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Long, well-maintained and clean beach just outside Melbourne, lined with markets, amusement parks and nightclubs.
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Jacka Boulevard | West St Kilda, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On a nice day, this is one of the nicer beaches in melbourne, but nothing in comparison to other beaches in Australia. There is always something going on there eg festivals. I never really feel completely safe though, and quite a few homeless people around,...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

One of the best, if not the best sunset that I see in my life, a very worth while visit to St Kilda beach. It is convenient as it is not far from CBD. Lots of parking places, Long beach thus not crowded. Lots of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The surrounding was very suburbs, less skyline, less urban tempo, more space. The beach was a highlight of the city of Melbourne, it is very rare that you could find a beach just few minutes away from a metropolis. There were a lot of gigantic...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the evening with the family here. The water is clean for a swim. And the the day we went the weather was excellent. Had a calm walk along the beach with wife. It is a lovely place to watch the sunset and the city...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank sarosh101
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in here on what we thought would be a nice quiet Thursday night, until were met by riot police on horse back and gangs of youths running amuck. Didn’t feel like a safe neighbourhood to be in. Perhaps it’s safer during the day?

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sandysmith44
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked along the sea front today and it was peaceful and beautiful. The sun was shining but there was a lovely breeze and although there were some people, there were not many between 9 and 10am. We believe this is because most of the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
5  Thank RuthA839
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit when you wanna just spend some time admiring the nature.. there are good eating joints, take a walk to the beach or explore the Sunday market (opens 10am to 4pm) its just 20 mins by tram (route 96) from southern cross.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Companion729002
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A nice piece of beach to walk on. Lot's of people playing sports. You can even see penguins at the big pier! Windy though...

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 329ergink
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is a must go place in Melborne no doubt, but it’s not the most beautiful beach around. There are plenty of things to do around, but alarmist always it’s quite busy, and l mean with people and events, so if you are looking for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Juliana L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely nice to see the beach but the beach itself isn’t anything remarkable. Sand and water without waves and very few shady areas nearby although there is a large grassed area if you want the sun without the sand. Nice for a dip and a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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16 October 2018|
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Response from MisterMichael6 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about that.. But if you have been staying at a hotel/motel in the area I'm sure they would look after it for you.. However there us baggage storage at Southern Cross Railway Station if you don't mind getting... More
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Response from MisterMichael6 | Reviewed this property |
I am thinking the Novatel it's a hotel on the esplanade and s short walk to the bridge.. Or there are plenty of air bnbs ...be careful if closing a motel as they are mostly dodgy in this area and a way from the beach... More
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5 September 2018|
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Response from 265raymondm | Reviewed this property |
If you are regarding a wedding proposal, then I highly recommend the pier or along the esplanade some beautiful spots there.
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