Peninver beach sits by a small village situated on the east coast of Kintyre, to the north of Campbeltown. The sandy beach is located within Ardnacross Bay, with a view Read more [...]
Find The Nearest Beach Argyll and Bute
Planning a trip to the Argyll and Bute 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, beach cafes and provide general information on the beach and its facilities.
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Finding the right beach in Argyll and Bute 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 Argyll and Bute beach visit should be.
Helensburgh beach is a mix of sand and shingle on the north side of the Clyd. The beach is popular for kitesurfing and windsurfing with a small area of grass Read more [...]
Dunoon West Bay is a sweeping shingle beach backed by a promenade. A little confusing in its name is that the beach faces South into the firth of Clyde.
The beach at Saddell Bay is a sandy beach that can only be reached on foot from Saddell Castle and Saddell House. No facilities.
Dunaverty Bay is a crescent sandy beach on the south east coast of the Mull of Kintyre. Car parking, caravan park, toilets and a golf course nearby.
Kilchattan Bay beach sits alongside a small village on the southern tip of Bute. The beach is sandy and extends northwards from the village, that comprises of rows of fisherman Read more [...]
Ettrick Bay has a flat coarse sandy beach on the West coast of Bute and has some good views of Arran. The beach is a wide beach and approximately 1.7 Read more [...]
Machrihanish beach is a popular beach with surfers, 3 miles of sand backed by sand dunes located on the Mull of Kintyre. Facilities include parking, toilets, cafe and shops.
Claonaig is a small remote beach alongside the Claonaig ferry terminal. Small car park but no other facilities with the closest facilities being in Claonaig itself a few miles inland. Read more [...]
Ganavan Sands is a rural sandy beach just a few miles to the North of Oban. This is a nice couple of miles coastal walk out of Oban.
Carskey Bay is a sandy beach with some rocks and backed by sand dunes. No facilities other than a car park.
Kames Bay beach is a pebble and rocky beach with two piers. Parking on the road.