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Far nicer than the more popular Cottesloe , very clean , family friendly and not overly busy. 5... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
Zoe W
Manchester, England, United Kingdom
gorgeous beach, good facilities

white sand, blue sea, dunes and brush backing the beach. two cafes (the Orange Box and Bib... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
London, United Kingdom
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Leighton Beach Boulevard | Fremantle, Fremantle, Western Australia 6159, Australia
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Reviewed 23 December 2017

Far nicer than the more popular Cottesloe , very clean , family friendly and not overly busy. 5 minute walk from the train . Lovely grassy area with picnic tables , toilets . Great cafe the orange box right on the beach. I’ll definitely visit...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Zoe W
Reviewed 5 December 2017

white sand, blue sea, dunes and brush backing the beach. two cafes (the Orange Box and Bib & Tucker), changing rooms & toilets as well as beach showers. beautiful and civilised. not busy

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Yet another nice beach, Freo has many of them. Nice to walk down the beach even when the water is not warm enough to swim in..

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 24 August 2017

This was on of several beaches we visited while in Fremantle. Not particularly spectacular but okay for a relaxing stroll.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank PaulSiow
Reviewed 5 June 2017

Great place to catch the sunset if you are in North Fremantle. Ample parking. We were staying in Pier 21 and it is a short 5 min drive to the beach.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Keh Whoo T
Reviewed 26 May 2017

This is somewhere I walk almost every day, rain or shine. My dog demands it. If I take too long drinking my tea in the morning she will nudge my car keys in a hint that it is time to go. Leighton Beach adjoins South...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 22 May 2017

As a long distance runner, this is a go-to training ground for me. Its always nice and clear, love it!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Millie R
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Last Sunday it was 28C in Perth so of course we thought let's go the beach! I don't think I've ever been to the beach this far into autumn! It was such a spectacular day and of course Leighton Beach did not disappoint. It's a...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank ReginaScoop
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If you want a peaceful beach experience, Leighton is the go. Not as busy as Cottesloe, Scarborough, Swanbourne etc. but just as beautiful. Maybe more so, coz its just beach and sea and the wide wide, long long shore.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank flyawayfairy
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Heavenly beach with great beach-side development and well shared sand space for bathers, joggers and a quizillion dog lovers and their beach loving doggies.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank micciyoyo
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