Cruden Bay Beach is sandy and has a lot of room as it’s a very long beach with the ruins of Slains Castles at the top giving you a good Read more [...]
Planning a trip to Aberdeenshire and looking for the nearest beach. Aberdeenshire has over 200 km of unspoilt coastline offering beautiful, often deserted, beaches ranging from long stretches of sand backed by dunes to dramatic cliffs with rock and shingle beaches.
Collieston beach is sheltered by the harbour wall within the former fishing village of Collieston.
The towns of Banff and Macduff lie opposite each other within Banff Bay, separating them is the estuary of the River Deveron. The beach at banff is shingle and rocks Read more [...]
The beach itself is famous for its golden sand and its long curved length between the harbour (Footdee) and the River Don’s mouth. The beach suffers from erosion of the Read more [...]
Footdee Beach is a sandy beach at the harbour end of the main Aberdeen beach. Footdee is known to the locals as “Fittie” – is a small village at the Read more [...]
Lunan Bay beach, a 1 mile stretch of sand with dunes separated in the middle by Lunan waters. The beach is popular with surfers, horseriders and fishing.
St. Cyrus beach, a long and wide beach with nature reserve.
Stonehaven beach, sand/rocks/harbour. The town of Stonehaven with sandy beaches and harbour.
Balmedia Country Park Beach is a 16 km sandy beach near Aberdeen where water sports like kite surfing and swimming are popular. The beach area has large sand dunes attracting Read more [...]
Fraserburgh (Philorth) beach is sand. Popular with families and notable for the impressive dunes. Popular with surfers and divers.
Peterhead Lido Beach is the most sheltered of Aberdeenshire’s many sandy beaches as it is inside the inner harbour of Peterhead’s offshore supply base and just a short walk from Read more [...]
Hackley Bay is one of those hidden beaches well worth a visit, the beach is backed by dunes and sheltered by cliffs. The area is also known as Sands of Forvie, Read more [...]