Martyrs Bay Beach

Martyr’s Bay is the closest beach to the ferry with stunning views over to Mull.

The beach is a small white sandy beach on the east coast of Iona.

Cafe, Bar and Restaurant

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Martyrs Bay Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches at Isle of Iona, 30 beaches in Inner Hebrides, or check our list of Inner Hebrides Dog Friendly Beaches.

Visit Martyrs Bay Beach


(Get directions)

Martyrs Bay Beach Photos


7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 12.4℃ to 12.7℃ with wind speed 13.5 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Oct 01
Expect a temp in the range 11.6℃ to 12.8℃ with wind speed 12.7 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Oct 02
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 13.6℃ with wind speed 11.2 m/sec (W)
Monday, Oct 03
Expect a temp in the range 13.5℃ to 13.8℃ with wind speed 5.6 m/sec (SW)
Tuesday, Oct 04
Expect a temp in the range 15℃ to 15.6℃ with wind speed 11.2 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 11℃ to 13.2℃ with wind speed 9.2 m/sec (WSW)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 12.6℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 16.4 m/sec (WSW)

Isle of Iona weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Martyrs Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Martyrs Bay Beach is at Iona 0.80 km (0.49 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Fri 30 Sep
   Low Tide at 01:47 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 07:49 (Height 3.74m)
   Low Tide at 14:05 (Height 0.72m)
   High Tide at 20:04 (Height 3.73m)
Sat 01 Oct
   Low Tide at 02:28 (Height 0.94m)
   High Tide at 08:29 (Height 3.56m)
   Low Tide at 14:57 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 20:44 (Height 3.45m)
Sun 02 Oct
   Low Tide at 03:22 (Height 1.17m)
   High Tide at 09:18 (Height 3.33m)
   Low Tide at 16:05 (Height 1.23m)
   High Tide at 21:36 (Height 3.13m)
Mon 03 Oct
   Low Tide at 04:43 (Height 1.38m)
   High Tide at 10:35 (Height 3.12m)
   Low Tide at 17:37 (Height 1.43m)
   High Tide at 23:24 (Height 2.86m)
Tue 04 Oct
   Low Tide at 06:26 (Height 1.46m)
   High Tide at 13:26 (Height 3.16m)
   Low Tide at 19:21 (Height 1.45m)
Wed 05 Oct
   High Tide at 02:17 (Height 2.96m)
   Low Tide at 08:10 (Height 1.35m)
   High Tide at 14:40 (Height 3.42m)
   Low Tide at 20:58 (Height 1.26m)
Thu 06 Oct
   High Tide at 03:23 (Height 3.20m)
   Low Tide at 09:16 (Height 1.08m)
   High Tide at 15:31 (Height 3.71m)
   Low Tide at 21:53 (Height 0.99m)

Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

Where to stay ...

You may also like ...

In this 'you may also like' section we attempt to answer what else can I do? Here you have a list by order of being the closest some more beaches, things to see and do, places to eat and upcoming events.

Nearby beaches…

Something to see and do…

Some more seaside locations in Inner Hebrides