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Merewether Baths

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Henderson Parade, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
+61 2 4974 2000
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The biggest ocean pool ever!!

Guys this has to be the biggest ocean pool ever. It must be 80m wide by 30m in length. The ocean... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Fran H
,
Sydney, Australia
via mobile
A good alternative to swim if the waves are too big

The baths are very clean (cleaned every week) and not over crowded. The view is amazing, highly... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2018
camille c
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Montreal, Canada
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  • Very good27%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“huge pool” (4 reviews)
“change rooms” (11 reviews)
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Henderson Parade, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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+61 2 4974 2000
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Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Guys this has to be the biggest ocean pool ever. It must be 80m wide by 30m in length. The ocean is super clean. Today we even saw dolphins 🐬 🐬 swim in the ocean nearby. From one angle of the pool, there is a...More

Thank Fran H
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Reviewed 4 July 2018

The baths are very clean (cleaned every week) and not over crowded. The view is amazing, highly recommend for a dip!

Thank camille c
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Lots of parking Plenty of space for swimming always clean lots of seating Fantastic for late afternoon swims in summer Perfect to meet up with friends

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Reviewed 19 June 2018

This is a great place for the kids to swim and adventure around the rock pools - its a pretty busy spot in the summer, so best to get there early.

Thank kelliemclean25
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

The politicians who made this amazing set of pools a reality, deserved to be congratulated. Finally some pollies got something right!

Thank Rob L
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Immaculate pools. Great spot to swim - both for the serious sportsperson and the kids. Excellent views up and down the coast.

Thank OscardaPadre
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

A wonderful spot by the beach which provides a safe environment for a swim in an ocean baths. Whether it’s abut paddling in the shallows or teens jumping into the main pool, it covers all comers!

1  Thank Neale M
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Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Great spot to take the family especially with young kids. Parking is the only downside on hot days it can be a bit difficult to get a spot. Then have to be concious of parking time frames once you get one. The ambience of the...More

Thank Shaun H
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Very nice. This is amazing. Great spot for all the family to enjoy. Easy access. Certainly a must to visit. Even a walk too,

Thank Andree M
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

There are 2 separate pools - one is for children and shallow ( although it does get deeper on one side) and the other is deeper. There is a defined section for lap swimmers , which is down the southern end at the numbered blocks....More

4  Thank _janmorgan175
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leesasomerville
19 December 2017|
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Response from 775traveller | Reviewed this property |
Swim anytime, they definitely don't close unless they are draining it for cleaning . I've been late at night during a hot summer Newcastle night and it was packed.
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