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A very great little bay

We were hear some years ago and as we returned to the island we were surprised tha the bay was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dave B
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Stunning views

This beach is located at the end of the public road on northwest Colonsay. It is a must-visit and... read more

Reviewed 15 May 2017
aberdeenangler
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were hear some years ago and as we returned to the island we were surprised tha the bay was still beautiful as ever with white sands and lovely blue sea . A great place to relax on a fabulous beach

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 15 May 2017

This beach is located at the end of the public road on northwest Colonsay. It is a must-visit and has tremendous views out to sea. Lovely white sand. Great place to go for a walk and just chill-out.

Thank aberdeenangler
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We had the wet suits and a wee boogie board and had great family fun on an amazing jewel of a beach. The dog also loved digging in the soft sand. Definitely the destination on Colonsay. Be ward there is only parking for about 6...More

Thank PaulGoodwin3
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This has got to be one of the most beautiful beaches in Scotland, which is saying something! We never tire of Colonsay, and Kiloran Bay.

Thank Caitlin H
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Large beach with easy access - if you have a dog probably best to park above the bay in the small car park and climb down to avoid the cattle in the field where there is additional parking. Be prepared to take your shoes off...More

Thank mcaleescook
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We visited in early Autumn but the views were still stunning. We saw a Golden eagle over the cliffs at the end of the beach. We enjoyed a walk over the headland to see "the Whale" and saw goats and lots of small birds before...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This is very beautiful but Colonsay is very remote (200-ish inhabitants). We only visited for the day as we were staying on Islay and so Colonsay is a bit too remote for me. My 2 companions however would visit again. I would visit Islay again...More

Thank Maggie G
Reviewed 10 September 2016

A real calendar picture, even when the sun is not shining. Beautiful clean sands and turquoise water. Tropical apart from the temperature. Be prepared for no facilities.

Thank IslandHoppers_13
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Just amazing , now one of my favourite places on the planet. Amazing views and very unspoilt location. Spent many happy afternoons here, great for families, safe for young children and you don't have to fight for a space to stretch out your blanket.

1  Thank yowiee
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely bay of golden sand and blue sea, with surfers, sand castles and highland cattle sitting by the freshwater stream. We sat on a bench overlooking the bay, dedicated to a deceased vicar " who loved God and his creations", his creations are on fine...More

1  Thank CathyGilman
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