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Beautiful beach!

A beautiful beach in the north of Scotland about an hour north of Inverness just off the A9/NC500... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Robert W
Inverkip, United Kingdom
Beautiful Embo beach

This fantastic gem on the east coast of Scotland,two miles NNE of Dornoch,is a one of the most... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
beverly S
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
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All reviews caravan park lovely beach clean sandy beach hame pier grannies tide sunderland path
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

A beautiful beach in the north of Scotland about an hour north of Inverness just off the A9/NC500. Gently sloping beach with nice clean sand. Access is not obvious to new visitors...you need to drive into the Grannies Hielan Hame caravan park and take first...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robert W
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This fantastic gem on the east coast of Scotland,two miles NNE of Dornoch,is a one of the most lovely coastal walks we have ever done,we were lucky that the weather was warm and sunny.The views were spectacular and once away from from Grannie’s Hellan hain...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank beverly S
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Another quality, clean, large (if tide is out) beach to visit if in the Dornoch area. Easy access for grannies heilan home campsite, quieter than Dornoch beach, lovely views round the coast, perfect for families.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank simply_does_it
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful sparkling clean sandy beach. Miles and miles of deserted beach despite the scorching weather almost tropical would recommend

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Highlander197
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Absolutely beautiful breathtaking views lovely beach a real hidden gem in the Scottish highlands xxx

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 889nici
Reviewed 18 August 2017

To the person who found the old pier and thought that was the beach needs their head looking at.when you drive through the caravan park take a left and keep the Dornoch Firth on your right , find the public parking and fallow the path...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Mary C
Reviewed 26 June 2017

A lovely beach but hard to find! Look for the football pitch and then follow the mowed grassy path beside it down to the beach. Enjoy the wildflowers along the way. OR drive through Grannie's Heilan Hame caravan park to access the public parking lot...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank KHealyO
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

This gem of a beach could be anywhere in the world, whits sands and crystal clear blue water combined with amazing weather resulted in this place representing a Caribbean island!!

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Nuwavedave
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Parkdean Caravan Park better known as "Grannies Heilan Hame" we visited beach often. Sunsets and sunrises lovely.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Wityscreenname
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Stunning beach with lovely views both daytime and at sunset. Very clean - didn't see any litter at all. Great for a little walk.

Date of experience: September 2016
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26 August 2018|
Response from beverly S | Reviewed this property |
I know there is a Caravan and campsite sign near Dornoch which is nearby if that helps