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Quiet place to relax

Especially good for children to swim. Its' just a lovely place to sit, swim or just relax and enjoy... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Family swimming and boating.

A good all-weather ramp and netted swimming area with lovely grounds and clean amenities. Plenty of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greater Newcastle, Australia
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1 week ago
“Quiet place to relax”
2 weeks ago
“Family swimming and boating.”
Beach Rd, Nelson Bay, Port Stephens, New South Wales 2315, Australia
+61 2 4980 0255
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Especially good for children to swim. Its' just a lovely place to sit, swim or just relax and enjoy the views.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tla18
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A good all-weather ramp and netted swimming area with lovely grounds and clean amenities. Plenty of parking and shade.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank I9599KWandrewc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is by far my favourite beach. Picturesque, close parking, grass to sit on, clean toilets and fantastic for swimming. Very safe for children as it are no waves and it doesn’t drop off. The kids can safely paddle in the shallows while the adults...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank rainmaker_9
Reviewed 7 October 2018

My daughter and I had a lovely time at this sweet little calm beach! Our highlight was getting up close to about eighteen handsome and majestic pelicans. One of them particularly loved posing for us! Highly recommended if you love pelicans. We also saw a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
7  Thank Sarahceee
Reviewed 4 September 2018

One of the lovely spots by the water at Port Stephens area or the solo traveler or families with small children because of play equipment

Date of experience: November 2017
6  Thank ananta289
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Clean open and picturesque. Lovey area for picnics,relaxing, walking. Boat ramp nearby as well a general store. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Keith B
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our walk at Little Beach from the marina. The pelicans are so much fun to watch and photograph. Daughter enjoyed the play structure.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank AllyG99
Reviewed 6 May 2018

What a great little walk after a nice meal. Stroll along the water and take it all in. Looks like a safe place for a dip, and peaceful.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sheldon P
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Little Beach is an easy walk from many of the rental houses and apartments in the area. Very child friendly.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Robbie6633
Reviewed 23 April 2018

great beach for little kids the cafe on the beach leaves a lot to be desired wouldnt buy there again

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Peter R
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Shay M
6 July 2018|
Response from Sheldon P | Reviewed this property |
It's about getting away from a lot of people, having some time and space to yourself. When we were there, only one other couple was there - quite nice to purdy much have the place to ourselves