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Browns Bay Beach

Browns Bay, New Zealand
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A great sandy bay

A great beach with a wonderful cafe culture, it can get quite busy so car parking is difficult but... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Peaceful and relaxing

The beach is wide, clean and has nice sand. Lots of places for kids to play. The beach seems to... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
David L
Banjar, Indonesia
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  • Very good42%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“nice beach” (5 reviews)
“north shore” (6 reviews)
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Browns Bay, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

A great beach with a wonderful cafe culture, it can get quite busy so car parking is difficult but available, there is a play area for children and public toilets as well

Thank pmgreenwood
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The beach is wide, clean and has nice sand. Lots of places for kids to play. The beach seems to be a favourite location for dog lovers. There are numerous dogs but I have never seen any that are aggressive or problematic in any way....More

Thank David L
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This beach is for walking, laughing and launching your boat rather than for bathing in May. I did not see any bathers so that tended to make the point. We really loved seeing the couples with their dogs eagerly bounding up and down the beach...More

Thank WarrenAus
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Browns Bay Beach is my local Beach. It's one of the most popular beaches on the North Shore of Auckland. It's not the cleanest beach but it's still not filthy. It's got a beautiful view of Rangitoto island. It's got a big bank with heaps...More

Thank Holleylolliepop
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Having lived in Browns Bay no2 for nearly 27 years we have continued to enjoy our beach and the areas around, The simple pleasure of walking up and down and meeting people and dogs. Swimming and sunbathing, Taking Grandchildren to the playground. Eating fish n...More

Thank TerryRT
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The shear volume of dogs eliminates the possibility of describing this place as a beach. Despite owners best efforts of cleaning up, residue remains. This translates to a stretch of sand which is inundated with dog excrement. I have nothing against dogs, however, this is...More

Thank waiake1
Reviewed 2 April 2017

One of my best beachs love the views and It's a great place just to take a walk or go for a swim the parking can get a bit hard to fine somewhere to stop on a nice sunny day but well worth a look...More

Thank deconz1
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This beach is a favorite among many Aucklanders to spend sunny days with their families and picnics. The waters are very calm and ideal for swimming, kayaking, jet skiing, paddle boarding or just lounging in. Very close to a variety of restaurants and even if...More

Thank Mahesh_Ayyagari
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Great stop off for the day beach, lots of grass area and trees for shade. Clean beach, with shower facilities and changing rooms. Close to the centre of town, so go and get your food and come back and have a picnic. Clean water, not...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

My local beach great for visitors. Cafes, pizza, fish and chips. Ice cream. Bars. We have it all. Great location and great little beach. Must see.

Thank Nicky F
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