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Peace and Tranquility

Maybe being slightly bias as I have been coming to Machrihanish Beach for many years but if you... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Huge beach, perfect for long coastal wander

Beautiful remote beach with great views over to Islay & Jura. Amazing sunsets a speciality. Best of... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Glasgow Scotland
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B843, Machrihanish, Scotland
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Maybe being slightly bias as I have been coming to Machrihanish Beach for many years but if you visit Kintyre it's a must visit. Absolutely spotless compared to other remote beaches and goes for miles and miles with massive dunes as you walk towards Westport...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

Beautiful remote beach with great views over to Islay & Jura. Amazing sunsets a speciality. Best of all, there's a great wee pub at the end of it!

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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

A long Sandy beach lapped by the warm currents from the Atlantic with stunning views towards Northern Ireland, Islay and Jura. The weather can flip in a moment from sunny to pouring rain to a howling gale and back again... And this can all happen...More

Thank Paul_SGH
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Breathtaking stretch of beach. It’s so lovely to walk along and watch the surf rolling in. It’s a place of special interest with spectacular views to the islands.

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Stunning in every way. We walked across the golf course to get to it but was worth the walk. Beautiful sandy beach and very secluded

Thank ShellBelle87
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We visited on a lovely sunny day and had a long walk out along the bay. This is a beautiful beach with stunning views across to Islay and the Paps of Jura.

Thank fmck49
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Beautiful, wide, flat, sandy beach. Great for picnics, football, cricket, kite-flying, rock-pooling (at the golf club end). Barely anyone there mid August.

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

This beach offers rewarding views mike upon mile of foot friendly soft sand. Such a great place to exercise and contemplate nature. Would love to visit more often

Thank Firstian
Reviewed 15 May 2018

It's a beautiful beach just next to the Golf Course. Unfortunately, there was heavy rain and wind when I was there so I didn't see very far. But it was still relaxing to walk along the beach and watch the waves.

1  Thank Martina1888
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Couple of places for parking close by, then pretty level walk onto the beach across the golf course. Huge expanse of gently sloping sands, with dunes behind that stretch for some distance. Clean, clear air (excepting the airport that is behind the beach, though only...More

2  Thank Gonelocal
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