Doonfoot beach is also known as Greenan beach and is a sandy beach with some rocks. Parking near the beach.
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Culzean beach is a small sandy beach where access is on foot with parking, toilets and shop within the Culzean country park.
Croy beach also known as Maybole shore,is a long sandy beach with plenty of room for everybody. Popular with windsurfers and land yachters. Car parking available by the beach.
Craig Tara beach is a long sandy with rocks and the beach is backed by a holiday park. Car parking.
Brodick is the second-largest village (after Lamlash) on the Isle of Arran overlooking Brodick Bay. Brodick Bay south shore has a narrow band of sand, mixed grass, rock and shingle. Read more [...]
Blackwaterfoot is small village with a harbour overlooking Drumadoon Bay. The beach is a large flat sandy beach and is popular for horse riding.
Barassie beach is a sandy beach backed by grass areas to the north of Troon Harbour and has views of the Firth of Clyde and the Isle of Arran. The Read more [...]
Ayr South beach is a large sandy beach between the River Doon to the south and the River Ayr. Facilities include Parking, toilets and food outlets.
Boydston beach, also known as Ardrossan beach, is a sandy beach with a view across to Arran. Ardrossan has a harbour, shops and multiple options to eat something.
Newtown beach at Millport on Cumbrae Island is a beach of sand in a sheltered bay harbour and old pier.
Seamill beach a small sandy beach with some rocks backed by a grassy area.
Whiting Bay is a beach with a mixture of sand and pebbles, with some good rock pools to explore. Parking available but all facilities in Lamlash village.