Cottesloe Beach, Cottesloe

If you want to know how good the lifestyle of many of Perth's residents is, head to Cottesloe Beach. Only 15 minutes from the city center, this 1.5 km (1 mi) expanse of golden sand meets clear Indian Ocean water ideal for swimming, snorkeling, and surfing. Enjoy a picnic and watch a game of cricket on the grass of the nearby Cottesloe Esplanade. The town of Cottesloe has a slow pace, but also plenty of restaurants and cafes where you can sample fresh seafood specialties. Plan to see Cottesloe Beach and other attractions that appeal to you using our Cottesloe itinerary planner.
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  • Crystal blue water, low waves, good sheltered swimming for kids and grassed area for sunbathing and picnicking. Plenty of cafes, pubs and restaurants close to the beach. Well maintained cycle/running ...  more »
  • Caught the train from Fremantle to reach this beach then made the 5-10 minute walk to the beach. It was very busy when we arrived considering the water was really cold and few people were in the sea. ...  more »
  • Although at times a bit busy or windy, this beach is a must see in Perth. Come between 12pm and 3pm for the best sun and temperatures. Great amenities (hotels, shops, gelato, food) and a beautiful bea...  more »
  • Love this of the best in the city.very lively and beautiful .have many cafes and restaurants and playground for kids.
  • One of best beaches in Perth
  • Love it. Beautiful clean white sandy beach. Tons of grassed areas for picnics. Cool clean water to swim in. Life guards in attendance. Public toilets and plenty of cafes near by.
  • One of the best and beautiful beach of perth metro area
  • Very nice beach, lots of place to dine nearby .... Hard to find parking for the car special on the weekend.

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