Find the nearest Beaches in The Scottish Highlands

Planning a trip to the The Scottish Highlands coast and looking for where the nearest beach is, our beach lists will help you discover the nearest beach to me.  Then for each beach, we will answer questions around location, rural or town, sandy or pebble, rockpools, tide times, weather forecast, dog restrictions, bathing water quality, closest beach cafes and provide general information on the beach and its facilities.

When on a beach page use our tools to search nearby The Scottish Highlands seaside towns and the surrounding coast for things to see and do or places to stay and eat.

If you are looking for an award-winning beach then you can browse our Blue Flag lists or Seaside Award lists.

Finding the right beach in The Scottish Highlands is easy – simply explore the beach links below, to find the closest hit the jump to my location compass or use the search bar to plan where your next The Scottish Highlands beach visit should be.


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    Torrisdale Beach

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    Red Point Beach

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    Thurso Bay Central Beach

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    Polin Beach

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    Shandwick Bay Beach

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    Nairn Beach

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    Rosemarkie Beach

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    Melvich Beach

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    Achmelvich Bay Beach

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    Sango Bay Beach

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    Gruinard Bay Beach

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    Helmsdale Beach