Sandy Bay, Hobart

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Known as one of the city’s most prestigious areas, Sandy Bay faces the Derwent River and features several popular beaches. The area is dotted with quaint houses and small shops selling a variety of locally-made products. You can also take advantage of a number of playground areas, set up specifically for families with small children. Spend some relaxing time walking along the water, and enjoy picturesque views of boats as they come and go. The bay is accessible from Battery Point by a popular sculpture-walk, which features artwork based on the history of the region, as well as numerous peaceful picnic spots where you can rest and reflect. Put Sandy Bay into our Hobart road trip app and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • A quiet and spacious neighborhood, each house has its own characteristics and aesthetic design. Walking in this neighborhood is a very pleasant experience.  more »
  • Sandy Bay enjoys beautiful large historic homes with magnificent water side views where many of the rich early settlers are likely to have lived. It is only a 20min walk to Salamanca market/art galler...  more »
  • I liked the beach near the Sandy Bay. There were several boats enjoying their ride. We could see the town and mountains quite clearly. This was a great hike and we enjoyed it. Wortwhile to see!  more »
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