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Lunan Bay

Inverkeilor, Arbroath, Scotland
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Stunning beach

We visited Lunan Bay recently, intending to walk the length of the beach. However, it turned out to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Richard W
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

The walkway up to the sand was pebbled with dog poo, I mean every few steps. We have a dog - we... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Foremans Cottage is a stylish and sophisticated retreat on Lunan Bay Beach. It has been featured in many glossies and with its 3 bedrooms, one with ensuite roll top, drench showers, and open fireplaces and log burner, it is ideal for a romantic break, families and a get away from it all break. The beach at Lunan is idyllic all year round.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“car park” (25 reviews)
“great beach” (12 reviews)
“sand dunes” (25 reviews)
Inverkeilor, Arbroath, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We visited Lunan Bay recently, intending to walk the length of the beach. However, it turned out to be one of the sunniest and hottest days of the summer and we ended up sitting enjoying the view, followed by a gentle stroll along the water's...More

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The walkway up to the sand was pebbled with dog poo, I mean every few steps. We have a dog - we clean up after our dog. Think it's awful that such a pretty place is ruined by lazy dog walkers who don't pick up...More

Thank Roseyposey77
Reviewed 18 June 2017

took dogs on this beach twice during our stay plenty of space but few jelly fish about on second visit.

Thank rmgilbody
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Love visiting this beach anytime of the year but have to say that a sunny day is our preference. Long stretch of beautiful sand and delightful dunes to clamber up and down. Great spot for dog walking....do remember to pick up after your pooch. Even...More

Thank mouseybrown
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Got married on Lunan Bay and it was amazing. Beautiful sand and it feels like you are the only people on the sand. We got married in the rain but the sun came out and we were the only people on the beach. Twenty two...More

Thank Jumelle61
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I have visited a number of beaches in Scotland, both on the W and E coasts. Lunan Bay is along the E coast, 20min from Arbroaths, which is near Dundee. A semi-remote beach, which its own charms (though nothing like the remote beachs along the...More

2  Thank JensonLim
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Just had our 3rd visit to this fab beach. The sand dunes provide hours of entertainment for the kids, it's even worth bringing your sledges to make the descent faster. Although it's a relatively quiet location there's always something going on; a horse or two...More

Thank peapod19
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We have been going here for years. A gem of a beach. The scenery is breathtaking, the beach is so clean. You stand on the beach on a stunning sunny day and you are transported to an idyllic spot, tranquil, peacefull, just stunning. Go see...More

Thank Yvonne G
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Lunan Bay is a brilliant asset for Angus in that it's absolutely stunning. Just a few miles from Arbroath and Montrose it's worth a visit regardless of the weather. There is good parking facilities now and a cafe you can grab lunch. The bay itself...More

1  Thank Shagues
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We hadn't been in years. It's a bit of a drive for us, but well worth it. Easy to get parked (out of season, I imagine it would be busy on a hot summers day). Nice to see a cafe had been built since our...More

2  Thank ZoeBarrie
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Lisa L
21 July 2016|
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Response from Alan R | Reviewed this property |
It has glorious clean sandy shores but no, they are not pink
16 July 2016|
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Response from Steven F | Reviewed this property |
Only restriction is the carpark is locked at night due to car loads of people turning up.........