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Sunny Spring Day

The sun was out, there was a slight breeze from the sea, and it was a great day for exploring and... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Melbourne, Australia
Beautiful beach close to everything

Let’s start with the Pier which was built in 1888 and is heritage listed. Popular with anglers who... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Melbourne, Australia
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Esplanade, Altona, Hobsons Bay, Victoria, Australia
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All reviews fish and chips beautiful beach kite surfers walk along the beach pier street western suburbs cafes and restaurants across the road play equipment local beach plenty of parking family friendly beach sunny day minute walk walking track inner city on tuesdays
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, well located, not too busy and with fantastic walks nearby. There is so much to do if you like nature and exploring it. It is also home of so many different birds. Plus you can still see fish in the water, little ones around...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Juliana L
Reviewed 28 October 2018

The sun was out, there was a slight breeze from the sea, and it was a great day for exploring and wandering along the beach and the pier.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank platypus150
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Let’s start with the Pier which was built in 1888 and is heritage listed. Popular with anglers who regularly visit. On the weekend I watched someone hook a ray but unfortunately, it 'got away'. The pier is 300m long. The western side of the pier...More

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank thetravellingspy
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Beautiful beach looks great on the sunny day must visit at least once a month if u r localite..clean sands great place to have picinics

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Pc406
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Excellent, clean & cridpy air sea side experience. Family friendly beach; at times busy depending on weather; with ample roadside parking. Just watch out as this is pedestrian, cyclists & vehicles shared place. Have seen some minor road accidents here. Toilets are clean too. Restaurants...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank agnesembuido
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We moved to Altona 4 years ago and live walking distance to the beach. There's a nice pier but nobody catches any fish there but the beach has nice sand and it's week located near to cafes. Highly recommended

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Jim D
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Amazing view, nice beach and good fish and chips shops around.. love strolling along the beach at sunset ..

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank charmbracelet
Reviewed 30 March 2018

Great to walk along the walkways, lovely views well maintained. A walk on the pier is also good followed by quick coffee or meal at the many cafes. Numero UNO is always good

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank jandp768
Reviewed 21 March 2018

We love Altona Beach the shops are a minute walk away there are lifeguards patrolling the beach. Rest rooms and a fabulous park with lots of shade and play equipment. Loads to do and plenty of cheap eats only 1 minute walk from the beach...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 17 March 2018

Beautiful clean beach, bike tracks, dog beach and walking trails. Not forgetting the shopping strip right at the beach and the varied range of cafes and restaurants. You cannot visit Altona without a visit to Hangar 1one2. Best coffee and food in town.

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Fran B
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Response from Juliana L | Reviewed this property |
No booking required at all. And you are allowed to take your own food and drinks if you wish to do a picnic as well. There are very clean public toilets available and shops if you rather eat out while there.