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Reviewed 1 week ago

Miles of endless white sand, beautiful turquoise water in good weather, and spectacular views of the North Harris hills. It's at the end of a single-track road (with passing places). There is a car park (and toilet block) but the car park fills up rapidly...More

Thank Alesius1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This has got to be up there as the most beautiful beach you could ever find. Even on a wet and windy day it is a special place but in the sun you wont find a more beautiful place.

Thank macleodScotland
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most beautiful beaches of the Scotland with sand for miles. A wonderful place to visit even if the weather is too cool for a nice beach day. It's a must see.

Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing on a sunny day. Even in July, bracing in the breeze. Definitely need a wet-suit for more than a quick dip in the gorgeous looking water.

Thank John T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Gorgeous beach, never crowded, the colour of the water is amazing. Truly worth a visit. Weather was kind at our visit but would love to experience this in all its moods.

Thank Ruth R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just too good not to visit if on Harris. Paradise! Good parking and a short walk to a vast empty beach. Toilets by the parking.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

A wonderful beach to visit. Miles of pristine white sand and very few people around. Views are out of this world and facilities are very good indeed. Whether you want to be active or just sit and stare, this is the place to be.

Thank hewittsmenswear
Reviewed 1 week ago

To me the best view in Scotland .. magnificent beach and then over the sound to the Island of Tarnasay to the mountains of North Harris .the light and mood is ever changing here you will not be able to pass it by .good access...More

Thank grahamhodgson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made the trip from Skye to Harris on the boat with the car and then toured around Harris. This place is simply stunning. An unspoilt gem - as is the island. Great to walk on the flat beach but it is the colour of the...More

Thank PatriciaDE24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Possibly the most beautiful beach in Scotland. Perfect white sand and turquoise water. It was almost surreal to see such a beautiful beach in my home country. Hundreds of tiny starfish were buried into the sand and the kids loved spotting them. Public toilets (a...More

Thank SmartFamily4
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dark t
27 June 2017|
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Response from poya005 | Reviewed this property |
Think a car is a must or bike ifyou are fit! saw many cyclists do the Hebridean way. not sure about buses but do a search on google for harris bus tours. did see a few bus tours at many points.😀
Jan M
16 April 2017|
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Response from davjo3 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at Borve about 15 miles North of Stornoway which was excellent. You have the choice of the hotel or a 2 bedroom cottage for self catering or eat at the Hotel, meals were amazing . Hope this helps x