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Review of Lyall Bay

Lyall Bay
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US$140.47*
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15-Minute Wellington Harbour Helicopter Flight
Ranked #35 of 244 things to do in Wellington
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

We were fortunate enough to be staying in an AirBnB high on the cliff overlooking the bay. Stunning views by both day and night, and a real pleasure to drive around as part of the scenic Wellington Harbour coastline.

Thank raneale
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"spruce goose"
in 8 reviews
"wellington airport"
in 8 reviews
"surf beach"
in 6 reviews
"dog walking"
in 5 reviews
"nice beach"
in 5 reviews
"close to the airport"
in 3 reviews
"plane spotting"
in 3 reviews
"scenic drive"
in 2 reviews
"planes take off and land"
in 2 reviews
"nice place to walk"
in 2 reviews
"sunny day"
in 6 reviews
"south coast"
in 2 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 2 reviews
"surfing"
in 19 reviews
"waves"
in 7 reviews
"cafes"
in 19 reviews
"takeaway"
in 4 reviews
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Reviewed 10 October 2017

We took our daughter and her dog here to walk on the dog friendly beach. And you can watch the aircraft arriving at the airport.

Thank Snapplegrape
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

It is very easy to go to Lyall Bay. When the weather is nice, one can see a lot of people surfing. There are several ways for people to go to the beach and to take a short walk. However, there is hardly a shelter around should the wind and rain arrive suddenly. Note that Wellington is famous for its sudden rain gusty wind.

Thank Janet C
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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Next to airport, surfing beach with cafe on beach, and views across the strait, can access by bus from Wellington

Thank happysheepChina
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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

I love Lyall Bay in all kinds of weather. Its lovely to stroll on a sunny day, but equally fabulous when the wind whips up the surf as it did when we were there. Rugged and beautiful.
Great for kids, and dogs.

Thank Ah62
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