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Sandy Bay

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Hobart City Sightseeing Tour Including MONA Admission
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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a beautiful sunny blue sky day in Sandy Bay. We walked south along the path following the Derwent from Nutgrove Beach. The view is superb and the sun is warm, despite it being winter time. The paths are well kept, clean and presentable....More

Thank Noi-Pip
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked along from the salamanca markets to the McDonald's, there is some really nice houses here and the waterfront is spectacular.

1  Thank mynewlifeistravel
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Great place for a walk on the Derwent river edge. We visited the local shops to see what is on offer here. Discovered some really eclectic jewellery shops for a good browse. Yacht clubs and yachts everywhere on the way to Rest Point Casino. Pretty...More

4  Thank 1Linron
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Great place to live or visit. Next to the river and close to city. Lots of food places and quite a few shops.

3  Thank annHobart
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Beautiful drive here from Battery Point and get a spectacular view from here of the River Derwent and the Wrest point casino is right here !

3  Thank 555RedRo
Reviewed 21 March 2017

worth a trip away from the hustle & bustle, peaceful & calm waters, natural beauty, lovely place to visit

2  Thank Milligate
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great place for a walk on the Derwent river edge. Then visit the local shops to see what is on offer here. Yacht clubs and yachts everywhere! Would be easy to arrange a sail also.

1  Thank Colstron
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Sandy Bay is one of those eclectic and premier suburbs. It is in a sought after area close to the CBD but also gaining popularity as a university suburb and so has an interesting mix of diverse cultures.

Thank Thirko
Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Pipeline Track on Mount Wellington can be reached either by car or our local Metro Bus. The walk commences opposite the Fern Tree Tavern. This is an amazingly beautiful walk. It is suitable for all levels of fitness. You can walk the full track...More

Thank grims2016
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Lots to do and see but don't go past Jackmann & mc Ross battery point wonderful coffee, food, pastries, great staff, great service

Thank theresa t
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Margaret A
Apart from Wrest Point casino are there any 4 star restaurants in Sandy Bay?
13 January 2017|
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Response from Gary P | Reviewed this property |
i agree me wah is up there but expensive.