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Browns Bay Beach

Browns Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
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Browns bay beach

A fabulous beach with good swimming.About a kilometre long and on a sunny day hundreds of people of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
James B
via mobile
Beautiful beach

We are in two for 2 weeks and every time we walk to this beautiful beach it puts a smile on our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Los Angeles, California
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  • Very good42%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“local beach” (4 reviews)
“north shore” (6 reviews)
“ice cream” (5 reviews)
Browns Bay, Auckland, New Zealand
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fabulous beach with good swimming.About a kilometre long and on a sunny day hundreds of people of all races doing their own thing .close to shops and has a large grass verge of picnicking

Thank James B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are in two for 2 weeks and every time we walk to this beautiful beach it puts a smile on our faces. Lovely walk path connects you to other bays and goes for miles in both directions. Do not miss a walk on the...More

Thank jenurb
Reviewed 6 August 2017

I know this beach because as a young guy this was one of the best beaches, in the summer time this beach is busy, in the winter it is a great time to visit as not so busy , car parking in Browns Bay around...More

Thank 288Will
Reviewed 23 July 2017

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
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