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Cowes Beach

The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
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Safe beach for families

This is a really good family friendly beach which is not only close to the main shops but also... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Tistru
,
Melbourne
Perfect beach for families with young kids, and for convenience!

Cowes beach is a fantastic spot, and there is no shortage of visitors in the summer! It is shallow... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Elizabeth B
,
Melbourne, Australia
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“safe beach” (2 reviews)
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The Esplanade, Cowes, Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a really good family friendly beach which is not only close to the main shops but also close to Erewon Point which has a fantastic playground for kids. There is parking along the foreshore and plenty of options for families in relation to...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cowes beach is a fantastic spot, and there is no shortage of visitors in the summer! It is shallow enough along the sandy edge for even the youngest beachgoers to enjoy, it's a clean beautiful beach within a couple minutes walk from the main strip...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Cowes has a lovely beach with golden sand and calm blue water. We recently stayed in Cowes for 10 days and several times spent time overlooking the beach while we ate our lunch.

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Reviewed March 13, 2018

Visited on Monday 26th February. We parked nearby and went for a paddle, it's a safe beach on the northern side of the island fronting Western Port Bay, safe for families with small children. Afterwards we went for a walk on the Pier, it's main...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

We bought our fish n chips across the road and enjoyed them sitting watching boats and seagulls entertain us. A very pleasant day.

Thank John C
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

What a lovely beach! This place has everything you need for an easy beach day: Clean sand, mimimal waves, toilets, grassy area (with shade!), a handful of picnic tables, and the entire Cowes shopping area right behind you! There are even two distinct beach sections...More

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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Very nice beach and the sand is clear and soft! Spent a while on this beach whilst at Phillip Island. Bustling with activity!

Thank Cindrela11
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Great beach for families, with children of all ages. Water clean and shallow. Lovely for swimming. Can be alittle bit colder compared to the bay beaches. Toilets, park and picnic area nearby. The main shops and restaurants across the road. The only down sight was...More

Thank lenceto
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Safe beach, minimal waves, clean sand - and seagulls to feed. A nice grassy embankment for picnics or to just be in the sun. Enjoy. : )

Thank ShanghaiFamily1603
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Reviewed February 22, 2018 via mobile

Centrally located beach at end of Cowes main street. Has good beach areas either side of jetty. Love it

Thank JohnG3121
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