walk the pier to the little cafe... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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Margaret River, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

St Kilda is a nice place with good bars and cafes with nice walks along the beach. There is also tram you can catch to Melbourne

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Thank Ron P
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The weather was cold and windy but that made it more photogenic. Fantastic walkway along the beach filled with restaurants beaches and the pier. Walk the pier to the little cafe at the end. It was like being in the 1920s. Walk to ackland street to check out the continental cakes and cafe scene . And then there's Luna park

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Thank Dale M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stiansen. Kilda beach is one of the most popularitet and beatyful beaches in the City of Melbourne. Eady accsess with the tram. Toilette near by. Easy Lunhing. Clean water.lot of gras to relax on.

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Thank Laila R
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Very busy and nice to chill bit of a Dirty beach in places tho. been here a few months and still don't fancy swimming in sea. But it's busy an kinda nice view so worth checking it on a hot day with some budvars ya feel me.

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Thank steven j
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We travelled there by tram n got down at the last station. The tram stopped right in front of some cafes. The beach is lovely with calm waters n orange sand. When we were there, it wasn't too busy. There are many cafes n restaurants on both sides of the road where the tram runs. We managed to get a... More 

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St Kilda, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

StKilda beach has a distinct vibrancy on a hot summers afternoon. Many people from many places harmoniously sharing a beautiful location just 100 meters from the 96 tram and Acland street. The beach has restaurants that may be premium priced however a short walk to Acland street or nearer will find cheap eats to share on the beach.A great way... More 

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good beach for children but lacks amenities such as toilets and showers. Also not easy to navigate the roads by the beach

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Slough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed just up the road from St Kilda Beach (about 30mins) and we visited twice during our 3 day stay in Melbourne. First day we did the pier and breakwater and then we did the beach are and boardwalk. Fantastic place. Watch out for the mixed traffic on the pathway. We enjoyed strolling and just watching people and the... More 

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Hobart, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It has hardly changed in years. Used to come here as kids and it still has the charm. One of the best urban beaches is Australia.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Considering it is essentially right at the city door it is not that bad a beach but there are better beaches further south on the Mornington Peninsula. It does have the advantage of public transport and many restaurants and shops in the St Kilda area.

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