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Lovely sand for our dog

We went a couple of times and our young Labrador had a wonderful time galloping across the sand... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2018
Robin B
Just stunning

Loved this little cove with a nice sandy beach ideal for kayaking surfing and just swimming. Bit a... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2018
David J
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Wales, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 January 2019

Trip Advisor, please merge the two, there is only one ACHMELVICH BEACH, and people shouldn't be allowed to just rename things this way!

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank SorchaUB
Reviewed 25 November 2018

We went a couple of times and our young Labrador had a wonderful time galloping across the sand - and occasionally into the sea, even though it was a tad chilly

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Robin B
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Loved this little cove with a nice sandy beach ideal for kayaking surfing and just swimming. Bit a a walk from the car park to the beach but well worth it when you arrive. ( unless there is a shorter way I didn't find) Truly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank David J
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Lives up to the claim as being one of the best beaches in the country - certainly Scotland. NC500 travellers are missing a trick if they don't stop off here.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jim W
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here as clachtoll was shut. Beach is stunning. Campsite is ok. Night we stayed was near 50 mile hour winds...dont think many slept 😅. Toilets are ok as are showers but its bit chilly..no heating. Gets a FAIR rating

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank yvonne2912
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Just a short detour off the B869, and with decent parking, this is an att active bay with a lovely white sand beach and gently shelving, turquoise blue water. It was very clean when we visited and is a lovely spot.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 4 September 2018

There is a small public car park here and a toilet nearby. The ranger's hut is very informative and great for kids. They can borrow the dipping nets to go rockpooling and learn all about the local ecology through the displays. The beach features sugar...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bluebelliedtoad
Reviewed 19 June 2018

A tricky road for our campervan is rewarded by a wonderful beach and colorful sea. Stunning coastline.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DEPC
Reviewed 13 June 2018

A relatively quiet beach which is easily reached by car or on foot from Lochinver. There is a smallish caravan site but this is well obscured. The water is in sunshine a beautiful azure blue reminiscent. of the Bahamas, but not it has to be...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank davidw21133
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Worth checking it out.. just follow the road ....you can't miss it ! :) Plenty of space to park and then just walk .. bring your camera and a pair of binoculars .. loads to see ...

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Caroline A
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