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Small beach but nice

Not a huge beach by australian standards but ok. Great for families and safe. Im an ex lifesaver so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jezza009
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Adelaide, Australia
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It is a nice beach. Very calm and not crowded

Noumea has great beaches, not crowded, white sand and clear water. I like Anse Vata. The only issue... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
agg1981
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Santa Clara, California
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a huge beach by australian standards but ok. Great for families and safe. Im an ex lifesaver so i highly recommend .

Thank jezza009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Noumea has great beaches, not crowded, white sand and clear water. I like Anse Vata. The only issue is that water is cold most part of the year.

Thank agg1981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm sure that other peoples will say this too, but it's a nice beach spoiled by the prevailing wind. If you want a day at the beach, go round the corner to Lemon bay, it's sheltered and much nice to sit and swim. Alternatively, go...More

1  Thank Flyer821808
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were unlucky to come at at time where we had a lot wind. It is not very protected so we couldn’t really enjoy the beach

Thank armotta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a lovely location and pleasant to walk along but nothing really special. The water temperature was disappointing, we had hoped that by the end of September the water would be warmer. We took the taxi boat across to duck island and did swim through...More

Thank Rachael951
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Locals spend time here, swimming, sunbaking or playing boules. Lovely location for a walk, views are spectacular

Thank Krysia P
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Le Promenade is the place to be if you want mix local culture with fine food & shopping. Be prepared to fork out big bucks though. Noumea is tres expensive

Thank Doc1964001
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Lots of eating places and shops near the main beach but head towards Chateau Royal past Level Roof restaurant for a better beach.

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 18 August 2018

Beautiful sandy beach surrounded by palm trees. Reserved and separate areas for swimming, sailing and boating. Kite surf friendly.

1  Thank Giampietro
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The bay at Anse Vata has a walkway just about its full length of over a kilometre. It's a lovely place to walk at any time of day, and is particularly popular in the late afternoon, when you can also stop and watch some of...More

1  Thank Lyndall B
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Dee K
12 July 2018|
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Response from Sheetsie | Reviewed this property |
Waaaaayyyy too far to walk. I did it but it took over an hour each way
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SusanPerera
1 November 2017|
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Response from RCee_CCee | Reviewed this property |
Once the ship is in port passengers are transported to the Cruise Terminal in Noumea's city centre. Here, there are several tours on offer ( cheaper than ship offers) as well as a small market upstairs of local handicrafts... More
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Monzapotamus
5 June 2017|
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Response from flashgordon2016 | Reviewed this property |
Book the Yellow Water taxi boat at Anse Vata, only takes 5 minutes from the shore to the Island.
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