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Robinson Crusoe?

Wild long walk on a deserted beach .... ours were the only footsteps. Could walk for miles. Sorry... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2016
Derby, United Kingdom
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A great find

We were told about the beach at Ross whilst visiting Wooler and as we had to come back near decided... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2016
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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“sand dunes” (19 reviews)
“mile walk” (10 reviews)
Bamburgh, England
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Wild long walk on a deserted beach .... ours were the only footsteps. Could walk for miles. Sorry we did not see the seals but great remote beach

Thank avrilmooney
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We were told about the beach at Ross whilst visiting Wooler and as we had to come back near decided to drop in, so glad we did, a 10 min walk from where you can leave the car but so worth it, the sands are...More

3  Thank tandh2016
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Miles and miles of beautiful sandy coastline, very clean and hardly any people! A seemingly undiscovered little piece of paradise. Great for walking the dog.

Thank Nessie434
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Wonderful slightly hidden away beach which you are likely to have to yourself. Dog friendly and very peaceful. Recommended.

Thank Food_Lover186317
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I don't want to leave a review, because more people will find out where it is and spoil it. It's a long walk over dunes and through fences, but well worth it. No shops or amenities anywhere near, so take provisions and make sure little...More

Thank Random1977
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Searched for an ideal beach where our Labrador pup (5mths old) could experience the beach and we weren't disappointed, an amazing beach and even thou our pup was afraid of the sea he loved being off leash and with other dogs around enjoyed playing. The...More

Thank Shabnam S
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is my favourite place in the world whether a sunny summer day or a wild windy winter afternoon. It is so clean and there are very few people around, the white sands go on forever when the tide is out. Once you get to...More

1  Thank Caramac19
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Clean and secluded this beach is a perfect spot to set up camp and relax all day whist the kids have loads of room to run about, make noise and mess!

1  Thank ESTN1
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome! Well worth the trek to get there. Feels like your on a beach in Australia... We visited Holy Island the day before and even from there it looked beautiful, we knew we had to go!

1  Thank VMcDSE
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I suspect somewhere in the Caribbean or some remote expensive island there is a beach to rival this and good luck to those who can afford to visit it, but Ross Back Sands is by far the best beach I have ever been on. It...More

2  Thank MrMan57
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Response from nellyboot | Reviewed this property |
You won't find any official signs to indicate it, but it seems to be generally accepted that the north end of the beach is used by naturists. The first time I visited, I was chatting to one of the wildlife wardens who... More
11 August 2016|
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Response from Roozin | Reviewed this property |
It's signposted as a footpath near the cottages....a walk across the dunes straight to the beach....about 15 mins walk.
7 May 2016|
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Response from Julie E | Reviewed this property |
Head towards Elwick from Budle bay. Take the road right before the village signed posted Ross farm. Follow the road to the end and parkihg is on the verge. It's about a 20 minute walk from there but well signposted and worth... More