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Peaceful and picture perfect

We had the beach to ourselves. It was a perfect sunny February day and the dogs had a great time... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Michelle M
Beautiful

Great beach... we visited in January, so no sun bathing! Really quiet and peaceful, stunning... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
darren1717
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Kent, United Kingdom
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“every corner” (4 reviews)
“clean sand” (4 reviews)
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Durness Highlands, Durness, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had the beach to ourselves. It was a perfect sunny February day and the dogs had a great time jumping around in the surf

Thank Michelle M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great beach... we visited in January, so no sun bathing! Really quiet and peaceful, stunning scenery and wildlife.

Thank darren1717
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing views around every bend. Beaches like you have never seen before with no people on them. Just walk for miles.

Thank Porscha44
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I think of Scotland you don't think of amazing beaches, but this is certainly one of the most amazing beaches I've seen in my travels. If you have made it to Durness, you have to visit the Durness Beach for its amazing view and...More

Thank Smplysublime213
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

A stunning beautiful beach that is almost empty. The water is similar in color and clarity, but not warmth, as the Aegean and the Caribbean. Be sure to visit the old church and graveyard that sits above the beach.

Thank MDFreqTvlr
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Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We was fortunate to stop here while driving the ring road around the highlands and I must be honest.. I did not expect to see something so Breath taking! Don't get me wrong, the whole experience was beautiful but I think because this beach was...More

Thank Rhiannon C
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Thats such a magical place. The beach is just amazing water is clear turquoise colour. People around are so friendly.. had a nice barbecue on the beach. You have to see this place

Thank Paulina N
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

We stopped in Durness on our tour of the Highlands and found the beaches to be stunning. The beaches are pristine and really spectacular for a quaint little village area.

Thank ntflady
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

I have been here on a few occasions, and it never fails to fill my heart with its beauty. If you are visiting top North of Scotland, this really is a place to visit, but please try and spend some time here, go for a...More

Thank helenmoore2015
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

Visited out of season, but beach & surrounding landscape really beautiful. Good car parking area across the road too.

Thank Jingsabove
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Response from Charles G | Reviewed this property |
Travelling north on the A9 there are some beautiful little harbours all the way up to Wick, notably Helmsdale, Latheron Wheel and Lybster, Sorry I cannot help with the Outer Hebrides asI have never been. Have fun
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