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Anse Vata Beach

Noumea, Grand Terre, New Caledonia
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Very Windy

Walked along the path tha follows the beach as it is difficult to walk along the waters edge. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Amanda T
Adelaide, Australia
Cristal clear water

A lovely beach in town, people playing pétanque, pick nicking,eating delicious ice cream from... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lena B
Canberra, Australia
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good51%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Noumea, Grand Terre, New Caledonia

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walked along the path tha follows the beach as it is difficult to walk along the waters edge. The view was lovely but their was not much happening on a Monday evening and it was quite windy. Locals were playing pétanque and were happy for...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely beach in town, people playing pétanque, pick nicking,eating delicious ice cream from Amourina's - such an easy place to enjoy!

Thank Lena B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful beach. Worth a visit. Relaxing walk. Worth a sit on the beach if wind not too much.nice to see locals playing petonque. Definitely worth a visit

Thank TraceyS4545
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An inviting beach which offers much. It has many offering including water sports (no surf), eateries and bars. We spent several hours either late mornings or late evenings on the beach.

Thank Les101
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfectly located across the road from many of Anse Vata hotels and restaurants but can be a little windy and not much sand most of the time. For a more sandy, sheltered beach head to Plage du Chateau Royale (5 minute walk away) or Plage...More

Thank HappyWanderers434
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is very much the city away from the city, a tourist hub on the far south end of the Noumea peninsula. Many hotels are nearby, lots of restaurants too. There is a food and craft market on Monday nights. If you find the spot...More

Thank Grace B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The shops and hotels mostly need a good tidy up and clean up. The Palm Beach Shopping Centre in particular. We have visited Noumea twice in past year and love New Caledonia. This is the first time we stayed in Anse Vata. The eateries here...More

Thank SusieGC2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed close to the beach in very comfortable suite, well priced, easy walking along front, plenty of meal options, good beach, water taxi to Isle aux Canards on the main beach, good service. Bus access to anywhere in Noumea via the buses to the...More

Thank annevanheel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The positives are that it has a nice path to walk on alongside the beach. There are nice cafes on the other side of the road. The beach itself is very rocky and not pleasant to walk on. In the afternoon when we went, it...More

Thank Iddles
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good long beach to take a walk. Quite windy in the late afternoon and evening. Lots of kite surfers to watch. As the beach is not very wide it is good to use the footpath which follows the bay. Lots of eating places as well...More

Thank Brenda D
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5 June 2017|
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Response from Kiwikid0 | Reviewed this property |
They go on demand.
22 January 2017|
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Response from Nilesh D | Reviewed this property |
Yes all of the options as per answers given by other posters but also just request the beach front shops, they are kind enough to give you the keys.
29 November 2016|
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Response from IT-Emperor | Reviewed this property |
3 weeks should be fine, but bring lots of money it's very expensive. I understand you may be able to rent campers on the island. that's what I would look into next time.