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Lunderston Bay

Cloch Road, Gourock PA19 1BB, Scotland
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Hidden Gem

Found this place by an absolute stroke of good luck. Scorching day and pulled in off the road on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Paddy K
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lovely dog friendly bay

Took our dog here whilst on holiday it was so dog friendly. There is a large grass area with picnic... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Louise M
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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Glasgow's nearest sandy beach! Lunderston Bay is a popular beauty spot for locals and visitors alike. Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park staff maintain the site with regular contributions from the Ranger Service based at the Greenock Cut Visitor Centre. Open all year with family adventure play area, views of the Cowal peninsular, coastal walks and plenty of grass alongside the shore to pop down a picnic blanket and indulge. Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park's only seaside attraction with FREE Parking, toilet open daily, Ranger Service, environmental education events and activities.
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  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Cloch Road, Gourock PA19 1BB, Scotland
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"garden centre"
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"across the road"
in 12 reviews
"toilet facilities"
in 6 reviews
"coastal walk"
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"picnic tables"
in 4 reviews
"lovely weather"
in 2 reviews
"clean beach"
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"free parking"
in 3 reviews
"grassy area"
in 3 reviews
"hot water"
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"lovely beach"
in 2 reviews
"sun was shining"
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"other places"
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"lots of space"
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"lovely place"
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"many years"
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"the river"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place by an absolute stroke of good luck. Scorching day and pulled in off the road on route to Largs. Nice little crowd of people and a snack van with ice cream kept everyone happy. Great little area with beautiful views over the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took our dog here whilst on holiday it was so dog friendly. There is a large grass area with picnic tables and a lovely beach area for children to play on and if you wish let your dogs go into the sea, we met a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I made a visit to this little beach and was taken aback with how beautiful it was and how close to Glasgow it was. I went with my wee boy and took my Mum and partner who had never heard of it. Clean beach, not...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lunderson bay is a lovely beach come park area. Not a lot of facilities but there are toilets and plenty of car parking. Lovely big beach area and plenty of space to run about etc. Lovely views of the river and pleasant walks towards inverkip....More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

Visited this beech after finding it on Google maps! Great wee gem of a place! The beach itself was very clean and picturesque. Lots of space, great views and not overcrowded like at Ayr Beech. There is also a large grassy area which is ideal...More

1  Thank SkotijosLietuvis
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CMRPManagement, Public Relations Manager at Lunderston Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review Skotijos. We'll be sure and pass on your compliments about the clean toilets to the beach attendant who works on site and maintains them.

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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Lunderston bay. Great day out at the seaside for family’s great walks along the waterfront, playing area for children, large grass area for playing games , nice beach with loads of small pools for looking and finding sea life. When the weather is good lunderston...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

It was looking its best when we arrived - the sun was shining, and a clean up operation had just finished. There are fantastic views here over the Clyde and beyond. It is a great spot for BBQ's, picnics (weather permitting) and kite flying. Have...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Great location with fantastic views and good toilet facilities and parking. There is also a good coastal path walk with views along the whole track leading into the Inverkip Marina. The whole area is well maintained and there are picnic benches and benches for sitting....More

Thank 711Alex
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Lunderston bay is nice place to go for a walk or perhaps a picnic on a sunny day. It has good views over the clyde. It can be quite busy on a nice day.

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

lovely place walk here daily, nice wee path which you can walk along to arrive at Inverkip. if you just want to sit and watch the water there are some seats, plenty of space, a grassy area and some sand leading down to the water...More

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There didn’t appear to be any barriers or gates on the entrance to the car park and its big enough that you could just park up at the end next to the toilet block without bothering anyone. Didn’t notice any homes in the... More
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