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Mossyard Beach

Castle Douglas, Scotland
+44 1557 840226
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Secret Gem

Great little beach area off A75 just along the road from Auchenlarie Holiday Park. Make sure you... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Scottish_Oracle
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Larkhall
beautiful little beach full of shell's

We visited here in the middle of the heat wave in june18, it was 28 degrees on the day the beach is... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
theparkertrips
,
Swindon, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“rock pools” (9 reviews)
“car park” (25 reviews)
“lovely beach” (5 reviews)
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Castle Douglas, Scotland
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+44 1557 840226
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"rock pools"
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"car park"
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"lovely beach"
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"working farm"
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"clean water"
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"plenty of space"
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"worth a visit"
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"dumfries and galloway"
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"honesty"
in 13 reviews
"shells"
in 8 reviews
"tide"
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"box"
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"toilet"
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"rocks"
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great little beach area off A75 just along the road from Auchenlarie Holiday Park. Make sure you pay it a visit.

Thank Scottish_Oracle
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited here in the middle of the heat wave in june18, it was 28 degrees on the day the beach is stunning, small only very few people on it there were lots of rocks to explor the rock pools as well but also the...More

4  Thank theparkertrips
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The beach was accessed down a farm track and a £2 donation is asked per car. There’s is a toilet there too. The beach is tidy, although people do light fires in the rocks for cooking. The tide was going out when we were there...More

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Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

Found this place while on a long weekend away with the wife and dog. It’s a fairly small beach, lots of rocks, loads of rock pools, very sandy with loads of shells. There’s a small car park that costs £2 all day, there’s a small...More

4  Thank NorthernFox70
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful quiet spot. Great for the dog to run around on, breath-taking views around the coast. Worth a visit

1  Thank Amanda B
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Fantastic beach, dogs loved it. At the junction before the beach, take the left fork through the farmyard and follow signs to the beach

2  Thank Sue B
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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We were there for a few hours late afternoon. Very busy beach. Had a good wee carpark for a small fee. Toilet at carpark too. Few minute walk from carpark to beach. Lovely sandy beach with plenty of space to play ball games. Some folk...More

1  Thank panners from Scotland
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Delightfully refreshing wee place all staff and owners and also visitors are very helpfull and friendly if u want good scenery and peace and quiet this is were it's at John

Thank John J
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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Mossyard beach is a little hidden gem. Totally gorgeous and unspoilt. I used to come here on family holidays as a small child and it's been 35 years or so since I was last here. Nothing has changed and for that I am so glad....More

Thank Tracey E
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We come here every time we visit great little beach with rock pools and plenty of shells. Toilet in the car park. Wouldn't swim personally but plenty do

1  Thank Amsmum
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dvdsant
21 March 2018|
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Response from John J | Reviewed this property |
you can fish from the rocks when tide out equally when hide in John is quite a helpfull chap Joanne equally
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