We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Sunny Spring Day

It was a great day for a walk along the beach. A light breeze from the sea, few people about... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
platypus150
,
Melbourne, Australia
Beautiful beach, great all times of year

Beautiful beach and easy to get to. Two playgrounds nearby and a few eating options if you don’t... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
Janine C
,
Melbourne, Australia
Read all 12 reviews
All photos (28)
All photos (28)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good25%
  • Average25%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“beach goers”(2 reviews)
“pavilion”(2 reviews)
“seashore”(2 reviews)
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
22°
11°
Mar
18°
Apr
15°
May
Contact
Between Thompson Street and Bayview Street, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
Website
+61 478 416 004
Call
Improve This Listing
Recommended experiences in and around Williamstown
from US$25.95
More Info
from US$25.95
More Info
from US$25.95
More Info
from US$90.10
More Info
Reviews (12)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveler rating
6
3
3
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
6
3
3
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews beach goers pavilion seashore parks suburb west toilets melbourne
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a popular beach as there is not much else west of melbourne so close to the CBD.The sand is relatively clean and the beach relatively safe. On a hot sunny day parking can be limited.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 29 October 2018

It was a great day for a walk along the beach. A light breeze from the sea, few people about, although there were dog walkers and cyclists nearby. Plenty of clean yellow sand. Summer cannot be far off.

Date of experience: October 2018
3  Thank platypus150
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Beautiful beach and easy to get to. Two playgrounds nearby and a few eating options if you don’t bring your own picnic. Gets busy on summers days but probably still more pleasant than the beaches closer to the city like St Kilda

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Janine C
Reviewed 16 April 2018

This beach is always packed in summer as beach goers enjoy coming here and you have plenty of parking and also food to go and get and there is parks across the street and also has showers and toilets nearby and very enjoyable place to...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank R8118MZmaryp
Reviewed 7 February 2018

On our way down to Geelong, Torquay and Bells Beach off the M1 Princess Freeway on the western flank of Port Phillip Bay the Poss. and I are passing through beach side suburbs and surf lifesaving clubs. My three children are all competent swimmers but...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank JosephPaterniti
Reviewed 19 January 2018

This beach is relatively unknown compared to those on the East side of the Bay. It has a wide expanse of clean sand, is protected at each end by breakwaters, has toilets and showers at each end, and quite a few food sources nearby.

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank platypus150
Reviewed 16 November 2017

nice length of beach with a nice wide walkway to accommodate all beachgoers. Plenty of parking and little food outlets along the foreshore. Parks are opposite the beach to picnic if sand is not your thing.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Michele P
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Nice, clean seashore with plenty of sand & bay views. Enjoyed great coastal walk included bather's pavilion, grand old bandstand, cricket oval & Timeball Tower.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Arthur B
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Willaimstown Beach has a goodarea of sand to swim with some rocks to the north east end but overall a pleasant place. The Esplanade is fairly bare and treeless and does offer a great deal. but it probably is the best beach in the western...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

A great area to enjoy the sea breeze (or stiff wind) sandy shore and water views. Walk further along the rocky coastline to grassy areas, children's playgrounds, public toilets and places to watch the water birds. Lots of people exercising their dogs.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank ArkBright
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Middle Park Hotel
280 reviews
5.76 km away
The Prince Hotel
30 reviews
6.23 km away
Novotel Melbourne St Kilda
2,566 reviews
6.24 km away
Novotel Melbourne South Wharf
214 reviews
6.25 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 128 nearby restaurants
General Food Co
69 reviews
.47 km away
Steam Packet Hotel Restaurant
90 reviews
.43 km away
Ms Kim
30 reviews
.49 km away
Sangam Tandoori
46 reviews
.44 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 61 nearby attractions
Williamstown Botanic Gardens
158 reviews
.50 km away
Commonwealth Reserve Williamstown
31 reviews
.49 km away
Hobsons Bay Visitor Information Centre
24 reviews
.58 km away
Point Gellibrand Heritage Park
26 reviews
.65 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Maria H
26 November 2017|
Answer
Response from Oldjack | Reviewed this property |
If you drive from Ferguson Street via Douglas Parade under the West Gate Bridge and continue it will be about 6.5 to 7.0 Kilometers depending on where in Yarravile you intend to go.
1
Vote