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Mossyard Beach

Mossyard, Castle Douglas, Scotland
+44 1557 840226
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Rockpools and sandcastles

This beach was not far from the main road and the parking was near the beach. There was a toilet in... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2017
ssshadia .
Tranquil

What a find, a peaceful, secluded and sandy beach. Lacking facilities though so I recommend a... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
thefooddood
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
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“rock pools” (7 reviews)
“car park” (19 reviews)
“lovely beach” (3 reviews)
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Mossyard, Castle Douglas, Scotland
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+44 1557 840226
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Reviewed 9 June 2017

This beach was not far from the main road and the parking was near the beach. There was a toilet in the car park but no other facilities so bring everything you need. It was a bit chilly when we went but we came prepared....More

Thank ssshadia .
Reviewed 2 May 2017

What a find, a peaceful, secluded and sandy beach. Lacking facilities though so I recommend a picnic and of course a car.

Thank thefooddood
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Clean, sheltered secluded perfect for familys, car park then short walk to the beaches, rocks and tides are to be watched with small children but if your sensible a day spent with a picnic here would be a perfect day

Thank Elaine T
Reviewed 21 March 2017

This is a real gem of a place...children, adults and groups can go here and enjoy space. In summer it is still never crowded and there is always room on the beach.

1  Thank soljake
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I have been to this lovely little beach a number of times, it is great for famiies, though there is no close cafes or shops. you need to bring picnic foods with you as well as towels and something to sit on, then all you...More

1  Thank Mary Alice B
Reviewed 3 February 2017

This stunning beach might be a little out of the way but it is well worth a visit. Lots of quiet places to sit and views across of islands and blue clean water. Signs of otters but didn't get to see any sadly.

1  Thank bac2thesun
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The beach is excellent lovely views and clean there's a box two quid for a car but worth a visit you have to drive slow cows on path but it worth to wait

1  Thank Brianwalke
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Interesting drive to car park thriugh the farm, had to wait a few times for the cows to move from gateways, not your usual trip to a beach but very entertaining the beach itself is lovely & clean, had a lovely walk with dog you...More

1  Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely beach,very clean have spend many days here with family and the dogs,gorgeous scenery,parking available and toilets at car park

Thank samfa86
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Gorgeous, unspoilt beach but make sure you check the tide tables before you go. Note that there are no toilet/cafe facilities. It's a few miles from Gate house of Fleet where there they are available so that's worth keeping in mind.

Thank Samantha I
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