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Balmedie Beach

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Balmedie, Aberdeen, Scotland
+44 1358 742396
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terrible beach i would rather be in hell

rain was the only thing we saw after 20 mins of sun and we waited in our cars for an hour and it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Agadez, Niger
Balmedie Beach Visit

Balmedie Beach is a lovely place to visit with miles of good clean sand and sand dunes. There is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Macnab H
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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A stretch of sandy beach north of the city.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sand dunes” (105 reviews)
“beautiful beach” (49 reviews)
“car park” (49 reviews)
Balmedie, Aberdeen, Scotland
+44 1358 742396
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Reviewed 1 week ago

rain was the only thing we saw after 20 mins of sun and we waited in our cars for an hour and it was sun again until a half hour

Thank oogabooga2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Balmedie Beach is a lovely place to visit with miles of good clean sand and sand dunes. There is good free car parking available and boardwalks to make the walking easier. It is also dog friendly and lots of folks take their dogs for runs...More

Thank Macnab H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice longe walk , adorable seals but if you meet them wave from a distance and continue in your way I think they are afraid .. will visit again and again if I went back to Scotland

Thank AlshimaaAbdelsamad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This beach is well worth visiting the sands and the dunes are spectacular. Ample payable parking which is close to the sands. Very quiet area near the city.

Thank Gerrarder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love this beach, you can walk along the beach, paddle in the sea, surf in the sea, run along the beach, sand sledge down the beautiful sand dunes, it’s so wild, so beautiful and worth visit after visit after visit

Thank cubbyb
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We went in a sunny day for a bbq. It's plenty of dunes and amazing spots. It also has tables and spaces for doing a bbq. Lots of space for the car as well.

Thank AlbaBelmar
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

A great beach. More for walking than siting. 20 mins from Aberdeen and well worth the drive out. Could do with more facilities

Thank GJ730
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

One of the most beautiful places in the world. When family and friends get together for a beach now and the sun is out no better place to be than balmedie.

Thank smudge6822hills
Reviewed 29 September 2017

What a lovely beautiful piece of heaven on Earth, especially with the seagulls. Get on your hiking shoes (or anything comfy, really), and be sure to check the weather forecast to have a blast!

Thank jonharichman
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Big beach and plenty room to swing a cat and go dogging Weather a bit poor near here as its next to northsea.

Thank Athol I
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