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 [...]
Seaside Award beaches in Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom. Unlike the Blue Flag beach award, each country also has its own seaside award to signify a good standard of beach and facilities. The awards evaluate a beach on water quality, information displays, environmental management, safety and services.
Below we list the current Aberdeenshire beaches that hold a Seaside Award.
Collieston beach is a small sandy beach sheltered by the harbour wall within the small former fishing village of Collieston. The beach has the harbour wall on one side and 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 [...]
Stonehaven beach sits within the harbour town of Stonehaven midway between Aberdeen in the north and Montrose in the south. The beach is within a half-moon bay and has all Read more [...]
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 beach is a 2-mile long sandy beach backed by sand dunes that stretches eastwards away from the fishing harbour. The eastern end is also referred to as Philorth beach after the Read more [...]
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 [...]
Inverboyndie beach is within Boyndie Bay to the eat of Banff. The beach is a long sandy beach backed by a grassy area at the car park. Facilities at the beach Read more [...]